May 9, 2010

President Obama Honors Mothers and Their Families - All Kinds

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 09, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Mother's Day is as non-political as you can get, right? Well, politics comes in all forms. The personal is the political. The Bush Administration was a rough time for LGBT families, as well as any family that didn't fit into...Read More

Shake Weight...Now for Men!

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | May 09, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

Remember the unexpectedly inappropriate commercial for Shake Weight, that exercise device that looks like it's designed to strengthen your masturbatory skills? It was marketed to women, but now the manufacturer is targeting men. Watch this video and just try to...Read More

Be The Math

Filed by Kate Clinton | May 09, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

My dear girlfriend cheerfully admits she is a numbers nerd. She can read, remember and interpret a pie chart or a power point graph like nobody's business. While she's parsing the percentages, I tend to muse about the color palette...Read More

My Yiddishe Momme

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 09, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

The greatest song about Jewish mothers is "My Yiddishe Momme" (pronounced "mom' meh). Many famous singers have performed it, and today's the perfect day to hear it again. I was born on Mother's Day. My mother passed in 1988, when...Read More

Examining the Basic Math of SB 1070 in Arizona

Filed by Bobby Parker | May 09, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Examining the basic math of SB 1070, I find: This law requires the arrest and detention of all people in the state of Arizona who are not legally in the United States. Estimates put their number at 400,000 to 460,000....Read More

Sunday Funnies: Bryan Safi vs Faux 'Mo, Colbert asks WBWJR-What Boy Would Jesus Rent, & More!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | May 09, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Bryan Safi, our favorite satirist from InfoMania's That's Gay, goes after the "go fake gay to get the girl" meme: Wanna get closer to a girl who thinks you're disgusting? Do what TV and movie characters do: Go Faux 'Mo!...Read More

My Fabulous Disease: What It Feels Like For A Mom

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 09, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Mark S. King is a poz writer and video blogger ("My Fabulous Disease") who has advocated for those living with HIV since testing positive in 1985. His book, "A Place Like This," chronicles life in Los Angeles in...Read More


President Obama Honors Lesbian Mothers

Filed by Ed Team | May 09, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Nurturing families come in many forms, and children may be raised by two parents, a single mother, two mothers, a step-mom, a grandmother, or a guardian." -- President Barack Obama, in his Proclamation on Mother's Day, 2010....Read More

The Power of T

Filed by Ed Team | May 09, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

What does testosterone do? Find out here....Read More