August 24, 2008

Better Know a Contributor: Eric Marcus

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 24, 2008 | 7:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: You've seen Steven Colbert's "Better Know a Lobbyist," but our version is so much gayer! Each weekend, we spotlight a different TBP contributor. In case you've missed any of our previous interviews, I've got links at the end...Read More

On a Quiet Walk Home

Filed by Sara Whitman | August 24, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

We're walking back from Perkins Cove tonight, slowly, chatting, talking about school. Ben, Zachary, Jake, Jeanine and I. A guy in a van drives by. Shouts out. Stops. Guy says, Hey hey hey woman.... We have our KIDS with us....Read More

I don't mean to complain, but...

Filed by Bil Browning | August 24, 2008 | 5:30 PM | comments

I have one word of advice for anyone coming to Denver. Don't stay at the Sheraton Tech Center hotel. A big rat does a polka in our room the first night The new room's door is broken There is no...Read More

AFA's at it again, this time with Hallmark

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 24, 2008 | 4:30 PM | comments

The AFA is asking for a boycott of Hallmark because they're publishing bland same-sex marriage congratulations cards: Ask them to stop promoting a lifestyle that is not only unhealthy, but is also illegal in 48 states. Hallmark Greeting Cards has...Read More

Oh Dear!

Filed by Tyrion Lannister | August 24, 2008 | 3:02 PM | comments

From the Star: A few days after unexplained reports of an Indiana connection to a Bigfoot hoax that involved Georgia men and a furry costume stuffed into a freezer, a Delaware County man has been identified as a victim in...Read More

Stories from the Helpline

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 24, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Editor's Note: "Stories from the Helpline" is a new, recurring feature on The Bilerico Project, bringing in the personal accounts of Helpline counselors from The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a non-profit organization that operates the only nationwide, around-the-clock...Read More

Who's Looking Forward to This Year's Southern Comfort?

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | August 24, 2008 | 1:30 PM | comments

I know that October is still over a month away, but I am so excited to be going to the Southern Comfort Conference in Atlanta! With this year's cruise theme, I'm thinking I might need to do a little shopping...Read More

Theatre Review: "Thoroughly Stupid Things (or the Continuous Importance of Being Earnest)"

Filed by Jason Tseng | August 24, 2008 | 12:00 PM | comments

The moment I saw the title to Montserrat Mendez's play, Thoroughly Stupid Things (or the Continuous Importance of being Earnest), I immediately knew I had to see it. A sequel to Oscar Wilde's infamous comedy of errors, which captures the...Read More

Obama Campaign to open 10 more offices in Florida next week

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 24, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

Showing the campaign's dedication to winning Florida, the Obama Campaign is continuing its blitz on the state by opening the doors to ten new "Florida Campaign for Change" offices next week. The campaign is continuing to draw in huge numbers...Read More

How Can I Be Straight?

Filed by Eric Marcus | August 24, 2008 | 10:30 AM | comments

Dear Eric, I am an 18-year-old university student from Edinburgh, Scotland. I recently have finished reading your book 'Is it a choice?'. I must say that it was really an amazing experience for me. I have read a lot...Read More

Getting started in Denver at the DNCC

Filed by Bil Browning | August 24, 2008 | 9:00 AM | comments

Our first day in Denver was a lot of fun. I always enjoy traveling and meeting new people, so this is right up my alley. We started our morning with a quick light rail ride to the convention center. Indianapolis,...Read More


Jindal says it's okay to fire gays

Filed by Ed Team | August 24, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The reason for allowing the order to lapse is that I don't think it is necessary to create additional special categories or special rights." -- Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on allowing to a 2004 law that protects LGBT people from...Read More

Trevor Project PSA

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 24, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch A Public Service Announcement by the cast of Queer As Folk about The Trevor Project, featuring Sharon Gless, Robert Gant, Thea Gill, & Scott Lowell....Read More