News: ‘Idol’ Chatter, Madonna, HIV Awareness, Phony Rockefeller

Ethanzohn_4 road.jpg "Survivor: Africa" winner Ethan Zohn uses his professional soccer skills to kick a new HIV awareness drive into high gear.

road.jpg Estrogen Idol: Paula Abdul gets a female counterpart.

road.jpg Why be a regular person when you can be a ready-made Rockefeller?

road.jpg A copy editor at The Washington Post explains why we all (still) need editors.

road.jpg Gay marriage foes mobilize for ban in California.

road.jpg When You Hate Enough Not to Send the Best: Not everyone approves of same-sex wedding … cards.


road.jpg Buns and Guns: Anyone looking for a good place to eat in Beirut?

road.jpg Ya gotta love men in Speedos doing push-ups …


road.jpg Madonna’s Sticky and Sweet tour got under way in the U.K. on Saturday. The buzz sounds very positive, but for the love of all Holocaust victims and their families, can we please stop throwing around these Hitler comparisons like it’s the same thing as calling someone Omarosa?

road.jpg The new, um, celebrities have been named for the next season of "Dancing With the Stars." Lance Bass will be on — not dancing with a male partner — as well as singer Toni Braxton, actress-host Brooke Burke, celebrity chef Rocco Dispirito, Olympic track star Maurice Greene, porn/reality star Kim Kardashian, actress Cloris Leachman, "Hannah Montana" star Cody Linley, soap vixen Susan Lucci, Olympic beach volleyball superstar Misty May-Treanor, comedian Jeffrey Ross, NFL Super Bowl champ Warren Sapp and actor Ted McGinely (doesn’t he usually get added when a show’s about to off the air?).

road.jpg How Obama "lost" the "gay media king."

Posted August 25, 2008 at 2:38pm ETC by Kenneth Walsh
in Julie Bindel