Posts Tagged ‘Montreal’
 

 
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Shoestringing: CouchSurfing 101

“Aren’t you afraid they’re going to steal your stuff?” I’m always asked this when people find out I host surfers. The answer is no; I’m not afraid they’ll steal from me because I’m not an idiot and I...
by Sarah
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Erika’s Picks: Plan A Park Date, Pack A Vegan Picnic, Break Hearts

Perhaps you are strapped for cash, or there aren’t a lot of restaurant options for your date this weekend with that cute girl from the co-op bookstore at the University. Based on her cute alternative lifestyle haircut, an...
by Erika
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03.15.12- GQB: SHAM’ROCK’ EDITION

GQB fête St. Patty’s Day! Joignez-vous a nous à l’un des pubs irlandais de Montréal le jeudi 15 mars pour commencer un week-end vraiment fou! Costumez-vous! (Nous aurons aussi quelques accoutrements fun pour vous...
by Team Gaily
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But Things Are Changing: AIDS Action Now! Launches Second Poster/Virus Campaign

AIDS Action Now! launched their second Poster/Virus Campaign at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto last night with an after party at Cold Tea in Kensington Market, featuring DJ’s Like the Wolf and Mama Knows. The Poster/Vi...
by Ian
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Boy Culture: Why Coming Out Is Only Half The Battle

Too skinny for the gym rats, too hairy for the twinks, and too foreign for just about everyone else; my first experiences in Montreal’s gay village ended up being more intimidating than growing up in the aggressively ignorant...
by Elie
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Alvaro Orozco and Lali Mohamed Among Featured Queer Artists at Ethnoculture Conference

Last May, while on his way to meet friends, Alvaro Orozco, a 25 year old undocumented queer artist was arrested and detained in Toronto, where he faced imminent deportation to Nicaragua. Alvaro had been living in Canada illega...
by Kate
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Why I Hate Pink Ribbon Crap and Six Reasons Everyone Oughta Care

It is the final day of October. Over the last 31 days, you have likely been inundated by pink. October, around the world, is ubiquitously known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Just in case you weren’t already aware of b...
by Erika
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A Happy Pride, A Sad Fair, Feminist Camp & People That Make You Feel Sanctimonious

I really do wonder one thing. Us homogays, we’re kind of known for being awesome party people right? We’re known for having kickass parades and mass dance parties. So why oh why, all things considered, does Pride ha...
by Nikki
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The Royal Wedding, or, The Only Time This Century You Will Get Away With Wearing That Ugly Ass Hat (Live Blog)

4:05 am I cannot believe I am awake right now. This is effing stoop. 5:42 am Ok, we are here at the Burgundy Lion and a bit behind schedule. But I am wearing a white dress and I have a feather in my hair. Just sayin. The Queen ...
by Erika
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We Love: Artists Against AIDS Worldwide Music Video (2001) “What’s Goin’ On?”

Today is World AIDS Day, and I stumbled accross this all star music video version of Marvin Gaye’s “What’s Goin On?” from 2001. The video by Artists Against AIDS Worldwide features all of the biggest nam...
by Erika
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Women’s Comedy Festival ‘She’s Canadian, Eh!’ Highlights Funny Gay Female Comics

In an industry completely dominated by men, and a society that thinks women can’t be funny, it can sometimes be difficult to succeed or gain recognition as a female comedian. Montreal’s Eman started the Canadian Wom...
by Erika
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TACO Tongue Trials: Go Try Maïs – Now!

  When you’re trying to adhere to a lighter fare lifestyle, it can be challenging to find a restaurant choice that won’t leave you feeling gluttonous, nevermind-I’m-not-coming-out-tonight, full feeling. Tacos (when w...
by Caitlin
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