November 15, 2010

Me, my Tea Party friend, and gay marriage

Filed by Drew Cordes | November 15, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

I am close friends with a Tea Party-attending libertarian. (I'll pause to allow gasps of shock.) Our friendship is sustained by the usual things -- common interests and hobbies, sense of humor, etc. We're both passionate about current events and...Read More


Oklahoma school won't let lesbian couple back in?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 15, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Two Oklahoma teens are raising a clamor because they claim their school district won't let them graduate after finding out that they're a couple. The Advocate has a story up currently, but it's a little unclear how the story relates...Read More


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Positive vs. Negative: The Truce is Broken

Filed by Mark S. King | November 15, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

The wary truce between HIV positive and HIV negative gay men is crumbling. We resent one another more than ever before, it appears.Read More


Gates Orders Probe Into Leak of DADT Survey

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 15, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Defense Sec. Robert Gates is not happy that findings from the Pentagon's survey on the impact of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" repeal were leaked and has ordered an investigation to find the source, according to the American Forces Press Service....Read More


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A giant thanks: My 100th Bilerico post

Filed by Phil Reese | November 15, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

I'm ready for syndication. Maybe I'll hit WGN or maybe a late night slot on the new Oprah Winfrey Network. With this post I hit the magic number: 100. This is my 100th post at Bilerico Project. Two years ago,...Read More


CNN: Jeff Sheng on DADT photos

Filed by Bil Browning | November 15, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Contributor Jeff Sheng's photography exhibit for his "Don't Ask Don't Tell" series not only opened in Washington DC last week, but it also landed him a plum interview with CNN: You've seen many of Jeff's photos on the site -...Read More


Can We Collectively Refuse to Grandstand? There's Repealing to Get Done

Filed by Jarrod Chlapowski | November 15, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Jesus. So Friday afternoon HRC put out a press release demanding the Pentagon release its study. NOW. In all caps, in case you didn't pick up on HRC's anger. This is the same day Tony Perkins freaked out over leaks...Read More


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Jocks are Sexy, Straps are Silly

Filed by Mark S. King | November 15, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

I'm at my locker, powdering my feet and cursing the gym for not having a blow dryer, when I notice a forty-something hottie undressing for his workout. He peels off his Calvins and reveals... a red jockstrap. Now let's be...Read More


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Reader E-mail: We're right wing bloggers

Filed by Bil Browning | November 15, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

From the inbox in reference to Alex's post last week about Susan Sarandon's defense of the word "tranny": From: Carol Message: Wake up boys and girls. Political correctness is censorship and not at all a liberal position. Please acknowledge that...Read More


Lame Duck Congress: Fulfill Your Promise On DADT Repeal

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | November 15, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Today is the first day of the "lame-duck" session of Congress, referring to the last Congressional session held before the newly-elected Congress is seated in January. It's expected to last about two weeks. Now is the last chance to see...Read More


Laurel & Hardy Slash Fiction: 1940s Tijuana Bible

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 15, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

"Tijuana Bible" is the slang name for the clumsy porn pamphlets produced in the 1940s for horny WWII-era servicemen in need of masturbatory aids. Women of easy virtue, group sex, and rampant fornication were usually the main themes but, just...Read More


The Critic's Foyer

Filed by Mark S. King | November 15, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

It's an honor to be "the new Alex" this week, filling in for our friend and posting three times a day. Now let's have some fun. I'm a freak for movies. Horror, obscure foreign, musicals... bring it on, baby (I...Read More


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Unexpected

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 15, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I have fallen in love with a wonderful woman and it was just so unexpected." --New Zealand TV personality Alison Mau coming out as bisexual...Read More


Street performance to Bjork

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video's old, but it's still cool. A street performance to "Oh So Quiet," performed here by Bjork....Read More