September 15, 2008

Karl Rove Slams the McCain Campaign

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 15, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

When the Prince of Darkness Karl Rove says you are going too far in your campaign and being dishonest, you know you have a problem. In an interview with Fox News Sunday, Rove slams the McCain Campaign: McCain has gone...Read More


Lindsay Lohan takes on Sarah Palin

Filed by Jason Tseng | September 15, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Lindsay Lohan, the Hollywood starlet who has plenty of experience with media scrutiny and getting run through the gutter of tabloid covers and gossip rags, recently posted a scathing and surprisingly lucid opposition to the Alaska governor on her Myspace...Read More

The Wrap (with Two Gay Guys): Is America Screwed?

Filed by Brent Hartinger | September 15, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

This week, we take on--yes!--politics. Also, do we gay folks have to watch something just because it's gay? Also, we review here! TV's The Lair....Read More

Not gay enough, too queer, or uncatagorizable?

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | September 15, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

The San Francisco gay softball team has been disqualified from the Gay World Series for violating the rule that each team is only allowed to have two straight people on the team. However, none of the six contested team members...Read More

Racist waffles sold at Value Voters Summit

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 15, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Value Voters Summit this weekend, a yearly conference for the leaders of the Republican Party and the Religious Right, apparently featured the sale of boxes of waffles with racist caricatures of Barack Obama on them. Apparently the people who...Read More

Don't Fall Short of the Dream

Filed by Bishop Mahee | September 15, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

In November, ballot amendments in Florida and California will place human rights and human dignity on the auction block of the voting ballot. The citizens of those States will be posed a question- is the value of your neighbor inherently...Read More

I'll Vote for the Local Candidate -- And That's the Gay Candidate, Too!

Filed by Dustin Kight | September 15, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Tuesday, September 16 is primary day here in Massachusetts -- for state offices, at least. In a heavily Democratic state like MA, primary day is basically election day. The same was true when I lived in Washington, DC. Once Fenty...Read More

McCain Afraid

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 15, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

There may have been a time when John McCain could have been considered a "maverick," but that time has clearly come and gone. McCain has hired Karl Rove's henchmen to run what even the traditional media is calling one of...Read More

HIV disclosure laws fail

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 15, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' note: Todd Heywood is a freelance journalist from Michigan. Over the last week or so, there has been an overwhelming amount of discussion about HIV disclosure laws and the criminalization of HIV-positive statuses in the United States. The discussions...Read More

Elections 2008 Conference Calls

Filed by Juan and Ken Ahonen-Jover | September 15, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

eQualityGiving is organizing a series of conference calls with equality leaders to cover our top giving priorities for the 2008 elections. The series of five calls (maybe six) cover three main priorities: The Presidency Constitutional amendments in California, Florida, and...Read More

Nina's Heavenly Delights

Filed by IN THE LIFE | September 15, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch The Scots/Indian filmmaker, Pratibha Parmar, has been making documentaries for 20 years, chronicling the unique experiences of gays and lesbians throughout the world. In her feature, Nina's Heavenly Delights, Parmar celebrates food, family, and lesbian...Read More


Palin even scares her friends

Filed by Ed Team | September 15, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Sarah said she didn't need to read that stuff. It was disturbing that someone would be willing to remove a book from the library and she didn't even read it. I'm still proud of Sarah but she scares the bejeebers...Read More

Daddy's Roommate

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 15, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Daddy's Roommate, the book Sarah Palin wanted to ban, read Reading Rainbow style, with additional commentary. (Audio NSFW)...Read More