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Westboro: God Hates Gaga

Everybody’s favorite Clowns For Jeebus will be picketing a Lady Gaga concert next month. Although there is “nothing new or different” about her. OK then. Also on the Westboro picket tour are stops at a couple of synagogues, Joel Osteen’s megachurch, and a hockey game in New Hampshire. Because hockey in the winter is “lazy and unimaginative.” They are seriously …

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Sky High Subway

Today a portable Subway sandwich shop was attached to a crane at Ground Zero where it will rise with the Freedom Tower, ultimately feeding the hardhats at more than 100 stories. Pretty cool.

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IOWA: Haters Working On Marriage Repeal

It may take a few years, but the Iowa Family Policy Council is laying the groundwork to repeal same-sex marriage. The Iowa Family Policy Council’s Bryan English told the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier that the group is asking 150 state lawmakers where they stand on a ballot measure similar to California’s Proposition 8 and Maine’s Question 1 — both of which …

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Staff Of Chicago’s Gay Paper Quit

The woes of queer print media appear unending. Staffers of the long-running LGBT paper Chicago Free Press have quit because their salaries weren’t being paid. The art director, graphic designer and most of the writers at the Chicago Free Press left the gay publication Monday after the company stopped paying its employees, according to Matt Simonette, who also left his …

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Miike Snow – Silvia

Strange and lovely electro-pop from Sweden’s Miike Snow. You might remember lead singer Andrew Wyatt as one half of the Funkraphiliacs, the other half formed The Bird And The Bee, who had a minor hit a couple of years ago with the fantastic Fucking Boyfriend. This is produced by Bloodshy & Avant (Madonna, Kylie) who won a Grammy for Britney …

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Tbilisi: Georgian Police Raid LGBT Center

Georgian LGBT organization The Inclusive Foundation reports that numerous members were detained by the police in a raid that occurred last week in Tbilisi. On December 15 2009 the office of the Inclusive Foundation, a well known Georgian LGBT organisation, was raided by the police. They did not wear police uniforms, did not provide a search warrant, did not inform …

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