February 28, 2012


Which LGBT Organizations Should I Support?

Filed by Annette Gross | February 28, 2012 | 6:30 PM | comments

Is HRC worthy of my membership, or are there other national LGBT organizations that I should send funds to instead? I'd like Bilerico readers' insight. Read More


Putting A Value on Bilerico Project

Filed by Bil Browning | February 28, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

As we swing into Spring, take a moment and realize how much content you consume online for free. Bloggers are usually doing it for love or small advertising amounts and, as we've seen with all the recent contractions and closings, the job of "LGBT blogger" isn't exactly well paying.Read More


Michigan & Arizona Primary Returns [Open Thread Contest]

Filed by James Holmes | February 28, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

What are your guesses for tonight's returns? Give us your estimates for each candidate in the comments section, and the person with the closest guess will win a prize from the Bilerico vaults. Read More


Rick Santorum, Political Hack

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 28, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

When the remaining GOP standard bearers attack each other, they are usually spot-on. Read More


Why 'Best Of' Contests Matter to a Local Blog

Filed by Sue Kerr | February 28, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Who doesn't like to win? Be honest! Be it a door prize or an award, it feels great to be "that person" ...and I dare you to deny that with a lot of sputtering about serving the community, the greater good, not being worthy, etc.Read More

The Marriage Equality Whirlwind Primer

Filed by Leslie Robinson | February 28, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

In the first two months of this year, same-sex marriage news has been as plentiful as wedding guests around an open bar. I need to pause. Catch my breath. Total up the wins and losses of January and February. Analyze. Theorize. Chortle.Read More

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Walmart - Sexy and You Know It [Video]

Filed by James Holmes | February 28, 2012 | 12:30 PM | comments

In college, my friends and I would dress in drag and go to Walmart just to pass the time (and hopefully get some laughs or scare a few old ladies). It was entertaining, and we new we were sexy. Read More


@SuicideRoom Actor Jakub Gierszal Named Shooting Star

Filed by Jenni Olson | February 28, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

In conjunction with this year's Berlin Film Festival, @SuicideRoom star Jakub Gierszal has been named one of European cinema's top ten rising stars of 2012. Chosen by an esteemed international jury, the Shooting Stars 2012 recognition celebrates Europe's best young actors. Read More


Uncomfortable Silence Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | February 28, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

Today's edition of "What You Need to Know" is brought to you by Uncomfortable Silence Bear.Read More

Madonna's New Single: Girls Gone Wild

Filed by Bil Browning | February 28, 2012 | 9:21 AM | comments

Madonna dropped her new single with a "lyric video" yesterday. It's not bad, but lacks some of the punch of some of her other songs. I like how she sings "Girls just want to have fun" a few times....Read More


NH Sen Jeanne Shaheen Says 'I Do Too'

Filed by Bil Browning | February 28, 2012 | 9:11 AM | comments

"I'm proud to join Freedom to Marry's 'Democrats: Say, I Do' campaign. Along with the more than 20,000 Americans who have already signed the online petition, I call on the Democratic Platform Committee to affirm the freedom to marry in...Read More


Are Atlanta LGBT Activists Wrong on the Brandon White Incident?

Filed by Viktor Kerney | February 28, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

Atlanta activists have claimed that Brandon White, the gay man beaten by three other men, was lying about his story. The group suggests that White's beating wasn't a "hate crime," it was "revenge" for threatening to out some of his attackers.Read More