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Clinton v. Bush: The Public Debate (Buy Tix!) … How Maine Was Lost (Geographically)

ON OUR GAYDAR — News, notes, clicks, and quips from around the web.


→ It’s Clinton v. Bush, the debate. Tickets for the February event go on sale Sunday.

→ Porn pastor Craig Gross and Jason Harper apologized to gays at Atlanta Pride for the religious types treat them.

→ David Mixner points to the top of his head and says, “I’ve had it up to …”

→ Dan DeLong — the married straight Illinois high school teacher suspended for giving students the option to read about homosexuality in the animal kingdom — returned to class after receiving a warning, and agreeing to this statement: “I agree with the Board that the material in my class was not age appropriate for my sophomores and for that, I apologize. I understand the Board has decided that I shall receive a Notice of Remedial Warning,” he said in the statement.”


→ Why Maine went the way it did, community by community.

→ Is Peter Tatchell trying to “censor” a book just because it includes what he claims are libelous statements about him?

Gossip Girl‘s upcoming threeway has the Parents Television Council pissed — and everyone else thrilled.

→ Lance Bass and that girl who sang “Ironic” are buddy buddy.

→ HIV-positive gays have another thing to worry about: the rapid transmission of Hepatitis C during sex. Researchers are calling it an “epidemic,” but it’s mostly affecting those who have unprotected anal and oral sex.

→ Oh cute, a glory hole on NYTimes.com.