Site News: February 2008


Can we squeeze in one more?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 29, 2008 | 3:40 PM | comments

It is with great pleasure that I can announce today that Ricci Levy will be joining us here on the Bilerico Project. Ricci is a long-time sexual freedom activist and is one of the founders of the Woodhull Freedom Foundation...Read More

How could I have forgotten Kim Pearson?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 27, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

I shared all of the shout-outs to the Bilerico Project at Creating Change - or so I thought. That flu must have really knocked something out of me, because I forgot to include Kim Pearson! Yikes! iPhone users: Click to...Read More


Brother can you spare a dime or 1,350?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 26, 2008 | 3:50 PM | comments

Several of you have written to ask how you can help us grow the Project. One way that a generous reader could assist would be to jump start "The Bilerico Minute." We've been asked to record a 3x/week short radio...Read More


Live Blogging Clinton/Obama Debate 8:30PM EST

Filed by Sara Whitman | February 26, 2008 | 12:02 PM | comments

Sara Whitman, full of substance and supporter of Hillary Clinton, will live blog along with Marti Abernathey, full of hope and supporter of Barack Obama. Hey, Marti, you should have put up the announcement yourself. Come join in the comments,...Read More


I'm such a tease!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 25, 2008 | 1:45 PM | comments

Just a quick note to let everyone know to watch for an exclusive interview with Suzanne Westenhoefer on Wednesday. We'll also have a contest to win DVDs of Suzanne's stand up - including an autographed copy of "A Bottom on...Read More

Let's talk about sex, baby. Let's talk about you and me.

Filed by Bil Browning | February 22, 2008 | 3:15 PM | comments

I've pissed off several contributors and readers in the past week. Several of you have written in about my Big Brother butt post and yesterday's Big Brother porn entry. No one, however, wrote in about Abigail's "Lindsay Lohan Naked Photo...Read More


Looking back is so gay

Filed by Michael Crawford | February 16, 2008 | 10:24 AM | comments

You've probably spent most of this week prepping for or recovering from Valentine's Day. Or, maybe you spent the time bemoaning our culture's obsession with coupledom while secretly yearning to be a part of one. In any case there were...Read More


Holy cow! This is exciting.

Filed by Bil Browning | February 15, 2008 | 5:20 PM | comments

Everyone got the memo last week that noted trans activist Donna Rose is joining us, right? Well, this week I get to announce two new contributors that I'm sure everyone will love to see on the site. You won't believe...Read More


Matt Foreman & Bishop Gene Robinson talk Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | February 14, 2008 | 10:40 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch Bishop Gene Robinson and NGLTF Executive Director Matt Foreman talk about The Bilerico Project. You know, he's our favorite Bishop so we're thrilled to be his favorite blog. It must have been Waymon's moving post...Read More


The story of a picture

Filed by Bil Browning | February 11, 2008 | 11:31 PM | comments

Sometimes the story behind a photo is even more interesting than the picture itself. This is the photo that ran with today's Indianapolis Star story about the Bilerico Project. For some reason, they don't put the photos online - just...Read More


Advertise on the Bilerico Project

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 11, 2008 | 11:55 AM | comments

Get your message out to the LGBT community by advertising on The Bilerico Project. Support community conversation and speak to the community's brightest trend-setters with direct advertising. Also, be sure to visit our sponsors - they're paying the rent around...Read More


The Bilerico Project Makes News

Filed by Jerame Davis | February 11, 2008 | 10:27 AM | comments

Usually we report/commentate/pontificate on the news here at the Bilerico Project. But today, we are proud to tell you we made the news. Blog transforms hobby into business is the article in today's Indianapolis Star. It focuses a lot on...Read More

Ambassador Michael Guest and Sean Kennedy: What's your favorite blog?

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2008 | 5:49 PM | comments

Sean Kennedy from the Advocate and former Romanian Ambassador Michael Guest wanted to get in on the Bilerico Project shout outs. Isn't it funny how many different people stop by on a regular basis? I'm starting to get a big...Read More


A message from Donna Rose

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2008 | 11:45 AM | comments

Jerame and I ran into Donna Rose yesterday evening at the GM sponsored press reception. Donna greets Bilerico Project readers and breaks her first story at the same time. iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More


Urvashi Vaid says hello to Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2008 | 1:55 AM | comments

Who loves the Bilerico Project? Noted queer activist and former head of the NGLTF, Urvashi Vaid. iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More


A Kate Clinton shout out to Projectors

Filed by Bil Browning | February 08, 2008 | 11:45 AM | comments

Kate Clinton wanted to send a message to our readers. Since she's one of my favorite comediennes, I think I can accommodate, eh? *grins* Take it away, Kate... iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More


Oh yeah...

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2008 | 7:26 AM | comments

I signed up for a Twitter account so if you're on there too, you can follow me and I'll send out regular updates. And if you'll be at Creating Change, don't forget the Bilerico Project Blogger meetup at 3pm on...Read More


I'm excited and feeling generous

Filed by Bil Browning | February 07, 2008 | 6:54 AM | comments

Hey everyone! We're off to Detroit for the Creating Change conference! The other fine folks around here will have to keep you entertained while I'm driving through the snow. This is my first professional queer conference; going on a media...Read More


Welcome Back: Apparently someone doesn't like us...

Filed by Jerame Davis | February 06, 2008 | 2:29 PM | comments

Many of our readers may have noticed our extended outage today. The site was down for about 4 hours total. I appears we were subject to a sort of Denial of Service attack that eventually crashed our whole server. We're...Read More


A Bilerico Project meetup

Filed by Bil Browning | February 06, 2008 | 10:50 AM | comments

If you'll be attending the Creating Change conference in Detroit this week, be sure to stop by the Bilerico Project Bloggers Meetup! It's being held on Friday at 3pm in Mackinac West on the 5th floor. It will be listed...Read More


Who's reading The Bilerico Project

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 03, 2008 | 3:42 PM | comments

Every wonder where your fellow Project readers are? Well, here you go. The darker the green, the more hits we got from that state over the last calendar week. California is number 1, just beating out Indiana. New York,...Read More


Putting my foot down

Filed by Bil Browning | February 01, 2008 | 2:05 PM | comments

Okay - this one will be short and sweet. I've put all of this on the front page because I want everyone to read all of it. Today, for the first time in over 3 years, we've had to ban...Read More


Our youngest contributor

Filed by Bil Browning | February 01, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Our newest contributor is a very special little lady. Allow me to introduce 13 year old Abigail Hannon. Abigail has Bloomberger's Syndrome, a genetic condition that makes her look a little different. Obviously, she knows a thing or two about...Read More


The lesson of the snow logo

Filed by Bil Browning | February 01, 2008 | 12:05 AM | comments

We're expected to get about 8" of snow tonight. Before I start bitching about all of the cold air, bad driving and school closings tomorrow, I thought I'd change out our logo to remind me of how pretty it is...Read More