December 26, 2010


Comment of the Week: amym440

Filed by Bil Browning | December 26, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

This week's featured comment comes from amym440 and was left on Mercedes Allen's post, "The Religious Right Doesn't Want Barney Frank Showering With Them, Either". The whole bathroom/shower debate argument against repealing enda should be a wake up call to...Read More

Who's seen "I Love You, Phillip Morris"?

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 26, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

I just saw I Love You, Phillip Morris, the Jim Carrey and Ewan McGregor film that kept on getting its US release date pushed further and further back until it was released this past month. I thought it was a...Read More

A Tribute to a Trans Warrior in Afghanistan, My Dear Friend Jenn

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 26, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Pam Daniels is a writer and activist with 23 years experience in broadcast news and media including the staff of a former Governor. Those of us in the LGBT community have much to celebrate this holiday season. Ted...Read More

OutLoud in Nashville to close

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 26, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

The interesting thing about a bookstore closing, as opposed to most other small businesses that have gotten shut down in recent years, is that the owners usually read a lot and have a good idea of whom to blame. OutLoud...Read More

Christmas Miracle: An Update on Betsie Gallardo

Filed by Bil Browning | December 26, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

When I put out the call on Thursday for a Christmas miracle for Betsie Gallardo, a young HIV+ Haitian woman dying of gallbladder cancer in a Florida prison for the crime of spitting at a police officer, Projectors came through...Read More

The Agenda Item Barney Forgot

Filed by Dana Rudolph | December 26, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

When it comes to acerbic wit among politicians, Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) is second to none. His response to a right-wing reporter about the issue of "showering with homosexuals" in the military is priceless: "What do you think happens in...Read More

Chai Feldblum confirmed to EEOC

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | December 26, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

In a last minute action, on Wednesday the Senate confirmed law professor Chai Feldblum as a commissioner on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Obama named Feldblum in a recess appointment last March. There were various holds placed on her...Read More


Ann Coulter doesn't want gays in the military

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 26, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"People who are promoting this could not care less about the military. They would like to destroy the military and so it's a win-win for them, either it works, which it won't, or it doesn't work and 'yay the military...Read More

Just Bea (and Madame)

Filed by D Gregory Smith | December 26, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Bea Arthur and Madame discuss Rock Hudson and sing "A Good Man Is Hard to Find." The irony is as thick as Madame's rouge....Read More