Tag Archives: George Rekers

Why was Bill McCollum so determined to hire Rentboy Rekers?

Emails unearthed by veteran reporter Gary Fineout reveal that Florida A.G. Bill McCollum insisted that the state’s Department of Children and Families hire George Rekers as an expert witness in the state’s gay adoptions case, over the objections of his … Continue reading

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Six degress of George Rekers: Jeb Bush edition

So … you remember 1) George Rekers, who got hired by 2) Bill McCollum to give “expert” testimony upholding Florida’s ban on gay couples adopting, but who then got caught “renting” a gay male prostitute named 3) JoVanni to “handle … Continue reading

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Morning clicks: deportation nation, Greene’s big money play, Arizona’s power play

Thursday’s question of the day: how long before Michelle Malkin and her blog coven hunt down this adorable second grader and demand that Janet Napolitano deport her mommy? UPDATE: They’re coming out of the woodwork already … Meanwhile a utilities … Continue reading

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How the New Times took down ‘Rentboy Rekers’ (plus, the ghost of Art Teele)

The local alternative weekly that has become a Miami must-read, explains how it got the story of the season, taking down the Christian right’s top anti-gay “expert” with nothing more than a bad friend, email screenshots and a pink camera. … Continue reading

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George ‘Rentboy’ Rekers resigns, is still not gay

Attention gay citizens: Dr. George Rekers can no longer turn you straight. And he won’t be testifying it your little adoption trials, either. Take that! Oh, and before I forget to mention it, he’s still not gay. (Hat tip to … Continue reading

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And ode to George Rekers (but not Elena Kagan)

Just sayin’ …

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Bill McCollum can’t run from ‘Rentboy Rekers’

So who was it that pushed for the State of Florida’s Department of Children and Families (DCF) to hire, and pay $120,000 to Rentboy.com and “sexual massage” enthusiast George Rekers? Two hints: he’s running for Florida governor, and is also … Continue reading

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Did George Rekers violate Florida’s gay adoptions ban? **UPDATE: McCollum responds

UPDATED: Lost in the blizzard of media reports (and comedy) about ant-gay adoptions psychologist George Rekers and his young, male travel companion is the fact that Rekers, who was Florida A.G. Bill McCollum’s go-to expert witness, paid $60,000 $120,000 of … Continue reading

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Anti-gay Christian psychologist’s gay rentboy says he was a cheap date **UPDATE**

UPDATE: Goerge Rekers is Stephen Colbert’s “Alpha Dog of the week,” Video at the end of the post. On top of everything else, apparently George Rekers doesn’t pay very well. So says his gay prostitute … er … “assistant,” Geo, … Continue reading

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McCollum’s expert witness: ‘Jesus hung out with prostitutes, too’

Now that’s what I call damage control. Dr. George Rekers, co-founder of the Family Research Council, Baptist minister, expert witness in Bill McCollum’s drive to separate children from the gay parents who want to adopt them, and a man who … Continue reading

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