December 6, 2008

Welcome Back Alex Roundup

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 06, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

After three weeks of showing his French BF America, Alex is back at his keyboard stirring the proverbial queer pot. This week's roundup is dedicated to you Alex. Monday Gay duo kidnaps babies from straight couples - Prince Gomolvilas Where...Read More

Straight questionnaire passed around in Wisconsin high school

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 06, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

WND is going nuts over this heterosexuality questionnaire being handed out in a high school in Wisconsin: What do you think caused your heterosexuality? When and how did you decide you were a heterosexual? Is it possible that your heterosexuality...Read More

A Turning Legal Tide Calls "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Into Question

Filed by Steve Ralls | December 06, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

The federal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" law that prohibits lesbian, gay and bisexual Americans from serving openly in the armed forces has suffered another setback. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals refused, on Thursday, won't reconsider a recent court decision...Read More

Gay Dollars, Labor, and Boycotts

Filed by Yasmin Nair | December 06, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

I just wrote a piece for Chicago's Windy City Times on the interlinked issues of Gay Dollars, the links between labor organizers and LGBT politics, and economic boycotts. All of these are, of course, tied to the recent upheavals around...Read More

Message to the religious right - this isn't just about marriage, it's about history

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 06, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: Alvin McEwen is a blogger who tracks and catalogs religious right distortions about the gay community via two blogs (Holy Bullies and Headless Monsters and Anti-Gay Lies and Liars). He is also a board member of the South...Read More

How are we going to learn our lessons from the Prop 8 campaign?

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 06, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

I'm sitting a panel discussion here on Proposition 8. It includes: Marty Rouse of HRCTobias Packer of Equality FloridaJosh Cohen of Bloggers Against 8George Simpson of Equality CaliforniaMegan Kinninger of Freedom to MarryJoe Sudby of AmericaBlog (moderator) There's a lot...Read More

Business Gets Behind Mary Beth Maxwell

Filed by Jeremy Bishop | December 06, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Its not only the labor and LGBT communities getting behind MB Maxwell's candidacy for Secretary of Labor, business is stepping up as well. From insurance company, American Income Life: Over the last few years, I have had the privilege of...Read More

World's oldest pothead

Filed by Bil Browning | December 06, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

A 2700 year old mummy found in China has been conclusively identified as the world's oldest pothead. The light-haired, blue-eyed Caucasian man (don't ask - I don't know!) had almost two pounds of weed stashed in a leather basket and...Read More


Want to help shape the conversation?

Filed by Bil Browning | December 06, 2008 | 9:45 AM | comments

I'm at an LGBT blogger conference in Washington, DC this weekend, so I've been a little lax on posting to Bilerico-Indiana. Unlike over at Bilerico Project, I'm pretty much the main day-to-day blogger here. Since I'm so incredibly busy, posting...Read More


Juice on me!

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 06, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

Day 1 of the LGBT blogger conference is underway here, and after carpooling up on Thursday with Bil and Jerame and visiting the town with Serena yesterday, I'm ready to get to work here. We're currently waiting for the convention...Read More


Eleanor Roosevelt on inferiority

Filed by Ed Team | December 06, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." --Eleanor Roosevelt...Read More

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger Babes

Filed by Bil Browning | December 06, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch For all of those who say I only feature hot guys, I present one for the ladies. Daft Punk's "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger" with one of the best dance routines ever. (And tomorrow I'll feature...Read More