January 31, 2008

Help Amnesty Fight Anti-Gay Executions in Iran

Filed by Steve Ralls | January 31, 2008 | 9:00 PM | comments

Amnesty International is asking the public to speak out on behalf of two men convicted on charges related to sexual orientation. The sentence was condemned by the Centre for Human Rights Defenders, a Tehran-based human rights NGO whose members include...Read More

Historic Debate Tonight

Filed by Sara Whitman | January 31, 2008 | 8:33 PM | comments

Someone reminded me today, tonight's debate is an historic event. A woman and an African-American man will debate about who is best fit to be the next President of the United States. Think about it. Unless the Democrats blunder big-...Read More

Fairness For All Families Volunteers Primary Day of Action

Filed by Nadine Smith | January 31, 2008 | 7:49 PM | comments

The far right claims to have the signatures to place this on the ballot. Time and the division of elections will tell. In the meantime we continue to prepare to DEFEAT them in November. Here's a quick clip of a...Read More

Tonight On The Rebecca Juro Show: Monica Helms

Filed by Rebecca Juro | January 31, 2008 | 5:01 PM | comments

Tonight it's activist, writer, and Transgender American Veterans Association President Monica Helms. We'll be talking politics, issues, and getting some insight on the issues faced by Transgender-Americans who have served this country. Also, Marti Abernathey joins us for her segment!...Read More

I've never felt more heterosexual

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2008 | 3:55 PM | comments

Isn't it funny sometimes how much the human animal relies on first impressions? What we see is what we believe. This story starts with Reesie, the crazy mutt that arrived at the back door recently. Her appointment to get fixed...Read More

Pass the smelling salts, GayWired endorsed Clinton and Paul

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 31, 2008 | 1:31 PM | comments

You all may already know how I feel about candidate endorsements, especially those from media outlets, especially those from community media outlets: we need them about as much as a slug needs a pretzel. Stop telling us how to vote...Read More

John & Rudy Sittin' in a Tree

Filed by Jerame Davis | January 31, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Is it just me or does it seem that John McCain and Rudy Giuliani have suddenly gotten very chummy? Something tells me that when John McCain sends Rudy to find his Veep, Rudy is going to find himself as McCain's...Read More

Barack Obama on LGBT Equality

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 31, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

One thing is clear about the race for the Democratic presidential nomination between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton: by voting in large numbers LGBT voters can play a crucial role in deciding who will be our next president. Hillary Clinton...Read More

John Edwards: Duty Performed

Filed by Storm Bear | January 31, 2008 | 10:02 AM | comments

click to enlarge There has been a lot of rage, tears and way to much "idiot Edwards supporter" language going on. Yes, I would have liked it if he kept going but he has gone far and beyond what...Read More

Ugliness in DC black Baptist church - outing email campaign by homophobic choir member

Filed by Pam Spaulding | January 31, 2008 | 9:02 AM | comments

"I will be leaving the choir at the top of the year because 80 percent of the tenors are homosexuals and act more like a female in choir rehearsal than I do." -- female choir member of the DC-based...Read More

Cooking for Kids

Filed by Sara Whitman | January 31, 2008 | 8:15 AM | comments

Enough about George Bush. I'm going to look forward, not back. I know I've mentioned before how much I love to cook. I love food, textures, tastes, working with them, tasting something and thinking about all the different ingredients. Last...Read More


Offending Margaret Cho

Filed by Ed Team | January 31, 2008 | 7:44 AM | comments

"I too am insulted at the idea that just because I am a person of color and a woman that I should be expected to automatically vote for Obama or Hillary. Why are white men allowed to look at the...Read More

When you think it's cold where you live!

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2008 | 7:34 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch video in YouTube App While a good section of America is covered by a severe cold front, at least we're not this cold! I've never seen waves so cold they freeze when they hit the...Read More

TWO GAY GUYS: Early 80s Music Video Edition

Filed by Brent Hartinger | January 31, 2008 | 2:39 AM | comments

Another day, another vlog, this one on homoeroticism in early 80s music videos. Sounds like a masters thesis, doesn't it? Get Embed Code...Read More