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Rawlings ‘personally’ supports marriage

Dallas mayor won’t sign pledge but says gay couples should have the right to wed JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Although he declined to sign a pledge in support of same-sex marriage this week, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings declared … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 12.16.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Jennifer Beals turns 48 on Monday. The actress came to fame in the iconic ’80s film Flashdance. But it wasn’t until 2004 when she resonated with the lesbian community playing Bette Porter for six seasons of … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 10.21.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Seth MacFarlane turns 38 on Wednesday. The creator of Family Guy, American Dad and The Cleveland Show has also been a staunch gay ally. He outed Family Guy character Stewie as gay in a 2009 interview … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 10.14.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Michael Gambon turns 71 on Wednesday. The acclaimed Britsh actor has starred in many film favorites such as Gosford Park in 2001 and last year in The King’s Speech, but he garnered a new generation of … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 10.07.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Brett Favre turns 42 on Monday. The former NFL quarterback has an oustanding record that includes three consecutive MVP titles and a Super Bowl ring. We kind of forgot all that during his sexting scandal with Gameday host … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 09.30.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Clive Barker turns 59 on Wednesday. The gay author has either frightened or mystified readers with The Damnation Game, Imajica, Sacrament and more. He’s also ventured into filmmaking with Lord of Illusions and perhaps his most … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 09.23.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Olivia Newton-John turns 63 on Monday. The singer/actress reached queer iconicism as the muse Kira in the roller skating fantasy film Xanadu. She only helped that with her role as Bitsy Mae Harling in the Sordid … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 09.02.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Jeff Foxworthy turns 53 on Tuesday. The comedian known mostly for his “You might be a redneck” jokes has been fairly harmless in his jokes regarding gays but gave us gold when he sang “Islands … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 08.26.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Phil McGraw turns 61 on Thursday. The former Wichita Falls resident has used his talk show Dr. Phil to address LGBT issues regarding youth and same-sex marriage. He recently spoke to CNN about the damages of ex-gay … Continue reading

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Starvoice • 08.05.11

By Jack Fertig CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY Michael Urie turns 30 on Monday. The actor became a hallmark queer TV character as Mark St. James in Ugly Betty. The Plano High School and Julliard grad has kept up his theater roots. He received … Continue reading

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