July 29, 2011

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Weekly Reader: Japan's Lady Gaga, Gay Inc, & the Limits of Tolerance

Filed by Bil Browning | July 29, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every Friday I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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First Love

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 29, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Is there anything like first love?Read More


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Breathe Easy: Glee Favorites Not Fired

Filed by Bil Browning | July 29, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

Since Lea Michelle, Chris Colfer, and Corey Monteith's characters would be graduation after the next season, you can't expect them to hang around the old high school, can you? Apparently you can.Read More


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Amy Winehouse: She Cheated Herself

Filed by Terrance Heath | July 29, 2011 | 2:15 PM | comments

I can’t say I was surprised by the new of Amy Winehouse’s death. When I heard about her last concert, and saw the video, I thought to myself, “She has a year, maybe more, unless somebody does something.Read More


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Running Your Own Government: Why Pay the Military?

Filed by Don Davis | July 29, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

You will hear a lot of conversation about the consequences from others; today, however, you get the chance to be both the President and the Secretary of the Treasury, and get to decide for yourself exactly what bills the federal government should pay.Read More


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Top Surgery for Transmen: A Short History

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 29, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Why do Jackson, and other transmen, want to have this procedure, and what's the history of its development? Read More


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Is Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Japan's Lady Gaga?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 29, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Is Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Japan's answer to Lady Gaga? Maybe not. This single for "PonPonPon" is much more reminiscent of Pee Wee's Playhouse meets an INXS video.Read More


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Tim Gunn: Hillary Clinton Is Confused about Her Gender

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 29, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Project Runway host Tim Gunn appeared on comedian George Lopez's cable show getting laughs by dissing Hillary Clinton's fashion sense. "Why must she dress that way? I think she's confused about her gender. All these big baggy menswear tailored pantsuits."Read More


NYT: Acting Roles For Trans Performers Track Stereotypes

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 29, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

Are trans actors finally getting some respect?Read More


Scarlet Betch Episode 54

Filed by Jason Tseng | July 29, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

The latest and greatest in gay comic book news: X-men Schism, House of Mystery, Legion of Superheroes (hooray Power Boy and Gravity Kid! DC has its own superhero boyfriends!), Birds of Prey, Alpha Flight, Batgirl, Wonder Woman's pants controversy aka Pantsgate.Read More


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Bradlee Dean: Suit Protects Children From Homosexuals

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 29, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"They target children and I can't even say on the radio for 20 years what's been taught." --Anti-gay minister Bradlee Dean on the nationally-syndicated Alex Jones show, explaining that his defamation lawsuit against Rachel Maddow and NBC is aimed at...Read More


I Could Never Do This

Filed by Bil Browning | July 29, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

I'm terrified of heights and I've only gone to an amusement park a couple of times. Just watching this video from the front car of the new Japanese Takabisha roller coaster almost makes me lose my cookies. I can't...Read More