You Gotta See This: June 2009

Gay Liberation Front Surviving Members

Filed by Father Tony | June 30, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

At New York City's Gay and Lesbian Community Center, on Thursday June 25, 2009, the surviving founding members of the Gay Liberation Front (GLF) each had 3 minutes to tell a personal story from the earliest days of the...Read More


Gay Liberation Front Surviving Members

Filed by Father Tony | June 29, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

At New York City's Gay and Lesbian Community Center, on Thursday June 25, 2009, the surviving founding members of the Gay Liberation Front (GLF) each had 3 minutes to tell a personal story from the earliest days of the...Read More


Gay Liberation Front Surviving Members

Filed by Father Tony | June 28, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

At New York City's Gay and Lesbian Community Center, on Thursday June 25, 2009, the surviving founding members of the Gay Liberation Front (GLF) each had 3 minutes to tell a personal story from the earliest days of the...Read More


This is how a drag queen pays tribute to Michael Jackson

Filed by Nathan Strang | June 27, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Sabrina is our most interesting drag queen at Club Marcella... this poor girl has everything going against her:drag queen short person with a tracheotomy... But I digress... from time to time Sabrina turns "drag king" and performs a Michael...Read More


Katastrophe's "Man Enough"

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 26, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

FTM rapper Katastrophe performs "Man Enough."...Read More


Beware the homosexual

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 25, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

This looks real. A filmstrip from the 50's warning kids to avoid homosexuals....Read More


Luca era gay

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 24, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Just in case you were under the impression that Italy is light-years ahead of America in terms of gay-friendliness, here's a song that made it to #3 on the Italian top 20 charts, entitled "Luca era gay" ("Luca used...Read More


Profile of Rosie O'Donnell

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 23, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

48 Hours did a profile of Rosie O'Donnell last week....Read More


Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 22, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

You know a movie's is f--cking spectacular when it's got lines like, "You have to decide whether to follow your heart or your hole." The movie features Perez Hilton, Brent Corrigan, RuPaul, Lady Bunny and Colton Ford. It's on...Read More


B. D. Wong on Fatherhood

Filed by Dana Rudolph | June 21, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Tony-award winning actor B.D. Wong speaks with the Washington Blade about being a gay dad....Read More


Rea Carey on MSNBC

Filed by Bil Browning | June 20, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Task Force Executive Director Rea Carey appeared on MSNBC June 17, 2009, to discuss President Obama's memorandum granting some protections to same-sex partners and families of federal employees....Read More


Todd Show

Filed by Father Tony | June 19, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

A gay dog named Evan. A canine etiquette maven named Dame Bisquette. What's not to like? This is the episode that launched the series....Read More


Olbermann: Joe Solmonese on Obama's memo

Filed by Bil Browning | June 18, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Joe Solmonese appears as a guest on Countdown with Keith Olbermann to discuss President Obama's memorandum granting some domestic partnership benefits to federal employees....Read More


Sign language has never been hotter

Filed by Bil Browning | June 17, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Michael DiMartino has become a hot YouTube celebrity after his videos dancing and signing popular pop songs took the web by storm. Here he does his take on Britney Spears' "If You Seek Amy." I'd, uh, be happy to....Read More


Fish Out of Water film uses TBP photos

Filed by Bil Browning | June 16, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

In Fish out of Water, filmmaker Ky Dickens explores the seven most notoriously homophobic Bible passages with the help of theologians from across the religious spectrum. The feature documentary features some still photographs taken by Bilerico Project contributors. The...Read More


Red state gun control

Filed by Bil Browning | June 15, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

After the Holocaust Museum, abortion doctor, and Army recruiter shootings, Jackie's had enough of gun violence in America....Read More


Homophobia is positive discrimination

Filed by Bil Browning | June 13, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

Anti-gay minister Minister Leroy Swailes speaks at the Washington, DC Board of Elections meeting yesterday. Remember, boys and girls, you're only human "if you deal with the opposite sex." Good to know, Leroy. Thanks for that....Read More


TX cop tasers 72 year old woman

Filed by Bil Browning | June 12, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

I'm not a fan of tasers. Cops whip them out faster than they would a gun and are more likely to use them when they're not warranted. Case in point: Does it take a taser to subdue a 72...Read More


FOX News worries their viewers may be too crazy...

Filed by Jerame Davis | June 11, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Yesterday, FOX News anchor Shepard Smith said he is beginning to worry that maybe some FOX viewers are too crazy. Maybe now they'll also realize their culpability in spreading many of those lies their viewers believe... OK, maybe not....Read More


Hercules & Love Affair perform "You Belong"

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 10, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

I just found this wicked performance of "You Belong" that was recorded for Pitchfork's Don't Look Down show....Read More


Operation Flip Flop

Filed by Bil Browning | June 09, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Presidents have the option refusing to defend a law they view as unconstitutional on its face. President Obama himself has called the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) "abhorrent" and he's a constitutional law professor. Given these premises, President Obama...Read More


Neil Patrick Harris on Letterman

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 08, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Neil Patrick Harris does a Tony's-related Top 10 on Letterman....Read More


Oops, Craig did it again (with some friends too!)

Filed by Bil Browning | June 07, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

He may not be gay, but there's something definitely queer about Craig Ferguson lipsynching Britney Spears, "Oops! I did it again" with a nerd in a bondage outfit and a black guy in a white suit. (Hat tip to...Read More


Dick Cheney supports same-sex marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 06, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

What does is say about us when one person, who's become a symbol for evil, is on our side, while another, who's a symbol for hope and change, doesn't support same-sex marriage?...Read More


Michelangelo Signorile at the Lambda Literary Awards

Filed by Bil Browning | June 05, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Father Tony talks with author and journalist Michelangelo Signorile at the Lambda Literary Awards ceremony....Read More


Felice Picano talks with Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | June 04, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Author, editor and publisher Felice Picano talks with our own Father Tony at the Lambda Literary Awards last Friday evening....Read More


You see Kate Clinton everywhere

Filed by Bil Browning | June 03, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

What happens when two contributors meet at the Lambda Literary Awards? When it's Father Tony and Kate Clinton involved, you can bet that how to pronounce Bilerico will be a topic of discussion....Read More


Author Edmund White talks with Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | June 02, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Our own Father Tony talks with author Edmund White at the Lambda Literary Awards last week. It's funny to hear Tony reference my review of Dennis Cooper's new book Ugly Man in a conversation with Edmund White; talk about...Read More


Don't Tell Me...

Filed by John Shields | June 01, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video is powerful. It speaks to the issues of our times, reaches back into our past, as well as challenges us to build a better future - together. Don't tell me what I can't do, and don't tell...Read More