September 25, 2012


Happy Birthday Bilerico: Now Go Get a Job

Filed by Bil Browning | September 25, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Today is Bilerico's birthday. We've been a blog now for seven years. My first post wasn't pithy or in depth by any means, but everything changes.Read More


West Wing Cast: Down Ticket Voting Important Too!

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 25, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

The West Wing cast reprised their roles in a campaign ad for the sister of actress Mary McCormack, who played Deputy National Security adviser Kate Harper.Read More

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This Is What DOMA Discrimination Looks Like

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 25, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

My husband got a letter in the mail entitled "Notice Regarding Civil Unions in the State of Illinois." The letter laid out in stark terms exactly how the patchwork of rights created by the DOMA impacts same-sex couples in ways many don't even consider.Read More


Marriage at the Ballot: Beth & Valerie in Maine

Filed by Adam Polaski | September 25, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

In November, Mainers will be asked to approve the freedom to marry at the ballot. Beth Allen of Mainers United for Marriage and her partner Valerie are one of the couples who will be affected by the vote - read their story.Read More

Supreme Court

Prop 8 Update: Not on SCOTUS List This Week

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 25, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

The US Supreme Court did not include Prop 8 this week on their list of cases to hear.Read More


Flip Flop: Ryan Thinks We Shouldn't Reinstate DADT

Filed by Bil Browning | September 25, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

Someone cue the Log Cabin Republicans and GOProud to beat their chests and proclaim the Romney/Ryan ticket a smashing gay success.Read More


Fresh Air at 30,000ft Edition [What You Need To Know]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | September 25, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Mitt Romney on airplane windows, Paul Ryan on DADT, Minnesota's same-sex-marriage ban amendment, Fred Phelps' son gives an interview to Salon, Andrew Sullivan says Obama could be the Democrats' Reagan, and firefighters talk brotherhood and same-sex-marriage. Read More


Gaga: The Pope Doesn't Matter

Filed by Bil Browning | September 25, 2012 | 9:31 AM | comments

"I think that gay marriage is going to happen. It must. We are not actually equal - humanity - if we are not allowed to freely love one another... What the Pope thinks of being gay does not matter to...Read More

Leave Mittney Alone!

Filed by Bil Browning | September 25, 2012 | 9:25 AM | comments

Ever wonder how you could make Chris Crocker relevant to the 2012 presidential election? This drag queen is to the task as she parodies the famous "Leave Brittney alone!" video with a riff off Ann Romney's infamous "Stop it....Read More