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US Court Rules Prop. 8 Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

Breaking News: As reported here by the LA Times: A federal appeals court Tuesday struck down California’s ban on same-sex marriage, clearing the way for the U.S. Supreme Court to rule on gay marriage as early as next year...
by Erika
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Editor’s Pick: DIY-Addiction To “Remodel This House”

I have a confession. I am addicted to DIY projects, remodelling shows, websites, and blogs. I wasted my entire first year of university watching TLC religiously. I have never really had the space or time to do a lot of DIY stuf...
by Erika
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DISH THIS: Pomegranate And Orange French Toast

When it comes down to a breakfast item, I will 95% of the time pick salty over sweet. Don’t get me wrong, I will never turn down a pancake or french toast or waffle, but I prefer them as a side to my eggs, and cheese and ...
by Erika
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Google releases “It Gets Better” ad during Glee ft. Lady Gaga, Adam Lambert

During last night’s Glee, Google Chrome released their much anticipated “It Gets Better” ad featuring the “It Gets Better” project. It got me thinking. The difference between this video and others ...
by Erika
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Lady Gaga Sings Tribute Song to Jamey Rodemeyer at iheartradio Festival

Last week, we reported on the tragic suicide of a young (gay?) teen, Jamey Rodemeyer who took his life after being repeatedly bullied. Apparently, his last post on his Facebook was an homage and thank you to Lady Gaga. “Don...
by Erika
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Cher Calls into Ellen to Defend Chaz, Says F*cking [Video]

Chaz Bono, recent media darling/controversial figure, child of Cher, and the first trans “star” on Dancing With The Stars, continued his media rounds today, stopping by Ellen to talk about the boycotts and outcry re...
by Erika
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Sunday Skooled: Living Islam (OUT) Loud or, discussing the meaning of queer

To be queer is “to abrade the classifications, to sit athwart conventional categories or traverse several… We are all athwart if we expose and repudiate some of the comforting lies told about us and that we tell ourselv...
by Erika
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Gaily Beat CNN Edition: O’Donnell Walks Off, Anderson Gigglefest, Pope Protested…

What with their celebrity hosts, high profile guests and extensive reach, there is always bound to be some fun drama and silly videos over at CNN. Today there happened to be enough that we could do an entire Gaily Beat based on...
by Erika
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Montreal Queer Sparks Speak: It’s A Roundtable

In the next few weeks I will be very busy organizing a feminist roundtable over at kickaction.ca – you should probably check it out because there are some awesome queer Montrealers ready to speak their minds on topics tha...
by Erika
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Canadian Hockey Gets Gay Married (#cuteoverload)

Canadian hockey did not really get gay married, but these two girls at a hockey game in Ottawa this weekend did get Gay Engaged! Watch the crowd go wild!  
by Erika
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Some Thoughts On International Women’s Day (And A Film You Should See)

In last week’s Montreal Gazette, Janet Bagnall wrote that while women “should make up half of elected officials and not 20 per cent, earn 100 cents for every dollar earned by their male co-workers and not 77 cents, ...
by Erika
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So this bad dude got killed and I am experiencing some real moral ambiguity

Last night around 10:30 it became very clear to the world that the President of the United States was going to make a big announcement and that that announcement was that THE enemy number one, Osama bin Laden, had been killed. ...
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