January 17, 2012

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We're Going Dark on Jan 18 to Protest SOPA

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 7:15 PM | comments

In solidarity with several other websites around the nation, Bilerico Project will be going dark for twenty four hours - from midnight Eastern Time on Tuesday to midnight Wednesday - to protest the Senate's proposed Stop Online Piracy Act and it's House cousin, the PROTECT IP Act. Read More


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Discussion: The Gay Rights Movement on Video

Filed by D Gregory Smith | January 17, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

The piece has come under some criticism for its heavy portrayal of white gay men (Dan Choi and Ellen DeGeneres excepted) and non-portrayal of bi or transgender persons. Watch it and tell us what you think.Read More


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An Open Letter to Karen Santorum

Filed by Annette Gross | January 17, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

I read that you are upset with the gays and feel that what they are doing to your husband is bullying. I can only imagine what it must be like for poor Rick knowing so many people don't like him for who he is. Read More


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Arcus Foundation Gives $23 Million for Social Justice Leadership

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Notable LGBT funder the Arcus Foundation has given Kalamazoo College $23 million to endow the "Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership." Former Director of the Task Force's Policy Institute, Jamie Grant, has been tapped to lead the center's programming and day to day operations.Read More


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Wolfe Founder & CEO Tells Online Pirates to Walk the Plank

Filed by Jenni Olson | January 17, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

Wolfe CEO and founder Kathy Wolfe illustrates in detail the grave situation of online piracy and asks for the support of LGBT movie lovers (who need to financially support indie filmmakers by compensating them for their work). Read More


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The Latest GOP Debate (in 100 Seconds)

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Here's last night's GOP primary debate boiled down to 100 seconds - which as about as much as it's worth. That was 100 seconds - not the 100th debate - no matter how much it feels like it.Read More


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Another Way to Fight Anti-Gay Discrimination

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 17, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Cracker Barrel's policy wasn't just homophobic, it was patronizing, elitist, and authoritarian. Read More


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Newt's Bane

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 17, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

It looks like attacking Mitt Romney's Bain resume has become the bane of Newt Gingrich's campaign. In his latest flip-flop, Newt wants a do-over on his own 28-minute Romney attack ad.Read More


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Indiana Issues Nation's First LGBT Youth License Plate

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Indiana has become the first state in the nation to issue a license plate designed specifically to raise awareness about LGBT issues. Read More


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Hate Groups to Protest Southern Poverty Law Center

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Looks like Porno Pete LaBarbera has finally found a cause he can get behind other than trying to get behind leather men at street festivals! Read More


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Mitt Romney's Entitlement

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 9:05 AM | comments

"It's awesome that Mitt Romney feels entitled to extra time in the debate to rant against an entitlement society." -- From the Twitter account of LOLGOP last night after Mitt Romney argued with the moderator that he needed more time...Read More


Jodie Foster's Beaver

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 9:01 AM | comments

Ricky Gervais' opening monologue for the Golden Globes included a sly lesbian innuendo joke at Jody Foster's expense. Speaking about her new flick Beaver, the comedian jokes, "I haven't seen it myself. I've spoken to a lot of guys...Read More


Ethnic Hunk [Posing Pouch Series 2]

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | January 17, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Second in a special five-part photo series this week, featuring handsome vintage muscle hunks in red posing pouches, ca. 1950s.Read More