Posts Tagged ‘Canada’
 

 
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Pumped for Pride: Sparkle Crunches and Social Irresponsibility

I was recently introduced to the series PRIDE PUMP 2000X promoting Toronto Pride 2011. The videos, produced by Toronto Convention and Visitors Association (Tourism Toronto, or @seetorontonow) – “the official destinati...
by Kyle
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Evan’s Picks: Buy a F*cking Bike!!!

You heard me! Buy a f*cking bike!!! For those of you who don’t own their own f*cking’ bike, here’s what you should know so you too can join the realm of cool f*cking bike owners. As a cool fuckin’ bike o...
by Evan
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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...
 
 
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Canada Failing Guy-loving Guys on HIV/AIDS Prevention

Richard Elliot, executive director of the Canadian HIV/AIDS legal network recently stated: “It’s become very clear that we have a health minister, and presumably a government behind him, who are denialists.” ...
by Kristi
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Canadian Lesbian Couple Not Considered Family at US Customs, or, DOMA Blows

 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 WomenR...
by Dallas
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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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You Are Almost Famous. Send Us Your Pride Photos!

Everyone feels like a celebrity when their photos are on a website on the internet, let’s be honest. For just that minute, you know what it is like to be Kim Kardashian. Well here is your chance at mediocre internet fame....
by Erika
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Evan’s Picks: Best Summer Wines from Cheap to Affordable

Let’s face it. Summer is the drinking season. Whether it’s enjoying beer and people watching on a terasse or a delicious minty mojito, our livers get a lot more exercise with the warm weather. Gone are the movie ni...
by Evan
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Yeehaw! Alberta Elects Feminist Female Premier Who Maybe Likes HomoGays

In a province that celebrates calf-roping and Wranglers, and smells of horse manure after a day of rain we never would have thought the day would come. Well, (r)evolution is upon us here in the Wild Rose province as our new Pre...
by Dallas
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National Trans Bill is Back on the Agenda in House of Commons

Rumour has it, and has had it for many years that the NDP and Liberals will join forces to fight the evil Conservatives. This “coalition” aims to improve the life, well-being and protection of the Canadian trans pop...
by Dallas
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Toronto Fringe Focus – Michael Hughes’ ‘Mickey & Judy’

In the age of Glee and Lady Gaga, some may forget what it was like when doll playing was done in secret, or listening to (or singing along with) your favourite diva was done quietly in the closet. The all too familiar struggle ...
by Elie
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Cyberbullying: The What-Do-We-Do-Now? Post + definetheline.ca

It’s a sad but predictable phenomena First, a youth (or a series of)  commits suicide as a result of homophobic bullying and/or, increasingly, cyberbullying.  Second comes the coverage of the event in the media, and any fol...
by Jai
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