June 7, 2009

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Poor, Elderly, HIV/AIDS Citizens to Die in California

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 07, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Editor's Note: Guest Blogger Herndon Davis is a media consultant/journalist focusing on issues of diversity among people-of-color, women and LGBT. He can be reached at www.herndondavis.com. The piece below is reposted with permission from Diversity Reports, June 6, 2009. In...Read More

Colbert Takes on Marriage & the Prop 8 Decision

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 07, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Stephen Colbert points out the absurdity of the "Separate but Equal" idea in his hilarious "The Word" segment. His solution? Just make different categories for everyone so no one feels left out. The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cThe...Read More

George Tiller's killer "treated as a criminal"

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 07, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

Over the last several decades, the right has constructed and reinforced the idea among themselves that if someone does something, however illegal or wrong, because of their "personal morals" or "religious beliefs," then they should get off the hook. According...Read More

Entercom Communications Corporation: When Big Business Demonizes Innocent Children

Filed by Kelley Winters | June 07, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

The community response to Sacramento radio station KRXQ FM, following hateful and threatening remarks toward gender variant children on May 28th, has been overwhelming and gratifying. A GLAAD Call to Action and a remarkable report by Michael Rowe of the...Read More

LGBTQ Leadership: Going The Way Of America's Automakers

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 07, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

Editor's Note: Guest blogger David Badash is a writer and the founder of The New Civil Rights Movement, a blog focused on gay rights and gay marriage. Remember the Big Four Automakers? Who are now the Big Three Automakers. Maybe...Read More

Oh baby! It's Dana's birthday!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 07, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

A big fat happy birthday to contributor (and editor) Dana Rudolph! Since you never ask a lady her age, I thought I'd express Dana's age as an algebra problem. 29 + X = Solve for X if you really want...Read More

"You may not be one of ours..."

Filed by Austen Crowder | June 07, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Albert Mohler on Obama's GLBT Pride Month proclamation: "The United States federal government, now by executive order, signed by the President of the United States, is declaring national pride in these lifestyles," he contends. "This is not mere toleration; it's...Read More

Greta Christina

"I'm Confused": Dance Homophobia, Gender Rigidity, and "So You Think You Can Dance"

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 07, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

[Editors' Note: Guest blogger Greta Christina is editor of the new anthology, "Best Erotic Comics," and "Paying For It: A Guide by Sex Workers for Their Clients," a book of advice for sex work customers, written by sex workers and...Read More

A Two-Fer at the Broward County Main Library

Filed by Father Tony | June 07, 2009 | 9:00 AM | comments

I attended the opening of the ArtsUnited Members Only Exhibition (June 1- 18, 2009 at Gallery Six, Broward County Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale). The exhibit will be on display with the Stonewall Library & Archive's exhibit,...Read More


Intelligent people

Filed by Ed Team | June 07, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The great thing about intelligent people is that they're really not that bright." -- Linda Becker...Read More

Oops, Craig did it again (with some friends too!)

Filed by Bil Browning | June 07, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

He may not be gay, but there's something definitely queer about Craig Ferguson lipsynching Britney Spears, "Oops! I did it again" with a nerd in a bondage outfit and a black guy in a white suit. (Hat tip to...Read More