July 2, 2010

World Cup Hotness: Benny Feilhaber

Filed by Michael Crawford | July 02, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

I was thinking about writing a deep and meaningful post about race, the LGBT movement, and political strategy. Then, I remembered it was Friday of the July 4th weekend. Instead of "deep and meaningful" how about something beautiful? U.S Soccer...Read More

So cool!

Filed by Sean Martin | July 02, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

If only all the world's problems could be solved for a mere twenty bucks......Read More

Queer music Friday - Angelo Garcia

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 02, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Angelo Garcia was another member of the Puerto Rican boy band Menudo, and he's also out. While I just found out recently, he claims to have been out before Ricky Martin. Andrés Duque asks: "Was everyone in Menudo gay?" I...Read More


Behind the Scenes at Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Since it's a Friday before a holiday weekend, I thought I'd skip any in-depth political analysis and would give Projectors a peek behind the scenes at Bilerico. Every time I meet a reader in person, they always want to know...Read More

Tyler Perry Pissed at 'The Boondocks' Cartoon Dis

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 02, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

The LA Times business-entertainment blog Company Town reports that Black actor/producer/mogul Tyler Perry is so angry about a June 20 episode of "The Boondocks" sharply lampooning his popular character Madea, he may re-think his relationship with Turner Broadcasting, which owns...Read More

Music Review: Scissor Sister's "Night Work"- A Queer & Sexy Mindtrip

Filed by Waymon Hudson | July 02, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

I have a confession. I am now, and have always been, hopeless obsessed with the quirky, queer band Scissor Sisters. They have put out some of the best music around in recent years and many of their songs find their...Read More

White House Briefing on LGBT Issues: What The White House Has Done For Us

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 02, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

It was an honor to attend yesterday's White House briefing on LGBT issues. Many subjects were discussed, and I think all are worthy of discussion, so I'm going to take them one at a time. Yesterday I discussed the question...Read More

Locked Up & Out! New Report Tackles LGBT Youth in the Louisiana Juvenile Justice System

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 02, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Wesley Ware has been advocating for the rights of incarcerated youth and the creation of community-based alternatives to incarceration since he came to the Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana (JJPL) in 2007. He also serves on the Advisory...Read More

Tony Perkins testifies against Elena Kagan

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

The Family Research Council's head homobigot, Tony Perkins, testified against Elena Kagan's nomination to the Supreme Court yesterday. Of course, he railed about same-sex marriage and Kagan's stance on repealing Don't Ask Don't Tell. Perkins full testimony as prepared for...Read More

Undiscovered Lives: Vivian Maier

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | July 02, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

As regular readers know, I have an abiding passion for uncovering bits and pieces of sexual history that would otherwise be buried in time, in my never-ending quest to honor the people who've come before us and to revive memories...Read More

On Music Appreciation, Or, I'm Taking The Day Off

Filed by Don Davis | July 02, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

It is a huge news week, what with death and confirmation on everyone's mind...and I'm not going to do anything about it--well, not today, anyway. Instead, I'm taking the day off to bring you something more compelling: a music appreciation...Read More


Not a river in Egypt

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I know it's really gonna upset a lot of gay men - I'm sure hundreds of 'em are gonna be jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge - but I ain't available. I ain't gay. Sorry." -- South Carolina Republican Senator...Read More

Show Him Your Stuff

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Hat tip to Queerty for this video from "MySpace sensation" (MySpace? Seriously?!) Diamond Rings. The video "features dry-ice basketball fantasies, dramatic sparkle make-up, and fierce dance moves, including a cameo by Kids On TV frontman John Caffery." You know,...Read More