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Wingnut Dumbassery, Vol. 23,987

Idaho JMG reader Allen sends us this bit of nonsense from Boise, in which the Idaho chapter of the American Family Association accuses Alaska Airlines of adding a “surcharge for being sexually normal” because their micro-site for LGBT travelers offers a 10% discount on flights to Puerto Vallarta and New York City. “If you’re an ordinary heterosexual, once again be …

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Love, TransAmerican Style

Logo is launching a dating show with a transgender lead. The show will be hosted by comedian Alec Mapa. Logo’s new eight episode dating reality series Transamerican Love Story follows Calpernia Addams as she whittles down a group of eight bachelors, living together in a Los Angeles-area home, with the help of her best friend and fellow transgender activist Andrea …

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Buddy G And His Two Moms

My Grinchy heart grew by two sizes when the two Nebraska moms I mentioned yesterday sent me this adorable picture. If you have any young kids in your life, check out their new cartoon DVD, Buddy G – My Two Moms and Me. The movie is only $10 + $3 shipping. I’m getting one for my niece and nephew. Here’s …

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Great White Way Lights Up Again

After 19 days and estimated losses in the tens of millions, Broadway’s stagehand strike is over. The curtains at 26 darkened theaters will rise tonight. Producers and union leaders reached an agreement last last night. James Claffey, the head of the 2,200-member union for stagehands: “The people of Broadway are looking forward to returning to work, giving the theater-going public …

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Gay General Rips GOP Candidates
During YouTube Debate

Openly gay Brigadier General Keith Kerr, who works with the Servicemembers Legal Defense Network, provided the one interesting moment during last night’s CNN-YouTube debate of the GOP candidates. Watch Mitt Romney retreat from his former support for the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell and get booed in the process. After the debate, conservative blogs and forums lit up with …

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Land Of Ice & Fire Tops UN List

According to a new United Nations livability study, Iceland has displaced Norway as the world’s most “desirable” country. The report combines life expectancy, educational levels and real per capita income. The United States fell from #8 to #12 in the new report. The Top 20:1 Iceland2 Norway3 Australia4 Canada5 Ireland6 Sweden7 Switzerland8 Japan9 Netherlands10 France11 Finland12 United States13 Spain14 Denmark15 …

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Reading For Filth: December 5th

Next Wednesday, December 5th, I’ll be appearing again at Reading For Filth at Rapture Books in the East Village. Other performers will be D-List Radio diva Robbyne Kaamil, Eric Leven, Our Lady J and a “surprise guest”. I’m especially excited to have Robbyne on the bill with me, she and I worked together for years at our “real” job, when …

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A Report From The Home Office

Lexington & 86th, Tuesday, 8:30 PMStanding on the corner waiting for the light to change, I happened to look over at two young guys just as they laid a big kiss on each other. That’s not all that of an unusual thing to see in Manhattan, even way uptown, but I guess they thought I was giving them a “look”, …

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