September 3, 2010


Filed by Sean Martin | September 03, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

It's always curious when a politician does something you wouldnt normally expect....Read More

Queer music Friday: Interview with Natalia Zukerman

Filed by Leone Kraus | September 03, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Thank you Facebook! I would personally like to thank Mark Zuckerberg and his incessant need to consistently alter Facebook's platform and settings any chance he gets. Without this, I would never have crossed paths with folk singer and accomplished painter,...Read More

Glee meets the leather daddies

Filed by Bil Browning | September 03, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

This picture of Chris Colfer from Glee posing with several leather daddies is absolutely adorable. It's from Rolling Stone's photo spread of this season's "best characters and most memorable scene-stealers." (Hat tip to JMG for this find)...Read More

Wars always have tragic consequences

Filed by Davina Kotulski | September 03, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Wars always have tragic consequences. Over 4,400 American soldiers were killed during the 7 years of combat missions in Iraq. Thousands more were wounded. These men and women dedicated their lives to defend and serve our country which is self-sacrificing,...Read More

Hillary 2012 ad starting to air

Filed by Bil Browning | September 03, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

A Chicago dentist has taken to the airwaves with the first 2012 Presidential campaign ad. While the next election is still a few years away, I guess there's something to be said for getting started early. Clinton has not responded...Read More

Book Review: "Gender Outlaws: The Next Generation"

Filed by Austen Crowder | September 03, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Kate Bornstein's Gender Outlaw is a canonical work in the world of postmodern gender criticism. The book is fifteen years old, though, and that is a veritable eternity in the realm of gender theory and trans* lives. Gender Outlaws: The...Read More

Homophobia and transphobia aren't clear-cut, separate concepts

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 03, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

I've been saying for a while that perhaps the word (if not the concept) of "homophobia" should be replaced since it doesn't really describe the whole of the concept. I'm not making the Amelia Bedelia argument that homophobes are not...Read More

A Day with HIV in America

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 03, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

What does it mean to live with HIV? That's the question Positively Aware magazine wants you to answer on September 21. The magazine is creating an online photo essay about living with HIV in America. Whether you're HIV positive or...Read More

Montana Tea Party Advocates "Hanging Fruits"

Filed by D Gregory Smith | September 03, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Is it safe to be gay under the Big Sky? Fuck no. Tim Ravndal, a Montana loud-mouthed Right-wing Tea Party darling hosts a conversation on his Facebook page where he comments on an article by the Billings Gazette on the...Read More

Pacific Justice Institute's weird suit rejected

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 03, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

The suit to force California to appeal Judge Walker's Prop 8 decision from earlier this week has already been rejected: A California court has refused to order Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Attorney General Jerry Brown to appeal a ruling that...Read More


Jarrett Barrios on divorce

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 03, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Just as gay and lesbian couples share the joys of marriage, we will share the pain of divorce, something for which we have no template. Divorce plumbs impossible depths of sadness. It involves separating the dishes and the books and...Read More

Kirk Cameron Loves Him Some Bananas

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 03, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This has got to be one of the unintentionally gayest things ever. It's even curved towards the face... the whole of creation testifies to the genius of God's creative gifts. Via DCDebbie...Read More