Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’
 

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

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 ac...
by Dallas
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Social Media Smackdown

Stevie’s Spin: Is Facebook to Windows as Google+ is to Apple OS X?

It’s A Social Smackdown Remember when Microsoft ruled the world? Me, neither. But it did. Windows was ubiquitous and while a mainstream user might have had complaints, they were tethered to the giant; the only game in tow...
by Steve
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It Happened To Me: My Ex-Husband Is Gay

When my twelve-year-old told me her father was gay, I finally understood why our marriage had been doomed. I was relieved. I believed he had finally come to terms with his identity and had the courage to come out. I was very wr...
by Debbie
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The Military Celebrates, Cyber-bullied Gay Teen Commits Suicide

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 f...
by Dallas
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Why Liberals Were Right on Amendment One and Wrong on North Carolina

On Tuesday, North Carolina put basic human dignity and equality up for a ballot referendum. By 61 percent, voters decided to amend their constitution to ban same-sex marriages and civil unions. Among other things, the new amend...
by Joshua
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Friends With Benefits: Notes On Modern Queer Relationships

When it comes to relationships, we all have our horror stories. By the age of 25, having waded through the often treacherous waters of queer romance, many of us are left with enough battle scars to last a lifetime. Yes, love ca...
by Elie
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GQB Montreal

GQB Hits Montreal And Is Now Recruiting

Already a hit in cities like Detroit, Boston, and Cincinnati, Guerrilla Queer Bar has now hit Montreal and is bound to take off. While the name may sound militant, the Guerrillas in Montreal are only out to have a good time whi...
by Erika
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Kitchen Bitchin’: What To Cook For That Obnoxious Friend Who Just Got Back From Thailand…

You know who I’m talking about. It’s not enough that you distractedly clicked through 239 of their photos on facebook, but they insist on coming over so they can show you the EXTENDED iPhoto album plus their Photoshopped fa...
by Melanie
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Music Video Vendredi COVERS EDITION – LMFAO’s ‘I’m Sexy and I Know It’

Happy Friday, Music Lovers!! Who doesn’t love a great cover – am I right? Hearing one artist’s take on another artist’s song can give you a whole new appreciation for said song. We’ve decided to ta...
by Mel
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Kitchen Bitchin'

If You Can’t Enjoy Quinoa, You’re Dead To Me.

Rant first; recipes later I guess I’ll start by addressing the recent controversy associated with quinoa farming and the ways rich white peoples’ demands for copious amounts of quinoa has driven up local costs of quinoa...
by Melanie
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Music Video Vendredi – Tegan and Sara’s ‘Closer’ (and a little more!)

This week I wanted to honour the release of Tegan and Sara’s new banger, ‘Closer’ – about the innocence of young love. Tegan Quin tells Rolling Stone. “In short, I was writing about my youth – a time when we got...
by Mel
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The Cliks Frontman Lucas Silveira And Band Make A Date With Pride Calgary

Lucas Silveira of The Cliks is ready to show his true colours at Pride Calgary tonight. The creator and lead singer of the Canadian band is finally where he was always meant to be. The Cliks have been around for a while, create...
by Dallas
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