Quote of the Day: October 2012


Chris Christie Doesn't Give a Damn

Filed by Bil Browning | October 30, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

"I have a job to do. I've got 2.4 million people out of power, I've got devastation on the shore, I've got floods in the northern part of my state. If you think right now I give a damn about...Read More


A Vote for a Democrat Is a Vote for Satan

Filed by Bil Browning | October 29, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

"A well-formed Christian conscience does not permit one to vote for a political program that contradicts fundamental contents of faith and morals. Some candidates and one party have even chosen some of these as their party's or their personal political...Read More


You're Still Complicit

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

"It's like voting for George Wallace during the Civil Rights movements, and apologizing for his racism. You're still complicit. You're still perpetuating anti-gay legislation and cultural homophobia. You don't get to walk away clean, because you say you "disagree" with...Read More


Special Olympian Writes Open Letter to Ann Coulter

Filed by Bil Browning | October 26, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

"After I saw your tweet, I realized you just wanted to belittle the President by linking him to people like me. You assumed that people would understand and accept that being linked to someone like me is an insult and...Read More


Colin Powell Endorses Obama & Slams Romney

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

"I signed on for a long patrol with President Obama and I don't think this is the time to make such a sudden change. And not only am I not comfortable with what Governor Romney is proposing for his economic...Read More


Romney Opposes Protecting Children from Discrimination

Filed by Bil Browning | October 24, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"Thank you for contacting me on the issue of the UN Convention on the Rights of Children. My position on that convention is unequivocal: I would oppose Senate approval of the convention and would not sign the convention for final...Read More


Kerry Washington: 'Especially Us Women'

Filed by Bil Browning | October 23, 2012 | 9:15 AM | comments

"We, the people, especially us women, have to make sure our leaders know how we feel, what we think and what we care about. Together, we need to stand up for the kind of America we want - one where...Read More


Lying for the Lord

Filed by Bil Browning | October 22, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"If you challenge a Mormon about their beliefs, they will LIE that this is not what they believe. In Mormonism, it is called 'lying for the Lord,' which teaches them that it is OK to lie about their true beliefs...Read More


Brown Supporter Says Outrageous Things on Facebook

Filed by Bil Browning | October 21, 2012 | 12:15 PM | comments

"GET THE FUCK OFF THAT BIKE BEFORE YOU MAKE HARLEYS LOOK LAME, YOU DOUCHEBAG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! AND if you are going to go REALLY fast, PLEASE don't wear a helmet." -- George Patriarca, a union member appearing in campaign ads for Senator...Read More


Bullying for Jeebus

Filed by Bil Browning | October 20, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"Children in most schools today will learn about the dangers of bullying and harassment, much of the information is valuable about treating each other with respect but too many of these programs also include the message we talked about last...Read More


Elderly Woman Arrested for Stealing Offensive Political Signs

Filed by Bil Browning | October 19, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

"A woman was following me to the car and I put the posters in the car and I said, 'Make sure you get my license plate.' I guess I deserved it. I stole the posters." -- Hebron Connecticut resident Nancy...Read More


Newsweek to Go All Digital

Filed by Bil Browning | October 18, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

"Exiting print is an extremely difficult moment for all of us who love the romance of print and the unique weekly camaraderie of those hectic hours before the close on Friday night. But as we head for the 80th anniversary...Read More


Romney's Petard

Filed by Bil Browning | October 17, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"In trying to catch the incumbent in what he thought was a clear mistake, Romney was hoisted with his own petard by Crowley in what will be the single most memorable (and replayed) interaction of the debate." -- Chris Cillizza...Read More


Charity President Blasts Romney Campaign for Photo Op Stunt

Filed by Bil Browning | October 16, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"They did not have permission. They got one of the volunteers to open up the doors. The photo-op they did wasn't even accurate. He did nothing. He just came in here to get his picture taken at the dining hall....Read More


Romney Needs a Reputation Changer

Filed by Bil Browning | October 15, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

"These days, people get their information from the Internet. Not everyone has the time or the interest in watching televised debates and news conferences, but we have all got our smartphones handy, we all know how to use Google, and...Read More


Some Freaky BDSM Thing?

Filed by Bil Browning | October 14, 2012 | 12:45 PM | comments

"Honestly, we just don't get the GOProud. No, it's not that we don't get gay Republicans - some people just don't put a high priority on being treated as equals. But if that's the case, if your agenda is about...Read More


Don't Make Chris Kluwe Jump in a Pond

Filed by Bil Browning | October 13, 2012 | 11:22 AM | comments

"We can all agree that marriage is a powerful and important idea in many people's lives: not only does it allow us to love each other, it also provides a safe and stable environment to raise our children. The thought...Read More


Lindsay Lohan Supports Romney

Filed by Bil Browning | October 12, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"I just think employment is really important right now. So, as of now, Mitt Romney. As of now." -- Actress Lindsay Lohan speaking to E! News about her choice in this year's presidential race. Something tells me that her constant...Read More


Just Another GOProud Gay Idiot

Filed by Bil Browning | October 10, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"I think everyone has their own issues that are important to them and not everyone's No. 1 issue is getting married. The economy, international politics, those types of issues are more important, I think, to some people than others." --...Read More


Once Marriage Has Been Secured

Filed by Bil Browning | October 09, 2012 | 9:38 AM | comments

"Once marriage has been secured for gays and lesbians, will we reach beyond ourselves to turn us into a broader, progressive community rather than the association of self-motivated, single-issue voters we often are? Will the LGBT community evolve, too?" --...Read More


My Football Player Is More Anti-Gay Than Yours

Filed by Ed Team | October 08, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"Marriage is not easy. but it has lasted throughout he ages as an honored institution because it provides unique foundations for societies and children. Marriage is more than what adults want for themselves. It is also about the next generation....Read More


The Secret to a Successful Relationship

Filed by Bil Browning | October 07, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

"A successful marriage is an endless cycle of wrongs committed, apologies offered, forgiveness granted - leavened by the occasional orgasm." -- Yesterday was Jerame and my 14th anniversary and Dan Savage tweeted us to wish us a happy day. We...Read More


Obama Campaign Breaks Fundraising Records

Filed by Bil Browning | October 06, 2012 | 11:13 AM | comments

"We not only surpassed 10 million donations so far in 2012 to the campaign and the Democratic Party - a historic record for grassroots politics. We also raised $181 million in September from 1.8 million Americans - more than 567,000...Read More


The Devil Is in the Details

Filed by Bil Browning | October 05, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

"Religious non-profit organizations that uphold traditional values and work to support stronger families will be in jeopardy of losing their tax-exempt status. The majority of Americans who support the historic understanding of marriage will be treated in the law as...Read More


Pro Boxer Orlando Cruz Comes Out

Filed by Ed Team | October 04, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

"I've been fighting for more than 24 years and as I continue my ascendant career, I want to be true to myself. I want to try to be the best role model I can be for kids who might look...Read More


When Curses Just Aren't Enough

Filed by Bil Browning | October 02, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

"One night I walked past one of those newsstands. As I was walking past it, I looked at that newsstand and they had some article about same-sex marriage and all that blasphemous stuff. And I laid hands on that newsstand...Read More


Catholic Marriage Equality Supporters Should Be Denied Communion

Filed by Bil Browning | October 01, 2012 | 12:44 PM | comments

"I urge those not in communion with the Church regarding its teachings on marriage and family (or any other grave matter of faith) to sincerely reexamine their consciences... If they continue to be unable to assent to or live the...Read More