Entertainment: June 2007

Queer music Friday - Queen

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 29, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

Here's Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody": And Freddie Mercury, in his own words in a statement released through his manager:...Read More


What the Buck?! Sports Edition

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 29, 2007 | 7:29 AM | comments

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Tom Cruise Wants To Buy Becks Balls! GAY EDITION!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 28, 2007 | 5:49 PM | comments

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OK, now why is she on MSNBC?

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 28, 2007 | 11:47 AM | comments

This video's making its way around the internet. Elizabeth Edwards called into Hardball to tell Ann Coulter to stop making personal attacks on her and her husband:...Read More


A Book is Born!

Filed by Sheila S. Kennedy | June 27, 2007 | 10:11 AM | comments

Okay--file this under E for ego, or S for Shameless Self-Promotion, but I am pumped! My most recent book, God and Country: America in Red and Blue is out--it's available through Amazon, and should be in your local Barnes and...Read More


Britney Spears Buys A Bird! Brad Doesn't Love Angie!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 27, 2007 | 9:21 AM | comments

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Starrbooty's lowest common denominator

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 27, 2007 | 6:43 AM | comments

Back in clubs in the early-to-mid '90s, we were all trying to invent our own histories, I mean I guess this is still the same but that's when I was inventing. We looked to club freaks we could only find...Read More


Late night weird

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 26, 2007 | 10:34 PM | comments

I really felt like I was reading The Onion when I saw this one, but it's from a legit news source. This gigondo elephant is supposed to represent pornography (not as material but as an abstract concept). I'm guessing it...Read More


My Botox: before and after!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 26, 2007 | 3:41 PM | comments

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Paris Hilton is the new JAN BRADY!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 26, 2007 | 10:05 AM | comments

And I messed up the "I BEFORE E" JOKE! Or I wasn't clear..... she did spell it wrong. She spelled it RECIEVING. I am a horrible speller too Paris! Loves ya!...Read More


Saturday caption fun

Filed by Bil Browning | June 23, 2007 | 9:54 AM | comments

Weekends tend to get a little slow around here. Our contributors and our readers are usually outside enjoying the beautiful weather. So while I go out and play today, I'll leave you with some "Caption This" fun. I'll check in...Read More


Queer music Friday - The Indigo Girls

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 22, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

Here's the Indigo Girls' totally awesome video for "Galileo": And Amy Ray, in her own words for "Daughters of the Moon, Sisters of the Sun", on being called "gay": I used to think about that sometimes mostly because my mom...Read More


Let us bow our heads for a moment

Filed by Bil Browning | June 22, 2007 | 3:00 PM | comments

Let's all take a moment to bow our heads and observe a moment of silence. Today is the day that Judy Garland died. The star beloved by gay men across the world (I've never understood it, personally) was found sitting...Read More


Isaiah Washington and T.R. Knight: Everything you know all over again

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 22, 2007 | 2:32 PM | comments

Well, Isaiah Washington's contract with ABC wasn't renewed, according to the network because of many negative events and actions. It's hard to separate it from all the bad press that's surrounded him calling T.R. Knight a faggot, so hard that...Read More


Any old gay will do?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 22, 2007 | 12:58 PM | comments

Who are two main names being circulated to replace Rosie O'Donnell on The View? Mario Cantone and Ross Matthews. Yup, apparently gay men equal women now... Jeremy from Good As You has the story and adds this clip: So on...Read More


Any old gay will do?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 22, 2007 | 12:58 PM | comments

Who are two main names being circulated to replace Rosie O'Donnell on The View? Mario Cantone and Ross Matthews. Yup, apparently gay men equal women now... Jeremy from Good As You has the story and adds this clip: So on...Read More


A gay senior looks at the hair whorl controversy

Filed by Don Sherfick | June 22, 2007 | 8:10 AM | comments

Last Tuesday fellow contributor Alex Blaze was critical of a study of what may well prove to rival Al Gore in terms of exposing another Inconvenient Truth: If you're gay or lesbian your hair is likely to go around the...Read More


The Fall of '55 -- Boise, Idaho

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 22, 2007 | 4:30 AM | comments

Wait -- could there be anything worse than sitting in a packed, sweltering theater with no ventilation at all? Oh, I know, watching a boring movie in a packed, sweltering theater with no ventilation at all -- that's worse. This...Read More


What the Buck?! Daytime Edition!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 21, 2007 | 5:41 PM | comments

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Gender policing, we need more gender policing!

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 21, 2007 | 2:46 PM | comments

In what is the biggest clusterf#%k of gender policing, misogyny, pseudonostalgia, and political misdirection in recent memory, The Dangerous Book for Boys has appeared on the American market. This book that's supposed to be a guide for boys, with information...Read More


The 25 Greatest Action Movies Of All Time!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 20, 2007 | 10:56 PM | comments

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Late night weird

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 20, 2007 | 8:15 PM | comments

The top 365gay.com story right now is about whether it was legal or not for US Marshalls to seize a tape recorder of a Scalia speech at a conservative Christian college. The "connection" is that he made several comments about...Read More


The Call for Submissions You've Been Waiting for

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 20, 2007 | 8:28 AM | comments

Please forward far and wide... WHY ARE FAGGOTS SO AFRAID OF FAGGOTS?: flaming challenges to masculinity, objectification and the desire to conform - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - As back rooms are shut down to make way for wedding vows, and...Read More


What the Buck?! REALITY REWIND

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 19, 2007 | 9:35 PM | comments

Recap of some of your favorite and least favorite reality shows! I watch this crap so you don't have to! TORTURE I TELL YOU! But my recap is fun! Enjoy! Love, BUCK...Read More


Another Independent Press Catastrophe -- The End of Punk Planet

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 19, 2007 | 4:21 PM | comments

I've always had mixed feelings about Punk Planet -- and punk, really. Punk was what I wanted to be in high school but I was too much of a faggot to ever get accepted among the purposefully downtrodden. I still...Read More


Tiny Toons cheer me up

Filed by Bil Browning | June 19, 2007 | 10:04 AM | comments

Ever wake up with such a bad case of the blahs that you knew you had to do something immediately to cheer yourself up? Yeah, that's this morning for me. When I was a kid (okay, young adult is more...Read More


Tiny Toons cheer me up

Filed by Bil Browning | June 19, 2007 | 10:04 AM | comments

Ever wake up with such a bad case of the blahs that you knew you had to do something immediately to cheer yourself up? Yeah, that's this morning for me. When I was a kid (okay, young adult is more...Read More


Happy Birthday Mary Kate & Ashley Olsen!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 19, 2007 | 12:24 AM | comments

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Fox (and CBS) not clever enough to "Evolve"

Filed by Jen Jorczak | June 18, 2007 | 1:38 PM | comments

Today, Trojan launches a new "Evolve" ad campaign that will run on two networks, nine cable channels, eleven magazines and seven websites. But, according to the NY Times, it won't be seen on Fox or CBS. Fox said that...Read More


Qomics for Queers just might become obsolete if it weren't for intergenerational lovin'

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 17, 2007 | 11:56 PM | comments

What a week! I'd imagine that I'd be blindfolded too if I'd been flying a plane and ducks attacked me on it. I knew these birds were striking after Sam here had their wetlands drained, but who knew that they'd...Read More


Qomics for Queers is basically an excuse for shameless self-promotion

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 17, 2007 | 10:59 PM | comments

Many of you know that about two months ago I started a side project to my work here at Bilerico, Qomics for Queers. That's where I snark the funny pages and try to point out every queer reference and innuendo,...Read More


A bit of Bleach fun

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2007 | 1:18 PM | comments

If you've been reading the blog for very long, you know I have a fascination with Japanese culture - and especially anime. One of my absolute favorites is Bleach - a show that still runs currently on Japanese TV but...Read More


A bit of Bleach fun

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2007 | 1:18 PM | comments

If you've been reading the blog for very long, you know I have a fascination with Japanese culture - and especially anime. One of my absolute favorites is Bleach - a show that still runs currently on Japanese TV but...Read More


A bit of Bleach fun

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2007 | 1:18 PM | comments

If you've been reading the blog for very long, you know I have a fascination with Japanese culture - and especially anime. One of my absolute favorites is Bleach - a show that still runs currently on Japanese TV but...Read More


Alexis Arquette: She's My Brother

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 16, 2007 | 4:08 AM | comments

It's amazing how glamorous a little press accreditation can feel, my favorite part is getting inside the theater before everyone else so that I can choose the seat of my choice! Soon the theater is packed with so many gays,...Read More


Homotopia: An Interview with Filmmakers Eric Stanley and Chris Vargas

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 15, 2007 | 7:31 PM | comments

Homotopia is a movie with sophisticated politics that revels in the lowbrow: bimbo revolutionaries, porn movie sexcapades, a Dolly Parton lip-synch, shaky-camera hijinks. While the movie purports to follow a group of queer malcontents as they plan to sabotage a...Read More


Queer music Friday - Savage Garden

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 15, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

You might remember Savage Garden as that one aggressively heterosexual Australian disco/rock band with the lead singer who came out years after they were famous, but I'll always remember them as that one aggressively heterosexual Australian disco/rock band with a...Read More


Shout Out to BILERICO.COM!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 15, 2007 | 4:52 PM | comments

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What the Buck?! SPORTS EDITION

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 15, 2007 | 10:48 AM | comments

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Reality Rewind and Suspension Update!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 14, 2007 | 9:14 AM | comments

Hey everyone! My account got unsuspended! Dick Clark Productions lifted their claim. They got a lot of letters!! Here are two videos- first one is REALITY REWIND covering some of my favorite shows! The second is me at home...Read More


Raggae stars sign pro-gay agreement

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 13, 2007 | 2:08 PM | comments

Three Raggae recording artists have agreed to stop being homophobic in their music. From UK Gay News:Beenie Man, Sizzla and Capleton had previously released anti-gay hate songs, including incitements to murder lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. They have now...Read More


What the Buck?! My Account Suspended and Tony Awards Recap!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 13, 2007 | 1:34 PM | comments

Hello everyone! As some of you know my YouTube account is suspended! I had a copyright claim for using a logo from So You Think You Can Dance. I am attempting to contact Dick Clark Productions to ask them...Read More


America's Got Talent?! Where? Reality Rewind!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 13, 2007 | 8:30 AM | comments

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Paris Hilton to stop "Acting Dumb"

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 12, 2007 | 5:42 PM | comments

I hope you enjoy and please subscribe to my videos at: www.youtube.com/whatthebuckshow There is "language" in most of my posts so please be advised my videos may not be suitable for children or work! hee-hee OOPS!...Read More


In San Francisco?

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 12, 2007 | 3:07 PM | comments

Starting this Thursday, Frameline will be having their annual LGBT film festival in San Francisco. Check out all the movies that they'll be showing here. The festival will feature Alan Cumming's directorial debut, a stand-up comedy film starring Kate Clinton,...Read More


You've got a gay!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 11, 2007 | 10:28 AM | comments

Let's start the weekday off with a short giggle. This clip from Family Guy is one of my favorites. Doesn't it feel like this is how a lot of our fellow citizens are being "educated" about us by their churches?...Read More


You've got a gay!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 11, 2007 | 10:28 AM | comments

Let's start the weekday off with a short giggle. This clip from Family Guy is one of my favorites. Doesn't it feel like this is how a lot of our fellow citizens are being "educated" about us by their churches?...Read More


Queer music Friday - Sylvester

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 08, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

Oh, this video always makes me feel might real. You really don't see pop singers willing to push the envelope like this anymore. Here's Sylvester's "You Make Me Feel":...Read More


Lambda Legal promotes strippers!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 08, 2007 | 11:43 AM | comments

Lambda Legal is running a toon contest! How cool is that?! The strips focus on the role of fair courts in our lives. Submissions were accepted and the entries have been narrowed down to the top 5 by celebrity...Read More


Paris Hilton Lubes Up for The Simple Life!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 08, 2007 | 10:51 AM | comments

I hope you enjoy and please subscribe to my videos at: www.youtube.com/peron75 There is "language" in most of my posts so please be advised my videos may not be suitable for children or work! hee-hee OOPS! PS: It's my...Read More


Isaiah Washington fired

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 08, 2007 | 7:45 AM | comments

From TV Guide:Multiple sources are telling me that Isaiah Washington will not be returning to Grey's Anatomy next season. An ABC Studios spokesperson confirms that the actor's contract option has not been picked up, but declined further comment. One insider,...Read More


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Coffee & Toast with George Michael

Filed by Ed Team | June 08, 2007 | 6:30 AM | comments

"Me, I don't want any children, I don't want responsibility. I am gay, I smoke weed and I do exactly what I want in my life because of my talent. I represent an ideal which others have had to let...Read More


Thoughts on the Consolidation of Independent Print Media, and My Place within This Madness

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 07, 2007 | 8:30 PM | comments

There's been a lot of turmoil recently in the world of independent publishing. In January, the Independent Press Association (IPA), advocate and distributor of hundreds of independent magazines, went bankrupt while owing thousands of dollars to individual titles ($81,000 to...Read More


Paris goes home

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 07, 2007 | 7:19 PM | comments

The person who just so happens to encapsulate 95% of what's wrong with America, Paris Hilton, just played her get out of jail card.We learned she got out of jail for a medical condition earlier today, but TMZ reports:Law enforcement...Read More


NBC wants Rosie

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 07, 2007 | 3:45 PM | comments

Fox News is reporting that they've got the inside scoop on NBC's hiring desires - and Rosie's on the top of their list. From them:Look out, ABC -- NBC wants Rosie O'Donnell in a bad way. New programming chief Ben...Read More


ABC Saves The World: The Ex-Wives Club

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 07, 2007 | 9:32 AM | comments

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Tim Hardaway's not sorry, but wants to put this whole thing behind him

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 06, 2007 | 11:21 AM | comments

Tim Hardaway wants to put his homophobic rant behind him. From New Orleans Times-Picayune:When asked about the comments, Hardaway said: "It was just a comment, that's what it was to me. It's over with. I don't think about it. ....Read More


So I Think I Can Dance!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 06, 2007 | 9:04 AM | comments

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Everyone D.A.N.C.E.

Filed by Bil Browning | June 05, 2007 | 1:27 PM | comments

I was cruising around on YouTube the other day and came across this great video. I'd never heard of the group or the song, but it's been stuck in my head for days now. I've even added it to my...Read More


Everyone D.A.N.C.E.

Filed by Bil Browning | June 05, 2007 | 1:27 PM | comments

I was cruising around on YouTube the other day and came across this great video. I'd never heard of the group or the song, but it's been stuck in my head for days now. I've even added it to my...Read More


Paris In Jail! Lindsay in Rehab! Britney Blogs! Paula Cracks!

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 05, 2007 | 8:31 AM | comments

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Will Ferrell and Sacha Baron Cohen are winners

Filed by Bil Browning | June 05, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

Will Ferrell and Sacha Baron Cohen kissUploaded by mjemec Congratulations to Sacha Baron Cohen and Will Farrell for winning the MTV Movie Award for "Best Kiss." I'm not a Will Ferrell fan and Nascar, well, let's just say I'm not...Read More


Turner Classic Movies filmfest

Filed by Bil Browning | June 04, 2007 | 3:23 PM | comments

The good folks at QueerSighted have an exclusive deal with Turner Classic Movies and are providing "rare movie trailers (many never seen by modern audiences), interviews with panelists like Armistead Maupin, Don Murray, Alan Cummings and Charles Busch, photos of...Read More


Marc Almond is coming back!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 02, 2007 | 5:31 PM | comments

Marc Almond, lead singer of Soft Cell and solo artist extraordinaire, is one of my pop idols. And he has a new album coming out this month! After Marc was in a horrible motorcycle accident in 2004, it was iffey...Read More


The Log Cabin Republicans aren't fiscally responsible

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 02, 2007 | 2:20 PM | comments

The Republican queers at Gay Patriot (part of the homo-bashing Pajamas Media blog empire) took a break from dissing the "leftist" HRC to give the inside scoop on the Log Cabin Republicans:My inside source from Log Cabin (Republicans) tells me...Read More


Queer music Friday - Dana International

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 01, 2007 | 5:00 PM | comments

Israel's awesomest trans techno star, Dana International and her video for "Lola": Dana, in her own words for the Israeli Press, on a group of Orthodox who disturbed one of her shows in Tel Aviv and had the performance canceled:I...Read More


Mike Jones' book to come out soon

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 01, 2007 | 2:32 PM | comments

Mike Jones, the male escort that outed National Evangelical Association leader Ted Haggard, is due to put out his book on the matter. From Colorado Confidential:Jones promised his expose would be heavy on the details -- and boy does he...Read More


Caption this fun!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 01, 2007 | 12:18 PM | comments

For your amusement, a little "caption this" fun... I'll update the post later today with the best caption someone can give to the photo! [UPDATE:] And the winner is... *drumroll please* Joe King with "I am sorry Mr. President, but...Read More


Teri Hatcher Beauty Secrets! Amy Fisher is Back! Dear Candy Spelling....

Filed by Michael Buckley | June 01, 2007 | 9:16 AM | comments

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Weighing the Internet: some very light reading

Filed by Don Sherfick | June 01, 2007 | 8:22 AM | comments

As I continue to ponder who to have Decaf and English Muffin with and how they might react to the presence or absence of "I Can't Believe It's Not Butter" on the latter (margarine and decaf are not a viable...Read More