May 21, 2010


Bilerico meetup in Seattle Saturday night

Filed by Bil Browning | May 21, 2010 | 10:00 PM | comments

Come join Jerame, Joe Mirabella and me at a last minute Bilerico Project meetup in Seattle this weekend. Where: Cafe Metropolitain - 1701 E. Olive Way When: Saturday, May 22 9pm-11pm Why: So many of you have written to ask...Read More

Letting Go of Internalized Homophobia

Filed by Michael Hamar | May 21, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

With all of the media coverage of the George Rekers scandal I once again got to thinking about the self-loathing homophobes like Rekers who make careers out of pushing measures and disseminating lies in order to deprive LGBT citizens...Read More

Harvey Milk Day

Filed by Sean Martin | May 21, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

A gentle reminder why this day is so important after the jump....Read More

Bitch Pulled From Festival Lineup

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | May 21, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

After discovering her transphobic history, the musical performer Bitch, previously of Bitch & Animal, was unceremoniously told that she would not be performing at OUT/LOUD, a queer women's music festival which she had previously been set up to headline tonight....Read More

You Gotta Give Em Hope: Saturday Is Harvey Milk Day

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 21, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

On Saturday, the nation's LGBT community will remember Harvey Milk. Nationally, thousands of activists, allies and community members are organizing local actions to demand full federal equality for all on Harvey Milk Day and during the week of the International...Read More

Unnatural Gas

Filed by Kate Clinton | May 21, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

"Don't get a swelled head." "Don't be a hot dog." Those were the messages I got when I was growing up. So I don't brag. There was that time I did share with you that I got one of those...Read More

Pentagon hires firm to survey 350,000 troops on DADT for $4.4 million

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 21, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Maybe I'm just having a sudden memory lapse, but I don't recall anything of this scale going on before the war in Iraq. In an effort to get around the interview catch-22, the Defense Department authorized the hiring this week...Read More

Bad B movie: 1971 German Sexploitation

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | May 21, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

All I can say is that I never had that much fun at the gynecologist. Find out more about this movie at IMDB....Read More

Everyone loves a good outing

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 21, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

A local news channel in Australia staked out bathhouse, pointed a camera at the door and recorded for several hours, and caught the state's transport minister coming out. Of course, this is a brave new world, and since the doors...Read More

ENDA Delayed To Late June or Mid-July

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 21, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

Representative Barney Frank said in MetroWeekly late yesterday that the Employment Non-Discrimination Act will be delayed until late June or mid-July. He also indicated that Speaker Nancy Pelosi is committed to getting a vote on ENDA in the House at...Read More

Harvey Milk Day - Stuart Milk and Assembly Speaker John A. Perez Talk about Harvey Milk

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 21, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

One has to imagine the late Harvey Milk beaming down from heaven as he watched openly gay California Assembly Speaker John A. Perez walk into Wednesday night's White House State Dinner with Mexican President Felipe Calderón Hinojosa and be seated...Read More

Glee actors go shirtless

Filed by Adam Bink | May 21, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

It's my first day on the job filling in as Bil, and there's no better way to start off with an obligatory Hot Shirtless Guys post! So it's been a very Glee week for me. Last night I Gleefully downloaded...Read More


Filed by Kate Clinton | May 21, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

What in the hell is BP actually doing about this oil spill? Does anyone know? I'm so furious I think my head might explode....Read More


Gay teens are targetted

Filed by Ed Team | May 21, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"How can you deny that gay teenagers are targeted in high school? Just spend an hour in a high school." --Ninth grader Andy Berlin, testifying before the Minnesota Legislature on anti-gay bullying...Read More

NYCLU video on UAFA

Filed by Ed Team | May 21, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

The NYCLU made a video on same-sex partner sponsorship....Read More