September 26, 2007

Setting the Pace on Gays in the Military

Filed by Steve Ralls | September 26, 2007 | 8:58 PM | comments

General Peter Pace, the outgoing Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has clarified his earlier remarks about gays in the military. Speaking before the Senate Appropriations Committee this afternoon, and prompted by questions from Iowa Senator Tom Harkin, Pace...Read More

Slipping from Sewanee to the Rhine...

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | September 26, 2007 | 8:39 PM | comments

Listening to the Republican frontrunners, I continue to be struck by the tone of blame toward those who are suffering economically ... There's a mean streak in certain libertarians who ignore the effect on their lives and choices of the many privileges they enjoy. It is too often a willful blindness that ignores as well the power of macroeconomics and the power of purchased government to maintain economic injustice. Read More

Hate crime vote could happen tomorrow

Filed by Bil Browning | September 26, 2007 | 7:52 PM | comments

From the HRC Backstory blog: Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) announced today that the cloture vote on the hate crimes legislation is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. tomorrow morning. If we win the required 60 votes, then the Senate will proceed to...Read More

Should I laugh or cry?

Filed by Bil Browning | September 26, 2007 | 3:40 PM | comments

I'm going to throw this clip from a press release out there and back slowly out of the post. Will it be good or bad? That's like waving red meat in front of lions around here... The rules of attraction...Read More

We ain't got no stinkin' gays; We ain't got no stinkin' transcripts neither

Filed by Bil Browning | September 26, 2007 | 3:15 PM | comments

While the world got a good laugh at Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's idiotic comment about gays and lesbians at Columbia University this week, he's apparently not willing to share the chuckles with his own people. The International Gay and Lesbian...Read More

Lecherous old lesbians

Filed by Sara Whitman | September 26, 2007 | 1:00 PM | comments

I went to Davis Square the other day to meet a friend for lunch. Davis Square, in Somerville, MA, is ultra cool. So cool it makes Newton look like Iowa. To get there is a ridiculous venture of side roads,...Read More

Hangin' with the Supremes

Filed by Bil Browning | September 26, 2007 | 11:40 AM | comments

You may remember Bill Groth from his frequent comments here on The Bilerico Project or you might know him from his own blog at the American Values Alliance (where Sheila Kennedy and I blog also). By far, Bill has one...Read More

Last Ditch Effort: The Right Wing Whopper Lies

Filed by Marti Abernathey | September 26, 2007 | 10:04 AM | comments

Unbelievably, I woke up to find this in a Google alert:"Bringing back Hitler and the SS". From the get go, it's filled with lies: "Right now we have a bill called HR 2015 that, in my opinion, would bring back...Read More

Iran has a long history of using pastels!

Filed by Storm Bear | September 26, 2007 | 8:45 AM | comments

click to enlarge Again, Ahmadinejad’s idiot comments about the non-existance of Gays in Iran is just as stupid as damn near anything Reich Marshal Bush has to say. Of course, it could be a back-handed compliment. Ahmadinejad may have...Read More

Gay across the USA… Pt.1

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 26, 2007 | 8:05 AM | comments

What happens when you take a young gay man with a faux-hawk, who has lived most of his life in cities and communities that are “gay-friendly”, and stick him in a u-haul going from Idaho to Kentucky? Let’s find out...Read More

YGST: Queer duck!

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 26, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

Remember these little Queer Duck cartoons Showtime made back in 2001 when they had Queer as Folk and they were all like the gay station? Well, here's one of them. Oh, how far we've come....Read More


Homotextual: James Razsa

Filed by Ed Team | September 26, 2007 | 7:25 AM | comments

"What do you say? 'Thanks for School of the Americas, and Iran-Contra, and NAFTA, and shipping all those jobs overseas, and arming Saddam, and funding the Taliban?' What do you say -- 'You're a jerk?' There's nothing that can be...Read More