On Sundays, Chick-fil-A closes its door to respect the Sabbath - the day God gave mankind to rest after a long week. The assembly line of chicken sandwiches stops its engines and customers take the day off from consuming the famous Chick-fil-A sauce. Along the Bible Belt, where a majority of the Atl ... More >>
Rick Santorum, who earlier this week told Puerto Ricans to speak English if they wanted to become a state, has continued his tradition of saying wacky shit. Now, not-so-slick Rick is calling for a war on pornography! Apparently, vids of naked, consenting adults threaten the very fabric of America ... More >>
Anti-gay Chick-fil-A flourishes in Greenwich Village, the home of the gay rights movement. Bisexual NYU freshmen and Santa Monica, California, native Hillary Dworkoski has launched a protest of Chick-fil-A's presence on the Greenwich Village campus via a petition on Change.org. Quoted in a press r ... More >>
With self proclaimed religious values groups like the National Organization for Marriage and Westboro Baptist Church protesting this Sunday, as well as Focus on the Family going before the Senate to hail the Defense of Marriage Act yesterday, it may seem like religious people are universally ... More >>
apocalypsecakes.wordpress.comCelebrate with a gay wedding cakeWhen Apocalypse Cakes by Shannon O'Malley landed on our desks, we were somewhat perplexed. Does a market exist for cakes about the end of the world (China World Domination Red Bean Cake, Raining Blood Red Velvet Cake, Global Warmin ... More >>
As we reported this week, Blake Mycoskie, the founder of philanthropic canvas shoe company TOMS, has been working with Christian anti-gay group Focus on the Family. He spoke at a Focus on the Family event in June. Mycoskie has commented to us on the issue, via a representative:
Today, the internet noticed that Blake Mycoskie, the founder of the philanthropic slip-on shoe company TOMS, which donates a pair of shoes for every one bought (and has expanded greatly and now includes a wedding collection), has been working closely with Focus on the Family, which does not e ... More >>
Photo by Brandon K. ThorpRekers manhandles the luggage at Miami International while his escort waits patiently.There are certain truths you can count on in life. What goes up must come down. Drinking copiously and often will age you before your time, but who wants to live that long anyway? An ... More >>
This morning's Times rounds up some of the further-out holiday-themed entertainments playing in New York now ("Come On, Santa, Put Your Clothes Back On"). Among these is Jeffrey Solomon's Santa Claus is Coming Out at The Kirk on Theater Row, in which Santa is gay, a little questioning kid wan ... More >>
It never gets old: an evangelical Christian (or at least someone who pretends to be one to get money from actual evangelical Christian -- you know, like Larry Craig) gets busted for a humorously inappropriate sex crime. Today's specimen is Juan Alberto Ovalle, 42, who does voiceovers and works in th ... More >>
This Twitter thing is fun. You know what Twitter people are doing today? Making up funny titles with the word "penis" in them. "Lord of The Penis: The Fellowship of the Cock Ring." "How Stella Got Her Penis Back." "Penis: Bigger, Longer, Uncut." "The Race to Black Penis!" Etc. No pictures, though. ... More >>
Sharyn Jackson is your American Idol host for season eight. Oh noes, Norman Gentle didn't make it? Michael Becker/FOXKris Allen, Allison Iraheta, Adam Lambert Another results night begins with more recapping, more group singing (Ne-Yo's "Closer"), more interviewing. Ryan starts with Nick: If you d ... More >>
People outraged at Mormon support of California's anti-gay-marriage Proposition 8 have started boycotting Utah, home of Prop-8-financing Mormons. Now Utahns are striking back: The Salt Lake City Weekly is dropping sex columnist and fierce Prop-8 opponent Dan Savage. The Weekly is mad that the popul ... More >>
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