Gaily Beat

Bieber Denies Baby Daddy Allegations, As We Continue To Question Why We Care

Posted November 3, 2011 by Nikki

Bieber fever will not die down. The kid has become a teen idol for his apparent looks, his very close resemblance to half of the world’s lesbian population and I suppose his vocal skills. The kid has already got a movie out, Never Say Never that was released just around Valentine’s day this year. I […]

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The Military Celebrates, Cyber-bullied Gay Teen Commits Suicide

Posted September 21, 2011 by Dallas

I have to be honest. I began this Gaily Beat post as a tribute to all those in the American military that can now be who they are while fighting for the rights of others. It was a great post, but than I came across a Facebook feed telling me that another boy killed himself […]

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Film + Television

The local news cares about queer kids and takes on trans issues. What is going on?

Posted April 22, 2011 by Erika

Things happened on my teevee today. Well I don’t actually have teevee, it was on my computer. But, is it pride week or something and I missed it? First, Global BC did a three part/three night series on transgender people called “Transformations”, and then a Southern Ontario CTV outlet did a three part/three night series […]

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American Fast Food Hotspot Chick-Fil-A Feeding the Pockets of the Anti-Gays

Posted November 2, 2011 by Dallas

Attention Americans, and all those that have ever or will ever consider visiting there! If you support all things queer, do not set foot in Chick-fil-A. You would think with a name that immediately appealed to me as a lesbian, they would be our friends. Well think not! In 2009, this Georgia-based (should have guessed) […]

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News + Politics

Election night reactions in tweets

Posted May 3, 2011 by Erika

I’m a little numb right now. I really, really wanted to write something for y’all, but as my friend Jaime wrote this morning: ” it’s like waking up from a nightmare that won’t fade/the feeling you did something horrible while drunk last night.” So I am going to let my twitter feed do the talking for […]

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Rob Ford “Ambushed” by CBC, Afraid of Cameras, Mics, Mary Walsh

Posted October 26, 2011 by Dallas

I have to tell you, this story made my life. Toronto Mayor Rob Ford called 911 on Monday, after CBC’s Mary Walsh, aka Marg Delahunty, famous for her in your face, satirical interviews on This Hour Has 22 Minutes, came to his house and started ambushing him, or as others might describe it, “interviewing him”. Apparently Ford […]

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Rosie’s Show, Angelina Honoured, No Scrubs for T.R., SamRo Busted

Posted August 3, 2011 by Dallas

What have I learned this week? Well sunscreen does make a difference, especially for this white chick,  Pride celebrations are like a gay Christmas, and I am completely addicted to Caramel Mocha Frappuccino’s from Starbucks. In other news….

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Chely Wright Weds, No Dress For Lesbian, A Senseless Hate-Crime, and Michael’s Single.

Posted August 24, 2011 by Dallas

What a week. My heart still aches for the loss of the Jack Layton. He was and still is one of my all time heroes. His leadership and drive was something that will always inspire me. After hearing his final letter written days before his death, he reminded me of another hero of mine, Harvey […]

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