Posts tagged "same sex marriage"

President Mike Huckabee Will Outlaw All The Abortions, Protect Bigots

Mike Huckabee is currently running for President of The Republic of Gilead.

Robyn Pennacchia / September 2, 2015

Dan Savage Rips Into Homophobic KY Clerk: She’s “Waiting To Cash In”

Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis, you might have heard, is refusing to perform her job and issue marriage licenses to gay couples. Davis claims she’s doing this under God’s authority, which is strange, because she’s employed by the state.
Advice columnist, activist, and occasional pundit Dan Savage broke down all of the reasons Davis is

Rebecca Vipond Brink / September 2, 2015

Trump: Opposing Same-Sex Marriage Is A “Dead Issue”

All of a sudden, Trump sounds maybe five percent sane. Barely though. Still at least 95 percent awful.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / August 20, 2015

America Has Its First-Ever All-Transgender Modeling Agency!

Apple Model Management has opened a location in the U.S., a Fresno woman shut down objections to same-sex marriage in 150 words, Vine star Carter Reynolds put his ex-girlfriend in the hospital, and Twitter hosted an ill-conceived frat party happy hour.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 22, 2015

Japan’s Biggest Girl Group Has An Average Age Of 84

KBG84 is taking over Japan from their tiny island homeland; Ta-Nehisi Coates addresses the physical realities of being Black in his new book; American Samoa is holding out on same-sex marriage; and two lawyers are helping to reshape the way colleges treat rape cases.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 10, 2015

We Aren’t Seriously Talking About Legalizing Group Marriage, Are We?

Aren’t race and trans* rights sort of bigger issues right now?

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 9, 2015

Fox To Make Movie About SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Welp, the plaintiff in Obergefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court case that legalized gay marriage in all 50 states just a week and a half ago (still partying about it, over here), is going to be rolling in it soon. Fox has bought the life rights of Jim Obergefell and his attorney, Al Gerhardstein, a…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 8, 2015

US And Japan Will Square Off For Women’s World Cup Championship

Are you watching the Women’s World Cup Yet? And elsewhere, the Episcopal Church has approved same-sex marriage ceremonies, and Norway’s running a safe sex ad with a glitter-ejaculating penis.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 2, 2015

Here’s A Hilarious Response To The “You’re Not Alone” Video To Make Your Morning Great

If you saw that godawful, downright strange “You’re Not Alone” anti-same-sex marriage video yesterday and worried that it would not go unanswered, worry no more. Three YouTubers – soundlyawake, Ava Gordy, and Miles Jai – got together to point out all of the logical flaws in the Catholic Vote Bizarro-World Catholics-are-the-real-victims-here video by reframing it…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 2, 2015

Today’s Lady News: Marriage Equality Edition

Join us as we party through same-sex marriage news!

Rebecca Vipond Brink / June 26, 2015

Jay Z And Beyoncé Donated Thousands To Meet Baltimore Protester Bail

The Carters stay quietly involved in the Black Lives Matter movement; Notorious RBG tips her hand about gay marriage; in-state tuition is harder to get; new tree-sex drug “flakka” isn’t all that bad — all in Today’s Lady News!

Rebecca Vipond Brink / May 18, 2015

Glenn Beck: If SCOTUS Legalizes Gay Marriage, People Will Stop Going To Church

Welp! Here we are! One more insane thing to add to the list of completely absurd fears of what will happen if gay marriage is legal throughout the nation, as is pretty likely to happen in the very near future.
Steaming pile of rat puke and purveyor of designer denim Glenn Beck is pretty sure that…

Robyn Pennacchia / May 1, 2015

Georgia Florist Won’t Do Gay Weddings, Totes Cool With Adulterers Though

CNN’s Gary Tuchman took a trip to Georgia to interview some florists about how they feel about providing flowers to same-sex weddings, and whether or not they would support something like Indiana’s unpopular Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
Unsurprisingly, they all said they would support it, and explained all about how their religion prohibited them from…

Robyn Pennacchia / April 3, 2015

Oklahoma Bans Atheist Marriages In Hopes Of Preventing Gay Ones

Well, it’s looks like my dream of a Rodgers and Hammerstein-themed wedding are officially dashed, because even if I am a girl who cain’t say no, I cain’t say “yes” in the state of Oklahoma*. To marriage, anyway. I’m sure I could say yes to other things in Oklahoma, like, for instance, being taken out in your surry…

Robyn Pennacchia / March 19, 2015
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