August 31, 2008

Better Know a Contributor: Rev. Irene Monroe

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 31, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: You've seen Steven Colbert's "Better Know a Lobbyist," but our version is so much gayer! Each weekend, we spotlight a different TBP contributor. In case you've missed any of our previous interviews, I've got links at the end...Read More


A day when we can look back

Filed by Annette Gross | August 31, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

This afternoon, driving home, I was listening to NPR. John Lewis, a U.S. Congressman from Georgia and a leader in the Civil Rights Movement, was interviewed. Mr. Lewis was the youngest speaker at the March on Washington in 1963, the...Read More


Homosexuality contract?

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 31, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

There are reports that several schools in New Zealand are asking students to swear to their sexuality: Pupils are being prevented from taking same-sex partners to school balls unless they sign contracts confirming they are homosexual, a gay support group...Read More


Stories from the Helpline

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 31, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: "Stories from the Helpline" is a recurring feature on The Bilerico Project, bringing in the personal accounts of Helpline counselors from The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a non-profit organization that operates the only nationwide, around-the-clock crisis...Read More


Stories from the Helpline

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 31, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: "Stories from the Helpline" is a recurring feature on The Bilerico Project, bringing in the personal accounts of Helpline counselors from The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a non-profit organization that operates the only nationwide, around-the-clock crisis...Read More


Open Letter to Log Cabin Republicans

Filed by Juan and Ken Ahonen-Jover | August 31, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

First, congratulations on your upcoming convention and the historic choice of Governor Sarah Palin as John McCain's running mate. Log Cabin Republicans (LCR) now faces the important decision of endorsing, or not, the McCain-Palin ticket. We applaud that LCR supports...Read More


Tip #4 No Apologies

Filed by Michele O'Mara | August 31, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Tip #4: No Apologies To read Tip # 3 in this series of How to Deal with Families and Friends, visit here. When I came out to my mom, or rather, when she pulled me out of the closet with...Read More


Kicking Back With "The Friday Night Knitting Club"

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 31, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

I love a good novel. And newcomer Kate Jacobs' book The Friday Night Knitting Club has everything I need in a good read: romance, feisty women, and lots of unexpected laughs. The novel centers around the friendships of the women...Read More


What Do I Tell My Mother? Part 1

Filed by Eric Marcus | August 31, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Dear Mr. Marcus, I've finished reading your Is It a Choice book, and am currently reading What If Someone I know is Gay? But that's the thing. I know I'm a bisexual. With a preference to girls. I've known...Read More


Sunday Funnies: MSNBC Calls Crist OUT- Literally

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 31, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

MSNBC's Chuck Todd says what we are all thinking about Amendment 2 supporting, newly engaged, possible VP pick, "confirmed bachelor" Governor Charlie Crist during a discussion called "The other glass ceiling: Will the country elect a single person?" Andrea Mitchell:...Read More


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Stewie Griffin on Mothers

Filed by Ed Team | August 31, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

"There's always been a lot of tension between Lois and me. And it's not so much that I want to kill her, it's just, I want her not to be alive anymore. I sometimes wonder if all women are this...Read More


Dave Chapelle's Solution to the State of Race in America

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 31, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I was watching an old episode of "The Chapelle Show" on Friday night. God, I forgot how good this skit is!...Read More