Archive for May, 2011
 

 
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‘Bridesmaids’ and the Feminist Question

Bridesmaids, written by and starring Kristen Wiig, has gotten quite a lot of buzz because: a) it’s a comedy written by a woman, when we all know that women aren’t as funny as men. b) it’s a comedy with a predominantly fe...
by Rosel
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Sunday Skooled: Thinking about ‘Judas’ or How I became a Lady Gaga conspiracy theorist

In the 1970s, a Catholic woman from Queens named Veronica Lueken began receiving messages from the Virgin Mary about the end of the world. The Church eventually condemned her movement and Lueken herself died in 1995. However, h...
by Joe
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Let’s Take a Mental Health Day!!! Breaking through the Dark Cloud

You wake up and feel like crap.  But it isn’t a cold, or a stomach thing, or whatever.  It feels like there is this big, dark cloud of blah hanging around you.  And that cloud is heavy. So heavy that it makes getting out...
by MAB
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Sho: Hot Girls Talk About Their Feelings and Alternative Lifestyle Hair

(Editor’s Note: Hot Girls Talk About Their Alternative Lifestyle Hair is a new feature where Erika talks to super hot girls who have feelings about their hair as it pertains to their sexualities, identities, and histories...
by Erika
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We’re Here, & We’re Queer: Meet the Founders of the Gaily

What was once a drunken Sunday conversation over an $8 bottle of wine on a mexican blanket in the middle of parc Mont Royal is now a reality. Long nights, more wine, several weeks and two pissed-off partners later The Gaily was...
by Team Gaily
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The Gaily’s guide to getting beach ready without feeling bad about yourself (now with more kittens)

If you’re anything like me, the long days make your thoughts turn to cottages and beaches and patios and scoping out that cute guy playing volleyball who you think might be making eye contact with you, but you’re no...
by MAB
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Diversity: A celebration of junk

Human genitals are a cornucopia of appearance – even when you consider the strictly penis/vagina crowd and ignore the grand diversity that are ambigous genitals. Our individual relationships with our ladyflowers and manho...
by Kristi
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Sunday Skooled: All baby gays are kinda nice, need a place to chill

Okay, maybe not all baby-gays, but seriously guys, for those of you who are still skeptical about the idea… IT GETS BETTER! At least for the young ones in Montreal’s West Island. Cause guess what, they opened up a cent...
by Nikki
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Beers & Queers: Website Launch with Mad June Thursday May 26

We are extremely proud, here at the Gaily, about the work we have already done and the love and support we have received from our friends, families, and complete strangers around the country. We are proud to be an independent l...
by Erika
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The Queer History of the Ex-Gay Movement

There is a long history of straight attempts to erase, eradicate, assimilate and ignore queer people – in a lot of awful, disturbing and creatively cruel ways. The most modern of which I believe is the ex-gay movement; an...
by Kristi
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In lieu of the Rapture: 12 WTF Sexy esty items

Good Afternoon Everyone! Well, it’s after 3pm (GMT) so I’m pretty sure the Rapture didn’t happen. Although considering I haven’t left my house yet today, and only keep generally depraved company, it may ...
by Kristi
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A Love Letter: In Defence of Gaga

Everyone and their dealer has something to say about Lady Gaga and her recent metamorphosis from basic cured meat-wearing pop star to self-proclaimed equality rights messiah with her accelerated involvement in the LGBT communit...
by Elie
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