August 7, 2009

Queer music Friday - Matt Alber

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 07, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Thanks to the reader who sent in this video. This is Matt Alber's "End of the World."...Read More

Unplugged: calls it quits

Filed by Bil Browning | August 07, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Thursday evening Editor-At-Large Duane Wells sent an e-mail to their writers to let them know the site "will be going on hiatus effective immediately." Visitors are now greeted with an error message and all the content has been removed....Read More

21 same-sex couples part of new D.C. marriage campaign

Filed by Michael Crawford | August 07, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

Now that DC recognizes same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions we are preparing for the next step: marriages legally performed in DC. The Washington Blade has a great story about a new public educational campaign DC for Marriage. DC for Marriage...Read More

World on the Square 2009

Filed by Donna Pandori | August 07, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

The annual World on the Square 2009 festival is scheduled to take place in Corydon, Indiana on Saturday August 8th between 4:00 - 8:00 pm. For those you who have never heard of World on the Square, it is free...Read More


Filed by Guest Blogger | August 07, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Lorri L. Jean is nationally recognized as one of the most seasoned and effective leaders in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ("LGBT") civil rights movement. An LGBT activist for 30 years, Jean currently serves as...Read More

The legal status of same-sex relationship recognition

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | August 07, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

Anyone reading my Bilerico posts and my blog knows that I am not a fan of fighting for access to marriage for same-sex couples. But I am certainly a fan of providing accurate, readable information to LGBT folks about the...Read More

Ft. Worth gay bar raiders didn't file the right paperwork

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 07, 2009 | 12:30 PM | comments

Well, it's something: Among other things, the report said that Aller and Chapman had taken part in the raid without agency approval; failed to file the paperwork to investigate the club for possible lewd conduct and sales to intoxicated customers;...Read More

La orientación sexual no se puede cambiar

Filed by Pedro Julio Serrano | August 07, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Estoy súper contento, orgulloso y agradecido -- en especial a Bil por invitarme a ser parte de este magnífico portal como el primer bloguero que escribe en español -- de iniciarme como parte de la gran familia de Bilerico Project....Read More

Most ENDA Bang for your Buck: Indiana's Lugar, Bayh, Buyer, Donnelly, Ellsworth, and Visclosky

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 07, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Here's the biggest bang for your buck on the fight to win ENDA, America: Indiana. These are the Legislators of the Day. Call them today! After an extensive analysis of who's who and what's what on ENDA, I've organized the...Read More

The Clock is Ticking on DADT

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 07, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Editor's Note: Guest blogger Paul DeMiglio is the Senior Communications Manager for Servicemembers Legal Defense Network, a national, non-profit legal services, watchdog and policy organization dedicated to ending Don't Ask, Don't Tell. The time to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"...Read More

TERI Commends US Senators for Introduction of Inclusive Employment Non-Discrimination Act

Filed by Father Tony | August 07, 2009 | 9:00 AM | comments

Fort Lauderdale FL - TERI-Transgender Equality Rights Initiatives applauded Senators Jeff Merkley (OR-D), Susan Collins (ME-R), Edward M. Kennedy (MA-D) for introducing an inclusive Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which would protect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) employees from workplace...Read More

Miley Cyrus Stalker Loose!!! Bring the Drama Mimi!!!

Filed by Michael Buckley | August 07, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Comment Questions of the Day: 1. Have you ever stalked someone? Even innocently? 2. Will you buy something from Miley's clothing line? 3. Team Mimi or Team Eminem? (Do you think its FAKE?)...Read More


Brad Pitt Loves Us

Filed by Ed Team | August 07, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"When someone asked me why Angie and I don't get married, I replied, 'Maybe we'll get married when it's legal for everyone else.' I stand by that, although I took a lot of flak for saying it, hate mail from...Read More

Funny answers to stupid questions

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 07, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

Via feministing, here are the answers to any inappropriate questions you'd ever want to ask a trans person....Read More