Author Archives: Nathan Simpson
Gay gamers convention formally known as GaymerX, is alive and kicking under their new name, GX3: Everyone Games! GX3 will stay in the Bay Area, and will still focus on attracting and creating a safe place for all LGBTQIA gamers to get together and have some fun.
Now here is a police force who care about their fellow citizens! The Henry Street Garda station will be the first Grada station (police station) to fly a rainbow flag in all of the Republic of Ireland!
Emmy and Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth did a great spot for the HRC and marriage equality, check it out!
This past Sunday the finale episode (titled “Thank You”) of the final season of True Blood aired. And If you couldn’t tell what I thought of it by the title, I’ll tell you again. It was bad. Disappointingly, time wasting-ly terrible. It was bad and the writers should feel bad.
Okay, with that out of my system I’ll tell you why it was bad. And there will be spoilers.
This is some amazing news! A fungus that causes deadly infections and has been responsible for up to one-third of AIDS-related deaths has now been located. People living in Southern California have been getting sick from the fungus (called Cryptococcus gattii) for years, but nobody exactly new how.
It was suspected the fungus grew on trees, and Duke University postdoc Deborah Springer, who studies c. gattii, didn’t have the time figure out which ones.That was until Springer got in contact with then-7th grader Elan Filler, who was looking for a science fair project.
Things are heating up in Ireland while they prepare for a 2015 referendum on same-sex marriage. LGBT Noise, an independent same-sex marriage advocacy group in Ireland, released this pretty fantastic Public Service Announcement warning people about ‘ARMAGAYDDON‘ and the catastrophic consequences that same-sex marriage will bring.
The Minnesota Vikings have reached a settlement with former punter and LGBT advocate Chris Kluwe, by agreeing to donate “a substantial amount” to LGBT organizations and continuing “to enhance [their] sensitivity training policy.