May 14, 2014


Arkansas Supremes Reject Stay, Still Manage to Confuse

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 7:10 PM | comments

The Arkansas Supreme Court has rejected the state attorney general's request to stay a ruling striking down the state's marriage discrimination amendment. But they still managed to be confusing.Read More

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Pope Francis: Alien Baptism OK, Same-Sex Marriage Not

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

Pope Francis said on Monday that he would be willing to baptize aliens. (Yes, aliens.) He's still opposed to same-sex marriage, though.Read More


Michael Sam Kiss Inspires Facebook Kiss-In Campaign

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

The crazy reaction to Michael Sam's now-famous kiss tells us that people don't see public displays of same-sex affection nearly enough. A new social media campaign aims to change that.Read More

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WTF? This Danish GOTV Ad Will Blow Your Mind

Filed by Bil Browning | May 14, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

With the election for European Parliament coming up, the Danish government decided to inspire the locals to vote by producing a cartoon PSA featuring a leather daddy, blowjobs, a lot of gratuitous violence, and an orgy.Read More

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Dallas Morning Anchor Flips Her Shit Over Michael Sam Kiss

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Dallas morning show host Amy Kushnir stormed off the set yesterday after fighting with her co-anchors over Michael Sam's famous on-air kiss.Read More

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Dallas Sportscaster vs. Hate Group Spokesman

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

Dale Hansen, our favorite homophobia-fighting, Michael Sam-defending sportscaster, went head-to-head with a hate group spokesman on CNN Monday night.Read More


WI School Apologizes for Showing 'Biased' Marriage Video

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

In Janesville, Wisconsin, you apparently can't tell gay and lesbian students that they should be able to get married one day unless you also tell them that marrying a same-sex spouse will send them to hell. Because "balance."Read More

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BREAKING: Fed. Judge Refuses to Stop Idaho Marriages

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 1:40 PM | comments

And in Oregon, a judge rejected NOM's attempt to intervene in a marriage case and defend the state's discriminatory amendment.Read More

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Sterling vs Eich, or Racism vs Homophobia

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 14, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Context is what makes us human. Glorifying it or acquiescing to it aren't necessary, but ignoring it is what's actually dehumanizing.Read More

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This is What Marriage Equality in Arkansas Looks Like

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Here's a delightfully new way of visualizing the impact of marriage equality in Arkansas.Read More

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Regnerus Files Anti-Gay Brief in Louisiana Marriage Case

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

This week, discredited "researcher" Mark Regnerus filed a brief in Louisiana urging the state to uphold marriage discrimination... for the sake of the children.Read More

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Chocolate-Throwing Demonic Lesbians

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 14, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Obviously, if you're "silently" praying to repel demons, then that prayer should be loud enough to be understood over the noise of jet engines by people sitting behind you. Anything less and the demons might not settle for EasyJet next time.Read More

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Capehart: Tolerance is Not a Two-Way Street

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

Jonathan Capehart smacked down the false "intolerance-must-be-tolerated" equivalency on MSNBC on Monday: "Tolerance... should not be a two-way street. It's a one-way street."Read More


Obama Nominee 'May or May Not' Think You Deserve to Get Married

Filed by John M. Becker | May 14, 2014 | 8:00 AM | comments

Michael Boggs, a problematic Obama judicial nominee from Georgia whose ascent to the federal bench is opposed by progressives, "may or may not" support the freedom to marry.Read More