Walking around the streets of Sydney you couldn't help but get pulled in by open ended theme of Mardi Gras 2011 -- SAY SOMETHING. The theme this year was a blank speech balloon like those used in comic books. The idea behind it was for people to 'say something' by filling the balloon with their personal message for Mardi Gras.
Reader Struggles with Knee Jerk Reaction to Saving Historical Gay Bars – What Are Your Thoughts on Passive Gay Culture?
A reader responds, what are your thoughts? -- "I struggle with the knee jerk reaction to 'save historical gay bars' -- our 'gay culture' is radically changing - morphing into something we don’t seem to be guiding - so we jump to save the past versus sweating to build a future"
Anyone know someone who is looking to buy a bar? If we don't stand up to this gentrification our entire GLBT history will be lost and our social circles crushed. It's not just a bar. It's part of our communities fabric.
My love affair with Juanita More – More! than a icon, More! than star, More! speaks Super Bear This Wednesday
To hear Juanita speak bear you can join her this week at Bootycall with special guest DJ Super Bear aka Mark Loque.
Let me tell you, I hit his party Fag Bash, in Provincetown this summer, and it was an unbelievable musical experience.
So while I don't know what's going to happen as a result of banning smoking all over the world—including France for god sakes--I'm looking forward a new bad habit and some form of harm reduction so I can enjoy it even longer.
Suicide, the most tragic hate crime of all – five gay teens dead in three weeks as a result of being harassed for their sexuality – What can we do?
Pushed by bullying to the ultimate choice, between life and death, five teens in the last three weeks have killed themselves as a result of being harassed for their sexuality.