January 13, 2012

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Psychopaths, the Supreme Court, & Shifting Sexuality [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 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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Clarifying My Role with Bilerico Project

Filed by Jerame Davis | January 13, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Some folks may not know the exact roles Bil and I play with Bilerico, so it seems like now is the time to make things explicitly clear; my new role in both politics and the LGBT equality movement require that.Read More


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Tone Deaf: Jean-Paul Gaultier's Gold Bar

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

This seems a little tone deaf as the world's economies institute austerity measures and several countries teeter on the verge of complete economic collapse. Jean-Paul Gaultier announced this week that he has designed a 1oz gold bar.Read More


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Palm Springs Gay Man Accuses County Sheriff of Discrimination

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 13, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

Palm Springs had been considered by many to be the "gayest" city in the nation, but there appears to be an antigay sentiment wafting through Palm Springs, too, some of which is overt and some more a result of lazy ignorance.Read More


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Newt Gingrich: The Truth Hurts

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 13, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Newt Gingrich launched some scathing attacks on Mitt Romney just in time for the New Hampshire and South Carolina primaries. Now, Newt is catching heat from conservatives for hitting a front runner none of them seem to like much anyway.Read More


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Avis: Reverse Sexual Orientation Discrimination?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

An Arizona woman is taking Avis Rent A Car to court claiming that the company discriminated against her by not offering her the same discount they offer to a handful of LGBT organizations.Read More


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Equality California Posts Job for Interim Executive Director

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 13, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Equality California finally posted its job opening and criteria for an Interim Executive Director.Read More


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Trevor Project Intern Takes His Own Life

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Teenage Trevor Project intern, EricJames Borges, took his own life this week after years of bullying from schoolmates and his family. The young man was a budding filmmaker and had created an It Gets Better video just last month.Read More


Big Man: Vintage Bodybuilder

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | January 13, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Guessing this is circa 1950s-1960s. His leg development is as interesting as his posing pouch. Mmmm. Beefcake!Read More


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Blame teh Gayz: Pat Buchanan Feels Sorry for Pat Buchanan

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 9:27 AM | comments

"Look, for a long period of time the hard left, militant gay rights groups, militant -- they call themselves civil rights groups, but I'm not sure they're concerned about civil rights -- people of color, Van Jones, these folks and...Read More


A Short Reminder for the History Channel

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 9:23 AM | comments

Jerame and I have long complained to each other, "What the hell happened to the History Channel?" After all, it seems the cable channel shows are about anything but real history anymore. Aliens, mystical ancient cultures, the life of...Read More


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Romney Wins the 1 Percent

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 13, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Mitt's having enough trouble "sealing the deal" with the GOP base, which at least starting to exhibit some resignation to or willingness to settle for Romney as their nominee. Now, he's auditioning for the job of "sealing the deal" with the rest of the country. Read More