April 14, 2010

Like living in Bizarro World

Filed by Bil Browning | April 14, 2010 | 8:00 PM | comments

I still can't believe anyone takes Wacky Jackie seriously enough to back her run for Congress. I know Republicans are desperate to regain some semblance of relevancy, but their best bet is a tea bagging anti-abortion and anti-gay crusader? Seriously?!...Read More


Is GLEE Really A Friend of the LGBT Community?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 14, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

In yesterday's episode of Glee, there is a comment about she-males. The thoroughly despicable, cartoonish Coach Sue is seen cutting a nerdy male student's ponytail and utters "there, you no longer confuse me with your shemale looks". "She-males" is a...Read More


Joy: The Art of Soaking It In

Filed by Sara Whitman | April 14, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

When was the last time you felt joy? Pure, clear, heart totally full joy? I can remember being on the water in downeast cand coming up on a shoal where there were seals and suddenly a bald eagle landed, not...Read More


Homosexuality is something you're born with like red hair or a dead twin

Filed by Bil Browning | April 14, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

My favorite animated gay is coming back to the small screen next week when Comedy Central finally releases the The Drawn Together Movie on DVD. The animated show ran from 2004-2007 and featured several toon characters brought from their worlds...Read More


You've Got (Hate) Mail: Ex-Gay Faux "Intellectual" Conservatism Edition

Filed by Waymon Hudson | April 14, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Sometimes something so crazy comes through your inbox that you just have to share it. When the two major South Florida newspapers, the Miami Herald and the Sun-Sentinel, ran stories in print and online about our recent announcement about moving...Read More


Stand Up And Fight

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 14, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

I've been asked how it went yesterday, guest hosting Michelangelo Signorile's Sirius XM radio show yesterday. My response is I'm angry this morning. I can hardly sit and type while the bees are buzzing in my chest. I was surprised...Read More


Steny Hoyer says vote is coming on ENDA

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 14, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Add the majority leader to the list of Democrats saying a vote is coming on ENDA: Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer signaled Tuesday that the House is likely to consider legislation this year banning employment discrimination based on sexual orientation,...Read More


We pay our bills, we pay our taxes, yet we're still denied marriage access!

Filed by Davina Kotulski | April 14, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

The annual April 15th Tax Day Protest is the next best thing to the marriage license counter demonstrations on Freedom to Marry Day. This will be our 10th annual in Oakland, California. Grab a picket sign and head down to...Read More


Same-Sex Marriage in 2012? That'll Be the Day

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 14, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Patrick Connors is a self proclaimed uppity fag living in San Francisco that is legally married to a man. He is a freelance writer for The Snitch, a blog for SF Weekly. He is tired of...Read More


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Guess Who: New contributors!

Filed by Bil Browning | April 14, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

It's my great privilege this morning to announce that we've got three fantastic new contributors joining Bilerico Project today. These three men are real influences in the LGBT community and we're lucky they asked if they could make Bilerico home....Read More


Measuring Up: Indiana's LGBT friendly blogs

Filed by Bil Browning | April 14, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

I thought this was an interesting analysis of the state of Indiana's LGBT-friendly blogosphere. I picked 5 of the top queer owned or friendly sites and decided to analyze their traffic. The sites I chose (in alphabetical order) were: Advance...Read More


The Constipation of our Forebears: vintage Ex-Lax ad

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | April 14, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Strange to consider now but until the mid-20th century, people were convinced that constipation caused colds, flu, acne, mood swings, even appendicitis and that daily laxatives and/or enemas were preventive medicine. Of course, now we know that too many laxatives...Read More


Craig Lowe Wins, Narrow Margin Triggers Automatic Recount

Filed by Nadine Smith | April 14, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Moments ago, Craig Lowe got the most votes in the race for mayor of Gainesville and could become the first ever gay mayor of a North Florida city. Equality Florida Action PAC supporters contributed thousands of dollars and months of...Read More


Gay Evolution 7!

Filed by Sean Martin | April 14, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Sometimes it's better to accept the inevitable.. Click the image for a (much) larger version. And thanks to Father Tony for inspiring the new format....Read More


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Throckmorton: There are so many problems

Filed by Ed Team | April 14, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The mistake I made in that review is the same one NARTH makes in their recent paper and that this website makes. In my review, I summarized every study or anecdote I could find on reorientation without regard for the...Read More


Joan Jett: Going vegetarian will rock your world

Filed by Bil Browning | April 14, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Order a FREE 'Vegetarian Starter Kit' at GoVeg.com. Lesbian rocker Joan Jett made a PSA for PETA to urge people to go vegetarian. "Kick the meat habit, and see how it rocks your world! I'm Joan Jett, and I'm a...Read More