Category Archives: Television

Why it Gets Better: 10 2015 Ads Featuring LGBTs

As mentioned in a previous post, seeing Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender (LGBT) folks in advertising used to be considered marketing poison. General public sentiment against LGBT folks kept advertisers from featuring our community in their ads. Those that did market to … Continue reading

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Rayna Jaymes Real Life Counterpart is Lee Ann Womack

We’ve been looking at the wrong flame-haired beauty. Since the TV series ‘Nashville’ hit the air in 2012, speculation has run rampant about who the main character of Rayna Jaymes is based upon. Reba McEntitre has been the front-runner in most conversations, … Continue reading

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‘Orange Is the New Black’ Actress Talks About Her Transgender Sister

While most of the focus on transgender issues related to the Netflix series Orange is the New Black (ONTB) has been focused on actress Laverne Cox, Washington, D.C.’s METROWEEKLY magazine shows us that there is another actress of the series … Continue reading

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Fusion TV Brings You A Bear Week Review

The blog, Joe. My. God., reports that Fusion TV will be airing a program on the networks trip to Bear Week in Provincetown, Mass. Bear week is an event that takes place in Provincetown every year the week after July … Continue reading

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Random Eye Candy: Neil Patrick Harris’s Rolling Stone Cover

Neil Patrick Harris appears on the cover of Rolling Stone‘s May 22, 2014 issue in less clothing than a Chippendale’s dancer (I’d like to attend whatever black tie event he’s headed to in that outfit). Rolling Stone not only teases … Continue reading

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Lady Bunny Shares My Opinion on the State of Drag Performers Today

Two of the drag queens who I was really rooting for on season 6 of RuPaul’s Drag Race were Vivacious and Milk. I liked both of them because they were doing something with their drag that I had never seen … Continue reading

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Scene Yourself: A Gay Father Finds Himself in Inclusive Advertising

We all like to see ourselves. We all like to know that we are not the only ones out there. Seeing those who are like us in person or through another medium has a profound impact on our dignity and … Continue reading

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