January 10, 2011

Your incendiary rhetoric

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Great cartoon from Tom Tomorrow about the horrible gun tragedy in Arizona. This about sums it up....Read More

Saskatchewan court: No religious exemption to a government job

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 10, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Several Canadian civil commissioners argued in court it violated their religious principles to perform same-sex marriages, and the court said that's no reason for them not to perform the ceremonies: "Persons who voluntarily choose to assume an office, like that...Read More


No need to ask 'What's your sign?'

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2011 | 4:30 PM | comments

Did you know there are several ways you can keep up with Bilerico Project without visiting the site every day? There's no need to use a silly pickup line, we're easy. We give out all our info to everyone! Subscribe...Read More

Arizona Shooting: Bitter Rhetoric Needs to End

Filed by Sara Whitman | January 10, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

At the end of the day on Saturday, after the memorial was done, a few of us were sitting around, laughing, talking. I don't know who heard the news or how, but suddenly there was an iPad running a report...Read More

Diabetes: That's what she said!

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2011 | 2:30 PM | comments

When I was in my early 20's, my roommate and I drove up to Indianapolis to go the bathhouse. I met a lovely gentleman and we retired to my room for a few hours. The sex was great, but a...Read More

Unconventional wisdom on trans stories in schools

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 10, 2011 | 1:30 PM | comments

Joanne Herman on the Huffington Post argues that children should be introduced to the concept of transsexualism in schools: Critics will cry that introducing all children to the concept of transgender people will cause children to "become transgender." But the...Read More

Gay Latino Intern Credited with Helping Save Rep Giffords' Life

Filed by Karen Ocamb | January 10, 2011 | 12:30 PM | comments

Here's an excellent example of why we need the LGBT and alternative media. John Wright at Dallas Voice notes that the young man who stuck by Rep. Gabrielle Giffords immediately after she was shot and is credited with perhaps saving...Read More

Facebook shutting down in March?

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2011 | 11:30 AM | comments

Remember when Bat Boy, gay rumors, and the end of civilization were the trademark cornerstones for a Weekly World News article? The skeezy tabloid has always been my favorite of the lurid rags just because their stuff was so obviously...Read More

Nepal introduces third gender in census

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 10, 2011 | 10:30 AM | comments

After a supreme court ruling requiring the government to protect the rights of LGBT people, this year's census in Nepal will include a third gender category: Nepal's national census will include a new category for transgender people when counting begins...Read More

The Hottest Brazilian of 2010 (Because You Asked)

Filed by Prince Gomolvilas | January 10, 2011 | 9:30 AM | comments

I have no affiliation with Brazil except for these three facts: The brutally entertaining Rio de Janeiro crime movie, City of God, made me feel like I was trapped in a cocaine-induced nightmare. I have joked repeatedly in that past...Read More

Palestinian Queer Activists to Tour United States

Filed by R Conrad | January 10, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

In February a small group of Palestinian queer activists from from alQaws and Aswat will be touring the United States, hosting a series of community dialogs moderated by local queer activists in the hosting cities. This exciting announcement comes on...Read More


In search of queer culture

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 10, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"A quarter century after the founding of the GLBT Historical Society, we're proud to open a museum to showcase our community's history. The GLBT History Museum is in the heart of the Castro, a neighborhood visited not only by locals,...Read More

CNN interviews Daniel Hernandez

Filed by Alex Blaze | January 10, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

The gay intern who helped stop Congresswoman Giffords's bleeding was on CNN....Read More