January 15, 2008

Romney Wins MI: See Hilarious Spoof on Romney Bigotry

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | January 15, 2008 | 10:26 PM | comments

Romney just won Michigan. If you can't bear to laugh, check out this hilarious video spoof from The Onion: Romney really had to win Michigan to stay in this race but the longer it goes for the Republicans the more...Read More

Are you a 1st or 2nd choice girlfriend?

Filed by Michele O'Mara | January 15, 2008 | 8:54 PM | comments

I met my girlfriend 5 months ago. At the time (and still) she was in a relationship for 10 years. We started off casual then after 3 months our feelings turned into love. She is scheduled to leave the...Read More

"Biblical law" isn't a figure of speech to Huckabee

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 15, 2008 | 8:19 PM | comments

From a "political rally" in Michigan: That's right, folks, the Constitution doesn't matter to Mike Huckabee. Time to impose one religion on everyone else. Line the sluts, queers, and anyone else Huck decides he doesn't like up for stoning. I...Read More

I am in Love with Macbook Air

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 15, 2008 | 6:11 PM | comments

I want the new Macbook Air even more than I want to marry Jake Gyllenhaal. That's saying a lot. Click to view the Steve Jobs keynote speech at Macworld....Read More

The Gay Divorcee

Filed by Sara Whitman | January 15, 2008 | 5:45 PM | comments

Being a gay divorcee is not much fun. Nothing like what you see in the movies. The reality is it’s hard on you; it’s hard on everyone around you. If you’ve had the fortune of being married a long...Read More

King's vision of healing injustice

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | January 15, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Many people working for justice today stand on the shoulders of Martin Luther King Jr. However, King’s vision of justice is often gravely limited and misunderstood. Too many people thought then, and continue to think, that King's statements regarding justice...Read More

No, David Brooks, you're absurd

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 15, 2008 | 2:59 PM | comments

In case equality-minded people aren't annoyed enough with the media reducing the Obama and Clinton campaigns down to race and gender, David Brooks has to take it one step further and declare himself a the victor in the war between...Read More

CanneIReview's Buck Hollywood theme song

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 15, 2008 | 1:51 PM | comments

ChanneIReview made Buck Hollywood a theme song! Check it out and visit his channel!...Read More

Lost in Assimilation?

Filed by Guest Blogger | January 15, 2008 | 1:32 PM | comments

[Ed. note: This guest post comes to us from Clarence Patton, Acting Executive Director of the New York City Gay & Lesbian Anti-Violence Project.] Back in the late 80’s and early 90’s when I was just a baby activist in...Read More

Waterboarding - Romney's New Olympic Sport

Filed by Sara Whitman | January 15, 2008 | 12:05 PM | comments

I just read an article on Raw Story about Mitt Romney's refusal to classify waterboarding as torture. No, it's not torture. It's a new Olympic sport. Why, it's so much fun, you might want to take a class and learn...Read More

Health care, schmealth care: What the candidates are getting for themselves

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 15, 2008 | 10:57 AM | comments

NPR has a great report up about the presidential candidates' and their personal health insurance. Interesting, as we can tell about people's values from the space between what they tell others to put up with and what they get for...Read More

Hoosiers in the news

Filed by Bil Browning | January 15, 2008 | 9:50 AM | comments

It's times like this that I cringe when I say I'm from Indiana. We don't always produce the best and brightest... Hey - let's just hope he's not part of our community, eh? KOKOMO, Ind. -- Police said a man...Read More

Ultra K, Back In Play

Filed by Storm Bear | January 15, 2008 | 9:07 AM | comments

click to enlarge The corporate overlords back in the Star Chambers of MSNBC must not be happy with a new ruling from Judge Thompson of Nevada, denying MSNBC the right to ban Dennis Kucinich from the Democratic debate. NBC...Read More

Ode to Fag Hags

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | January 15, 2008 | 8:57 AM | comments

I'm a fag hag. Always have been, always will be. I love me some gay men! Seriously. I don't think you'll find a bigger or better hag than me. Which is why I thought I would post my tips for...Read More

Surprise, Surprise: A Voting Miscount in Florida

Filed by Waymon Hudson | January 15, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

[UPDATED AT THE END] But it’s a good one this time. The Florida Secretary of State announced Monday that Florida4Marriage, the ridiculously named, Republican-money backed group behind the so-called “marriage protection” amendment, has fallen over 20,000 signatures short of the...Read More

A drag quick change artist?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 15, 2008 | 7:15 AM | comments

So what do you think? Does this count as drag? It's a guy pretending to be a woman for an audience. While he also does male characters, does the female roles automatically put him under "drag" instead of "comedian?"...Read More


Shark-Fu on Steinem

Filed by Ed Team | January 15, 2008 | 7:09 AM | comments

"After reading Steinem’s Op-Ed I felt invisible…as if black and woman can’t exist in the same body. I felt undocumented…as if the history of blacks and the history of women have nothing to do with the history of black women.[...]...Read More