You Gotta See This: January 2011

Balls of Pride

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 31, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Toshio Meronek emailed in the link to this video: "It's a student-made video for GLAAD called "Balls of Pride" that pretty much just panders to straight guy machismo. The idea is to get straight guys' girlfriends to tag them...Read More


Egyptian Protestors Push Back the Police

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 30, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The vans being pushed back are police vans, and the bridge is in Cairo over the Nile....Read More


Fred Karger's NOM Ad

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 29, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Fred Karger made an ad taking on NOM, where he accuses them of killing gay teens....Read More


Lady Gaga Calls Ellen

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 28, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Lady Gaga calls Ellen to wish her a happy birthday....Read More


Legislator Defends Bill to Ban Gays in Virginia National Guard

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 27, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Bob Marshall of Virginia defends his legislation to ban LGB servicemembers in the Virginia National Guard. He lied about how DADT hasn't been ruled unconstitutional, which, surprisingly, the journalist knew about but didn't push him on. I thought he...Read More


Australian Straight Mom's Ad for Marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 26, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

An Australian mother with a gay son made an ad for same-sex marriage....Read More


Robert Gibbs Doesn't Want to Talk about Obama in 1996

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 25, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Chris Johnson asks Robert Gibbs about Obama's 1996 stance on marriage, and he refuses to answer the question....Read More


Ad Rejected from Super Bowl

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 24, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

This ad won't be airing during the Super Bowl. Oh, well, they get free publicity and we get a laugh without having to watch all that football....Read More


Xiu Xiu's 'Muppet Face'

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 23, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The video for Xiu Xiu's "Muppet Face."...Read More


Gay Pirates

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 22, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Cosmo Jarvis's video for "Gay Pirates."...Read More


Robert Gibbs on ENDA

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 21, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

So, no, I'm guessing Obama isn't expecting ENDA to pass any time soon, according to this Q&A with Robert Gibbs....Read More


Protest for Bradley Manning

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 20, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Protestors show up to support Bradley Manning....Read More


Foxxjazell - "Ride or Die Boy"

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 19, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

A recent-ish music video from Foxxjazell, "Ride or Die Boy."...Read More


Battle Hymn of Sarah Palin

Filed by Bil Browning | January 18, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

You knew it was coming... This video of two elderly bumpkins singing the praises of Sarah Palin and the Tea Party in church will make your jaw fall on the floor. Set it to patriotic music and you've got,...Read More


Chris Colfer's Acceptance Speech at the Golden Globes

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 17, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Chris Colfer talks about bullying at the Golden Globes during his acceptance speech....Read More


New RNC Chair Doesn't Like Same-Sex Marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 16, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Reince Preibus, the RNC's new chair, is not in favor of full equality now. Just in case anyone's surprised....Read More


Yo Majesty - "Hustle Mode"

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 15, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

I found this old video from lesbian rap group Yo Majesty on YouTube, "Hustle Mode."...Read More


Sarah Palin Breathing

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 14, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

You can sort of see why red staters have a hard time buying the idea that liberals are mature, working class heroes who are only concerned with improving the lot of the average American and are never influenced by...Read More


Obama's speech at the Tuscon memorial

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 13, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Obama's speech at the Tuscon memorial....Read More


NOM's Rhode Island ad

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 12, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

NOM is running this ad in Rhode Island. They even worked in a Cool Moose Party reference....Read More


Scott Lively coffee shop

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 11, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Scott Lively has opened a coffee shop for high school students. This report doesn't get into his more extreme views, like that the Holocaust is the gays' fault....Read More


CNN interviews Daniel Hernandez

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 10, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The gay intern who helped stop Congresswoman Giffords's bleeding was on CNN....Read More


Melissa Etheridge - "I'm the Only One"

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 09, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Melissa Etheridge's "I'm the Only One" live....Read More


Trans man on Big Brother Argentina

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 08, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Via Andres Duque, a trans man was on Big Brother Argentina and here are some clips of him talking about it with the housemates....Read More


Gates outlines DADT implementation

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 07, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

Secretary Gates outlines the three-step process to DADT repeal....Read More


Sam Steward profiled on In The Life

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 06, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Father Tony posted about Sam Steward a while back, and now In The Life did a segment on him....Read More


Bill James's county passes resolution against hate speech

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 05, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Here's local coverage from the county where Bill James works. James called gays "sexual predators" in an anti-gay rant....Read More


Comedian Jamie Kilstein on discrimination against gays

Filed by Drew Cordes | January 04, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Dan Savage featured this video on his blog and it's too good not to post here on Bilerico. It's a hilarious, breakneck-paced rant from comedian Jamie Kilstein on gay rights, fundamentalists and politics. Language is NSFW....Read More


Video investigated by Navy

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 03, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

This video from a US Navy captain is causing a stir and will actually be investigated by the Navy for language and "inappropriate" content. Because I can't think of anything more disgusting that the military did while deployed in...Read More


FOX News makes fun of Peter LaBarbera

Filed by Bil Browning | January 02, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Even FOX News is starting to make fun of Peter LaBarbera, the head of "Americans for Truth About Homosexuality" (the meetings are shirtless!). Commonly known as Porno Pete in the LGBT blogosphere, he loves to attend leather conferences and...Read More


ABBA: Happy New Year

Filed by Bil Browning | January 01, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

No more champagne And the fireworks are through Here we are, me and you Feeling lost and feeling blue It's the end of the party And the morning seems so grey So unlike yesterday Now's the time for us...Read More