June 10, 2008

The Mongol horde

Filed by Bil Browning | June 10, 2008 | 6:15 PM | comments

While Mayor Ballard is clamoring to build a new Chinatown, my neighborhood has apparently been overrun by the Mongol horde. Someone please build a big wall soon! Not only did I get a gun stuck in my face on Thursday...Read More

Bishop Robinson says "I do!"

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | June 10, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

The Right Reverend V. Gene Robinson is the most dangerous bishop in the worldwide Anglican Communion. But witnessing this man of quiet dignity and humble beginnings join in civil union with his partner, Mark Andrew, you must ask yourself: why?...Read More

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's stand against same-sex marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 10, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

A few people on the left are wondering how the Religious Right, who hates both Muslims and gays, will reconcile Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's rejection of counsel because of same-sex marriage, either in Massachusetts or California. From the Wall Street Journal:...Read More

Transgender Pride

Filed by Donna Rose | June 10, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

June is PRIDE month in most cities and states across the country (Phoenix PRIDE is in April - by June it's too hot). All manner of celebrations, parades, and other activities are planned to observe this month set aside to...Read More

Faux News Strikes Again

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 10, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Does anyone even think Fox News is really a news station anymore? In a segment discussing Barack and Michelle Obama's now famous fist-bump, Fox News anchor E.D. Hill decided to turn an innocent expression of love between a couple into...Read More

Monica's NE Transgender Pride Speech

Filed by Monica Roberts | June 10, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Projectors, Last weekend I had the honor along with fellow Bilerico contributor Donna Rose of speaking at the first annual New England Transgender Pride March and Rally in Northampton, MA. I wrote a blog post about my exciting history-making weekend...Read More



Filed by Bil Browning | June 10, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Wow. This is post #2500 that I've written since starting the blog. 2500. How should I celebrate? I need something that will stick with you and succinctly sum up the addiction of blogging - something retro and cool. Oooh! I...Read More

One Mighty (PFLAG) Party

Filed by Steve Ralls | June 10, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

On Saturday morning, I had the great privilege of joining 30 PFLAG parents, and PFLAG executive director Jody Huckaby in Orlando for an early morning demonstration at the First Presbyterian Church. "Love Won Out" was staging its latest (and 50th)...Read More

A Fight I Didn't Pick

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 10, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Stephen I. Cohen is a Member of the House of Representatives for Tennessee's 9th District, roughly encompassing the City of Memphis. He serves on the Judiciary and Transportation committees where he is a fierce campaigner for...Read More

Thank you, St. Gregory

Filed by Gina de Vries | June 10, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

St. Gregory of Nyssa is one of the most crazy and beautiful churches I've ever been in. They're a progressive, very queer-friendly Episcopal church, but all of the art inside is very Russian and Greek Orthodox-influenced -- extremely ornate, and...Read More


Life is like a box of Google

Filed by Ed Team | June 10, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We're going through a process where you get a whole bunch of names, and ya ... Well, basically, it's a Google. You just, you know, what you can find out now on the Internet. It's remarkable, you know." -- Republican...Read More

Why does this sound like an Amway presentation?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 10, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Watch a campaign strategy briefing from McCain 2008 Campaign Manager Rick Davis. You know you need a good giggle with your coffee....Read More