November 3, 2008

Obama guest post: A Call for Full Equality

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 03, 2008 | 9:00 PM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama guest posted at Bilerico Project to explain his support for LGBT civil rights. This post was originally published on November 10, 2007; it seemed appropriate to reprint it tonight, the eve of the...Read More


All you need to know about Indiana

Filed by Bil Browning | November 03, 2008 | 8:30 PM | comments

Comedy Central sums up all you need to know about Indiana as part of their InDecision 2008 coverage. Indiana's state animal and fruit and way to enjoy nature: John Cougar Melon Camp. *snickers*...Read More


Prop 8 updates: New poll, extortion, endorsements, rallies, and ads

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 03, 2008 | 8:00 PM | comments

New poll. SUSA has their last poll out, and it puts Prop 8 losing at 47-50. We ought to round these up after the election and see who did the best job, SUSA, PPIC, or Field Poll. New endorsements. Barack...Read More


Election Night Drinking Games

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | November 03, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

During the 2000 election, I made a terrible mistake. I didn't have any booze or weed in the house. And it was the worst night I have ever had! In my defense, however, it was my first time voting. How...Read More


Special MSM Op-Ed: Why A Labor Union Supports Gay-Marriage Rights

Filed by Jeremy Bishop | November 03, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

(Today, in the San Jose Mercury News one of the papers of record in California, was an op-ed that I just had to pass on. The author is Courtni Sunjoo Pugh, the Executive Director of the Service Employees International Union...Read More


Homophobic ad in Kentucky accuses Mitch McConnell of being gay

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 03, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

AFSCME (a union) homophobic radio ad against Mitch McConnell. put out a To the right is a poster that Page One Kentucky is reporting went up all over the state, using much of the same language as the AFSCME ad,...Read More


Why Don't We Get Along?

Filed by Michele O'Mara | November 03, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

Why do my partner and I fight all the time? ~Frustrated! Dear Frustrated, According to relationship researcher John Gottman, 69% of all relationship problems are unsolvable. While that is an unfortunate statistic, it does make sense. It is unlikely...Read More


Bill Clinton: Say No to FL Amendment 2

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 03, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Former President Bill Clinton is joining the fight against Florida's Amendment 2! About 250,000 Democrats who have not yet voted will receive a telephone call today from Clinton asking them to vote NO on Amendment 2, the so-called "Marriage Protection"...Read More


Log Cabin Greed

Filed by Bo Shuff | November 03, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

Self preservation is human nature. It is in fact animal nature. However, one of the fundamental components of the American psyche is a sense of community. That those defined in common by geography, demography or other common factor will look...Read More


A Middle Finger For Prop 8

Filed by Storm Bear | November 03, 2008 | 2:42 PM | comments

click to enlarge Prop 8 is a measure in California that would amend the state constitution to ban gay marriage. If it is successful, it will be a major set-back for gay rights in America. In the spirit of...Read More


Too Much Hate

Filed by Sara Whitman | November 03, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

I drove up to Oakley, California Sunday to check polling locations and also went through Pittsburg, and Bentwood, all small towns north of San Francisco. It was the hardest day I've had here, by far. Everywhere there were Yes on...Read More


Still trying to prove something

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | November 03, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Today is the day when everything hurts. It was going to be the day when I caught up on everything computer-related, but now it's the day when everything hurts. Maybe I'll still catch up. At least it's sunny out and...Read More


How the Grinch stole Halloween

Filed by Bil Browning | November 03, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

It never ceases to amaze me how often our species tends to go overboard in our zeal for politics. The lengths some fervent supporters (or opponents, for that matter!) will go to is simply mind numbing. Case in point: iPhone...Read More


City of Fort Lauderdale Proclaims Gay Men's Health Weekend

Filed by Dr. David Fawcett | November 03, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

On Tuesday evening, November 4, Commissioner Cindy Hutchinson will introduce a proclamation at the City of Fort Lauderdale Commission Meeting declaring the weekend of November 7 -9 "Gay Men's Health Weekend." The proclamation comes on the eve of the Seventh...Read More


Congratulations to our L Word winners!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 03, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Congratulations to the winners of our L Word contest. Three Projectors won the Season 5 box set courtesy of Showtime Networks. I've e-mailed the winners, but if you see that you've won and didn't get your notification, be sure to...Read More


'TheCall': A day-long religious frenzy for Yes on 8

Filed by Pam Spaulding | November 03, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Saturday "TheCall," a 12-hour rally to boost support for Yes on 8, was held in San Diego's Qualcomm stadium. The festival of fundies believe they will save marriage, the homosexuals and the state of California by communing during the movement's...Read More


Julie Bindel and the Trans vs. Feminism Tug-of War

Filed by Mercedes Allen | November 03, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Feminism and transsexuality have long pushed each others' buttons. Feminism often seeks to break gender roles and stereotypes, break gender barriers, and yet transsexuality says that "there's something inborn in me that I can't escape or deny," at which point...Read More


FL Amendment 2 Video and How to Help Online!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 03, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Here's a great video from the folks over at Common Sense Policy that explains exactly how dangerous Florida's Amendment 2 is. It's an easy to understand video that really breaks it down as voters continue to go to the polls...Read More


What are we adding this week? Sarah Brightman

Filed by Bil Browning | November 03, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Don't forget to take our demographics survey! Not only can you help us target advertisers better, but you can win one of our largest prize packages ever! To win, simply complete the survey and enter your e-mail address at the...Read More


Hand Jobs! Beyonce is Bipolar! Lohan & Lash Blasts!

Filed by Michael Buckley | November 03, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Comment Questions: 1. Are you watching True Blood, Entourage? Real Housewives, Dancing with the Stars or any of the shows I am talking about? 2. Who is favorite singer (right now?) 3. What were you...Read More


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The irony that is John McCain

Filed by Ed Team | November 03, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"So the Republican presidential campaign is reacting to the criticism that John McCain views Indiana as nothing more than a flyover state by ...wait for it... having a hastily concocted rally at the airport. It's poetry, I swear." -- Blue...Read More


Make Election History

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 03, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Looking for a reason to skip work for a day? Here it is. Spend election day helping to get out the vote for Barack Obama....Read More