February 26, 2009

Let's Define Our Terms: Bashing

Filed by Scott Kaiser | February 26, 2009 | 7:00 PM | comments

This has been making the rounds for a while, but that's ok because it deserves and needs the widest possible audience. If you haven't seen this yet, please take a moment to watch. The most effective thing you can do...Read More

Banks Gone Wild

Filed by Sara Whitman | February 26, 2009 | 6:00 PM | comments

I've had it. Maybe it's my inner Republican coming out in full force but this whole bailout business is getting to me. Yesterday, the NYTimes reported that AIG is still sucking wind and needs, oh, another 60 billion or so....Read More

And Blankenhorn and Rauch think these people will compromise on marriage?

Filed by Pam Spaulding | February 26, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

WingNutDaily agrees with Colorado State Senator Scott Renfroe (R) that gays should be put to death. Or, more accurately, "gays," since WND doesn't acknowledge the use of that word as the rest of society does at this point. It's no...Read More

Daniela Sea at the Winter Party

Filed by Father Tony | February 26, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Actress Daniela Sea greets the crowd at the opening reception of the 2009 Winter Party in Miami Beach....Read More

Obama picks openly gay man to head Office of National AIDS Policy

Filed by Bil Browning | February 26, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

From a press release sent to Bilerico Project by the White House press secretary: President Barack Obama today announced the appointment of one of the nation's leading public health policy experts as the Director of Office of National AIDS Policy....Read More

Obama admin found funding for health care

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 26, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

The White House will release details today for their 10-year budget outline, but to be included will be a $634-billion fund for health care reform. The money will come from cap-and-trade on carbon emissions, rolling back on Bush's tax cuts...Read More

Transgender veterans and navigating the VA system

Filed by Guest Blogger | February 26, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

Editors' note: Monica Helms is the president of the Transgender American Veterans Association. For the first time since the Transgender American Veterans Association existed, a mainstream print media has dedicated an extensive amount of space to present the stories of...Read More

A fool and his donuts are soon parted.

Filed by Father Tony | February 26, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Dear Father Tony, I've been seeing one guy for about six months and have stopped dating anyone else. I think we are in love and that this may be the guy I spend my life with but there is...Read More

Report from Charlotte: Where Stonewall 2.0 hasn't fizzled

Filed by Matt Comer | February 26, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

After the passage of Proposition 8 in California, this new little thing called Join the Impact managed to organize perhaps of hundreds of thousands of people seemingly overnight. But after the famous November 15 Prop. 8 protests, things seemed to...Read More

Far right targets Pro-Equality Florida Legislators

Filed by Nadine Smith | February 26, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

The far-right is targeting legislators who are backing pro-equality bills in the upcoming session. Several far-right groups have already sent out e-blasts calling on their members to "kill" these bills. Please take a moment right now to send a personal...Read More

Colorado Republican and Democrat: No HIV screening for sluts!

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 26, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Colorado Senator Dave Schultheis (R-Colorado Springs) is opposed to HIV screening for pregnant women, because if a woman has HIV she's obviously a slut who deserves to die from AIDS: "This stems from sexual promiscuity for the most part, and...Read More


Filed by Michael Buckley | February 26, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

Comment Questions of the Day: 1. What did you think of the musical number with Hugh, Beyonce and Zac? 2. Who looked the best / worst at the Oscars? 3. Who's speech did you like the best? 4. What...Read More


Nancy Pelosi wants prosecutions

Filed by Ed Team | February 26, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

"Senator Leahy has a proposal, a Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which is a good idea. What I have some concern about though is it has immunity. And I think that some of the issues involved here, like the services part,...Read More

National Equality Rally

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 26, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

The Equality Forum sent me this video yesterday to advertise their rally in Philadelphia in May. Check out their site....Read More

@ The Winter Party in Miami Beach

Filed by Father Tony | February 26, 2009 | 2:05 AM | comments

You'll have to go to my blog to see the photos of the celebrities and festivities of the opening reception of the 2009 Winter Party sponsored by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force. It's just a bit too late...Read More