News: Richard Sorian, Utah, Steve Pougnet, Gay Ice Cream
Scientist: 75% of the oil is still in the Gulf.
GetEQUAL launches ENDA summer campaign.
'Watch it, faggot': Man beaten on SF Muni train.
Kylie Minogue teddy bear porn banned from Facebook.
Gay man among Obama recess appointments: "(Yesterday) the White House announced President Barack Obama has made recess appointments of four nominees whose confirmations were being held up in the Senate. Among them is Richard Sorian, an openly gay man who will be the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs at the Department of Health and Human Services."
Ted Olson and David Boies may seek to recoup legal fees from Protect Marriage if appeals court upholds Judge Walker's decision.
Alexandra Burke has apparently seen Olivia Newton John's 'Physical' video.
Charlie Crist moves to the left: "Months later, it's becoming more and more difficult to label Crist's departure from the GOP as simply a superficial endeavor. Either out of electoral expedience or ideological disenchantment, the governor has spent the past few days either purging himself of his Republican roots or actively courting Democratic audiences."
Mariah Carey is latest name in Idol judge pool.
Utah Governor Gary Herbert invites gay leadership organizations to Log Cabin Republican-sponsored private reception: "But Log Cabin Republicans aren’t the only community members who are invited to the reception. All leadership organizations in the community have been invited, said Nimer, including the Utah Pride Center, Equality Utah and the Utah Steering Committee of the Human Rights Campaign."
Brandon Flowers sings "Bette Davis Eyes".
Gay candidate Steve Pougnet and Mary Bono Mack face off in Palm Springs debate.
She thinks that she shall never see, a husband as lovely as a tree.
Attitude magazine parent buys men's mag Loaded.
Should SAG be honoring homophobe Ernest Borgnine?
A chat with Doug Quint, who runs NYC's Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. On the new music for his truck: "...our music was written by [Go-Gos guitarist-singer] Jane Wiedlin...I don't play anything now and always wanted something original. People said, 'Play the Village People.' Hell, no! I always wanted it to be something of my own. The bells make people psychotic. I knew one driver who had to quit because the truck bells were driving him crazy. Either they don't hear it at all or it's slowly driving them to kill. Also, let the gaytimes roll!
Is this charisma?
White House confirms: Obama a Christian.
Britney tweets from set of Glee.
Maybe Matt Barber does really like shemale videos.
Charges dismissed in attack on lesbian Kentucky teen, who said her "friends" tried to push her off a cliff.
Federation of Gay Games votes to "adopt new anti-doping policies which will not be based on random, across-the-board testing, but rather will be more reflective of the Gay Games mission with respect to inclusion and participation, both in development and implementation."
Designer pube shaving grows in popularity.
Senator Robert Casey Jr. (D-PA) introduces Safe Schools Improvement Act: "The bill would require that any public schools that receive federal funding develop anti-bullying policies that specifically prohibit bullying motivated by certain characteristics, including sexual orientation and gender identity. The measure would also mandate that schools and districts have effective prevention strategies in place to combat classroom harassment and would compel states to compile data on incidence of bullying and report the statistics to the U.S. Department of Education."