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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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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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Culture

Transphobic Ad in National Post Bites Institute for Canadian Values in Tight White Asses

Posted September 30, 2011 by Dallas

If you have been on Facebook in the last 24 hours you have undoubtedly by now come across numerous posts about this transphobic ad in the National Post.  Sponsored by the ‘National Think-Tank’ promoting Christian-Judeo values, The Institute for Canadian Values, the ad pictured above, asks teachers in Toronto to not confuse children into questioning their gender […]

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Canadian Lesbian Couple Not Considered Family at US Customs, or, DOMA Blows

Posted September 7, 2011 by Dallas

 So I am flipping through Xtra West Magazine, and a familiar face draws me into an article entitled “Canadian border guard tells lesbian couple to fill out separate forms.” The familiar face is that of my Women’s Studies classmate from my university days in Vancouver, Andrina Perry. Apparently she and her wife of three years […]

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Gaily Beat

Lesbians in Tehran, Jack Layton Remembered, Bisexual Men Exist

Posted August 23, 2011 by Erika

“Circumstance” Coming to a Gay & Lesbian Film Festival Near You Iran fascinates me, especially in terms of the underground life there, so I am particularly looking forward to the new film “Circumstance” which opens in LA and NY this Friday about two lesbian girls, and their illicit underground life in Tehran. “…Shireen, whose friendship […]

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Gaily Beat

Brakes On Porn Industry, PFLAG Stories, Drunk Uncle, Soccer No Homo…

Posted August 30, 2011 by Nikki

Hold your horses and keep your panties on Adult film productions across Los Angeles have been forced to shut down temporarily as a result of a performer testing positive for HIV.  “Until we know for sure, we’ve asked the industry to have a moratorium on production,” said Diane Duke, executive director of the Free Speech Coalition, […]

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Gaily Beat

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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Gaily Beat

Fox News: Delusional and Psychotic Chaz Bono on DWTS is ‘Toxic’ for Kids

Posted September 8, 2011 by Erika

Recently, we reported that Chaz Bono would be appearing on this season’s Dancing With The Stars. Since then, the moral majority family values nutjobs have unleashed their transphobic fury denouncing his selection, and are using the opportunity to decry our collective celebration of gender dysphoria. In typical family values fashion, dissenters are concerned about vulnerable […]

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