February 9, 2007

It's Not Just the Bigotry...

Filed by Sheila S. Kennedy | February 09, 2007 | 6:37 PM | comments

It's the hypocrisy. By now, readers of this blog know that a Michigan court--ruling on language very similar to the language in "clause B" of SJR-7--said "The marriage amendment's plain language prohibits public employers from recognizing same-sex unions for any...Read More

I'm like GLAAD: Late in responding

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2007 | 5:20 PM | comments

To GLAAD, that is. They finally released a statement condemning Chuck Knipp's character Shirley Q. Liquor:"This performance perpetuates ugly racial stereotypes that are offensive, hurtful and simply unacceptable."Well, good. They realise that we can't separate the fight against stereotypes of...Read More

Colombia's moving on up

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2007 | 5:17 PM | comments

Like the Jeffersons, to the metaphorical East Side of equal rights for same-sex couples.... No, no, no, silly analogy, good TV show. Anyway, the Colombian Supreme Court ruled yesterday that same-sex couples should have the same property rights as heterosexual...Read More

How are you wrong? Let me count the ways.

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2007 | 5:11 PM | comments

Oh man, this is awesome, awesome, awesome. Here's an article about Tonia and David Parker's lawsuit in Massachusetts by those parents who didn't want their kid to have read King and King. OK, the lawsuit isn't awesome, but at least...Read More


Hi everybody!

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2007 | 5:09 PM | comments

Cool, thanks, Bil! I'm excited to be at my new blog home here on Bilerico. It hasn't even been a month since the relaunch of Q-Bomb and I'm already taking on more blogging opportunities. I'm probably going to post very...Read More


Duck! Incoming!

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2007 | 2:54 PM | comments

Everyone please give a warm welcome to the newest bilerico contributor - Alex Blaze. Alex is the mind behind Q-Bomb, another great site you should check out. While he's a local blogger, Alex will be focusing more on national LGBT...Read More

Hillary Clinton 2008

Filed by Carrie Wooten | February 09, 2007 | 12:57 PM | comments

It is interesting to me, the apathy that I have witnessed towards Hillary running for President. A highly qualified, highly intelligent, highly respected woman who is being met with curious opposition from her own side in favor of less qualified...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | February 09, 2007 | 8:33 AM | comments

"I am not willing to have the state deny American citizens a civil union that confers equivalent rights on such basic matters as hospital visitation or health insurance coverage simply because the people they love are of the same sex....Read More

Maybe we should rethink the name...

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2007 | 7:22 AM | comments

AYDS was a diet supplement that came out in the early 1980's. Needless to say, by 1988 they were out business. I wonder if we got the blame for that too?...Read More