May 28, 2008

Michigan to Mongolia

Filed by Steve Ralls | May 28, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Elaine Donnelly, meet Calpernia Addams. Her hair is more fabulous than yours, her pearls are real . . . and, oh yes, she can kick your ass from Michigan to Mongolia. Calpernia is also - in addition to being a...Read More

10 Gay Documentaries Everyone Should See

Filed by Michael Crawford | May 28, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

As an antidote to the straight-washed version of history foisted on us by traditional media and educational institutions, I present to you 10 Gay Documentaries Everyone Should See. These ten films only begin to scratch the surface of the rich...Read More

Sexless in Seattle

Filed by Michele O'Mara | May 28, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

I'm young professional - recent grad, same as my boyfriend. Neither one of us has communicated what the other needs and I'm not sure we know how. He is a not a very sexual person and I am, and...Read More

Happy Birthday Alex!

Filed by Bil Browning | May 28, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Today is Alex's birthday. I promised I wouldn't reveal his age or put up an embarrassing picture from his childhood. Alex has been out of commission for about a week due to a dead computer. When he ran off to...Read More

My Reaction to the California Marriage Ruling -- As the Plaintiff

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 28, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] Guest blogger Robin Tyler is one of the original plaintiffs in the California Supreme Court lawsuit Tyler v. County of Los Angeles. Tyler has been an activist for same-sex marriage and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights for...Read More

Don't take your eye off of Bush

Filed by Storm Bear | May 28, 2008 | 11:20 AM | comments

click to enlarge The only thing that seems to be in the news is McCain, Hillary and Obama with an occasional smattering of tornado coverage and a few blurbs about gas prices. I rarely see any recent coverage on...Read More

Larry Craig to make unscheduled orbital junket?

Filed by Don Sherfick | May 28, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Several readers (well, my partner at least) have asked me if I think there is any truth to the rumor that Idaho Senator Larry Craig, target of my recent speculation concerning his becoming John McCain's running mate, is undergoing accelerated...Read More

May I Just Say?

Filed by Kate Clinton | May 28, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

It's been quite the month. From a wonderful Gender-PAC benefit cook-off with celebrity chefs in New York, to a great show for Equality Ohio's Third Annual Lobby Days in Columbus, to a sold-out benefit dinner for choreographer Elizabeth Streb's Action...Read More

I know you want to hear more of my anti-marriage thoughts...

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | May 28, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

Though I am a queer person living in San Francisco, I will not be celebrating the California Supreme Court decision overturning the ban on same-sex marriage. Nor will I join those who say, "I would never choose to get married,...Read More

Yes, I Could Write Something About His Mustache...

Filed by Steve Ralls | May 28, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Which is, after all, very 70s gay porn star, dontcha think? But instead, just this once, I'll let someone else skewer the fundies. Yesterday PFLAG published the e-mail musings of one John Wagner (pictured), an Ohio state lawmaker (and farmer,...Read More

Joanne Sanders: Et tu, Brute?

Filed by Jerame Davis | May 28, 2008 | 8:15 AM | comments

Late last month, Bil reported about a letter sent by the Marion County Democratic Party to Precinct Committee persons and elected and party officials. That letter offered barely veiled threats of retaliation for anyone who did not work to pass...Read More


What (s)he said

Filed by Ed Team | May 28, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Shorter ruth holladay: if hillary has a penis--and i think she does--then that makes her and bill both fags! ha ha, bill and hillary are fags! ain't i hilarious?" -- Indiana blogger stAllio! referencing a post by blogger Ruth Holladay....Read More

Adolph Hitler sings the Jefferson's theme

Filed by Bil Browning | May 28, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch We may be a little late to celebrate Hitler's birthday with Tony Zirkle, but at least we can tap our toes. Who knew Adolph was a Jefferson's fan?...Read More