Posts tagged "proposition 8"

The Long Road To Marriage Equality in America & What This Week’s Rulings May Mean

After three months of deliberation, the Supreme Court of the United States is due to give rulings on the cases of Windsor v. United States and Hollingsworth v. Perry this…

Mary Odell | June 25, 2013 - 10:00 am

Yeah, What Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Said

“Outside of the marriage context, can you think of any other rational basis, reason, for a state using sexual orientation as a factor in denying homosexuals benefits or imposing burdens…

Jessica Wakeman | March 28, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Even Grumpy Cat Supports Gay Marriage, And She Hates Everything

Tardar Sauce is a wee bit misanthropic, but even Grumpy Cat herself won’t deny her support of gay marriage. We found this amazing portrait of the Grumpster made (we think!)…

Julie Gerstein | March 27, 2013 - 9:40 am

Beyonce Thinks “If You Like It You Should Be Able To Put A Ring On It”

Beyonce’s “Single Ladies” lyrics plus a marriage equality plea? We are all in.

Julie Gerstein | March 27, 2013 - 8:30 am

Fighting Hatred With Funny

Sometimes the only way to counter irrational hatred, anger and fear is with a little humor. Check out these hilarious responses to anti-gay protesters, set to a cheery John…

Julie Gerstein | August 23, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Gays Can Marry In California!

Good news! Earlier today, Judge Vaughn Walker lifted the stay imposed on the decision to repeal Proposition 8, the ban on same-sex marriage in California. In other words, gay…

Jessica Wakeman | August 12, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Quick Pic: Kim Zolciak H8s Wearing Clothes

The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star is one of the celebrities showing her support for marriage equality by posing for the NOH8 campaign, which seeks to overturn Proposition 8 in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 1, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Gay Rights: What Would MLK Do?

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the civil rights group founded by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is trying to fire Reverend Eric Lee, the president of its Los Angeles Chapter,…

Simcha | July 30, 2009 - 4:10 pm

Quickies!: Celebs Use Their Fame For Good

Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz have teamed up with other celebs to promote the NO H8TE Campaign. [Perez Hilton] — When celebs use their fame for good, the world is…

Carrie Wasterlain | June 12, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Oh Fine! Portia De Rossi Apologizes For The Damage Caused By Her Marriage To Ellen

It seems the Prop 8 folks have gotten to Portia de Rossi. Ellen DeGeneres’ wife has rethought her position on gay marriage and decided to do some apologizing…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 22, 2009 - 7:15 pm

Get Your Rocks Off: Love Songs To Stop The H8

Last May, after the California State Supreme Court’s groundbreaking civil rights decision that same sex marriage bans were unconstitutional, 18,000 couples, including Ellen and Portia, were finally able to tie…

Simcha | March 5, 2009 - 8:00 pm

10 Things I Learned In 2008 & 10 Things I Hope To Learn In 2009

In the school of life, every year is a learning experience. And 2008 certainly had its educational moments. Here’s how this year made me a hip smarty-pants and how I…

Simcha | December 27, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Rick Warren Hums Along To Melissa Etheridge’s Tune

Sigh. We hate to say it, but Obama unified the country and then disenfranchised one of his core constituent groups — the gays! When he chose the proselytizing pro-Proposition 8…

Simcha | December 24, 2008 - 7:30 pm

The Greatest & Gayest Headlines Of 2008

With the passing of Proposition 8, 2008 has left a bad taste in a lot of our mouths. But it would be sad to let a year full of PR…

Simcha | December 18, 2008 - 5:30 pm

12 Things We Can Thank Gay People For!

Across the country today, a lot people called out of work, not because they’re sick, but because they’re queer. It’s A Day Without A Gay! This boycott hopes to show

Simcha | December 10, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Is Urban Outfitters A H8R?

By now most people know that Urban Outfitters owner Richard Hayne is a raging Republican and has donated thousands of dollars to right-wing causes, but what you might not be…

Wendy Atterberry | December 10, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Prop 8: The Musical

The passing of Prop 8, the California bill banning gay marriage, has been causing marches, rallies, debates, and now it’s even spawned a musical! With an all-star line…

Simcha | December 3, 2008 - 4:30 pm

The 15 Most Shocking Moments Of 2008

2008 is almost history, and it definitely made some. We saw plenty of highs — the election of the first African-American President — and lows — the stock market dip…

Simcha | November 25, 2008 - 3:30 pm

“Milk” Biopic Rocks My World

Last night, I got to sneak a peak of the movie “Milk”, which opens in theaters on November 26th, and James Franco naked, swimming in a pool. I’m…

Simcha | November 20, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Quickies!: (Small) Victory For Prop 8!

The California Supreme Court has agreed to hear the legal challenges to the recently passed Proposition 8, which banned gay marriage. [Perez Hilton]
When you’re feeling sad, staying in your…

Annika Harris | November 19, 2008 - 10:00 pm