July 8, 2012

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Private Sexual Conduct Threatens Mountie's Career

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | July 08, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

The very foundations of the gay liberation movement can be found in the quest for sexual freedom. What's happening to Cpl. Brown flies in the face of the underlying values on which we as queer/LGBT people have built our successes, and it's just plain wrong.Read More


Pitch Perfect - I Think I Might Love You

Filed by James Holmes | July 08, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

I got around to seeing 'Magic Mike' last night, and besides all the eye candy - which was honestly not worth a $12 ticket - my favorite part was the trailer for the new movie musical, 'Pitch Perfect'. How have I not heard about this until now? Read More


Sliced Bread Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | July 08, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Eighty-four years ago, the Chillicothe Baking Company of Chillicothe, Missouri unveiled the "greatest forward step in the baking industry," giving us sliced bread. Here are several other things of great importance you ought to know!Read More


Mazel Tov! Rep Barney Frank Marries Longtime Partner Jim Ready

Filed by Bil Browning | July 08, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Representative Barney Frank became the first member of Congress to marry a same-sex partner yesterday when he tied the knot with Jim Ready at the Boston Marriott hotel in Newton, Massachusetts.Read More


Pro Sports Team Partners with Equality Illinois

Filed by Bil Browning | July 08, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

"This support from a major pro-sports team signals to fans and LGBT youth the diverse voices that embrace equality. When we have sports heroes and teams show their support, it takes the conversation away from politics." -- Equality Illinois CEO...Read More

Do You Really Eat Ethically?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 08, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Just because your meal is "organic" and "locally sourced," doesn't mean it's ethical. Take a look behind the kitchen door at what's really going on behind the scenes too....Read More


The Murky Future of a Partner's Transition

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | July 08, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

As his medical transition comes closer, I find that there's something that scares me more than the incipient roller-coaster ride of second puberty: the uncertainty of who he'll be when this is all over.Read More


On Coming Out & Activism

Filed by Mark Segal | July 08, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

On Monday I went to my Facebook page (MarkSegalPGN) and asked what I should write about this week. Most this round wanted a discussion of the need for celebrities like Anderson Cooper to come out. So I'll start there. Read More