August 12, 2011

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Weekly Reader: Obama's Alternative, UK Riots, & $80 for Sex

Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 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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Bert & Ernie's Big Love

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | August 12, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Why do we speculate on the love lives of puppets? Because it tells us so much about ourselves. Read More


Surprise! Republican Candidates Oppose Marriage Equality

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 12, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

Last night, the politicians vying for the Republican presidential nomination participated in a debate in Ames, Iowa where, obviously, the marriage equality issue came up. All of the candidates voiced their opposition to marriage equality. Read More


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MassResistence: Mitt Romney Is Really Pro-Gay Rights

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 12, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

I get the feeling those Religious Right Christians just can't stand Mormon Mitt Romney.Read More


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Economy of Desperation: The 'Sugar Daddy' Solution

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 12, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

In the new economy, we may all need a "sugar daddy."Read More


Rick Santorum: Gay Champion?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

How in the fuck can dipshit politician Rick Santorum - best known for his attacks on LGBT people - condemn the Iranian government for their treatment of gays and lesbians when, if given his druthers, he'd treat us the same way?Read More


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Gay Bar Seeking New Location Faces Opposition

Filed by Adam Polaski | August 12, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Eric Einstein, the owner of Pieces, a Greenwich Village gay bar, had no idea that moving to a different location would be so challenging. He's been struggling for the past seven weeks to galvanize community support for his liquor license, and he's hit a wall.Read More


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Jennifer Boylan on Trans Rights in the NY Times

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 12, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Jennifer Boylan's NYT op ed this morning on trans rights uses the metaphor of a ventriloquist's dummy. How apt.Read More


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Indiana Anti-Gay Lawmaker Offers Teen Boy $80 for Sex

Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

When I keep telling readers the Indiana's largest problem with their lack of LGBT right legislation is the large percentage of conservatives who are hiding their own sexual peccadilloes by using our community as a scapegoat for their own religious shame, I know what I'm talking about.Read More


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Fried Butter on a Stick

Filed by Ed Team | August 12, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I'm also excited to try some of that famous fried butter-on-a-stick, fried cheesecake-on-a-stick, fried Twinkies, etc. I'll enjoy them in honor of those who'd rather make us just 'eat our peas'!" -- Sarah Palin in an e-mail to her supporters...Read More


A Full House Fantasy

Filed by Ed Team | August 12, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Funnyman John Stamos shows us how to cuddle using Full House co-star Bob Saget as his demonstration dummy. At least someone finally put Saget to good use....Read More