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Five queer alternatives to the Super Bowl

Yes, Yes… I know… plenty of gay men enjoy football, are fans even, and there are lots of LBT fans as well, but if you’re like me you greet all the hoopla over the Super Bowl with a resounding “meh.” … Continue reading

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Al Franken asks public for help passing Student Non-Discrimination Act

Sen. Al Franken, D – Minnesota, is asking the public for help passing S. 555, The Student Non-Discrimination Act, a bill that would prohibit discrimination against public school students on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. Under the … Continue reading

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Houston ARCH seeks public submissions for new logo

History relies on historians, whether the formal history of the academic or the informal history of grandpa’s stories, someone must tell the tale for the story to live on. The straight world has many formal institutions designed to maintain its … Continue reading

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Brown and Christie take decisive lead, district B and place 5 too close to call

With 658 of 769 precincts reporting: District A Helena Brown: 56% Brenda Stardig: 44% District B Alvin Byrd: 50% Jerry Davis: 50% Place 2: Kristi Thibaut 50% Andrew Burks 50% Place 5 Jack Christie  54% Jo Jones  46% Christie has … Continue reading

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City Council early voting results in

The early voting results from today’s election are in: District A Helena Brown: 56% Brenda Stardig: 44% District B Alvin Byrd: 52% Jerry Davis: 48% Place 2: Kristi Thibaut 64% Andrew Burks 36% Place 5 Jack Christie  52% Jo Jones  … Continue reading

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Early voting in runoff election off to slow start

For those who missed it, there is an election happening in Houston right now. Four City Council races wound up in run-offs after the November 8 municipal elections and Houstonians have until December 10 to decide the fate of these … Continue reading

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Tonight’s GayBingo Platoon is the last bingo event of 2011

Bring your bingo face Get all militarized for GayBingo Platoon. This is the final bingo for the year and they go out with a bang. With LGBT military vets as the special guests, a performance by Something Fabulous and a … Continue reading

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Kindred Spirits presents: The Judy Garland Christmas Show

There’s kitsch. There’s camp. Then there’s the Judy Garland Christmas Show, perhaps the single most absurdly divine thing to ever be produced by the 1960′s television industry. Kindred Spirits presents its 4th Annual Judy Garland Christmas Show & Sing-Along December … Continue reading

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What’s Shakin’ – Siriano at Galleria, Voter turnout continues to lag

1. As previously reported by Houstini, Project Runway Season 5 winner Christian Siriano’s coming to the Houston Galleria Payless Shoe store today to show off his expanded Payless collection, including an assortment of shoes and handbags. Siriano will be available … Continue reading

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Fierce photo-op, Christian Siriano at the Galleria

Reality TV is full of shows promising to produce the next top model, hot new designer, or big deal arborist (OK, I made that one up), but rare is the reality show winner who actually sticks around to have a … Continue reading

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