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.
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…
I just wanted to say that this time of year, I miss the “cut-offs” that we used to wear in the 70’s and 80’s, but according to Facebook this photo “contains nudity or is sexually explicit” and now I’m blocked for 7 days – oh well, not much I can do about it – might be a “heads up” for others
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.
Oops. Facebook’s automatic “crop and copy” feature surprised a few folks. Continue reading
- Gay parents have happier kids than straight parents study finds
- Italy to vote on bill protecting gay people from hate crimes
- US state of Indiana will jail gay couples who attempt to marry
- Russia says it will arrest tourists if they behave openly gay
- Football club St. Pauli puts rainbow flag on permanent display
This is an old friend Jacob and today is his birthday. You can find out more about him on his Facebook page. One day, when he escapes from Texas, I think I’m going to do a QL exclusive on him.