April 11, 2012


If You're Homophobic...

Filed by Terrance Heath | April 11, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

Here's one for the the "Things We Didn't Need a Study To Tell Us" file: If you're homophobic, you're probably queer.Read More


Showtunes Sing-off: 'I Dreamed A Dream'

Filed by James Holmes | April 11, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Last weeks sing-off of "Rose's Turn" proved rather popular, so I am back again this week with another infinitely covered song - "I Dreamed A Dream" from Les Misérables. Read More


It's Not 'Gay Marriage' [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 11, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

One of the most interesting facets of the fight for LGBT equality has always been the linguistic connections to how people interpret our struggle. What else should you know other than the current marriage talking points? Here you go:Read More


Takano Promises to be Progressive if Elected to Congress

Filed by Karen Ocamb | April 11, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Takano believes that, unlike the visible suffering during Great Depression, today there is tremendous suffering "masked by the safety net." America, Takano said, is "in peril if we don't make the right decision. This is a huge fight over the course of our nation."Read More


Psychiatrist Robert Spitzer Retracts His 2001 'Ex-Gay' Study

Filed by Adam Polaski | April 11, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

This morning, a new piece in The American Prospect eviscerates the ex-gay movement's only supposed "evidence" that conversion therapy - "praying the gay away," if you will - is effective. Read More

MSNBC's Morning Joe Big Yucks About "A Transgender" In Miss Universe

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 11, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

Imagine my surprise this morning when listening to MSNBC's Morning Joe, when Joe started yukking it up about "a transgender" participating in the Miss Universe pageant.Read More


More to Life

Filed by Sara Whitman | April 11, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

I thought there was more. More to fucking life.Read More


Mouthing the Words

Filed by Bil Browning | April 11, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

"Senator Santorum is an able and worthy competitor, and I congratulate him on the campaign he ran. He has proven himself to be an important voice in our party and in the nation. We both recognize that what is most...Read More

Romney Wants the Pink Tie

Filed by Bil Browning | April 11, 2012 | 10:01 AM | comments

According to Buzzfeed, a "mole" at FOX leaked this video showing GOP candidate Mitt Romney "mocking" gays by saying he'd wear a pink tie. "He put on his best gay guy impression," says the site, but does he? I...Read More


Lillian Faderman: VIP Q Movie Pick

Filed by Jenni Olson | April 11, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Historians always have the best answers. Here's a fresh pick from Lillian Faderman.Read More