December 15, 2011


GOProud: The Walrus and the Carpenter

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

I've always known that the Republican asshats at GOProud have some fucked up priorities, but let me see if I have this right...Read More


CA Appeals Court Upholds Lesbian's Parenting Rights

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 15, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Of all the knock-down, drag-out fights for equal rights, the battle over who gets the children at the end of a same sex relationship is one of the most excruciating. Read More


Shit Gays (& Girls) Say

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Two videos have been making the rounds of queer blogs this week - Shit Gay Guys Say and Shit Girls Say. Knowing our audience, it'll be interesting to read the comments about the two videos.Read More

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8 Tips To Lower Holiday Stress [Rerun]

Filed by D Gregory Smith | December 15, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Feeling stressed and/or depressed lately? You're not alone. The holiday season is reported to be "problematic" for about forty-five percent of the general population, and there may be added concerns for LGBTIQ persons. Read More


Newt Gingrich: Traditional Marriage Super Ninja

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Is your marriage a little muddled? Let Newt Gingrich, the traditional marriage defending super ninja help you figure it all out!Read More


George Clooney Joins West Coast Premier of '8'

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 15, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

The American Foundation for Equal Rights announced Wednesday that human rights activist and Academy Award-winning actor George Clooney is joining the cast for the West Coast premier of Oscar-winner Dustin Lance Black's "8." Read More


Burned By the (Kindle) Fire

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 15, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

A couple of months ago, I mused about possibly getting a Kindle Fire. Ultimately, I ended up getting a Kindle Touch, and I'm glad I did.Read More


Refusing Universal Narratives: Andrew Haigh's Weekend

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | December 15, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Have I ever seen a movie representing contemporary gay male casual sex/dating culture that felt realistic? That I could relate to? I don't even know if that was something I was looking for, but then I saw Weekend, and I started to wonder.Read More


One War Down, One to Go

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's speech this morning to US troops in Baghdad officially marks the end of the Iraq war. Now if we could just wrap up that whole Afghanistan thing...Read More

Should You Send a Religious Xmas Card to Non-Christians?

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2011 | 9:49 AM | comments

The ladies of The View took on the topic of Christmas cards recently. Joy Behar says sending an explicitly Christian card to non-believers is like sending a 4th of July card to Queen Elizabeth or a Chanukah card to...Read More


The Republican Circus: Are We There Yet?

Filed by Bil Browning | December 15, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

"It's been so long since there was a Democratic incumbent in the White House that I forgot how completely goddamn boring primary season is when it's just a bunch of Republicans running around trying to out-stupid each other. Despite their...Read More