You Gotta See This: January 2012

Naked Twins Are Sexy & They Know It

Filed by Bil Browning | January 31, 2012 | 9:34 AM | comments

The Jedward Twins seem to be a big thing in England after appearing on a reality show. Maybe. I dunno. They met President Obama. That's about all I know. Here they are dancing around naked lipsynching to LMFAO "Sexy...Read More

Indiana Guv Candidate Endorses Marriage Equality

Filed by Bil Browning | January 30, 2012 | 9:07 AM | comments

Former Survivor contestant Rupert Boneham recently announced his candidacy to become Indiana's next Governor on the Libertarian ticket. He recently released a video announcing his support of marriage equality in the Hoosier state - something no other candidate has...Read More

'And That's Why He'd Lose to Barack Obama...'

Filed by Adam Polaski | January 29, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

This new ad from the Gingrich campaign attacking Mitt Romney and his attempts to mask a history of moderate or liberal policies and decisions debuted this week. My favorite part? The very end, which isn't read aloud or voiced...Read More

Suffering from Homophobia? Take COCK.

Filed by Adam Polaski | January 28, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Check out this clever faux-PSA for people with homophobia. Turns out that there's a simple remedy: just take some COCK. After all, "There are no known allergic reactions to COCK, and COCK is fine to take with alcohol." (Video...Read More

Change Happened

Filed by Bil Browning | January 26, 2012 | 9:24 AM | comments

Joe Biden may have described the State of the Union address as "Osama is dead. General Motors is alive," but this video explains things a little more thoroughly. LGBT issues aside, there's a reason why re-electing President Obama is...Read More

The Coming Out Negotiation

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | January 25, 2012 | 9:28 AM | comments

SMBC Theater's fun take on coming out to parents who have... different ideas of what it means to be gay....Read More

NOM Flack's WA Marriage Equality Testimony

Filed by Bil Browning | January 24, 2012 | 9:19 AM | comments

I'm guessing I should probably give this video a trigger warning. Watch as NOM flack Jennifer Roback Morse of the Ruth Institute testifies in front of the Washington legislature in opposition to marriage equality. The horrific bigoted lies and...Read More

Goodbye Gabby Giffords

Filed by Bil Browning | January 23, 2012 | 9:06 AM | comments

Representative Gabby Giffords, who was shot in the head last year by a deranged gunman, announced yesterday that she will resign from Congress effective this week. By resigning now instead of simply declining to run in the next election,...Read More

Precious Lord, Take Her Hand

Filed by Bil Browning | January 22, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

Singer Etta James passed away yesterday, so it only seems appropriate to highlight this performance of "Precious Lord" by James, Chaka Khan, and Gladys Knight. The New Yorker's Mary Ellen Mark calls James "a singularly butch performer" who "knew...Read More

Sodomy Bear: Please Use Front Entrance

Filed by Bil Browning | January 21, 2012 | 11:03 AM | comments

I know this is some sort of creepy "inspiring" video for "The Day of Purity," but I'm not sure that's Purity Bear telling Mr. Christian to avoid the lust in the eyes of that damnable female with her wily...Read More

Obama Sings Al Green During Speech

Filed by Bil Browning | January 20, 2012 | 9:28 AM | comments

I don't know that a sitting President has ever sang in front of an audience before - even if it was just two lines. Here's President Obama crooning a wee bit of Al Green's "Let's Stay Together" at the...Read More

Bilerico Project Nominated for GLAAD Award

Filed by Bil Browning | January 19, 2012 | 9:25 AM | comments

The GLAAD Media Award nominations have been revealed and Bilerico Project was tapped for the Outstanding Blog category. Also in the running are friends like Rod McCollum for Rod2.0, former contributor David Badash for New Civil Rights Movement, current...Read More

Jodie Foster's Beaver

Filed by Bil Browning | January 17, 2012 | 9:01 AM | comments

Ricky Gervais' opening monologue for the Golden Globes included a sly lesbian innuendo joke at Jody Foster's expense. Speaking about her new flick Beaver, the comedian jokes, "I haven't seen it myself. I've spoken to a lot of guys...Read More

Martin Luther King Emerges From Stone

Filed by Bil Browning | January 16, 2012 | 8:48 AM | comments

I missed this video report of the opening of the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial late last year, but it's still relevant and fascinating to hear the history. Over the years, Jerame and I donated often to the fund...Read More

Swing the Hose: At the Car Wash, Yeah

Filed by Bil Browning | January 15, 2012 | 12:15 PM | comments

Why is that when I owned a car, I never found a hand wash like this? All I got was high school kids or church youth groups! When the hot boys walk forward at the beginning of the video,...Read More

Sh*t Homophobes Say

Filed by Bil Browning | January 14, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

Okay, I'm breaking my rule about posting those stupid "Shit [insert group] Say" videos for this one because it comes from Lambda Legal. Here's their "Shi*t Homophobic People Say." You can tell me whether or not it was worth...Read More

A Short Reminder for the History Channel

Filed by Bil Browning | January 13, 2012 | 9:23 AM | comments

Jerame and I have long complained to each other, "What the hell happened to the History Channel?" After all, it seems the cable channel shows are about anything but real history anymore. Aliens, mystical ancient cultures, the life of...Read More

Betty White: Off Their Rockers

Filed by Bil Browning | January 12, 2012 | 9:04 AM | comments

Betty White's new candid camera-style show debuts soon on NBC. From the look of this promo, I'll be watching and giggling for every episode....Read More

By Request: Shades of Purple

Filed by Bil Browning | January 11, 2012 | 9:21 AM | comments

Singer/songwriter Gil Kline wrote in asking us to feature his new song about marriage equality saying, "I really enjoy your website and am very thankful for all you've done for the gay community. Because I also have a passion...Read More

Grandma Gets Down to Party Rock Anthem

Filed by Bil Browning | January 10, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

This is Too. Damn. Cute. Adam Forgie's 90 year old grandmother has some health problems, but she loves to dance. Watch as she cuts a rug to LMFAO - Party Rock Anthem. (Hat tip to Unicorn Booty)...Read More

Romney Stands Up & Sits Down for Gay Rights

Filed by Bil Browning | January 09, 2012 | 8:38 AM | comments

"If you're looking for someone who will discriminate against gays," says Romney, "then I'm not your candidate." He still insists that he opposes marriage equality and has signed the National Organization for Marriage pledge to investigate the LGBT community...Read More

GOP Debate's Anti-Gay Greatest Hits

Filed by Bil Browning | January 08, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Last night's GOP debate was chock-full of anti-gay frothing - and not just from Santorum! Watch as the candidates fall all over each other to prove they don't like Teh Gayz - except for Huntsman who quietly reiterates his...Read More

Darren Criss' Melodic Rolling Stone Interview

Filed by Bil Browning | January 06, 2012 | 9:17 AM | comments

When Darren Criss was asked to sit down for a videotaped Rolling Stone interview, he offered to sing his way through the Q&A. Watch as he puts issues like gay youth, teen bullying, and his television relationship with Kurt...Read More

Michelle Bachmann vs Julia Sugarbaker

Filed by Bil Browning | January 05, 2012 | 11:16 AM | comments

It's a damn shame that Julia Sugarbaker isn't running for President. Can you imagine what a Michelle Bachmann vs Julia Sugarbaker debate would look like? That would be a political show worth watching....Read More

Shady Love: New Scissor Sisters

Filed by Bil Browning | January 04, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

Scissor Sisters' new song Shady Love is out and the video is just as odd as the tune. I'm still not sure whether or not I like it; it's definitely different. I guess I'll have to listen to it...Read More

Iowa Isn't So Conservative After All

Filed by Bil Browning | January 03, 2012 | 9:17 AM | comments

Some of the folks in Iowa are getting a little sick of the "Iowa is so conservative and backwards" meme. "The next time you fly over, give us a wave. We'll wave back. We're nice." (Hat tip to JMG)...Read More

New Lady Gaga: Stuck on F--kin' You

Filed by Bil Browning | January 01, 2012 | 10:52 AM | comments

Might as well start out the new year with new music! Lady Gaga has released this new song "Stuck on Fuckin' You," on YouTube and says, "So to give you a little background to the creation of this song....Read More