December 10, 2008

No on "Gay Is Black"

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 10, 2008 | 9:00 PM | comments

"Gay is the new black." It's slick as a slogan, but dangerous as a dogma. I understand what its purveyors are trying to do with it. But it's dangerous ground to stand on, and already is blowing up in their...Read More


Agnes Scott College: Lesbians until graduation?

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 10, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Louisa Hill is a senior at Agnes Scott College where she studies theatre, French, and women's studies. Agnes Scott College, the supposed World for Women, has become the cesspool for Hollywood's C-list sequels. In my four...Read More


Huckabee: Words more important than human dignity

Filed by Matt Comer | December 10, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

Note: Hey all! Matt Comer here. Thought I'd give just a little introduction on my first post as a regular Bilerico contributor. I'm so excited to be among the list of your contributors here. I'm looking forward to the community,...Read More


Why Andrew Sullivan Blogs

Filed by Father Tony | December 10, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

This essay on blogging by Andrew Sullivan is almost flawless. There is but one question begged but not raised: Given the ephemeral, immediate and rapid nature of blogging, is it not performed more often than not by those afflicted with...Read More


Obama names out lesbian to key post; gay band to march in Inaugural Parade

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 10, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

President-Elect Barack Obama is set to make two more steps that show his commitment to including LGBT Americans in his vision for our country. Obama is expected to announce that he has chosen Nancy Sutley as his pick to head...Read More


Yes, there is a Biblical argument for same-sex marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 10, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Lisa Miller wrote up a defense of same-sex marriage from the Biblical perspective in Newsweek earlier this week that I haven't had a chance to link to. It's a lot of the same arguments that queer, Christian and Jewish theologians...Read More


Iowa marriage argument - good try

Filed by Nan Hunter | December 10, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Lambda Legal did their usually excellent job of lawyering with the challenge to the Iowa marriage law that was argued this morning before the Iowa Supreme Court. (Kudos to lead counsel Camilla Taylor!) But the court did not seem particularly...Read More


Cultivating Respect: New Project Brings PFLAG Parents Into Schools

Filed by Steve Ralls | December 10, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

PFLAG launched a comprehensive, community-based safe schools program earlier today to address a growing epidemic of anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) animus in the nation's schools. The program, entitled Cultivating Respect, includes training seminars for local parents and allies,...Read More


Are You "Calling In Gay"?

Filed by Jason Tseng | December 10, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

The latest in what is being dubbed "Stonewall 2.0" and the anti-Prop 8 activism, is a nation-wide call to action for queer people across the nation to "call in gay" and donate their free time towards the gay right movement...Read More


Marriage Community Forum in DC

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 10, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

After the passage of Prop 8 in California, more than 5,000 DC LGBT residents and allies marched to demand an end to marriage discrimination. But, how do we win marriage equality in the District? Prop 8 Passed, Now What: A...Read More


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Set another place for dinner!

Filed by Bil Browning | December 10, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

It's time to extend another warm Bilerico welcome to a new contributor! I'm happy to announce that Dana Rudolph of Mombian.com fame will be joining us here at the Bilerico Project. Dana is one of the leading LGBT parenting bloggers,...Read More


Miley Cyrus Got Run Over By a Reindeer!/Jennifer Aniston - Love You Potty Mouth!

Filed by Michael Buckley | December 10, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Comment questions of the day: I will read some of these live on Wed show! 1.What do you think of Mileys video for Fly on The Wall? If you could be a fly on the...Read More


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There will issue forth a great yawn

Filed by Ed Team | December 10, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Already, same-sex marriage has joined this list of departures from tradition. Ludicrously expensive crusades have served to limit its legalization, but it's still a de facto fixture of community life; and it has gained so dramatically in acceptance over a...Read More


A perfect day without a gay

Filed by Bil Browning | December 10, 2008 | 6:00 AM | comments

Wouldn't it be great if today actually happened like this? Somehow, I seriously doubt it....Read More