March 17, 2008

Pass me the smelling salts, Maude

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2008 | 10:00 PM | comments

First Barack Obama last Saturday. Hillary Clinton on Thursday. And now Bill Clinton tomorrow? In 3 different cities? My God, it's like living in a state that matters....Read More


Castigate, complicate, litigate

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 17, 2008 | 7:53 PM | comments

An English soccer player is suing two magazines claiming libel for insinuating that he's gay: The Arsenal and England left-back, Ashley Cole, is planning a landmark court action over claims that two anonymous top flight footballers were involved in a...Read More


Women who are violent against other women

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | March 17, 2008 | 3:50 PM | comments

Women's History Month is a good time to pat ourselves on the back -- but it's also a critical time to remind ourselves that we have a long way to go yet. Case in point: some recent ugly incidents around...Read More


Response to "Gender: The Final Frontier"

Filed by Bruce Parker | March 17, 2008 | 2:45 PM | comments

My response to "Gender: The Final Frontier" by Josh Kilmber-Purcell is a part of my weeklong obsessive dissection of Out magazine's transgender issue. When, from time to time, I do pick up Out, I always enjoy Kilmer-Purcell's column. He is...Read More


Do you have your American flag underwear on right now?

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 17, 2008 | 1:48 PM | comments

Here's Jasmyne Cannick and Hermine Hartman's appearance on Bill O'Reilly's show to discuss Rev. Jeremiah Wright. I think this shows that the ways we talk about and understand identity, politics, patriotism, and history are entrenched in race, whether we like...Read More


Congratulations to Brent and Mattilda!

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2008 | 1:15 PM | comments

The 20th annual Lambda Literary Awards finalists have been announced and two of our contributors have been nominated! Brent Hartinger was nominated in the "Bisexual" category for his children's book, Split Screen. Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore was tapped for Nobody Passes...Read More


Wife of N.C. state Senator pens hate-filled op-ed

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 17, 2008 | 12:45 PM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] This guest post was written by Matt Comer who blogs at Interstate-Q. Matt is the editor of Q-Notes, the paper of record for the Carolinas. The wife of a conservative North Carolina state senator sponsoring an anti-gay, anti-family...Read More


Oklahoma Families Ask to Meet with Sally Kern

Filed by Steve Ralls | March 17, 2008 | 11:15 AM | comments

Tomorrow in Oklahoma City, families from across the state will converge on the capitol rotunda and call on Representative Sally Kern to come out from her office and meet the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender loved ones of her constituents....Read More


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Are you a Bilerico fan?

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2008 | 10:20 AM | comments

Did you know that you can become a Bilerico Project fan on Facebook now? We have our own website page and not just a group anymore! Be sure to become a fan - and send out the link to everyone...Read More


David Orentlicher has something to say

Filed by Bil Browning | March 17, 2008 | 10:16 AM | comments

7th District Congressional candidate David Orentlicher has been working the campaign trail hard lately. Not only has he been doing the traditional campaign appearances, but the savvy Democrat is reaching out to the netroots as well. He'll be live-blogging on...Read More


Out Magazine's Transgender Issue

Filed by Bruce Parker | March 17, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

I am much more likely to read Time or Newsweek instead of Out. I tend to enjoy political news and the current obsessive presidential campaign coverage more than white gay male focused pop culture articles. However, I heard that the...Read More


Possibilities and limitations, possibilities in limitations

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | March 17, 2008 | 8:15 AM | comments

Katia says when she writes something personal, she worries that she'll remember what she wrote and not the actual memory. With me it's the reverse -- I worry that I won't remember anything if I don't write it down. In...Read More


Hillary Clinton rap video

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 17, 2008 | 7:49 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Another musical tribute Hillary. The kids are going to eat this up, the kids love their rap music. For those playing along at home, the music video score is Clinton: 2, Obama: 1, Gravel:10,000. (via...Read More


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Obama is a Rolling Stone

Filed by Ed Team | March 17, 2008 | 7:04 AM | comments

"The tides of history are rising higher and faster these days. Read them right and ride them, or be crushed. And then along comes Barack Obama, with the kinds of gifts that appear in politics but once every few generations....Read More