August 23, 2008

Rules Committee Meeting

Filed by Jerame Davis | August 23, 2008 | 9:00 PM | comments

Well, my official duties for the Democratic National Convention are done. If you were following my Twitter feed, you got a blow by blow of the "action" in the Rules Committee meeting today. Somehow, I ended up being the only...Read More

Is It Already Saturday?

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 23, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

With all of the coverage of the Olympics and the week-long speculation about Obama's VP choice (make sure you see Waymon's extensive post about Biden's LGBT voting record), the days kind of ran together for me this week. I can't...Read More

Public sex sting in Alabama and media irresponsibility

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 23, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

There was a massive public gay sex sting in Alabama this past week that's resulted in warrants for the arrest of 24 men. I don't know why they weren't arrested on the spot if they were caught having sex, but...Read More

L Word Star to Compete in Triathlon for Charity

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 23, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Most of us know Jennifer Beals as the sultry Bette Porter from Showtime's "The L Word." On screen, Beals plays the part of a sexy power lesbian. But starting September 1st, Beals will be playing the part of a philanthropic...Read More

Saying Goodbye to Chu Chu

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 23, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

As I was growing up, it was burned into me that homosexuality was an evil perversion. Coming out automatically meant I would give up any fanciful dream of having a family. So my dogs became my "children." While everything I...Read More

LGBT Groups react to Biden Pick

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 23, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

I'll be posting and updating the statements from various LGBT groups about Obama picking Joe Biden as a running mate as they come in. So far we have HRC and Stonewall Dems. I'll be adding things as they come in,...Read More

As Many As 32% of Gay Americans May Be Morons and an Embarrassment to the Rest of Us

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 23, 2008 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editor's note: John R. Selig is a writer, photographer and activist who lives in Dallas, Texas with his husband Rodolfo (they married in Toronto, Canada in April 2004). John produces and hosts the "John Selig Outspoken" podcast featuring interviews with...Read More

Get the Latest from the Convention!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 23, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

Want all the breaking news from the Democratic National Convention? Sign up to follow Jerame and me on Twitter! You'll get streaming updates and links sent directly to your phone! Be sure to come back to Bilerico often for all...Read More


Limbaugh blows hot air about Rachel Maddow

Filed by Ed Team | August 23, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Our buddy Dan Abrams...he's been replaced by Rachel Maddow, or will be, in early September. He's losing his show to somebody with more testosterone than he has." -- Right wing wind-bag radio host Rush Limbaugh on lesbian journalist Rachel Maddow's...Read More

Out Diver Matthew Mitcham Dance Remix

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 23, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch A video of dives from Out Olympian Diver Matthew Mitcham. I'm sure it will be a regular remix at clubs any day now......Read More

Breaking News: Obama chooses Joe Biden as Vice-President

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 23, 2008 | 1:30 AM | comments

The announcement just came out from various news agencies- Barack Obama has named Senator Joe Biden (D-DE) as his vice-presidential running mate. I wanted to put together a look at Biden's stance on LGBT rights over the years. Biden scored...Read More