August 10, 2009

Steve Hildebrand's Mission to Sell 2010

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 10, 2009 | 6:30 PM | comments

Steve Hildebrand, who gained fame as Barack Obama's deputy campaign manager, is stopping in as many LGBT spots as possible to advocate going back to the ballot in 2010. Sarah Reece, the expert field organizer for the National Gay and...Read More

Barack Obama, Cover Boy

Filed by Dana Rudolph | August 10, 2009 | 5:30 PM | comments

The Advocate's current issue features a cover image of President Obama with the words: "Nope? He was our greatest hope, but he has yet to deliver." At GRITtv with Laura Flanders, journalists Michael Musto and Esther Armah talk about the...Read More

Daniel Radcliffe Teams Up with the Trevor Project to Help LGBT Youth

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 10, 2009 | 4:30 PM | comments

What a magical match up! Daniel Radcliffe, the star of Harry Potter, has made a major donation to our friends at The Trevor Project, the non-profit organization that operates the only nationwide suicide-prevention helpline for LGBTQ youth. The 20-year-old actor...Read More

Oh. My. Gog. Why a godless White House might save America.

Filed by Father Tony | August 10, 2009 | 3:30 PM | comments

It has come to light that 4,000 lives and a trillion dollars were wasted by an idiot president who mounted a ridiculous crusade against the evil doers of Gog and Magog. There doesn't seem to be any reason to doubt...Read More


Yay! Another new contributor!

Filed by Bil Browning | August 10, 2009 | 3:00 PM | comments

Everyone please join me in welcoming our latest Bilerico Project contributor, Diane Silver. Diane Silver is the nationally syndicated author of the column "Political IQ." A former newspaper reporter, magazine editor and political activist, Diane has been published in The...Read More

A Steaming Cup O' Hate with Your Tim Hortons' Doughnut- and a late breaking update

Filed by Waymon Hudson | August 10, 2009 | 2:00 PM | comments

UPDATE: It looks like the pressure and attention worked. Just as this was publishing, Tim Hortons updated their website with the message that they are pulling support for the NOM event: "It has come to our attention that the Rhode...Read More

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Will the Repeal Prop 8 Campaign Look Like No on 8 After All?

Filed by Karen Ocamb | August 10, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

It was a breathtaking moment. Courage Campaign founder Rick Jacobs introduced Steve Hildebrand, the deputy campaign manager for Barack Obama's presidential campaign, and the cavernous dance hall at Jewel's Catch One Disco filled with about 150 marriage activists fell still...Read More

IYG has a part-time opening

Filed by Bil Browning | August 10, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Thought I'd pass along this job opportunity to our Hoosier Projectors. In today's economy we need all the help supporting each other as possible. It's not often you get a chance to work professionally with an LGBT org in our...Read More

AFER rejects San Francisco's help

Filed by Alex Blaze | August 10, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

Why does everyone think this is so complicated? They're saying they want the equal protection promised by the US Constitution, and the Supreme Court will totally just give it to them because they expressed their displeasure with Prop 8. It's...Read More


About this week on Bilerico

Filed by Bil Browning | August 10, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Y'all are going to have to play extra nice this week. Jerame, Michael Crawford, John Shields and I are off to Netroots Nation in Pittsburgh while Alex is flying back to France! You won't want me to turn this car...Read More

Legislators of the Day: Ohio's Voinovich, Austria and Tiberi

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 10, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Ohio is a key state in the fight for ENDA. There are three votes in play here. Please call them today to ask for their support. Facts and contact info after the jump....Read More

Rep Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Reaffirms Support for Repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell

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

Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen has issued a statement reaffirming her strong opposition to Don't Ask, Don't Tell. She also encourages us all to focus our efforts on those who have not yet signed. Constituent messages are particularly valuable for her colleagues. To...Read More

The Terminator Wreaks Havoc of Epic Proportions

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 10, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

[Editor's Note: Jeffrey King is the founder and director of In The Meantime Men's Group in Los Angeles. The group is dedicated to developing discussion groups and programs devoted to the health and wellness of same gender-loving African American men....Read More

Senior Year Drama Queen!!! - 12th Grade School Year Vlog (Age 17-18)

Filed by Michael Buckley | August 10, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

How was 12th Grade (age 17-18) for you? Leave a comment or better - Make a VIDEO reply! This is a great/easy way to start vlogging!...Read More


A Secondary Attribute

Filed by Ed Team | August 10, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's a great opportunity. I just try and focus on the job and being funny more so than 'Oh I'm a female.' I put funny first and I just happen to have boobs." --Out comedian Wanda Sykes, on her new...Read More

The Struggle to Be the Top LGBT Dog

Filed by Bil Browning | August 10, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

As I watch the various factions and individuals struggle to be the top dog for the LGBT community, I'm reminded of my furry little Happy Tree Friends....Read More