American Idol Crooner Considers Congressional Run

American Idol Crooner Considers Congressional Run

American Idol Crooner Clay Aiken and North Carolina native considers challenging incumbent U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers for her 2nd District congressional seat. Former American Idol Crooner Clay Aiken contemplates a run for Congress. Anonymous sources claim Aiken aims to take North Carolina’s 2nd District congressional seat, The Raw Story reports. Prior to Republicans snagging the […]

Wonkblog Wunderkind Might Walk Away From Post

Wonkblog Wunderkind Might Walk Away From Post

MSNBC analyst and Washington Post policy writer Ezra Klein could walk away from his day job. New York Times reports Klein, who runs the Post’s Wonkblog, is ready to jump Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos? new ship. Washington Post Katharine Weymouth, late Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham’s granddaughter, and Bezos refused to pony up for Klein’s […]

Kluwe: Vikings Punted Me For Being Gay Ally

Kluwe: Vikings Punted Me For Being Gay Ally

It’s a case of he said ? and he, he and he said. The Minnesota Vikings quickly disputed former punter Chris Kluwe’s claims he’d possibly been fired for being a staunch gay ally. Kluwe accused the NFL team of ousting him in a deadspin.com post: It’s my belief, based on everything that happened over the […]

Some Utah Boy Scouts Perform Historic Good Deed

Some Utah Boy Scouts Perform Historic Good Deed

Some rainbow handkerchief-wearing Utah Boy Scouts do a memorable random act of kindness. Some Utah Boy Scouts?proudly wore rainbow handkerchiefs?while delivering pizza to county clerks helping make marriage equality happen. Utah Democratic Party Executive Director Matt Lyon tweeted one of two photos of the scouts doing an historic good deed, according to his Twitter feed. […]

Defrocked Clergy Offered Second Lease on Ministry

Defrocked Clergy Offered Second Lease on Ministry

United Methodist Church’s California-Pacific Conference invites defrocked clergy Frank Schaeffer to serve with them. Defrocked United Methodist Church minister, Rev. Frank Schaeffer, could soon find himself in the pulpit again. Bishop Minerva Carca?o invited Schaeffer to continue his ministry in the California-Pacific Conference, according to the conference’s Web site. The Eastern Pennsylvania conference suspended Schaeffer […]

Right-Wing Whack Job Version Of Bible On Its Way

Right-Wing Whack Job Version Of Bible On Its Way

?Conservapedia.com launched the Conservative Bible Project in 2009 to strip the King James Version of its liberal and progressive passages. A right-wing whack job version could be coming to a church near you soon. Here’s a new one…well, kind of new. It seems one right-winger believes the Bible’s King James Version is too liberal. Conservapedia.com […]

Someone Cared Less About AIDS Than Reagan

Someone Cared Less About AIDS Than Reagan

There’s actually a president more uncaring about people with HIV/AIDS than late former President Ronald Reagan. South African Thabo Mbeki refused to acknowledge the connection between HIV and AIDS, at the very least. Mbeki’s utter dismissal of victims of HIV/AIDS nearly pushed former President Jimmy Carter to give him a beat down, according to Raw […]

President Obama’s A Heathen For Repealing DADT (VIDEO)

President Obama’s A Heathen For Repealing DADT (VIDEO)

Right-winger believes DADT repeal proves President Obama’s no Christian The birther schtick’s nearly played out. So, extreme right-wingers like U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., are accusing President Barack Obama of being a Christian-hating heathen, according to rightwingwatch.org. After all, Obama repealed ?Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.? Palazzo is an Army veteran, who represents the 4th District, […]

Could This Be The End Of ENDA?

Could This Be The End Of ENDA?

Boehner says ENDA could hurt small businesses Ding, dong, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) could be dead. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has come out against it, the Huffington Post reports. The speaker’s ominous words are conveniently timed. An ENDA vote is slated to take place in the Senate today. There’s hope Senate Majority Leader […]

President Obama’s Gay Marriage Non-Evolution

President Obama’s Gay Marriage Non-Evolution

Tales of President Obama’s gay marriage evolution may be exaggerated   Apparently, President Barack Obama didn’t actually ?evolve? on gay marriage, according to a new book about the 2012 presidential campaign, the Huffington Post reports. The authors also write in an earlier section of the book that many believed that Obama was in favor of […]

Gay Activist Attacks Putin’s Lies And False Promises

MOSCOW ? Russian President Vladimir Putin is eager to show everyone will be welcome?with open arms?to the 2014 Winter Olympics in the resort town of Sochi, according to Reuters. Putin told International Olympic Committee (IOC) head Thomas Bach on Monday: We are doing everything, both the organizers and our athletes and fans, so that participants […]

How To Help A Lot Of Homeless People At Once? Host A Fair. (VIDEO)

How To Help A Lot Of Homeless People At Once? Host A Fair. (VIDEO)

SAN FRANCISCO, California ?–?Making homelessness less hectic is one program’s mission. Project Homeless Connect puts unavoidable bureaucracy and necessities in one place, Think Progress?reports. Finding a place to sleep is just one challenge homeless people face. Getting around and getting necessary care is just as crucial. A Project Homeless Connect fair, which hosts all kinds […]

If Russia’s Latest Anti-Gay Law Passes, Masha Gessen Loses Her Kids (VIDEO)

If Russia’s Latest Anti-Gay Law Passes, Masha Gessen Loses Her Kids (VIDEO)

Masha Gessen, a journalist and out lesbian mom, told MSNBC’s Chris Haye’s she may lose her three children if a proposed law in anti-gay Russia passes.

Waco Pastor Bans Weave, Wants Control Of Female Parishioners’ Hair

Waco Pastor Bans Weave, Wants Control Of Female Parishioners’ Hair

Women who wore weaves in their hair upset a Waco pastor almost as much as they would had they been weaving webs of deceit. AmericaPreachers.com reports that Resurrecting Faith founder the Rev. A.J. Aamir has banned church leadership from wearing hair weaves. The 39-year-old Aamir shepherds a congregation whose average age is around 22-years-old. He […]

Bobby Jindal’s Silence Deafening In Face Of Illegal Louisiana Sodomy Arrests

Bobby Jindal’s Silence Deafening In Face Of Illegal Louisiana Sodomy Arrests

Apparently, neither La. Gov. Bobby Jindal nor the Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Dept. never received a memo the Supreme Court’s decision against sodomy laws.