October 8, 2008

Even in cases of rape and incest.... Oh, no, here we go again

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 08, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Am I the only one who's getting tired of hearing liberals use the phrase "...even in cases of rape and incest" when they talk about Sarah Palin's extreme opposition to abortion? No doubt about it, the argument is everywhere: being...Read More

Two videos to fight "That's so gay"

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 08, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Via Queerty, here are two videos, put together by GLSEN, to educate about the phrase "That's so gay." iPhone users: Click to watch The PSA's also come with a website to create responses to the gay phrase. Hillary Duff PSA...Read More

Mayor Naugle of Fort Lauderdale Spews More Anti-Gay Hate

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 08, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Sigh... Isn't he out of office yet? Raging bigot Mayor Jim Naugle of Fort Lauderdale has once again used his office to unleash an attack on the LGBT community. In a press conference yesterday, Naugle came out in support of...Read More

Job searching

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 08, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Currently, I'm looking for work. Any work. I'm hoping in journalism or activism. I could use all the help I can get, and if you don't want to leave a comment here with help feel free to send an email....Read More

Inciting Anger and Violence

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 08, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

It looks like McCain and Palin are willing to do anything to win- including inciting fear, anger, and violence in their supporters. As the McCain campaign has stepped up the negative attacks and smears, the audiences at their rallies are...Read More

Sarah Palin's gay friends

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 08, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

HRC went to Wasilla to find out about Sarah Palin's gay record, and here's what they found: iPhone users: Click to watch The New Republic also did an investigation of her background in Wasilla and her tenure on the city...Read More

Father Geoffrey Farrow, my hat is off to you.

Filed by Father Tony | October 08, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

I just got off the phone with Father Geoffrey Farrow. A blogger friend of his who reads Bilerico and my blog suggested I contact him and was kind enough to facilitate our introduction. If the word gracious can be understood...Read More

Telling Sakia's Story

Filed by Cathy Renna | October 08, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

I have spent the last month working with reporters who are re-telling the story of Matthew Shepard's murder. Which, on some level, makes sense. A college student at an event where Judy Shepard spoke this past Monday said to me...Read More

McCain to Black America: You Don't Matter

Filed by Storm Bear | October 08, 2008 | 11:43 AM | comments

click to enlarge Last night's debate was a huge loss and campaign mess for the McCain camp. McCain clearly lost the debate, even Fox News agrees to this. McCain lost RedState.com readers and Free Republicers - his core wingnuts....Read More

Blue Cross and Blue Shield Opposes Amendment 2

Filed by Anthony Niedwiecki | October 08, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, the state's largest health insurer, has come out harshly against Florida's Amendment 2- the dangerous and deceptive "Marriage Protection" Amendment. The vague language of the amendment has many in Florida worried- both gay...Read More

Happy birthday, Bil!

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 08, 2008 | 10:49 AM | comments

Today is Bil's birthday! I don't know how old he is, but I do know that all he asked me for was the day off from the site. I'm happy to provide, but something tells me that he won't be...Read More

Five ways to guerrilla broadcasting with your cell phone

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 08, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Liza Sabatar is a new media consultant who is also publisher and founder of culturekitchen and Daily Gotham. Allison and Nancy have a killer post over at TechPresident titled, "Twitter: An Antidote to Election Day Voting...Read More

New Obama iPhone app

Filed by Bil Browning | October 08, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Jerame turned me on to the new Obama iPhone application late last week and I wanted to share it with ya'll. I know a lot of our readers are Mac users and several of you e-mail me from your iPhone,...Read More


LA NOW President gives ringing endorsement of Palin

Filed by Ed Team | October 08, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I know Sarah Palin cares about women's rights, she cares about equality, she cares about equal pay, and as Vice President she will fight for it. She cares about our children and she cares about women's lives. She's an athlete...Read More

Chris Crocker on the bathroom issue

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 08, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Chris Crocker takes on the bathrooms issue. Strong language....Read More