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02/11/2016 16:00:00 PM

You know that “TrusTed” logo? Well, I like “DestesTed” better, but this is good, too.See, it turns out that when you Google “TRUS” you get this:"A transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) is an ultrasound technique that is > read more

PR All-St?rs 5 Starts tonight!

02/11/2016 12:30:00 PM

Well, PR All-Stars returns for season five, bringing back some old, and some really old, contestants from the PR as well as a couple from that Tim Gunn spin-off show the year Heidi didn’t want to do a PR called “Under The Gunn.”Let’s meet the > read more

West Virginia Takes Religious Freedom To A Criminal Level

02/11/2016 09:00:00 AM

I’ve heard of religious freedom before; you know the kind where you can discriminate against someone, usually The Gays, by simply saying Jesus gave you permission. But West Virginia is taking religious freedom to a new, and potentially dangerous, e > read more

Architecture Wednesday: Treehaven

02/10/2016 16:00:00 PM

I love a California Bungalow house because they’re cozy and quaint and cute. But this bungalow, located in Ross, California, just a hop, skip and a few freeway exits from San Francisco, is all that I love in a bungalow … and more …and bigger.Tr > read more

Stormi Stands Up To A Bully

02/10/2016 12:30:00 PM

Stormi is a nine-year-old girl; and a Girl Scout. And so, as Girl Scout’s do, she was selling cookies because she likes it and because, as she says, cookies “make people smile.” But not everyone was smiling, because Stormi is transgender, and a > read more

Russian Lawmakers Make Everything Gay

02/10/2016 09:00:00 AM

Yes, it’s a crime to be gay in Russia, but apparently everything in Russia is gay, or, at the very least, gay propaganda.A group of Russian prosecutors have gathered together to decide if the Russian media’s fascination with an unlikely pair of f > read more

In Michigan The Senate Decides That Sodomy Will Get You Fifteen Years In Prison

02/09/2016 15:00:00 PM

Run for the hills, Michiganders! Your state Senate has passed a bill that reaffirms the state's unconstitutional law making sodomy a felony punishable by up to 15 years in prison. > read more

Good News: Kathryn Knott Is Going To Prison

02/09/2016 09:00:00 AM

Drunken party-girl and convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott was finally sentenced this week to 5-10 months in prison — and I’m hoping it’s ten — for her role in the 2014 beating of a same-sex couple, Andrew Haught and Zachary Hesse in Center Ci > read more

Is Suicide Among LGBT Mormon's On The Rise After Their New Hate Policy Was Unveiled?

02/08/2016 16:00:00 PM

Last year the Mormon Church announced a whole new set of rules against The Gays, calling it a revelation from God that families shun their gay brothers and sisters, and sons and daughters, labels people > read more

Marco Rubio: Rant.Grimace.Repeat.

02/08/2016 12:30:00 PM

Poor Marco Rubio had some kind of Robotic Meltdown last week at the GOP debate and found himself like an old 78 — Google it kids — that was skipping and skipping and skipping and skipping and—Enough! > read more

#MuslimsAreNotTerrorists: I Am Your Protector Remembers

02/08/2016 09:00:00 AM

Muslims are terrorists, right? I mean, we all know that; the ones who are here already are just plotting and waiting to kill us so we need to get Them out of the country and keep the Others from coming in; it’s the only way we’ll be safe.And Musl > read more

The Funny Papers

02/07/2016 07:00:00 AM

Dave Granlund, Jimmy Margulies, Clay Bennett, David Horsey, Randy Bish, John Cole, Jim Morin > read more

It's Snarkurday!

02/06/2016 08:00:00 AM

Trouble at Casa de Lohan? Well, maybe so after Lindsey Lohan lashed out at her mom, Dina, in a since deleted Instagram post which read:“@dinalohan > read more

Huffington Post Gay Voices Goes Queer

02/05/2016 15:00:00 PM

In a recent edition of Friday's ‘I Didn’t Say It,’ I posted a quote from Ricky Martin saying he’d like to have sex with a woman:“I know that I like both men and women. I’m against sexual labels, we are simply human beings with emotional a > read more

I Didn't Say It ...

02/05/2016 09:00:00 AM

Ted Cruz, on this election and the Baby Jeebus:“Nothing is more important in the next 18 months than that the body of Christ rise up and that Christians stand up, that pastors stand up and lead. In this last election, 54 million evangelical Christi > read more

Random Musings

02/04/2016 16:00:00 PM

I don’t really keep up with the gay porn industry, but this notice from Titan Media caught my eye …It seems that Titan > read more

Donald Hallman Gets His Honorable Discharge After Sixty Years

02/04/2016 12:30:00 PM

Donald Hallman served in the United States military from 1953 through 1955, but > read more

#TedCruzLies ... But Says He's Sorry

02/04/2016 09:00:00 AM

Ted Cruz is lying again.After last week’s Voter Violation mailer — see post > read more

Architecture Wednesday: The Origami House

02/03/2016 16:00:00 PM

I dubbed this one the origami House because that’s what it looks like to me, but the architect calls it “Hwa Hun,” which, in Korean, means “Blooming House.”The home is located in the heart of Seoul, near the Bukhansan Mountain, and since th > read more

Bernie Tells A Climate Change Denying Teen What's What

02/03/2016 09:30:00 AM

So, we’ve had some weird weather here in Smallville lately. We haven’t really had a winter, though we did have a few days of very cold temperatures; one Saturday a week or so ago, we had a light dusting of snow and the next weekend it was in the > read more

ISBL Asshat of the Week: It's A Tie ... Georgia Republicans, Tommy Benton and David Ralston

02/03/2016 09:00:00 AM

Tommy Benton, a Republican … of course … state representative from Georgia has called efforts to remove the Confederate flag from public places "cultural terrorism," and he wants to stop it, at least in Georgia, and so he’s filed two bills to p > read more

Oklahoma Sets A New Record For Anti-LGBT Discrimination

02/02/2016 16:00:00 PM

I’m thinking of moving to Oklahoma, or, as I like to think of it, Oklahomo, after reading this week about a slate of new bills the state legislature is considering.See, it looks like Oklahomo has no gun violence problem, no environmental issues, no > read more

Monica Loera Was Murdered ... Say Her Name

02/02/2016 12:30:00 PM

That woman up there was shot and killed in Austin, Texas last week, and was then disrespected by the local police and media afterwards.Monica Loera was a 43-year-old trans woman shot and killed on her own doorstep becoming possibly the first known tr > read more

Judge Vance Day Is Found Unfit For The Job After Refusing To Marry Same-Sex Couples

02/02/2016 09:00:00 AM

Out in Oregon, when marriage equality became legal back in May of 2014, one judge, Judge Vance Day, refused to conform to the law, saying it violated his Christian beliefs. And if a same-sex couple asked Judge Day to officiate their wedding, he would > read more

Fifty-Five Years ago Today ... And The March Still Goes On

02/01/2016 15:00:00 PM

Fifty-five years ago today, four young men from the all-black North Carolina Agricultural and Technical College walked into a Woolworth five-and-dime to have lunch.The men, later known as the > read more

Ted Cruz Is Desperate ... And He's Pissing Off The Iowa GOP

02/01/2016 09:00:00 AM

Ted Cruz has been looking and acting desperate in the final days before the Iowa caucus; in fact, he’s in a downright panic that he might lose to Donald [t]Rump.He had been on a bit of a high in recent weeks, gaining on [t]Rump in some polls while > read more

The Funny Papers

01/31/2016 07:00:00 AM

Darrin Bell, Clay Bennett, Bill Day, Randy Bish, Adam Zyglis, David Horsey, Jim Morin, Nick Anderson, Joe Heller, Tom Stiglich > read more

It's Snarkurday!

01/30/2016 08:00:00 AM

Charlie Sheen is back in the news, though this time it isn’t about hookers or porn or drugs or HIV or having sex with men and paying them off in hush money, it’s about his children and how he treats them …First off, in 2014 Sheen kicked ex-wife > read more

So … This Is A Problem?

01/29/2016 16:00:00 PM

A lifeguard, known only as Jake, has published an email he received from his boss, known only as John, who was worried that the, um, size of Jake's package in his lifeguard uniform was too distracting and causing concern among people at the pool …H > read more

This Man Wants To Be President: Chris Christie

01/29/2016 12:30:00 PM

I didn’t watch the GOP debate last night because … GOP; duh. But this morning I saw this: Chris Christie giving one of the most bizarre answers ever … or perhaps the most bizarre > read more

I Didn't Say It ...

01/29/2016 09:00:00 AM

Donald Trump, on his self-perceived popularity: > read more

Random Musings

01/28/2016 14:30:00 PM

First off, thanks for all the birthday wishes yesterday. You made this old queen feel like an old queen and it was lovely.As for my age [Anne Marie] I think the little graphic up top should clear things up, though the arrow should be a little closer > read more

ISBL Asshat of the Week: Georgia Republican Greg Kirk

01/28/2016 09:00:00 AM

Georgia Republican … of course … Senator Greg Kirk, a former Southern Baptist pastor, has authored a new, disgusting proposal aimed at legalizing > read more

If The DeNiro Pad Is Too Pricey ... Architecture Wednesday: Retrospect Vineyards Residence ... My Other Birthday Wish

01/27/2016 16:00:00 PM

So, yeah, it’s my birthday and I wanted to spend it in wine country, among the grapes, and drinking, well, wine.And this house, located in the hills around Sonoma, on twenty acres and surrounded by pinot noir grapes is the best I can do.It’s tota > read more

If You Haven't Bought My Birthday Gift Yet ... Celebrity Digs You Can Own: Robert DeNiro

01/27/2016 12:30:00 PM

I know, it’s kinda nondescript from the outside, but there is underground parking for several cars, a must in New York City.This is my request for a birthday gift; Robert DeNiro’s New York penthouse — I just adore a penthouse view — spanning > read more

Today's My Birthday ... Sing!!!!

01/27/2016 09:00:00 AM

... and, No, that is not my cake, and those aren't my candles and I'm not that old ... yet.Now, shut up and sing me a birthday ditty and make me believe it! > read more

And Speaking Of Ted Cruz ... Liar Liar ... Yada Yada Yada

01/26/2016 16:00:00 PM

I am not such a Polly Anna that I don’t believe that > read more

Here Are Two GOP Presidential Hopefuls

01/26/2016 12:30:00 PM

Look, I > read more

Dixie Chicks’ Natalie Maines Recycles Her Most Infamous Quote

01/26/2016 09:00:00 AM

I remember, thirteen years ago, the kerfuffle that started when the Dixie Chicks, well, at least lead Chicks singer, Natalie Maines, while performing in England, said this onstage about the impending Iraq war:“Just so you know, we’re on the good > read more

One Faith, Two Sides.

01/25/2016 16:00:00 PM

It’s kinda odd to see one faith moving into the future, while other branches of that same faith are dragging their heels and threatening to punish the, um, for lack of a better word, more enlightened among the faithful, but that’s the Episcopal C > read more

Tian Tian Has a Snow Day

01/25/2016 12:30:00 PM

I, seriously, cannot stop grinning when I watch this ... we should all be feeling this much joy! > read more

The Giffords Lose Their Appeal, Literally and Figuratively

01/25/2016 09:00:00 AM

People just don’t get it … still.Simply because you run a business and a gay client comes into do business with you and you have some wacknut belief that the baby Jeebus doesn’t like The Gays, does not mean you can discriminate. > read more

The Funny Papers

01/24/2016 07:00:00 AM

Jim Morin, Nick Anderson, Nate Beeler, Joe Heller, Clay Bennett, John Cole > read more

It's Snarkurday!

01/23/2016 08:00:00 AM

Well, color me > read more

A Worthy Celebration

01/22/2016 16:00:00 PM

Most newspapers have a “Celebrations” section to highlight weddings and anniversaries and births and such, but in a recent Sunday edition of the > read more

Today In Stoopid ....

01/22/2016 12:30:00 PM

So, this sign popped up outside the > read more

I Didn't Say It ...

01/22/2016 09:00:00 AM

Idris Elba, British actor and, fingers crossed, maybe the first Black James Bond one day, calling for more gay representation > read more

Random Musings

01/21/2016 15:00:00 PM

Last week everyone, well, not everyone, was mourning the loss of David Bowie. I, personally, wasn’t a Bowie fan, but did admire the way he pushed social boundaries and ideas about sex and sexual orientation, as well as music.This week we lost Glenn > read more

Thanks Obama ... For Getting It Done ... Again ... Despite The Opposition

01/21/2016 09:00:00 AM

I always laugh when people on the Right criticize President Obama for not doing enough in the War on Terror — at least the terror caused by non-whites — as if he’s supposed to hold a news conference and give us all the confidential information > read more

Architecture Wednesday: Net Zero Home

01/20/2016 16:00:00 PM

The Net Zero Home was designed and built by Dwell Development, an award- winning firm focused on building modern sustainable homes.Nestled in the Seattle’s Columbia City neighborhood, this eco-friendly home is a combination of modern design and nec > read more

My Two Cents: #OscarsSoWhite and Jada Pinkett Smith's "Boycott"

01/20/2016 09:00:00 AM

No doubt you’ve heard that the Oscar nominations were announced last week, and no doubt you heard that the acting nominations are lily white … again … as are most of the other categories. The nominations are so white, in fact, that the host of > read more

Can I Get An Amen: Anti-Marriage Equality Campaign Backfires Miserably In Tennessee

01/19/2016 17:30:00 PM

Well well well … how quickly things change.On Monday I posted about a couple of bills proposed in both South Carolina and Tennessee that sought to nullify all same-sex marriages in the state and overturn the Supreme Court ruling of last summer ... > read more

Sweaty Balls? Have I Got The Thing For You!

01/19/2016 13:30:00 PM

Gentlemen, I ask you, how many times have you been enjoying a lovely meal with your partner, spouse, husband, boyfriend, and even, for some of you, girlfriend, and felt the trickle of sweat in your, ahem, nether regions.I’m talking sweaty balls, fe > read more

ISBL Asshat of the Week: Virginia's Transphobic Delegate Mark Cole

01/19/2016 09:00:00 AM

I can’t with some people; I just can’t.I like, er, liked, Ricky Gervais before last week’s Golden Globes when he made several disparaging “jokes” about transgender women. With trans women being targeted for beatings and murder so often arou > read more

A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words

01/18/2016 16:00:00 PM

"Ever since I began photographing then Sen. Obama in 2005, I've tried to keep my eye on how people react to him. Yesterday, at the town hall in Baton Rouge, I noticed this young girl in the audience. I hope she vividly remembers this day so that some > read more

South Carolina & Tennessee Asshats Say Same-Sex Marriage Is Like Forced Sterilization

01/18/2016 12:30:00 PM

In South Carolina you can go from being proud of your state — as I was for a moment last week when Nikki Haley took Donald [t]Rump to task … though without mentioning his name — to being embarrassed to say, “I live in South Carolina.”This i > read more

Repost: I Still Have A Dream

01/18/2016 08:00:00 AM

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclama > read more

The Funny Papers

01/17/2016 07:00:00 AM

John Cole, Bill Day, Andy Marlene, Clay Bennett, David Horsey, Steve Benson > read more

It's Snarkurday!

01/16/2016 08:00:00 AM

I don’t know if Katy Perry is still banging John Mayer or not, though I do know she should be wrapped in a FullBodyCondom™ for life for ever having banged him at all.But … > read more

A Gay Man's Letter To His Parents After They Refused To Attend His Wedding

01/15/2016 15:00:00 PM

When Patrick Bradley, a > read more

I Didn't Say It ...

01/15/2016 09:00:00 AM

Cheyenne Jackson, on his nude sex scenes with Lady Gaga in > read more

Random Musings

01/14/2016 16:00:00 PM

This is me today. This has been me for the last four days. This had better not be me much longer or, well, I dunno, it had just better not be me much longer.Okay, so the Oscar nominations were announced this morning and, well, after seeing the list, > read more

Alabama's Gay Hatin' Justice Roy Moore Has An Agenda ....

01/14/2016 12:30:00 PM

Roy Moore, that wacknut Alabama State Supreme Court Chief Justice has put on his anti-gay hat again last week and ordered > read more

What In The World Is The First Baptist Church of Memphis Doing?

01/14/2016 09:00:00 AM

It was just last week I had posted about the rash of counties in Tennessee started passing resolutions to ban same-sex marriage — see post HERE > read more

Architecture Wednesday: Strauss Apartment

01/13/2016 16:00:00 PM

French apartments are known to be chic, and elegant, and sometimes very old, and sometimes very small.This one is all that, except for the really small bit. At just over 1200 square feet this apartment in Strasbourg, France is roomy, elegant, sophist > read more

The Daily Hypocrite: Marco Rubio

01/13/2016 12:30:00 PM

I am still confounded by Marco Rubio openly admitting that he doesn’t give a rat’s ass about his job in the Senate because he wants that promotion … He’s seen in an ad saying, and I quote, “Of course I’m missing votes, I’m running for P > read more

The NRA Gave These 9 Senators Over $22 Million To Vote Down Gun Laws

01/13/2016 09:00:00 AM

The Republicans went nuts last week after president Obama issued his executive order on guns and it goes something like this:1. Keep guns out of the wrong hands through background checks.To that end, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explo > read more

Charlie Carver Comes Out

01/12/2016 16:00:00 PM

Actor Charlie Carver, of > read more

Globes Fashions Made Simple ... Plus, Screaming Hot Oscar Isaac

01/12/2016 12:30:00 PM

BEST DRESSEDHelen Mirren … showing all those younger girls how to pull off sexy and chic and glamorous all at the same time. Head to toe, she knows how to dress for these shows.GREATJennifer Lawrence knows fashion, though sometimes she goes over-th > read more

A Golden Stream ....

01/12/2016 09:00:00 AM

So, another year, another Globes, and this time with Ricky Gervais back, after all the kerfuffle he caused a few years ago by getting up onstage and acting like … Ricky Gervais. Look, he is who he is; he’s politically incorrect, bawdy, bad taste > read more

A Modicum Of Justice For Sandra Bland ... Though It's Not Enough

01/11/2016 16:00:00 PM

Y’all remember Sandra Bland? The black woman stopped for a traffic violation and then was arrested and was later found hanged in her jail cell? > read more

I Know Some Of You Love Him, But, Remember, This Will Be A [t]Rump Presidency

01/11/2016 12:30:00 PM

Rose Hamid is a Muslim woman; in America, in 2015, in South Carolina, at a rally for Donald [t]Rump, that’s a bad thing to be.Hamid was kicked out of a Donald Trump rally last Friday night — removed by security — for no apparent reason. She say > read more

Maybe It's A Conspiracy, But It's A Theory, Too

01/11/2016 09:00:00 AM

Now this is all a conspiracy theory, but given that it involves Alaska’s Most Famous White Trash Family, the Palins, well, maybe it’s true …Last month, on that most holy of days, of course, Christmas Day, Mama Grizzly Bore™ celebrated the bir > read more

The Funny Papers

01/10/2016 07:00:00 AM

Jim Morin, Clay Bennett. Bob Englehart, Nate Beeler, John Cole, Mike Luckovich, David Horsey, Nick Anderson, Paul Combs > read more

It's Snarkurday!

01/09/2016 08:00:00 AM

It looks like Chris Brown’s new sober coach, Scott Disick, wasn’t doing his job very well because over the weekend Chris Brown — best known for beating Rihanna — > read more

The Week Started Off Scary But Ended With Good News And A Laugh

01/08/2016 16:00:00 PM

I’ve had one of those weeks … but I’ll tell you there is a happy ending — and > read more

Another Tennessee County Advances Resolution To Ban Same-Sex marriage

01/08/2016 12:30:00 PM

Tennessee just can’t handle the truth … the truth that The Gays can get married.And now Unicoi County appears poised to become the next in a growing number of Tennessee counties to join a state and national movement calling for an override of the > read more

I Didn't Say It ...

01/08/2016 09:00:00 AM

Adele, in her cover story for > read more

Random Musings

01/07/2016 16:00:00 PM

Man oh man, whoever told Bill Cosby how to play it during his perp walk really nailed it.The confused old man with a cane, being held up by his team after he trips over a curb. How could he have possibly sexually assaulted fifty women?PS That's fifty > read more

The Daily Hypocrite [And Utter Liar]: Mike Huckabee

01/07/2016 12:30:00 PM

Of course y’all remember Josh Duggar, of TLC’s 19 20 24 and Counting, that holier than thou family of Gay haters and Homophobes and self-righteous prigs; at least until we learned that Josh Duggar is a child molester … and also an adulterer.And > read more

Can I Get An Amen: Hate Bakers Pay Their Fine

01/07/2016 09:00:00 AM

Well, well, well …Aaron and Melissa Klein, the owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa in Gresham, Oregon, who were sued nearly > read more

Architecture Wednesday: Tiny House

01/06/2016 16:00:00 PM

After last week’s over-the-top palace house, I decided to reboot in the New Year and start off small; real small.This little house sits on a big five-acre property on Sauvie Island, an island in the Columbia River a few minutes north of Portland. I > read more

This Man Wants To Be President: Marco Rubio Used His Power To Get A Real Estate License For A Drug Dealer

01/06/2016 12:30:00 PM

Back in the days before he was running for president and still showing up to work, Marco Rubio, as the Republican Majority > read more

I Hate Loathe People ... And Holly Jones Is Just One Reason Why

01/06/2016 09:00:00 AM

Whenever my sister and I would have a conversation and the subject would turn to people behaving badly, I always told her the same thing:“And that’s why I don’t like people.”And we’d always laugh about that. But this story is exactly what I > read more

Texas Strips Planned Parenthood Of HIV Prevention Funding Because ... Abortion

01/05/2016 16:00:00 PM

Leave it to Texas … again.The state has dealt yet another blow to Planned Parenthood this week by stopping more than half a million dollars in federal funding that the organization uses for HIV prevention and screening in the Greater Houston area.P > read more

Today In Stoopid

01/05/2016 12:30:00 PM

So, Donald [t]Rump, racist, bigot, hater, moron, released his first Hate Ad — for which he paid some $2 million — that > read more

My Two Cents: Armed Patriot Militia Takes Over Federal Building In Oregon

01/05/2016 09:00:00 AM

Last October, two Oregon ranchers, Dwight Hammond, Jr. and his son, Steven Hammond, were sentenced to five years in prison for arsons they committed on federal lands. > read more

Again I Wonder: Who Are The Terrorists ... Muslims Protect Christians At Christmas Mass

01/04/2016 15:00:00 PM

Damn those Muslims! If they keep doing things like this, some folks around the world, and especially here in this country might have to rethink that whole ‘Muslims are terrorists’ mantra.Just before the Christmas Midnight Mass at the Lens church > read more

Will Ethan and Tonya Couch Have 'Mommy and Me' Time In Prison?

01/04/2016 09:00:00 AM

Y’all remember Ethan Couch, the drunken poor little spoiled boy who murdered four innocent people in Texas — and maimed and paralyzed two of his friends in the process — but received no jail time, only probation, because the judge agreed with d > read more

The Funny Papers

01/03/2016 07:00:00 AM

Darrin Bell, Bill Day, Nick Anderson, Clay Bennett, David Horsey, Chris Britt, > read more

It's Snarkurday!

01/02/2016 08:00:00 AM

Last week we talked 15-year-old Rocco Ritchie and his refusal to spend Christmas with his mom, Madonna, but wanting to stay with his dad, Guy Ritchie, for a while. And he did, sharing the holidays with his dad and his dad’s family, including his st > read more

Happy New Year

12/31/2015 23:01:00 PM

I love the New Year … the freshness of what may be … the thought of infinite possibility … the idea that I am another year older.Okay, that last one I don't like so much, but since, as I used to tell my sister who thought I never looked any old > read more

A Very Gay Christmas Story ... And A Nice Way To Say Goodbye To 2015

12/31/2015 16:00:00 PM

Let’s end the year with a favorite story of mine … a brand new story, at that.Last spring, out there in Irvine, California, not the most progressive area in that state, Dr. Mary Pham decided to show her support for the LGBT community, and marriag > read more

Ten More Weird And Cool Facts From LGBT History

12/31/2015 12:30:00 PM

There are some folks who think Gay is something new; something that just sprang up in the last half century or so. But I’m here to say that we’re here, we’re queer, and we’ve been here, and queer, all along.So, here are ten more weird and coo > read more

Can I Get An Amen: A 95-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Funds Rescue Of 2,000 ISIS Victims

12/31/2015 09:00:00 AM

George Weidenfeld is a Holocaust survivor, able to escape death in 1938 due to the kindness of the Plymouth Brethren and Quakers, Christian strangers who clothed him and fed him and helped his escape to Great Britain. > read more

Architecture Wednesday: Residence BO

12/30/2015 16:00:00 PM

This home is in the Ukraine, not necessarily my go-to vacation spot right now, but it looks like a castle in Italy and that, for me, is always a plus.The home was designed to resemble a Tuscan Villa, with finishing materials, interior and exterior de > read more

Meet 11 People Who Stood Up To Bigots In 2015

12/30/2015 12:30:00 PM

While we’ve had a great year as a community, yes, we still have miles to go before we’re all equal, especially when faced with bigotry, intolerance, homophobia, and just plain hatred.But, over the last year many people have stepped up for the LGB > read more

ISBL Asshat of the Year

12/30/2015 09:00:00 AM

She hasn’t appeared on this bloggy thing as an Asshat of the Week, but she has appeared here more than once for saying, and doing, the bidding of asshats.Last week, she went to Houston and prayed with Pastor Ed Young of > read more

Fifteen Of The Dumbest Things Said About The LGBT Community In 2015

12/29/2015 16:00:00 PM

It’s no exaggeration to say that 2015 was a great year for the LGBT community, just like it’s no exaggeration to say that the march still goes on and we still have a lot of work to do.But … let’s take a moment as the year winds down to look a > read more

Anti-Marriage Equality Governor Bevin Must Pay For Losing That Fight

12/29/2015 12:30:00 PM

Matt Bevin is a staunch opponent of gay marriage — once saying it would lead to parents marrying their children — and he rode that wave of ignorance and hate on the coattails of bigot county clerk Kim Davis into the office of governor of Kentucky > read more

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