Monthly Archives: April 2012

Matt Baume: Marriage News Watch

Clip description: Civil unions advance in Colorado, but old foes are joining forces in Maine. There’s just a few days left until North Carolina votes on an extreme constitutional amendment, and the race is getting closer and closer every day. And new research has shown a promising trend when it comes to public opinion.

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Signorile On Gays Who Diss Lesbians

“Like the classic case of the bully who picks on people because he’s afraid, deep down, that he is the one who actually is weak, it appears that these guys beat up others in the community to divert attention from themselves and to show that they’re down with everyone else who’s doing the bashing. In the case of [Richard] Grenell, …

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Bill Donohue Claims Victory

You may recall that last year Donohue blew a fuse because the Empire State refused his demand to light the building for Mother Teresa. According to an unnamed source in today’s New York Post, tonight 1WTC will be lit in her colors at a dig at the ESB, which it officially eclipsed in height today.

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Quote Of The Day II- John Shore

“What immediately became a meme amongst those criticizing Dan is that those who walked out of his talk felt bullied by him. But that’s impossible. People get bullied because of who they are: how they look and act, what they say and do. Perceived as being in some critical way weak or lacking, victims of bullies are selected for persecution; …

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TODAY: SiriusXM At 2:30PM

Today at 2:30pm I’ll be on Michelangelo Signorile’s SiriusXM show to talk about some of the latest LGBT-related news items. The gays are on channel 108 and you can listen live online if you sign up for a freebie account. What would be your top five gay news stories this week?

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Breitbarters Protest His “Assassination” Outside White House Press Dinner

On Saturday followers of Andrew Breitbart protested outside the White House Correspondents Dinner, demanding that President Obama be exposed as his murderer. Or something. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the protesters also hurled abuse at dinner attendee Woody Harrelson over his marijuana use. That’s kinda funny, considering Breitbart’s famed history with drugs.

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Editorial Of The Day

From the New York Times: North Carolina already has a law barring same-sex marriage, but the state’s Republican-controlled Legislature is not satisfied. It devised a measure to enshrine this obvious discrimination in the State Constitution and placed it on the ballot of the state’s May 8 primary election — a test of tolerance versus bigotry that ought to be watched …

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1WTC Passes ESB

As of today, the tallest building in New York City is One World Trade Center. The milestone is a preliminary one. Workers are still adding floors to the so-called “Freedom Tower” and it isn’t expected to reach its full height for at least another year, at which point it is likely to be declared the tallest building in the U.S., …

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Eight Days To NC Marriage Vote

Somebody did paint something illegible under the message. As we saw with Prop 8, haters never admit that pro-gay signage is defaced or stolen far more often than theirs are.

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