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  • Obama supports gay marriage: Shep Smith warns GOP not to be ‘on the wrong side of history’

    05/09/2012 2:09:19 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 81 replies
    The Cutline ^ | May 9, 2012 | By Dylan Stableford
    Moments after ABC revealed that President Obama said during a taped interview with "Good Morning America" that he supports gay marriage, Fox News' Shepard Smith applauded the president, and warned conservatives not to use the evolution of Obama's view on same sex unions as part of its presidential campaign. "The President of the United States, now in the 21st century," Smith said. "What I'm most curious about, in this time of rising debts and medical issues and all the rest, if Republicans would go out on a limb and try to make this a campaign issue while sitting very firmly,...
  • Biden: I Am ‘Absolutely Comfortable’ With Same-Sex Marriage

    05/07/2012 4:32:21 AM PDT · by lbryce · 14 replies
    The Blaze ^ | May 6, 2012 | Madeleine Morgenstern
    Vice President Joe Biden said Sunday he’s “absolutely comfortable” with same-sex marriage, making him the highest Obama administration official to indicate support for the issue. President Barack Obama remains formally opposed to same-sex marriage, though his position has been said to be “evolving.” On NBC’s “Meet the Press,” host David Gregory asked Biden about his own views. “And you’re comfortable with same-sex marriage now?” Gregory asked. “I am vice president of the United States of America,” Biden said. “The president sets the policy. I am absolutely comfortable with the fact that men marrying men, women marrying women, and heterosexual men...
  • Evangelical Pastor Ken Hutcherson: 'I Am the Gayest Man I Know' (Watch Video)

    05/05/2012 9:51:17 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 25 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 05/05/2012 | By Paul Stanley
    Dr. Ken Hutcherson, the pastor of Antioch Baptist Church in Redmond, Wash., posted an announcement earlier this week that many close to him – including his wife – have known for years. Hutcherson revealed that he is the "gayest man I know." "Coming out of the closet is a difficult decision to make, especially when close, personal relationships are at stake," Hutcherson wrote in his column, Hutch Speaks Out, that was published on WorldNetDaily. "Will my family abandon me? Will my friends still look at me the same? Will this announcement be worth the risk? These are indeed valid concerns...
  • JCPenney under attack from conservative group over lesbian couple in new Mother's Day campaign

    05/03/2012 11:36:54 AM PDT · by Pinkbell · 37 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | May 2, 2012 | Olivia Fleming
    The conservative group One Million Moms has launched an attack on JCPenney for featuring a lesbian couple in its new Mother's Day promotion. The group released a statement urging its members to take action against the brand's store managers, in the hope their complaints will be passed on to head office. According to its website, One Million Moms (OMM) is angry JCPenney is 'taking sides' in the 'cultural war' on gay rights. The statement says: 'On pages ten and eleven, under the title “Freedom of Expression,” you’ll find “Wendi and her partner Maggie and daughters”. In the picture both women...
  • “Dear Abby” Gets it Dead Wrong on the Bible and Homosexuality

    05/03/2012 6:53:54 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 55 replies Blog ^ | 05/08/12 | Gina Miller
    We do not subscribe to our local newspaper, but I occasionally read one of the copies that comes to the radio station where I work. This past Monday, I read the advice columns that used to be written by identical twin sisters, Pauline Phillips and Esther “Eppie” Lederer, known to us by their pen names as Abigail VanBuren—“Dear Abby”—and Ann Landers. The columns are no longer written by these ladies. Eppie Lederer—Ann Landers—passed away in 2002, and her column, now called “Annie’s Mailbox,” is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar who were two former editors of her column. Pauline...
  • NY flame dishes on Obama's romantic ways when he was 22 ("Obama Isn't Gay" week continues...)

    05/03/2012 3:48:08 AM PDT · by jimbo123 · 112 replies
    NY Post ^ | 5/3/12 | CARL CAMPANILE
    Future prez had so much ‘sexual warmth’ – but was ‘out of reach’ She talked about how Obama walked around his bedroom bare-chested, dressed in a blue and white sarong while working on a New York Times crossword puzzle. “I open the door that Barack keeps closed to his room and enter in a warm, private space pervaded by a mixture of smells that so strongly speak of his presence, his liveliness, his habits — running sweat, Brut spray deodorant, smoking, eating raisins, sleeping, breathing,” Cook wrote. Obama and Cook would date for a year. He was 22 and she...
  • Obama: 'New York girlfriend' was composite

    05/02/2012 10:03:08 AM PDT · by tired&retired · 12 replies
    One of the more mysterious characters from President Obama's 1995 autobiography Dreams From My Father is the so-called 'New York girlfriend.' Obama never referred to her by name, or even by psuedonym, but he describes her appearance, her voice, and her mannerisms in specific detail. But Obama has now told biographer David Maraniss that the 'New York girlfriend' was actually a composite character, based off of multiple girlfriends he had both in New York City and in Chicago. "During an interview in the Oval Office, Obama acknowledged that, while Genevieve was his New York girlfriend, the description in his memoir...
  • Calif. Legislature Considers First-Ever Regulation of Gay 'Conversion Therapy'

    05/02/2012 8:52:50 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 17 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 05/02/2012 | Michael Gryboski
    A bill currently being amended in the California State Senate would make it harder for doctors who practice conversion therapy to service homosexual clients. If passed, it would be the first bill in the United States to regulate the practice. Senate Bill 1127, which was introduced by State Senator Ted Lieu in February, would ban conversion therapy for anyone under the age of 18 and require adults to sign an informed consent form before entering treatment. "Under no circumstances shall a patient under 18 years of age undergo sexual orientation change efforts, regardless of the willingness of a patient's parent,...
  • Dan Savage: 'Tolerant' bully

    05/02/2012 8:46:27 AM PDT · by jimluke01 · 2 replies
    WorldNetDaily ^ | 05-02-12 | Matt Barber
    They used to arrest middle-aged perverts who get their jollies from talking dirty to children. Today, they get a television show, a nationally syndicated column, a lecture circuit and multiple visits to the Obama White House. You know: “Forward.” Ads by Google The End-Time is Here2008 was God's last warning. 2012 is economic collapse & WW III The Coming Of JesusYou Think You Know The Bible Well? Test Yourself With Our Trivia Game The irony is palpable. Dan Savage, sex columnist and founder of the LGBT anti-bullying “It Gets Better” campaign, has been outed. Not as a homosexual....
  • Openly gay foreign-policy spokesman for Romney campaign resigns; Update: “He wasn’t under wraps”

    05/01/2012 4:45:34 PM PDT · by izzatzo · 18 replies
    HotAir ^ | 05/01/2012 | Allahpundit
    Jen Rubin suggests(also, says he was forced out by anti-gay conservatives) that he quit in frustration, because Romney was too afraid of social conservative disapproval to let him speak for the campaign right now even though the OBL anniversary has pushed foreign policy front and center in the campaign. True?
  • Romney's Gay Foreign Policy Spokesman Resigns (After only two weeks on the job)

    05/01/2012 2:58:59 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 35 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 05/01/2012 | By Napp Nazworth
    Richard Grenell, an openly gay foreign policy expert hired by Mitt Romney's presidential campaign, has resigned after only two weeks on the job. In a statement obtained Tuesday by Jennifer Rubin, a conservative columnist for The Washington Post, Grenell said, "While I welcomed the challenge to confront President Obama's foreign policy failures and weak leadership on the world stage, my ability to speak clearly and forcefully on the issues has been greatly diminished by the hyper-partisan discussion of personal issues that sometimes comes from a presidential campaign." Grenell also thanked Romney for not making his sexual orientation an issue when...
  • Dan Savage "We Should Acknowledge The Existence of Good Pedophiles”

    04/29/2012 10:12:24 PM PDT · by Maelstorm · 133 replies ^ | 4-30-2012 | F.R Newbrough
    Dan Savage "We Should Acknowledge The Existence of Good Pedophiles” - RPVNetwork
  • (Bawney) Frank gives Obama high marks on gay issues, rips marriage stance

    04/27/2012 3:23:52 PM PDT · by Libloather · 8 replies
    The Hill ^ | 4/27/12 | Mike Lillis
    Frank gives Obama high marks on gay issues, rips marriage stanceBy Mike Lillis - 04/27/12 05:50 PM ET Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) this week gave President Obama high marks on gay issues, but said it's "a problem" that the administration has declined to endorse gay marriage. Obama this week stirred criticism from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community when, during a trip to North Carolina, he declined to weigh in on a pending state bill banning civil unions and domestic partnerships. Frank, the first openly gay member of Congress, said Obama's silence was expected but disappointing. "It's not...
  • California Bill Would Ban Psychotherapy Changing Under-18-Year-Olds’ Same-Sex “Desires or Conduct”

    04/26/2012 2:36:14 PM PDT · by lbryce · 16 replies
    Volokh Conspiracy ^ | April 26,2012 | Eugene Volokh
    Complete Title:California Bill Would Ban Psychotherapy Aimed at Changing Under-18-Year-Olds’ Same-Sex “Desires, Attraction, or Conduct” The bill is SB 1172, and it bans “psychotherapy” of under-18-year-olds “aimed at altering the sexual or romantic desires, attractions, or conduct of a person toward people of the same sex so that the desire, attraction, or conduct is eliminated or reduced or might instead be directed toward people of a different sex.” This so regardless of whether the patient or the patient’s parents want the therapy to take place. The bill also regulates such psychotherapy for adults, but the outright prohibition applies only to...
  • “Gayness Is Built Into Batman” (DC comics writer interviewed)

    04/26/2012 12:49:33 PM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 66 replies
    Bleeding Cool News ^ | Written on April 26, 2012 | by Rich Johnston
    The new issue [of Playboy] features an interview with [current Batman comics writer] Grant Morrison, talking superheroes. This is the kind of thing he says… "Gayness is built into Batman. I’m not using gay in the pejorative sense, but Batman is very, very gay. There’s just no denying it. Obviously as a fictional character he’s intended to be heterosexual, but the basis of the whole concept is utterly gay. I think that’s why people like it. All these women fancy him and they all wear fetish clothes and jump around rooftops to get to him. He doesn’t care—he’s more interested...
  • Exclusive: Congressman, LGBT leaders press Navy for a ship to be named USS Harvey Milk

    04/25/2012 9:18:48 PM PDT · by olcurmudgeon · 55 replies
    The Sacramento Bee ^ | April 24, 2012 | San Diego LGBT Weekly
    Congressman Bob Filner (D-California) has joined with several prominent LGBT civil rights leaders from San Diego and across the country, calling on the US Navy to name " … the next appropriate ship after Harvey Milk." The late civil rights icon, Harvey Milk was a Navy veteran who began his service during the Korean War. In Korea, he served aboard the submarine rescue ship USS Kittiwake as a diving officer. Milk was also stationed at Naval Station, San Diego where he was a diving instructor. Milk, whose parents, both also served in the US Navy was honorably discharged at the...
  • Churches May Be Forced to Rent Their Facilities to Gay Couples

    04/25/2012 10:37:05 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 23 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 04/25/2012 | Jeff Schapiro
    The city of Hutchinson, Kan., is mulling over a proposed law that would force some churches in the community, regardless of their religious convictions, to rent their church halls to gay couples for events. The proposal came about after the Kansas Equality Coalition encouraged the Hutchinson City Council to add gender identity and sexual orientation to the city's human relations code. The law would make it illegal for churches that rent their facilities to the public to prevent anyone from renting their facility based on sexual orientation or gender identity. "If a church has a parish hall that they rent...
  • Homosexual Radical Dan Savage Bullies High Schoolers

    04/25/2012 4:44:18 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 5 replies ^ | 04-25-12 | Gina Miller
    The Word of God has warned us, so we are not surprised when people inspired by the forces of darkness screech and wail against God’s Truth. Some of the most vicious, anti-Christian, anti-truth people in the world are the radical, homosexual activists, and among them, not many are as vile as Dan Savage. Savage is a twisted, sex columnist who started the “It Gets Better Project,” a propaganda tool targeting kids, which pushes the homosexual lifestyle on them under the guise of an “anti-bullying” campaign. From their website is this description, “The It Gets Better Project was created to show...
  • Romney Hires Out Gay Spokesman to Tackle Foreign Affairs and National Security Issues

    04/21/2012 2:18:16 AM PDT · by pavlova · 39 replies
    Metro Weekly ^ | April 19, 2012 | Chris Geidner
    Mitt Romney's campaign tonight announced that it has hired Richard Grenell, an out gay former George W. Bush administration official, to serve as the presumptive Republican presidential nominee's "national security and foreign policy spokesman," according to a report from The Washington Post that did not mention Grenell's sexual orientation. Grenell served through September 2008 in the Bush administration as a spokesman to the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations -- and told The Advocate's Kerry Eleveld as he left the administration that it was his hope that New York would have marriage equality soon and that he would one day...
  • Romney vs. Obama: Ontario's deja pue (Vanity)

    04/12/2012 10:12:09 AM PDT · by NorthernCrunchyCon · 17 replies
    Free Republic - Vanity | April 12, 2012 | NorthernCrunchyCon
    As noted on another thread, political pundits often compare presidential elections to previous ones. In the case of Romney vs. Obama, conservatives should look north to the Dominion of Celine Dion and Maple Syrup. This is a repeat of John Tory vs. Dalton McGuinty, the 2007 election in Ontario during which the two candidates contested governance of Canada's largest province. The only difference, other than citizenship, is that John Tory was not Mormon. He was a nominal Protestant, for the most part indistinguishable from the Kennedy Catholic he was challenging. Nevertheless, religion would cost him the election. As Ontario Liberal...
  • NC Marriage Amendment On Ballot In May

    04/05/2012 10:17:10 AM PDT · by Lexluthor69 · 3 replies
    The Silent Majority ^ | 04-05-12 | J. D. Longstreet
    North Carolina has a republican controlled legislature, the first since the War Between the States. And it is driving the democrats wild. NC’s current governor, a democrat, is not seeking reelection after having observed the “handwriting on the wall,” and it now seems certain the GOP will take the Governor’s office, as well, in November. One of the items driving the NC dems mad is the proposed “Marriage Amendment” to the NC state constitution. Basically, it says marriage between one man and one woman is the ONLY kind of marriage to be recognized in North Carolina. Understand that same-sex marriage...
  • Son: She Didn't Like That I Was Gay (So he stabbed his mom)

    04/05/2012 6:20:17 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 54 replies
    4029TV ^ | April 4, 2012
    FORT SMITH, Ark. -- Fort Smith police have a teen in custody in connection with his mother's stabbing Wednesday morning. Officers responded to a 911 call at an apartment on Meandering Way where a woman had been stabbed. Police said they found a 55-year-old Natividad Saluten Parker sitting on the porch with stab wounds to her face and neck. She was taken to St. Edward Mercy Medical Center and is in critical but stable condition, police said. --snip-- "She didn't like that I was gay," the suspect told Ellison when she asked why he stabbed his mother.
  • School Kids Targeted by Federal Pro-Homosexual Legislation

    04/03/2012 4:58:19 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 3 replies ^ | 04/03/2012 | Gina Miller
    We have been watching a prolonged assault on the hearts and minds of our nation’s kids for several decades now. We have seen the standards of education lowered to the point that many kids leave school unable to even write a grammatically correct paragraph, but with a firm grasp of “self esteem.” This is, of course, by design. The communists who have wormed their way into positions of power in all our institutions and government have as a goal the “dumbing-down” of our young people. Why? Because an uninformed, undereducated electorate is like a malleable herd of sheep, and that...
  • California state colleges consider asking students about sexual orientation on application forms

    03/30/2012 2:04:16 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    Hotair ^ | 03/30/2012 | Tina Korbe
    Is it a stretch to imagine activists might someday push for affirmative action programs for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students? For now, administrators are just weighing whether to include a question about sexual orientation on application forms to determine whether California's state colleges are presently adequately serving the LGBT community: California’s state colleges and universities are laying plans to ask students about their sexual orientation next year on application or enrollment forms, becoming the largest group of schools in the country to do so. The move has raised the hopes of gay activists for recognition but the concerns of...
  • It’s an Obama World… Gay Flag Flies at Afghan Base But the Christian Cross Is Banned

    03/28/2012 11:41:28 PM PDT · by My Favorite Headache · 138 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 3/29/2012
    It’s an Obama world. The gay flag flew over a U.S. military base in Afghanistan this week. The Pentagon forced an Army post in Afghanistan to remove a cross on its worship tent in December. It was offensive to liberal atheists.
  • All New South Park: Episode 1603 "Faith Hilling"

    03/27/2012 7:04:14 PM PDT · by Eric Blair 2084 · 21 replies
    South Park Studios ^ | 3/26/2012 | Trey Parker and Matt Stone
    TRENDS ARE DEVELOPING AND SHIFTING AT BREAKNECK SPEED IN AN ALL-NEW "SOUTH PARK" PREMIERING ON WEDNESDAY MARCH 28 AT 10:00 P.M. ON COMEDY CENTRAL NEW YORK, March 26, 2012 - The boys are consumed with a life-threatening phenomenon in an all-new episode of "South Park" titled, "Faith Hilling," premiering Wednesday, March 28 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central. Mankind's evolution begins to accelerate at a rapid and disturbing pace. Concurrently, another species on the planet is exhibiting the same drastic development. Eventually the two species will battle to the death and "Faith Hilling" may be humanitys only hope.
  • Military Academy holds "Queer Prom", Gay Olympics (Norwich)

    03/27/2012 7:36:00 PM PDT · by Past Your Eyes · 40 replies ^ | March 27, 2012 | Todd Starnes
    Military cadets are celebrating gay pride week at the nation’s oldest private military academy by holding a “Queer Prom” and a “Condom Olympics” — an event that includes a game where participants smear lubicrant on condoms until they tear. Norwich University’s celebration of homosexuality will culminate Saturday with a “Free Love Dance” at the school’s armory. The university said the events are meant to have an “open dialogue on diverse opinions in a safe place.”
  • Romney: “The Gay Community Needs More Support from the Republican Party’

    03/24/2012 7:00:38 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 63 replies · 8+ views
    CNS News Service ^ | March 23, 2012
    When Mitt Romney first entered the political scene in 1994, running for the U.S. Senate against Teddy Kennedy, he told an LGBT-focused publication in Massachusetts that he would be a more effective advocate for the interests of the “gay community” than Kennedy had been and that gays should support him because “the gay community needs more support from the Republican Party.” “Why should the gay community support your campaign when Ted Kennedy has been a strong supporter of civil rights issues and the gay community?” asked a reporter from Bay Windows. “Well, I think you're partially right in characterizing Ted...
  • Romney voices support for "gay agenda."

    03/23/2012 9:02:36 AM PDT · by SoConPubbie · 31 replies · 1+ views ^ | Jan. 8, 2012
    Calls from national media, state activists, and more POSTED: Jan. 8, 2012 Calls and emails have been coming in from across the country. As we've recently reported, former Mass. Governor Mitt Romney publicly re-stated his support for homosexual "rights" in America while campaigning in Iowa last month. This included his agreement with the repeal of "Don't Ask Don't Tell" in the military; he said he wouldn't reverse that. He does say that marriage itself should be one man and one woman — but that homosexual relationships should be recognized, respected, and supported. Romney discusses his views on "gay rights" with...
  • Soros-Backed Homosexual Radicals Persecute Pastor Lively

    03/22/2012 4:50:58 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 3 replies ^ | 03/22/12 | Gina Miller
    However you prefer to characterize them, whether as leftists, socialists, communists or simply the earthly forces of darkness, those on the Left are on a vicious crusade to silence the free speech of conservatives and squash religious expression, mainly of Christians. This is because the ideas and plans of those on the Left are deadly-bad news, and these people cannot honestly or logically defend their bankrupt ideas. So, they undertake to silence anyone who tells the truth about their evil agenda. We have recently seen a highly organized campaign to silence the biggest talker on the radio, Rush Limbaugh, by...
  • 2 US men arrested on gay cruise in Caribbean (illegal in Dominica)

    03/21/2012 6:30:10 PM PDT · by Libloather · 70 replies · 1+ views
    SF Gate ^ | 3/21/12 | CARLISLE JNO BAPTISTE
    2 US men arrested on gay cruise in CaribbeanBy CARLISLE JNO BAPTISTE, Associated Press Wednesday, March 21, 2012 ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) - Two California men on a gay cruise of the Caribbean were arrested Wednesday in Dominica, where sex between two men is illegal. Police Constable John George said police boarded the cruise ship and arrested the two men on suspicion of indecent exposure and "buggery," a term equivalent to sodomy on the island. He identified the men as John Robert Hart, 41, and Dennis Jay Mayer, 43, but did not provide their hometowns. George said the men were seen...
  • Nominees Announced to Succeed Episcopal Church's First Openly Gay Bishop

    03/17/2012 10:25:26 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 6 replies · 1+ views
    Christian Post ^ | 03/17/2012 | By Michael Gryboski
    One of The Episcopal Church's most controversial bishops will soon be stepping down from his position and the three nominees for his seat have been announced. The Rev. V. Gene Robinson, the first openly homosexual bishop to be ordained by The Episcopal Church, will be ending his term as Bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire. On Thursday, the diocese announced the nominees for his position. The nominees are the Rev. Penelope Maud Bridges of St. Francis Episcopal Church, Great Falls, Va.; the Rev. A. Robert Hirschfeld of Grace Episcopal Church, Amherst, Mass.; and the Rev. Dr. William Warwick Rich...
  • Obama opposes NC gay marriage amendment

    03/16/2012 5:02:06 PM PDT · by Libloather · 6 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 3/16/12 | TOM BREEN
    Obama opposes NC gay marriage amendmentBy TOM BREEN | Associated Press – 1 hr 47 mins ago RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama took a stand Friday against a proposed constitutional ban on same-sex marriage in North Carolina, a state he won in 2008 that remains crucial to his re-election hopes. "While the president does not weigh in on every single ballot measure in every state, the record is clear that the president has long opposed divisive and discriminatory efforts to deny rights and benefits to same-sex couples," said Cameron French, the Obama campaign's North Carolina spokesman, in a...
  • Former Rutgers student convicted in webcam case

    03/16/2012 9:10:02 AM PDT · by Williams · 82 replies
    AP ^ | 3/16/12
    NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate's love life was convicted of all counts Friday in a case that exploded into the headlines when the victim of the snooping committed suicide by throwing himself off a bridge. ******************* More at the link:
  • Florida teacher, Shawn Loftis, with gay porn past gets job back

    03/12/2012 9:00:41 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 22 replies · 1+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | March 11, 2012 | Michael Sheridan
    A part-time teacher's gay porn past isn't reason enough to keep him out of the classroom, according to Florida education officials. Shawn Loftis, who was booted from the Miami-Dade public school system last year, can go back to teaching, the Florida Education Practices Commission in Orlando ruled Friday. He could even turn it into a full-time job, the commission decided. Loftis — who starred in gay porn films under the name Collin O'Neil — was teaching at Nautilus Middle School when the principal learned of his past, according to WPLG 10 News. The district suspended the substitute in January...
  • Narcissism and the culture war

    03/10/2012 1:28:50 PM PST · by ReformationFan · 6 replies
    Renew America ^ | 3-8-12 | Fred Hutchinson
    The culture war might be likened to fighting a war against a coalition of powers. Imagine WWI-style trench warfare on a long front. In the center of the enemy lines are the forces of moral relativism. These forces oppose the idea that there is a universal moral law. On one flank are the forces of the sexual revolution, including gays, feminists, adulterers, the promiscuous, and the pro-abortion folks. On the other flank are the cultural relativists, and multiculturalists. This camp opposes the ideas of truth, beauty, and intrinsic quality. It seeks to suppress the literary, philosophical, and artistic heritage of...
  • St. Petersburg Bans Homosexual, Pedophile Propaganda

    St. Petersburg’s Legislative Assembly passed on Wednesday a law penalizing the propaganda of homosexuality and pedophilia among minors. The law, passed in the third and final reading, imposes fines of up to $16,000 on individuals and up to $160,000 on legal entities for the promotion of homosexual, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender practices among minors. Twenty-nine of 50 legislators voted for the law with five against and one abstention. It follows similar bans in the southern Astrakhan and central Ryazan and Kostroma regions in Russia. The new legislation effectively outlaws any Gay Pride events. The St. Petersburg LGBT group Coming Out...
  • Dept. of Public Health is reporting increase in cases of syphilis among gay men

    02/23/2012 8:37:42 PM PST · by Beowulf9 · 34 replies · 1+ views
    WGMD News ^ | Feb 23, 2012 | Andrew Koch
    Syphilis cases are up in gay men, according to the Delaware Department of Public Health. 76 cases of syphilis were reported to the Health Department last year. Nearly all of them were diagnosed among gay men, and the majority of those cases were in New Castle County. The department says this may be part of a rising trend in syphilis among gay men throughout the country, as increases in cases have been reported in cities such as New York, Miami, San Francisco and Chicago. Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease that’s transmitted from contact with an infected person. The disease...
  • MD State Senate Just Passed Gay Marriage Bill [Vanity]

    02/23/2012 3:54:26 PM PST · by Lmo56 · 22 replies · 1+ views
    self | 2/23/12 | self
    The MD State Senate just passed the gay marriage bill 25-22. The MD House of Delegates had previously passed the bill by one vote. Guv O'Malley is gonna sign it. The residents of the State are almost evenly split on the issue, but opponents are now going to gather signatures to put the issue on the ballot for November. If they win in November, the law will be null and void. Once the referendum drive starts, the law will be on hold until November. A few things [I live in MD] ... 1. Prince Georges County and Baltimore City/County are...
  • On Being Gay: Fighting the False “Hate” Dichotomy

    02/23/2012 1:00:07 PM PST · by gabriellah · 16 replies · 1+ views
    TheCollegeConservative ^ | 02/23/2012 | Amy Miller
    I’m not. Gay, I mean. I’m not gay. Nor do I have a personal opinion on your gayness. Or half gayness. Or exploratory gayness. Or lack of gayness altogether. It’s a lifestyle choice–to not spend time dwelling upon who may or may not be operating at varying levels of gay. But this piece isn’t about being gay, or straight. If you are a TrueCon© purist in the mood for a brawl over the virtueless life of the American homosexual, the door is right behind you. If you’re one of those allegedly virtueless American homos looking for a forum to air...
  • Why is Glee So Gay?

    02/21/2012 10:35:14 AM PST · by gabriellah · 66 replies
    TheCollegeConservative ^ | 02/21/2012 | Tanner Salyers
    Okay, so I’m a sucker for show tunes and glam rock. Yes, I enjoy the amazing talent of Idina Menzel in the Broadway hit “Wicked.” Absolutely, I am left awestruck after hearing the wonderful scores of Claude-Michel Schönberg in “Les Mis.” And let’s not even dispute the fact that Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham, along with the rest of the folks in Fleetwood Mac are actually seraphim sent from the very throne of God to give us the eleventh commandment, which is “don’t stop thinking about tomorrow.” If all of that makes me less of a man, then men need...
  • Gay Cops Come Out for Romney

    02/21/2012 3:23:42 AM PST · by AnTiw1 · 9 replies
    Pinal County (Arizona) Sheriff Paul Babeu is a staunch supporter of deportation, a co-chair for the Arizona’s Romney campaign and a candidate for Congress. He’s also gay, which is something that just came out. Apparently he had a secret relationship for three years with a Mexican immigrant. This guy who’s been having gay sex with a Mexican immigrant has about as much chance of being elected to Congress in Arizona, as a guy who’s been having gay sex with a Mexican immigrant being elected to Congress in Arizona.
  • Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu denies threatening to deport lover (comes out of closet)

    02/18/2012 7:22:30 PM PST · by GoMU · 26 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | 2-18-2012 | Ricardo Lopez
    An Arizona sheriff running for Congress as a Republican denied accusations Saturday that he had threatened to deport an alleged ex-lover, a Mexican national. In the process, he also resigned from a volunteer position with Mitt Romney's Arizona campaign and came out as gay. After a report published Thursday by the weekly Phoenix New Times, Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu acknowledged that he had a "personal relationship" with a man identified only as Jose.
  • Romney's Gay Arizona Campaign Chairman Resigns Amid Scandal

    02/18/2012 6:51:43 PM PST · by ElIguana · 4 replies · 1+ views
    America's Conservative News ^ | 02/18/2012 |
    ( In Arizona sheriff building a national profile stepped down Saturday from a state leadership position with Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign after a newspaper published allegations that he threatened to deport a former boyfriend. Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu denied the allegations during a press conference Saturday. He was co-chair of Romney’s campaign in Arizona and is a candidate for Congress in the state’s fourth district.
  • New Jersey Governor Christie Vetoes Gay Marriage Bill

    02/17/2012 4:23:19 PM PST · by AnTiw1 · 7 replies
    (AP) TRENTON, N.J. - Gov. Chris Christie has followed through on his promise to reject a bill allowing same-sex marriage in New Jersey by quickly vetoing the measure Friday. The veto came a day after the state Assembly passed the bill. The state Senate had passed it on Monday. Christie, a Republican who opposes same-sex marriage, had vowed "very swift action" once the bill reached his desk. In returning the bill to the Legislature, Christie reaffirmed his view that voters should decide whether to change the definition of marriage in New Jersey. His veto also proposed creating an ombudsman to...
  • Two Philadelphia women sentenced for running down bar patrons

    02/17/2012 1:40:57 PM PST · by george76 · 25 replies
    Inquirer ^ | Feb. 17, 2012 | Joseph A. Slobodzian
    Sharonda Cheeves and Jesslyn Williams got into trouble because they were drunk and disorderly, got ejected from a North Philadelphia nightclub, and just wouldn't go home. On Thursday, they couldn't go home. Cheeves, 24, and Williams, 23, were each sentenced to multiyear prison terms for hitting six people - killing one - as they circled Club Motivation four times in their Chevrolet Monte Carlo on Sept. 4, 2010, picking off patrons on the sidewalk. "I know you don't know me, so you don't know that's not who I am," a weeping Williams told Kadella Davis, who as "Mama Breakfast" hosted...
  • In Kansas, a bill to protect religious freedom angers gays (Culture wars cannot be avoided)

    02/17/2012 6:47:10 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 7 replies
    Hotair ^ | 02/17/2012 | Tina Korbe
    The Department of Health and Human Services has states spooked. At least, legislators in Kansas cited the administration's contraception mandate as a reason to expedite passage of a bill to protect religious freedoms: Supporters of a proposal in Kansas that’s described as an attempt to protect religious freedoms told state legislators Tuesday that President Obama’s ill-fated mandate for insurance coverage of birth control is a compelling example of why the measure is needed. …The state House Judiciary Committee had a hearing on the proposed Preservation of Religious Freedom Act and is expected to vote on it by Monday. State Rep....
  • Five Reasons to Oppose Gay Marriage

    02/17/2012 4:43:39 AM PST · by Kaslin · 128 replies ^ | February 17, 2012 | John Hawkins
    1) Gay marriage is incompatible with Christianity (and for that matter, Islam & Judaism). If someone asks you why you oppose gay marriage, the only thing you really have to say to explain it is, "I'm a Christian." God doesn't condemn anyone for who he is; so if you're attracted to the same sex, that absolutely, unconditionally doesn't make you bad, evil or "un-Christian." On the other hand, let me note that I do consider hating, tormenting, or bullying people because of their sexual orientation to be distinctively "un-Christian" behavior. As Billy Graham has said, “God will not judge a...
  • Homosexual “Diversity” Knife Cuts Both Ways

    02/16/2012 5:22:02 AM PST · by scottfactor · 10 replies ^ | 02-16-2012 | Gina Miller
    If it were not so terribly sad and disgusting, it might be just a bit humorous. But, there is no humor in the radical homosexual movement and its treatment of those who oppose its agenda. That fact was once again illustrated quite clearly recently in the Montgomery County, Maryland School District when the blatant hypocrisy of leftist radicals was on display. What might be ironically humorous if it were not so rotten is that the tables were turned on those who demand fair and unbiased treatment for all sexual deviants, but whose desire for fairness suddenly disappears when they are...
  • Gay by Choice? (Or by Birth?)

    02/13/2012 6:27:02 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 72 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 02/13/2012 | Charles Colson
    For years we have been told that homosexuality is something people are born with - like the color of one's skin - and that it can't be changed. Gay-rights activists insist this is so, because, they say, if people don't choose to be gay, it would be wrong to discriminate against them in things like marriage, adoption, and legal benefits. And heaven help those who disagree. Just ask actress Cynthia Nixon, who in a recent New York Times Magazine article, had the gall to admit that she chose to be gay. Nixon, who played one of the characters on the...