Entertainment: June 2013

Watch: Lady Gaga Sings National Anthem at NYC Pride

Filed by John M. Becker | June 30, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

Pop sensation Lady Gaga made an unscheduled appearance at a Friday night rally for NYC Pride. As you can imagine, she was a hit.Read More


Three Reasons Paula Deen Is Worse than Alec Baldwin

Filed by Michael Knaapen | June 30, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

Will Paula Deen and Alec Baldwin be treated differently? Yes, and here's why.Read More

Watch: British Wedding Flash Mob

Filed by John M. Becker | June 25, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

You've probably seen wedding flash mobs before, but this is the first one I've seen that takes place during the ceremony itself.Read More


Alienation & Orientation: Dissecting 'The Procedure'

Filed by Patrick J Hamilton | June 24, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

When you don't know where you fit, life's a lonely road, even with a partner at your side.Read More

Prince at TEDx: Mind the Gap

Filed by Bil Browning | June 18, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

Bilerico alumni Prince Gomolvilas did a TEDx talk earlier this year and the video is now online. Prince is a brilliant playwright and was, hands down, one of our funniest contributors to grace the site.Read More


New Marriage Equality Anthem: 'We Have the Right'

Filed by John M. Becker | June 18, 2013 | 9:30 AM | comments

Queer NYC-based rocker/songwriter and LGBTQ activist Samia has released a catchy new marriage equality anthem in anticipation of the Supreme Court's upcoming rulings on DOMA and Prop 8 and just time for New York City's Pride celebration. The song, called...Read More


Tone-Deaf: Michelle Shocked Playing SF on Pride Day

Filed by John M. Becker | June 17, 2013 | 5:00 PM | comments

In a shocking display of tone deafness, a San Francisco newspaper will present anti-gay folk singer Michelle Shocked live, in a free concert, during that city's Pride weekend.Read More


The Dumbest Answer in Pageant History?

Filed by John M. Becker | June 17, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

Utah's Marissa Powell gave an epically bizarre answer at last night's Miss USA Pageant. But was hers "the most nonsensical answer in Miss USA history?"Read More


OP(era) ED II: Top TENors

Filed by Michael Knaapen | June 16, 2013 | 5:30 PM | comments

The tenor is a mystery and a marvel: women love them and men want to be them, and vice versa. Here is a list of the ten greatest tenors in recent memory, rated from ten to one in order of awesomeness.Read More


'Call Me Kuchu' Documents Ugandan LGBT Activists

Filed by John M. Becker | June 16, 2013 | 1:30 PM | comments

The powerful new documentary "Call Me Kuchu" documents the struggle of the Ugandan LGBT community. Watch the trailer here.Read More

Watch: California Family Holds Funeral for Prop 8

Filed by John M. Becker | June 14, 2013 | 1:30 PM | comments

The Leffew family, whose son Daniel powerfully pleaded with Chief Justice John Roberts to support marriage equality, recently held a funeral for California's Proposition 8. Read More


Disowned Gay Man Blows Up America's Got Talent

Filed by Bil Browning | June 12, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

This video of America's Got Talent contestant Jonathan Allen made even my cold, crabby heart grow three sizes too big.Read More


The Ten Greatest Opera Divas of All Time

Filed by Michael Knaapen | June 07, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Opera lovers -- especially opera queens -- have very strong opinions about divas, which makes a lot of sense because so many opera lovers are divas. Here's my list of the greatest female opera singers in, ahem, recorded history. Don't be shy about sharing yours!Read More


Anchor, Meteorologist Trade Jabs on Live TV

Filed by John M. Becker | June 04, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

The next time a spouse, significant other, friend, or co-worker accuses you of being passive-aggressive, whip out this video and show them what real passive-aggressiveness looks like.Read More


They're All Smurfing Each Other

Filed by Bil Browning | June 04, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Well, of course the Smurfs support marriage equality. The only female in the bunch is Smurfette!Read More