November 21, 2008

The wonder that is Sarah Palin - on-screen turkey slaughter at her presser

Filed by Pam Spaulding | November 21, 2008 | 6:00 PM | comments

Paging Tina Fey, we need one more skit from you... it doesn't get any better/worse than this. The failed GOP Veep candidate gabs about the greatness of small business and happy turkeys while the fowl is offed behind her. And...Read More

Queer Music Friday- Yo Majesty

Filed by Eric Leven | November 21, 2008 | 5:00 PM | comments

Let me introduce to you Yo Majesty, the all female, openly lesbian hardcore rap trio! Their rough, often raunchy-based lyrics and fierce beats will keep you raging on the dancefloor til dawn. They are hailed for both challenging the male...Read More

eHarmony Will Now Accept Same Sex Couples

Filed by Serena Freewomyn | November 21, 2008 | 4:00 PM | comments

Yesterday is was announced that eHarmony will accept same sex couples on their online dating service. According to, "the new same-sex matching service from eHarmony, Compatible Partners, is set to debut by March 31." Before anyone jumps on the...Read More

Disposable People

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | November 21, 2008 | 3:00 PM | comments

Last night I gave this speech at Day of Remembrance, addressing the way trans identity, race, gender, immigration, sex work, and police brutality have all become major factors in anti-trans killings. Every year we take this time to review the...Read More

Mark Doty Wins 2008 National Book Award

Filed by Eric Leven | November 21, 2008 | 2:30 PM | comments

Congratulations to gay writer and poet Mark Doty who took home the 2008 National Book Award last night for his poetry book entitled Fire to Fire. Doty is well known for his 2007 book Dog Years which is simultaneously both...Read More

Equality Ride 2008: It's About Safety

Filed by Paige Schilt | November 21, 2008 | 11:30 AM | comments

Last year, I was lucky enough to spend a day at Baylor University with the Soulforce Equality Ride, a national bus tour that visits Christian colleges to talk about safety and fairness for gay and transgender students, and I met...Read More

Domestic Partnership Benefits? They are after those too.

Filed by Waymon Hudson | November 21, 2008 | 11:00 AM | comments

We knew it was coming. It was only a matter of time until the backers of Florida's Amendment 2 proved exactly how dishonest they were during their lie-filled campaign and went after domestic partnership benefits in Florida- despite saying it...Read More

How We Blew It: California's Prop 8 Defeat

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 21, 2008 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Terry Leftgoff formerly served as the highest ranking openly gay officer of the California Democratic Party and oversaw numerous campaign efforts including local unified Democratic campaigns for Bill Clinton, Dianne Feinstein, and Barbara Boxer, among others....Read More


Chemistry smacks eHarmony around

Filed by Ed Team | November 21, 2008 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's a shame that [ founder] Dr. Neil Clark Warren's sudden acceptance came at the forced hand of the legal system. Since its inception, has lived by the mantra of 'Come as You Are,' an open-minded philosophy that permeates...Read More

I "Promise" 5 Winners for This Contest

Filed by Bil Browning | November 21, 2008 | 7:15 AM | comments

This week we're giving away 5 copies of Il Divo's new CD, The Promise courtesy of Columbia Records. To win, just follow Bilerico Project on Twitter! We'll pick 5 lucky winners from our Twitter followers at noon on Friday, so...Read More

The most unpopular boy in high school

Filed by Bil Browning | November 21, 2008 | 7:00 AM | comments

iPhone users: Click to watch I have to admit that schadenfreude grabs me by the throat and demands my attention each and every time I watch this clip. There's nothing like seeing George W. Bush treated like the most unpopular...Read More