August 6, 2009

How A Feminist Found Her Sexism

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 06, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Helen Boyd is the author of My Husband Betty and She's Not the Man I Married. Her own blog is (en)gender and she writes for many magazines and online outlets. Currently she can be found in...Read More

I know I wore an HRC polo the last time I golfed

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 06, 2009 | 3:30 PM | comments

They made a gay male Sarah Haskins, and that makes me happy....Read More

TAKE ACTION! Ryan White AIDS program terminates in 8 weeks

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | August 06, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Michael Rajner is a Bilerico-Florida blogger. We're bumping this post up to Bilerico Project and crossposting it on all of our state sites. Please add the post to your Facebook page, Twitter it and/or steal it for your...Read More

Britain's first openly gay Prime Minister?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 06, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

Is Great Britain ready for its first openly gay Prime Minister? British politics is, to put it mildly, different than American politics. The formation of British governments and their dissolutions is something few Americans understand, but there is growing buzz...Read More

Jesse's Journal: Do We Need "Role Models"?

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | August 06, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Is Perez Hilton a gay role model? Not according to many readers of the Advocate, who protested vigorously when the magazine put the celebrity blogger on the cover of its August issue. There was such a strong reaction that Advocate...Read More


Filed by Alex Blaze | August 06, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

Ex-gay therapy doesn't work: No solid evidence exists that such change is likely, says the resolution, adopted by a 125-4 vote. The APA said some research suggests that efforts to produce change could be harmful, inducing depression and suicidal tendencies....Read More

S 1584, the Senate Version of ENDA - What's the Math?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 06, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Yesterday, as reported here, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, S 1584, was introduced into the U.S. Senate by Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley, along with three other co-sponsors, two of them Republicans. It has been widely noted in press releases that it's...Read More

He's in love with a GRAMP! (Gay, Rich, Alone, Middle-aged, Positive)

Filed by Father Tony | August 06, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Dear FT, How can I convince an older man that he should take a chance on me? Him: 56. HIV positive. Hot. Healthy as can be expected. Rich. Me: 24. Cute. Negative. Hard working. He says things to me...Read More

Be Who You Are

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 06, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

School will soon start again, and countless LGBT youth will return to classrooms all over the country. Some will return to schools where they find support and protection from harassment -- where administrators and teachers work together to ensure a...Read More

Are Obama, National Democrats and Deeds Setting Up to Lose Virginia?

Filed by Michael Hamar | August 06, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Last month the Washington Post reported Democratic candidate for governor of Virginia, Creigh Deeds, has purportedly picked up endorsements from seven Republican members of the General Assembly: Most were familiar names, Republicans who have previously expressed disenchantment with their party's...Read More

Paula Abdul Quits American Idol!! Why??

Filed by Michael Buckley | August 06, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Personally, I would like to say I will miss her very much and I thank her for all endless entertainment she provided! Kara better turn on the personality! I hope you enjoy the clips from the past episodes! I...Read More


Jill Sobule: Katy Perry is a title thieving little slut

Filed by Ed Team | August 06, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"F--k you Katy Perry, you f--king stupid, maybe 'not good for the gays,' title thieving, haven't heard much else, so not quite sure if you're talented, f--king little slut." Singer Jill Sobule on Katy Perry's use of her song...Read More

Democrats fight back against GOP's fake "mobs"

Filed by Bil Browning | August 06, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Democrats are fighting back against the fake "mobs" of people storming Congressional townhall meetings. In actuality, the people are plants sent in by special interest groups with the blessing of the GOP. If the Dems can make the association...Read More