Entertainment: November 2013


Bullied LGBT Teens Still Need a 'Geography Club'

Filed by Norm Kent | November 29, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

As the adult LGBT community finds more and more of a place at the table in our larger community's social and political life, we forget how difficult it can still be for young adults all across America.Read More

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Cultural Appropriation: Obnoxious Then & Now

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 26, 2013 | 3:20 PM | comments

Racist behavior can crop up in even the most well-intentioned people, and it should never be defended - even when it comes from pop idols.Read More

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The First Gay Country Music Album

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | November 26, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Though Steve Grand is cute and a good singer, he is hardly "the first openly gay country singer."Read More

Call of Duty IS Gay!

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | November 24, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

What do you think, is Call of Duty the newest way to come out? Read More

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There's More Than Corn in Indiana

Filed by Bil Browning | November 23, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Here's the Purdue University gymnastics team lip-synching to some song or another because who gives a crap. There's a bunch of guys with their shirts off and their arms and legs flying around like a Cirque du Soleil orgy.Read More

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"My Mother's Wars," A Daughter's Liberties

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | November 22, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Renowned lesbian historian Lillian Faderman's new memoir plays intriguingly with the boundaries of nonfiction. Read More


The Best Way To Get Rid of Jehovah's Witnesses

Filed by John M. Becker | November 19, 2013 | 6:15 PM | comments

When I was little, if Jehovah's Witnesses came to the door, my brothers and I would duck and cover and pretend we weren't home. Turns out we were doing it wrong.Read More

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Kmart Rings in the Holidays With Jingle Balls

Filed by John M. Becker | November 19, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Kmart has a new holiday commercial that's naughty but oh, so nice.Read More

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Oh Baby: Bring on the Dancing Boys!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 17, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

I discovered this video yesterday while doing scientific research into the molecular structure of the North American Three Winged Fruit Bat because that's what I do on Saturdays when I'm all caught up on my knitting.Read More


Study: Singing Show Tunes Helps Fight Dementia

Filed by John M. Becker | November 15, 2013 | 4:15 PM | comments

Good news, theatre queens: a recent study suggests that belting out classic show tunes can help boost the brain function of people with Alzheimer's disease.Read More

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Is This What Lesbian Sex Is Really Like?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 14, 2013 | 10:30 AM | comments

One of the hottest "art house" films this year is the award winning Blue Is the Warmest Color. It includes a long lesbian sex scene that's all everyone who's seen the flick talks about and stirred some controversy along the way.Read More


Introducing 'Inside,' Charles L. Ross' Steamy New Novel

Filed by Father Tony | November 13, 2013 | 4:15 PM | comments

If you liked 'The Devil Wears Prada,' you'll love 'Inside.'Read More

Gratuitous Cuteness: Puppy Riding a Treadmill

Filed by John M. Becker | November 13, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

Where has this video of a puppy riding a treadmill been all my life?Read More

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'30 Rock' Star Maulik Pancholy Comes Out

Filed by John M. Becker | November 12, 2013 | 1:30 PM | comments

Actor Maulik Pancholy, best known for his role as Jonathan on '30 Rock,' came out publicly as a gay man for the first time yesterday.Read More

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Your WTF Moment of the Day

Filed by Bil Browning | November 11, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

If you thought the earlier post of the Russian Police Choir singing a cover of Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" was particularly odd, you'll be blown away at this amazing piece of WTF?Read More

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The Russian Police Choir Gets Lucky

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

Fair warning: Once you see this, there's no turning back. It will forever be ingrained in your memory and there's a chance that when you think of it again, you'll explode into a big quivering mess of caviar and giggles.Read More

Orgasm Wars? Yup, It's a Thing

Filed by John M. Becker | November 10, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

That's right, we're talking competitive, combative blow jobs here, folks.Read More

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I Don't Think That's Quite How It Works

Filed by Bil Browning | November 06, 2013 | 4:30 PM | comments

Something tells me there's a little more to bisexuality than this.Read More

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Things You Never Knew About the House of Representatives

Filed by Bil Browning | November 06, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

Super Representative Nancy Pelosi stopped by The Late Show last night to clue David Letterman in on "The Top 10 Things You Never Knew About the House of Representatives."Read More

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Moment of Geek: Disney Princes in Their Bare Essentials

Filed by John M. Becker | November 02, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

Ever wondered what Disney princes would look like if they stripped down to their skivvies? Wonder no more.Read More

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Inspiring Women Drawn As Disney Princesses

Filed by John M. Becker | November 01, 2013 | 5:00 PM | comments

"I decided to take 10 real-life female role models, from diverse experiences and backgrounds, and filter them through the Disney princess assembly line."Read More

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Puddles the Sad Clown Covers Lorde's 'Royals'

Filed by Bil Browning | November 01, 2013 | 10:30 AM | comments

Since I've previously showed you the rock band cover of Lorde's "Royals", how could I not show you the version featuring Puddles the Sad Clown? This may be the best one yet.Read More