April 2, 2010

Queer music Friday - Ricky Martin

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 02, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

I joked the other day on twitter that Perez Hilton is no longer America's most famous latino gay man now that Ricky Martin came out. Ricky Martin's fame outside the US dwarfed his fame inside the US, making his coming...Read More

White House: Steve Hildebrand is crazy

Filed by Bil Browning | April 02, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

This has me so sputtering with anger that I can't even begin to describe it. I've sat here all day trying to write out a response that was insightful and meaningful, but I've been unsuccessful. In a Washington Post story...Read More

What do you see?

Filed by Antonia D'orsay | April 02, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

(Trigger warning: Yeah, from me. So it's bad.) I take in a fair amount of information in a given day. It ranges from the absurdist to the terrifying, and all manner of points on a three dimensional grid around them....Read More

Coming out to get out

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 02, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

One woman who got a civil unioned another woman won't be kicked out of the military: Lt. Robin R. Chaurasiya wasn't exactly asked, but she told anyway: She is a lesbian, and in a civil union with another woman. Her...Read More

Plaintiff in Florida Adoption Lawsuit Heading to White House

Filed by Nadine Smith | April 02, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Even as they await a ruling on the constitutionality of Florida's law banning gay people from adopting, Frank Gill and his recentlyThe Gill boys at home preparing for Easter before they head for the White Houseadopted sons have reason to...Read More

Glimpses of Equality: Why I Queered the Census

Filed by Waymon Hudson | April 02, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Many of the readers on Bilerico know that my partner, Anthony Niedwiecki, and I were married in California before Prop 8 passed and became one of the 18,000 limited edition gay couples grandfathered in to marriage equality. I posted about...Read More

Moore v. Virginia Museum of Natural History - Oral Argument Update

Filed by Michael Hamar | April 02, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

Thankfully, I survived oral argument before the Virginia Supreme Court on the afternoon of March 31st, and, according to the boyfriend, my client, his father and a friend of his, all of whom were all in attendance, I did a...Read More

Mr. Teazie Weasie: vintage ad

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | April 02, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Who wants to bet that Raymond had to deal with lots of teazie-weasie from his friendie-wendies over this endorsement?...Read More

The Pope's Pedophilic Church

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | April 02, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

Who among us would not flinch at the thought of a "holy man" preying on children instead of praying with them? And what faith can anyone have in a Church that says it stands on the teachings of Jesus yet...Read More

Beautiful Darling: A Positive Transgender Media Portrayal

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 02, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

With all the talk about negative portrayals of transgender people in movies lately (and by the way, did you hear they're changing the trailer on the trashy one?), it's heartening to hear that some directors have class. From Wednesday's New...Read More

If at first you dont succeed...

Filed by Sean Martin | April 02, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

You must try, try, try again... Click here for a larger version....Read More

Code Pink & my last lesbian vlog

Filed by Kate Clinton | April 02, 2010 | 8:00 AM | comments

I'm wearing pink in honor of Code Pink's attempted citizens' arrest of Karl Rove. But the sunglasses are because I have a secret I need to share but makes it hard to look you in the eye. This is...Read More


Blame the victim: It's a big gay conspiracy

Filed by Ed Team | April 02, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Despite their efforts to make every violent crime look like a hate crime against their lifestyle, the number of hate crimes committed against individuals based upon "sexual orientation" remains minuscule. In fact, the amount of violence we see from self-identified...Read More

Cleve Jones: Bring ENDA to a vote so we can see who our friends are

Filed by Bil Browning | April 02, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

During his acceptance speech for the Stonewall Democratic Club's Lifetime Achievement Award, Cleve Jones had sharp words for Rep Barney Frank and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi....Read More