Archive for February 2010

Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 4 - Chapter 1

—>Check out Day 1, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 5 —>Check... Read more »

Leftover Saturday Morning Video: Gay Boyfriend

You may remember the hilarious girls from Garfunkel and Oates when they wrote a song about Pat Robertsons ridiculous response that legalizing gay marriage would lead to legalizing “Sex with Ducks“. Now they’re singing about the joys of having a “Gay Boyfriend”  

Saturday Morning Video: Senior Piano Duet

The description says that this couple has been married for 62 years and the gentleman will turn 90 this year. I can only hope I’m still this active when I’m 90
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TPAN is having a party and you're invited

Photo Credit:achimh via Flickr CC Have you been looking for a way to give back to the community?  Have you been looking for some way to volunteer but didn’t know what to do or how to get started? Stop by TPAN – 5537 N Broadway on Monday evening for a few hours to help assemble packets of... Read more »

Does a slur against someone make it a hate crime?

The attorneys of three men charged with a felony hate crime against a gay man on the CTA tried to get out of the charges by saying that he wasn’t targeted because he was gay and should therefore only be charged with aggravated battery. Daniel Hauff was riding a CTA train last year when he... Read more »

Tax tips for queers

Photo Credit:cpj79 via Flickr CC Tax season is upon us and if you’re in a same-sex relationship it can be a tricky time.  Recently the NY Times posted an article about what same-sex couples can do to get the most out of tax season – as if there is a good thing about taxes. As... Read more »
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Queers in the lead for Crate & Barrel's Ultimate Wedding Contest

Even though we can’t legally get married in Illinois – yet – the leaders in the Crate & Barrel Ultimate Wedding contest just happens to be two gay men! Chicago based Crate & Barrel opened the Ultimate Wedding contest on February 1st to eligible couples with a chance to win a wedding valued at $100,000.... Read more »

Sunday Web Find: Too Big To Fail

Uh huh, of course it is, although I think he’s referring to the TARP Act passed last year. Get your own pair at Silly Underwear

Thursday Night Video: Weezer in Japan

Chicago needs to do something like this….who’s in it with me?
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Prop 8 Trial Re-enactment, Day 3 - Chapter 4

  —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 1, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 1 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 2 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 3 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 4 —>Check out Day 2, Chapter 5... Read more »