February 20, 2012


Live Blogging RuPaul's Drag Race Season 4, Episode 4

Filed by James Holmes | February 20, 2012 | 8:00 PM | comments

Hi folks. After two weeks of recapping and realizing how long it takes to write, and in an attempt to be a little more timely, I will be experimenting with live blogging tonight's episode. Check in here starting at 9:00 EST.Read More


BlogLocal: Infusing LGBT Blogging Into Local "Scene"

Filed by Sue Kerr | February 20, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

I was recently invited to submit my blog to a new resource, Blog Local, which bills itself as the resource "putting local blogging on the map." Read More


This Is Becoming a Popular Excuse

Filed by Bil Browning | February 20, 2012 | 3:50 PM | comments

"I get a ton of questions about when Dax and I are getting married. I usually blow them off because it's nobody's business. To be honest with you -- and this is the first time I've ever said this to...Read More


Introductory Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | February 20, 2012 | 3:45 PM | comments

I'm going to try out a new feature. I'll do a simple roundup of top news bits from around the web and then go back to concentrating on what I do best - original reporting, opinion pieces, and news analysis.Read More


Montreal's Radical Queer Week Kicking Off!

Filed by R Conrad | February 20, 2012 | 3:45 PM | comments

From February 23 to March 4, 2012, for the fourth consecutive year, Radical Queer Semaine will host a week of events on gender and sexuality and occupy a main space for ten days free from heterosexism and oppression. Read More


Raynard Jackson Gets It Wrong About Roland Martin

Filed by Viktor Kerney | February 20, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

I couldn't disagree more with Raynard Jackson's opinion that black leaders were silent as GLAAD dragged Roland through the mud. Their silence confirms that Roland was wrong.Read More

Skateboards: How to Get Straight

Filed by Bil Browning | February 20, 2012 | 11:43 AM | comments

I imagine most of those ex-gay "therapy" sessions go pretty much like this. Why is that all the ex-gay "therapists" always look like they're the ones holding down a regular bar stool at a drag bar? Liam Sullivan (better...Read More


James Buchanan: America's First Gay President?

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 20, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

Historian James W. Loewen has extensively researched the personal life of James Buchanan, the 15th president of the United States, and he's convinced Buchanan was gay, having shared much of his life with William Rufus King, a senator from Alabama.Read More