November 26, 2008

Alicia's Dream

Filed by Father Tony | November 26, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

Dear Father Tony, I had the same dream three times and it is bugging me. In it, I am in the kitchen standing next to the ironing board and I'm holding the iron and I'm sort of smiling in...Read More


My God, this sounds familiar

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

Oh, did you hear that the state pension funds have lost $5 billion? Wish someone had brought this up when it had only lost $1 billion. Oh, wait....Read More


Candace Gingrich on Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 26, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

A few weeks back Keith Olbermann made on of his trademark commentaries about the passage of Prop 8 and the stripping away of marriage rights from same-sex couples in California. Last night Olbermann re-visited the subject in an interview with...Read More


What Are Your Plans for Black Friday?

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | November 26, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

Thanksgiving is almost here! And that typically means the release of big box office hits, like "MILK," and shopping the day after Thanksgiving. Even though I generally love to shop and will accept any excuse to go, I avoid shopping...Read More


Remembering Two-Spirits this Thanksgiving

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | November 26, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

Ed Note: This is a reprint from last year's Thanksgiving post. Rev Monroe adds, "It's always timely in my opinion, because not enough it said about this." As I prepare for the Thanksgiving holiday, I am reminded of the autumnal...Read More


An Interesting Social Experiment

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 26, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

I recently came across an interesting blog post over at Religion Dispatches. Tom Ackerman published his "Marriage Manifesto", which is a fun little social experiment and statement that I think I might try during this holiday season. Ackerman decides to...Read More


The habit of asking questions

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 26, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Brett Abrams is Historian in Residence at American University in addition to his work with the National Archives. A ravenous devourer of movies, plays and books, he focused his doctoral studies on gender, sexuality and culture...Read More


Marriage, Polygamy and Gays

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | November 26, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

One of the religious right's standard splutterings is that legalizing same-sex marriage will open the door to legalizing polygamy. Many of us have dismissed these splutterings as just another boogeyman that the right is conjuring up...one that will make voters...Read More


Q&A with author Brett L. Abrams

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Author Brett Abrams was kind enough to sit through a text interview for the Bilerico Project. His new book Hollywood Bohemians: Transgressive Sexuality and the Selling of the Movieland Dream, is a fascinating glimpse into some of the LGBT history...Read More


The Power of Gratitude

Filed by Dr. David Fawcett | November 26, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

The holidays, and especially Thanksgiving, are supposed to reflect the principle of gratitude, being thankful for the people, places, and things that have blessed our lives. But, ironically, in these uncertain times blessings may appear to be in short supply....Read More


Hollywood Bohemians

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

I've got a great contest for everyone today. Trust me - you'll want this one! Brett Abrams' Hollywood Bohemians: Transgressive Sexuality and the Selling of the Movieland Dream is a fabulous resource for the drama queen in all of us....Read More


Miley Cyrus Gets Spanked at AMA'S By Beyonce, Pink, & Lennox

Filed by Michael Buckley | November 26, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch What did you think of the American Music Awards? Let me hear your review! What was your favorite moment? Live Shows! SUN AND WED 10pm EST! Please subscribe for email updates! Come early! Stay late!...Read More


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Everyone else says different

Filed by Ed Team | November 26, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"...Reports and studies find that there are no differences in the parenting of homosexuals or the adjustment of their children. These conclusions have been accepted, adopted and ratified by the American Psychological Association, the American Psychiatry Association, the American Pediatric...Read More


Margaret Cho and the Mormons

Filed by Bil Browning | November 26, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Margaret Cho sings a dirty ditty about the Mormon church at a California Prop 8 protest....Read More