July 27, 2012

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The Dark Knight, Sally Ride & the Salvation Army [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | July 27, 2012 | 5:30 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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AIDS 2012: The Global Village

Filed by Mark S. King | July 27, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

It's time for a tour of the heart and soul of the International AIDS Conference: The Global Village. Thank God I'm a video blogger, because words escape me when trying to describe the colors and displays, and the committed people behind it all.Read More


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Transmen Exchange Vows in Illinois

Filed by Betty Greene Salwak | July 27, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

Last month I had the great pleasure of attending the wedding of someone I had known since he was little. This wedding was probably a once-in-a-lifetime event for me. It was the exchange of vows between two transmen. Read More


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Scissor Sisters Teach the 'Let's Have a Kiki' Dance

Filed by James Holmes | July 27, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

We finally have what appears to be the official music video for the Scissor Sisters' summer hit, "Let's Have a Kiki." Read More


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What Do You Mean By 'We', Mitt Romney?

Filed by Terrance Heath | July 27, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

So much for the Romney's being too well-bred to engage in the usual Republican racist dog-whistling. Granted, Romney didn't come right out and call President Obama a son of a "Kenyan anti-colonialist," but the Romney campaign is stepping into Newt Gingrich territory.Read More


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US House Efforts Stall as Senate Moves Swiftly to Support IAC

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | July 27, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

As a person living with AIDS, the actions of the GOP House leadership smack of the days when President Ronald Reagan refused to utter the very word "AIDS" during his time as President.Read More


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Lesbians In Space

Filed by Davina Kotulski | July 27, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Call me a buzz kill, however I think it's really a shame that Sally Ride was ashamed of being out about being a woman who was in a committed relationship. It's scarier to come out of the closet than it is to fly into space on a space shuttle?Read More


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Digital Library Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | July 27, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

A group of imaginative and well-intentioned people want to do the impossible and make books available to every American. This and other news you need to know to start the day!Read More


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Cameron Disses Romney on Olympics

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | July 27, 2012 | 8:30 AM | comments

Mitt Romney starts his trip through Europe on the wrong foot by insulting London's readiness for the Olympics, prompting snide response from British leaders. Read More


Obama Tells Kids: Hit the Books & Stop Watching 'Real Housewives'

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | July 27, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

The President tells students to apply themselves to succeed - followed by laughs and applause from the audience. Read More