FL: McDonalds customer sues after worker unloads with anti-gay rant and assault

By: Friday July 13, 2012 7:15 am

There were no happy meals for the folks driving up to this Orlando, Florida McDonalds. The behavior in this incident is so egregious McDonalds attendant Kristy Perez, in responding to customer Ryan Snyder’s query at the drive-thru that they weren’t given a receipt or change — responded by going homophobic-ballistic against her co-worker. “That stupid faggot doesn’t know [...]

Shock jock to dad of lesbian daughter: ‘You should get one of your friends to screw your daughter straight’

By: Sunday April 29, 2012 9:13 pm

Nice. In many countries we call advice like that “corrective rape.” Corrective rape is the use of rape against women who violate social norms regarding human sexuality and gender roles, often lesbians but sometimes gay men, with a goal of punishment of abnormal behavior and reinforcement of societal norms. The crime was first identified in [...]

New NOM Hate Video Features African-American Gay Bashers

By: Wednesday April 25, 2012 8:00 pm

In response to criticism of its deliberate strategy of attempting to pit African-Americans against gays, NOM is attempting to pit African-Americans against gays. NOM’s new gay-bashing hate video is titled “Is Gay Marriage a Civil Right? African-American and Latino Leaders Speak for Themselves.” For its gay-bashing hate video, NOM did not interview any African-American and [...]

The Gay Voices’ Anti-LGBT Epithet Debate: The Platinum Rule Seems To Apply

By: Wednesday March 7, 2012 12:13 pm

I’m one who completely agrees with the premise of GLAAD’s tag line: Words and Images Matter. Currently, GLAAD is combating the anti-LGBT language used by 80′s Growing Pains star Kirk Cameron. Cameron referred to LGBT people as “unnatural,” “detrimental,” and “ultimately destructive to so many of the foundations of civilization.” Cameron is identified as a [...]

RuPaul Believes Trans People Should F***-Off If We Object To Being Called Tr***ies

By: Tuesday January 17, 2012 2:27 pm

[I]f you’re offended by someone calling you a “tranny,” it was only because you believe you are a “tranny!” So then, the solution is: Change your mind about yourself being a “tranny.” ~RuPaul The first principle of non-violent action is that of non-cooperation with everything humiliating. ~Cesar Chavez I’m not happy at all with RuPaul [...]

The Language Of The Oppressed And Unheard

By: Thursday December 29, 2011 6:11 am

Nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. You not only refuse to shoot a man, but you refuse to hate him. ~Martin Luther King, Jr. My community is on the receiving end of societal oppression, and anger is a logical and healthy response to that oppression. And, transgender, [...]

Eye-opening profile of the granddaughter of anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church’s Fred Phelps

By: Monday November 21, 2011 11:24 am

It’s time for the next generation to step up to the hate plate, and all eyes are on Megan Phelps-Roper to continue Fred’s message of eternal damnation. “The Rotting Cryptkeeper,” better known as Fred Phelps (r), who is now 82 and not in the spotlight at the hatemongering, family-run Westboro Baptist Church in Topeka, Kansas, [...]

Disturbing “rainbow blood” image posted by Eugene Delgaudio

By: Thursday October 27, 2011 7:42 am

Eugene Delgaudio, a local Virginia politician living large off his lucrative anti-LGBT cash cow, usually elicits snorts of derision from the sane world when he posts his over-the-top fundraising e-mails. But his latest looks like it’s literally calling for lethal violence against LGBT people. The use of the rainbow colors, a well-recognized LGBT symbol, in [...]

Wednesday This & That: Open Thread

By: Wednesday September 21, 2011 8:00 am

It’s an open thread! Pleeeeease feel free to chat, blogwhore, and link-share in the comment thread… So, this is what my cartoon sockpuppet Bookworm Bob have been looking at since our last This & That post. • The Advocate‘s White House Backs Social Security Admin.’s Pro-Trans Policy: In a move to help stop workplace discrimination [...]

Adam Carolla Asked “When Did We Start Giving A Sh** About [Transgender] People?”

By: Tuesday August 16, 2011 12:00 am

This past weekend I went searching the blogosphere for Bert & Ernie related stories, and discovered Adam Carolla had done a podcast that mentioned not only trans people. There’s a particular segment that many be of interest to many lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans (LGBT) people where Adam Carolla, and his news partner Alison Rosen, [...]

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