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Rehabilitated?

James Laster says he wants to make amends to those he hurt   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer “It took 45 seconds to throw away eight years of my life,” 36-year-old James Laster said, speaking through a glass partition … Continue reading

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North Texas Drag Racer Shangela to host new show at the Paris Las Vegas

D.J. Pierce was born in Paris, and now that’s where he’s headed back to. Yup, Pierce — known to most fans as former Drag Racer Shangela —was born in Paris, Texas, but will now be the host of a new … Continue reading

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Take a stand

Je suis français ‘inna aleiraqi ‘inna lubnani Today, we need to all realize that we are all HUMAN. We must stand with Paris. We must stand with Bagdad. We must stand with Beirut. We must all stand together, and we … Continue reading

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The thoughts and prayers of the world are with France

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Paris restaurant owner denies anti-gay rant but admits Chick-fil-A promotion

A tipster over in Paris (Texas, that is) alerted us to this Topix.com thread which accuses a restaurant owner in the East Texas town of making “anti-gay hate speech publicly.” The thread provides few concrete details of the allegation, but … Continue reading

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1st of 3 suspects in brutal anti-gay hate crime in Reno, Texas, sentenced to 8 years in prison

One of three suspects in a brutal anti-gay hate crime in East Texas in October.

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Gay man stabbed with broken beer bottle, thrown onto fire in apparent hate crime in Reno, TX

UPDATE: Three suspects have been arrested in connection with this crime. Read more here. A 26-year-old gay man says he was the victim of a brutal hate crime early Sunday in Reno, Texas — a small town just east of … Continue reading

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President Obama appoints 1st male, 1st openly gay White House social secretary

Jeremy Bernard (Photo by Karen Ocamb) Jeremy Bernard, a native Texan formerly on staff at the U.S. Embassy in Paris, today became the first male AND the first openly gay person to serve as social secretary in the White House,according … Continue reading

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Paris Hilton in Vegas Coke Bust

Paris Hilton was arrested for cocaine possession Friday night in Las Vegas, her third drug-related incident this summer. Advocate.com: Daily News

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Gay Texan may be last villain on 'Law & Order'

Ash Christian It was a bit stunning earlier this month when NBC announced unceremoniously it was canceling “Law & Order” after an amazing, record-tying 20 seasons as the longest-running primetime drama series, along with “Gunsmoke.” Well, the final guy to … Continue reading

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