March 18, 2010

Wrap Up: Online/Offline Distinction Blurs As Bloggers Generate Both Light And Heat

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | March 18, 2010 | 7:30 PM | comments

Today began with dozens of blogs and media sites participating in a blogswarm, directed at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, asking that she move the long-stalled Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). A full list can be found after the jump. The major...Read More

Why The Transgender Community Had To Take Out Susan Stanton

Filed by Rebecca Juro | March 18, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

It's something you hope you'll never have to do, but you do it when you have to. I watched "Her Name Was Steven" on CNN Saturday night, and it's taken me until now to decide how I want to discuss...Read More

Sit-in in SF for ENDA; Dan Choi arrested protesting DADT

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 18, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

This is breaking - GetEqual (Kip Williams who helped organize the National Equality March) is staging a sit-in in Nancy Pelosi's office to get the ENDA moving forward. This is part of the big blog swarm that Jillian Weiss set...Read More

Push for same-sex marriage on again in New York State

Filed by Donna Pandori | March 18, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Reuters reports: A group called Fight Back New York, created with money from software entrepreneur and openly gay philanthropist Tim Gill, is pledging to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to get pro-gay marriage candidates elected to the state Senate...Read More

Family Research Institute deemed obscene and insufficiently patriotic

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 18, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Hahahahahahahahaha...Read More

Interview with Ugly Betty's Michael Urie

Filed by Jason Tseng | March 18, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

I got to catch up with Michael Urie at the GLAAD Media Awards when I was covering the red carpet. I had gotten to see his off-broadway play The Tempermentals, about pre-Stonewall gay activist group, The Mattachine Society, earlier this...Read More


The queer blogosphere at SXSW

Filed by Bil Browning | March 18, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Last weekend, I was a panelist at the South By SouthWest conference. I sat on the first specifically queer session at the major interactive, music and film gathering and the feedback was amazing. Engaging The Queer Community featured Fausto Fernos...Read More

Shock schlock: Vintage lesbian B movie

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | March 18, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

A deliciously tacky and noxious 1965 sexploitation feature, listed on IMDB as Chained Girls aka "Caged Girls." Filmed in Greenwich Village!...Read More

Equality Virginia Keeps Up the Pressure on McDonnell

Filed by Michael Hamar | March 18, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Equality Virginia is continuing to keep the pressure on Virginia GOP Governor Bob McDonnell and the gay haters in the Virginia General Assembly by urging the leaders of Virginia's colleges and universities to lobby for the amendment of the state's...Read More

We Can Forgive, But Can We Forget?

Filed by Father Tony | March 18, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

In the video included in this New York Times report, listen to the voices of the pope promising a pastoral letter about pedophilia to be issued tomorrow and that of the Irish cardinal apologizing for what he did wrong. In...Read More

Blogswarm: Demand LGBT Employment Rights Today

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | March 18, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Note from Bil: The Bilerico Project is participating in a blogswarm today with Daily Kos, Open Left, Americablog, Towleroad, Pam's House Blend, Joe My God, Michelangelo Signorile, David Mixner, Daily Gotham, Culture Kitchen, Taylor Marsh, PageOneQ, Dan Savage, GoodAsYou, and...Read More

Eating their own

Filed by Sean Martin | March 18, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Perhaps better served with a nice red whine? Click here for a larger version....Read More


CBS President promises more LGBT characters again

Filed by Ed Team | March 18, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Any show can have gay characters. We're conscious of that as well. This year one of our pilots, "Quinn-tuplets," has gay characters. Any series can. This year we made a concerted effort to suggest to producers, if not in pilot,...Read More

Sigourney Weaver: You're reading Bilerico Project

Filed by Jason Tseng | March 18, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

In case you've forgotten, Sigourney Weaver wants you to know you're reading Bilerico Project....Read More