May 12, 2010

Grieving, Grooving and Growing

Filed by D Gregory Smith | May 12, 2010 | 8:00 PM | comments

When I wrote my last article "The Next Time You See An Old Man On The Bus," little did I know that my work as the caregiver for an 85-year-old man - with quite a delightful history himself - was...Read More


Is there a connection between Jim Webb and Elaine Donnelly?

Filed by Michael Hamar | May 12, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

My recent post concerning Robert Gates' outward insubordination on the issue of repealing DADT have triggered a number of comments and e-mails to me on the issue of Obama, Robert Gates and one of my U.S. Senators, Jim Webb of...Read More


Because... because...

Filed by Sean Martin | May 12, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

There's always a reason why things don't get gone in Washington. Always....Read More


Bad News

Filed by Sara Whitman | May 12, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Sorry, but I have bad news. I hate bad news. But you know, when I'm gone for a while, it usually means bad news. My sister starts chemo this week. It is hard to be hopeful, but hopeful is what...Read More


How Many Things are Wrong With this Picture?

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | May 12, 2010 | 4:30 PM | comments

It's seldom one finds a single image that explains everything that is wrong with patriarchal culture. Eureka! I think I found it! It's after the jump....Read More


Minimum wage

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 12, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

For this kind of money, I'd pretend to be straight too: Anti-gay psychologist George Rekers charged Florida $300 an hour to testify as an expert witness in a trial defending Florida's ban on gay people adopting. The state planned to...Read More


WTF?! Elena Kagan vs Chaz Bono

Filed by Bil Browning | May 12, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

This is one of those cases where I just don't know what to say because it is sooo very wrong. Just in case you can't read the quip at the top of TMZ's post, here's what it says: Solicitor General...Read More


ABC's Modern Family: How "Modern" is its Gay Couple?

Filed by Waymon Hudson | May 12, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Updated with Statement from ABC at the End of the Post It seems the internet has been buzzing with a debate that has been going on for some tim in our house after a recent episode of ABC's newest hit...Read More


Can gay columnists play homophobic?

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 12, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

Ramin Setoodeh has written an article in Newsweek that questions whether gay actors can possibly play straight. Good question! Sometimes I wonder if straight people can play gay, but then I realize that they're brave, open-minded allies if they do...Read More


Tallahassee: Leon County Passes Fully-Inclusive HRO

Filed by Nadine Smith | May 12, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Victory in Leon County! By a 5-2 vote, Leon County - home of our state capital - has added a sexual orientation and gender identity inclusive Human Rights Ordinance and added the protections to the county's own personnel policy as...Read More


Bilerico Sends Over 1,000 letters to Congress on ENDA, Yesterday

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 12, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Bilerico readers, you are amazing. Yesterday, I asked that you write letters to Congress in support of ENDA. I had expected a few hundred, based on my past guesses at participation. This time, using a site that tracks the number...Read More


Because one person felt I shouldn't be in the Navy

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 12, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: "Stories from the Frontlines: Letters to President Barack Obama" is a new media campaign launched to underscore the urgent need for congressional action and presidential leadership at this critical point in the fight to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't...Read More


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Best Friend Testimony: Elena Kagan is not a lesbian

Filed by Bil Browning | May 12, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"There is this assumption that people make at a single point about women who get to their 40s or 50s and never marry that it must be because they're gay. It's just usually that they don't get nominated for the...Read More


Michelle Bachmann on homosexuals

Filed by Ed Team | May 12, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

A YouTube impersonator goes crazy....Read More