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Why Kagan’s rumored sexuality won’t matter in the hearing

Why Kagan’s rumored sexuality won’t matter in the hearing

We don’t know if Kagan is a lesbian or not, but we do know that Republicans will likely not ask her during her confirmation, for fear of opening a can of worms.

Posted in: Politics & Activism 4 years ago 6
VIDEO: The Pope Song (WARNING- Possibly Offensive, NSFW)

VIDEO: The Pope Song (WARNING- Possibly Offensive, NSFW)

Prepare to have this song stuck in your head for the next month. And prepare to laugh out loud.

Posted in: Music, Politics & Activism, video 4 years ago 1
Rosie O’Donnell Obliterates Mike Huckabee on Air

Rosie O’Donnell Obliterates Mike Huckabee on Air

Unless you’ve been under a rock for the last week, you probably came across the news story of presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee telling gay people to get a dog, rather than adopt.  Appaling I know. […]

Posted in: People, Politics & Activism 4 years ago 0
Illinois Discriminatory Anti-Gay, Anti-Jobs Bill Gone but Not Forgotten

Illinois Discriminatory Anti-Gay, Anti-Jobs Bill Gone but Not Forgotten

Last week I told you about the urgent action needed to stop a bill seeking to water down Illinois’ potent gender identity and sexual orientation inclusive employment non-discrimination law. Republican gubernatorial front-runner, Bill Brady, had […]

Posted in: Politics & Activism 4 years ago 1
More About Avatar and Race

More About Avatar and Race

“Whether Avatar is racist is a matter for debate. Regardless of where you come down on that question, it’s undeniable that the film – like alien apartheid flick District 9, released earlier this year – is emphatically […]

FOF #921 – Thank Zeus for Xanadu!

FOF #921 – Thank Zeus for Xanadu!

Ding dong, the cuckoo clock has run out for Governor Blagojevich. Yesterday the Illinois senate unanimously voted to impeach the unpopular Governor on corruption charges, in their best Donald Trump impersonation- you’re fired. Meanwhile HBO […]

Posted in: Podcast 5 years ago 11
FOF #918 – Kate Clinton Burns Bush

FOF #918 – Kate Clinton Burns Bush

For over 25 years, Kate Clinton has worked as a political commentator and comedian on stage and television, succeeding as an out lesbian. Before Ellen, Before Rosie and even before Lily Tomlin, there was Kate […]

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 5 years ago 14
FOF #906 – Doma-Bama

FOF #906 – Doma-Bama

Bad cops, no donuts! That’s one of Andy Thayer’s favorite chants. Andy is a hard working longtime activist fighting for gay and lesbian rights with the Gay Liberation Network. Andy is leading this weekend’s demonstration […]

Posted in: Podcast 5 years ago 7
FOF #895 – A World Without Gay People

FOF #895 – A World Without Gay People

What would the world be like without gay people? On today’s show Marc Felion and myself Fausto Fernos try to go back into the closet, and play it straight. Believe me, it doesn’t last for […]

Posted in: Podcast 5 years ago 22
Proposition 8 Protest

Proposition 8 Protest

Frustrated with the anti-gay measures in the last election? Stand up and make your voice heard. Join us this Saturday for a fierce rally to protest Proposition 8 which took away existing same-sex marriage rights […]

Posted in: Announcements 6 years ago 7