June 27, 2010

HHS proposed regs on hospital visitation ignore the needs of those incapable of naming visitors

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | June 27, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

If ever there was a bi-partisan no-brainer it is that every hospitalized patient should be able to name his or her visitors, subject to a medical reason to exclude them. The proposed regs emerging from the Obama administration (on line...Read More

NYC Pride March

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 27, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

It was a beautiful, hot, sunny day today at New York City Pride. I met up with Father Tony, Michael Crawford, JoeMyGod, the grrls from Autostraddle, and a dozen or so NYC bloggers. In front of us, the champion Rugby...Read More

The 10 Best Lady Gaga Remake Videos

Filed by Bil Browning | June 27, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Since Lady Gaga became pop's newest princess, the remakes and parodies of her videos and songs hasn't stopped. It seems when you're not claiming Lady Gaga is an Illuminati puppet, you're all out making your very own videos hoping for...Read More

Pride in Paris in Photos

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 27, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Gay Pride in Paris yesterday was long. Four miles of marching in the heat, with a parade that was two to three hours long if you stood in one point and watched it go by. The crowd is estimated by...Read More

Who Gets to Say What at Pride?

Filed by Amy Hunter | June 27, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Twin Cities Pride doesn't want Brian Johnson, his family and especially his message at their Pride Festival this weekend. Johnson and his family hand out Bibles and preach that homosexuality is immoral—a message obviously upsetting to all of us open-minded,...Read More

The biggest #SameSexSunday ever!

Filed by Phil Reese | June 27, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Happy Pride from Phil Reese and Joe Mirabella on behalf of the SameSexSunday podcast! Download this episode (right click and save) And what a podcast Pride brings us! Hopefully you've bookmarked the page, or subscribed to the podcast so you...Read More


Commercialization of Pride

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 27, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Then, in my memory, the parades blur. Clean banners with trademark-tagged graphics. Those hideous blue-and-yellow equal signs. I would see pectoral men dancing on floats and notice they weren't just celebrating, they were promoting. Yay the Splash Bacardi float! Wahoo...Read More

Nancy Pelosi addresses San Francisco Pride

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 27, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Nancy Pelosi's address to SF Pride, promises DADT repeal this year, and ENDA some time in the future....Read More