Site News: August 2008

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Be sure to follow Bil and Jerame on Twitter

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 28, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

Bil and Jerame will be Twittering the festivities tonight from Denver, including Barack Obama's acceptance speech. Be sure to follow Bil and Jerame on Twitter, since they can't bring their laptops in....Read More


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Earl Fowlkes from International Federation of Black Prides says hello

Filed by Bil Browning | August 28, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

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Gay Congressional candidate Jared Polis shouts out Bilerico from the DNCC

Filed by Bil Browning | August 27, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

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CEO of the Gay Men's Health Crisis Dr. Marjorie Hill says hi to TBP from the DNCC

Filed by Bil Browning | August 27, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

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Diego Sanchez says hi from the DNCC!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 27, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

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Rep Marlene DeChane (NH) and Rep Al McAffrey (OK) say hello to Bilerico Project readers

Filed by Bil Browning | August 26, 2008 | 7:30 PM | comments

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I finally get to meet Pam Spaulding

Filed by Bil Browning | August 26, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Best part of yesterday's LGBT caucus? Finally meeting Pam Spaulding....Read More


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IN state representative John Day says hi from the DNC

Filed by Bil Browning | August 26, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

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NGLTF shouts out Bilerico from the DNC

Filed by Bil Browning | August 26, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

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WISH-TV/CBS reporter Jim Shella shouts out Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | August 26, 2008 | 2:30 AM | comments

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Keith Boykin says hello to TBP from the convention!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

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CO state rep. Mark Ferrandino say hi

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

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Mara Keisling sends best wishes to the Bilerico Project

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

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Joan Garry and Dave Noble shout out to Projectors

Filed by Bil Browning | August 25, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

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Get the Latest from the Convention!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 23, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Want all the breaking news from the Democratic National Convention? Sign up to follow Jerame and me on Twitter! You'll get streaming updates and links sent directly to your phone! Be sure to come back to Bilerico often for all...Read More


We're here, we're queer and we're in Denver

Filed by Bil Browning | August 22, 2008 | 11:45 PM | comments

I'm sitting here in the hotel room in Denver with CNN turned on. I've now heard from several sources that Indiana Senator Evan Bayh got the phone call today to let him know he wasn't Obama's choice for VP. CNN...Read More


New LGBT for Obama blog launches

Filed by Bil Browning | August 19, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

I'm proud to announce that several Bilerico Project contributors (including myself) have been invited to blog at the new LGBT for Obama blog. The site launched yesterday and will be a clearinghouse for Obama-related LGBT news and opinion. You'll be...Read More


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We're almost there...

Filed by Bil Browning | August 18, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

I wanted to thank everyone that's donated to our fund to send three Bilerico bloggers to the DNCC convention. We've raised $2020 so far - we're 2/3 of the way there! Three of us are going from Indianapolis - Jerame...Read More


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Announcing the Bilerico-Florida Soft Launch!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 16, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Hello, Projectors! I'm happy to announce the soft launch of the the Bilerico-Florida edition exclusively to our readers! Bilerico is taking its daily experiments in LGBTQ to the sunshine state - so grab your beach gear and stop over for...Read More


How to get publicity for your blog

Filed by Bil Browning | August 15, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Just a reminder that the BlogIndiana Conference is this weekend in Indianapolis. Space is limited, so if you haven't signed up yet you'd better get on it! I can give Bilerico Project readers a 15% discount on admission if you...Read More


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Can you help us cover the convention?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 14, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Here at the Bilerico Project, we plan to cover the Denver Democratic convention thoroughly, but we need your help to get there. Can you spare a small contribution to help us cover the costs of attending the convention? Two of...Read More


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Learn more about your favorite contributor

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 13, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Serena's putting together an excellent series of short interviews with Bilerico's finest. It's definitely worth the click to find out a little more about the contributors you enjoy reading on this site. Alex Blaze Don Sherfick Sara Whitman Brent Hartinger...Read More


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Welcome to Bilerico's newest contributor

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 12, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Everyone gather ' round and say hello to Bilerico's newest contributor, Jason Tseng. Jason is a graduate of the University of Richmond where he studied a variety of fields, including, women, gender & sexuality studies. He's since worked in LGBT...Read More


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An upgrade to our comments system

Filed by Bil Browning | August 12, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Thanks for everyone's patience last weekend as we upgraded our site software. One of the best new features is our improved comments section. Now you can reply directly to a specific comment! As a reminder, if you don't want to...Read More


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Bilerico Project gets In The Life

Filed by Bil Browning | August 11, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Today I have the distinct pleasure of announcing our newest contributor, IN THE LIFE. You know them, you love them, you wish you could see more of their episodes outside of your local PBS station. Now you can. Not only...Read More


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Gay serial killers and more!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 11, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

It's time for another installment of From The Inbox! This time Projectors can help provide an answer to a question we got yesterday afternoon. From: the zak Message: Who were/are the most well known criminals, murderers who were/are gay/queer/MSM ?......Read More


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August In The Life segment mentions Bilerico Project

Filed by Bil Browning | August 07, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

It's thrilling to see something you've worked so hard to build get casually mentioned by someone you admire. All of the Bilerico family has worked really hard over the last year to be just as "sexy," "cheeky" and "ironic" as...Read More


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Father Tony's Confessional

Filed by Bil Browning | August 06, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

It is my pleasure to introduce our newest contributor today. I have to admit to some bias on this one; I'm a regular reader of his own blog. You'll know Father Tony as a regular commenter and guest blogger here...Read More


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The blogosphere goes nuts over Evan Bayh

Filed by Bil Browning | August 05, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Wow - what a day yesterday! As a blogger, I have to say it was one of my best. Our best. The best, in fact. Most of you know that I also blog at the Huffington Post. I crossposted my...Read More


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Our Girl Abigail is Hitting the Big Time

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 04, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Our very own Abigail Hannon, of Abigail's X-Rated Teen Diary fame, got a shout out in an article in the LA Times about new media enthusiasts who create their own Internet videos. The article, entitled "They are spinning their own...Read More


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Help a blogger out

Filed by Bil Browning | August 04, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Marti, Jerame and I will be going to the Democratic convention in Denver later this month. Marti is Indiana's first transgender delegate and Jerame is on the Rules Committee. While we may not have gotten press credentials from the DNCC,...Read More


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Things I learn via press release and The Google

Filed by Bil Browning | August 02, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

I'll never ask for a second serving of carrots again. This press release hit my inbox Friday afternoon. Emphasis mine. The 2nd Annual Be Your Own Hero Festival will be taking place at the Soapbox in Wilmington, North Carolina September...Read More


Ranking Indiana blog traffic and authority

Filed by Bil Browning | August 01, 2008 | 9:40 PM | comments

A friendly e-mail to Josh Gillespie of Hoosier Access turned into a conversation on blog rankings and how to measure influence. Image via WikipediaJosh referred to the BlogNetNews site that regularly ranks Indiana-based blogs, when he said, "...which mean absolutely...Read More