August 7, 2008


Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | August 07, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

I'm thinking that when my mother says segregated, she really means black. Because that's what she said when she went to pick me up at the place where I was staying in DC during my last book tour -- she...Read More


August In The Life segment mentions Bilerico Project

Filed by Bil Browning | August 07, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

It's thrilling to see something you've worked so hard to build get casually mentioned by someone you admire. All of the Bilerico family has worked really hard over the last year to be just as "sexy," "cheeky" and "ironic" as...Read More

Hillary's Denver Death March

Filed by Storm Bear | August 07, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

click to enlarge I have no problem with letting Hillary Clinton speak at the Denver convention - none at all. I was one of those people in 1992 chanting "Let Jerry Speak!" But Hillary's convention preview far past bordering...Read More

She's Baaaack . . .

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 07, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

A few words of wisdom for Oklahoma State Representative Sally Kern: Sometimes, silence is golden. The Oklahoma City lawmaker, who infamously compared gays to terrorists . . . said she never said the things she said . . . and...Read More

Alternatives To Spending All Your Money On Beer And Cigarettes

Filed by Jeremy Bishop | August 07, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

I had a dollar-store variety realization the other day. It occurred as I was contemplating who to give my next political contribution to. My father, the Southern Baptist minister, instilled in me the importance of tithing ten percent of your...Read More

Faith in God and the sexy acid test

Filed by Father Tony | August 07, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Padre: Much like you, I have religion etched in my soul, whether I want it there, or not. My father is a minister, and being a preacher's kid, I was immersed in the church until the age of 18....Read More

Meditations on Parenting and Anger, Part IV

Filed by Paige Schilt | August 07, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: This is the final installment of a four part series about parenting, anger, and attachment. You won't want to miss the first three segments. (Part 1 - Part 2 and Part 3) When I was a teenager, my...Read More

Don't Hold Your Breath

Filed by Kate Clinton | August 07, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

I have my Summer Olympics Tivo set for Dara Torres. No pressure. I am gay for Dara. I know she wants me. The Natatorium is an indoor venue isn't it? All those new billion dollar Chinese sports complexes look like...Read More

Sen. Obama Responds to Jennifer Chrisler's Questions on Family Policy

Filed by Dustin Kight | August 07, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Just three weeks ago, presidential hopeful Sen. John McCain said in a NYTimes interview that he does not "believe in gay adoption." The Family Equality Council immediately responded, issuing a statement questioning McCain's grasp on the reality of American families....Read More

Miley Cyrus is dating Fergie and can't dance! Cheater!

Filed by Michael Buckley | August 07, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Comment questions of the day: 1. Did AC/DC deserve to win or did Miley's Cru? 2. What did you think of the Teen Choice Awards? What were your highlights?! Mine was Miley and Selena in...Read More


Ann Coulter threatens your life

Filed by Ed Team | August 07, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We need to execute people like John Walker in order to physically intimidate liberals, by making them realize that they can be killed too." -- Mistress of the Dark Ann Coulter Shocked? She wants you to be so she stays...Read More

Paris/Rihanna '08?

Filed by Steve Ralls | August 07, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

Paris Hilton responds... and solves America's energy crisis. That's hot!...Read More