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Report: Masters & Johnson Faked Their “Gay Conversion” Study

The religious right loves to cite a famous claim made by noted sex researchers Masters and Johnson that they had “successfully converted 70%” of their gay patients to heterosexuality. However Scientific American is now reporting that assistants who worked with the duo back in the 70’s never saw any evidence of the research and believe that Masters made up the …

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Equality California Invites Miss CA USA Carrie Prejean To Meet LGBT Students

Equality California wants Carrie Prejean to understand the power homophobia has to hurt LGBT youth, especially in light of two recent suicides caused by anti-gay bullying. EQCA has invited Prejean to meet gay leaders and LGBT youth. Equality California (EQCA) has invited Miss California Carrie Prejean to meet with leaders from her home state lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender organizations, …

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Routine

Walgreens, Second Avenue, 8:30am…. Little Old Lady: Is this on sale?Clerk: No, next in line please.Little Old Lady: Do you know when it goes on sale?Clerk: No, next in line please.Little Old Lady: You’re not very helpful.Clerk: Sorry, next in line please.Little Old Lady: Fuck you.Clerk: OK, next in line please.

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The Million Man Armed Militia March

If you thought the teabaggers were scary and paranoid, how about a “Million Man Armed Militia March” on Washington DC, supposedly set for July? Here’s a partial transcript from a YouTube video promoting the event.The clip was taken private last night. A peaceful demonstration of at least a million — hey, if we can get 10 million, even better — …

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Poll: New Jersey Supports Marriage

A new poll shows that New Jersey voters support marriage equality by a 49-43 margin. New Jersey presently allows civil unions, but the legislature will likely be voting on a marriage upgrade this summer. Who will beat NJ to being state #5?

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The Auto-Tuned News

Strangely fantastic. Love the bit with Katie Couric. You may recall a similar clip about Sarah Palin that I posted last year. That one is still in my favorites file.

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Connecticut Legislature Codifies Marriage Equality, Grants Religious Exemptions

Yesterday both chambers of the Connecticut legislature overwhelming approved a bill codifying the approval of same-sex marriage by the state Supreme Court (in other words, creating the legal codes to support the ruling.) Although the bill passed easily, there were three hours of “heated debate” as Christianist groups like the Family Institute of Connecticut tried to insert a “conscientious objector” …

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