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Gaily Beat

Marital Bliss For The Suquamish, Lesbian Heros in Norway, Romney Pro-Slavery?, Light A Spark..

Posted August 4, 2011 by Erika

Marital Bliss for Washington’s Suquamish Tribe The Suquamish tribe, a NorthWestern coastal tribe – in the state of Washington – has approved same-sex marriage for its tribe members, the second tribe in America to make a similar move (in 2009 an Oregon lesbian couple was married by their tribe). “The Tribal Council held a public […]

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TGB july 26
Calgary & Southern Alberta

Boob Jobs, Yodelling Twins, Canadian Lutherans Are Cool…

Posted July 26, 2011 by Nikki

The week is off to a good start so far; no-one famous has OD’d (yet) and the number of legally married same-sex couples has been multiplying exponentially. If a diamond detector was a thing and you could pass it over the state of New York, it would suffer an incessant chain of violent seizures, what with […]

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tgb aug 9
Gaily Beat

Straight Pride, a Scandalous Romance, Jesus in Drag, APA loves the Gay

Posted August 9, 2011 by Nikki

Fear not, I haven’t drowned today’s Gaily Beat with sorrow like I did last week (although sarcasm may be omnipresent in this post). But there’s no sorrow today because guess what today is!? The first day of Montreal Pride, so this week is all about happy things like rainbows and unicorns and y’know, everything gay! […]

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Gaily Beat

Elton, Seuss And Others on Coming Out, Why It’s Ok Out Here

Posted October 12, 2011 by Dallas

Did you know that yesterday was National Coming Out Day? Did you come out? If you were already out did you declare your homo-ness to the masses? Well, in a world that generally worships those in Famousland, celebrities often act as role models to those that feel less significant. When these celebrities of the homosexual […]

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Gaily Beat

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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Gaily Beat

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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TGB july 27
Gaily Beat

Glee, McHomophobia, BBC Says No Gay Sex, Gender Neutral School, and Vancouver Pride.

Posted July 27, 2011 by Dallas

Well, what have I learned today? To sum it up? Hate is fuelled by ignorance, love conquers all, and drugs do indeed kill. (PS. My second favourite weekend is almost here! Vancouver Pride is being celebrated on Sunday, July 31st, and my posse of Calgarian Sapphic sisters are making the 10 hour drive through the Rockies to […]

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Gaily Beat

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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