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Restoring Honor to the Dishonored – Gay Veterans to Receive Full Benefits

Discrimination carries immeasurable costs. When we fail to empower our best and brightest, we do so at our own peril. Case in point: the disastrous “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”...

Smile High City – Colorado Governor Gets Married

Yes, we admit it: queer life is a non-stop rollercoaster of glitter, glam and gorgeous same-sex rendezvous. There’s never a dull moment, unless you consider disco naps to be...

Building an LGBTQ Legacy – Lego Gets Queer

Homophobes are like a broken record (playing Kid Rock). They’re always spouting the same tired drivel: But what about the children? Bigots think that kids shouldn’t be privy...

Sex Toy Story: The Rise and Fall of Nacho Vidal

If you DON’T want to hear about a well-endowed porn star trying to cure his friend’s cocaine addiction by administering psychedelic toad venom and ultimately killing him, then...

Third Time’s a-Charming: Blake Knight Weds Former Disney Star Garrett Clayton

Every fairytale ending emerges from abject horror. Goldilocks satisfies her porridge fix by braving the clutches of three ravenous bears (lucky girl). Cinderella snags Prince...

The Castro District is stepping up efforts to fight COVID

Sure it’s fun to be catty and share the occasional hot goss, but at the end of the day, our queer family must support one another. After all, who else will? We couldn’t trust...

Gay 9/11 Hero Vies for Sainthood

Sometimes, we are more powerful in death than in life. Queer warriors like Joan of Arc sacrificed themselves without ever being understood. The genius of Leonardo da Vinci...

Thoughts and Prayers: Catholic School Loses Labor Lawsuit

Progress is never a straight line. In 2012, Lonnie Billard was named Teacher of the Year. In 2013, the Supreme Court ratified same-sex marriage. In 2014, Mr. Billard was fired for...

Meet Your New Queer Crush: Country Pro Ballplayer Bryan Ruby

At the risk of sounding conceited, gays are just better than straights. Think about it: we often grow up misunderstood and maligned as society continues erecting (teehee)...

Hail Satan! Hey, He’s Better Than Tucker Carlson

It’s hard to believe that over 4 million people would willingly poison their feeble li’l minds nightly, but that’s Tucker Carlson’s average viewership. The Fox “News”...

You Got Schooled: Progress Trounces Ignorance in Oregon

Brian Shannon is the vice chair and school board director of the Newberg, Oregon district. But the title that more accurately describes Mr. Shannon: Dr. Divisive. Or better yet:...

Bigot Threatens Local Official with a Rock and Gets Zero Punishment

Quick time-check: what year is it? Because a nutbag zealot just threatened to stone a Gay, Black man at a public hearing in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Here’s the kicker: no arrest...