You Gotta See This: December 2010

Taiwanese animated news makes fun of John-Furnish baby

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 31, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Everything I'm reading about Elton John and David Furnish's baby shows that gay parenting still bothers people, surrogacy even more. This is that Taiwanese animated news program that's been an internet hit, making a bondage joke about the kid....Read More

Gretchen Phillips's "Reluctant Butch"

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

Gretchen Phillips channels Barry White to sing about her relationship to butchness....Read More

Modern Family preview

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 29, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Preview from a hot tub scene to come on Modern Family. You all will have to tell me what's in the video since ABC doesn't allow their YouTube stuff to play out of the country....Read More


Filed by Alex Blaze | December 28, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I think I remember these folks doing movies making fun of homophobia, so it's good that they're going after biphobes too....Read More

Dan Choi gets his ring back

Filed by Bil Browning | December 27, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

Shortly after the President signed the bill repealing Don't Ask Don't Tell, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid had a meeting with Lt. Dan Choi to return his West Point class ring. Choi gave Senator Reid the ring at Netroots...Read More

Just Bea (and Madame)

Filed by D Gregory Smith | December 26, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Bea Arthur and Madame discuss Rock Hudson and sing "A Good Man Is Hard to Find." The irony is as thick as Madame's rouge....Read More

Sexy Reindeer Man

Filed by Bil Browning | December 24, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

For your viewing please, allow me to present some guy with a hot body painted like a reindeer and doing muscle stretches. You know, it's Christmas Eve. You deserve it. (Hat tip to OMGblog)...Read More

Classic Holiday Conversation: Vintage comics

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | December 23, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Worrying about the holidays with the biologicals? Nervous that Uncle Joe will challenge you to arm-wrestle again? Or that Mom will dip too hard into the egg-nog and say something creepy about your incredibly patient date? Cheer up and remember:...Read More

Barney Frank gets snappy with fundie reporters

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

Barney Frank gives a snappy response to the gay bathroom issue. It's a far cry away from "the demands of the transgender community fly in the face of conventional norms."...Read More

Gays are like that

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 22, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Re. Gohmert warns America that the gays will crawl into bed with straight soldiers. Sounds hot....Read More

Fired gay soccer coach talks to ESPN

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 21, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Lisa Howe, the coach who left Belmont University after coming out, talks to ESPN....Read More

Lesbian car ad from Italy

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 20, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's an ad from Italy that some people thought was banned, but apparently wasn't....Read More

Mother of gay teen killed by bullying takes to YouTube

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Wendy Walsh, mother of Seth, who committed suicide this year....Read More

Hardball discusses DADT vote today

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 18, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

DADT is discussed by Chris Matthews, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Jared Polis on MSNBC....Read More

DADT vote to happen on Saturday

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 17, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Harry Reid files cloture on DADT repeal and Dream Act so that votes can happen on Saturday....Read More

Papal acrobatics

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

For no reason at all, acrobats!...Read More

NOM takes on Steve Jobs

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

NOM released an ad attacking Steve Jobs because their silly app got pulled. Seriously. I wonder if this is one of those "issues" ads they have to release to maintain a non-PAC tax and financial disclosure status, because this...Read More

AIDS ad stigmatizes

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 14, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

GLAAD and GMHC have called on NYC to stop running this ad that they feel stigmatized people living with HIV/AIDS....Read More

The homophobic flight safety video?

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 13, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video was produced for New Zealand Air with the rugby team All Blacks. And it's been edited since some people considered a small joke at 2:50 homophobic....Read More

Endangered language: Polari

Filed by Bil Browning | December 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Polari, a language used mostly by gay men, sailors, and actors, has been listed as endangered. Kudos to Joe Jervis for the video clip about Polari. He has another one on his site too if you'd like to hear...Read More

James Franco's narcissistic side

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

There's a point to this somewhere but I really have no idea what it is further than James Franco making out with himself in a mirror....Read More

O Holy Penis

Filed by Bil Browning | December 09, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Something tells me that Matt Hulholland is a size queen. What do you think? What does Christmas mean to you? I think we can see what's on Matt's list. He'd like a holy experience....Read More

iPad art protest

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 08, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A guy used an iPad to protest the Smithsonian censoring "Fire in my Belly." I'm also surprised the rent-a-cop handcuffed the guy recording what happened....Read More

Drag queens: Toucha toucha me, TSA

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 07, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This is a funny video from a drag/a cappella group making fun of the TSA groping....Read More

Paul Stanley's gay PSA

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 06, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I appreciate the gesture in Kiss's Paul Stanley doing this video, but I'm thinking he needs a writer or an editor....Read More

Grover imitates the Old Spice Guy

Filed by Bil Browning | December 05, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This Sesame Street spoof of the Old Spice Guy commercial is priceless. Gover stars as the commanding macho sex symbol with hilarious results as you learn about the word "on."...Read More

The Bigot John McCain remix

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

Sean Chapin brings us another hit with this remix of the best of bigoted John McCain. I wish I had a 10th of Sean's talent with video and audio. Just a 10th....Read More

Senator Evan Bayh at DADT hearings

Filed by Bil Browning | December 03, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

I've often criticized Indiana Senator Evan Bayh, but yesterday he did me proud. It's a joy to feature this video of Senator Bayh at the DADT repeal hearing yesterday....Read More

Kenyan TV: Prime Minister calls for arrest of gays

Filed by Bil Browning | December 02, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Watch as a Kenyan TV station covers the Prime Minister's call for the arrest of all gays in the country. Notice that all of the men being rounded up and beaten are effeminate. The next time someone doesn't understand...Read More

Labor Sec Solis + LGBT employees: It Gets Better

Filed by Bil Browning | December 01, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

The stream of prominent Democratic officials creating "It Gets Better" videos continues with this offering by Labor Secretary Hilda Solis and several LGBT employees at the Department of Labor. You can watch the Spanish language version after the jump....Read More