August 17, 2008

Facts are such funny things

Filed by Bil Browning | August 17, 2008 | 7:30 PM | comments

The blogger everyone loves to hate has another factually inaccurate attack piece on his blog. Last time Gary was accusing me of sabotaging Advance Indiana's rankings on independent websites as if I had control over their stats. He whined that...Read More

Better Know a Contributor: Patricia Nell Warren

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 17, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: You've seen Steven Colbert's "Better Know a Lobbyist," but our version is so much gayer! Each weekend, we spotlight a different TBP contributor. In case you've missed any of our previous interviews, I've got links at the end...Read More

The Killer, Not The Killed

Filed by Sara Whitman | August 17, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

Once again, Lawrence King is in the news. His parents have filed a lawsuit against the school for "not enforcing the dress code." I think I'm going to scream. Lawrence King wore feminine attire to school. He wore what all...Read More

Stories from the Helpline

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 17, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note:: "Stories from the Helpline" is a new, recurring feature on The Bilerico Project, bringing in the personal accounts of Helpline counselors from The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a non-profit organization that operates the only nationwide, around-the-clock...Read More

Fundie meltdown of the week: Michigan Huck for Veep supporters

Filed by Pam Spaulding | August 17, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

The right wing bible-beaters are really having a tough week. Take this crew in Michigan calling itself "Huck's Army." The fringe supporters are threatening to abandon support of John McCain if the rapist/murderer-releasing, Christian Reconstructionist-supported, Man-On-Dog wannabe, former Arkansas governor,...Read More

Colbert takes on the DOJ

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 17, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Stephen Colbert takes on the Department of Justice's illegal hiring practices and Monica Goodling in this hilarious segment of "The Word." You may remember Goodling rejected many lawyers for career prosecutor positions, including a lesbian, because they weren't conservative...Read More

Broward County Candidate Supports Amendment 2

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 17, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Candidate for Broward County Property Appraiser Sara Truini, a long-time Republican who recently turned Democrat to challenge the incumbent in the Aug. 26 primary, doesn't think LGBT people should have equal rights. She signed the petition to get Amendment 2,...Read More

My Boyfriend Is Gay

Filed by Eric Marcus | August 17, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Dear Eric, A few weeks ago, my boyfriend of three years came out to me, confessing that he's gay. At first I was very shocked, but as I've accepted this, I've begun to wonder what he's feeling like right...Read More

More Pro Equality Candidates for Congress

Filed by Juan and Ken Ahonen-Jover | August 17, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Can you run for Congress and be totally pro-equality? Of course! And we continue to find more of these candidates. Here are our five most recent endorsees: A lesbian who would be only the second openly lesbian elected to Congress....Read More


The Church Got it Wrong, Not God

Filed by Ed Team | August 17, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Gay people have been abused, really, by the church, and just mindlessly suggesting that they go back is like telling an abused spouse to go back to her husband. But what I say is that God and the church aren't...Read More

Sunday Funnies: Ernest Borgnine knows the secret to looking good

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 17, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Ernest Borgnine shocks the Fox & Friends Morning Show Fundies with his "secret to looking good in old age." Here's a hint- let's just say he really enjoys his own company......Read More