Quote of the Day: January 2012


Cynthia Nixon Is Bisexual After All

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2012 | 9:29 AM | comments

"I believe we all have different ways we came to the gay community and we can't and shouldn't be pigeon-holed into one cultural narrative which can be uninclusive and disempowering. However, to the extent that anyone wishes to interpret my...Read More


Tell Us How You Really Feel

Filed by Bil Browning | January 30, 2012 | 9:31 AM | comments

"We all know the record. He was run out of the speakership of his own party, he was fined $300,000 for ethics violations. This is a guy who's had a very difficult political career at times and has been an...Read More


Three Cheers for Prominent Cross-Movement Support!

Filed by Adam Polaski | January 28, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"I made a choice: if you pick a fight with my brother--whether it is because you say we ain't like you or he ain't like us--you have picked a fight with me." -- Benjamin Jealous, president of the National Association...Read More


What She Said

Filed by Bil Browning | January 26, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

"Black people have to release birth certificates. White people have to release tax returns. Discuss." -- Contributor Kate Clinton on her Twitter feed...Read More


That Doesn't Sound Like Fun at All

Filed by Bil Browning | January 25, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

"How would you like to be a big black man who is conservative, friends with the likes of Dr. James Dobson and Rush Limbaugh, someone who believes that there are no mistakes in the Bible, doesn't care what people think...Read More


Remember Who Else Was Good for That?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 24, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

"The wild cheers that accompanied Newt's counterattack on the media indicated that his growing ranks of fans were ready to overlook his infidelities, and his big win on Saturday in the South Carolina primary proved it. But frustration with the...Read More


TN State Rep: 'Stomp a Mudhole' in Trans Women

Filed by Bil Browning | January 23, 2012 | 9:17 AM | comments

"I believe if I was standing at a dressing room and my wife or one of my daughters was in the dressing room and a man tried to go in there - I don't care if he thinks he's a...Read More


DNC Chair on Romney's South Carolina Loss

Filed by Bil Browning | January 22, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

"If tonight proved one thing, it's that the central rationale of Mitt Romney's campaign is cratering... Why? Because Mitt Romney's been exposed as being out of touch with the middle class, and voters are seeing that he lives by another...Read More


SC: Vote for the Guy Who's Not Running!

Filed by Bil Browning | January 21, 2012 | 10:27 AM | comments

"Today is the South Carolina Republican Primary, so I just wanted to remind you to make your voice heard in the form of Stephen Colbert's voice in the form of Herman Cain's voice. Do your patriotic duty and vote for...Read More


Johnny Weir Returns: The Bitch Is Back

Filed by Bil Browning | January 20, 2012 | 9:41 AM | comments

"The bitch is back! So excited to do this, with you all on my side. I promise to try my best to make you proud! I'm coming back to competition." -- Openly gay figure skater Johnny Weir on Twitter announcing...Read More


Newt Gingrich Sought Open Marriage with Second Wife

Filed by Bil Browning | January 19, 2012 | 12:35 PM | comments

"He always called me at night and always ended with `I love you.' Well, she was listening... He was asking to have an open marriage and I refused. That is not a marriage." -- Marianne Gingrich, Newt Gingrich's second wife...Read More


Mitt Romney's Entitlement

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 9:05 AM | comments

"It's awesome that Mitt Romney feels entitled to extra time in the debate to rant against an entitlement society." -- From the Twitter account of LOLGOP last night after Mitt Romney argued with the moderator that he needed more time...Read More


Putting Words in MLK's Mouth

Filed by Bil Browning | January 16, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

"If you want to say that I was a drum major, say that I was a drum major for justice. Say that I was a drum major for peace. I was a drum major for righteousness. And all of the...Read More


Ru Paul on 'Tranny'

Filed by Bil Browning | January 15, 2012 | 12:03 PM | comments

"If somebody calls you a green martian, would you be offended by it? No, you wouldn't be. Why? Because you know you're not a green martian. But if you're offended by someone calling you a 'tranny,' it was only because...Read More


Bill Maher on Rick Santorum's Gay Sex Obsession

Filed by Bil Browning | January 14, 2012 | 10:52 AM | comments

"This guy thinks about gay sex more than any gay man in America. There's a guy down in West Hollywood working at Dorothy's and Dildos who does not think about gay sex as much as Rick Santorum." -- Bill Maher...Read More


Blame teh Gayz: Pat Buchanan Feels Sorry for Pat Buchanan

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 9:27 AM | comments

"Look, for a long period of time the hard left, militant gay rights groups, militant -- they call themselves civil rights groups, but I'm not sure they're concerned about civil rights -- people of color, Van Jones, these folks and...Read More


This Doesn't Bode Well for Romney

Filed by Bil Browning | January 12, 2012 | 9:13 AM | comments

"Middle Americans have no reason to turn to someone like Romney as an alternative to the failed policies of Obama. He has managed to be on all sides of an issue depending on the place and time his political ambitions...Read More


Like Never Before

Filed by Bil Browning | January 11, 2012 | 9:37 AM | comments

"The GOP candidates have been dogged by gay rights, and gay protesters, both individuals and groups, like nothing I've ever seen before. This is amazing. And seemingly organic. Something has changed in the culture. People are clearly less willing to...Read More


Vice President Santorum?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2012 | 8:30 AM | comments

"So where could Mitt Romney turn in order to make himself both palatable to his conservative base and tap into an economic populism that he's also missing? Enter the former senator from Pennsylvania who knew how to get out the...Read More


Kansas House Speaker Prays for Obama's Death

Filed by Bil Browning | January 09, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

"At last - I can honestly voice a Biblical prayer for our president! Look it up - it is word for word! Let us all bow our heads and pray. Brothers and Sisters, can I get an AMEN? AMEN!!!!!!" --...Read More


Santorum Surge Is Petering Out?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

"Santorum's support among independents, who can vote in New Hampshire's Republican contest, dropped from 6 percent to 3 percent after the college event, according to Suffolk's findings. His support from 18 to 34 year olds dropped from 9 percent to...Read More


The Male Body Is Damn Beautiful

Filed by Bil Browning | January 06, 2012 | 9:09 AM | comments

"We love your strong, solid thighs and calves. Your penises in their wide variety of shapes and sizes (and sometimes, angles), which, by the way, are just as enjoyable to look at when they're soft as when they're not... You...Read More


Obama Wants to Sodomize the World?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 05, 2012 | 11:23 AM | comments

"What evangelical could stomach his or her president traveling around the world preaching and praising "safe sodomy" for every nation? To what level of insanity have we arrived?... Obama and his radical homosexual mafia plan to sodomize the world and...Read More


Savage Calls Elizabeth Santorum's Bluff

Filed by Bil Browning | January 04, 2012 | 8:30 AM | comments

"Um... political reporters? Stop accepting homophobes' claims of gay friendship at face value. Elizabeth Santorum says she has gay friends who support her dad based on his family platform? That is an astonishing assertion. Who are these gay people who...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


Former Spanish Prime Minister's Crowning Accomplishment

Filed by Bil Browning | January 01, 2012 | 10:44 AM | comments

"If I consider the degree of recognition and gratitude I have received, then I think [it would be] the gay marriage law. Hardly a week goes by without someone reminding me or thanking me. Yes, it's a decision that seems...Read More