Something that got lost in the shuffle and the white hot media glare that was Ray Rice was Michael Sam. He was picked up as a practice squad player several weeks ago by the Dallas Cowboys but was cut last week. Some tried to attach some conspiracy to it because he is openly gay but it seems to really have been purely a football decision.
My first reaction was, oh really, I thought most people were aware of that, but then the more I thought about it, it was more than just a statement, it was a powerful message.
Where in the hell did October go!? Lol. Tomorrow is Halloween, then October is off the books. Before you know it, it’s Thanksgiving and Christmas, then 2015 is here. Wow. If you haven’t been keeping up, gay history month is this month, and every day a new gay icon is highlighted.
October is here, and that means Halloween is right around the corner! Join Nashville’s Tribe on Halloween for a tribute to the original master of horror and suspense, Alfred Hitchcock!
Orlando! It is time again for the annual Halloween Street Party! Church Street will be closed off and five bars including, Big Belly, Chillers, The Dubliner, Don Jefe’s, and Latitudes will be taking part in this event.
Following widespread allegations of wrongdoing in both the Beijing and Sochi Olympics, human rights protections will be added to the contracts signed by future Olympic host cities. The International Olympic Committee’s president presented this change to Human Rights Watch at an October 21 meeting.
It’s that time again, Halloween. A fun time in fall, where if you’re fortunate to be going to a costume party, you might be still figuring out what you can wear, that you didn’t wear last year, or something stellar, that’s not like everyone else. So follow after the fold for some sexy fun ideas…
As discussed here on QL many a time, the LGBT community appears to be growing, and mostly due to individuals stepping out of the closet, showing their true colors, and taking the position of, I’m here and I’m queer! In addition to that, I discovered today…
Many moons ago I knew someone who knew someone in a group of friends I had when I first came out and when I first launched the old Queer Fresno. For the purposes of this blog we’ll call him “John Doe” because he still lives in Fresno and still knows some people I know and I don’t want to drudge up old drama. John and I had a big disagreement around how he handled his HIV status and I was reminded of him last week when an Atlanta pastor was caught sleeping with women in his church and knowingly spreading HIV.