May 21, 2008

Winemouse? Winegums!

Filed by Abigail Hannon | May 21, 2008 | 10:00 PM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch a response video to Amy Winehouse and Pete Doherty's popular 'winemouse' video on YouTube. Head to to see more!...Read More

Gambian President to kill homosexuals

Filed by Storm Bear | May 21, 2008 | 4:15 PM | comments

It is rare day when my malformed verbiage graces the front page here at Bilerico, but this article is horrifying. The article is actually titled "President plans to kill off every single homosexual" and my bent sense of humor thought...Read More

Equality is a sign of the apocalypse?

Filed by Waymon Hudson | May 21, 2008 | 2:15 PM | comments

Raving Fundie favorite Janet Folger is back and frothing at the mouth more than ever. What's got her going this time? Marriage equality, of course. To refresh your memory, dear Projectors, Folger is the head of Faith2Action and author of...Read More

Sesame Street supports cruel labor practices?

Filed by Bil Browning | May 21, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Why in the world is Sesame Street partnering with Stemilt Cherries? Stemilt's website touts the partnership and you can find displays of Elmo saying, "Cherries put the bling in Elmo's Spring!" in your local supermarket. More than one hundred cherry...Read More

Coming to LA to Marry? Here's What You Need to Know

Filed by Karen Ocamb | May 21, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

First of all - congratulations. If you've read the marriage ruling, issued by the California Supreme Court on May 15, you know our love and our humanity is now officially a constitutionally protected family value. Yesterday the L.A. County Clerk...Read More

Stop Insulting The Soldiers!

Filed by Storm Bear | May 21, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

click to enlarge The whole degrading of the word "elite" bothers me to no end. Leave it to politics to take something that is good and turn it into something bad. BushCo has been doing that for eight years...Read More

Correcting the Governor's Record

Filed by Chris Douglas | May 21, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

The Indianapolis Star on Saturday in reporting on backlash to the Supreme Court decision in California erred significantly in attributing to the Governor support for an amendment banning same sex marriage. This report caught my eye and the eyes of...Read More

Miami-Dade County Approves Domestic Partnerships

Filed by Waymon Hudson | May 21, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Miami-Dade - Florida's largest county - has created a domestic partnership registry and extended health care benefits to domestic partners. This will give basic legal protections and benefits to some 2.2 million Floridians. A special thanks goes out to SAVE...Read More

California, Homophobia, and the Living Rebuttal

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 21, 2008 | 9:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Tyrion Lannister is a Bilerico-Indiana blogger. This post ran yesterday on B-IN, but it's good enough it deserved more attention here on the main site. As I've written before, I generally place anti-gay marriage arguments into...Read More

A Lesbian Mom's Lakewood Moment

Filed by Paige Schilt | May 21, 2008 | 8:30 AM | comments

Last Sunday, on Mother's Day, my family and I were part of a group of LGBT families who visited Lakewood Church--the largest and fastest-growing mega-church in the nation. Located in Houston, Texas, and housed in a former basketball stadium, Lakewood...Read More


Bill Day on needle exchange

Filed by Ed Team | May 21, 2008 | 7:53 AM | comments

"When I found out I was positive, in 1999, my viral count was 2.2 million and my CD4 count was 24. They told my family I had two weeks to live. I didn't want anybody to go through that." --Lay...Read More

Endangered Butches

Filed by Alex Blaze | May 21, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch AJ wants you to support butch ladies....Read More