December 27, 2009

Why Americans think Hoosiers are a bunch of ignorant Bible beaters

Filed by Bil Browning | December 27, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

Want to know why Americans tend to think of Hoosiers as a bunch of ignorant Bible beaters? Sometimes the depths of religious stupidity that's on display in our fair state is staggering. Take, for example, conservative blogger Steve Dalton's recent...Read More

Suddenly Hunky: Shirtless Lance Bass

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | December 27, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

After reading Joe Mirabella's post about how Lance Bass saved Christmas, I remembered how I recently stumbled across hot, shirtless, and surprising pictures of the former boy-band member. For me, Lance Bass saved my screen saver. (I mean, how many...Read More

Robbed by the banks

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 27, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Was there once a time when people robbed banks, instead of banks robbing people? Okay, maybe not, but it sounds like that’s what Chase Bank did to Trina Lee -- a nurse in Arizona who was laid-off two years ago,...Read More

Gay Bookstores: A Dying Breed

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | December 27, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

Like many lesbians, gay men, bisexuals or transgender people, I came out of the closet with the help of gay books and gay bookstores. Though we didn't have a gay bookstore in Miami when I came out in the early...Read More

Democracy When? For Whom?

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 27, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger April Rose, a Two-Spirits author, speaker and raconteur on all things trans, lives in New Mexico where she is currently developing a website that will implement her desire to educate people about living with integrity and...Read More

Weekly Reader: The Salvation Army, Katy Perry, & Lance Bass

Filed by Bil Browning | December 27, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

It might have been a holiday week, but we kept plugging away to bring you the best content we could - including tons of holiday-themed posts! Check out some of these great posts from last week: Sunday Disturbing: Pelosi &...Read More

Maryland to Continue Driver's License Gender Marker Policy

Filed by Keri Renault | December 27, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Morgan Meneses-Sheets, Executive Director of Equality Maryland reports that the Maryland Vehicle Administration (MVA) will not alter its current gender/sex marker revision policy in the immediate future. She released the following email received from the Office of the Attorney General...Read More

Goodbye 2009, Bring on 2010

Filed by Cathy Renna | December 27, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

First apologies for not showing my face here for a while. Let's say the year is ending with a rollercoaster ride and a bit of a bang, both personally and professionally. Since many of you know me I will not...Read More


Police raid Georgian LGBT organization meeting

Filed by Ed Team | December 27, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"They did not wear police uniforms, did not provide a search warrant, did not inform about their identity or agency they represented and did not explain the purpose of their intrusion. Members of the LGBT community were present in the...Read More

Gay activists disrupt NY State Sen Hiram Monserrate's holiday party

Filed by Bil Browning | December 27, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Projector Alan sends in this video with this message: "Tuesday evening, December 22 we snuck into New York State Senator Hiram Monserrate's holiday party and chanted things like, "Hiram believes marriage should be between one man, one woman and...Read More