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Justice Is Gathering

You’ve got to read Frank Rich’s column in the NYT today in which he eviscerates NOM and the anti-marriage equality movement and says that they’ve lost the fight. A delicious snippet: Far from terrifying anyone, “Gathering Storm” has become, unsurprisingly, an Internet camp classic. On YouTube the original video must compete with countless homemade parodies it has inspired since first …

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Special Swag Saturday

Courtesy of Penetration Inc, today we have a special Saturday swag giveaway – the new album from openly gay rock legend Bob Mould, Life And Times, which is now available nationwide. 30 years since the formation of Husker Du and 20 years since their explosive demise and the subsequent release of his first lauded solo effort Workbook – called a …

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Colbert On NOM

NOM responds: “I’ve always thought Stephen Colbert was a double-agent, pretending to pretend to be a conservative, to pull one over Hollywood. Now I’m sure,” said Maggie Gallagher, President of the National Organization for Marriage (NOM). “Thank you Stephen for playing our ad in full on national television—for free. HRC eat your heart out. Plus we all had a great …

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Listen My Homos And You Shall Hear

Tomorrow Californians Against Hate will be launch a six-state online ad campaign in the Northeast to let everybody know that NOM, the National Organization for Marriage, is a front group for the Mormon Church. Banners ads will appear on the capital city hometown papers of states currently in play for marriage equality: NY, NJ, DE, ME, NH, and RI. Designed …

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Assemblyman Daniel O’Donnell At Paterson’s Marriage Press Conference

Thanks to Andy Towle, we finally have video of openly gay NY Assemblyman Daniel O’Donnell’s remarks at yesterday’s press conference announcing Gov. Paterson’s marriage equality bill. In 2007 O’Donnell successfully sponsored a marriage equality bill in the Assembly and is confident that it would pass by an even greater margin in 2009. O’Donnell: “I do not want a pew in …

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Big Apple Slice

They are: Piano: Colin Huggins. Drummer: Daniel Sanchez. Tap Dancers: Michela Lerman, Dolores Sanchez, Parker Hall. Wait for the chick in the green sweater!

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Names The Five States Of Texas

It’s technically true that the document that admitted Texas into the Union allows for its possible future division into five states. What would you name these five states? AMERICAblog might have some ideas to get you started.

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