March 22, 2008

Beck To Work

Filed by Rebecca Juro | March 22, 2008 | 10:26 PM | comments

You may have been wondering why you haven't seen much in the way of postings from me in the last several weeks (or not). The truth is that I've been looking for a new job during this time, and about...Read More


The Pagan Origins of Easter

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | March 22, 2008 | 4:29 PM | comments

When I was a child, it never made sense to me why we hunted for colored eggs on Easter and ate chocolate or marshmellow bunnies, because the holiday was supposed to be about Jesus rising from the dead. What in...Read More


Fundie Endorsement Watch: Janet "The Sheep" Folger

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 22, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

And the right-wing bigots keep coming to McCain's side... The latest fundie to join the McCain bandwagon is Janet Folger, the former national director of the Center for Reclaiming America, the ultra right-wing religious group started by the late Rev....Read More


Vitter Scores!

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | March 22, 2008 | 1:22 PM | comments

This month's Church and State from Americans United, tells how Republican Louisiana Senator David Vitter has scored a 100% rating from the Family Research Council. This just shows, once again, the hypocrisy on the right and the proof that right-wing...Read More


IN THE LIFE- "Challenging Convention"

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 22, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

IN THE LIFE, the three-time Emmy Award nominated program documenting the lives and experiences of gay people nationally and abroad, presents its new episode, "Challenging Convention." I was lucky to get a preview of the April episode (one of the...Read More


Amelia Earhart: You have to think like a pilot

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | March 22, 2008 | 11:28 AM | comments

Some great women go on making headlines long after their deaths. Earhart is one of those. She's unforgettable for her efforts to make way for women in aviation -- and for her disappearance on July 3, 1937, after she and...Read More


John McCain Sought Endorsement of Anti-Gay Rev. John Hagee

Filed by Michael Crawford | March 22, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

Republican presidential nominee John McCain is "proud" and "honored" to have received the endorsement of Reverend John Hagee who claimed that Hurricane Katrina was God's judgement against homosexuality....Read More


This Boy's in Love

Filed by Michael Crawford | March 22, 2008 | 7:31 AM | comments

This gorgeous song and video is the latest from The Presets. Beautiful boys, a driving beat and a vocalist with a Trent Reznor-like menacing sexiness. Thanks to Jockhomo for opening my eyes (and ears.) iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More


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Note on "Fundie Endorsement Watch"

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 22, 2008 | 7:12 AM | comments

Yeah, that item definitely slipped through the cracks here, and it shouldn't have. Generally we don't do the "Fundie Watch" posts around all that much at Bilerico, and contributors choose for themselves what they want to post about. But it's...Read More


Fundie Endorsement Watch: John Hagee

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 22, 2008 | 7:03 AM | comments

Awesome video on John Hagee from TPM via Crawford: iPhone users: Click to watch A few weeks ago, fundamentalist Christian nut job and former Huckabee supporter John Hagee endorsed John McCain. Here's his thoughts (in text) on why Hurricane Katrina...Read More


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Truer words were never spoken

Filed by Ed Team | March 22, 2008 | 7:03 AM | comments

"Without community, there is no liberation." -- Audre Lorde, Lesbian writer, poet and activist....Read More


Lesbian Herstory II

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 22, 2008 | 7:01 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Part 2 of last weekend's Canadian documentary about the lives of lesbians around the world and lesbian history. Happy Women's History Month!...Read More


The Week in Review

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | March 22, 2008 | 6:14 AM | comments

Holy crap, it's been a busy week! In case you've been living under a rock and missed all the hubub over Obama's speech this week, here's the fulltext, as well a reaction from our very own Rev. Irene Monroe, as...Read More