February 22, 2010


Bilerico WIN: LA Stonewall Democratic Club Bob Craig Media Award

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

The Los Angeles Stonewall Democratic Club has announced the Stoney Award winners and I'm humbled to join fellow honorees Congressman Jared Polis and longtime activist Cleve Jones as one of this year's honorees. John Cleary, the club's President, writes: The...Read More

Fighting against same-sex marriage just isn't the ticket to popularity it once was

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 22, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

It's not surprising that marriage ranked lower than it normally does at this year's CPAC straw poll. It's been banned in the constitutions of a majority of states and there aren't any ballot initiatives on it coming up, while the...Read More

Caption This: Real Men Marry Women

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Time for another round of Caption This! This time, we have a picture from CPAC to enliven our days and titillate our nights. Or something like that. My caption? "Because no self-respecting lesbian would ever hit this" (Hat tip to...Read More

War is inherently anti-gay, but....

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 22, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Homocon James Kirchick was justifiably excited to score the interview with Joe Lieberman in which the Senator confirmed that he plans to cosponsor DADT repeal legislation (go him), but keep that rocket in your pocket, Kirchick! It's unbecoming. Adam Serwer...Read More

Brian McNaught Knows The Song He Was Taught

Filed by Father Tony | February 22, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

The soft trickle of water fountains, the scent of a pungent simmering stew, the glow of oil paintings in the Cape Cod style and the warm embrace of two handsome men of a certain age will envelop you upon entering...Read More

Kai (part 1)

Filed by Sean Martin | February 22, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Sometimes waiting for them to come home can be harder than seeing them off. Just as a reminder to those who weren't regular readers of my blog before we started here: Mik and Kai were married in Canada shortly before...Read More

Winter Olympics Report exclusive: PRIDE House

Filed by Jeff Sheng | February 22, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

One of my favorite quotes is from Nelson Mandela and I have it printed out above my desk: "Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to unite in a way that little else does. It...Read More

Get To DC on 3/16 to Lobby for ENDA: Scholarships Available

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | February 22, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

The long-stalled Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) is going to roll out shortly. Exactly when, and with what changes are uncertain. But it's coming, and Representative Frank has promised a vote by the end of March. If you value the need...Read More

Kentucky might OK the Bible being taught in public schools

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 22, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

The Kentucky Senate Education Committee voted unanimously to put the Bible in schools: The proposal would allow schools the option to offer Bible classes as a social studies credit, according to the Associated Press. Democratic Sen. David Boswell, the chief...Read More

Freudian slip knot: vintage carnival cut-out

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | February 22, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Friends, I wouldn't even know where to begin.......Read More


RuPaul + Barney Frank = intellectually curious?

Filed by Ed Team | February 22, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"[A]t the University of Michigan, students can take a class on Native American Feminism. There is also Cyber Feminism at Cornell University. And, uh, maybe my all-time favorite, the class at Occidental College which deconstructs what it means to be...Read More

Ewan McGregor isn't laughing at George Stephanopoulos

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 22, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Ewan McGregor is not amused by ABC's most vapid Washington correspondent's casual homophobia. Starts at around 2:15....Read More