Happy Endings: The Day Matt Foreman Refused To Fuck Around

• National Gay and Lesbian Task Force executive director Matt Foreman has some harsh words for Democratic presidential contenders:

We find no evidence that the Democratic frontrunners counter Republicans’ anti-LGBT speech with routine and positive inclusion of LGBT people in their visions for a whole and healthy society… The Democrats include us – sorta – but only in response to a direct question and typically in the language of careful legislative reform.


Jim McGreevey and soon-to-be ex-wife Dina Matos McGreevey make another court appearance. Judge urges them to settle and stop wasting time/money. And, for some reason, Mato-McGreevey thinks she’s entitled to $56,000 a month in alimony. Was her book really that much of a bomb?

• Venice film festival gets gay with Queer Lion Award.

PlanetOut announces mixed second quarter fiscal results.

R. Kelly’s “Trapped in The Closet” and kiddie porn trial get new chapters.

• Gay Episcopal Bishop Gene Robinson hopes he’s invited to Anglican Communion, confident church can avoid schism: “It’s not over. I have great hopes that a way can be found for me to be present and for the most conservative provinces of the Communion to be present.”

• HRC president Joe Solmonese, meanwhile, remains confident Congress will pass Hate Crime legislation.

Reichen and boyfriend Ryan Berry attend Out Lounge two weeks ago. TMZ writes about it today.