Posts Tagged ‘ Boise ’

PrideDEPOT.com goes into hibernation and editor moves on

Oct 28th, 2009 | By | Category: Idaho, Intermountain Northwest, National, News, Top Story

As many of you have already noticed PrideDEPOT.com has gone dormant for the past several months and I would like to tell you why and what will be coming next. This year my family has gone through some great challenges that have resulted in a fundamental change in focus. In mid April while at a [...]



KTVB “Cruises” back to 1955. . .

Jul 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Editorial, Featured Articles, Idaho, National, News

Cruising is not a Sex Act as KTVB Channel 7 recently reported. Cruising is an activity aimed at capturing the attention of someone of the same sex. It can lead to a sexual encounter, but it can also be a non-verbal way to communicate to others that they are not alone. In the 1970s, gay [...]



KTVB Ch-7 misinforms with “cruising” sex story

Jul 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Idaho, News

This incendiary reporting of a non-news story was not limited to only KBCI. The same arrest took on an entirely different scope and scale from the NBC affiliate, KTBV Channel 7. Channel 7’s exploited the incident with inflammatory coverage that started with Olin then launched into unrelated issues seemingly aimed at promoting misinformation and loathing of gay men.



KBCI TV-2 gets call from GLAAD and responds to PrideDEPOT report

Jun 30th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Idaho, Intermountain Northwest, News

TEST Yesterday PrideDEPOT.com received an email letter from Yvonne Simons, News Director of the local CBS affiliate KBCI Channel 2, shortly after she was contacted by the regional GLAAD office. GLAAD received a complaint on KBCI’s coverage of a “gay sex sting” story in addition to reading our story, “KBCI TV-2 manufactures ‘gay news’ for [...]



KBCI TV-2 manufactures “gay news” for ratings

Jun 25th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Idaho, News

By H. Lukas Green and Jody May-Chang The recent arrest of two elderly men for allegedly attempting to engage in sex with an undercover Garden City police officer became the top story at KBCI TV-2 in Boise as the station launched into a sensationalized version of the facts surrounding the incidents. The arrests of Wayne [...]



Bryan Fischer; don’t let the door hit you

Jun 13th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Idaho, National, News

I answered my cell and on the other end was Mike Butts from the Idaho Press Tribune wanting a comment. Having been out of the Idaho loop for a week I was unaware of the news. Butts informed me that Bryan Fischer was closing up shop and moving to Mississippi to do a radio show. Apparently funds had dried up and Fischer was moving on.



Revolution?

Jun 13th, 2009 | By | Category: Issues, Video Soapbox

This interesting and artful video contains a mosaic of images and sound bytes from two separate protest rallies that took place in Boise Idaho in April 2009.



Hate is a Lifestyle Choice for Bryan Fischer

May 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Editorial, Featured Articles, Idaho, National

It should come as no surprise that Bryan Fischer, executive director of the non-profit “organization,” Idaho Values Alliance, which consists only of himself, is once again being reckless with the facts.

Fischer’s desperate attacks against LGBT people are practically a daily obsession that could easily be dismissed as ridiculous were it not for his malicious tone.



Twisted Logic:

May 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Idaho, National, News

Idaho’s chief CEO of lies and misinformation about LGBT citizens is none other than Bryan Fischer, the pitchman for the so-called Idaho Values Alliance. Fischer’s talent for garnering easy access to the Idaho news media to sell his poisonous product rivals any Wall Street crook with a Ponzi scheme designed to separate grand mom from her life savings.



Idaho Statesman recycles Fischer’s debunked lies

May 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Idaho, News

Bryan Fischer, head of the Idaho Values Alliance, is modifying his snake oil salesman act since PrideDEPOT.com exposed his con game. Now Fischer is using The Statesman’s pages as a platform to promote more half-truths and contemptuous anti-gay rhetoric. But this website will not let him go unchallenged.