"Dan Savage says 'it gets better,' but don't be surprised if viewers get bitter after ABC's newest program. The Disney-owned network, for years a shill for the LGBT agenda, is taking their activism to amazing lows with its plans to bring the controversial 'sex therapist' to life in a regular feature. Show More Summary
Where is Dan Savage calling for justice? Where is the outpouring of support and tears and promises from cis allies? Where is the celebration of Ty and Lamia's lives and dreams?
You don't even really need to read it, you know what they're saying.
ABC has approved the production of a sitcom based the life of Dan Savage. Via the Hollywood Reporter: The untitled Savage comedy is a single-camera semi-autobiographical entry based on the LGBT activist/boundary-pushing columnist's life. Show More Summary
Get a good look at Dan Savage now, before Hollywood's gay mafia gets its paws all over him I mean, it's not like we've never heard Stranger Editorial Director Dan Savage singing the theme song to Alice behind the closed door of the executive...Show More Summary
Only a few days after binging on drama pilots, the American Broadcasting Company lives up to the “American” in its name and goes back for a second helping. It’s picked up four more shows for next season, this time a mixture of comedy and drama from some familiar names. Show More Summary
ABC picked up a batch of new pilots on Monday including, of course, one from the network’s reigning champion Shonda… Read More
It seems it really does get better. But could Andy Samberg play him? read more
On Monday ABC announced the latest additions to its list of pilots that it’s picked up for 2015. Along with a new show from Shonda Rhimes and a TV adaptation of National Lampoon’s Vacation, the network has greenlit a single-camera.....
All four pilots hail from ABC Studios. read more
As Dan Savage groggily told you in the Half-Assed Morning News, House Republicans last night dropped a controversial bill that would have banned abortion after twenty weeks. Even Republican women were railing against the bill. But now Republicans will have to contend with very angry religious conservatives. Show More Summary
President Obama touts economic growth with a wink in #SOTU2015: https://t.co/Xiqqbu9Nw2 @ABC — ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) January 21, 2015 Nice to see two people of color up on that dais. #SOTU2015 — Dan Savage (@fakedansavage) January 21, 2015 Tough crowd: The Republican side didn't stand to applaud "the state of the Union is strong" […]
Bret Stephens visited the University of Chicago shortly after I did last year: Last May, sex-advice columnist Dan Savage gave a talk at the University of Chicago's Institute for Politics in which he used a term so infamous that it caused...Show More Summary
Dan Savage shares how smashing birthday cake into a college student’s face taught him empathy for straight people: This story also appears in Savage’s 2005 book The Commitment: Love, Sex, Marriage, and My Family. For more info on Bawdy Storytelling, which hosts shows in LA, San Francisco and Seattle, go here. Previous live storytelling on […]
Dan Savage takes aim at another cowardly outlet: I was thinking about how afraid everyone is when I heard the Associated Press had yanked all images of Andres Serrano’s 1987 work Piss Christ from their website and archives. Before we knew how many people had died in the attack yesterday—before we learned that one of […]
Columnist Dan Savage has harsh words for the parents of Leelah Alcorn. read more
The suicide of transgender teen Leelah Alcorn has been a trending topic of Twitter for two days and there have been hundreds of stories about her in the mainstream press.Here's yesterday's coverage by Reuters: A transgender Ohio teen...Show More Summary
Yesterday we reported on the tragic suicide of Leelah Alcorn, a transgender teen who took her own life by walking in front of a truck near her home in Cincinnati on Sunday (full story here). Alcorn's death, suggested to be...
by Phoebe Maltz Bovy If Dan Savage gets to repeat his claim that women fantasize about rose petals, I’ll allow myself to reiterate my bafflement. From that recent interview: PLAYBOY: What if someone asks what their partner wants and doesn’t like the answer? SAVAGE: It happens all the time. Young women write me that they […]
In an interview with Playboy, Dan Savage has attacked “tormented closet case” Marcus Bachmann for promoting “ex-gay” therapy