July 5, 2008

Someone play the Cheers theme

Filed by Bil Browning | July 05, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Making your way in the world today Takes everything you've got; Taking a break from all your worries Sure would help a lot. I left out the part about "where everybody knows your name" for a reason. Because there's nothing...Read More

Scattered Newsings

Filed by Mercedes Allen | July 05, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

Sorry for putting a bunch of tiny posts into one mid-size post, but there's a few events that needed musing on, but I can't keep up enough to issue my usual diatribes. :) Included: Bil was curious about same-sex marriage...Read More

Book Review: Blind Fall

Filed by Waymon Hudson | July 05, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

One of the many perks about writing for Bilerico is that we often get to review great books and movies. So while I was off getting married in San Francisco (it's a long flight between Florida and California), I had...Read More

Snakes On A Plane

Filed by Kate Clinton | July 05, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Trifecta news day - the man who played Bozo the Clown died; a transgendered man in Oregon gave birth to a baby girl; Jesse Helms died of "natural causes" in North Carolina at the age of 86. The man who...Read More


Hell Hath No Fury Like A Community Divided

Filed by Donna Rose | July 05, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

One thing clearly evident everywhere in San Francisco for PRIDE this past weekend: In many ways, it is a world unto itself. From the moment I landed at the airport (when someone greeted his boyfriend with a big hug and...Read More

Walking in Faith, With Obama: Pt. 1

Filed by Terrance Heath | July 05, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

I only glanced at the headline, because I was up to my ears in work. But what I read was enough to give me a sick feeling; the kind you get when you begin to wonder whether you've made a...Read More

Dealing With Family & Friends Tip # 2: Live Your Truth

Filed by Michele O'Mara | July 05, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Live your truth. Recently I started a Series of 10 tips for GLBT Folks to Deal with Friends and Family. Tip # 1 stresses the importance of giving your friends and family the opportunity to accept you. This is speaking...Read More


Even the "Austin 12" gets it

Filed by Ed Team | July 05, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"As long as there's a far right in the party, gay Republicans are way too small in numbers ... to have any effect on the party." -- David Greer, a member of the so-called "Austin 12" group of LGBT Republicans...Read More

Activism is more than a word

Filed by Waymon Hudson | July 05, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch A look at pictures in LGBT activism from around the world....Read More

The True Story Of Jesse Helms That No One Believes

Filed by Storm Bear | July 05, 2008 | 2:30 AM | comments

click to enlarge What I am getting ready to tell you is a true story about my run-in with then Senator Jesse Helms. I used to have a film production office in Raleigh, North Carolina - two careers ago....Read More