December 7, 2011


'Pregnant Butch' Comic Looks at Gender & Family Creation

Filed by Dana Rudolph | December 07, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

You're probably saying, "What would make today just perfect is a new comic about a pregnant butch lesbian." What? You're not? Well, you should be.Read More


TV Networks Fail to Broadcast Obama's Major LGBT Announcement

Filed by Viktor Kerney | December 07, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Yesterday, President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced the administration's new stance on international LGBT issues. So, you would think the networks would cover it, right?Read More


Ireland, Occupied

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 07, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

I keep an eye on news about Ireland's economy, because it's regularly held up as an example we should follow here. At least in the headlines. Read a bit deeper, and it's a different story.Read More


Kris Allen Sings 'Imagine' at Trevor Project Awards

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 07, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

In light of President Obama's memorandum on LGBT human rights and Sec. Clinton's extraordinary speech, here's a video of American Idol winner Kris Allen singing "Imagine" at the Trevor Project Awards event on Sunday.Read More

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The Value of Asking for What You Want

Filed by Mark S. King | December 07, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Wanting is not limited to children, my friends. But we might take a lesson from their transparency.Read More


Hungarians Win! European Penis Size Map

Filed by Bil Browning | December 07, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

I was originally going to title this post "Hungarians Have Huge Hardons" but then I did the conversion from centimeters to inches.Read More


Amber Heard & Zachary Quinto at Trevor Project Awards

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 07, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Amber Heard and Zachary Quinto gave emotional speeches on teen suicide at the Trevor Project Awards in Hollywood, December 4, 2011.Read More


In Defense of Affirming Christians

Filed by Mercedes Allen | December 07, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

This post is long overdue. When I decry some of the radical and unhinged rhetoric that comes from some people who use the Bible as their justification, I try to be clear that that these harms shouldn't be attributed to all Christians.Read More


Glee: Drinking in the Classroom from Red Solo Cups

Filed by Bil Browning | December 07, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

It wasn't that long ago that there was a brouhaha about the Glee cast singing a party song that glorifies drinking alcohol. So what gives with Glee and the alcohol references lately?Read More

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'Against Equality: Don't Ask to Fight Their Wars' Is Out!

Filed by Yasmin Nair | December 07, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

Our newest anthology of archival writing and images critiquing gay and lesbian investments in overturning Don't Ask, Don't Tell and militarism more broadly is now available.Read More


Starting Over at Asterisk

Filed by Bil Browning | December 07, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

I hope other former Cain supporters, and anyone who cares about the future of the tea party movement, will join me in backing Gary Johnson's candidacy. We took Herman Cain from an asterisk to the brink of the nomination, we...Read More

British Sailors Lipsynch Mariah Christmas Song

Filed by Bil Browning | December 07, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

Okay, this one is one tiny little step higher on the goofy Christmas video ladder. Instead of two manic dancers and a shaky handheld camera, we get the British crew of the HMS Ocean - set to arrive back...Read More