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parlovr

Music Video Vendredi – Parlovr’s ‘Pen to the Paper’

Montreal trio Parlovr (pronounced “parlor”) is a self-coined “Sloppy Pop” band with a rough sound and a unique way of spreading their music. You can find these kids making videos in transit-way underpasses all while c...
 
 
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VIDEO: Madonna’s Girl Gone Wild

Full Disclosure: I am a late blooming Madonna gay. That is, I had only discovered her years after I discovered myself. Her hard beats, cute boys and stormy dance moves only started to grow on me after I had watched her Drowned ...
 

 
qr

WTF? QR Codes are even for non-technigays

So you saw one of these funny looking barcodes on some advertisement somewhere and you have no idea what it is. You probably dismissed it as yet another industry standard sales-based code that would help some distributer somewh...
 
 
kittymain

What Is Pinterest Anywayz? A Beginner’s Guide

So WTF? OK, so we’ve all seen Pinterest explode across the interwebz and I am sure you’ve been asking yourself What the fuck is Pinterest anywayz? I have to admit I really didn’t want to entertain the idea of havi...
 

 
robyn

Music Video Vendredi – Top 10 Videos for International Women’s Week

This week’s Music Video Vendredi includes more than just our regular 1 video. How could it not? For generations countless women have been leading in music and since we’re wrapping up International Women’s Week, I figured ...
 
 
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Facebook Ext. For Chrome.. YES YOU CAN!

When I first saw the new Google Chrome Facebook extension (version 2.0.9), my face lit up like a school girl on her sweet 16. What do you mean I can receive my fb notifications without checking out my actual Facebook page? Well...
 

 
youth-without-youth

Music Video Vendredi – Metric – “Youth Without Youth”

NEW MUSIC FROM METRIC! Can anything be better? In a letter posted on the band’s website, Haines said: “Synthetica is about insomnia, fucking up, fashion, all the devices and gadgets attached to our brains, getting waste...
 
 
thirty

Turning #thirty.. What I’ve Learned and the Things You Should Know

Editor’s Note: I was inspired after last year’s pretty awful Glamourist article Turning 30: 30 Things Every Woman Should Have And Should Know and this much better response: The Real 30 Things Women/Womyn Should Have...
 

 
bixi

BIXI Montreal – Sweaty and oh-so-fabulous.

Dear Bixi, I love you. I say this as I walk away from my now docked Bixi bike after my frantic rush to work this morning. I have to admit that I am an avid Bixi enthusiast and would suggest anyone ride one of these rent-able b...
 
 
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OPEN THREAD: Oilvia Chow’s Gay Agenda.

It’s raining. I am sitting in my apartment in the Plateau of Montreal re-watching the funeral services of the late Jack Layton on YouTube. I have seen the pride Mr. Layton had for his family and have experienced the sup...
 

 
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04.11.12 – 2Bmag’s 10th Anniversary Exhibit @ Écomusée du fier monde

Dear readers, friends, and community members, (le texte en français suit) For the 10th anniversary of 2Bmag, Québec’s only English language monthly magazine for the GLBT community, you are invited to join us on Wednesda...
 
 
google+

So, what is Google+? A PSA from your Technigay

So you have probably already heard the news, and you want to be invited to Google+ (see how at the bottom! we have invites!). Even if you haven’t heard the buzz on the interwebz, there’s a new sheriff in town goin by the na...