With the Department of Defense "dragging its feet" on "don't ask, don't tell" repeal, generals Conway (pictured) and Mixon have used to the opportunity to voice their opposition to gays serving openly.
Advocate contributor Eden Lane says CNN's Her Name Was Steven will help raise the visibility of trans people on TV, but the most compelling part of Susan Stanton's journey was left to a title card at the end of the film.
COMMENTARY: Matthew S. Bajko says Republican California state senator Roy Ashburn deserves praise for coming out of the closet despite his antigay voting record. Now, if only former congressman Eric Massa would follow his lead.
David Moretti explains the pursuit of getting ripped for film, and doing it with the company of other actors while people with real jobs work.
COMMENTARY: Jimmy Nguyen, the lawyer who defended Miss California USA against Carrie Prejean, says religious beliefs and an antigay platform are the new way to get your name known on the pageant circuit.