August 17, 2007

Forever Blue

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 17, 2007 | 7:00 PM | comments

I have to admit that I've never seen the CBS drama Cold Case, but a little bird tells me that this Sunday's episode, a repeat from earlier in the season, is a 'must-see.' Having heard that it's one of...Read More

"our bodies are not the sum of our parts as women"

Filed by Gina de Vries | August 17, 2007 | 5:37 PM | comments

I just wrote this letter to Amy from the Chasing Amy Social Club in San Francisco. Read about their policy that discriminates against transwomen who have not had gender confirmation surgeries here: Consider writing to Amy yourself, too. Hi Amy--...Read More

Rove: GOP mastermind or overstimulated lab rat?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 17, 2007 | 5:34 PM | comments

With Karl Rove's announced departure from the White House, stories have been written everywhere about how influential the little turd blossom has been in the Republican party. But when you look at a Gallup Poll released today, that image as...Read More

Queer music Friday - Bjork

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 17, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

Here's Bjork's "Venus as a Boy": In her own words for Diva magazine: I’ve always had as many powerful, creative ladies in my life as I have men, and you could probably describe some of those relationships as romantic. I...Read More

My Question for Mitt Romney

Filed by Michael Crawford | August 17, 2007 | 3:26 PM | comments

Now that the CNN/YouTube Republican presidential debate is on again, I have a question for Mitt Romney: Mr. Romney, if it's okay for your five sons to decide not to serve their country through military service, why is it not...Read More

Just in case you thought the Religious Right was all about freedom of religion....

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 17, 2007 | 2:04 PM | comments

From the Columbus Dispatch: A conservative Christian values group has been interrupting services at two central Ohio churches to protest their support for homosexuality. Minutemen United vowed to attend services every Sunday.[...] [Rev. Kathy] Hurt said a man, who introduced...Read More

Ever wonder what an ex-gay children's book would look like?

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 17, 2007 | 1:29 PM | comments

Well, wonder no more. Dorm Item has part of crazy ex-gay Richard Cohen's book up on their site. Richard Cohen's that one ex-gay who's all about cuddling and hitting pillows with tennis rackets. Fun stuff. (via Timothy Kincaid)...Read More

Indianapolis: 12th largest city won't even crack the lavender ceiling

Filed by Bil Browning | August 17, 2007 | 1:07 PM | comments

Indianapolis is the 12th largest city in the United States, but you wouldn't know it from the way the LGBT community is treated. We had to scrape and fight to secure a human rights ordinance in 2005 that includes sexual...Read More

Hate Crimes on Wikipedia: Michael Sandy

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 17, 2007 | 11:30 AM | comments

You never know who you might meet. Or what they might do to you. That's what I thought when I wrote up Jason Gage's story. That's true of, well, everybody. But in many of the cases I've researched so...Read More

Isn't It Ironic, Don't You Think?

Filed by Marti Abernathey | August 17, 2007 | 10:01 AM | comments

During the HRC/LOGO Presidential Forum John Edwards was asked: MR. SOLOMONESE: Susan Stanton is in our audience tonight. She was, for 17 years, the city manager in Largo , Florida . She did her job well; she was respected and...Read More

The gay-bashing fundie caravan heads to Florida

Filed by Pam Spaulding | August 17, 2007 | 8:42 AM | comments

Oh boy, you folks down there in the Sunshine State better be prepared for the fundie invasion ahead. The best and brightest of the professional right-wing fundamentalist fearmongerer set are coming to "inform and empower involved Christian citizenship," according to...Read More

I no longer fear the Kucinich Revolution: Part 2

Filed by Storm Bear | August 17, 2007 | 8:13 AM | comments

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Filed by Bil Browning | August 17, 2007 | 7:58 AM | comments

I used to sleep with a guy from the football team in high school. The relationship was similar to this; I automatically thought of my own history....Read More


Homotextual: Gail Collins

Filed by Ed Team | August 17, 2007 | 6:16 AM | comments

What is the best thing about Fred Thompson? Many people believe he's rather lazy. Given the main Republican candidates' current positions, we might want to consider rooting for the one likely to make the least effort. -- Gail Collins on...Read More


Filed by Michael Buckley | August 17, 2007 | 12:15 AM | comments

Tyra Pees In Her Purse! Paula Abdul Has Parkinson's!?...Read More