May 14, 2009


Got a Kindle? Get The Bilerico Project

Filed by Jerame Davis | May 14, 2009 | 7:30 PM | comments

Just a quick announcement for the Kindle owners out there. You can now subscribe to The Bilerico Project on your Kindle. You'll be able to read the full site right in your Kindle for the insanely low price of $1.99...Read More

Olbermann vs. Stewart

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 14, 2009 | 6:30 PM | comments

That video of Keith Olbermann dissembling Miss California's "arguments" has been making its way around the LGBT blogosphere, but I didn't post it here I just thought he was coming at the whole thing from the wrong perspective. His video's...Read More

A challenge to Brian Sikma

Filed by Bil Browning | May 14, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

While normally I like to hold fundie idjits up for ridicule on the main site, since this guy is a little fry, I thought Bilerico-Indiana was the place to issue this challenge. In a posting on Hoosier Access, Brian Sikma...Read More

Look at these naked French women's boobs! (And give them your $$!)

Filed by Bil Browning | May 14, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Two things I stumbled across this morning that reminded me of how sex really sells in our society - and apparently French society too. Make the Girl Dance, a new electro-pop duo, has hit internet gold with their first release...Read More

Where we stand on the next Supreme Court justice

Filed by Chuck Wolfe | May 14, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

The Washington press corps was briefly fascinated last week by the idea of an openly gay or lesbian Supreme Court nominee. The spark that lit the media forest fire was an innocent-enough post on the Victory Fund's blog,, pointing...Read More

The Iraq-Torture Scandal

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 14, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

FYI, it's looking a lot like the reason the Bush Administration tortured was not to collect information about future terrorist attacks, but to force confessions out of people they captured pre-invasion to prove a connection between Saddam Hussein and al...Read More

Fifty Bucks and a Card Game

Filed by Sara Whitman | May 14, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

A friend of mine, who I'll call John, phoned the other day. He was on the way to the nursing home to say goodbye to his father, long ill, and finally succumbing to age. He was heartbroken but ready- he...Read More

What if gay marriage were legal?

Filed by Bil Browning | May 14, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

An interesting question to pose to Projectors today... What would America be like if gay marriage were legal? The right wing likes to say everything!! would change, but what do you think would really change?...Read More

Enough Already!

Filed by Dana Rudolph | May 14, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

Nancy Polikoff wrote yesterday about NCLR's great win in Florida, when the Florida Court of Appeals ruled that the state must give "full faith and credit" to adoption decrees from other states. The ruling stemmed from a case in which...Read More

Lesbian motherhood wins controversy for Wanda Sykes

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 14, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Last Saturday, comedian Wanda Sykes delivered a round of very, very impolite commentary about respected conservative scholar Rush Limbaugh in front of a room of very sensitive journalists last week at the National Correspondents Dinner. But in a one-two punch...Read More

Before you go over the Falls

Filed by Father Tony | May 14, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Dear Projectors, This week, I thought I'd invite a lawyer into my Confessional for some advice and guidance that will be useful for any gay couple considering marriage. Peter Zupcofska, a Massachusetts licensed family law lawyer with Burns & Levinson...Read More

Lawrence King's Memory Shat Upon By CA Judge

Filed by Jason Tseng | May 14, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

News comes out of California that a Ventura County Judge ruled that the parents of Lawrence King, the young boy who was shot twice in the head by his homophobic classmate early last year, can sue his foster home, Casa...Read More

Florida recognizes second-parent adoption from elsewhere

Filed by Father Tony | May 14, 2009 | 9:00 AM | comments

Nancy Polikoff tells us about a surprising Florida Court ruling: There's little I hate more in our community than a lesbian mom who creates a two-mother family and later decides to pretend there was only one mother. Well today Florida,...Read More

Marriage Wows

Filed by Kate Clinton | May 14, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

New York's marriage bill advances, Wanda Sykes does the Correspondents' Dinner, Dick Cheney has been found and my bank passed a stress test! What a week!...Read More


DADT Cripples the Military

Filed by Ed Team | May 14, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I have personally served for a decade under Don't Ask, Don't Tell: an immoral law and policy that forces American soldiers to deceive and lie about their sexual orientation. Worse, it forces others to tolerate deception and lying. These values...Read More

Carrie Prejean presser

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 14, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

A great parody of that Miss California press conference. No offense....Read More