Site News: November 2009


A Bilerico mixer in San Francisco this Friday!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 30, 2009 | 7:30 PM | comments

While I'm in San Francisco this week to cover the Victory Fund's 2009 International Gay & Lesbian Leadership Conference, we thought we'd take the opportunity to meet some of our area readers and contributors!. We're going to have another Bilerico...Read More


Another Bilerico newbie!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 30, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Please join me in welcoming Justin Cole to the Bilerico family! Justin's background is mainly a cross-section of media, politics and technology. He most recently served as the Director of Digital Media at GLAAD and previously worked as the Deputy...Read More


Cyber Monday reminder

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

If you'll be doing your shopping online today, a quick reminder that if you shop at and use this link, we'll make a few pennies off of your purchase. You can also bookmark the link and use it any...Read More


A Bilerico Mixer in San Francisco!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 27, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Jerame and I will be flying to San Francisco early next week to cover the Victory Fund's 2009 International Gay & Lesbian Leadership Conference. While we're there talking to our upcoming roster of LGBT politicians, we thought we'd take the...Read More


New contributors!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 18, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

As we prepare for our grand re-launch (current estimate for the Big Day is January 1st), we're working hard to increase our stable of contributors. We want to continue to bring you some of the web's smartest commentary and so...Read More


Bloggers honored at 2009 Courage Awards - The NYC Anti-Violence Project

Filed by Pam Spaulding | November 10, 2009 | 6:30 PM | comments

The 2009 Courage Awards were an inspiring event, and it was humbling to be honored as one of the citizen journalists (the glamour word for bloggers, don'tcha know, since we didn't have PJs on). For an organization that handles calls...Read More


From the Inbox: "Insane Happy Happy Hour"

Filed by Bil Browning | November 10, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

Sometimes I just have to share what pops into my inbox while you guys aren't watching. I love this e-mail, personally. From now on, I'd like to be known as just "B." That's even better than just one word names;...Read More


I need your help ASAP!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 10, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

This post will stay at the top of the page until midnight. New posts are underneath this one. Projectors, I know I was lucky enough to win the NYC Anti-Violence Project's Courage Award last night along with fellow contributor Pam...Read More


Roll Out the Welcome Wagon

Filed by Bil Browning | November 09, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

WooHooo! I just love announcing new contributors. Today is such a good day, I get to do it twice! Toni D'Orsay: Antonia D'orsay is an advocate and sociologist based out of Phoenix Arizona working for several organizations in an advisory...Read More

Why We Honor the Bloggers

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 05, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Sharon Stapel is the executive director of the NYC Anti Violence Project. The New York City Anti-Violence Project is honoring four LGBT Blogs - Bilerico, Joe.My.God, Pam's House Blend, and Towleroad - at our 13th Annual Courage Awards...Read More


Look who's joining the family: Donna, Michael & Kip!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 05, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

I'm excited to announce three new Bilerico Project contributors this morning! Donna Pandori is a Bilerico-Indiana blogger making the jump to the main site. Donna is a research analyst by day and a mother of two sons by night. She...Read More


Got Courage? See you in New York next week!

Filed by Bil Browning | November 02, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

As we've seen in the recent spate of hate crimes in New York City - and not just LGBT folks - there's still a lot of work to do around preventing violence based on arbitrary prejudices. The NYC Anti-Violence Project...Read More


Welcome two new contributors

Filed by Bil Browning | November 02, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

Please join me in welcoming two new contributors to the Project. Two of our recent guest bloggers are making the jump to full-fledged family members! Adam Bink is the Online Strategy Manager at Progressive Strategies, LLC, and manages design and...Read More