September 7, 2008

Better Know a Contributor: Jason Tseng

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | September 07, 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


California Dreamin'

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | September 07, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

The National Lesbian and Gay Law Association is holding its annual Lavender Law conference in San Francisco this weekend. I took some time off from conference sessions to do some sightseeing today. Dale Chihuly at the deYoung Museum. A walk...Read More


Stories from the Helpline

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 07, 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


Pictures from the Republican convention

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 07, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Republicans know how to manipulate imagery well. It's a bit heavy-handed for my tastes, but then I'm never going to vote Republican anyway. Here are some of the backdrops they put up behind their big convention speakers since they couldn't...Read More


Achieving the Goal of Financial Freedom

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | September 07, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Every year on my birthday, I set goals for myself for the coming year. I'm not big in New Year's resolutions, nor am I big on celebrating my birthday (although I always gladly accept gifts, especially jewelry). I do like...Read More


How do you handle errors on the restaurant bill?

Filed by Nina Smith | September 07, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

"When you make a mistake, admit it. If you don't, you only make matters worse." - Ward Cleaver Recently, my partner (Jeanine) and I ran a quick errand at South Coast Plaza, our local mall and as we were leaving...Read More


What Do I Tell My Mother? Part 2

Filed by Eric Marcus | September 07, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Last week, in Part 1 of my correspondence with the young woman who was about to leave for college I asked a few questions regarding her mother. Below is the young woman's response, as well as the rest of our...Read More


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Mission Accomplished

Filed by Ed Team | September 07, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

Eight years ago George W. Bush ran for the office of President. We all heard him declare, over and over and over, that he was "a uniter, not divider." In the elections of 2000 and 2004 the nation was deeply...Read More


Spanish For Your Nanny

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | September 07, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I love it! Great perspective on race & class in America!...Read More