March 13, 2007

SJR-7 Committee Hearing

Filed by Jerame Davis | March 13, 2007 | 11:59 PM | comments

I've heard that the House Rules and Legislative Procedure committee will hold a public hearing on SJR-7 next Wednesday at 9:00 AM. Confirmation should be forthcoming. UPDATE: Looks like the IE blog had it first......Read More

In Answer to Peter Pace

Filed by Chris Douglas | March 13, 2007 | 9:15 PM | comments

I hope you'll indulge me for a moment. The following comes from my final Officer Effectiveness Report just prior to my leaving the Air Force, written by the Squadron Operations Officer and Endorsed by the Wing Commander, a Lt. Col....Read More

To Jeff Gannon, XOXO

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 13, 2007 | 4:14 PM | comments

Perhaps the reason I can't get emotionally invested in Matt Sanchez is because I'm still not over Jeff Gannon. There's only room in my heart for one socially conservative, semi-closeted, homophobic, gay-sex-worker-turned-Republican-shill. Matt Sanchez may be Jeff Gannon Redux, but...Read More

Dying to be straight

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 13, 2007 | 2:34 PM | comments

A new Harvard study has found that 25% of people with anorexia or bulemia and 40% of people who binge eat are male, and the numbers are increasing. The researchers indicate that stigma of being seen as feminine might be...Read More

Good riddance

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 13, 2007 | 2:21 PM | comments

Depauw's chapter of Delta Zeta, the sorority that kicked out all the women it considered not attractive enough to frat bros and not white enough, has been shut down. From the Washington Post:DePauw University's president on Monday ordered a sorority...Read More

Own a piece of history and help a good cause

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 13, 2007 | 1:56 PM | comments

Mike Jones, whom you might remember as the escort who outed Ted Haggard, has put the massage table where it all happened on Ebay, with proceeds going to Project Angel Heart. The current bid is $1250. Bidding's open for five...Read More

Can libertarianism achieve queer equality?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 13, 2007 | 10:47 AM | comments

My note: I'm shifting around on this faster than a Founder on crack. Update after the jump. I ask this because there are a lot of GLBT people who seem to think so without really questioning its power to do...Read More

What should schools do?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 13, 2007 | 8:01 AM | comments

Let's start this Tuesday with a question for everyone: What responsibilities do schools have to help GLBT youth? Let's get creative!...Read More

University Professors Agree on Need to Change to SJR-7

Filed by Chris Douglas | March 13, 2007 | 7:18 AM | comments

The Indiana Conference of the American Association of University Professors has posted on the front page of their website the following letter, directed to the Indiana House of Representatives: Dear Speaker Bauer, A recent Michigan Court of Appeals decision bans...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | March 13, 2007 | 6:41 AM | comments

"We will start with the system because there is no other place to start from except political lunacy. It is most important for those of us who want revolutionary change to understand that revolution must be preceded by reformation. To...Read More


Filed by Bil Browning | March 13, 2007 | 6:36 AM | comments

If you haven't been to the ACLU's new site, 10Couples, yet - you're missing out. It shares ten couples talking about their lives together. All of the couples have videos, but one couple stood out to me. (All of the...Read More