November 29, 2009

Your life is now in the cloud, security is more important than ever [gay geeks]

Filed by Nathan Strang | November 29, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

Before Facebook, before Twitter, before Ebay, identity theft required a bit more work. Every once in a while you'd hear a nightly news special on how someone could sift through your garbage, finding bits of pieces to your life, leading...Read More

Conservative Rapper's Delight

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 29, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

I now extend my request for Levi Johnston to these guys. The Christian side hug, for the unaware, is the Christian version of the standard "full frontal hug," which is a sinful abonimation and should be avoided until marriage (I...Read More

What's the common thread between Sen Ensign, Reps Stupak & Pitts, & the death penalty for homosexuality in Uganda?

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | November 29, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

The answer is "The Family," the right-wing Christian organization with a terrifying idea about power and an ideology as far right as can be. Fans of the Rachel Maddow show have been hearing about The Family for months, as she...Read More

On Transition & Suicide

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | November 29, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

A recent death and the comments I've read has me in an unusual mood today. And I'm reminded of something that I've seen, and that many in the LGBT community as a whole have seen. There was, for a couple...Read More

The Cleveland Show goes transphobic: GLAAD goes silent

Filed by Bil Browning | November 29, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

I realize the Thanksgiving holiday was last week, but surely the folks at GLAAD didn't take the entire week off work. After all, they had plenty of time to critique Good Morning America's decision to dump Adam Lambert after his...Read More

Stupak, Pitts, and the Classist, Sexist "Sin Tax" Amendment

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 29, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Louisa V. Hill is an MFA candidate at the University of Iowa's Playwrights' Workshop. LGBT folks and their allies know all too well that their human rights are often the first to be sacrificed under the...Read More

Campy Theater Lobby Card: Swamp Woman

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 29, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Proving once and for all that even when you live in a swamp, ladies always wear heels....Read More


Using sexual orientation as a weapon

Filed by Ed Team | November 29, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Outing, to me, has always seemed like using sexual orientation as a weapon, like an act of violence. To out gay priests for an anti-gay Church policy, well, how is that different than outing gay and lesbian servicemembers because Congress...Read More

The Benefits of Regular Exercise

Filed by Bil Browning | November 29, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Thanks to Prince for this collection of hilarious Thai commercials promoting regular exercise....Read More