August 12, 2010

So About That Executive Order Thing

Filed by Jarrod Chlapowski | August 12, 2010 | 8:00 PM | comments

I'm sure by now many of you have seen the Rachel Maddow Piece on Wednesday that focuses most of its attention on pressuring the White House, also bringing two more faces to the DADT repeal movement (John, Katie: Welcome. You...Read More

Gaymers Admitted to Gay UN, aka Manhunt

Filed by Jason Tseng | August 12, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

I saw this graphic on a friend's Facebook wall. It's one of those post 'em and tag 'em grids that ask you to lump your friends into tightly defined categories. I don't usually pay attention to these kind of memes...Read More

Elliot IV

Filed by Sean Martin | August 12, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: You can find the rest of this series here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5 The next time we saw Ellie he was wearing -- of all things -- a suit and tie! I...Read More

The Plot Twist That Twists Me

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 12, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Leslie Robinson hails from New England, lives in Seattle and is shacked up with a Southerner. Check out more of Leslie's humor columns at My partner Anne and I finally got around to seeing "The...Read More

Prop 8 stay to be lifted in 6 days--now what?

Filed by Phil Reese | August 12, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Reported by Chris Geidner and just confirmed by CBS News: at 12:45 Pacific time, Judge Walker announced effective August 18th at 5pm, the stay of his Proposition 8 decision in Perry V Schwarzenegger will expire. That means marriage equality will...Read More

About half of America supports same-sex marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 12, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

I'm surprised that the numbers were this high, but here's what CNN found: 37. Do you think gays and lesbians have a constitutional right to get married and have their marriage recognized by law as valid? (ASKED OF HALF SAMPLE....Read More

Priorities: Queen Latifah & her girlfriend

Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

When a tabloid ran photos of Neil Patrick Harris with his partner in 2006, the actor's agent quickly spouted off some mumbo-jumbo intended to make the public think the actor was straight. Harris stepped out front quickly, called bullshit, and...Read More

He'll call it "The Stonewall Inn" after his rock-hard resistance to the Muslim terror threat

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 12, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Shorter Greg "mini-Glenn Beck" Gutfeld: My dickish joke about a Muslim gay bar has demonstrated that Muslims and the left are working together to oppress American gay people and that only conservatives have proven themselves ready to save the gays....Read More

Equality walks in Arizona

Filed by Bobby Parker | August 12, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

When the temperature reaches 110 degrees in Arizona, even the lizards stay in the shade, but not those hearty souls from Right to Marry Arizona. They are walking a mile for each of the 98 years that Arizona has been...Read More

Lost Histories: Hobo Nell

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | August 12, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Found this interesting image as I was surfing for sideshow attractions and quickly looked to see if I could find something on Hobo Nell. Seems the image after the jump may have been a cover or publicity flyer for The...Read More

In The New Solitude, How Do You Edit Yourself?

Filed by Father Tony | August 12, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

In the not too distant past, American farmers would occasionally look up from the plow to greet a stranger offering some news about national politics, revolution and war, the finding of gold, or perhaps the wonders of cities he would...Read More

Rachel Maddow on DADT

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 12, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

In case you missed it, Rachel Maddow did an entire show on DADT. Here's part 1, parts 2-4 are after the jump....Read More

How to trick people

Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

A friend hit me up on Facebook last night and sent me links to these two videos. She said they're "a sad funny commentary on being a woman." She wondered what our readers and contributors would think about the pair...Read More


iPhone users get laid more often

Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"According to a recent study of smart phone users, people with iPhones have the most sexual partners (and VDs), followed by those with Blackberries and Androids." -- Geekologie on the new study that claims iPhone users get laid more often...Read More


Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Check out this fabulous video from NPR's RadioLab about how one thing flows into another....Read More