November 26, 2007

Are Pets Worth the Money?

Filed by Nina Smith | November 26, 2007 | 7:20 PM | comments

“If dogs could talk, it would take a lot of the fun out of owning one.” – Andy Rooney When I first met my partner, we both had our “deal breaker” issues about getting involved in a long term relationship....Read More


Turkey Day w/ Boyfriend's Family, Digested

Filed by Dustin Kight | November 26, 2007 | 6:55 PM | comments

What began as a conversation about me joining my boyfriend at his parent's house in Durham, NC for a quiet, introductory Thanksgiving turned into me and my boyfriend driving from DC to an extended family Thanksgiving extravaganza in the suburbs...Read More


HIV "Modern Epidemic" In DC

Filed by Eric Leven | November 26, 2007 | 5:17 PM | comments

According to this Washington Post article, DC is hit hard with HIV/AIDS. The article states the old stereotype that HIV/AIDS is a "gay disease" can no longer hold and is now, more than ever, clearly untrue. The African-American and African-American...Read More


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Cue the welcome wagon

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2007 | 4:10 PM | comments

We're handing out our few remaining invitations sparingly as we search for the most interesting people to join us here at the Bilerico Project. Today I can announce a new member of the Bilerico team that we're confident you'll enjoy....Read More


Frank Kameny is awesome

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2007 | 12:05 PM | comments

I'm not the only person insulted by Tom Brokaw's epic straight-washing of the 1960's. Frank Kameny, co-founder of the Mattachine Society of Washington and gay rights activist extraordinaire, wrote a letter to Brokaw setting him straight regarding the importance of...Read More


Mitt Romney and politicizing the judiciary

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2007 | 11:30 AM | comments

Here's an interesting story about one of Mitt Romney's judicial appointees from his days as governor. Mitt appointed a judge who ordered the release of a convicted murder (after he had served his sentence) and he went across the country...Read More


Whitewashed

Filed by Sara Whitman | November 26, 2007 | 10:30 AM | comments

I read a friend’s blog today and looked back over my own from the last few days and realized we were both guilty of a bit of whitewashing. You know, censoring out the unpleasant and making lovely pictures of events....Read More


True Thanksgiving Story

Filed by Storm Bear | November 26, 2007 | 8:58 AM | comments

click to enlarge Some years ago, one of my family members came up with the idea of renaming deviled eggs, "angel eggs." We had a good laugh at the craziness of it but over the years the name stuck....Read More


Dennis Kucinich - The One We Really Want

Filed by Storm Bear | November 26, 2007 | 8:00 AM | comments

Editor's note: This post is part of series called Meet the Candidates in which Bilerico contributors write about why they are supporting their chosen candidate. Most folks I know have a preferred candidate - Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, John Edwards...Read More


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Homotextual: Dennis Kucinich

Filed by Ed Team | November 26, 2007 | 7:50 AM | comments

"This is really a question of whether you really believe in equality. When you understand what real equality is, you understand that people who love each other must have the opportunity to be able to express that in a way...Read More


Who's Going to Win the LGBT Vote?

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 26, 2007 | 7:50 AM | comments

As you probably know from reading Bilerico, our contributors are an opinionated and varied lot. That is no different when it comes to the candidates for president that we are supporting. In an effort to give a full airing of...Read More


Veteran queer activists protest HRC at Stonewall

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 26, 2007 | 7:40 AM | comments

At an HRC function this weekend, several dozen of the "who's who" of LGBTQ activists showed up to protest HRC's actions following the ENDA split. Their main concern, according to them, wasn't HRC's support for a noninclusive ENDA, but HRC's...Read More


YGST: Dennis Kucinich

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 26, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

Presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich talks about gay marriage....Read More


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Homotextual: Russian joke

Filed by Ed Team | November 26, 2007 | 6:30 AM | comments

"What is the difference between a realist and a dreamer? The realist thinks that someday a UFO will come down and hover over the UN building, and that the aliens will come out of the UFO and offer to share...Read More


YGST: Dolce & Gabanna

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2007 | 6:15 AM | comments

Allow me to present Dolce & Gabanna's latest pants collection. Because, you know, I'm such a fashionista. Honest....Read More