Site News: July 2008


Exclusive: How gay 9/11 con artist was found

Filed by Bil Browning | July 30, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

Convicted gay con artist Patric Ian Henn made headlines in 2005 when he pled guilty to charges of scamming the American Red Cross out of over $68,000. Henn falsely claimed his domestic partner had died in the September 11 tragedy....Read More


Tyrion gets an upgrade

Filed by Bil Browning | July 29, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Congratulations are in order! Contributor Tyrion Lannister is getting a Bilerico promotion! Tyrion will be settling in as Bilerico-Indiana's new Contributing Editor. He has no idea what he's getting into - so don't tell him!...Read More


Another new face at B-IN

Filed by Bil Browning | July 25, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Please welcome Robert Ganshorn to Bilerico-Indiana. Robert is a new Bilerico Project contributor who lived in Indiana for several years. He graduated from Purdue University where he established the first queer student group. Robert will also be posting on the...Read More


He'd better not leave his socks laying around

Filed by Bil Browning | July 18, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

I'm proud to announce that Tyrion Lannister has enjoyed hanging out with Projectors enough that he's pulling up stakes and moving in full-time. Tyrion is shutting down his old blog, but it'll stay up for archive purposes for a while....Read More


It's time for the reminder

Filed by Bil Browning | July 17, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

We've gotten a ton of e-mails from PR reps this week, so it seemed like a good idea to remind everyone that you can advertise on the Bilerico Project. You can purchase BlogAds directly from the site or e-mail me...Read More

Want to learn some blogging tips and tricks?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 16, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Are you considering starting your own blog? Do you have a blog already, but you're struggling to get visitors? Maybe you get decent traffic and would like to monetize your site. Blogging can be a lot of fun, but there...Read More


Welcome back!

Filed by Bil Browning | July 15, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

I've been so busy on Bilerico Project that there have been days I've neglected the local version. What's a guy to do? Bring on more bloggers, of course! I'm very happy to welcome back a blogger who left before...Read More


Feeling sociable?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 14, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

Feel like getting sociable with our contributors and other readers? Bilerico Project is on most of the major social networking sites and we're darn good about using them regularly too! You can find us on: Facebook: Be our friend, join...Read More


Inbox fun: Does he really think he's helping?

Filed by Bil Browning | July 14, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

Another one to share from the reader inbox in reference to Saturday's Homotextual post quoting Tim Gunn on Michele Obama and Cindy McCain's fashion: Hey Slick: If you want to pick on Cindy MCCain at least she doesnt have to...Read More


Our newest family member

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Before we close out the week, I wanted to introduce everyone to the Project's newest contributor, Robert Ganshorn. If you're a regular reader, you probably already know Robert from his guest posts. They've been so well received we asked him...Read More


Behind the scenes last year

Filed by Bil Browning | July 09, 2008 | 11:00 PM | comments

I wanted to get in here and wish all Projectors a happy birthday before the day was over. Instead of sitting here and typing something out, I thought it might be nice to drop a bit of the barrier and...Read More


Pink cupcakes for everyone!

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 09, 2008 | 3:30 PM | comments

About a year and a half ago Bil, Jerame, and I were talking about taking Indiana's premier LGBT blog, Bilerico, national. After hammering out how it would work, the big details and the mindless details (if you knew how many...Read More

Happy birthday from Don

Filed by Don Sherfick | July 08, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Happy Birthday to all my fellow Projectors! I made a video to honor the occasion. iPhone users: Click to watch...Read More


Happy birthday, Bilerico Project!

Filed by Guest Blogger | July 07, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Projector Rebecca Berfanger sends in her birthday wishes to TBP. Rebecca is an Indianapolis native and has her B.A. (Ball State, 2000) and M.S.J. (Northwestern, 2005) in journalism. She has written legal and entertainment articles for print and...Read More


Help us celebrate our birthday

Filed by Bil Browning | July 02, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

One year ago today we re-launched as The Bilerico Project. It was our beta version; Jerame was still working out all the tweaks. It was stressful to watch him sweat bullets as he ran the blog for a week...Read More


Alex gets mail too

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 01, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

I got an email this morning: Since I am an active gay male since I was 15 years old, which is now 30 years ago I find the word that starts with a Q very offensive towards the gay community...Read More