November 8, 2009

The Objects of our Desire [Gay Geeks]

Filed by Nathan Strang | November 08, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

Hulla! Things, we really love our things. Gay or straight, at some point in time, you've let a gadget influence your decision. Whether buying a car that will sync with your iPod, dumping your boyfriend for being glued to his...Read More

Down but Not Defeated

Filed by Sara Whitman | November 08, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

It's hard to think of what to say. My heart is broken. I am exhausted and sick (literally and figuratively). I kept checking the Bangor News site to see the last of the numbers trickle in, hoping it got closer....Read More

Roundtable on Kalamazoo, Washington, and Maine's ballot initiatives

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 08, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Below is a roundtable I just recorded on the ballot initiatives in Maine, Washington, and Kalamazoo. In on the discussion were Joe Mirabella, the LGBT community blogger for Seattle Post-Intelligencer and worked as a social networking consultant for the approve...Read More

House health care bill includes "sexual orientation" and "gender identity"

Filed by Bil Browning | November 08, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

When the House of Representatives passed their version of health care reform last night, sexual orientation and gender identity were defined [pdf] as groups likely to "experience significant gaps in disease, health outcomes, or access to health care." Hat tip...Read More

Are you normal?

Filed by Michele O'Mara | November 08, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Imagine that all humans were produced on a production line of various human production factories around the world. Would all of the non-heterosexuals just be plucked right off the conveyor belt and tossed in to a pile labeled defects? Most...Read More

Fellatio in fruit bats

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 08, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

My buddy Mike finds the most interesting things. For example, this article about a study of the blowjob habits of the fruit bat. It raises numerous sexological questions. Do they like it here or there? Do they like it anywhere?...Read More

Sunday Funnies: Maine, Mormons, Guy Fawkers, & Glenn Beck

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 08, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

It was a week of big losses and big victories for the LGBT movement. But one big winner? Biting satire calling out the ridiculousness of the anti-equality forces. First up is the Daily Show's take on the Maine Marriage Vote:...Read More


Gay and Lesbian Elected Officials in Ohio

Filed by Ed Team | November 08, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The Ohio Democratic Party is proud to have recruited and groomed candidates across Ohio who reflect the great diversity of our Party and our state. Democrats helped elect candidates young and old, male and female, gay and straight, from all...Read More

Because no lesbian has ever been harassed on the job or kept her opinions to herself before

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 08, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

There's just so much wrong with what this guy is saying. He says he was being harassed just because someone told him she was a lesbian, he says that his employer "says" that same-sex marriage is legal in Massachusetts,...Read More