July 25, 2007

Thank you for choosing American Airlines, and welcome to the Panopticon

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 25, 2007 | 11:33 PM | comments

A new agreement between the UK and the US about the information the US will collect about British travelers to the US has been reached. From the Observer: In a strongly worded document drawn up in response to the plan...Read More


There’s Something About Transphobia

Filed by Marti Abernathey | July 25, 2007 | 7:15 PM | comments

I'm continually amazed at the hatred and bigotry shown by the Fox Broadcasting Network. Their fall lineup includes the inherently transphobic series, "There’s Something About Miriam." The series first aired in the 2004 in the UK and features six men...Read More


More sex fantasies in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 25, 2007 | 6:47 PM | comments

About two weeks ago Fort Lauderdale mayor Jim Naugle said that he was going to try to install quarter-of-a-million-dollar toilets in that city to curb man-on-man bathroom sex that no one could confirm was actually happening. Yesterday the mayor apologized...Read More


Midweek roundup

Filed by Bil Browning | July 25, 2007 | 5:35 PM | comments

[ASIDE:] Covering the "gay" news beat has never been my thing; I'm just not that good at pumping out blog posts about each news story that comes out. Certain things fall through the cracks, and I'm more likely to give...Read More


Matt Foreman ROCKS!

Filed by Bil Browning | July 25, 2007 | 4:02 PM | comments

Joe.My.God. sent us over a tip about a video he has up on his site featuring Bilerico Project contributor Matt Foreman speaking at the Flush Naugle rally yesterday in Ft. Lauderdale. (See this post for details behind the rally.) I...Read More


Fun game to pass the time

Filed by Bil Browning | July 25, 2007 | 2:24 PM | comments

Not really queer related, but still fun for all of our political visitors… Try this quiz on American Presidents. How many can you name in 10 minutes? I’m embarrassed to admit that I only got 27 correct. How many did...Read More


SF Gay Rape Reports Remind Us that Race Still Matters

Filed by H. Alexander Robinson | July 25, 2007 | 12:56 PM | comments

I moved to San Francisco in late 1979. By then most of the gay bars had curbed their most overt form of racial discrimination and I could get a cocktail with only one maybe two forms of identification, though my...Read More


Wednesday question

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 25, 2007 | 12:52 PM | comments

Gawker's reporting that a freelance photographer at the NY Times is saying that the editor of photography called him a faggot. The editor denies it, of course, and an investigation by the Times (you'd think they'd be good at that...Read More


No Need to Be Alarmed

Filed by Michael Crawford | July 25, 2007 | 10:44 AM | comments

Its just another anti-gay attack. And another. And another. And another. Meanwhile, members of Congress are still unable to agree that LGBT people should not be attacked, beaten and murdered. And Republican Senator Sam Brownback throws shade at Mitt Romney...Read More


On being a Harry Potter widower - temporarily

Filed by Don Sherfick | July 25, 2007 | 10:43 AM | comments

It began early last Saturday morning. Although I had done some planning, having been through the experience six times before, I’ve never been quite fully psyched up….and this time was no exception. My other half is reading “Harry Potter And...Read More


Do I want John Edwards’ health care or Hillary’s war?

Filed by Storm Bear | July 25, 2007 | 8:38 AM | comments

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Big Brother 8

Filed by Michael Buckley | July 25, 2007 | 8:33 AM | comments

Big Brother "TARDS"!!!...Read More


YGST: Wanda Sykes on gay marriage

Filed by Bil Browning | July 25, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

I love Wanda Sykes. She's one of the best female comics around right now. Here's her take on "gay marriage."...Read More


Gay Geeks: Thinking about a new feature

Filed by Jerame Davis | July 25, 2007 | 7:00 AM | comments

So, after all of the hard work behind the scenes creating a brand new website and so forth, I've been trying to come up with a new way to participate in the blogosphere. My two passions are politics and technology....Read More


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Homotextual: Jim Naugle

Filed by Ed Team | July 25, 2007 | 6:24 AM | comments

I'm the guy that gets the call from the Little League dads and the Soccer Moms that complain about that when they go to a public restroom they feel uncomfortable, they have to go inside to make sure this kind...Read More