Tag Archives: Gay Life

‘A tapdancing freak without qualifications’

Straight brethren, it’s true: gay dating and hookup sites still host plenty of ads from guys looking for, I quote OKCupid, “no femmey dudes” and “Macho preferred plz.” Discussing his upbringing during a Guardian interview, Russell Tovey, the lunkish boring … Continue reading

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LGBT: Making common cause with others for equality

I missed this column when it appeared a few days ago. Jonathan Capehart: The LGBT community must do a better job of making common cause with others seeking equality and freedom from discrimination. Where is the community on immigration? On … Continue reading

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The Ron ‘n’ Rock Show

Buzzfeed’s well-sourced account of how the Reagan administration rejected a dying Rock Hudson’s request for a transfer to a military hospital in France hoping to get better treatment is better as a record, complete with documents from the Reagan Library … Continue reading

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‘I’m gay, he’s black, and he’s older than you’

He was seen in a flash in Selma, recognizable to those who knew by the hornrims and shock of erect salt and pepper. hair. The career of Bayard Rustin was like that: the indispensable man who receded when it was … Continue reading

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Salvation is here

The hour of our doom has approached, and John Roberts will toll the bell: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether all 50 states must allow gay and lesbian couples to marry, positioning it to resolve one of … Continue reading

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The state with the gayest name ctd

It wasn’t that long ago, folks, when this twaddle about special rights and protecting children from deviant, fanged teachers. Congratulations to the friends who got or will get hitched this week.

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Florida: the state with the gayest name

So surreal that I can’t believe it. I had to reread the story: On the first day of the New Year, a federal judge issued a landmark ruling that finally cleared the way for same-sex marriage in every county in … Continue reading

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