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George Takei Responds to Questions about Gay People

George Takei, mostly known for his role in Star Trek, recently appeared on The Meredith Vieira Show. He joined Vieira for a fun filled interview in which he discussed his personal life, marriage equality, and his infamous Facebook account (which has generated 8 million fans).

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Drag Queen Bingo in San Jose at Billy DeFrank

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Well, Facebook might be hatin’ on drag queens, but San Jose and the Billy deFrank gay and lesbian center sure isn’t.  They are hosting a drag queen bingo every Wednesday night at the Center.  This event started back in April and has continued every week since then.

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Technology’s Rainbow Connection

Photo by Noah Berger, Reuters
Photo by Noah Berger, Reuters

Hardly a day goes by anymore, that a positive LBGT story, article or report doesn’t get presented by some form of the media, and to think, it hasn’t been that long ago, when all I seemed to hear or read was either negative or heartbreaking.  That said, I’m not saying they no longer exist, I’m just saying, I get a mental uplift more often than I used to, as is the case for the recently held 2014 San Francisco Pride Event, where Silicon Valley connects with Pride…

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Facebook drags local paper into online hot water

Like most local news outlets, Visalia California’s local newspaper, the Visalia Times Delta, has a Facebook account.  They post blurbs about various stories in the paper through Facebook’s “share” feature.  Today an article about a local high school wrestler caught some folks off guard.

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Oops.   Facebook’s automatic “crop and copy” feature surprised a few folks. Continue reading