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Roy Ashburn, GOP Lawmaker Pleads No Contest To Drunk Driving

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — State Sen. Roy Ashburn has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor drunken driving after an episode that led the Bakersfield Repu...

Hey, you sickos! Real men marry women!

Mark Morford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mark Morford

Some days it's just so very difficult to choose. The toxic tales come so fast, slippery and weird, you don't know which way to flip your personal drun...

Sen. Roy Ashburn Is the Latest to Succumb to Faustian Legend

Byron Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Byron Williams

Ashburn's public acknowledgment this week that he is gay gives him the tragic distinction of being added to the cocktail party punch line of public officials guilty of the vilest hypocrisy.

Can Senator Ashburn Keep His Job Now That We Know He Is Gay?

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Emma Ruby-Sachs

Do we really think that Ashburn can do his job now that we know he is gay? While admitting he is gay, he maintains his commitment to the undermining of gay rights.

Why Massa Can't See Straight and Why It Matters

Mark Olmsted | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Olmsted

If you're not out, come out. If you aren't willing to come out, then at least don't get married and for heaven's sake, don't run for office.

Sean Hayes, What Took You So Long?

Jon Barrett | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jon Barrett

As a gay man, I can't help but think we'd do ourselves a favor if we embrace people, like Hayes, who willingly come out of the closet on their own timetable.

California State Senator, Says He's Gay After DUI Arrest

AP | ROBIN HINDERY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Republican state Sen. Roy Ashburn said Monday he is gay, ending days of speculation that began after his arrest last week f...

Roy Ashburn: 'I'm Gay'

Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

State Sen. Roy Ashburn (R-Calif.), the fierce opponent of gay rights who was arrested last week for drunk driving after leaving a gay nightclub, confi...

What's Really Wrong With Our Politicians

Khanh Ho | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Khanh Ho

The recent flock of officials who have appeared on the public stage are letting us down when we need them most.

Roy Ashburn ARRESTED: Anti-Gay State Sen. Got DUI After Leaving Gay Nightclub, Sources Say

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Early Wednesday morning, State Sen. Roy Ashburn (R-Calif.) was pulled over and arrested for drunk driving. Sources report that Ashburn -- a fierce opp...

Roy Ashburn DUI: Anti-Gay Lawmaker At Gay Club Before DUI Arrest

CBS 13 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

(Found via Fishbowl LA) Sources tell CBS13 a state senator from Southern California was arrested for allegedly driving drunk after leaving Faces, a g...

GOP Lawmaker Demands Recall of Car That Drove Him to Gay Club

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

Anti-gay California State Sen. Roy Ashburn today demanded a sweeping recall of the vehicle that drove him to a gay nightclub this week.