Media: December 2007

More Lies About our History

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 30, 2007 | 7:39 AM | comments

The House of Representative's unfortunate Christmas resolution reveals -- yet again -- that many Americans have no clue what a republic is, even though we all live in one. The clueless include many who serve in public office, though they...Read More


You Say You Want a Resolution

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 29, 2007 | 1:01 PM | comments

With the new year rapidly approaching, most of us will be making resolutions to improve our lives. I know I am. I just came across an cool new app for Facebook called Goal Post that is designed to help you...Read More


How Gay is This?

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 29, 2007 | 11:22 AM | comments

I cannot be the only gay excited about the new American Gladiators. Its sure to be the most camp show on network television. Check out the costumes, the sets, the hysterically macho names for both men and women. The men...Read More


The Season & Its Reasons

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 28, 2007 | 1:19 PM | comments

The holiday wouldn't be complete without the obligatory "Jesus is the reason for the season" commentary, and this year Roland S. Martin provides it. This whole push to remove Christ from the Christmas season has gotten so ridiculous that it's...Read More


Tonight On The Rebecca Juro Show: Mara Keisling

Filed by Rebecca Juro | December 27, 2007 | 5:30 PM | comments

Join us tonight at 7pm eastern, 4pm Pacific, as we get into the issues with National Center for Transgender Equality Executive Director Mara Keisling. Questions and comments while we're on the air: Call in with Skype: Usernames (no quotes) "beckystudio"...Read More


Hottest Gay Couple of 2007

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 27, 2007 | 11:43 AM | comments

There have been a number of same-sex couples that occupied the media spotlight in 2007 including Ellen and Portia, Reichen and Ryan, Lance and his current boy of the month. None has had the impact of Luke and Noah....Read More


Why do you hate Lance Bass?

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 27, 2007 | 8:10 AM | comments

While most gays are asking totally lame-o downer questions at the end of this year like "How will LGBT activist groups learn to work together again?" and "How can we reduce HIV infection rates?", The Advocate is pressing the community...Read More


Marcellas Reynolds Talks About His New Show

Filed by David Mariner | December 23, 2007 | 12:08 AM | comments

I've been a fan of Marcellas Reynolds since I first saw him  on Season 4 of Big Brother.  I recently got a chance to touch base with Marcellas and find out more about what he's been up to and his...Read More


Tonight On The Rebecca Juro Show: Ethan St Pierre

Filed by Rebecca Juro | December 20, 2007 | 4:44 PM | comments

You know him, you love him...activist, Bilerico Project contributor, radio talk show host, Chair of the National Transgender Advocacy Coalition, the man who compiles the hate crimes statistics for the Remembering Our Dead website, and the guy who runs the...Read More


Homo Sent Home for the Holidays

Filed by Sara Whitman | December 18, 2007 | 8:53 PM | comments

What a surprise. After a quick six-month stint, the only lesbian blogger at parents.com has been cancelled. Merry Christmas from the Meredith Corporation, as they officially gave Harlyn Aizley, the sole lesbian mom blogging for their new site parents.com, the...Read More


TWO GAY GUYS: War on Christmas Edition

Filed by Brent Hartinger | December 18, 2007 | 12:24 PM | comments

In this week's episode of Two Gay Guys, Michael and I tell the story of how the three king won the War on Christmas. Hey, it kinda makes sense when you watch it: Get embed code...Read More


Pam Spaulding on CNN

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 17, 2007 | 3:07 PM | comments

Bilerico contributor Pam Spaulding was on CNN yesterday talking about endorsements: Isn't Tony Harris annoying? And isn't it somehow more annoying that Amanda Carpenter played along with his annoying-ness? But Pam did awesome. Totally worth the watch just for her....Read More


Another pagan tweak on Christmas

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 16, 2007 | 1:38 PM | comments

I love tweaking the fundies' noses on the pagan stuff that lies buried in what they call "Christianity." Here's more on December 25th as the so-called "birthday of Jesus." It has to do with Sirius, the most beloved of all...Read More


I bet Jamie Kirchick is embarrassed now!

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 13, 2007 | 9:35 PM | comments

In The Advocate's quest to make Rudy seem pro-gay, they published this op-ed by James Kirchick about a week ago. I just noticed it again when I was on their site (I know, I know, it'll warp my fragile mind)....Read More


Powerful Messages from Ellen and Jodie to Depressed LGBTQ Teens

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 12, 2007 | 1:37 PM | comments

It’s that time of year again when the world seems festive, happy and gay. But for LGBT and questioning teens, the holidays can also be hell. The Trevor Project – the nation’s only 24/7 free, confidential suicide prevention helpline for...Read More


Homofabulous headline of the day

Filed by Pam Spaulding | December 12, 2007 | 11:38 AM | comments

I went back to WND looking for more bizarre homo-obsessive "news" and boy, look at this juicy banner headline: Homosexodus!? Are these folks trying to look crazy on purpose? At this point the juiced-up hysteria becomes comical. If you click...Read More


Gayest. Sport. Ever?

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 08, 2007 | 10:00 AM | comments

I am convinced that mixed martial arts aka ultimate fighting is the gayest sport ever. I have even blogged about it a bit at Bloggernista, my home blog. My blogger buddy Amicus who writes the amazing Bootstrapping Andrew Sullivan says...Read More


Over-reacting to "Under God"

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 07, 2007 | 3:50 PM | comments

Now that Christmas is upon us, the fundamentalists are upping their efforts to keep God in the headlines, along with their fight to keep the word "God" in the Pledge of Allegiance and on U.S. currency. I'm always fascinated by...Read More


Tonight On The Rebecca Juro Show: Marti Abernathey

Filed by Rebecca Juro | December 06, 2007 | 1:40 PM | comments

Tonight we'll be joined by Transadvocate.com webmistress and Bilerico Project contributor Marti Abernathey. We'll be discussing the leaked internal HRC memo referred to as "Project Win Back ", that was published at Transadvocate.com this week and describes ideas being considered...Read More


Who knew Sherri Shepard is transphobic?

Filed by Bil Browning | December 06, 2007 | 12:04 PM | comments

We do now....Read More


Because man-on-man sex will kill you

Filed by Bil Browning | December 05, 2007 | 1:55 PM | comments

Did anyone else catch the CNN story about the hedge fund manager found floating face down in his pool? It has enough salacious and lurid details to make The National Enquirer blush. Gay sex, a go-go dancer, his wife, his...Read More


TWO GAY GUYS: Jack McFarland/Brian Kinney Edition

Filed by Brent Hartinger | December 05, 2007 | 1:45 PM | comments

In our latest episode, Michael and I take on the gay appeal of stereotypically gay characters like Jack McFarland (of Will & Grace) and Brian Kinney (of Queer as Folk). And we even manage to do it while cleaning the...Read More


More AFA follies: action alert over bare bums next to a Ford ad

Filed by Pam Spaulding | December 05, 2007 | 12:39 PM | comments

In yet another desperate attempt to claim responsibility for Ford Motor Company's uneven performance this year, Don and Tim Wildmon's 24-hour-all-homo-all-the time American Family Association has issued another of its breathless alerts, and you've got to see it to believe...Read More


Not Gay. Not Guilty!

Filed by Sean Kosofsky | December 04, 2007 | 10:56 PM | comments

Tonight Boston Legal ran a great episode poking fun at the problem of police entrapment. William Shatner's character was genuinely going to the bathroom when he is surprised by police who were insistent that his fidgety behavior in the stall...Read More


The F-word

Filed by Sara Whitman | December 04, 2007 | 4:58 PM | comments

Details’ magazine just came out today with their annual Power 50, a list of not only powerful individuals but also powerful trends in the United States. I found it interesting that in the top ten, number 9 to be precise,...Read More


Vogue'ing the Vote

Filed by Steve Ralls | December 04, 2007 | 1:23 PM | comments

At long last, the most important endorsement of the 2008 presidential election is here. During a press event last night in New York, Madonna made it official: She's backing Hillary Clinton for the White House. According to Madonnalicious - the...Read More


Happy Hanukkah!

Filed by Eric Leven | December 04, 2007 | 12:29 PM | comments

Happy Hanukkah everyone!...Read More


Getting A Second (Or Maybe A Third) Life (Part 1)

Filed by Rebecca Juro | December 01, 2007 | 6:11 PM | comments

It didn’t happen intentionally. I’d signed up for an account in Second Life some fifteen months ago, last September. Once I’d downloaded the viewer and tried to run it, though, I quickly discovered that the computer I had at the...Read More