February 12, 2012


Is Glittering a Personal Assault? [Comment of the Week]

Filed by Adam Polaski | February 12, 2012 | 7:00 PM | comments

Today, I was going to write a post to the effect of, "Can we stop with the glitter-bombing already?" Then Bil directed me to this comment from Timothy Adams, who sums up my feelings in a skillfully articulated post.Read More


Whitney Houston: How Do We Mourn Celebrities?

Filed by Adam Polaski | February 12, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

So how should we mourn our celebrities? When our personal or generational experiences and encounters with these public figures vary so greatly, is it even possible to follow a script? Is it even necessary?Read More


WA Gov. Gregoire to Sign Marriage Bill on Monday

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 12, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Gov. Chris Gregoire will sign her marriage equality bill into law on Monday morning. With the stroke of her pen, Washington will become the seventh state to legalize civil marriage between same-sex couples.Read More

The Sound of Santorum

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 12, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

I went to lunch thinking Rick Santorum was the "rock star" at this year's CPAC. After finishing lunch, I returned to find that Santorum was just the opening act.Read More


Maddow & the Fox News Bat Signal

Filed by Bil Browning | February 12, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

"Their rules are precisely what was proposed by Olympia Snowe and other Republicans in 2001, but yet they were being denounced as some sort of liberal abomination. It is in fact such a liberal abomination, that anybody who disagrees with...Read More


Aussie Gay Couple Want Their Son Back from DCFS

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 12, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

Several Australian news sites confirmed Thursday that an unidentified Australian gay male couple is being investigated by the FBI for allegedly belonging to an international child pedophilia ring.Read More

We'll Always Love Whitney Houston

Filed by Bil Browning | February 12, 2012 | 11:20 AM | comments

Whitney Houston dead at 48? I blame Bobby Brown entirely; he destroyed one of the best voices in the history of the world. We'll always love her....Read More


Do We Prioritize Some State Marriage Battles Over Others?

Filed by Adam Polaski | February 12, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

Has anyone else noticed the public and media being underwhelmed by Washington's marriage equality bill? Or is the amount of attention and discussion about the bill appropriate? Read More