September 2, 2008

Doing the Right Thing?

Filed by Eric Marcus | September 02, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

I don't understand all the praise I'm hearing from Republicans and Christian conservatives about Bristol Palin (the 17-year-old daughter of VP pick Sarah Palin) doing the right thing by having her baby and marrying the baby's father. Is it a...Read More


Best of DNCC week in pictures

Filed by Bil Browning | September 02, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Since I have more pictures than I could ever use in posts, I thought I'd put some of the best from the week (political, blog related and sightseeing) in one post. Captions underneath and you can click any of them...Read More


Log Cabin Republicans endorse McCain/Palin

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 02, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Well, they did it. Log Cabin Republicans today announced its endorsement of Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) for President of the United States . Log Cabin's national board of directors voted 12-2 to endorse the Republican nominees for President and Vice...Read More


We Must End Attacks on the Right to Peaceful Protest

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | September 02, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

As national convention time rumbles onward, an old issue rears its ugly head. It's the ugliest, most terrifying monster head that Americans can see during a Presidential election. It wears the contorted face of a denial of rights guaranteed in...Read More


Jerame and Bil: A Blessing In Disguise

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 02, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Jessica is a long-time Projector. She was communications director for Colorado Stonewall Democrats until the end of July, has an infrequent podcast/blog and is a hilariously funny travel guide. One of my favorite things about living...Read More


RNC: Policing Dissent

Filed by Jessica Hoffmann | September 02, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

A big thank you to Anjali for circulating the link: You watching what's going on outside the RNC? The Coldsnap Legal Collective is on Twitter with frequent updates about policing of protests surrounding the RNC....Read More


Speaking of Sex

Filed by Dr. David Fawcett | September 02, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Good sex involves more than technical skills. Despite a lot of experience, many people don't feel very competent with one important component of sex: speaking up about it. Sexual competence must include the ability to be comfortable with sexuality, discussions...Read More


Better Hacks Needed

Filed by Tyrion Lannister | September 02, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

This is just embarrassing: iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More


Religious Right responds to Bristol Palin's pregnancy

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 02, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

The American Family Association, Focus on the Family, the Traditional Values Coalition, the Concerned Women for America, and the Family Research Council have this to say about Sarah Palin's unwed, teenage, pregnant daughter and what they think of Palin's parenting...Read More


McCain - An Achievement You Can Believe In

Filed by Storm Bear | September 02, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

click to enlarge The last 4 days have left many of us bewildered and sleep deprived. "It is 3am and I can't go to bed now, there may be ANOTHER Palin story that breaks!" But somehow we managed to...Read More


Bilerico Visits Focus on the Family

Filed by Bil Browning | September 02, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Two fags and a trannie go to Focus on the Family headquarters... It sounds like the start of a really bad joke, eh? Last Friday though, it became a true story - although we did put the Bilerico style on...Read More


Requiem for Gay Political Power

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 02, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

The historic Democratic National Convention is over but one question remains: what the hell happened to the gays? Like so many others around the world, LGBT people watched through excited tears as Barack Obama accepted the presidential nomination at Mile...Read More


Amy Goodman Arrested at RNC

Filed by Sara Whitman | September 02, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Amy Goodman, a long time, well respected journalist was arrested yesterday at the RNC. From Democracy Now: "Goodman was arrested while attempting to free two Democracy Now! producers who were being unlawfully detained. They are Sharif Abdel Kouddous and Nicole...Read More


On being a gay Republican blogger

Filed by Bil Browning | September 02, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Life must be hell right now for gay Republican bloggers. After all, you're stuck defending a presidential candidate who doesn't thinks gays and lesbians should be able to adopt and a vice presidential pick who thinks even state employee domestic...Read More


Palin and the GOP: Making the accidental case for sex ed

Filed by Ricci Levy | September 02, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

I am following all of the rumors about Palin's daughter being the real birth mother of Trig, followed by the release of information that her 17 year old unmarried daughter, Bristol, is pregnant. McCain's own staff said they released this...Read More


Sarah Palin Goes Ape for AIP!

Filed by Tyrion Lannister | September 02, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

I really wasn't planning on blogging anything on Sarah Palin for a little while, because I thought, incorrectly, that she wasn't that bad of a pick given the options. Meanwhile, a very select number of leftist bloggers have been focusing...Read More


Congressman Bill Shuster Caught with Hookers and Blow

Filed by Bil Browning | September 02, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

Thank you, Republicans, for just handing the Democrats the election. A connection between GOP House Deputy Whip Bill Shuster and "Hookers and Blow"? iPhone users: Click to watch Yeah. Sometimes it's just too easy; the jokes write themselves....Read More


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It's all relative

Filed by Ed Team | September 02, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Keep in mind Sarah Palin is Governor of Alaska - a state that is 22 years younger than John McCain." -- Quip from someone on a mailing list I subscribe to...Read More


The View from Invesco Field

Filed by Jeremy Bishop | September 02, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Many of you have asked what it was like to be at Invesco Field. I was there in the nosebleed section. Here you can see the energy right before Obama was about to go on...Read More