Entertainment: February 2007

Cleaning out the files - more non-SJR-7 diversion (almost)

Filed by Don Sherfick | February 27, 2007 | 11:15 AM | comments

One thing I've discovered since becoming a contributor to this site, and searching the Internet for links or other material to support or embellish my offerings, is that I've managed to pick up some odds and ends that don't quite...Read More


Qomics for Queers - Belated Presidents' Day Edition

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 25, 2007 | 10:00 AM | comments

I begin every week with a sense of dread about the upcoming QfQ post, rooted in a fear that there might not be any queer comics the entire week. What if every one of the comics' artists are completely aware...Read More


George Takei on Tim Hardaway

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2007 | 6:44 AM | comments

Okay, if the William Shatner roast didn't clue you in to George Takei's sense of humor this will....Read More


George Takei on Tim Hardaway

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2007 | 6:44 AM | comments

Okay, if the William Shatner roast didn't clue you in to George Takei's sense of humor this will....Read More


George Takei on Tim Hardaway

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2007 | 6:44 AM | comments

Okay, if the William Shatner roast didn't clue you in to George Takei's sense of humor this will....Read More


Who knew?

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 20, 2007 | 7:49 PM | comments

Gavin Newsom has a musically talented cousin. Here's Joanna Newsom's Peach, Plum, Pear:...Read More


Amendment advertising

Filed by Bil Browning | February 19, 2007 | 9:06 AM | comments

In other states the various Equality groups have been able to raise enough money to do targeted TV, radio and print ads. Unfortunately, the Indiana LGBT community hasn't come up with that much fire power. If SJR-7 makes it out...Read More


Qomics for Queers - The Office Closet Case

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 18, 2007 | 2:43 PM | comments

While it's easy for the rest of us (or maybe just me) to judge the comics as not quite queer enough, when you think about them as being stuck in a time-warp, you realise you have to look a little...Read More


Friday night funny

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 16, 2007 | 8:37 PM | comments

I just can't get enough Haggard-related humor:...Read More


The gentleman's candy bar

Filed by Bil Browning | February 16, 2007 | 5:58 AM | comments

I loved this Jimmy Kimmel spoof of the infamous Snickers commercial and thought I'd share it with you. If you're going to make gay jokes to sell your teeth rotting product, at the very least make it funny instead...Read More


The gentleman's candy bar

Filed by Bil Browning | February 16, 2007 | 5:58 AM | comments

I loved this Jimmy Kimmel spoof of the infamous Snickers commercial and thought I'd share it with you. If you're going to make gay jokes to sell your teeth rotting product, at the very least make it funny instead...Read More


Why'd Mr. Hardaway have a fit?

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 15, 2007 | 9:55 PM | comments

Well, if you've checked out the gay media at all today, you've seen the remarks made by Tim Hardaway today concerning John Amaechi's coming out. Of course, it's all about the locker room:If you have 12 other ballplayers in your...Read More


Dungy story still has legs

Filed by Bil Browning | February 15, 2007 | 7:03 PM | comments

The story about Tony Dungy fundraising for the Indiana Family Institute is still trickling into the mainstream media. Notice this story from CBS Sportsline called, "Don't ask, don't dwell: This will be acknowledged, then ignored." What it tells us is...Read More


Blog Wars: Indy Style

Filed by Jerame Davis | February 15, 2007 | 3:05 PM | comments

This is too funny to leave alone... It seems that Jennifer Wagner of Taking Down Words (and former bilerico.com contributor) and Matt Tully of the Indy Star (and his own semi-blog) are having a bit of a blog war. Wednesday,...Read More


"I am homophobic"

Filed by Bil Browning | February 15, 2007 | 10:59 AM | comments

Former NBA player Tim Hardaway isn't holding anything back when it comes to bigotry and hate. In a radio interview with a Miami radio station, Hardaway - a Heat guard - was asked about his views on gays and lesbians...Read More


Ted sends hearts and kisses!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 14, 2007 | 7:51 PM | comments

(Superhumongously big hat tip to prettyontheoutside.com)...Read More


Yay for Love

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 14, 2007 | 5:13 PM | comments

Oh, it's just too much! Have a good Valentine's Day everyone, and there's a Hershey's Kiss for each of you in your construction-paper bags. If you're happily single like me, you can waste some time here. I'm going to...Read More


Late night funny

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 12, 2007 | 11:59 PM | comments

I wonder if this guy has a problem with bathhouses that give discounts to the under 25 crowd? Feministing has more on this Steve Horner....Read More


Laugh Out Loud

Filed by Bil Browning | February 12, 2007 | 2:20 PM | comments

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Homosexuality might just be for you!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 12, 2007 | 11:19 AM | comments

Are you a straight bilerico reader who's having relationship problems? This mock infomercial might just have the solution for you! Don't you think that sometimes the wingnuts that claim homosexuality is a choice must think this is how it happens?...Read More


Qomics for Queers: Beating around the Bush

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 11, 2007 | 5:24 PM | comments

Did you ever notice that Comic strips fall far behind every other medium out there when it comes to any representation of queer people? Sure, the political cartoons seem to realise we exist, but the joke-a-days and soaps printed in...Read More


Dungy story makes the mainstream media!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 11, 2007 | 10:47 AM | comments

The story about Tony Dungy fundraising for the Indiana Family Institute has finally reached the mainstream media. The Philadelphia Inquirer has an article running that talks about Dungy's overt born-again Christianity and what it means to fans. Think the Indy...Read More


Boston Legal ex-gay episode

Filed by Bil Browning | February 10, 2007 | 10:40 AM | comments

If you're a regular reader, you'll remember that my favorite TV show is Boston Legal. It is hysterically funny and often shows a moral compass. One of the best episodes of the show aired this week. It featured a gentleman...Read More


Anything you girls won't eat

Filed by Bil Browning | February 08, 2007 | 6:30 AM | comments

Copyright 1990 Andrea Natalie Do you remember OutWeek magazine? It reached its pinnacle around 1990 when it was the magazine about gay life. They broke several stories about AIDS and featured noted staff and contributors like Larry Kramer, Michelangelo...Read More


NBA player comes out

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2007 | 9:28 PM | comments

The first NBA player will soon come out of the closet. Well, ex-NBA player - he's retired. John Amaechi, who played for Cleveland, Utah and Orlando in his five years in the NBA, will throw the closet doors open in...Read More


Did Mr. Deity really help the Colts?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2007 | 11:50 AM | comments

With all the hullabaloo over Tony Dungy and the Colts' recent brushes with homophobia, I thought that this was really funny. In the clip, God (Mr. Deity) holds a press conference to talk about whether or not he really helps...Read More


On God and football outcomes

Filed by Don Sherfick | February 07, 2007 | 9:10 AM | comments

All of the discussion concerning Tony Dungy's referencing God as an important, if not decisive force in the Colts' Superbowl success leads me to offer this insightful Andrew Sullivan post yesterday. It doesn't deal directly with divine sports intervention, but...Read More


On God and football outcomes

Filed by Don Sherfick | February 07, 2007 | 9:10 AM | comments

All of the discussion concerning Tony Dungy's referencing God as an important, if not decisive force in the Colts' Superbowl success leads me to offer this insightful Andrew Sullivan post yesterday. It doesn't deal directly with divine sports intervention, but...Read More


Snickers goes nuts with the Colts

Filed by Bil Browning | February 06, 2007 | 7:29 PM | comments

If you blinked you might have missed this story. I didn't get a chance to blog about it yesterday and by now it's a completely different story. Think back to Sunday's game. Do you remember the Snickers commercial that showed...Read More


What the buck?!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 06, 2007 | 2:10 PM | comments

The recent announcement that David Beckham would be moving to California to play for a US soccer team still has the LGBT world all a twitter. After all, Becks is sexy as hell and his anorexic, post-Spice Girls, fashion...Read More


What the buck?!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 06, 2007 | 2:10 PM | comments

The recent announcement that David Beckham would be moving to California to play for a US soccer team still has the LGBT world all a twitter. After all, Becks is sexy as hell and his anorexic, post-Spice Girls, fashion...Read More


Put your hands up

Filed by Bil Browning | February 04, 2007 | 4:13 PM | comments

A small musical interlude since most of Indiana will be tuning into tonight's Superbowl. It does have a gay correlation, don't worry. *grins* I think it really goes to show how far culture has come as a whole. This...Read More


Put your hands up

Filed by Bil Browning | February 04, 2007 | 4:13 PM | comments

A small musical interlude since most of Indiana will be tuning into tonight's Superbowl. It does have a gay correlation, don't worry. *grins* I think it really goes to show how far culture has come as a whole. This...Read More


Put your hands up

Filed by Bil Browning | February 04, 2007 | 4:13 PM | comments

A small musical interlude since most of Indiana will be tuning into tonight's Superbowl. It does have a gay correlation, don't worry. *grins* I think it really goes to show how far culture has come as a whole. This...Read More


Crocodile hunter meets his match

Filed by Bil Browning | February 03, 2007 | 7:05 AM | comments

This really funny clip had me laughing the whole time. I think Steve Irwin was a little confused to start with but by the end he was laughing along and having a good time. Just a giggle to start...Read More


Crocodile hunter meets his match

Filed by Bil Browning | February 03, 2007 | 7:05 AM | comments

This really funny clip had me laughing the whole time. I think Steve Irwin was a little confused to start with but by the end he was laughing along and having a good time. Just a giggle to start...Read More


Teresa Lubbers and Jeff Drozda?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 03, 2007 | 6:00 AM | comments

Copyright 2007 David Honig David sent this in yesterday and asked me to mention his new site for "lefty cartoonists," Left 'Toon Lane. You can submit your own 'toons at the site - they've had a few cartoons picked...Read More


Don hits it big

Filed by Bil Browning | February 01, 2007 | 8:38 AM | comments

Don's post about Tony Dungy and the Indiana Family Institute is still taking the nation by storm! With the help of readers who are helping to keep the story alive, yesterday the story landed on three huge websites: The Huffington...Read More