September 6, 2012

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Pres. Obama's Full Remarks from Democratic National Convention

Filed by James Holmes | September 06, 2012 | 10:27 PM | comments

President Barack Obama's acceptance speech from night three of the 2012 Democratic National Convention.Read More


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VP Joe Biden's Remarks to the Democratic National Convention

Filed by James Holmes | September 06, 2012 | 10:25 PM | comments

Vice President Joe Biden's acceptance speech from night three of the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Read More


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Barney Frank Stirs Controversy at Last LGBT Caucus

Filed by Matt Comer | September 06, 2012 | 9:04 PM | comments

Log Cabins, Stonewall Dems respond to 'Uncle Tom' comment.Read More


Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Zach Wahls at DNCC

Filed by James Holmes | September 06, 2012 | 6:50 PM | comments

The following is a copy of a speech, as prepared for delivery, by Zach Wahls at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday, September 6, 2012.Read More


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Democrats Shift Focus to Middle Class, Immigration, Healthcare

Filed by Matt Comer | September 06, 2012 | 6:30 PM | comments

Obama makes surprise appearance at end of Clinton nominating speech. Read More


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Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper Speaks at DNCC

Filed by Matt Comer | September 06, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, known to many nationwide after the Aurora shooting tragedy and after wildfires struck his state this season, delivered remarks at the convention podium on Wednesday.Read More


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Where Are the Anti-LGBT Protesters at Dem Convention?

Filed by Bil Browning | September 06, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Since LGBT rights have advanced dramatically under President Obama, I expected to see even more of the Fred Phelpsian sort in Charlotte not less. Combined with the Party's historic endorsement of marriage equality, I assumed that the anti-gay nutjobs would be out in full frothing force.Read More


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Are Republicans Lying? Are Democrats?

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 06, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

I'm less concerned with whether these are purely lies, than with how they originate, and how we can stop the destructive effects they have.Read More


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Fall Bilerico Internships Still Available

Filed by Bil Browning | September 06, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

If you know you can handle the pressure of working with the crazy Bilerico team, you've got an itch to learn how to use the web for blogging and online activism, and you're a reliable self-starter, shoot me an email with your resume.Read More


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Personal or Political?

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 06, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

From the fortune cookie that came with my lunch.Read More


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Election 2012: Rhetoric vs Reality

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 06, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

What was supposed to be a "referendum" election according to most political pundits, with voters focusing on Obama's first three years in office, has quickly become a "choice" election, with voters presented with two vastly different visions for America. Read More


The Speech I Wish the President Would Give (But He Won't)

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | September 06, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

It's an issue close to the hearts and wallets of many Americans, and one that the new GOP platform attacks, using language written by none other than radical anti-LGBT hate-group president Tony Perkins.Read More


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The Bomb Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | September 06, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Growing up, I used to be afraid of the telephone. Never did I imagine though that pesky telemarketers literally had it out for me, as one Colorado man did after a bomb threat. Hello, operator? It's what you need to know! Read More


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Bill Clinton Cleans Up

Filed by Joseph Gentile | September 06, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton chides today's Republican Party for their intransigence toward cooperating with the current administration, putting policy before the will of the people in an address last night at the Democratic National Convention. Read More


Love Is a Dancer

Filed by Joseph Gentile | September 06, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

I'll admit it. I'm guilty of love in the first degree for the Gossip's lead singer, Beth Ditto too, but, I haven't brought a props to an impromptu dance party before,Read More