July 25, 2008

Are gay men wealthier than straight men?

Filed by Nina Smith | July 25, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

"Spending is quick, earning is slow." - Russian proverb According to a new national survey conducted online by Harris Interactive, nearly half (48%) of gay and lesbian adults report they like to keep up with the latest styles and trends....Read More


Queer music Friday - Joan Baez

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 25, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Here bisexual folk musician Joan Baez with "Diamonds and Rust": iPhone users: Click to watch And Joan on hanging out with the boys and aging, after the jump....Read More


A Great Divide

Filed by Eric Leven | July 25, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

This past Sunday I helped my friends of ACT UP New York sell tee shirts and buttons at their booth at the Broadway Street Fair. I'll always make myself available for any additional help ACT UP needs and I am...Read More


More on the Murder of a Black Lesbian Soccer Player

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | July 25, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Re the recent brutal gang-rape and slaying of South African player Eudy Simelane, Outsports reader Wayne Jones emailed me from South Africa to add: As you mentioned, there have been other lesbian murders (in black townships/ghettos) where the motive has...Read More


HIV/AIDS Crisis Across the South

Filed by Waymon Hudson | July 25, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Southern AIDS Coalition, a nonprofit partnership of government and private-sector programs based in Birmingham, Ala., has issued a report concluding that AIDS has created a health disaster in the South. They are calling for a "fundamental rethinking of HIV...Read More


Black History: The First Klan

Filed by Storm Bear | July 25, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

click to enlarge From Wikipedia: As W.E.B. DuBois noted, "It is always difficult to stop war, and doubly difficult to stop civil war... In the case of civil war, where the contending parties must rest face to face after...Read More


Update roundup: Larry Craig loves DADT, FRC's mad at rudeness, PEPFAR reauth passes the House

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 25, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Here are a few updates to stories we've been following here at The Bilerico Project Larry Craig supports Don't Ask Don't Tell: Sen. Larry Craig (R-Idaho) told CNSNews.com, "Current policy has served us well. I think we ought to sustain...Read More


It's a joke, until someone ends up dead

Filed by Mike Rogers | July 25, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

When I first heard that anti-gay Oklahoma legislator Sally Kern was caught taking a gun int the state capitol, I made a joke out of it......Read More


Ptown GPS

Filed by Kate Clinton | July 25, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

One of the big controversies in Provincetown this summer involves complaints by fifty-third generation descendants of Puritan about nudity and public sex in the far reaches of the Herring Cove Dunes. The good news is that my worry that gay...Read More


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Another new face at B-IN

Filed by Bil Browning | July 25, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Please welcome Robert Ganshorn to Bilerico-Indiana. Robert is a new Bilerico Project contributor who lived in Indiana for several years. He graduated from Purdue University where he established the first queer student group. Robert will also be posting on the...Read More


Sally, Get Your Gun and Elaine? Keep Talking

Filed by Sara Whitman | July 25, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

As if Elaine Donnelly wasn't enough comic relief, in comes the news that Sally Kern has been caught packing some heat in the Oklahoma State Capitol building. "Anti-gay Okla. lawmaker caught with gun at Capitol" Seems Sally carries with her...Read More


Florida Voters gets Skewered on the Daily Show... AGAIN

Filed by Waymon Hudson | July 25, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

The Daily Show's correspondent Wyatt Cenac heads to South Florida to see if Barack Obama can win the Jewish vote. Along the way he meets state Sen. Jeremy Ring, D-Margate, and some colorful, crazy retirees. Sigh......Read More


Gay in Iraq: Stories of Terror

Filed by Waymon Hudson | July 25, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

The plight of gays in gays in Iraq is something I have written about before (see Iraqi Gay Safe Houses to Close). It seems mainstream media is finally catching on to the extreme danger that LGBT Iraqis face. A great...Read More


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Jared Polis: You can't spell 'Equality' without the 'T'

Filed by Ed Team | July 25, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I do think there was a good grassroots response from gays and lesbians nationally, to push back against our political leadership in Washington. I know that HRC and others got a lot of negative letters from gays and lesbians. I...Read More


Is Batman gay? I give you- the Batusi Dance!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | July 25, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch On the heels of our wildly popular "When Batman Was Gay" post by Tyrion, I thought a little vintage Batman doing the "Batusi" dance would be appropriate. Holy Homosexual, Batman!...Read More