May 3, 2009

Likewise: An Interview with Graphic Novelist Ariel Schrag

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 03, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Allison McCarthy is a freelance writer based in Maryland. Her writing has been featured in magazines such as Girlistic, The Baltimore Review, JMWW, Dark Sky, The Write-Side Up and Scribble. She has provided guest posts for...Read More

A heartwarming tale of Swine Flu

Filed by Bil Browning | May 03, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

(Hat tip to all the Projectors who sent this in.)...Read More

The Countdown Begins

Filed by Sara Whitman | May 03, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

In eight days, I leave for my two week solo vacation. Well, I am taking the dog so almost solo. I have had a few folks say, you'll never make it. I say, as long as I don't have to...Read More


Filed by Terrance Heath | May 03, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

If this doesn’t bring a smile to your face and/or a tear to your eye… Well, I don’t know what to say. Playing For Change | Song Around The World “Stand By Me” from Concord Music Group on Vimeo. More...Read More

Gay Bars and Bachelorettes, Oh My!

Filed by Yasmin Nair | May 03, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Remember all the fuss about gay bars banning bachelorette parties? The story erupted with Dawn Turner Trices's piece in the Chicago Tribune. In it, she wrote about Geno Zaharakis, the owner of Cocktail, putting a sign outside stating that the...Read More

Miami wants to see you. Now.

Filed by Father Tony | May 03, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

On Thursday April 30, 2009, I stopped by 450 West 31st Street in Manhattan and headed up to the 12th floor for the vacation-dream-inducing Gay and Lesbian Travel Expo sponsored by HX Magazine. (Click the link for the dates when...Read More

My Report Card

Filed by Kate Clinton | May 03, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

In the spirit of self-criticism, I share with you my assessment of my own First 100 Days of Obama. First, you know the MSM* is in a heap of trouble when they have to hype Barack Obama's first one hundred...Read More


James Baldwin on the Garden of Eden

Filed by Ed Team | May 03, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Perhaps everybody has a Garden of Eden, I don't know; but they have scarcely seen their garden before they see the flaming sword. Then, perhaps, life only offers the only choice of remembering the garden or forgetting it." -- Author...Read More

Rejected NOM audition

Filed by Bil Browning | May 03, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

You've seen all of the parodies, but have you seen this actor's rejected audition tape? Not only is it funny, there's eye candy!...Read More