October 27, 2008

Indiana Democratic State Committee mails anti-gay flier

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2008 | 8:41 PM | comments

Since I started blogging, I've taken quite a few hits for being an equal opportunity critic. I've never hesitated to call out anti-gay politics - no matter what side of the aisle it originates. My standard answer to those who...Read More


HIV disclosure laws fail again

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 27, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

The gay DJ I wrote about two months ago who was prosecuted for not disclosing his HIV status and having sex with men is back in trouble with the law: On Sept. 6, Q-Notes reported that Joshua Waldon Weaver, 23,...Read More


Important Parenting Legislation in Great Britain

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | October 27, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

When a bill passed by Great Britain's House of Commons on October 22 becomes law, lesbians will have easier access to assisted reproduction. Current UK law requires fertility clinics to consider a child's "need for a father" before accepting a...Read More


Reg Riedel -- Pioneering Wildlife Worker

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | October 27, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

Conservation work, especially with animals, may look glamorous in TV and movies, but it's hard on those who commit to it. There is the 24/7 grind of animal care, the struggle to find funding, and the terrible heartbreak when things...Read More


Temporary Change of Address

Filed by Sara Whitman | October 27, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

I am leaving for San Francisco tomorrow morning. I will be working on the No on Prop. 8 campaign. I have no idea what I'll be doing until I get there. I'm excited, nervous, but I am ready to do...Read More


I'm fundraising for the Log Cabin Republicans

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 27, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

The Log Cabin Republicans just sent out an email asking for money, and their pitch is interesting: gays really don't like them right now, so please donate. As evidence, they quote yours truly: Gay conservatives "support those who would throw...Read More


Next Tuesday: too good to be true?

Filed by Nan Hunter | October 27, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Answer - probably. Like progressives all over the web, I'm stopping myself from getting too happy. No one wants to jinx the overwhelming tide of good news for Obama by premature counting of chickens. Despite increasingly frequent use of words...Read More


The economic collapse is a feature, not a bug, in American democracy

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 27, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

I'm writing this after just watching the blowhards on This Week discuss the Republican ticket and the economy, and Sam Donaldson actually showed some ability to hold a substantive policy position and started blustering in the general direction of George...Read More


Say NO to Amendment 2- Do your pART

Filed by Waymon Hudson | October 27, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

The SayNo2 Campaign, the bi-partisan effort to defeat Florida's dangerous Amendment 2, is offering an exciting merger of art, activism and Amendment 2. Famed artist Xavier Cortada has created a custom work with the names of the first 1,000 donors...Read More


High School Musical 3: The Gayest of Them All

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | October 27, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Prince Gomolvilas has been accused of narcissism, solipsism, and circumcision, and he is proud to admit that at least two of those accusations are true. He lives and writes in Los Angeles, with extended visits to...Read More


Transition Regret - Some Thoughts

Filed by Donna Rose | October 27, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Last week news became public that Christine Daniel's very public transition as a sportswriter at the Los Angeles Times had come to an end. She quietly returned to work as Michael Penner. The pressures and high visibility of her transition...Read More


A maverick and a mouse: A tale of two newspapers

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Two large newspapers printed their presidential endorsements this weekend. The Indianapolis Star and The Anchorage Daily News are both the newspapers of record for their respective states and have the largest circulation numbers. That, however, is where the similarities end....Read More


Halloween: The Great Gay Holiday

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | October 27, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

October is an important month in our gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender calendar. October is GLBT History Month, a month devoted to dis-covering and celebrating our past. On October 11, we observe "Coming Out Day", a day in which we...Read More


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Top Secret

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

A small teaser... Look up at the very tip-top of the page above the banner ad. See the new login link? If you already have an account with any of the Bilerico sites, you can login there now. You're also...Read More


Jonas Brothers - Lovebug! HSM3! Beyonce Is a Man!

Filed by Michael Buckley | October 27, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Comment Questions of the Day! 1. Did you see High School Musical 3 yet? What did you think? Will you see it? 2. What did you think of Jonas video "Love Bug"? What did you...Read More


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Countdown to Crawford becomes Deadline to Dallas

Filed by Ed Team | October 27, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I like Crawford. Unfortunately, after eight years of asking her to sacrifice, I am no longer the decision maker. She'll be deciding, thanks for the suggestion. ... I did tell her, 'Honey, we've been on government pay now for 14...Read More


Were The World Mine

Filed by Bil Browning | October 27, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch A color drenched, winning musical film-fantasy of a struggling gay teen, Timothy (Tanner Cohen), whose spirit soars when his eccentric teacher casts him as Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream. After magically discovering the play's...Read More