December 26, 2008

A vociferous American erection

Filed by Father Tony | December 26, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Dear Father Tony, This is about my husband's "little problem" at his gym. Every time he comes home, I ask him "Was he there?" We are getting a lot of laughs out of this but my husband (straight and...Read More

Queer music Friday - Scream Club

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 26, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Here's one of my fave groups working in the white queer DIY hip hop idiom right now, Scream Club. This seems like an appropriate song for the end of the Bush era. It's "Don't fuck with my babies."...Read More

Rick Warren is trampling on MLK Day and it's OK

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 26, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Guest blogger Matt Hennie is a freelance journalist in Atlanta. A product of the legacy media (those printed newspaper no one seems to be reading anymore), he jumped into the blogosphere in September with the launch of Project...Read More

Harvard Business Review and the Interest Convergence Dilemma

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | December 26, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

I recently wrote a laudatory post about Harvard Business Review's case study on gender transition in the workplace. A reader of this blog raised a strong objection, apologizing for "raining on my parade." Dr. Weiss, According to the 2008 2nd...Read More

"Queer" as a Challenge: Notes on Louise Bourgeois, Milk, Revolutionary Road, White-Led Feminist and Gay-Rights Movements, and Etc.

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | December 26, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Queer, as in "strange or odd from a conventional viewpoint" [Random House Webster's Unabridged]; "questionable ... differing in some way from what is usual or normal." As in "often disparaging: homosexual" or "sometimes offensive: gay." As in "a contemporary antonym...Read More

If you read ONE article on Prop 8, make it this one

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | December 26, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Of course most of you have reads lots of articles about Prop 8. I've been silent about it because I had nothing to add, but today I read a piece that is so good I have to recommend it to...Read More

Top 10 Victories for LGBT Equality in 2008

Filed by Juan and Ken Ahonen-Jover | December 26, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

In 2008, there were some significants setbacks for equality when we lost the ballot initiatives in California, Florida, Arizona, and Arkansas. But there were some significant victories that will help to advance equality in 2009 and beyond. Read our...Read More

Damn You, Sigourney Weaver!

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | December 26, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

If you're like me, you snicker at ads for movies on the Lifetime channel because they're dripping with melodrama and cheese and because you've been subjected to many dinners with your mother in which she meticulously recounts the plots of...Read More


What makes you come alive?

Filed by Ed Team | December 26, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Don't ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive." -- Dr. Howard Thurman...Read More

Touch My Body

Filed by Bil Browning | December 26, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

He may not be an American pop superstar, but he's giving it all he's worth. After the jump is his version of Listen from Dreamgirls - complete a head scarf....Read More