July 19, 2007

Is Queen Latifah a lesbian?

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 19, 2007 | 11:15 PM | comments

I haven't posted at all today, but I'm just going to pop in to write about Queen Latifah. And yes, that question up there is a little silly. Perez Hilton is reporting that she just took a trip to see...Read More


Midweek roundup

Filed by Bil Browning | July 19, 2007 | 5:35 PM | comments

Those darn fundies! What's happening to good old fashioned conservative morality? First there's Vitter and his prostitutes, then the Florida state senator offers a cop $20 and a blowjob, and now here comes former NC legislator Coy Privette - busted...Read More


Windy City Times investigates Aaron Hall murder

Filed by Bil Browning | July 19, 2007 | 5:16 PM | comments

The Chicago Windy City Times is investigating the Aaron Hall murder case from Crothersville, Indiana. Hall was brutally beaten by two young men who've now attempted to use "gay panic" as their defense. Fellow Bilerico Project contributor Ellen Andersen and...Read More


Gay Panic

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 19, 2007 | 3:02 PM | comments

[MOTHER'S NOTE:] This is a guest post by my son, Stephen Suess, who has been traveling in Asia--mostly India--since last October. In what I can only assume was an early mid-life crisis, he quit his job, sold his worldly goods,...Read More


A proud announcement

Filed by Bil Browning | July 19, 2007 | 2:21 PM | comments

As many of you know, I'm a proud founder of the Indiana Action Network, Indiana's only direct action LGBT organization. Whether we were disrupting Eric Miller's KKK-style rallies, distributing "WANTED" posters of anti-gay politicians, protesting Brian Bosma's fundraiser or working...Read More


Don't Call Me A Lesbian

Filed by Marti Abernathey | July 19, 2007 | 1:01 PM | comments

A question recent posted on Lesbian Life at About.com asked "Question: I am at the very early stages of being a transsexual, and I want to be a woman. I also love women. Could I consider myself a lesbian?" I've...Read More


Democrats on Gay Issues: None of the Above?

Filed by Terrance Heath | July 19, 2007 | 12:11 PM | comments

As almost always happens, some major political story breaks when I'm on vacation or traveling, and thus have less-than-ideal- or-immediate web access. Last time it was the Mark Foley story. Last week it was the the controversy over HRC presidential...Read More


Chuck and Larry: A Moment of Maturity Please

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | July 19, 2007 | 9:56 AM | comments

I have been working in the GLBT movement for thirteen years and I have certainly seen our community respond to big Hollywood and advertising depictions of GLBT people in all sorts of ways. Sometimes I count myself in the "who...Read More


Al Qaeda Map of the World

Filed by Storm Bear | July 19, 2007 | 9:34 AM | comments

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Epic battle ahead over Florida marriage amendment

Filed by Pam Spaulding | July 19, 2007 | 8:59 AM | comments

While Ft. Lauderdale mayor Jim Naugle is worrying about sex in public beach potties, Equality Florida and other pro-LGBT forces are gearing up for battle over a proposed marriage amendment in the Sunshine State. Anti-gay organizations are working hard to...Read More


On belonging here: move over, Sheila!

Filed by Don Sherfick | July 19, 2007 | 8:54 AM | comments

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Perez- I'll be your Elisabitch!

Filed by Michael Buckley | July 19, 2007 | 8:47 AM | comments

Perez Hilton- I'll Be Your Elisabitch!...Read More


The Threat of GLBT Debt

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | July 19, 2007 | 8:37 AM | comments

For the last few months, gay media have been buzzing that the big PlanetOut merger venture is in trouble. Just a year-and-a-half ago, PNO became the first gay-owned stock traded on the NASDAQ. As its price soared to $10 a...Read More


YGST: Elizabeth Edwards speech to HRC

Filed by Bil Browning | July 19, 2007 | 8:19 AM | comments

Elizabeth Edward's speech at the HRC San Francisco gala dinner. Why can't we vote for her instead of John?...Read More


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Homotextual: Jeanette Winterson

Filed by Ed Team | July 19, 2007 | 8:14 AM | comments

"I hate the word lesbian; it tells you nothing; its only purpose is to inflame." -- British author Jeanette Winterson...Read More


Of Condi, Bad Boys & High Heels

Filed by Steve Ralls | July 19, 2007 | 8:11 AM | comments

I'm slightly embarrassed to admit that, apparently, Secretary of State Condaleezza Rice and I share a common passion: bad boys. According to recent reviews of Twice as Good, the new biography of Secretary Rice, she has a penchant for such...Read More