Monthly Archives: December 2012

Supreme Court and Standing On Marriage Equality

Linda Greenhouse offers up an interesting theory on why the Supreme Court may be taking up the marriage case of Proposition 8 and Windsor case against the Defense of Marriage Act. From the New York Times Opinion Pages: Is it … Continue reading

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Eye Candy 2012: D.C.’s Coverboys of the Year

One of the local gay news rags here in Washington, D.C. has an occasional eye candy article in it’s issues. They select some local guy from those who submit to their ‘Coverboy’ section and interview them with questions like: “What kind … Continue reading

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‘Nashville’ Soundtrack Gives You All the RIGHT Songs

For fans of the television show Nashville, you’re gonna have something to add to your Christmas list. Just released on December 11, 2012 is the soundtrack to the show itself. The soundtrack features a number of the songs used in … Continue reading

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Music Review: Phil Vassar’s ‘Noel’

Phil Vassar puts together quite a little jazzy album with Noel. Vassar wrote or collaborated with other songwriters on half the songs on the album. The other half are Christmas standards. I like it when an artist does more than … Continue reading

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Phil Vassar Puts on An Awesome and Funny Show at The Birchmere in Va.

Phil Vassar is quite a talent on the piano. With hits like ‘Carlene’, ‘Just Another Day In Paradise’ and ‘A Real Love’ he’s shown us what he can do with the ivories and his voice. That’s nothing compared to seeing … Continue reading

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Dan Savage Tells Us Why It Gets Better

I’ve done a fair amount of posting about why it is getting better for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people. Pulling out events that demonstrate in a concrete manner that we are moving forward; gaining more acceptance; becoming equal. Trying … Continue reading

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TV Rewind: Where the Bears Are

A few months back, I reviewed the new web series “Where the Bears Are.” I thought that it had potential if it could get over some problems: carboard characters, stiff line delivery and not taking its murder-mystery premise seriously enough. … Continue reading

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Eye Candy: Celebrating Men Over 50

Advocate.com points us to a photography project from Tommy+Alan that features and celebrates men over 50. The photo gallery also includes audio clips of the men speaking. If you are interested in being part of the project, you can also … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Issued for Md.,Wash.

At the start of December Washington State and Maryland began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples after the November victorys at the polls. “I really imagined my life as being just with a partner and never having a wife, so … Continue reading

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Holiday Fundraiser for Ali Forney Center

Instinct Magazine is reporting of an upcoming fundraiser for the Ali Forney Center in New York City. The Ali Forney center which provides housing and services for homeless Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender youth was flooded out during Superstorm Sandy: … Continue reading

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