August 21, 2012


Tampa Gay Sex Workers Ready for GOP Boom [Video]

Filed by James Holmes | August 21, 2012 | 4:45 PM | comments

I wrote yesterday about the GOP's effort to up its Grindr support for the Republican National Convention, but today the Onion has given us another "report" to set ourselves to giggles.Read More


Continuing the Anti-Romney Funny Video Theme of the Day

Filed by Bil Browning | August 21, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

While we had cute guys in swimsuits singing about Romney's taxes this morning, this afternoon we've got a rapper impersonating Romney and taking on his immense wealth, his record as Governor, and even his anti-gay bullying episode.Read More


Prof. Robert Oscar Lopez Explains Support for Regnerus Study

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 21, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

On Aug. 14, I posted a piece entitled "Cal State Professor Supports Controversial Gay Parents 'Study'." Here is Prof. Robert Oscar Lopez's response. Read More


APA Issues Historic Position Statements on Trans Issues

Filed by Kelley Winters | August 21, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

On May 18, 2009, trans community members and allies gathered outside the Annual Meeting of the APA to protest diagnostic policies that psychopathologize gender diversity. This week, the group announced two new public position statements.Read More


The Most Awesomest Thing You'll See Today

Filed by Bil Browning | August 21, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

This One Direction spoof by a handful of incredibly half naked handsome fellows takes the old lipdub video in a completely new direction. "Wrong Direction" has rewritten the hit song "What Makes You Beautiful" as a takedown of Romney's refusal to disclose his taxes.Read More

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Drunk Monkey Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 21, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

If you're looking for a swinging party, stop by the Georgia Health Sciences University labs, and meet a couple of real "party animals." Hold the banana-flavored vodka! It's what you need to know! Read More


Mitt Romney, Bridezilla

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 21, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

Keeping with tradition, the Republican Party Draft Platform takes aim at the existential threat of same-sex marriage, despite prodding from the Log Cabin Republicans that a vow to uphold the "dignity and respect" of all Americans meant them. Read More


Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 21, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

They're here, they're queer and they'd love to nibble on your ear. Rightwingers, ditch your daughters and hide your sons! (Sorry, Barbara. They're not coming for you.) Read More