June 16, 2008

Cute couple

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:36 PM | comments

Celebrants outside San Francisco City Hall on 6-16-08...Read More


Let your hands do the talking

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:33 PM | comments

California Marriage Equality - San Francisco...Read More


Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:14 PM | comments

What kind of celebration can you have in San Francisco without the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence?...Read More


Down and out in Beverly Hills

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:13 PM | comments

This woman was escorted from the area just before the ceremony was to take place...she kept yelling that this was not a marriage and this was not the will of the people....Read More


Answer the question

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:11 PM | comments

Celebrant outside of San Francisco City Hall...Read More


Outside San Francisco City Hall

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:09 PM | comments

Demonstration and celebration outside of San Francisco City Hall collide...Read More


The Lady in Red

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:05 PM | comments

Celebrant outside of San Francisco City Hall...Read More


California Marriage Protestors - San Francisco

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 11:04 PM | comments

Protestors outside of City Hall in San Francisco...Read More


This time they were not denied

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 10:56 PM | comments

Robin cries during the ceremony. She and Diane came to the Beverly Hills Courthouse for eight years trying to get a marriage license - this time they were not denied. Gloria Allred is in the background....Read More


The toast

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 10:53 PM | comments

Robin Tyler and Diane Olson have a ceremonial Jewish religious toast....Read More


Tyler and Olson arrive

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 10:50 PM | comments

Robin Tyler and Diane Olson arrive at the courthouse....Read More


Irwin and Faderman

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 10:45 PM | comments

Phyllis Irwin, 79, with historian Lillian Faderman, 67, who've been together for 36 years....Read More


Anti-gay marriage protestors

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 9:43 PM | comments

Man, she was nervous....Read More


Anti-marriage protestors in San Francisco

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 9:28 PM | comments

Christian anti-marriage protestors in San Francisco on Monday afternoon....Read More


Gay wedding cake

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 9:13 PM | comments

Elaborate cake for gay men - at Cake & Art in WeHo, CA...Read More


Barela and Burritt

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 9:01 PM | comments

F. Damion Barela and Scott Burritt came to WeHo park to check out where the weddings - including theirs - will take place tomorrow. "It's such a celebration for us - such a victory for everyone, for civil rights,"...Read More


Watch California marriages live tonight

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 8:00 PM | comments

Thought I'd throw this tip out there for Projectors... You can watch TV coverage of the first gay weddings tonight at www.cbs5.com. They have satellite trucks all over the state streaming back video....Read More


Looking for that day to arrive

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

Sometimes, when you're in the middle of a long task and the end is nowhere in sight, it feels as if you haven't accomplished anything. You want to give up - or at least slack off - because there is...Read More


It's Black Music Month!

Filed by Monica Roberts | June 16, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

For me, June is not just the month in which I celebrate my transgender sisters kicking off the modern GLBT rights movement nearly 40 years ago at New York's Stonewall Inn. It's Black Music Month as well! While June is...Read More


"Prayers For Bobby" Starring Sigourney Weaver

Filed by Eric Marcus | June 16, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

In 1983 Mary Griffith's twenty-year-old son, Bobby, jumped off a freeway overpass and landed in the path of an eighteen-wheel truck. Bobby, who was deeply religious like the rest of his family, had hoped that God would heal him of...Read More


Big Love Trumps Mr. Big

Filed by Kate Clinton | June 16, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Clinton Gals and Obama Gals, why can't we all get along? Let's take a cue from the gals in Sex and the City. You might have missed the opening week of SATC because you were consumed with the last installments...Read More


My Marriage Decision

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 16, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

This is an exciting day for our community. Marriage Equality is a reality in California. It's a day for celebration and reflection. Here on Bilerico, there has been much discussion about the importance of "marriage" and the fight for equality....Read More


Glenn Murphy pleads guilty

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 16, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

About a year ago, Glenn Murphy, then-president of the Young Republicans National Federation and chairman of the Clark County Republican Party was accused of giving another young Republican a blow job while the latter was passed out after a party...Read More


An open letter to today's happy newlyweds

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 16, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: Lena Dahlstrom is a crossdresser from the San Francisco Bay area who also performs as a drag queen under the stage name "Joie de Vivre." She always gets teary-eyed at weddings. First let me offer my congratulations on...Read More


Constitutional Amendment to Ban Gay Marriage in Puerto Rico Fails

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 16, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

From the AP: Puerto Rico's house of representatives has denied a measure to toughen a ban on same-sex marriage. Rep. Victor García San Inocencio says Resolution 99 failed on Thursday to make it to the house floor for voting, effectively...Read More


Pride '08 - who is standing on whose shoulders?

Filed by Cathy Renna | June 16, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Rosemary took in her first Pride parade in Washington DC this weekend (if she comes to me as a teenager and says "hey, I went to NY Pride when I was in the baby Bjorn at six months," I'll be...Read More


Enduring Love

Filed by Kate Kendell | June 16, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

This morning, I woke up with such a full heart and an amazing sense of déjà vu. Today I am going to San Francisco City Hall, to the mayor's office, and will witness history. I will be surrounded by familiar...Read More


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McCain on habeas corpus

Filed by Ed Team | June 16, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I think it's one of the worst decisions in history." --John McCain on the Supreme Court reinstating habeas corpus last week...Read More


John McCain debates himself

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 16, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch John McCain debates himself when it comes to agreeing with Bush....Read More