April 30, 2010

Queer music Friday - Nicki Minaj

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 30, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

MC Nicki Minaj confirmed her bisexuality in a Details interview this week. Here's Mariah Carey's "Up Out of My Face," on which Minaj appears....Read More

Of buses and passports

Filed by Sean Martin | April 30, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

No cartoon today, sorry. Instead, I'm gonna talk a bit about what it feels like to come to a country where you're clearly not wanted. This is a true story....Read More


Play nice: The comments section reminder

Filed by Bil Browning | April 30, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

Hey gang, We've had quite a few complaints about the level of discourse lately in the comment sections. We've had a huge influx of new readers lately and while commenters only make up about 3% of all Projectors, they influence...Read More

Happy Anniversary to JoeMyGod

Filed by Father Tony | April 30, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

My favorite curmudgeon today begins his seventh year as JoeMyGod. Like their coffee, many people will not start the day without him. He perpetually scowls at my camera but I ignore that. You may click here for one of the...Read More

National Faith Leaders Speak Out Against TheCall Uganda & Lou Engle

Filed by Waymon Hudson | April 30, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

DC Agenda has moving and powerful video coverage of the press conference held by national faith leaders in Washington DC to protest Lou Engle and TheCall's planned anti-gay rally in Uganda. Especially moving is the personal story of the gay...Read More

Indy: GOP Congressional Primary Candidate Carlos May Endorses Civil Unions

Filed by Bil Browning | April 30, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Carlos May, one of three men seeking the Republican nomination to challenge Congressman Andre Carson in November, stood out from the pack at last night's University of Indianapolis debate. When questioned about same-sex marriage, May indicated that he supported civil...Read More

[PIC] Liberal Teabaggers Emerge

Filed by Bil Browning | April 30, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

That most rare of all beasts, the liberal teabagger, has arrived. Like the Biblical locust, these creatures only emerge rarely and in response to a tyrant's decree unfairly targeting a minority people originally welcomed to the country to serve as...Read More

Washington Blade: There IS a Path to 60 in the Senate

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 30, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

This is Part 1 of a 2-part series. The Washington Blade is back, and its recent reports suggest that, after the much-exaggerated "Death of ENDA" story in January, there is a path to 60 in the Senate. How many Senators...Read More

Potential SCOTUS Nominee Leah Sears: Underestimated Hostility to LGBT Families

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | April 30, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

The Alliance for Justice released reports Wednesday on thirteen possible nominees for the Supreme Court position being vacated by Justice Stevens. The Alliance for Justice is my favorite Washington DC-based group. (This year they are honoring long-time gay rights activist...Read More

Bad B movie poster: Hot Money Girl!

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | April 30, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Nothing says trash cinema than "trash" on the poster. Seems the more things change, the more the sexism stays the same....Read More

Winged Victory has turned its back

Filed by Bobby Parker | April 30, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

This new law in Arizona is especially onerous to the gay community because according to Immigration Equality executive director Rachel Tiven on Advocate.com: "Forty percent of LGBT binational couples in the United States include a Latino family member. For them,...Read More

DADT: My soldier or enforcing this terrible law

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 30, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: "Stories from the Frontlines: Letters to President Barack Obama" is a new media campaign launched to underscore the urgent need for congressional action and presidential leadership at this critical point in the fight to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't...Read More

Love Means

Filed by Kate Clinton | April 30, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

Love means never having to say you're sorry....Read More


Yeah, sure baby. Sure.

Filed by Bil Browning | April 30, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"In 2004 the social question that animated the campaign was gay marriage. Before the election season had unfolded, I had talked to George about not making gay marriage a significant issue. We have, I reminded him, a number of close...Read More

Lost Generation

Filed by Ed Team | April 30, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Fascinating. I don't want to spoil it, so just watch....Read More