January 10, 2010

Remember Chris Crocker?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | January 10, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

I was surfing to avoid working, and looking up random videos. I came across a beautiful young trans woman talking about the kind of hate speech that has been employed against her. Some people said they wanted to kill her....Read More

Writing a check your body can't cash

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | January 10, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

That line still sticks in my head, all the years after it was pointedly told to Tom Cruise. It fits in well with a whole set of ideas related to a particular theme that Dirty Harry once reminded bad guys...Read More

Will middle America tune out American Idol because Ellen is gay?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

This just in from Gary McCullough, the Director of Christian Newswire, a religious right press release outlet. McCullough claims that Americans will tune out American Idol once Ellen joins the show "because young girls and their traditional families are uncomfortable...Read More

Five Fab Flickr Finds

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 10, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Hijra in Karachi, which seemed appropriate after the discussions we got into this past week on TBP. The photographer says he asked permission and paid money to take this picture, making them professional models....Read More

Caption this: Don't mess with her melon

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Your turn....Read More


NOM doesn't plan to win Prop 8 case

Filed by Ed Team | January 10, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We do not expect to win at the trial level, but with God's help, at least five members of the current Supreme Court will have the courage to defend our Constitution from this grave attack." -- National Organization for Marriage...Read More

Obama wants to change your religion

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Focus on the Family will stop at nothing, will they? Remember, they're a non-partisan organization. Don't you remember all the videos they made questioning Bush's spirituality?...Read More