October 17, 2010

"It Gets Better" isn't perfect, but it will save lives

Filed by Austen Crowder | October 17, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

I contributed my voice to the "It Gets Better" project. I know there's some guff coming toward this project from all comers - both inside and outside the community - but I think it's a worthy cause if for nothing...Read More

Broadway Stars Sing for Trevor Project

Filed by Bil Browning | October 17, 2010 | 5:30 PM | comments

Trevor Project Executive Director Charles Robbins wrote to point me to this new video featuring several Broadway stars singing for the "It Gets Better Project." Please share this original song and video to help send a message of hope and...Read More

Interview with Against Equality

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 17, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

I recorded an interview with Bilerico contributors Ryan Conrad and Yasmin Nair earlier this week on their book, Against Equality: Queer Critiques of Gay Marriage. While I don't agree with everything they said, their critique does have some valuable components...Read More

Why Don't the State Bars Enforce Ethics Rules Against Introducing False Evidence?

Filed by Michael Hamar | October 17, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

At Equality Virginia's legal seminar at the University of Richmond on October 16, during the course of the discussion of legitimate medical and mental health research in the context of litigation, the point was brought up about the fraudulent testimony...Read More

You Can Save an LGBT Youth from Suicide - I Did

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 17, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger John R. Selig is a gay dad, writer, photographer, podcaster and activist living in Dallas, Texas. Selig produces and his "John Selig Outspoken" podcast to provide role models to gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people. Though...Read More

After the tearful speech: Burns speaks

Filed by Bil Browning | October 17, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Projector Rory correctly pointed out that we didn't feature the best videos that's come out of the recent conversations springing up around bullying and teen suicide. Openly gay Fort Worth City Councilman Joel Burns' tearful speech at a council meeting...Read More

Same Sex Sunday

#SSS Where Republicans & Democrats Battle!

Filed by Phil Reese | October 17, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

We had the single most heated debate in SameSexSunday history this week--I actually had to jump in, play referee and send our Lefities and our Righties to their respective corners. What got our round table so fired up this week?...Read More


Babies for Neil Patrick Harris

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 17, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Babies!! On 10/12, Gideon Scott and Harper Grace entered the Burtka-Harris fold. All of us are happy, healthy, tired, and a little pukey." --Neil Patrick Harris...Read More

Sliimy - "Trust me"

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 17, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

"Trust me," from the world's favorite gay stéphanois, Sliimy....Read More