Figuring out if honesty is truly the best policy.
Don’t ask, don’t tell. Naive you, you thought Congress had unceremoniously dumped this relic years ago. Sadly, when it comes to mental health issues among the purported Washington elite, the policy is alive and well. And the American public is complicit. Our politicians, regardless of […]
HRC has released a new video detailing the harsh reality that everything we’ve fought for is on the line: LGBTQ worker protections, the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” the Supreme Court, marriage equality, global LGBTQ equality, transgender equality, and more. Don’t take our word for it, though. Show More Summary
When Eric Fanning started working at the Pentagon as an aide, the "don't ask, don't tell" policy had just begun. The 24-year-old didn't have gay role models in the building.
Welcome to Random Roles, wherein we talk to actors about the characters who defined their careers. The catch: They don’t know beforehand what roles we’ll ask them to talk about. The actor: When Lori Petty sees people recognize her, she plays a little game with herself to see if she can figure out what role of hers they have latched onto. Show More Summary
The thing that really stinks about being an actor is that the people in charge of movies don't let you be a star right away. (Even if you ask the director real nicely and tell them how good-looking and talented you are.) Hollywood prefers...Show More Summary
By Petty Officer 2nd Class Connie Terrell – Despite the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell (DADT) in 2011, and the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) in 2013, total equality for the LGBT community is still a work in progress. One of the ways...Show More Summary
When it comes to Eid, folks in the industry love to dress up. But, since we don’t have very good pics of the stars, we can’t quite ask who looked the best. Tell us which outfits you’d love to wear. Photo Credit: Viral Bhayani The post Of Eid Festivities appeared first on High Heel Confidential.
The Navy is encouraging sailors discharged under "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" to apply to have that discharge repealed.
I never tell my clients how old I am. Unlike most other things, people actually care about experience. When they are audacious enough to ask, I answer reluctantly. Every time, I am tempted to justify myself: I started young, I don't waste time, I'm freakishly smart. Show More Summary
Jill Stein did a Reddit awhile back. She was asked about vaccines. Her response: I don’t know if we have an “official” stance, but I can tell you my personal stance at this point. According to the most recent review of vaccination policies across the globe, mandatory vaccination that doesn’t allow for medical exemptions is […]
I just got an email from eBay asking me to update my personal info. But I'm very skeptical about scammers and don't believe it's legit. How can I tell if it's really from eBay? The post Is eBay’s Update Personal Info Email a Scam? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
The U.S. Navy Secretary is urging sailors and marines discharged under the military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” to formally appeal those decisions and have their records changed, the Navy Times reports: “If you were… Read The post Navy Tells Sailors Discharged Under ‘DADT’ to Appeal and Have Their Records Changed appeared first on Towleroad.
When it comes to speaking at religious events, the rules for elected officials are pretty damn simple: Don't do it while acting as a representative of the government. That means Bob the Christian can tell you how awesome Jesus is, but...Show More Summary
(YouTube link) Scott from the group Sing Bird Sing wrote a little song for Fathers Day when he was in school. When your kids re away at school, it’s often prudent to follow the “don’t ask, don’t tell” philosophy. Especially if you are trying to avoid ulcers.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) distanced himself from real estate mogul Donald Trump on Wednesday, telling reporters he probably won't be voting for his party's presumptive nominee in November. Hogan: "No, I don't plan to" when askedShow More Summary
I'm glad I bought a cheap oral thermometer, and not a fancy one. I called my vet, vet asked me take the dogs temperature. I thought "I can do that." Don't tell Hannah, she'll want me to wash it! Clinical Digital Thermometer by Medalli® via Amazon
Q: I find it extremely annoying when people ask when we plan on having kids. Firstly because that’s a very personal question. Secondly because when we say we don’t want kids, people get all defensive and start telling us that we’ll change...Show More Summary
The president's deft repeal of "don't ask, don't tell" set the stage for a remarkable string of LGBT wins, writes Don't Tell Me to Wait author Kerry Eleveld.
On Friday, CR readers were asked to "Send In A Superhero Comic Book Panel That's 600 Pixels Wide And Tell Me Four Things You Like About It, One Thing You Don't." This is how they responded. Justin J. Major 1. The green foreshadows Hulk's eventual color. 2. Show More Summary