News: Morrissey, Liz Lemon Greek, Grey Gardens, Rhode Island

Road57 percent of Rhode Island voters now support marriage equality.

RoadLight the way to justice: Here's the central website for late March demonstrations surrounding the Supreme Court hearings on DOMA and Proposition 8.

GreygardensRoadSpend the summer at Grey Gardens.

RoadBurger King admits using horsemeat.

RoadHuman Rights Campaign endorses Christine Quinn for NYC Mayor: “New York needs Christine Quinn because she approaches every issue she cares about with passion and drive,” said HRC President Chad Griffin in a statement. “Whether it’s equality for all New Yorkers, great public schools or twenty-first century infrastructure, Chris is ready to fight for the city New Yorkers deserve.”

RoadDavid Fincher to direct Justin Timberlake's 'Suit & Tie' video.

RoadCatholic League nutjob Bill Donohue says 'gay dog' story proves that gays get 'special rights': " It must be said, though, that the shelter is not exactly inclusive in its policies. To wit: Had poor Elton not been identified as a homosexual, his heterosexuality would not have been enough to save his hide. The moral of the story is: Being gay is not only a bonus for humans these days, it is a definite plus for dogs as well. As for straights, the lonely and the disabled, that’s another story altogether."

RoadSuper Bowl teaser: Brad Pitt's World War Z.

LizlemonRoadBen & Jerry's announces new 30 Rock flavor. "Liz Lemon Greek Frozen Yogurt! A Lemon Greek Frozen Yogurt with a Blueberry Lavender Swirl, coming this spring."

RoadVietnamese LGBT groups fear exclusion from Orange County Tet parade.

RoadHank Plante: Gay rights war nearing an end.

RoadThe Victory Fund interviews SF Supervisor David Campos about his legislation to name SFO for slain gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk: "I have introduced a Charter Amendment that would add Harvey Milk’s name to our airport to make it the 'Harvey Milk San Francisco International Airport.'  Our SFO airport code would remain unchanged.  In San Francisco, a Charter Amendment must be passed by the Board of Supervisors (six votes) and then passed by voters (50% +1)."

RoadGlee turned up the sex appeal last night.

RoadMorrissey is alive: "The reports of my death have been greatly understated. Once admitted to the William Beaumont Hospital at Royal Oak in Michigan, I received treatment for concussion, a bleeding ulcer, and Barrett's esophagus. The positive from all of this is that there are now no known ailments left for me to try."

D_beckhamRoadDavid Beckham to donate entire football salary to children's charity: "The 37-year old highest paid soccer player in the world's most popular sport put his money where his mouth is. The "huge sum" Beckham confirmed he would earn — estimated at €800,000 ($1 million) a month, nearly double his salary at his previous club, the Los Angeles Galaxy — will all be donated to a yet-to-be-named Parisien children's charity."

RoadThe 50 hottest pro football players of all time?

RoadLady Gaga rants against former personal assistant in sworn deposition:
"She’s just — she thinks she’s just like the queen of the universe,"
Gaga ranted, court records obtained by The Post show. "And, you know
what, she didn’t want to be a slave to one, because in my work and what I
do, I’m the queen of the universe every day."

RoadVirginia lawmakers approve bill inviting any religious or political university student group to discriminate and still receive funding and access to campus facilities: "This would make LGBT students particularly vulnerable to discrimination because universities’ protections for sexual orientation are not enforceable under Virginia law. Under this bill, though, even a KKK chapter could hypothetically form, use campus resources, and openly discriminate against non-white and non-Christian students on campus."

Posted February 1, 2013 at 3:18pm ETC by Andy Towle
in Julie Bindel