September 28, 2012


Birthdays, Dan Choi, & the Definition of Queer [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | September 28, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every weekend I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


Pope Benedict Calls LGBT People 'Defective'

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | September 28, 2012 | 3:28 PM | comments

"The family is threatened in many places by a defection of human nature." "Marriage and the family are institutions that must be promoted and defended from every possible misrepresentation of their true nature, since whatever is injurious to them is...Read More


Is 'New Normal' Trying to Be the New 'Maude'?

Filed by James Holmes | September 28, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

I finally got around to watching this week's episode of The New Normal last night, and my immediate thought was, "Hey - didn't Bea Arthur do this on Maude 40 years ago?" Read More


New Obama Ad Ridicules Romney's Flip-Flips

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 28, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Obama campaign released a new video in advance of the first - and critical - presidential debate on Wednesday, Oct. 3, illustrating how Mitt Romney's once funny flip-flops are now just blatant lies to reporters and the public.Read More


Gay Chicago TV talks Electing LGBT Politicians with the Victory Fund

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 28, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

Getting directly involved in politics and having our voices heard is vitally important to the movement for LGBT equality. That is why we need to run for office at every level of government.Read More


Giving Myself a 40th Birthday Present

Filed by Bil Browning | September 28, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

My 40th birthday is coming up ten days. To celebrate, I'm giving myself the best present I can think of. I'm going to stop smoking.Read More


Wake The F*ck Up Edition [What You Need To Know]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | September 28, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Barney Frank dives back into racial waters, the Red Planet was once blue, home HIV tests now available, a conservative religious argument for SSM, and more. Plus: Samuel L. Jackson gives us a wakeup call. Read More

AVP in Action

Filed by Bil Browning | September 28, 2012 | 9:45 AM | comments

Last night was the 2012 Anti-Violence Project Courage Awards ceremony. As a past winner, we were happy to be a media sponsor of the event, but I thought some of you still may not know the group or what...Read More