Quote of the Day: May 2013


Michael Douglas: Some Gay Actors Remain Closeted

Filed by John M. Becker | May 31, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

Michael Douglas, who recently played Liberace in an HBO biopic, remarks about closeted gay Hollywood actors.Read More


Chelsea Clinton on Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | May 28, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

Chelsea Clinton told the AP today that she's committed to the expansion of LGBT rights.Read More


Bryan Fischer Freaks Out About BSA Policy Change

Filed by John M. Becker | May 24, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

Hate group leader Bryan Fischer has an ugly new name for the Boy Scouts of America.Read More


Michele Bachmann: God Will Repeal Obamacare

Filed by John M. Becker | May 23, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

Bachmann: "I believe God is going to answer our prayers and we'll be freed from the yoke of Obamacare."Read More


Fred Phelps Jr. Blames OK Tornado on Gay NBA Player

Filed by John M. Becker | May 21, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

"OK Thunder's Durant flips God by praising fag Collins. God smashes OK. You do the math." -- Fred Phelps, Jr. of the Westboro Baptist Church, taking to Twitter yesterday, just hours after a deadly tornado devastated Moore, Oklahoma, to place...Read More


Virginia GOP Nominates Anti-Gay Extremist for Lieutenant Governor

Filed by John M. Becker | May 20, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

"Liberalism and their ideas have done more to kill black folks whom they claim so much to love than the Ku Klux Klan, lynching and slavery and Jim Crow ever did, now that's a fact." -- Pastor E.W. Jackson, the...Read More


Republicans Suddenly Care About Discrimination

Filed by John M. Becker | May 16, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

"The IRS's conduct in this matter has been unacceptable, and I look forward to working with my colleagues to find out what the IRS knew, when it knew it, and the officials responsible for such discrimination. The IRS must be...Read More


Dr. Joyce Brothers' Advice to a Father

Filed by Bil Browning | May 14, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

"More important than his sexual leaning is the kind of individual he is. How does he relate to others? Is he considerate, compassionate, understanding? Is he the kind of person you can be proud of? These things have nothing to...Read More


The Freedom to Marry Bridge

Filed by Bil Browning | May 13, 2013 | 11:01 AM | comments

"I renamedthe WabashaBridge 2 the Freedom to Marry Bridge for this week. Marriage equality here we come #Time4Marriage" -- St. Paul, Minnesota mayor Chris Coleman on Twitter after renaming the local bridge that spans the Mississippi River today as the...Read More


It Will Be Schumer's Fault

Filed by Bil Browning | May 10, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

"Senator Schumer will determine if our families have the 10th vote they need. If he fails to offer that vote to Senator Leahy, and the chairman in turn cannot offer the amendment, it will be his fault, and his fault...Read More


Racism at the White House Correspondent's Dinner

Filed by Bil Browning | May 08, 2013 | 1:15 PM | comments

"I've come to expect this repulsive racism in many aspects of my life, but when I find it entrenched in these smaller encounters is when salt is sprinkled deep into the wounds. In these crystallizing moments it is clear that...Read More


Pastor: Tried for Marrying His Own Son

Filed by Bil Browning | May 06, 2013 | 10:45 AM | comments

"That Tom Ogletree... could be brought up on charges for officiating at his own son's wedding shows just how far off course the United Methodist Church has gone from any effort to live up to its slogan 'open hearts, open...Read More


Catholic Bishop: Don't Attend Gay Weddings

Filed by Bil Browning | May 03, 2013 | 10:45 AM | comments

"Because 'same-sex marriages' are clearly contrary to God's plan for the human family, and therefore objectively sinful, Catholics should examine their consciences very carefully before deciding whether or not to endorse same-sex relationships or attend same-sex ceremonies, realizing that to...Read More


Lincoln Chafee: Doing the Right Thing

Filed by Bil Browning | May 02, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

"A historic realignment is happening all around us, as Americans from all walks of life realize that this is the right thing to do. It is occurring both inside and outside of politics, through conversations at the office and over...Read More