December 23, 2008

Tidings of Comfort and Joy

Filed by Brett Abrams | December 23, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

'Tis the season. The View provided a small gift on its program yesterday. Judy Gold made a sensible point about the inconsistencies of marriage laws. Honestly, I have watched the show intermittently over the last few years and have never...Read More


A Novel Take on Marriage and Rick Warren

Filed by Brynn Craffey | December 23, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

Bob Ostertag, over at Huffington Post, has written an excellent article arguing that elevating same-sex marriage to the forefront of the LGBT movement is ill-advised both strategically and morally. Even more thought-provoking, he writes that rather than an enemy, Rick...Read More


Rick Warren's ridiculous damage control efforts

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 23, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

Rick Warren's feeling the heat and he's trying to dodge it. The image to the right will live on in infamy. It's Rick Warren at the Out off the Closet thrift store in LA with his new gay friend. It...Read More


Words Matter: Hate and Bigotry

Filed by Waymon Hudson | December 23, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

The intense discussion about the Rick Warren choice for the inauguration here and in the media has really been both enlightening and surprising. I've been overjoyed to see the concerns of our community get national attention (which is always a...Read More


Grandma Just Got Busted In A Drug Deal

Filed by Monica Roberts | December 23, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

Merry Christmas, Projectors! As an early Christmas gift to you, I'm presenting another one of my infamous song rewrites. I posted this on TransGriot, but this one needed to be shared with y'all as well. This holiday-themed one was spawned...Read More


Très belle

Filed by Kate Clinton | December 23, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Just got word of another piece of coal from Benedict the Pope for our gay stockings this holiday season. I heard if from the smoky voiced Sylvia Polgolla in Rome, so it must be true. To review: as far as...Read More


Why I don't donate to the Salvation Army bell ringer

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 23, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Stuff like this just makes me sick: Equality Texas mourns the death of Jennifer Gale, a 47-year-old transgender homeless woman who died yesterday. Jennifer's body was found Wednesday morning. She was lying in an outdoor walkway at the First English...Read More


Rick 'Bearing False Witness' Warren: What he really said on gays, pedophilia, incest

Filed by Matt Comer | December 23, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church, gave a message to his congregants recently. He addressed the controversy over the invite he received to lead the inaugural invocation. Addressing his repeated comparisons of gay relationships with incest and pedophilia, Warren said...Read More


Stories from the Helpline

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 23, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editor's Note: "Stories from the Helpline" is a recurring feature on The Bilerico Project, bringing in the personal accounts of Helpline counselors from The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a non-profit organization that operates the only nationwide, around-the-clock crisis...Read More


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The Bilerico Project logo

Filed by Bil Browning | December 23, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Several of you have written in about our logo changing for the holidays - especially when I was late with it for the winter holidays! We've trademarked the logo now, so that means we need all new images. (It's been...Read More


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To all the folks who think we're too angry...

Filed by Ed Team | December 23, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"You keep saying things like, "Just because someone is against gay marriage doesn't mean they're a homophobe or a bigot," even though there are no non-bigoted, non-homophobic reasons to oppose marriage equality. You say that equality for LGBT citizens is...Read More


12 Gays of Christmas

Filed by Bil Browning | December 23, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

What a tribute to the Rockettes... Radio City Music Hall will never be the same after the 12 Gays of Christmas! (Hat tip to Projector John S. for the video giggle)...Read More