Monthly Archives: July 2013

Why It Gets Better: You Could Be Mayor in Mexico

While we are pretty familiar with some of our own city leaders who are openly gay here in the United States, Mexico is making some history by electing it’s first gay mayor. Joe Jervis, of the blog Joe. My. God. … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: From Homophobic Comments to Signing A Marriage Equality Petition

We really can change hearts and minds. In 2007, NBA player Tim Hardaway made some harsh comments about gay people, saying in part “it shouldn’t be in the world.” Now, six years later, after conversations with gay cousins and relatives, … Continue reading

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Random Eye Candy: Miranda Lambert

If you forget your flint knife while your out camping this summer, just hold this picture of Miranda Lambert near your kindling. It will be sure to get it smoking in no time. Whoooo doggies!!

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LGBT Family Week in Provincetown, Aug 3-10, 2013

The Family Equality Council and COLAGE will be holding their 18th annual Family Week in Provincetown, Mass. August 3-10, 2013. Family Week is the largest national gathering of the LGBT-headed family community in the United States and this year marks … Continue reading

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The ‘Outspoken’ Children of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Parents

The Family Equality Council has created a campaign for children of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender parents to tell their story: The Outspoken Generation program empowers young adults with LGBT parents to speak out about our community‚Äôs families. These young … Continue reading

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Tom Goss – Gay Bear Video Featuring Washington, D.C.’s Popular Bear Happy Hour

Tom Goss’ ode to those handsome, furry bears features one of my hometown bars. At the 2:05 mark, Goss rolls up to Town in Washington, D.C.’s U Street Neighborhood. Town host the very popular Bear Happy Hour every Friday.

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First ever LGBT youth summer camp launches in the UK

From PinkNews: A new summer camp for gay LGBT youths has launched in the UK, the first of its kind, and aims to reach out to teenagers who may have felt isolated or lonely because of their sexuality or gender … Continue reading

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