March 9, 2012


Sluts, Gay License Plates, & Bloodsucking Rabbis [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | March 09, 2012 | 5:30 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


Boykin on 'Bombshell' Obama's Harvard Protest Video

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 09, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

BuzzFeed released a video of Barack Obama in 1991 participating in a protest rally organized by openly gay Keith Boykin in support of Professor Derrick Bell's demand for diversity on the faculty of Harvard Law School.Read More


Indiana Lawmakers Try Different Route to Ban Gay License Plate

Filed by Bil Browning | March 09, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

As straight Hoosier blogger Doug Masson says, "I love the smell of an equal protection lawsuit in the morning. Smells like victory."Read More

The Calibre of Men in the Elevator

Filed by Bil Browning | March 09, 2012 | 3:06 PM | comments

Why can't I ever find a hot guy like this wearing just his boxer briefs in our elevator?! Before someone asks, it's a video for a clothing line....Read More


The Electoral Dysfunction(ed) Show

Filed by Kate Clinton | March 09, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

It has been twenty years since that Year of the Woman thing. No one would ever tell who she was. And they announced it in late June, so it wasn't even a full year.Read More


The Asian Underworld Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | March 09, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

This year's Black Party theme is "Yakuza: The Asian Underground." Promoters describe it as "the seedy maze of back alley brothels, old fashion tattoo parlors and current Tokyo squalor."Read More


Behind Romney's Minimum Wage 'Flip-Flop'

Filed by Terrance Heath | March 09, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

At this point it no longer matters whether or not Mitt Romney takes the positions he does because he truly believes they are right or to satisfy conservatives in his party. The right-wingers who own his party will demand his fealty.Read More