January 20, 2012


Indiana License Plates, Karen Santorum, & Polyamory [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | January 20, 2012 | 6:00 PM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every Friday I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


There Are No Gay Jews

Filed by Mark Segal | January 20, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Everywhere I travel, I'm in search of how our community is depicted. Unfortunately, I notice we are not always included. That is discrimination by censorship. Read More


Don't Like This Newt Gingrich? Wait Five Minutes

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 20, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

It looks like the old joke about the weather - "If you don't like the weather, wait five minutes and it'll change" - is also true about Newt Gingrich. If you don't like this Newt Gingrich, wait five minutes and he'll change.Read More

The Prop 8 Decision & a Valentine's Day Protest

Filed by Davina Kotulski | January 20, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Any day now a ruling is expected from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on the constitutionality of Prop 8. We can only hope that justice, long delayed in Perry V. Schwarzenegger, will not be denied.Read More


Did the Internet Blackout Work?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 20, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Before this week's internet blackout over online freedom (we participated by shuttering Bilerico Project for 24 hours), several folks complained that it was a "stunt" that wouldn't have any effect whatsoever on the debate. Congress, however, thought differently.Read More

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An Open Letter to Ryan James Yezak

Filed by Kyle Bella | January 20, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

In response to a recent video trailer released by Ryan James Yezak, I offer an open letter to him expressing my concerns that his video fails to include people of color and transgender individuals in its representation of LGBTQ history.Read More

Support traditional marriage

Newt Outraged by Open Marriage Question During CNN Debate

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 20, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Instead of showing contrition when CNN's John King asked him about the charge during the CNN Southern Republican Debate in South Carolina, Gingrich got a standing ovation expressing outrage that the question was even asked.Read More

Grindr Hacked in Australia

Filed by Bil Browning | January 20, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Over 100,000 users in Australia have had their personal information, uh, exposed thanks to a Sidney hacker who created a website that allowed anyone to login as another Grindr user and view their photos, send messages, and more.Read More

Straight Hunk [Posing Pouch Series 4]

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | January 20, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

I spot a little gold ring on his finger. Lucky wife!Read More


Johnny Weir Returns: The Bitch Is Back

Filed by Bil Browning | January 20, 2012 | 9:41 AM | comments

"The bitch is back! So excited to do this, with you all on my side. I promise to try my best to make you proud! I'm coming back to competition." -- Openly gay figure skater Johnny Weir on Twitter announcing...Read More

Obama Sings Al Green During Speech

Filed by Bil Browning | January 20, 2012 | 9:28 AM | comments

I don't know that a sitting President has ever sang in front of an audience before - even if it was just two lines. Here's President Obama crooning a wee bit of Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" at the...Read More

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Polyamory, Thy Name Is Newt

Filed by Yasmin Nair | January 20, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

It would be grand if a prominent spokesperson for polyamory stood up and welcomed Gingrich into their open arms.Read More