September 9, 2009

Pulpaliciously Lesbian

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | September 09, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

These 50s/60s-era pulp fiction covers would be truly hilarious if they weren't also so agonizingly clueless. Here's four fabulously kitschy pulp covers about lesbians and bi women....Read More

Black Episcopal Congregation Celebrates Lesbian Marriage

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | September 09, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Since the liberal arm of the U.S. Episcopal Church passed a resolution in July to bless same-sex unions - particularly in states like Massachusetts that legalize such marriages - so too has, at least, one black congregation within the Massachusetts...Read More

The Bible is pro-gay

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 09, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Those pro-gay Christian billboards that appeared a few years back in Indianapolis are back, and this time they're going to the belly of the beast: Texas. This one lady's reaction is just too funny, and proves the value of posting...Read More

Mind the Gap, Cross the Valley

Filed by Austen Crowder | September 09, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

The computing world often talks about the "uncanny valley" when discussing 3D effects in modern virtual worlds. The theory is simple: as a computer's rendering of a human being becomes more realistic, viewers eventually reach a point where the image...Read More

Indiana transition resources - do we have them?

Filed by Austen Crowder | September 09, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

A friend of mine asked me for help with gender issues, which is usually no big deal. We talked for a while, discussing why he felt the way he did, and what could be done to fix the issue, when...Read More

Hi, my name is Harman & I'm here to beat and rob you

Filed by Bil Browning | September 09, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

Over the past month or so, I've been getting tons of friend requests on Facebook from Middle Eastern, Asian and African gay guys. I've had requests from Pakistan, Indonesia, India, Thailand, South Africa, and Egypt. Most of them are also...Read More

The LGBT's are doing just fine

Filed by Alex Blaze | September 09, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

If this poll is to be believed, it seems like LGBT folks are among the happiest with Obama. 67% of LGBT adults think the country is headed in the right direction; only 45% of straight adults agree. That all said,...Read More

Equality costs and right here is where we start paying in sweat

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 09, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

You've likely seen the recent comments from Steve Hildebrand, deputy campaign manager for the Obama campaign, about the lack of progress on LGBT equality at the federal level. "The problem is, Obama isn't listening enough," Hildebrand said, according to the...Read More

On Understanding Your Market, Or, Mr. Obama, We Need To Talk

Filed by Don Davis | September 09, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

So it's the day of the big speech, Mr. President, and we got trouble with a capital "T" right here in Health Care City. What are you gonna do? Do we follow the traditional Democratic Party legislative process of passing...Read More

Woman transforms gender during epileptic seizure

Filed by Bil Browning | September 09, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

This is fascinating. We've had plenty of conversations on the site about gender identity disorder. While sexual orientation was considered a mental condition a few decades ago, that hasn't changed for transgender folks. As with sexual orientation, scientists have been...Read More

Rep. Kathy Castor - A Voice of Leadership for Floridians living with HIV/AIDS

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | September 09, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

On August 25th, I posted an entry on Bilerico, Members of Congress, 6 weeks left to Save Ryan White!, since that time 12-Members of Congress from Florida led the way in a bipartisan way to answer Congressman Hank Johnson's call...Read More

How to guarantee you'll end up on YouTube

Filed by Bil Browning | September 09, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

It's not often that I find myself agreeing with the folks at Hoosier Access, but this time is a good exception. I think Baron Hill is a good Congressman, but his aversion to being recorded has become absurd. In this...Read More

Archbishop Rembert Weakland: A Pilgrim in a Pilgrim Church

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 09, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Father John McNeill is a pioneer in the gay liberation movement. John helped found Dignity New York City, a spiritual support group for gay and lesbian Catholics, in 1972. In 1976 he published The Church and...Read More

House ENDA hearing this month: FL Sen Bill Nelson next target

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | September 09, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Last night, the National Center for Transgender Equality held a conference call on ENDA. The recording of about 45 minutes is available on the NCTE site. The bottom line is that a hearing is planned for September in the House,...Read More

24 hours left to double your money

Filed by Michael Crawford | September 09, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Bil wrote yesterday about a generous Bilerico reader will match up to $1000 total raised on Bilerico if at least 12 people donate to the Protect Maine Equality campaign before noon tomorrow. So far we have enough donors, but we're...Read More

Glee! Glee! Glee!

Filed by Michael Buckley | September 09, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Comment Questions of the Day: 1. Did you watch the preview episode of Glee? What did you think? 2. Who is your favorite character on the show? 3. Did you have a Glee club at your high school? (...Read More


In for the Long Run

Filed by Ed Team | September 09, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"People are going to say I haven't been here long enough, but if you get me behind the mayor's desk I'm going to run this city." --Melissa Sue Robinson, candidate for mayor in Nampa, Idaho. She is the first transgender...Read More

Getting dressed in 7 seconds

Filed by Bil Browning | September 09, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

The Antony Morato clothing line wants to show you their wares in 7 seconds. I want an excuse to post a video of a hot naked guy with a black box over his crotch. We've all got priorities. (Hat...Read More