May 23, 2012

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Did My Marriage Cause Obama's Evolution?

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | May 23, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

We so wanted our marriage not to be a political event, so it was almost comical on our honeymoon cruise to read that Chan's home state of North Carolina voted to extra-double-duty outlaw gay marriage and a day later President Obama came out in favor. Read More


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Newt Gingrich & Cory Booker: Dragged Into A Conversation They Can't Hold

Filed by Terrance Heath | May 23, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

This strange political season gets stranger by the day. The song that comes to mind is from Culture Club's 1984 single, "Mistake No. 3," when Boy George sings of people getting "dragged into a conversation they can't hold."Read More


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Richard Noble Nearing End of His Walk Across America

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 23, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Activist Richard Noble is almost finished with his walk across America for LGBT rights. This beautiful video tribute of his time on the road shows the people he's met, the proclamations of support he's elicited, the joys and troubles he's overcome.Read More


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Summer Bilerico Internships Available

Filed by Bil Browning | May 23, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

We're currently accepting applications for interns to assist with running the site and learn the ropes of online publishing and marketing. We're seeking a couple of brave souls who'd like to learn about communications and marketing.Read More


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Gatsby Goes Glam

Filed by James Holmes | May 23, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

When I read over a year ago that Baz Luhrmann was doing a 3D remake of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby,' I had mixed emotions. After seeing the trailer, I'm feeling more excited than pessimistic. Read More


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What the Bain Argument Is Really About

Filed by Terrance Heath | May 23, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

The 2012 presidential election may go down as one of the strangest political seasons in recent memory, because the influence of the financial sector in politics, policy and the economy has caused Republicans to sound like Democrats and Democrat to sound like Republicans.Read More


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NAACP's Ben Jealous Talks About Org's Marriage Equality Vote

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 23, 2012 | 11:15 AM | comments

NAACP President Ben Jealous was on Rachel Maddow's show Monday night talking about the historic vote the full NAACP board took over the weekend endorsing marriage rights for same sex couples. For him, it's personal.Read More


Anderson Cooper: 'I Think You're Dreadful'

Filed by Bil Browning | May 23, 2012 | 10:45 AM | comments

During an episode of Anderson Cooper's talk-fest he interviewed Sarah Burge, the woman in the Guinness Book of World Records for having the most plastic surgeries. After the woman says she's encouraging her daughter to take up pole dancing...Read More


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Johnson & Johnson Partners with PFLAG

Filed by Ed Team | May 23, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

"As a Corporation that is committed to the health and care for all people, the Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies is focused on continuing to uphold diversity and equality through a range of efforts externally as well as...Read More


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White House LGBT Pride Reception: I'm on the List

Filed by Bil Browning | May 23, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Yesterday I was honored to discover that I've been invited to the White House on June 15th to celebrate LGBT Pride Month with President Obama.Read More