August 15, 2010

Remember When Batman Was Gay?

Filed by Tyrion Lannister | August 15, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: We pulled this out of the archives to share with readers again. Our newer Projectors may have missed this post by former B-IN contributor Tyrion Lannister that originally ran in the summer of 2008 - just as The Dark Knight hit theaters.Read More

"Among The Flutterers" Explains A Lot

Filed by D Gregory Smith | August 15, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

In the London Review Of Books, Colm Tóibín reviews The Pope Is Not Gay by Angelo Quattrocchi, and comes up with a mind-numbingly simple analysis of clerical culture, social norms, gay priests and ecclesiastical/institutional fear. As I was reading it,...Read More

Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka To Be Gay Dads, Heroes

Filed by Andrew Belonsky | August 15, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

There's little doubt that Neil Patrick Harris has achieved higher fame that even in the 1980s, when he won a Golden Globe for the 1988 film Clara's Heart, and then charmed as the eponymous child doctor on Doogie Howser, M.D....Read More

Gender terrorism is worse than bank robbery

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 15, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

The photo at the right appeared in the Arizona Daily Star, and it's from a surveillance camera video of a bank robber. I don't want the picture to be the center of this post, since I'm not writing about the...Read More

Even If Your Hands Tremble

Filed by Betty Greene Salwak | August 15, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

If this is your photo, please email me for proper acknowledgement....Read More


#SameSexSunday lands secret interview with armed forces' LGBT leader and more

Filed by Phil Reese | August 15, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

SameSexSunday for August 15th, 2010 features our first pseudonymous interview from inside the armed forces. We chat with OutServe's co-director, active duty LGBT activist J D Smith. Smith, who can't use his real name to protect himself from discharge, explains...Read More


Progress is heroic, boring, and frustrating

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 15, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The story in American history I most like to tell is the one about how women got the right to vote 90 years ago this month. It has everything. Adventure! Suspense! Treachery! Drunken legislators! But, first, there was a 70-year...Read More

Blind live

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's "Blind" by Hercules & Love Affair, which they recorded with Antony Hegarty so it sounds weird to hear it sung by Nomi Ruiz....Read More