March 20, 2012

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Attorney General Talks About Hate Crimes at LGBT Safe Schools Conference

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 20, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

Holder spoke specifically about how the Justice Department is watching and prosecuting hate crimes, including the most recent baseball attack against two gay men in Dallas.Read More


RuPaul's Drag Race Recap Season 4, Episode 8

Filed by James Holmes | March 20, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

I'm going to treat this as I do the live blogging since this is my first time watching the episode. Timestamps are how many minutes into the show we are in case you feel like skipping around. Read More


GuiTARDIS Redux Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

Last week I gave you the guiTARDIS edition of "What You Need to Know," featuring the totally awesome Dr. Who customized guitar. The maker, Art Lew, wrote in to tell me what he has in store for the future.Read More


Jimmy Carter on Jesus & Same-Sex Marriage

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

In his new book, NIV Lessons From Life Bible: Personal Reflections With Jimmy Carter, the former President has an interesting aside about LGBT rights and says he favors marriage equality.Read More

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Silent March for Victims of GLBT Violence

Filed by James Holmes | March 20, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

The organizers of tonight's march to honor the victims of recent hate crimes in the DC area have updated the route and what they are calling on marchers to do. Read More


Charlize Theron Funny and Moving at HRC Gala in LA [Video]

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 20, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

Actress Charlize Theron was honored with the Ally for Equality Award at the HRC gala on Saturday night. She was funny - joking about Michael Fassbender's penis - and moving in talking about LGBT kids.Read More

Rewind: Santorum Endorses Romney

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

Remember back in 2008 when Rick Santorum endorsed Mitt Romney as a true "conservative?" Mitt Romney does....Read More


Indiana BMV Spokesman Fired Over Gay License Plate

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Just when you think Indiana's battle over a specialty license plate for LGBT youth couldn't get any more tawdry, the Bureau of Motor Vehicles steps up to the plate.Read More


NOM Endorses Civil Unions?

Filed by Bil Browning | March 20, 2012 | 9:11 AM | comments

"The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) today urged the New Hampshire legislature to pass HB 437, compromise legislation to restore civil unions for same-sex couples, and repeal same-sex marriage while protecting couples who have already been 'married'." -- From a...Read More


CA Dem Party Offers to Help Defeat Amendment 1 in North Carolina

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 20, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

I'm not sure I recall another time when a state political party has offered to reach out to another state to help defeat an anti-gay measure such as the proposed constitutional amendment in North Carolina.Read More