November 19, 2010

Queer Music Friday: Justin Utley

Filed by Leone Kraus | November 19, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

I've been toying with the idea about writing a post about my friend and former PR client Justin Utley for quite some time. So when I awoke this morning, I was jazzed to see a note from Bil requesting for...Read More

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The Week I Dragged Bilerico to My Level

Filed by Mark S. King | November 19, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

This week has been a blast for me. Thanks for allowing me to be "the new Alex" during his absence, and to bombard you with my pop culture lunacy! It taught me something, too. We all live in our comfort...Read More

Making Meaning of Transgender Day of Remembrance

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 19, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Jaan Williams is a policy assistant with the National Center for Lesbian Rights. He's also a friend of mine and one incredible guy. It was 2004, and I had volunteered for my school's Queer Straight Alliance...Read More

National Media Spotlights GetEqual In DADT Protests

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | November 19, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

In reporting on the groundswell of protest over the delays and prevarications regarding the repeal of the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy, and the sudden, newfound confidence in Washington that there are enough votes to repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell,...Read More

Phyllis Frye becomes Associate Judge of Houston Municipal Court

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | November 19, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Transgender attorney and activist Phyllis Frye was appointed yesterday as an Associate Judge on the Houston Municipal Court. Appointed by Mayor Annise Parker, Frye was unanimously confirmed by the Houston City Council. Right-wing spokespeople of course accuse Mayor Parker, an...Read More

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The Thanksgiving Turkey...Cake

Filed by Mark S. King | November 19, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Because I consider myself a food connoisseur of sorts (I watch Top Chef and Top Chef Just Desserts), please allow me to share with you this holiday confection: Thanksgiving Turkey Cake. It's got ground turkey and mashed potatoes in it....Read More


So you'll see something new starting soon

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

Today we're going to try a new advertising technique as a trial and I'll be interested in Projectors' reactions. We're going to put in an adverpost for the Association of Private Sector Colleges & Universities. It will be in the...Read More

Existential Homosexual Angst: Vintage album cover

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 19, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

I hope the "mixed emotions" refer to the choice of wearing red socks with that outfit but somehow I don't think it does. Does anyone know (or remember) if this was a real album?...Read More

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Ryan Reynolds is Hot, but Going Gay for Him?

Filed by Mark S. King | November 19, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Ever since Ryan Reynolds stripped off his shirt in the otherwise forgettable remake of The Amityville Horror, I have been patiently waiting for People Magazine to name him The Sexiest Man Alive. And apparently I wasn't the only one. Or...Read More

HRBOR to Recieve NGLCC Rising Star Award

Filed by Michael Hamar | November 19, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

When Christianna Flynn and I first began talking about forming some sort of LGBT business group back in August of 2006, little did we know that we were setting the ground work for what would become Hampton Roads Business OutReach...Read More

Kate Middleton is our new Queen! Suck it Betty White!

Filed by Michael Buckley | November 19, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

In this episode, I cover the big royal announcement that Prince William is engaged to Kate Middleton -- the future Queen! Also shout outs to all the Queen Elizabeth's who came before! Congrats to "Refudiate" -- the new word...Read More


DADT repeal has 60 votes

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I am confident that we have more than 60 votes prepared to take up the Defense authorization with the repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell' if only there will be a guarantee of a fair and open amendment process, in...Read More

Vice President Biden's It Gets Better video

Filed by Bil Browning | November 19, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Vice President Joe Biden made an It Gets Better video yesterday that was posted to the White House blog....Read More