March 12, 2009

Out, Proud, and in Elected Office

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 12, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

The past few days have been a whirlwind here in sunny South Florida for my husband Anthony Niedwiecki and me. Hopefully you've heard by now that Anthony was elected to the City Commission in Oakland Park, a part of the...Read More

Freedom to Serve Rally Friday, March 13th at Noon

Filed by Michael Crawford | March 12, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Nothing makes the case for the repeal of the anti-gay Don't Ask Don't Tell better than this article from the San Francisco Chronicle: The Army fired 11 soldiers in January for violating the military's policy that gay service members must...Read More

What We Can Learn From Rush Limbaugh

Filed by Rebecca Juro | March 12, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

There's been a lot of talk lately about Rush Limbaugh's level of power and influence in the Republican Party and the conservative movement, but there's another aspect to Limbaugh's rather sudden rise from radio star to bonafide political player that...Read More

Sex talk

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 12, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

The AP had a very interesting article this morning about a small-town Alabama preacher (with big-city megachurch preacher dreams) who's talking about sex for a whole month's worth of sermons and the controversy it's raising in that town. What's interesting...Read More

Drawing the line: girls wearing pants

Filed by Bil Browning | March 12, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

A lesbian student from has sued Lebanon Schools after her principal told her she couldn't wear a tuxedo to prom. The Indianapolis Star includes this explanation of the lawsuit: The Lebanon High School senior, whose name is not revealed in...Read More

Like HE said

Filed by Terrance Heath | March 12, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

Oh, boy. It's gonna be a fun eight years if president Obama keeps giving interview answers like these. First, he confuses and confounds conservatives by doing pretty much what he said he would do when he was just candidate Obama....Read More

Ted Haggard Attends "This Beautiful City," Watches Own Demise On Stage

Filed by Jason Tseng | March 12, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Tedd Haggard, the now infamous fallen pastor from New Life Church in Colorado Springs, CO, evidently built up the courage to go see This Beautiful City playing at the Vineyard Theatre in New York City (read my recent review of...Read More

General Outcry Expected

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 12, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: This guest post comes via The New Gay. Alex Blaze also wrote a post for the Bilerico main site which you can read here. Something deeply upsetting happened outside of Fab Lounge last week and we all need...Read More

Judge throws out confession in Angie Zapata case

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 12, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

The judge has thrown out the confession of Allen Ray Andrade, who's accused of beating Angie Zapata to death when he found out she was a transwoman. In the taped confession, he allegedly told investigators that he grabbed Zapata's crotch...Read More

Michael Crawford becomes a cover model

Filed by Bil Browning | March 12, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

What's better than an issue of DC's MetroWeekly? An issue of MetroWeekly with Bilerico-DC Managing Editor Michael Crawford on the cover! While most of you know Michael as a long-time Bilerico Project blogger and member of the Ed Team, you...Read More

Dr. Susan Love Recruiting an Army of Women

Filed by Dana Rudolph | March 12, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

It's LGBT Health Awareness Week. I therefore thought I'd post a piece I wrote (with slight variation) for Bay Windows as advance coverage for Dr. Susan Love's appearance at Fenway Health here in Boston this coming weekend. Dr. Love is...Read More

Is Mayor Fenty more cautious on marriage equality than was Mayoral Candidate Fenty?

Filed by Sean Bugg | March 12, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Earlier this week, D.C. Councilmember Phil Mendelson (At Large) released a letter (PDF after the jump) to Mayor Adrian Fenty urging him to move more expeditiously in applying the District's law on recognizing as domestic partnerships any legally formed relationships...Read More

Summer Fashion Rx for the Geritol boys

Filed by Father Tony | March 12, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Dear Father T, I'm feeling old and out of date. No one looks at me. What should I do? Model T...Read More

The Amber that furry built

Filed by Austen Crowder | March 12, 2009 | 9:45 AM | comments

Okay. So before we go any further with this topic, let's get the Big Three Questions out of the way. Yes, I own a fursuit. No, I don't have sex in it. And no, I don't believe I'm an animal...Read More

Pole Chicken

Filed by Nathan Strang | March 12, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

I don't hate twinks... just don't have much use for them. Its not secret that I love the bears; a beefier stock of man with a scruffy face and a furry belly is all I need to be happy. And...Read More

Commie homo-loving saints

Filed by Kate Clinton | March 12, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

I'm celebrating Ash Wednesday. Or is it Slumdog Millionaire's win at the Oscars?...Read More


Michael Steele on the gays... again!

Filed by Ed Team | March 12, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Well, my position is, hey, look, I have been, um, supportive of a lot of my friends who are gay in some of the core things that they believe are important to them. You know, the ability to be able...Read More

Lisa Lampenelli and Simon Cowell on Leno

Filed by Bil Browning | March 12, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Comedienne Lisa Lampenelli was on Leno the same night as Simon Cowell. She's an insult comic, but she's an equal opportunity offender. The beginning where she professes her love lust for Simon is hilarious. NSFW - language....Read More