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Bob Mould Band At Irving Plaza

Last night I caught Bob Mould’s packed show at Irving Plaza on his tour to support his new album, District Line. I’ve seen Bob perform at least six or seven times over the last few years, and last night’s show might have been the best yet. The audience was super responsive, calling Bob back for two multi-song encores. A mini-mosh …

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Team McCain

Jesus’ General takes on John McCain’s BFF Pastor John Hagee, whom you may recall saying that New Orleans was destroyed by Katrina due to God’s displeasure with all dem homos at Southern Decadence. (Via – Pam’s House Blend.)

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Repeal Of HIV+ Immigration Ban Advances

One step closer: The Senate Foreign Relations committee on Thursday approved legislation that would repeal a travel and immigration ban on people with HIV. The measure now moves to a full vote on the Senate floor. The ban was originally enacted in 1987, and explicitly restated in 1993, despite efforts in the public health community to remove the ban when …

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Gay Iranian Teen Granted Reprieve

A least a temporary reprieve has been granted the gay Iranian 19 year old I mentioned yesterday. Britain halted deportation proceedings Thursday against a gay Iranian teenager who has said he would probably be hanged because of his sexual orientation if he is returned to Iran. Mehdi Kazemi, 19, moved to Britain in 2005 to study and has said he …

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Pulling Out Of A Bear (Market)

And now for something completely juvenile, even for this joint. Via CNBC’s story Market Acting Like A Bear, Even Though It’s Not: Before pulling out of bear territory, investors generally need to see undeniable signs of a bottom–something that hasn’t happened yet despite the howls of pain emanating from Wall Street. You’re welcome.

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The Ben And Dave Show

Last month I subscribed to Here TV, the other gay cable network, and I’ve been enjoying The Ben & Dave Show, which is sort of a gay version of the live TV feed Howard Stern does. Audio is definitely NSFW. The new Ben And Dave season begins tomorrow.

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Save Madhi Kazemi

There’s a new website in support of Madhi Kazemi, the gay Iranian teen facing deportation back to Iran after the UK ruled denied his asylum request on the grounds that Iran doesn’t persecute homosexuals. We all know the truth about that. Kazemi has the support of world-famous gay activist Peter Tatchell. Kazemi is presently in Holland and is set to …

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Gay Stripper Voted Off Idol

American Idol contestant David Hernandez was voted off the show last night, perhaps due in part to voter disdain with his past as a gay stripper. Prior to a lackluster performance on Tuesday’s show, Hernandez was considered a contender to make the finals. (Personally, I didn’t think he was all that great.) With Danny Noriega and David Hernandez now gone, …

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