August 10, 2012


Trans Power, Olympic Hotties, & Disowning a Child [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | August 10, 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


Power, the Male Gaze, & the Catch-22 of Trans Gender Presentation

Filed by Drew Cordes | August 10, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

When a trans woman begins presenting as female, the sudden increase of those stares is palpable. It can signal anything from sexual attraction and not recognizing she's trans, to the person reading her as trans and wanting to hurt her. Read More


Olympic Heat 3: 10 More of the Sexiest Male Olympic Athletes of 2012

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 10, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Is it me, or are we learning more about the Olympic Athletes than we have before?Read More


Sentence GLAAD to a Pit of Chick-fil-A

Filed by Mark Segal | August 10, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Let's not waste words here: Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD), you screwed up royally. Read More

Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard

Indy Mayor Reverses Support for Domestic Partner Benefits?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 10, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Mayor Ballard has previously been mostly supportive of the LGBT community. He testified against a proposed statewide constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriages and civil unions. So why the sudden cold feet on a no-brainer?Read More

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Equal Under (Whatever)

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | August 10, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Proselytizing sometimes strikes me as the spiritual version of what the kink/BDSM community calls "involving bystanders in your scene," but I try to be sympathetic towards those who are called to or required by the dictates of their religion to do so. Read More


Ryan Lochte: 'It's Okay to Pee in the Pool' [Video]

Filed by James Holmes | August 10, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Last week we learned that US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte likes to add his own special water treatment to the pool. Now he wants to set his critics straight and explain how we can all go for the gold. Read More


Atheist Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | August 10, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Christians aren't the ones being persecuted in the United States, atheists are. This and other important news you need to know!Read More


Madonna Speaks Up for Russia's Gays

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | August 10, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

Madonna kept her promise and stood up for LGBT people in Russia. Good for you Madge!Read More

CinderFella. Need I Say More?

Filed by Rodrigo Ugarte | August 10, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Janice Dickinson as the Evil Stepmother and Lance Bass as the Artist Formerly Known as Prince Charming? If you want to see a super gay fairy tale musical, then you gotta see this!Read More