July 17, 2012


Did the Boy Scouts Just Pull a Fast One on Anti-Gay Policy?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 17, 2012 | 6:20 PM | comments

The Boy Scouts of America announced today that they'd formed a secret committee back in 2010 to study whether or not to change their ban on gay scouts and leaders. The committee suggested the group keep their current discriminatory policy. I'm calling bullshit.Read More


Roasted Beets & Fennel Bulbs in Fennel Oil [VAAB]

Filed by James Holmes | July 17, 2012 | 4:15 PM | comments

I have been wanting to try this recipe for a long time. When I received both beets and fennel in my CSA share last week, I couldn't wait to get home and try it. Read More


Antigay Effort to Repeal California FAIR Act Fails - Again

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 17, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

For all the hell the Capitol Resource Institute and the Pacific Justice Institute put the California LGBT community through trying to repeal the LGBT history law, the California FAIR Act (SB 48), it's hard not to gloat over their third failure.Read More


West Virginia Rock Climbers are 'Sexy & They Know It'

Filed by James Holmes | July 17, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Yes. Gay people live in and visit West Virginia. And if you need more proof, check out this advertisement for the local rock climbing gear shop in Fayetteville - Water Stone Outdoors.Read More


Outfest: 'VITO' Clips, Interview with Director Jeffrey Schwarz

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 17, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Gay and AIDS activist Vito Russo thought it was critical that LGBT people understand the history of how we have been represented on film - which contributed to how society saw and treated us in real life.Read More


George Michael's New Dance Tune: 'White Light'

Filed by Bil Browning | July 17, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

From writing a song in April to recording it, creating a video, and releasing an entire album, George is obviously alive and kicking.Read More


Sheldon Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | July 17, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

How can YOU help cut Mitt Romney free from his sugar daddy, Shelly Adelson? Here's how (and several other useful snippets you need to know!)Read More

The Obama Ad Everyone's Talking About

Filed by Bil Browning | July 17, 2012 | 9:45 AM | comments

As soon as I saw this ad featuring Mitt Romney singing "America The Beautiful" while listing all of his overseas bank accounts yesterday, I said "This is the one that's going to make a difference." Apparently many other people...Read More


Gay Marriage Isn't a Good Time

Filed by Bil Browning | July 17, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

"There's just certain traditions that need to be upheld. I'll give you the other side of it, no it doesn't affect me, no it doesn't change my life. There's just traditions that need to be dealt with. I'm a believer...Read More