December 31, 2010

Top 10 LGBT News Stories of 2010

Filed by Bil Browning | December 31, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Every December, Alex and I get together and pick our top ten stories of the past twelve months. This year's list sticks mostly to the political with only two stories standing out as non-governmental. 2010 stands out as a year...Read More

Queer music Friday - Brisbane Lesbian and Gay Pride Choir

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 31, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

This is a video of the Brisbane Lesbian and Gay Pride Choir performing "Auld Lang Syne" on World AIDS Day with lyrics changed to remember people lost to HIV/AIDS....Read More

Bradley Manning: Tortured Until Proven Guilty

Filed by Michael Hamar | December 31, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

While having finally delivered on DADT repeal, Barack Obama still has many campaign promises that have yet to be delivered upon. One is the end of special prisons at Gitmo and the use of torture techniques on selected prisoners. A...Read More

Holiday Greetings From A Canadian Soldier To His Husband

Filed by Betty Greene Salwak | December 31, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Posted by the Toronto Star....Read More

The It Gets Better dance remix

Filed by Bil Browning | December 31, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

What better day for a queer dance remix than New Years Eve? LA actor and singer Chris Salvatore did an earlier It Gets Better video that featured an original song. Now Carlos Gallardo has remixed it and you can dance...Read More

Why Our Sex History Matters: An Allen Ginsberg story

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | December 31, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

You know how I feel about sex history? I love it! Sex history is human history. Because so much of LGBT/Queer/Leather sex history has been systematically destroyed and censored in the name of God and country, it feels particularly vital...Read More

CBS Sunday Morning Profiles the Chateau Marmont

Filed by Karen Ocamb | December 31, 2010 | 11:00 AM | comments

This story is a really a backgrounder for the new Sophia Coppola movie Somewhere in which the legendary Hollywood hotel is a kind of "character." But the Chateau Marmont has also served as the setting for a number of LGBT...Read More


Let's stay together

Filed by Bil Browning | December 31, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Did you know there are several ways you can keep up with Bilerico Project without visiting the site every day! Subscribe to the Bilerico Project Report to get all of the previous day's posts sent to you every night at...Read More

Should gay bars ban straight people?

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 31, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

A long time ago I posted on a Australian gay bar that started screening people at the door for sexual orientation (I can't look it up because Bilerico, as well as some other LGBT sites, are blocked at the library...Read More

New Year's Dream

Filed by Kate Clinton | December 31, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

At sunset every New Year's, we make a bonfire at Herring Cove Beach in Provincetown. The crazy curve of the Cape affords a disorienting western view of sunset over water. And it has always been my contention that Provincetown, on...Read More


Singapore's ex-gays

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 31, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We think that it is something that can be managed, it can be something that can be overcome, and there are people who have successfully come out of it," said Lung, who considered sex-change surgery when he was younger. It...Read More

Taiwanese animated news makes fun of John-Furnish baby

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 31, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Everything I'm reading about Elton John and David Furnish's baby shows that gay parenting still bothers people, surrogacy even more. This is that Taiwanese animated news program that's been an internet hit, making a bondage joke about the kid....Read More