January 27, 2009

Is It Justice Yet?

Filed by Rebecca Juro | January 27, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Editor's update: After some quirkiness with the comments earlier, they're working fine now. Sorry about the delay. Nope, not yet. So here we are, as of this writing just over one week into the Obama Administration. While it would be...Read More

California's attorney general defends freedom of information

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 27, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

California AG Ed Brown filed a brief in the lawsuit to keep Prop 8 donors' names secret, saying that shielding the names would hurt transparency and the democratic process. "Political democracy demands open debate, including prompt disclosure of the identities...Read More

20th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Announce Nominees

Filed by Jason Tseng | January 27, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) has announced 180 some nominees for their annual Media Awards gala that honors various film, television, print, and news media for their contributions in shaping the storytelling for the LGBT populace. It comes...Read More

Obama to America: The fundies are still in charge

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 27, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

You want to know who still runs this country? Here's a clue... Christian Defense Coalition calls Speaker Pelosi's decision to add contraceptives to the economic stimulus package bigoted, racist, elitist and anti-child. It is unthinkable that the Speaker of House...Read More

5 Gay Blogs You Should Be Reading (But Probably Aren't)

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 27, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

I'm going to take it on faith that you already subscribe to the Bilerico RSS feed and that you're looking for something new to feed your blog addiction. My rules for choosing these blogs were simple and frankly subjective: the...Read More

Two Girls, One Pumpkin

Filed by Father Tony | January 27, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

See, this is what's wrong with America. I am told that the following PETA ad was rejected for use during the Super Bowl....Read More

A child molester of GIRLS...why didn't they say so?

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | January 27, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

This wasn't just any guy convicted of forcible sodomy and object sexual penetration of children. It was Stephen McPherson, a former assistant dean at Regent University Law School -- the law school that is a part of Pat Robertson's right-wing...Read More

Indiana Legislative Pi(e) Pronouncements

Filed by Don Sherfick | January 27, 2009 | 11:33 AM | comments

The Indiana General Assembly is back in session, wrangling with budgetary considerations against continuing bad economic news. Still, as always, whether there is really time or not, a number of our Hoosier lawmakers can't resist tossing a variety of far...Read More

Shirtless Sanjaya Malakar: Is he gay or just fey?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 27, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Former American Idol contestant Sanjaya Malakar has been making the rounds to hawk his new book, "Dancing to the Music in My Head." While the little waif's 15 minutes of fame is long over, that's no reason to ignore the...Read More

The Amazing Race... Soulforce style

Filed by Matt Comer | January 27, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

When I was introduced to the group Soulforce as a sophomore in college, I was absolutely amazed and inspired by the genuine love and leadership its founder had. Mel White has got to be among our community's most noted leaders...Read More

Where are your hands? Self exams and testicular cancer

Filed by Dr. David Fawcett | January 27, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Every year between 7500 and 8000 men in the United States are diagnosed with testicular cancer. About 1 in 250 men will receive such a diagnosis over the course of their lifetime, but it is most common in men between...Read More


Arizona's conservative shift

Filed by Ed Team | January 27, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Even before taking office now Governor Brewer-R signaled her agenda would include repeal of many progressive gains made over the past six years under Democratic Governor Janet Napolitano. True to form the first bill introduced at the start of the...Read More

Best baseball game ever!

Filed by Bil Browning | January 27, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

This little league game turns into a major sporting event thanks to Improv Everywhere. They worked the league commissioner and NBC Sports to give these kids the time of their lives. None of the coaches, players or parents have...Read More