July 3, 2007

On our 231st birthday

Filed by Jen Jorczak | July 03, 2007 | 6:35 PM | comments

Inspired by Bil's recent post, Michael Moore's movie Sicko, and the fact that tomorrow is Independence Day, I thought I'd say a few words about the state of our 231-year-old democracy....Read More


YGST: Ex-gay Boston Legal

Filed by Bil Browning | July 03, 2007 | 4:30 PM | comments

Boston Legal is one of the best shows on television. Last year they had an episode featuring ex-gays that made Alan Shore climb up on his soapbox....Read More


Puerto Rican AIDS Crisis

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | July 03, 2007 | 4:10 PM | comments

As I was writing this column, Cindy Sheehan quit the peace movement. Sheehan said she'd realized that her son "died for a country which cares more about who will be the next American Idol than how many people will be...Read More


Prayer good; compassion bad

Filed by Jen Jorczak | July 03, 2007 | 2:00 PM | comments

Today, the Indianapolis Star writes about Jeanne Atkins, devout Catholic, cheesecake producer, and mother of gay stroke victim Patrick Atkins. Except that the Star left out that last bit. The entire article is about a (blessedly, optional) prayer group she's...Read More


That Mass. bar exam question

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 03, 2007 | 1:23 PM | comments

Ellen posted yesterday about that guy suing the state bar association and individual justices on the Massachusetts Supreme Court for having to acknowledge that same-sex marriage is part of Massachusetts law. Well, someone on the internet thinks they know the...Read More


Michael Glatze, ex-gay

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 03, 2007 | 11:49 AM | comments

What's with editors of queer magazines nowadays? Just after we found out that Venus magazine editor-in-chief Charlene Cothran ex-gayed herself (not resulting in attraction to men, mind you, but a self-described celibacy), WorldNetDaily says it has the inside scoop on...Read More


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Looking forward

Filed by Bil Browning | July 03, 2007 | 11:34 AM | comments

I realize that posts from me on LGBTQ topics have gone south for the past few days - and it'll probably be that way for most of this week. But with entries from Alex, Mattilda, Jessica Hoffmann, Marti Abernathey, and...Read More


Happy 40th Birthday Lindsay Lohan!

Filed by Michael Buckley | July 03, 2007 | 10:53 AM | comments

Happy 3rd of July, Bilerico friends! This episode has a lot of dirt on some of my favorites! You can see my other shows on The Bilerico Project here. Love, Buck...Read More


Loving and Losing

Filed by Michele O'Mara | July 03, 2007 | 10:10 AM | comments

How do you know when enough is enough? I'm in love with a man who honestly disappoints me consistently with his lack of follow through and honesty. When reciprocity is gone, is there any real hope? -- loving and...Read More


Segregation Now, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever!

Filed by Storm Bear | July 03, 2007 | 9:59 AM | comments

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Homotextual: Margaret Cho

Filed by Ed Team | July 03, 2007 | 6:10 AM | comments

"'Ugly' is irrelevant. It is an immeasurable insult to a woman, and then supposedly the worst crime you can commit as a woman. But ugly, as beautiful, is an illusion." -- Comedian Margaret Cho...Read More


Thoughts on the pieing of Medea Benjamin

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | July 03, 2007 | 4:25 AM | comments

Your browser is not able to display this multimedia content. When a friend of mine mentioned that Medea Benjamin, cofounder of Global Exchange and CODEPINK: Women for Peace (or Global Trade-Off and Code Pinkerton, as someone posts on San...Read More