November 16, 2010

If Congress were a high school...

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

If Congress were a high school, this funny banner would be right at home. Of course, you'd have to update the year to 2010, but that seems like a lot of work. Maybe we should just re-use this one. It...Read More


Freddy Phelps Is Comin' To Jersey

Filed by Rebecca Juro | November 16, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

I mean literally, like practically in my own backyard. This Saturday, North Brunswick Township High School, which I attended here in central New Jersey, will be presenting a performance of "The Laramie Project". The Westboro Baptist Church has announced they...Read More


My T-cells Could Use a Facelift

Filed by Mark S. King | November 16, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Can I still complain about getting older if I was supposed to be dead twenty years ago? That's the dilemma of aging HIV positive guys like me. Feeling victorious over AIDS only takes your self esteem so far; there's no...Read More


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Foxy Boxers in Long Skirts: Antique photo

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 16, 2010 | 4:30 PM | comments

Beautiful gem of a photo, have no idea where or when it took place but will guess it was shot between 1905-1920 in small-town America. The fighters are laughing but the gents in the straw hats look like they are...Read More


Jon Stewart: It Gets Worse

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

Last night's Daily Show episode had a segment on John McCain and the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell. He brings in the public service announcement that showed Cindy McCain saying she supported repeal, Senator McCain's flip-flop on repeal, and...Read More


Jesus is King

Filed by Mike Rogers | November 16, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Please forgive me. I stole the idea from Rachel's show. Poland has a giant Jesus. There is some debate as to whether this is the tallest one or not. I think I know where they got the model from....Read More


IN Republicans will fight for marriage amendment

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Fresh on the heels of a Republican sweep of Indiana's state legislature comes news that conservatives will once again try to push an amendment to ban same-sex marriage. Rep Chet Culver, long a proponent of anti-gay discrimination, has promised to...Read More


Top 5 Most Adorable Animal Videos

Filed by Mark S. King | November 16, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

My partner, the corporate CEO with the Italian power suits, is on the couch in his underwear, nuzzling our dog Pebbles adoringly. "I love my good girl so much," he says, his voice a childish coo. "I wish she was...Read More


Rachel Maddow on Two-Faced John McCain

Filed by Karen Ocamb | November 16, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

During Andrea Mitchell's morning show on MSNBC Monday morning, the veteran journalist told her guest Sen. Joe Lieberman that she was "stunned" watching Lieberman's friend Sen. John McCain on Meet the Press where he said he would only follow the...Read More


And all is right in the Bilerico universe

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

If you follow me on Twitter or we're friends on Facebook, you've seen how upset I've been that I had to leave my beloved PB Kitty in Indianapolis when we moved to DC. Originally she was staying in our house...Read More


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Love letter from DC: 'You Are Sick People'

Filed by Gloria Nieto | November 16, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

I got this love letter today from someone in DC. To: Ms. Gloria Nieto, Mr. Bevan Dufty, Mr. Michael Petrelis, Ms. Masen Davis, Mr. Rick Jacobs, Mr. Randy Allgaier, and Mr. Matthew S. Bajko CC: Rep. James E. Clyburn Dear...Read More


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Dancing Away the Sins of the Mother

Filed by Mark S. King | November 16, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

In the end, it doesn't matter if Bristol Palin is eliminated tonight on Dancing with the Stars or if she goes on to win the mirrored ball trophy. She has already done something amazing: she made me forget who her...Read More


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An old antiquated way of thinking

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's like an old antiquated way of thinking that you can't have anymore. Some of the most valuable people in my life are gay. People that bring magical, amazing gifts and contributions to my life. I would say to kids...Read More


What do you think? Drag queen?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 16, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Hmmm. A man is shopping for women's clothes during a big sale and makes an entirely inappropriate comment live on TV. I'm thinking 'drag queen'. Anyone else?...Read More