February 2, 2012


9th Circuit Says No to Release of Prop 8 Trial Tapes

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 02, 2012 | 6:30 PM | comments

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decided not to release the Prop 8 trial tapes, overturning the district court's earlier ruling that the public had a right to see the video recordings of the Perry v. Brown trial.Read More


Queering Greenpeace on a Boat

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | February 02, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

It's not every weekend you get to help save the earth and hang out on a brand-new trilevel 200-foot yacht, but due to a unique collaboration between Greenpeace and queer organization MIX NYC, I recently enjoyed this privilege. Read More

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Canadian MPs Snicker & Mock Trans Airport Screening Concerns

Filed by Mercedes Allen | February 02, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

Conservative MPs were allegedly openly snickering and disrespectfully mocking other politicians who support transgender rights. Read More


Mx Justin Vivian Bond: VIP Q Movie Pick

Filed by Jenni Olson | February 02, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Singer, songwriter and Tony-nominated performance artist Mx Justin Vivian Bond shared this VIP Q Movie Pick with us.Read More


Joan Rivers Smokes Pot

Filed by James Holmes | February 02, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

In this clip from a recent episode of Joan and Melissa: Joan Knows Best on the WE network, we see that Joan knows the best place to buy some weed--with a prescription in California.Read More


Michael Carroll Is Edmund White's Stroke of Good Fortune

Filed by Father Tony | February 02, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Stellar gay author Edmund White has suffered a stroke that has changed the daily routine he shares with his partner, writer Michael Carroll.Read More


Ellen & JC Penny: A PR Tempest in a Gay Teapot

Filed by Bil Browning | February 02, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

After the hate group One Million Moms announced they were calling on their supporters to replace Ellen Degeneres as their new spokesperson because she's a lesbian, GLAAD and gay bloggers sprang into action.Read More

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Do It: Occupy the HRC Manhattan Gala

Filed by Bil Browning | February 02, 2012 | 10:09 AM | comments

Talk about tone deaf... The HRC Manhattan gala dinner will honor Goldman Sachs. The Occupy Wall Street offshoot Queer Caucus has announced they will picket the event. I don't blame them in the least.Read More

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WA State Senate Passes Marriage Equality Bill

Filed by Bil Browning | February 02, 2012 | 9:13 AM | comments

Good news out of Washington state yesterday evening after the state senate passed marriage equality legislation by a 28-21 vote.Read More


Timothy Phelps of Westboro Fame Endorses Obama

Filed by Ed Team | February 02, 2012 | 8:30 AM | comments

"These people claim to be Christian, New Gingrich and Mitt Romney and some of them others. They aren't pure followers of Jesus Christ. I wouldn't trust [any] of them with a handful of change to go get me some bubble...Read More

Romney Gets Glitter Bombed

Filed by James Holmes | February 02, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

After being glitter bombed yesterday, Mitt Romney gives it the best spin I've yet to hear. Seems even he realizes that glitter can brighten any situation. With all the gel in his hair, I assume he'll be sporting the...Read More