January 3, 2012


Eric Cantor's Wife Is Pro-Choice & Pro-Marriage Equality

Filed by Michael Hamar | January 03, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

In what has to be causing angst amongst the knuckle dragging Neanderthals that make up the Republican party of Virginia, Diana Fine Cantor, wife of GOP House Majority Whip Eric Cantor, has come out as pro-choice and pro-gay.Read More


Hawaii & Delaware Join Marriage Equality Train

Filed by Bil Browning | January 03, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Hawaii and Delaware joined the marriage equality train at the start of the new year. They may be at the caboose, but at least they're on the right track.Read More


War Is Over: Ending & Paying for the Iraq War

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 03, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

I heard one of my favorite holiday songs on the radio recently - John Lennon's "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)." I've always loved it, but this year holds special meaning for me.Read More


Just JoeKing: Is It Gay-Funny Or Gay-Hateful?

Filed by Father Tony | January 03, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

The angry LGBT reaction to a wall calendar gets it dropped from Barnes & Noble, but its author thinks the outrage is unfair.Read More


Perry & Lawrence v Texas: Oops!

Filed by Leslie Robinson | January 03, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Maybe he has to learn so much these days - like the name of North Korea's late dictator is Kim Jong-il, not "Kim Jong the Second" - that facts he previously knew are falling out of his head to make room.Read More


Because Rick Santorum Said So

Filed by Guest Blogger | January 03, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Last Wednesday, the candidate known for declaring war on the poor, still defending the invasion of Iraq, and thinking intelligent design is science, actually said something that was right.Read More


I Don't Know How She Does It [Contest]

Filed by Bil Browning | January 03, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Today's contest prize comes courtesy of Anchor Bay Entertainment and The Weinstein Company. We're giving away two copies of Sarah Jessica Parker's new flick, I Don't Know How She Does It, on your choice of Blu-Ray or DVD.Read More


How to Save Marriage: Religious Sex Toys

Filed by Michael Hamar | January 03, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

What makes a vibrator holy? Let's look at the growing market for sex toys via online "religious" sex-toy shops. Apparently, the theory behind the products is that good sex will strengthen the marriages of the self-congratulatory pious set.Read More


Ron Paul Endorsed By Former KKK Grand Wizard

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 03, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

As if Ron Paul hasn't been linked enough to right wing extremists, Paul just got David Duke's endorsement and his ties to the far right John Birch Society are being examined further.Read More

Iowa Isn't So Conservative After All

Filed by Bil Browning | January 03, 2012 | 9:17 AM | comments

Some of the folks in Iowa are getting a little sick of the "Iowa is so conservative and backwards" meme. "The next time you fly over, give us a wave. We'll wave back. We're nice." (Hat tip to JMG)...Read More


Montana Supreme Court: Suck It, Citizens United

Filed by Bil Browning | January 03, 2012 | 9:10 AM | comments

"Corporations are artificial creatures of law... Corporations are not persons. Human beings are persons, and it is an affront to the inviolable dignity of our species that courts have created a legal fiction which forces people - human beings -...Read More


Being Petarded: Michele Bachmann, It's Time for the Fork

Filed by Don Davis | January 03, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

I'm not a Biblical kind of writer myself, but you can't help but notice that sowing and reaping are surely connected in this case, and as much as I see Michele preaching from the pulpit, I hope it's a Bible lesson she someday learns.Read More