February 27, 2011


Comment of the Week: Bill Perdue

Filed by Bil Browning | February 27, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

From Jillian Weiss's post, "What the Obama Administration's Decision on DOMA Means" comes this reply to a thread on whether or not President Obama is just covering his ass in a setup to allow the courts to decide the issue:...Read More

Where Should We Stand?

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 27, 2011 | 5:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Ted Hayes is a retired chemist, Baptist minister and Doctor of Counseling. He was recently featured in D. Gregory Smith's post, "Educate Me." During the recent mid-term elections, the party in the minority in both the...Read More

The Chris Lee-LGBT Connection

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 27, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Congressman Chris Lee, who was found on Craiglist looking for a little lovin' and then resigned last month, turns out to have been searching for something other than heterosexual, extra-marital, cis-man/cis-woman, missionary position, for-the-purposes-of-procreation-only fun. Read the whole thing at...Read More

How Biblical Literalism Took Root... Literally!

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 27, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

Stephen Tomkins over at the Guardian answers a question I’ve long pondered, and blogged about: How biblical literalism took hold. The Bible is the word of God, Christians believe, but why should the fact it’s God’s mean it has to...Read More

Destiny: Your Future Husband

Filed by Bil Browning | February 27, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

I don't know about you, but when I start wondering what my future husband will look like I start averaging the global demographics and... Well, okay. I don't. But the PostNational Monitor did and here's what they say the average...Read More

LIFE AIDS Lobby and Equality California

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 27, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Equality California is the grandchild of LIFE AIDS Lobby, which was founded in 1985 out of terrible post-Gay Liberation necessity. Though the Centers for Disease Control published a report on June 5, 1981 about six gay men in the Los...Read More

#SSS DOJ DOMA shift explained (as best as we can); DADT

Filed by Phil Reese | February 27, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Remember back when I asked Senator Carol Moseley Braun about when she believed her Senate Colleagues would go back and do the right thing on DOMA? Neither of us realized how quickly we'd be seeing that. If you didn't hear...Read More


When All Else Fails, Embarrass Them

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 27, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We feel let down by the brewery. We want to cause them as much embarrassment as we can." --Percy Jones, one of the gays who's trying to do anything they can to prevent a Cardiff gay bar from going straight...Read More

Archie Goes Gay, Lesbian, and Dramatic

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 27, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The trailer for if Archie were a teen drama movie. Now we know why Jughead eats those hamburgers!...Read More