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Interests: nyc, acceptance, fran lebowitz, hrc, charles pierce, rockefeller five, the advocate, harvey fierstein, tolerance, gavin newsom, bella abzug, one nation, love, peace, america, diversity, freedom, harvey milk, larry kramer, armistead maupin, equal rights, equality, glaad, aclu, out magazine, jim kepner, gmhc, keith haring, stonewall, cathy cade, open minds
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Conservative pundit and Fox News regular Pat Buchanan is very angry at the idea of same-sex couples pledging committed love to one another. To drive home his point, he's celebrating the three-decades expansion of a particular disease: Three decades ago,... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
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A while back, I told you about the National Organization For Marriage purchasing a few domain names that pointed to the possibility of a "marriage convention." At first I assumed the domain names to be about a summit or conference... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
The contrast between the ugly bitterness and the sweet success has never been so stark: Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
I can't tell you how many times I've opened a window prepared to start a new blog post about this or that or the other ant-LGBT activist who said something ridiculous about Friday's historic SCOTUS ruling. Sometimes it's from a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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Just galling: Washington (CNN)The chief justice of Alabama's Supreme Court and a leading opponent of same-sex marriage on Friday called the Supreme Court's ruling to legalize gay and lesbian nuptials nationwide "even worse" than the Court's 19th century decision to... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
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Rounding out today's stream of outrage and defiance following the historic Supreme Court decision, the Family Research Council pretended that there has been opposition "from all sides." Then FRC proceeded to help demonstrate just how partisan the pro-discrimination movement really... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
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They're out of business soon. But here's a last, crazy gasp from an organization that has harmed America: Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
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History. Made. Today. More to come. *** *Kennedy wrote the majority opinion, as expected. I'll have it ASAP. *** *The opinion: "The right to marry is a fundamental right inherent in the liberty of the person, and under the Due... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Good As You
When Andrew and I were finally able to marry under law, six years after already pledging our life commitment in every other way, the moment choked me up more than I expected. More than anyone expected, in fact. The videographer... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Good As You
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The National Organization For Marriage's latest attempt at a graphic meme, in which the pro-discrimination organization takes a wholesome stock photo and slaps its exclusionary branding onto it: [NOM] Eh, if you can't win the latest attempts at the ballot,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
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In today's edition of its "Washington Update," the extremely anti-gay Family Research Council tried to make it seem as if Generation X is aging up and out of support for marriage equality. FRC's writer (the byline belongs to Tony Perkins,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
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No you won't, no you can't, and no you won't ever be: Mike Huckabee Pledges To Block Gay Marriage If Elected President [RWW] Translation: "I am now a professional sayer-of-things who is constantly running for my next book deal, speaking... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
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Remember when the National Organization For Marriage tries to boycott Starbucks for being pro-LGBT? Yeah, well—consider this the coffee giant's continued and sustained laughter and/or overt mockery: Pride Flag Flies Over Starbucks HQ [J.M.G.] Can you even imagine if Chick-fil-A... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
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Like countless American brands, Tylenol (and its Johnson & Johnson mothership) have long featured portraits of American family life in its advertisements. Courtship, marriage, and parenting are just some of the key commonalities on which brands rely in order to... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
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If anyone would sign the National Organization For Marriage's ridiculous marriage pledge, exceedingly anti-gay "culture warrior" Mike Huckabee would be the surefire bet. Only thing? In a May 15 email, Huck already declared that he won't: I'm holding you to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2015 at Good As You
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I've been telling you about the ineffective National Organization For Marriage's 2016 presidential marriage pledge and some of its ludicrous ideas. Here now the text, in full: [Marriage Pledge] While the twelve already-announced GOP presidential candidates, as well as the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2015 at Good As You
Tonight at an anti-gay conference hosted at anti-gay pastor Jim Garlow's church, National Organization For Marriage president Brian Brown told the audience that Dan Savage and his husband are "intentionally depriving" their adopted son of his mother and father. He... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2015 at Good As You
At the so-called "Future Conference," an anti-gay conference that anti-gay pastor Jim Garlow is hosting in his California church, National Organization For Marriage president Brian Brown announced that NOM will tomorrow unveil its presidential "marriage pledge." In it, Brian says... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2015 at Good As You
I'm legitimately going to give longtime Southern Baptist top dog Albert Mohler some points here. Unlike so many of his fellows who are going around insisting that pastors are on the cusp of being penalized or even hauled to jail... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2015 at Good As You
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No government agency has ever denied anything to anyone simply because that anyone believes marriage should exclude same-sex couples. Where people have occasionally (but very rarely) run into problems is when they've flouted nondiscrimination policies of a jurisdiction or institution,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2015 at Good As You