Marriage Equality: September 2006

Rep. Marilyn Musgrave Admits Ignoring District to Attack Gays

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | September 29, 2006 | 10:08 PM | comments

Rep. Marilyn Musgrave (R-CO), author of the Federal Marriage Amendment, has no shame about being a single-minded hate machine at the expense of her district. In a press release this week, her opponent, State Rep. Angie Paccione, does not mince...Read More

First blog stage fright and the fine print

Filed by Don Sherfick | September 27, 2006 | 6:09 AM | comments

Bil Browning, in what hopefully won't prove to be a lapse in his usually impeccable journalistic judgement, has added me to this site's list of contributors. In showing me the ins and outs of blogging, something totally new to me...Read More


A new contributor!

Filed by Bil Browning | September 26, 2006 | 11:34 AM | comments

Please welcome Don Sherfick to! Don is the treasurer of Stop The Amendment, an organization dedicated to stopping the proposed amendment to Indiana's constitution that would ban same-sex marriage. Don brings a wealth of experience to the blog. He's...Read More

Better Than The L Word: Emily Figures Out Patty Could Dump Michelle

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | September 25, 2006 | 6:12 PM | comments

From Emily's List: Meanwhile, nationally respected child safety advocate Patty Wetterling is working hard to take over Minnesota's sixth congressional district seat that GOP Rep. Mark Kennedy is vacating to run for the Senate. Read More

The Chess Board

Filed by Chris Douglas | September 23, 2006 | 1:09 PM | comments

The GLBT Community and its observers in my opinion sometimes sense more internal stresses than truly exist, confusing a variety of organizations pursuing separate missions as overlapping, in conflict with each other, or in duplication of effort. The picture I...Read More

Setting the bar even lower

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2006 | 9:11 PM | comments

(Cross-posted on While we report almost daily on various examples of incivility, they usually aren't as blatant or "in your face" as this radio ad. Or this one. But then there's this TV ad too... Have you noticed the...Read More

Bosma starts to backpedal (with audio goodness!)

Filed by Bil Browning | September 13, 2006 | 2:11 AM | comments

Seth Kreigh, my daughter and I attended a townhall meeting in Lawrence on Tuesday evening. Indiana Speaker of the House Brian Bosma and my state senator, Jim Merritt, hosted it. (Russell Brown, whom I've endorsed here on bilerico is running...Read More

Reader's Choice 3

Filed by Bil Browning | September 10, 2006 | 11:46 AM | comments

Copyright 2003 Dan Piraro Today's cartoon comes to us from Hartmut, a reader from Germany who sent in several cartoons. Hartmut found us by searching on Google for LGBT cartoons. Oddly enough, we get quite a few visitors from...Read More


Quote of the Day

Filed by Ed Team | September 09, 2006 | 12:53 PM | comments

"Angie and I will consider tying the knot when everyone else in the country who wants to be married is legally able." --Brad Pitt in Esquire magazine's October issue, on newsstands Sept. 19. You know, I'd marry Brad Pitt. Just...Read More

NARTH quote continued...

Filed by Melissa Williams | September 05, 2006 | 8:45 AM | comments

I am in a Theoretical Foundations class and the NARTH quote discussion reminds me of a lecture we had on Friday. There are a lot of factors playing into this situation. First, people's ideas of homosexuality are shaped by moral...Read More