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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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'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


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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


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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


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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


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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