January 25, 2009

Hulu Sunday: Reba goes lesbian

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 25, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

In this episode of Reba, Reba pretends to be a lesbian to help her son-in-law score an agent. I love how they pretty awkwardly avoid the word "lesbian" for a while, and then start dropping it right and left. Also...Read More


Would It Kill You To Look Like A Man? Transgender Employees in Indiana

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | January 25, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Judge Robert L. Miller, a Reagan appointee who sits on the federal district court for the Northern District of Indiana, has recently issued yet another curious decision in the case of Creed v. Family Express Corp. Amber Creed was fired...Read More


Knowing Our Enemy: A Closer Look at the Yes on 8 Lobby

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | January 25, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

In war, it's the basic axiom that you can't win if you don't know your enemy. Clearly, we who opposed Prop 8 don't know our enemy well enough. If we had, we could have gotten Prop 8 defeated. And the...Read More


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The Day I Saved a Life

Filed by Guest Blogger | January 25, 2009 | 1:00 PM | 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


If Sam Adams can lose his job for having sex, what about us?

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | January 25, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Sam Adams, the Mayor of Portland, OR, admitted this week that he engaged in a consensual sexual relationship with an 18 year old. Now he faces editorials and rallies calling for his resignation, and a few of each in his...Read More


Songs for Sunday

Filed by Bil Browning | January 25, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Yes, it's time for the triumphant return of the Songs for Sunday game. The rules are simple: I'll leave you the ten songs most recently played on my mp3 player. You leave yours in the comment section. Then we compare...Read More


Gamma Mu Foundation Announces Scholarship Opportunity for Gay Men in Rural America

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | January 25, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

The Gamma Mu Social organization, founded over 40 years ago to support unmet needs of the gay community, primarily in rural parts of the country, have announced a scholarship opportunity for gay men under the age of 35. "The Gamma...Read More


99 Problems, But a Bush Ain't One

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 25, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

At the Obama campaign staff party during inauguration week Jay-Z performed 99 Problems changing a crucial line of the song. As you can see in this clip, the song captured the mood of the audience and frankly the rest...Read More


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Mr. President, I Hope for...

Filed by Ed Team | January 25, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

...the beginning of a more participatory kind of citizenship--activist civics--as we all talk about our government, write to our representatives (including you), contribute our time to service projects and other works. I hope that the age of "I'm gonna...Read More