January 2, 2008

Susan Stanton: Americans “Not Ready” To Treat Transpeople As Equals

Filed by Rebecca Juro | January 02, 2008 | 5:29 PM | comments

In an article published in Sunday’s St. Petersburg Times, Susan Stanton, who was fired last March from her job as City Manager of Largo, Florida shortly after she announced that would be beginning her transition from male to female, said...Read More

You Aren't Like Me, Susan Stanton

Filed by Marti Abernathey | January 02, 2008 | 5:14 PM | comments

One of the many rumors flying around the transgender blogosphere is that the next Human Rights Campaign (HRC) golden (or token, if you like) transgender person is Susan Stanton. If true, it's an sign of just how desperate the HRC...Read More

Pope: Gays will eat your children

Filed by Bil Browning | January 02, 2008 | 1:48 PM | comments

Ah, that darn Pope! He's such an over-achiever! Not content to simply call us an abomination and knock off early for a bottle of baby seal blood, Pope Benedict the Fearsome always has to take things one step too far....Read More

Hannah Montana Dirty Photos!

Filed by Michael Buckley | January 02, 2008 | 1:41 PM | comments

Go to BuckHollywood for the bonus video! It it is super silly!!! Hubby shot me doing my little toliet photo shoot! Also - update! That kid who lied and to get those tickets had them taken away! Oh snap!...Read More

HIV Infections Rise Among NYC Young Gay Men

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 02, 2008 | 1:01 PM | comments

While HIV infection rates in NYC appear on the decline, HIV infection rates among young gay/bi men are on the rise. The number of new H.I.V. infections in men under 30 who have sex with men has increased sharply in...Read More


So where do we stand?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 02, 2008 | 10:45 AM | comments

It's time for one of those obligatory "Look back at 2007 in the blog's life" posts. Since we re-launched July 1st, I'm only going to use the half year statistics of July 1 - Dec 31. I've rounded the numbers...Read More


John Edwards: Homotextual

Filed by Ed Team | January 02, 2008 | 7:41 AM | comments

"In April of last year, Gov. Lynch and the state of New Hampshire passed a bill officially recognizing civil unions for gay and lesbian couples. This courageous act showed us that the idea of America – fairness, justice and equal...Read More

A gay ole garden party

Filed by Bil Browning | January 02, 2008 | 7:24 AM | comments

Gay San Francisco filmmaker Harold T. O'Neal immortalized this 1947 garden party attended by same sex couples and friends. (Hat tip to Marti)...Read More