Author Archives: Dallasvoice

Cassie Nova • 07-21-17

Cassie admits it: She is a tech addict Technology was created by the devil. This past week, I have Hulked out twice and almost killed a few people and all because my computer, Wi-Fi and DVR all went kaput at … Continue reading

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Pro business? Not any more

  With the Texas State Fair coming along soon, I started wondering, what if Big Tex were to suddenly change his welcome speech: “Howdy Folks! Now take your business Elsewhere!” After listening to the condescending tone of Texas State Rep. … Continue reading

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Pet of the Week • 07-21-17

  Meet Leroy, a 9-year-old black-and-white border collie mix weighing 87 pounds. A staff and volunteer favorite, Leroy is a gentle giant and just the sweetest boy ever. He walks well on a leash, rides great in the car and … Continue reading

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Obiturary • 07-21-17 • Lee Covington

Robert Lee Covington Jr., 54, formerly of Jonesboro, Ark., entered into the life eternal on Friday, July 7, 2017. Lee was born on Sept. 1, 1962, to Robert Lee “Skip” Covington Sr. and Anita McFarlin Covington of Jonesboro, Ark. He … Continue reading

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The Gay Agenda • 07-21-17

  Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at … Continue reading

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A FIT of peaks

Festival of Independent Theatres roars in its opening weekend We’ve seen plenty of plays and movies in which a beautiful, healthy female actor pretends to have a serious illness. Think Cynthia Nixon as the cancer patient in Wit, Diane Keaton … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Wedding belle

Equally Wed by Kirsten Palladino, foreword by Lance Bass and Michael Turchin (Seal Press 2017) $17.99; 263 pp. Like many people, Kirsten Palladino grew up dreaming of The Perfect Wedding. She pictured it, but making it happen started out wrong: … Continue reading

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Our gayvorite things

  The service, event, product and app you should be into right now One of the best parts of my job is discovering all the dynamic new people, places and things expected to interest the LGBT community. Every once in … Continue reading

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Editorial Cartoon • 07-21-17

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition July 21, 2017.

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Best Bets • 07-21-17

Friday   07.21 And your new Miss Gay Texas America is… … Well, that’s what we will all find out when the finalists perform at the Rose Room tonight. All week long, contestants have been competing for the direct, state-wide … Continue reading

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