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Taxing times
Finances

Taxing times

Tax time is upon us, and though by now I’m sure most of you have long since filed your state and federal income taxes – *cough!* – perhaps you might be thinking: what in the heck is happening coast to coast with federal taxes this first year that DOMA has been struck down, and what with so many states newly recognizing same-sex marriages, either performed in their own states or performed in others?

DOMA Down, Prop8 With It
News & Politics

DOMA Down, Prop8 With It

[We’ll update with Prop8 opinion as it comes in. Just did.] Okay folks: The Defense of Marriage Act has been found unconstitutional, says the Supreme Court in a 5-4 opinion written by Justice Kennedy and joined by Ginsburg, Breyer, Sotomayor, and Kagan. Kennedy, writing in the majority: The federal statute […]

TGIF Video Moment: Edie Windsor on the SCOTUS Steps
News & Politics

TGIF Video Moment: Edie Windsor on the SCOTUS Steps

What do you say about a little TGIF video moment on Friday afternoons? Each week we’ll rummage around the web for something great that just appeared–or some ancient, archival clip that we totally think you can’t miss.  Something queer culturey, or familyish or, as often as we can turn it […]