Site News: January 2009


Bilerico Project sponsored blogger and twitter meetup in Denver at Creating Change

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Are you going to the Creating Change conference in Denver this week? Several Bilerico Project contributors will be there and we're sponsoring a blogger meetup! Come and meet your favorite Bilerico contributors plus other bloggers covering the conference. Blogger and...Read More


You'll wanna vote Yes on Kate

Filed by Bil Browning | January 23, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

Contributor Kate Clinton is an experience in person. Her stand up comedy is absolutely hysterical. If you're a Kate fan too, you'll be tickled pink because Kate will now be vlogging for Bilerico Project! Look for her Yes on Kate!...Read More

Bilerico Project's Alex Blaze on CNN

Filed by Bil Browning | January 19, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

Don't blink or you'll miss this brief glimpse of Alex's post on Rick Warren on CNN. Contributor Pam Spaulding's Pam's House Blend is also shown along with Americablog and Leah McElrath's (contributor Cathy Renna's partner) post on the Huffington Post....Read More

The Rumors of my Death have been Greatly Exaggerated...

Filed by Waymon Hudson | January 17, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

Look out, Projectors. I'm slowly coming back and ready to start kevetching online again. This is your official warning (hint, hint Rick Warren, Peter Labarbera, and other fundie madmen- look out!). A big thank you to everyone who has been...Read More


Mobile Bilerico Project

Filed by Bil Browning | January 16, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

My post asking what you'd change about Bilerico Project brought up the question of a version of Bilerico Project for your mobile phone. We offer that already, but we've never really promoted it on the site. Obviously, we should have....Read More


Never sit on your laurels

Filed by Bil Browning | January 15, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

The Editorial Team is meeting tonight to discuss where we want the blog to go over the next year and agree to some basic blueprints to get there. This seems like the perfect time to get Projectors involved too. First,...Read More


Reach a queer audience

Filed by Bil Browning | January 15, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

Looking to reach a decidedly queer audience? Advertise with Bilerico Project! E-mail us for a rate card today! Don't forget to support the site by visiting our advertisers. In the tight economy, internet advertising has been hit hard. Help make...Read More


Always a bridesmaid; never a bride

Filed by Bil Browning | January 14, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

Congratulations to Andy Towle and his team at Towleroad for winning the 2008 Weblog Awards Best LGBT Blog. We finished in 2nd place again this year after a last moment surge moved us past last year's winner, Joe.My.God. Contributor Pam...Read More


Prince William wants you to vote for Bilerico Project as Best LGBT Blog

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2009 | 3:30 PM | comments

This is my last chance to bug everyone for one last time to vote for us. Voting ends today at 5pm EST. As I write this post, we're in second place by 3,000 votes. Bridesmaid. Again. Are you gonna let...Read More


Since you all liked Rachel Maddow so much...

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 12, 2009 | 8:30 PM | comments

Bil's out, so that means that I'm going to remind you all to vote Bilerico tonight. I won't completely humiliate myself like I did last week. I will only partly humiliate myself. You see, we're in it to win it....Read More


Help Little Drummer Buck!

Filed by Michael Buckley | January 12, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Please VOTE FOR BILERICO PROJECT! One click- don't have to register! We are getting killed! You can vote ALL DAY MON! THANKS!...Read More


Support Independent Bloggervision!

Filed by Mercedes Allen | January 11, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

Your Public Blogging System brings you educational programs that enrich the lives of all readers. But it cannot survive without your support. The best news is, it doesn't cost you any money, it only takes a few minutes of your...Read More


Better Know a Contributor: Michael Buckley

Filed by Father Tony | January 11, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

Continuing our series of contributor profiles, I collared Michael Buckley (Buck Hollywood) on the red carpet that leads to his front door. You'll see I tried for the dirt, but he's sharp, and I get away with very little. How...Read More


08 Weblog Awards: The Bilerico Selections

Filed by Storm Bear | January 10, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

Every year after the Emmy nominations are announced, HBO starts running commercials stating "27 Emmy nominations, more than anyone else." After seeing the nominations for the 2008 Weblog Awards, the same can be said for The Bilerico Project. If you...Read More


Waymon Hudson is one sick little man

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Several of you have written me privately after noticing that Waymon hasn't been posting and that Bilerico-Florida has been a little sparse on content lately without Waymon around to steer the ship. What happened? He's very sick right now. Waymon...Read More


Have you voted for Bilerico today?

Filed by Father Tony | January 09, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Click here to vote Bilerico!...Read More


Are you a Hoosier blogger?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 09, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

If you're a Hoosier blogger, please add Bilerico-Indiana to your blogroll. If you're not on our blogroll, let me know and I'll add you. With such a small state-wide group of progressive and LGBT bloggers, we gotta stand together!...Read More


If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 08, 2009 | 7:15 AM | comments

Click to enlarge and to get rid of those censor boxes. h/t to Joe and Andy. I did the racially- and gender-inclusive version of the meme, of course, because I can't do anything without a smug sense of liberal superiority....Read More


A warm welcome for Kyle!

Filed by Bil Browning | January 07, 2009 | 10:00 PM | comments

Please join me in extending a hand to our newest Bilerico-Indiana contributor, Kyle Flood. Kyle is a student at Ball State University majoring in education and world studies. Kyle currently resides in Muncie, Indiana but was born and raised in...Read More


Put a Ring on It: Vote Bilerico Best LGBT Blog

Filed by Michael Crawford | January 07, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

Its day three of the 2008 Weblog Awards and The Bilerico Project is in third place. That's so not hot. Please take 5 seconds and vote Bilerico for Best LGBT Blog. Last year Bilerico was the bridesmaid in the race...Read More


Vote and feel good about it (one way or another)

Filed by Jerame Davis | January 06, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

It's day two of the 2008 Weblog Awards and things are looking grim for The Bilerico Project. We're in 4th place as of this writing. We love being listed with some really great blogs, but we'd really like to pull...Read More


Bilerico Project is the Best LGBT Blog

Filed by Bil Browning | January 05, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

It's that time of year again. We're a finalist for the 2008 Weblog's Best LGBT Blog award. Last year we finished in second place in 2007, but this year I want to bring home the gold. We need validation, people!...Read More


2008 Weblog Awards are opening today...

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 05, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

The 2008 Weblog Awards are opening up today, and I wanted to draw everyone's attention away from the "Best LGBT Blog" category for a minute and to a few of the other categories that have cool people up in them....Read More


Bilerico Project nominated for Best LGBT Blog award

Filed by Bil Browning | January 01, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

I'm proud to announce that Bilerico Project has been nominated for the second year in a row in the 2008 Weblog Award's Best LGBT Blog category. Last year, we lost by a few votes to Joe.My.God. Contributor Pam Spaulding's home...Read More