July 9, 2008


Behind the scenes last year

Filed by Bil Browning | July 09, 2008 | 11:00 PM | comments

I wanted to get in here and wish all Projectors a happy birthday before the day was over. Instead of sitting here and typing something out, I thought it might be nice to drop a bit of the barrier and...Read More

How About a Birthday Spanking?

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | July 09, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

I don't know about you all, but seeing as you're regular readers of TBP, I'm assuming that you and I are on the same page . . . The Bilerico Project freakin rocks! My family has a pretty weird tradition...Read More

Walk Like a Man

Filed by Eric Marcus | July 09, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

As a young teen I studied men. How they talked. What they talked about. How they gestured. How they walked. And I studied them because I was determined to pass. No one likes to be teased and I saw what...Read More

Ohio Paid Sick Leave Initiative Leaves Out LGBT families...and others

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | July 09, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

I'd like to support Ohioans for Healthy Families in their effort to put an initiative mandating paid sick leave on the Ohio ballot in November. Then I'd like to support their effort to get out the votes to pass this...Read More


Pink cupcakes for everyone!

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 09, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

About a year and a half ago Bil, Jerame, and I were talking about taking Indiana's premier LGBT blog, Bilerico, national. After hammering out how it would work, the big details and the mindless details (if you knew how many...Read More

Will gay Republicans tolerate the Barnes Option?

Filed by Chuck Wolfe | July 09, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

The LGBT community has grown accustomed to the tired tradition of anti-gay politicos scaring the bejesus out of straight America in order to turn out voters. But the conventional wisdom, before this past week anyway, was that the tactic had...Read More

Obama's turn to the right leaves out poor LGBTQ Americans

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | July 09, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

The senate's most left leaning member, presidential hopeful Barack Obama, is now turning to the right. And the turn, he's finding out, is not as easy as calculated. On July 1, Obama announced partnering with communities of faith. His proposed...Read More

Finally, An HRC Campaign I Support

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 09, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

Editors' note: Michael Petrelis is a long-time gay rights and AIDS advocate who works in San Francisco. He blogs at The Petrelis Files. As a longtime critic of the Human Rights Campaign and its very silly ways, with so little...Read More

Step Right Up, Folks, and Win a Fabulous Prize

Filed by Sara Whitman | July 09, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

In these economically trying times do we need a man who says- and I quote- "The issue of economics I've never understood as well as I should." I'm sorry, he's been in the Senate for over 20 years, and gosh,...Read More

Attraction Distraction

Filed by Michele O'Mara | July 09, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

I'm in a 4-year relationship that's going just about as well as it can. I love my girlfriend to death and couldn't do without her. Just recently, though, it's come to my attention that another person I've been attracted...Read More

Madonna and A-Rod? No way!

Filed by Michael Buckley | July 09, 2008 | 10:20 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Comment questions of the day: 1. Will Madonna get divorced? Did she and A-Rod have an affair? 2. Are you on Team Kobe or Team Shaq? 3. What do you think of the opening Pipettes...Read More

A big birthday present for you!

Filed by Bil Browning | July 09, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

So today is the big day! We officially launched as Bilerico Project one year ago today. Wow. Today's prize package has to match the size and scope of the site, so we're giving away a library of some of our...Read More


McCain's a maverick fundie

Filed by Ed Team | July 09, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I don't care whether you threaten this man, whether you offer him money, however you try to approach him -- [whatever] sways most politicians, he won't have any of it. He believes what he believes and his mind can be...Read More

Lieberman Must Go

Filed by Bil Browning | July 09, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I forgot to post this earlier, but this Brave New Films video spawned 43,000 signatures to ask the Senate Democratic Steering and Outreach Committee to strip Sen. Joe Lieberman of his rank and committee chairmanship...Read More