Monthly Archives: February 2013

BRITAIN: Gay Rugby Star Gareth Thomas Still Leading On Dancing On Ice

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Well-Hung Art

At a Vienna gallery showing a special exhibition of male nudes, art fans were invited to attend in the nude themselves. These museum goers didn’t just leave their outerwear at the coat check. They handed over their shirts, trousers, underwear – everything, except their shoes and socks. The occasion at Vienna’s Leopold Museum was a special after-hour showing of “Nude …

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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 are your top five gay news items of the last week?

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Tea Party: Obama Is America’s Hitler

The organizers at TeaParty.org go on to call for revolution. Members of the Tea Party, red-blooded Americans and fellow citizens, the time is coming when you must decide. A Lexington and Concorde moment when you must decide which is greater: the demands of a tyrannical government as they disarm us and eviscerate our liberties or your own personal rights. You …

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SOUTH AFRICA: Oscar Pistorius Removed From It Gets Better Project

The It Gets Better Project is set to launch in South Africa this week and organizers say they will not be using a video message recorded for them by Olympian track star Oscar Pistorius, who stands accused of murdering his girlfriend. The campaign, which is to be launched at the Cape Town Holocaust Centre at 7pm, has the support of …

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Quote Of The Day – Chris Kluwe

“If any NFL players happen to read this, I guarantee you’ve played with or against a gay player at some point during your career — that’s simple statistics. Guess what? It didn’t make him any less of a player. It didn’t make him any less able to push through conditioning drills, less able to stay awake during meetings, less able …

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German Court Improves Adoption Laws

Germany’s Constitutional Court today ordered the government to draft new laws allowing same-sex couples improved adoption rights. Via Der Spiegel: The Constitutional Court ruled as expected that one member of a civil partnership must be given the right to adopt their partner’s stepchild or adopted child. Until now, unlike heterosexual married couples, they were only able to adopt a partner’s …

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School Prayer May Return To Mississippi

Since the courts always take a dim view of public schools officially sanctioning prayers and other religious activities, Christianists around the nation have been working to crowbar their way in via student-led prayers. And it looks like they’ve succeeded in Mississippi, the state that only officially outlawed slavery last week. Supporters say bills to guarantee religious freedom in Mississippi public …

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Clive Davis Comes Out As Bisexual

Music industry legend Clive Davis, the man credited with Whitney Houston’s career (and the careers of many others), has come out as bisexual in a new memoir titled The Soundtrack Of My Life. Davis, who is twice divorced, remains close to his family, which includes three sons, a daughter and six grandchildren, and to friends, with whom he vacations regularly. …

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Wrestling Groups Petition IOC

A global coalition of wrestling groups has launched a website and several petitions which urge the International Olympic Committee to reconsider their decision to drop the sport starting with the 2020 Games.  The coalition has vowed to make changes in order to remain an Olympic sport. FILA President Nenad LalovicFILA takes its responsibly very seriously on behalf of all the …

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FRC Issues SCOTUS Money Beg

“Dear Joe, This year the U.S. Supreme Court will hear two cases that will also have a lasting impact on the very soul of our nation. If the Supreme Court does not uphold the constitutionality of these two laws, it will not only lead to the destruction of traditional marriage as we know it, but subvert our American democratic process …

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Eddie Long Accuser Pens Tell-All

One of the young men who settled out of court after accusing Atlanta-based megachurch “Bishop” Eddie Long of sexual coercion has published a tell-all book about his encounters with Long. The accuser, Centino Kemp, was one of the five young men who settled out of court with Long over the alleged sexual relationships. Long has denied the accusations and tried …

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Headline Of The Day

Details. (Also: Seriously, Daily Mail? “Deaf and dumb“?)

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Passengers Applaud When Gay Man Stands Up To Homophobic Subway Preacher

(Tipped by JMG reader David)

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Swag Tuesday

Courtesy of the film’s producers, this week’s Swag Tuesday prize is the DVD of the Oscar-nominated AIDS documentary, How To Survive A Plague, which goes on sale nationwide on February 26th. HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE is the story of the brave young men and women who successfully reversed the tide of an epidemic, demanded the attention of a fearful …

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Mexican Supreme Court Rules That Bans On Gay Marriage Are Unconstitutional

The Mexican Supreme Court today issued a sweeping decision in which it declared that bans on same-sex marriage are “discriminatory and unconstitutional.”  The formal ruling was delivered today, but the court made the decision in December. J. Lester Feder reports at Buzzfeed: The ruling not only makes a strong statement about Mexican law’s treatment of equal protection guarantees, it also …

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AFA Flips Out Over SNL Skit

Just in from the American Family Association: WARNING!!! This NBC video contains offensive material!!! Advertisers sponsor vicious anti-Christian skit. Probably the most anti-Christian skit in the history of television! Decide for yourself. Watch the ENTIRE video! Click here. This e-mail will reach NBC: [email protected] Companies which sponsor the on-line version of this video include: JC Penny – Penny is blocking …

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Dolphin Flash Mob

Clip description: Mystery over the SEVEN-MILE long ‘super mega-pod’ of 100,000 dolphins spotted off the coast of San Diego. A group of over 100,000 dolphins spotted off the coast of San Diego caused a spectacle for nature watchers as they traveled together in an enormous pack. ‘They were coming from all directions, you could see them from as far as …

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Homocon Tweet Of The Day

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Michael Brown Chats With David Pakman

Anti-gay activist Michael Brown appeared on the David Pakman Show today to back up his Townhall column in which he declared that even though the religious right has lost the gay marriage battle, he and others must continue to attempt to thwart civil equality for gay Americans.

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