September 27, 2008


The Dooms Day Round Up

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | September 27, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

I've been listening to a lot of R.E.M. lately. So much so that I'm having crazy thoughts about the end of the world and zombie Jesus rising from the dead. Perhaps I'll watch "Shaun of the Dead" tonight to put...Read More

Why I DO Care about John McCain's Gay Chief of Staff

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 27, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Greta Christina is editor of the new anthology, "Best Erotic Comics," and "Paying For It: A Guide by Sex Workers for Their Clients," a book of advice for sex work customers, written by sex workers and...Read More

Some Inconvenient Truths

Filed by Robert Ganshorn | September 27, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Remember that it was Phil Graham who called Americans a bunch of whiners, not me. I have no idea why I remember what I do and the way I do. Sometimes I wish I did not so that I would...Read More

What's next?

Filed by Sara Whitman | September 27, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

I spoke with a friend yesterday who said she was so enraged she could no longer watch television or read any news. She was going to lose it. I don't feel enraged. I feel helpless. Frozen. I cannot change anything...Read More

Sarah Silverman moblizes Jews in 'The Great Schlep'

Filed by Jason Tseng | September 27, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Sarah Silverman, the comedian who has made headlines with her sometimes offensive and controversial humor, has joined together with The Great Schlep to mobilize young progressive Jews to boost Obama's standing amongst the increasingly influential Jewish vote in Florida, an...Read More

Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz Applauds Anti-Discrimination Gender Identity Ruling

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 27, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Chairwoman of the Committee on Appropriations' Legislative Branch Subcommittee and Vice Chair of the House LGBT Equality Caucus, released a strong statement praising U.S. District Court Judge James Robinson's decision in Schroer v. Billington. In Schroer...Read More

Rocking Gay Moments

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 27, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

With the recent coming out of Clay Aiken (what a shocker, I know!), Spinner put together its list of the "Top 25 Rockin' Gay Moments." How they made the connection between Aiken and rock music is beyond me, but I...Read More


Perez Hilton gets political about Florida's Amendment 2

Filed by Ed Team | September 27, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's not just California in a fight for equality! Perezzer's is a native Floridian and we felt obliged to bring an important issue to the attention of y'all in our home state! Take a moment to look closely at Amendment...Read More

Asking Permission to Marry

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 27, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch An older video, but still one of my favorites: "Whose permission would you need to get married to the person you love?" Winner of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Rights Award at the sixth annual...Read More