December 30, 2008


The Top 70 Bilerico Project posts in 2008

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 30, 2008 | 6:30 PM | comments

Yesterday Bil and I posted our top LGBTQ stories of 2008. That was based on us asking, "What will people be talking about 20 years from now?" Today I'm just taking the top 70 posts on The Bilerico Project based...Read More

The Media, the Legislature and the Police Are Guilty Too

Filed by Bil Browning | December 30, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

My post, "Transgender woman and her boyfriend murdered in Indianapolis," has created quite a bit of conversation - both here on the Project and in certain circles in Indiana. I've just finished an interview with an Indianapolis Star reporter about...Read More

Designing 2009

Filed by Michele O'Mara | December 30, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

How can I make sure that 2009 is a better year for me than 2008 was? ~ Johnny B. Happy Dear Johnny B Happy, On the eve of yet another New Year, you have the choice to view this...Read More

Sarah Palin's now a Hockey Grandma!

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 30, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

In the most anticipated conservabirth since the Cheney Baby, Tripp Easton Mitchell Johnston was born (out of wedlock) to Bristol Palin and Levi Johnston. Everyone is healthy and safe, and that's a good thing. This instance would be an inconvenient...Read More

A Christmas Memory

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 30, 2008 | 2:00 PM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Bob Witeck is CEO of Witeck-Combs Communications. He is based in Washington DC and a lifelong community activist. Some may recall Truman Capote's story by the same name, and his recollections of growing up in the...Read More


Filed by Terrance Heath | December 30, 2008 | 12:30 PM | comments

We came home the other night after a long day spent opening presents (putting them together or hooking them up, in my case), cooking, enjoying holiday dinner with friends, and put two happy, exhausted children to bed. I'd put Parker...Read More

End of year honors: Angela Brightfeather

Filed by Matt Comer | December 30, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Every year, the staff at Q-Notes in Charlotte sits down and wade through a list of names as we come to a consensus on who should be our Person of the Year. Our task is a great one: Choose a...Read More

Please, please, please

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 30, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

I have a new goal in life, folks: to have more followers on Twitter than Bil. He just got me on this thing last night and we've already reached the point where the student surpasses the master (or at least...Read More

12 Hot Asians and 12 Hot Mormons Walk Into a Bar...

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | December 30, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

It's that time of year when I start thinking about what calendar shall grace my wall for the next twelve months. A Zac Efron calendar is currently watching over me (seriously), but for 2009 I think I want a little...Read More

Twilight Vs Camp Rock Vs HSM3

Filed by Michael Buckley | December 30, 2008 | 8:00 AM | comments

Comment Questions: 1. What was your favorite movie of the year of the 3- Twilight, Camp Rock or HSM3 - Why ? 2. If it wasn't one of these three - what was your favorite movie of the year?...Read More


Anderson Cooper vs Rachel Maddow

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

"Rachel Maddow is an incredible talent -- she's funny, and smart, obviously well researched on subjects. I'm just not interested as a viewer in listening to anchors' opinions. It seems like there's an awful lot of yelling, and this year...Read More

Ball Buster

Filed by Bil Browning | December 30, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

This game does not stand the test of time very well, eh? Allow me to introduce you to Ball Buster - the game where you "bust your opponent's balls." Safety issues aside, it just sounds like something Saturday Night...Read More