March 30, 2010

Ricky Martin's Coming Out. "Congratulations!" Or, "What Took So Long?"

Filed by David Badash | March 30, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

Yesterday on my own blog, I wrote, "Ricky Martin Comes Out: 'I Am Homosexual.' In Other News, The Earth Is Round." The title itself got a lot of guffaws on Twitter and Facebook. But at the end of the piece...Read More

Join The Club, Lt. Choi

Filed by Monica Roberts | March 30, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

DADT repeal activist and founder of the West Point GLBT group Knights Out Lt . Dan Choi was recently quoted in a Newsweek interview as saying he felt "so betrayed" by HRC. I have great respect for her (Kathy Griffin)...Read More

Carrie Prejean Stiffs Christian-Focused PR Firm

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | March 30, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

As the Face of Bilerico while Bil is out and about, I'm contractually obligated to put up a certain number of "fun" posts. I'm not much fun in general, but I'm managing it as best I can. But this one...Read More

Ticked Off Powers-That-Be With Spurious Opinions About Art

Filed by Steven Cheslik-DeMeyer | March 30, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Interesting that the story about GLAAD's snit over Ticked Off Trannies with Knives is circulating the blogosphere at the same time as the story about the canceled student production of Terrence McNally's play, Corpus Christi, at Tarleton State University in...Read More

Dove 'No Homo Mayor' Ministries: "Homosexuals Hate Free Speech"

Filed by Waymon Hudson | March 30, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

More crazy ranting from a pastor at Gainesville, Florida's Dove World Outreach Center, the church that is on a mission to oppose openly gay Mayoral Candidate Craig Lowe. Pastor Luke Jones is mad that the church's "No Homo Mayor" video...Read More

Fundamentals: Stigma

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | March 30, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Fundamentals, in this case, are critical things to know in our movement. The are what give us the ability to counter some of our opponents' arguments, and they enable us to understand a great deal more about the things we...Read More

The tea baggers aren't libertarians

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 30, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

The police are saying that they'll be investigating the death threats that canceled Corpus Christi at Tarleton State University this weekend. They received quite a few, and they're not releasing them all, but this message gives you an idea of...Read More

Organizing from Margin to Center

Filed by Lisa Weiner-Mahfuz | March 30, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Over the weekend I read a very moving column in the Washington Post by Colbert King entitled "In the faces of Tea Party shouters, images of hate and history" about the passage of the health care reform bill and the...Read More

German Wrestlers, early 20th century

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | March 30, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Sweet shot of German athletes practicing together in pre-World War II Europe....Read More

Don't let the wing-nut bigots win--vote for Jon & Greg

Filed by Phil Reese | March 30, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

So I'm doing two things here you've probably never seen me do on this blog before. Maybe one more than the other... First, I rarely if ever really post exclusively about marriage equality--though I do support it--unless there's like a...Read More

Body, privilege: LGBT Health Awareness Week

Filed by Guest Blogger | March 30, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

Editors' note: Guest blogger and Bilerico reader Maggie Schleich sent this guest post to us from New York City to remind us about ablism and LGBT Health Awareness Week. A friend introduced me to a moving meditation practice called 5Rhythms...Read More

Sister Mary Kate

Filed by Kate Clinton | March 30, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Sisters are doing it for themselves. This is f**in big....Read More

Ricky Martin!

Filed by Sean Martin | March 30, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Okay, who amoung us was actually surprised? Click here for a larger version....Read More

Fingers all over Cassio's keyboard

Filed by Alex Blaze | March 30, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

I remember reading Othello in college. And now there's a Sassy Gay Friend in it!...Read More


Ricky Martin comes out

Filed by Ed Team | March 30, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

"Many people told me: "Ricky it's not important", "it's not worth it", "all the years you've worked and everything you've built will collapse", "many people in the world are not ready to accept your truth, your reality, your nature". Because...Read More