Tag Archives: Queer

Vulture.com: Before visiting Texas, read this book

Before visiting Texas, online portal Vulture.com suggests you read this influential by a native Texan. And it’s not by who you’d think Continue reading

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Former Redskins player calls Aikman ‘a queer’ during radio interview

Radio show hosts immediately challenged a former Redskins player Monday after he used an anti-gay slur to describe a one-time rival, the Washington Blade reported. Continue reading

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Queer Denton church launches book sharing members’ stories of healing

Members of the Church at Mable Peabody’s are launching a book written by more than 20 members about their experiences of being queer and having faith in God. Continue reading

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Houston Aeros’ Justin Fontaine suspended for anti-gay tweet

Houston’s American Hockey League team, the Aeros, has suspended player Justin Fontaine for two games after a homophobic tweet from the right winger. The suspension was handed down from the Aeros’ parent NHL team the Minnesota Wild, who issued a … Continue reading

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Prince Poppycock at F Bar

If you’re not an aficionado of America’s Got Talent you may be unfamiliar with Prince Poppycock. The bewigged and powdered creation of John Quale, Prince Poppycock rose to fame after being featured on AGT. One of the show’s Judges, Sharon … Continue reading

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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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“Confessions of a Mormon Boy” at Theater LaB

Steven Fales (ironically pronounced “fails”) was born Mormon, sixth generation in fact, what he calls “Mormon DNA.” As a good Mormon boy he grew up, became a missionary, went to Brigham Young University, got married and had kids. The only … Continue reading

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Houston one of 21 most “Lesbianish” cities according to Jezebel.com

Another day, another list of queer cities written by someone out of state who clearly doesn’t understand just how awesome Houston is. This one from Jezebel.com uses internet search results to determine the most “Lesbianish” cities in America. Two Texas … Continue reading

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Starbucks art auction to benefit homeless youth charity

There are times in life when the strangest ingredients can come together to make something wonderful: wasabi and chocolate, curry and cranberries, peanut butter and pickles… That’s the case with Montrose Grace Place, a charity serving homeless youth in the … Continue reading

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“Gen Silent” explores challenges facing the elderly LGBT community

There are almost 38 million LGBT Americans over the age of 65. This number is expected to double by 2030. Yet in a Fenway Institute study fifty percent of nursing home workers said that their co-workers are intolerant of LGBT … Continue reading

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