July 26, 2010

NOM Sign: Lynch Gay Couples to Save Marriage

Filed by Bil Browning | July 26, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

The National Organization for Marriage's "One Man, One Woman" bus tour hit Indianapolis today and the LGBT community came out to greet them. Since we're hospitable Hoosiers, of course, our welcome wagon outnumbered the small dog and pony show put...Read More


New Adventure!

Filed by Sean Martin | July 26, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

At a certain point, you gotta do what you gotta do to get readership....Read More


Interview with Erin Vaught on transphobia at an Indiana hospital

Filed by Austen Crowder | July 26, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Austen Crowder: What happened? Erin Vaught: Last week I was in Indy to see my doc and told him I was coughing up a lot of blood, and without divulging what possible conditions could have caused it (privacy reasons) he...Read More


Dan Choi's Promise Ring and Humanist Activism

Filed by Andrew Belonsky | July 26, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

To say that Netroots Nation got emotional would be an understatement: I cannot count how many times I saw tears, screaming arguments and a few outbursts that looked more like a breakdown than progress. These fervent outbursts are understandable: fighting...Read More


Sexuality and the Catholic Church

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 26, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

The Catholic Church is trying to sweep its gays under the rug again after Panorama, an Italian paper owned by prime minister Silvio Berlusconi, did a hidden camera investigation and found three priests living the gay life in Rome. A...Read More


Senator Jim Webb - A Soon to be Convert to the GOP?

Filed by Michael Hamar | July 26, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Having already done his utmost to alienate LGBT voters by his refusal to support DADT repeal, now Virginia U.S. Senator Jim Webb is working hard to alienate the minority vote by stating that affirmative action programs for racial minorities need...Read More


Here's your chance to do Father Tony (along with everyone else)!

Filed by Bil Browning | July 26, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

The contest to become gaytravel.com's Travel Guru is almost over, but you've still got time to vote for Bilerico's own Father Tony. The competition is very tight, but Tony's in the top three and your vote could propel him to...Read More


Judge says no to discrimination in Arizona

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 26, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

The state legislature and the governor of Arizona decided last year that the state's budgetary shortfall could be solved by cutting domestic partner benefits for state employees. Since they don't cost more than benefits for married employees, it only makes...Read More


Remember Chris Crocker?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 26, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

I was surfing to avoid working, and looking up random videos. I came across a beautiful young trans woman talking about the kind of hate speech that has been employed against her. Some people said they wanted to kill her....Read More


Another Classic Headline

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | July 26, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Giving that sumo wrestler/Snickers bar headline a run for its money, Reuters makes (intentionally?) funny use of two athletes' evocative names: The rather innocent article is here. As for the implications of this headline, I think it's pretty accurate. I...Read More


My favorite saint: Fiacre

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | July 26, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

It's such a shame that the Vatican limited the number of official saints. Because this one, Saint Fiacre, the patron saint of hemorrhoids, is my hands-down favorite. Is it me, or does he look a tad constipated?...Read More


I'm Living With 'Poz Face'

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 26, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: From San Francisco, Guest blogger and advocate Michael Petrelis reports stories the mainstream media choose to ignore. Michael has appeared on The O'Reilly Factor, CNN, ABC News, and National Public Radio. He has been quoted by The New...Read More


Oh no! My dog ate a bird!

Filed by Michael Buckley | July 26, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

I am in the mood to vlog so bare with me on these! LOL How often does your dog eat a bird?...Read More


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Hate is not a family value

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 26, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I have a message for our good friends who don't agree with us - a few of them are gathered out there on the other side - hate is not a family value." --Maggie Gallagher referring to LGBT activists...Read More


Best.Commerical.Ever.

Filed by Don Davis | July 26, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

So America's straight men have been...how should i say this...enjoying...TV ads for a certain piece of exercise equipment, the "Shake Weight". Even "Saturday Night Live" got into the act by offering the Shake Weight DVD. Now, for the first...Read More