Isn’t it wonderful when human rights win out over simply toeing the party line? This is Maureen Walsh, a Republican state representative from Walla Walla, Washington, speaking out beautifully for same-sex marriage rights both as a widow with happy memories of her own marriage, and as the mother of a lesbian daughter, whose marriage . . . → Read More: This is what same-sex marriage sanity sounds like
Ahem. A little mood music, maestro:
Ah, that sets the tone brilliantly for what I’m about to say…
And here it is. This morning, this Salon link popped up in my Facebook feed. Maggie Gallagher is a frequent wanker on my weekly list, and it’s not hard to see why. She’s said so many . . . → Read More: Maggie’s melancholy marriage crusade, and me
Two obnoxious, hateful, right-wing “family” things went bye-bye today: Karen Fucking Handel from the Susan G. Komen Foundation, and the last faint flicker of hope for Prop Hate in California.
I’m sure neither will be sadly missed.
Notice that all of this is verbatim, no “Shit ____s Say” spoofage needed:
And as a side note, every one of these ‘phobes has previously been wank-listed here for those same words and many, may more. I guess that also makes this a “Shit Wankers Say” video.
Via The New Civil Rights Movement, I found out a sad thing today. The young man who made this “It Gets Better” video…
…has taken his own life.
Eric James Borges, who took the time to remind bullied queer kids that life will get better, and whose own life was seemingly proof that . . . → Read More: When it doesn’t get better
Q. When dancing the tango with a same-sex partner, who should take the lead?
A. Who cares? This handsome twosome seemed quite happy to take turns at it, when they were thinking about it at all. Being on an equal footing doesn’t make it any less a tango, does it now?
BTW, those side-by-side . . . → Read More: Two to tango
Q. How do you know when DADT is truly D-E-A-D?
A. When something like this happens, and nobody gets arrested.
The two women in the video are both petty officers in the US Navy. And as you can see, they’re glad and relieved to be out of the closet now, and no longer in . . . → Read More: Sanity comes ashore in Virginia
Courtesy of a Venezuelan tweep:
“Sometimes Rafael Correa makes me think I’m gay.”
Ladies ‘n’ gents, he’s talking about THIS fine-ass dude here:
The president of Ecuador, arriving in Caracas, Venezuela, for a LatAm summit.
And totally reminding me that I, too, am a gay man trapped in a woman’s body, if . . . → Read More: Festive Left Friday Blogging: Tweet of the Day
As if Occupy Oakland didn’t have enough shit going on, what with two badly injured war vets (at last count) and a fascist mayor. Now this?
New York-based homosexual smut peddler Dirty Boy Video put out a video called “Occupy My Throat” in which two hippie-ish twinks, who look like they might really be . . . → Read More: Stupid Sex Tricks: Occupy WHAT?
Guess who wins. Bonus: Conan O’Brien may be about to WHAT? Conan needs an envelope. And the crapaganda whores need a new scriptwriter. Or SEVERAL. And they need to all agree NOT to use the same fucking cliché. . . . → Read More: Teh Ghey takes on Teh Heterostoopid
By now you’ve surely heard of Buddy and Pedro, the two adorable little African penguins at the Toronto Zoo who’ve struck up an adorable little same-sex pair bond but are being separated in order to mate their “top-notch genes” with those of eligible females? Well, their plight has gone viral, thanks to the famous Taiwanese […] . . . → Read More: Toronto Zoo’s gay penguins go viral
A few days ago, the National Pest published an extremely homophobic (and blatantly accusatory) ad about public schooling in Ontario. Today, we get this non-apology apology, or non-retraction retraction, if you will… Earlier this week the National Post ran an advertisement that has caused some controversy. The ad, bought by the Institute for Canadian Values, […] . . . → Read More: The National Pest “apologizes”
Dave Franco demonstrates how it’s done: Go F*ck Yourself with Dave Franco from Dave Franco Of course, this assumes that every guy whose girl dumps him in a fit of disgust has homoerotic urges. Also a magical ability to turn into identical… . . . → Read More: Stupid Sex Tricks: How to cope when it’s just you on your own
…that Rick Perry had a skeleton in his closet, dancing the Watusi in a pink tutu and high heels: Adam, on the other hand, looks like he’s had better. . . . → Read More: Fun With Photoshop: Somehow, I always did suspect…
Separated at birth? On the left, “Dr.” Marcus Bachmann, spouse of a certain US Republican presidential aspirant, and professional homophobe who always sets my gaydar bleeping. On the right, John Wayne Gacy, psychopath, serial killer of young men and repressed homosexual. No respectable, accredited psychologist or psychiatrist would call homosexuality a disease, much less attempt […] . . . → Read More: An icky, creepy (yet strangely apt) similarity
Yep, that’s the Empire State Building…all lit up in the LGBT rainbow. The state now extends equal marriage rights to all, regardless of color, creed, gender or sexual orientation. Tonight, we ALL love New York! . . . → Read More: Festive Left Friday Blogging: New York just got fabulous!
Broadway: It’s not just for gays anymore! (And look! Doogie Howser can SING! And so can Stephen Colbert and Brooke Shields!) . . . → Read More: Looking for something to do tonight?