December 4, 2008

Britney winners- and the contest isn't over!

Filed by Bil Browning | December 04, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

Congratulations to the winners in our Big Bilerico Britney contest. All prizes are courtesy of Jive Records and Bilerico Project. Way to go, gang! Winners of the full Britney album, Circus: Andy Bauer and Carl. We had three people that...Read More


Meet My Muse -- Editoria

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 04, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Literary critics make much of the difference between fiction and nonfiction. For me, both genres are equally exciting. For years my Muse was named Fictiona, who wears a power suit and likes good stories with offbeat characters. With her leaning...Read More


Marriage initiatives and mental health

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 04, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

If you're wondering just where those gays who are out there protesting were before the election, this study on marriage initiatives might help explain why: The researchers sorted participants into two groups -- those living in a state with an...Read More


Miami's Gay Bar Scene in 1974

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | December 04, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Miami in the 1970's was a great time to be young and gay. As my fictional alter-ego, Joe Martinez, said in one of his adventures, "Miami was a candy store for a young gay guy just out of the closet."...Read More


On December 5, I'm a make/shift reader...

Filed by Yasmin Nair | December 04, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

Hi everyone, On Friday, December 5, make/shift magazine will be making a Chicago appearance. On hand will be co-editors and co-publishers Jessica Hoffman (also a Bilerico contributor) and Daria Yudacufski, to discuss this amazing independent production (get a subscription, give...Read More


The Gender Gulag: Voices of the Asylum

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 04, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Kelley Winters, Ph.D. is a writer on issues of transgender medical policy, founder of GID Reform Advocates and an Advisory Board Member for the Matthew Shepard Foundation and TransYouth Family Advocates. She has presented papers on the psychiatric...Read More


Tour along the Mississippi

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 04, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

After a three-week whirlwind road trip along the Mississippi with Alberto, who came all the way from France to visit real America (he'd previously only been to fake parts of the country, like California and NYC), I'm back on the...Read More


His teeth are in the way of world peace.

Filed by Father Tony | December 04, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Dear Father Tony, The last guy I dated was six months ago. He broke it off with me but I thought everything was going along perfect. Finally he took my call and told me the reason. Sex. He said...Read More


The age of the U.S. Supreme Court - who will retire?

Filed by Pam Spaulding | December 04, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

John @ Americablog posted the current SCOTUS bench, noting only two were nominated by a Dem: John Paul Stevens, 88 (Ford) Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 75 (Clinton) Antonin Scalia, 72 (Reagan) Anthony Kennedy, 72 (Reagan) Stephen Breyer, 70 (Clinton) David Souter,...Read More


The Case of the Returning Jacket

Filed by Bil Browning | December 04, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

My God, Sarah Palin is the gift that keeps on giving. Remember that $150k worth of clothing that she didn't keep and donated to charity after the election? Remember how some of it "came up missing"? Ladies and Gentlemen, we've...Read More


My New Book "Dusk" Chap2

Filed by Abigail Hannon | December 04, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Inspired by Twilight and Harry Potter, Abigail's trying her own hand at writing a billion-dollar selling book/movie series. It's called Dusk, includes Ponicorns ( (c) Abigail) Vampires and recording engineers. For more head here....Read More


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Bilerico DC Meetup: The Red-Hot Details

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 04, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

Bil mentioned a few days ago that a gaggle of contributors will be bringing the Bilerico fierceness to DC for the LGBT Bloggers Summit and would love to meet you while in town. Here are the details: Bilerico DC Meetup...Read More


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No need to get snippy about it

Filed by Ed Team | December 04, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"This resolution adds nothing to the debate about the validity of Proposition 8. It is simply designed to get press coverage for the legislators involved. The California Supreme Court, at our request, has already decided to hear the challenges to...Read More


Richard Simmons takes off his tanktop and shorts!

Filed by Bil Browning | December 04, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Richard Simmons testifies in front of Congress on behalf of overweight kids or something. I didn't really listen; I couldn't stop staring and waiting for him to rip off the suit to reveal his pink...Read More