You Gotta See This: May 2010

Classiest flash mob ever

Filed by Bil Browning | May 31, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This has to be the classiest flash mob ever. Check out what happens when the Opera Company of Philadelphia takes over the Reading Terminal Market....Read More

Remember the Venga Boys?

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 30, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I don't know if anyone in this group is particularly LGB, or if thew were more "I spent the 90's fucking anything that walked." Here's "Boom Boom Boom Boom" from the Venga Boys, which contains some same-sex action....Read More

The creepiest mascots ever

Filed by Bil Browning | May 29, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Have you seen the new mascots for the London Olympics? Wenlock and Mandeville are the creepiest mascots I've ever seen. Is it just me or do they seem to get more asinine as the years go by?...Read More

Liza Does Donna Summer!

Filed by D Gregory Smith | May 28, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

In anticipation (or comparison) of/to Ms Minnelli's Sex and the City 2's "Single Ladies"- a 1980 clip of La Liza in the prime of camp.......Read More

French gay McDonalds TV ad

Filed by Bil Browning | May 27, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

McDonalds has started airing this commercial in France. The rough translation: BOY: Hello. Yeah, I was thinking of you, too - I'm looking at our class picture. I miss you. Have to go, my father's here. Love you. FATHER:...Read More

Dan Choi Responds to DADT "Compromise"

Filed by Joe Mirabella | May 26, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Lt. Dan Choi responds to the proposed Don't Ask Don't Tell compromise....Read More

Why can't men express themselves like women?

Filed by Bil Browning | May 25, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I'm going to skip right over the whole sexist expectations of specific gender roles and go straight to, "What the hell were they thinking?" Is this commercial meant to convince men to get a prostate exam or that getting...Read More

Pelosi: DADT will be gone by Christmas

Filed by Ed Team | May 24, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video may seem familiar, but it's actually from the Equality California fundraiser this weekend....Read More

Alan Grayson wants to give you money

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 23, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Not particularly LGBT, but I found this interesting. People who are single, have no kids, and earn over $35,000 would get $4931 back using 2009 tax brackets. If Democrats want job security, they should learn how to talk like...Read More

Bebe Zahara Benet's "I'm the Sh*t"

Filed by Ed Team | May 22, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Remember the winner of the first season of Rupaul's Drag Race? She has a music video now....Read More

NYCLU video on UAFA

Filed by Ed Team | May 21, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

The NYCLU made a video on same-sex partner sponsorship....Read More

The Golden Girls on marriage equality

Filed by Bil Browning | May 20, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

What else does anyone need to understand marriage equality than some friendly advice from Estelle Getty? Do you remember this episode where Blanche was upset that her gay brother was marrying another man?...Read More

National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Filed by Bil Browning | May 19, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

1 in 3 Asians & Pacific Islanders living with HIV don't know it. Over two-thirds of Asians and over half of Pacific Islanders have never been tested for HIV. Between 2001 and 2004, Asian and Pacific Islander men had...Read More

Daniel Radcliffe for the Trevor Project

Filed by Ed Team | May 18, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Daniel Radcliffe records a PSA for the Trevor Project....Read More

Freddie Mercury speed painting

Filed by Bil Browning | May 17, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Williams Shamir posted this recent time lapse video of himself painting Freddie Mercury's portrait....Read More

John McCain: Elena Kagan broke the law

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 16, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Why do Republicans do this? Why do they make up such silly attacks on their own small victories? Oh, yeah, because never being satisfied means they'll get more of what they want....Read More

F--k you, AIDS!

Filed by Bil Browning | May 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This Spanish PSA from Coordinadora Gai Lesbiana de Catalunya comes to us courtesy of Blabbeando. He translates the video for us as, "To you, who has fucked us during so many years, who CRUSH us all, young people, older...Read More

Jane Lynch on breeders

Filed by Bil Browning | May 14, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Glee star Jane Lynch has a message for you about breeders....Read More

Laura Bush Supports Marriage Equality

Filed by Joe Mirabella | May 13, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Better late than never, Laura Bush supports marriage equality...Read More

Michelle Bachmann on homosexuals

Filed by Ed Team | May 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A YouTube impersonator goes crazy....Read More

Liza Minnelli sings at Straight for Equality Gala

Filed by Bil Browning | May 11, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

PFLAG hosted the second annual Straight for Equality Gala in New York City earlier this month. Among the honorees were Liza Minnelli (Straight for Equality in Entertainment award), Scott Fujita (Straight for Equality in Sports award), and Sodexo (Straight...Read More

New Dance: D--k Slang

Filed by Bil Browning | May 10, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Oh yeah. Everyone's doing the new d--k slang dance... Mental note: If I ever decide to flop my junk around and call it a dance, remind me not to do it in a dark room while wearing dark shorts....Read More

The Power of T

Filed by Ed Team | May 09, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

What does testosterone do? Find out here....Read More

Gender and Sexuality

Filed by Bil Browning | May 08, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Sent in by Projector Tim, this is "a powerful video made by a genderqueer youngster that gets to the heart of the transgender vs. gay schism." Thanks Tim!...Read More

The Demon Sheep of Economic Inequality

Filed by Ed Team | May 07, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

The DSCC released this hilarious ad against Carly Fiorina. When did Democrats learn to talk about economics?...Read More

Chely Wright talks about coming out

Filed by Ed Team | May 06, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

Chely Wright talks about coming out on the Today Show....Read More

Ellen's sorry?

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 05, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

The Advocate says that Ellen apologized to Apple on her show Monday for this sketch. I suppose if corporations have the same political rights as humans now they also deserve to get apologies when insulted, just like real people....Read More

Britney Spears version of Gaga's Telephone?

Filed by Bil Browning | May 04, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Lady Gaga originally wrote Telephone for Britney Spears and now iLeaks has released what they say is Spear's demo of the song before she turned it down....Read More

Howard Dean at DADT rally

Filed by Ed Team | May 03, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

Howard Dean speaks at DADT rally in DC....Read More

Poem of the day: "Hir"

Filed by Austen Crowder | May 02, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I saw this getting passed around tumblr and wanted to share it here. I've always had a soft spot for slam poetry. The performance is fantastic!...Read More