October 19, 2012


Facebook Friends, Elizabeth Emken, & Taxpaying Churches [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | October 19, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every weekend 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


My Heart on a Purple Sleeve: Honoring Spirit Day

Filed by Patrick J Hamilton | October 19, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

The simple act of stepping out in a purple shirt brings back a flood of memories... and brings a surprising depth and relevance to Spirit Day.Read More


Federal Appeals Court Rules DOMA is Unconstitutional (Again)

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 19, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

A Republican judge wrote the Second Circuit Court of Appeals opinion in Windsor v. USA - ruling that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. Read More


Two Interesting LGBT Infographics

Filed by Bil Browning | October 19, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Two new LGBT infographics are out today that you just have to see. One is about LGBT teen bullying while the other shows what the outcome of this year's election could have on marriage equality nationwide.Read More


It's All a Bunch of 'Hocus Pocus'

Filed by James Holmes | October 19, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

I like to be able to say that Bette Midler helped me realize I was gay. And with the announcement of a guest appearance on Glee, she has a new gaggle of gaybies on the way. Read More


The First Lady Debate

Filed by Bil Browning | October 19, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

Jimmy Kimmel asked people what they thought of "last night's First Lady debate" between Michelle Obama and Ann Romney. Of course, several people swore they'd watched the whole thing and declared a winner. Read More

The Hunk Sniff Test

Filed by Bil Browning | October 19, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Nicole Ritchie appeared on Ellen this week to tout her new perfume. The funny lady doused four hunks with different fragrances and gave Ritchie a smell test - find her own perfume. Personally, I'd have spent more time sniffing...Read More


Elderly Woman Arrested for Stealing Offensive Political Signs

Filed by Bil Browning | October 19, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

"A woman was following me to the car and I put the posters in the car and I said, 'Make sure you get my license plate.' I guess I deserved it. I stole the posters." -- Hebron Connecticut resident Nancy...Read More


Spirit Day Edition [What You Need To Know]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | October 19, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

10/19/12 is Spirit Day, Latino support for SSM reaches a new high, hope for gay adoption in N. Ireland, East Aurora, IL school district betrays trans* kids' trust, and more. Plus: Maude in '77 at the forefront of gay visibilityRead More