Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’
 

 
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Kitchen Bitchin’: Salad isn’t just for skinny girls

Loving salad really isn’t anything to be ashamed of. At least that’s what I used to believe living the hipster life in Montreal—pot-lucks with friends, picnics in Parc Lafontaine, terrace hopping on St. Denis… But now I...
by Melanie
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What is this Love? Part 8: Pablo’s Apartment

This is a fictional series. Catch up with parts 1-7 here. Ricky and I left my apartment with as much haste as humanly possible after such an ordeal. He was still shaking and I held his shoulders and kissed his neck. We walked a...
by Kyle
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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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So You Wanna Get Strapped? The Gaily’s Strappy Shopping Guide

Buying and using a strap-on may feel a little out of place at first. I mean, as a woman wearing one for example, you may feel like, “well ok, so here’s this dick in front of me, slightly attached and I’m going...
by Team Gaily
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Why The Gays Hate Their Bodies

I never sought out to have friends with such perfect bodies. Quite the contrary actually. As an FFK (Former Fat Kid) I’ve always identified as a fat person. But for some reason when I grew up all my friends became hot skinny ...
by Orlando
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Vampires, Gay Rights, and the Political Underpinnings of HBO’s True Blood

HBO’s True Blood has always been saturated with political commentary. The first episode aired in September of 2008, just months before the passage of California’s Proposition 8. That November, as Californians voted to alter...
by Joe
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Music Video Vendredi – TOP TEN Alanis Morissette YouTube videos.. oh, and her new single too!

Tickets go on sale today for Alanis’ upcoming MTL show! I couldn’t be more excited and bet many of you are too. For today’s Music Video Vendredi I decided to give a shout out to this Canadian star by doing my ...
 
 
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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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The Politics of Celebrity, Social Media and HIV/AIDS

In the last few years, there has been a significant shift in the sensibilities and outlooks of Americans as it relates to the inclusion of gays and lesbians in mainstream society and the procurement of legal rights and social r...
by Paul
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Music Video Vendredi – Muse’s “Survival”

Well HOLY SHIT my adrenalin levels just rose 100 notches. So, it’s that time again, you know , for the Olympics. That time for triumph and defeat a good ‘ol challenge of survival of the fittest. For this special occ...
by Rachelle
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50 Shades Of Blah: Transformers for Middle Class Mommies. Also, Twilight.

Warning: SPOILER ALERTS! Two weeks ago, Erika asked if I would review (and therefore, implying that I read) Fifty Shades of Grey. Her request came inauspiciously on the hottest day of Edmonton’s unbearable heat wave. I am...
by Kristi
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#MTLife: Le Saloon Turns 20

Welcome to #MTLife, a little column about my adventures in Montreal. For my first foray as a writer for the Gaily, I wanted to write about my night out at an event celebrating the 20th anniversary of Le Saloon, the best restaur...
by Blair
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