October 23, 2007

Aravosis Crow Pie: House Delays ENDA Vote

Filed by Marti Abernathey | October 23, 2007 | 8:27 PM | comments

Just yesterday John Aravosis said: Time for some crow. I wrote a few weeks back about how odd it was that George Bush's White House was being so quiet about its views on ENDA, and that it was odd that...Read More

Veterans in Congress March Toward Repeal

Filed by Steve Ralls | October 23, 2007 | 7:46 PM | comments

Finally: A movement in Congress we can all get behind. A growing number of veterans in Congress are joining the fight to repeal the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" law that excludes openly lesbian, gay and bisexual service members from the...Read More

Republican Party Facing Irrelevance?

Filed by Michael Crawford | October 23, 2007 | 4:05 PM | comments

Will the GOP learn an evolutionary lesson that will keep them from going politically extinct? That's the question Queerty editor Andrew Belonsky raises in a incisive post looking at the so-called Value Voters Summit recently held in Washington, D.C. At...Read More

Obama the vote-whore with ‘ex-gay’ at his side

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | October 23, 2007 | 3:45 PM | comments

It was intended to be an unprecedented example of how Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama’s grassroots political campaign could win over just as many religious conservatives as Republicans can. Instead, it has run afoul with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and...Read More

Symbolism or substance in ENDA debate?

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 23, 2007 | 12:44 PM | comments

[EDITOR'S NOTE:] This guest post come to us from Jody M. Huckaby, executive director of PFLAG. When the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) received its first-ever vote in the House of Representatives and passed the Education and Labor Committee on Oct....Read More

Relationship Success: The Essential Ingredients

Filed by Michele O'Mara | October 23, 2007 | 11:28 AM | comments

What do you think is the most important ingredient for a successful relationship? ~ Seeking Relationship Success...Read More

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Gay Men's Health

Filed by Michael Crawford | October 23, 2007 | 9:45 AM | comments

Jim Pickett spends most of his time in what he describes as "the greatest job in the world" thinking and talking about men and sex. As advocacy director for AIDS Foundation Chicago, Jim focuses on building grassroots support for gay...Read More

Milton Schools Update: Face-to-Face Meetings Bring Positive Change

Filed by Dustin Kight | October 23, 2007 | 9:40 AM | comments

This post comes directly from the Family Equality Council Blog, where I contribute as a member of the staff. I wanted to cross post on Bilerico so that all the readers who have been following the Milton, MA case can...Read More

Offensive or...

Filed by Bil Browning | October 23, 2007 | 8:30 AM | comments

Details magazine has taken some slack lately for their popular "Gay or..." column. The little section is supposed to be humorous, but at times the comedy can get interpreted as racist/sexist/homophobic. Each month they show a picture of a person...Read More

YGST: Girl, do my laundry!

Filed by Alex Blaze | October 23, 2007 | 7:30 AM | comments

Here's the famously sexist commercial for the Rose Petal Cottage. If I had a 5-year-old daughter who came up to me and asked for a Rose Petal Cottage so that she could fulfill her dreams, I'd hand her the...Read More


Homotextual: The Clash

Filed by Ed Team | October 23, 2007 | 7:25 AM | comments

Let fury have the hour, anger can be power... D'you know that you can use it? -- The Clash, "Clampdown", from their 1979 album "London Calling"...Read More


Filed by Michael Buckley | October 23, 2007 | 6:05 AM | comments

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE PRESIDENT OF FRANCE Dear President Nicolas Sarkozy, I write to you today on behalf of the people of the United States of America. It is my understanding that your skank wife had an affair...Read More