February 21, 2011

This Week In Muckraking

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2011 | 7:00 PM | comments

It appears that my campaign for readers to share the dirty secrets hypocritical "family values" Indiana legislators don't want revealed has hit paydirt this year. I'm planning to publish at least one expose this week - maybe two if I...Read More

Margaret Cho: Please Marry Me

Filed by Anthony Carter | February 21, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

I have never been with a woman. It is my passionate plea that any and everyone who reads this let Margaret Cho know that I am single and available. I know what you're thinking. She's married; you're gay. Simple mistake,...Read More

Campaign Manifesto #2: In Which We Travel To Wisconsin

Filed by Don Davis | February 21, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

So when we were last together, as you all know, I announced that I'm fake running for Congress in Washington State's 8th District - and that I'm doing it because, so far as I know, the best way to get...Read More

Video: CNN's Coverage of Santorum's 'Google Problem'

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

This whole mess just keeps getting better... Last week former Senator Rick Santorum acknowledged that he had a "Google problem" that could be damaging to his presidential run. After Dan Savage's successful campaign to have Santorum's name become synonymous with...Read More

Video: Trans Judge Vicky Kolakowski's Speech at the EQCA Equality Awards

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 21, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Please excuse the somewhat shaky video - but what a joy to hear Alameda County Superior Court Judge Victoria Kolakowski at the 2011 San Francisco Equality Awards talk so movingly about her marriage to BAR News Editor Cynthia Laird -...Read More

Bullying: Don't Ask, Do Tell

Filed by Anthony Carter | February 21, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

"Didn't need no welfare states, everybody pulled his weight, you knew who you were then, gurls were gurls and men were men. Those were the days". In the brilliant and way-ahead-of-its-time show, All in the Family, a bigot, is forced...Read More


This Week On PostSecret: It Gets Better

Filed by Betty Greene Salwak | February 21, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

From this week's entry at PostSecret:...Read More

Why Exposing Hypocritical Family Values Politicians Is Necessary

Filed by Michael Hamar | February 21, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

Once again some in the LGBT blogosphere are whining and having a cow over the call to expose hypocrites among the anti-gay, "family values" politician class who wrap themselves in the banner of "family values," oppose LGBT equality at ever...Read More

Knowing Uncle Calvin for What He Is

Filed by Anthony Carter | February 21, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

When I was a little boy, my father's best friend was a pimp. Uncle Calvin was dapper, charming and always sported the latest fashions. I had no idea what this man did for a living. The only thing I knew...Read More

Caption This: Team Jesus

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

It's Presidents' Day and while some folks might have the day off, here at Bilerico we'll be wrestling with all the day's LGBT news and opinion just like normal. Speaking of wrestling, let's kick the holiday off with some funny....Read More

Is HIV Conversation on the Menu?

Filed by Michael Emanuel Rajner | February 21, 2011 | 8:30 AM | comments

Over the past 30 years, a tremendous amount of effort has been made to transform HIV/AIDS into a chronic disease, provided that an individual has access to care, treatment and support programs. Despite these advances, people living with HIV/AIDS continue...Read More


Indy Star Weighs In on Marriage Amendment

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's important to note that the choice facing Hoosiers isn't between their moral convictions and their economic interests. Again, gay marriage is not legal in Indiana, nor is it on the verge of becoming so. The choice is over whether...Read More

Frat Boys Lipsynch Katy Perry's Firework

Filed by Bil Browning | February 21, 2011 | 7:00 AM | comments

Do you remember when guys used to dress in drag to lipsynch to diva's pop songs? Now they just show off their muscles. I can live with it. This time it's frat boys from the University of Arkansas. (Hat...Read More