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Sharron Angle Thinks the Role of the Press is to Be Her Friend


Homophobic Nevada Tea Party candidate Sharron Angle says the media needs to be her friend:

"We want them to ask the questions we want to answer so that they report the news the way we want it to be reported."

You know, otherwise, she might run away!


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Watch: Sharron Angle Flees Journalists at Her Own Press Conference


Senator Harry Reid's anti-gay challenger in Nevada, Sharron Angle, fled her own press conference yesterday to avoid taking questions about GOP congressman Dean Heller's criticism of her remarks that unemployment benefits give people incentive not to work and have "spoiled our citizenry."


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Towleroad Guide to the Tube #694

WONDER CAMERA: Photography from the future.

FAMILY RESEARCH COUNCIL: Sex education will turn kids gay.

DADT: The Ed Show talks to Lawrence Korb about the Pentagon survey.

SHARRON ANGLE: The Right's latest nut shows what she's made of.

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Senate Candidate Angle: No Abortion In Cases Of Incestuous Rape


In a radio interview done within the past few weeks, Sharron Angle, the Republican senate candidate from Nevada, insisted that in a hypothetical case of a girl raped by her father, abortion would still be unacceptable:

"My own personal feelings, and that is always what I express, my personal feeling is that we need to err on the side of life. There is a plan and a purpose, a value to every life no matter what its location, age, gender or disability. So whenever we talk about government and government's role, government's role is to protect life and that's what our founding fathers said, that we have to protect life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.

"Two wrongs don't make a right. And I have been in the situation of counseling young girls, not 13 but 15, who have had very at-risk, difficult pregnancies. And my counsel was to look for some alternatives, which they did. And they found that they had made what was really a lemon situation into lemonade."

Raped by your father = lemon. Raising your child/sibling by that father as a teenager when the father is hopefully in prison = lemonade.

Angle and other Republicans in tough races will be the beneficiaries of $200 million to $300 million in spending on their behalf by various conservative interest groups. Considering the vast majority of these candidates' views on gay issues as well, that's enough lemons to make lemonade for us all.

News: Lady GaGa Hard On The Eyes, DOJ vs. AZ, Angle's No Angel, Sorry Levi


Road These cartoon characters are totally gay.

20100706_gagaeyes_560x375 Road Lady GaGa's "Bad Romance" video has quite a reach—it has apparently sparked a trend to use circle contacts, colored lenses to make irises look huge. Problem? They're "dangerous and illegal." Meanwhile, she just beat President Obama to the 10 million mark on Facebook.

Road The Department of Justice is suing the state of Arizona over its immigration law to nip a nationwide "patchwork" of policies in the bud.

Road I bet Republican Nevada Senate candidate Sharron Angle is not thrilled to be the subject of the site Sharron Angle's Underground Bunker,filled with her nutty quotes on everything from health care to Scientology.

Road Generation X writer/visual artist Douglas Coupland is now designing clothes and furniture for Roots Canada.

Ben_browder_200811_10_1 Road Sci-fi guy Ben Browder is a hunk of the day.

Road Levi Johnston has abjectly apologized to the Palins for unkind remarks he's made in the past. "To the Palin family in general and to Sarah Palin in particular, please accept my regrets and forgive my youthful indiscretion. I hope one day to restore your trust." Does Playgirl have a return policy?

Road President Obama preps to recess-appoint Dr. Donald Berwick to oversee Medicare and Medicaid to bypass Republican objections.

Road Climategate, not global warming, was a hoax. Full report vindicates scientists.


Road Hot mess in a hot dress Lindsay Lohan will do jail time. Soon.

Road Teen Vogue weighs in on the gay best friend trend: "No one deserves to be treated like a passing fad or arm candy. If you are lucky enough to have a GBF in your life, enjoy the lovefest but remember to fight for his rights to be treated equally in our society."

Road Acclaimed Russian pianist/conductor Mikhail Vasillievich Pletnev charged with raping a 14-year-old boy in Thailand; says the charges are a "misunderstanding."

Road Same-sex marriages "booming" in Mexico City.

Towleroad Guide to the Tube #687

SHARRON ANGLE: Nevada homophobe and GOP candidate for U.S. Senator thinks separation of church and state is unconstitutional.

LARRY KING: Announces he's "hanging up his nightly suspenders."

ROSTAM BATMANGLIJ: Gay Vampire Weekend member talks about songwriting for Converse.

IN THE WAITING LINE: Glambert fans sound off.

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