July 22, 2013

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'Straight Magazine' Isn't So Straight Anymore

Filed by Bil Browning | July 22, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

Anyone have any more information about this magazine from the 1950s? While a title like that was a-okay at the time, it definitely doesn't mean the same thing now. Especially not with covers like these!Read More

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Ohio Couple Sues to Have Maryland Marriage Recognized

Filed by John M. Becker | July 22, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

It is an indictment of the society in which we live that two people who love each other have to fight so hard for such a simple, basic dignity.Read More

The Sound of German vs Other Languages

Filed by Bil Browning | July 22, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Any word that's sweet sounding in a Romance language can be turned into a curse or harsh rebuke in German (or Russian).Read More


Harvey Fierstein: Putin Has Declared War on Homosexuals

Filed by John M. Becker | July 22, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Gay actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein: "Can we allow [Putin's] war against human rights to go unanswered?"Read More


Tea Party Leader Kilcullen Invokes "Weiner Defense"

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | July 22, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Kilcullen's claim that her Facebook was hacked is comical at best and she is clearly attempting to deflect the embarrassment away from herself and her bigoted and racist commentaries.Read More