Monthly Archives: November 2008

Just some news

I’m still sick with the flu.  Will it ever leave?  Last night I had a 103 fever and 102 today.  I do feel a bit better today, though.  I at least managed to stay up for more than 2 hours … Continue reading

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President Obama–What a Change!

Just after Obama was elected our next President, I had written that although gays and lesbians in California probably lost at a local level, we almost certainly won on a federal level.  Here is a summary of the statement he … Continue reading

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Prop. 8 to be Argued in Court!

This is good news.  The California State Supreme Court decided today to hear the problems with Prop. 8.  It denied a stay (which would have allowed marriages to continue).  Here is the website that discusses all the relevant material. There … Continue reading

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The Saturday Protest

Our dear friend Norman arrived from Australia on Friday morning and since then we have been dragging him around everywhere, including the protest against the passage of Prop. 8.  The weather was beautiful (I guess God wasn’t so upset with … Continue reading

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Protesting the Protest

Interesting.  I’ve seen a few bloggers who voted Yes on Prop. 8.  Remember that a Yes vote said that you were taking away a right.  Now that Prop. 8 has passed, there has been an absolute groundswell of glbt activism.  … Continue reading

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Message from Keith Olbermann

This is an amazing video statement about the recent passage of Prop. 8:

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Adoption Update #1

There will probably be quite a few of these updates–I’m not sure if I will number them or not… Last night was our first meeting with the adoption agency.  We were in a room with three other couples and a … Continue reading

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Read This

I was just looking at Jeremy’s Good as You (G-A-Y) and saw this from his future mother-in-law.  It is beautiful: When my 23-year-old son came out to me and my husband, I didn’t say, "How could you do this?", I … Continue reading

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Nov. 15–The National Day of Protest

Please, please spread this around as much as you can.  There is going to be a protest at S.F. City Hall on Saturday at 10:30 am against Prop. 8.  Here is the website for the protest: http:/protest8sf.wordpress.com/ Here are some … Continue reading

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Three Great Pieces of News from Around the Country

The good people of Oregon City have elected their first transgendered mayor!  This country is changing so quickly… The other is that President Obama, to my utter delight, released this statement about his transition team: The Obama-Biden Transition Project does … Continue reading

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