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Bruce Jenner – a new Champion

Bruce Jenner – a new Champion

Olympic gold medalist and reality TV star Bruce Jenner said on Friday that he identifies as a woman, and as transgender is transitioning to female. Jenner, known to all as one of the best Olympic champions, can now add champion to transgender males and females as his much anticipated interview answered many questions and set […]

China Sees LGBT Community As Big Business

China Sees LGBT Community As Big Business

China’s latest “it” girl was once hailed as a model son. And reflecting changing attitudes toward members of the LGBT community, Beijing appears at pains to stress it has no problem with a transgender star. The “It” Girl, is a nickname given American silent film star Clara Bow, after the 1927 film It. The title […]

When Indianapolis Was A “Friend Of Dorothy”

When Indianapolis Was A “Friend Of Dorothy”

INDIANAPOLIS —The term friend of Dorothy, dates back to at least World War II, when same sex acts were illegal in the United States. Stating that, or asking if, someone was a “friend of Dorothy” was a euphemism used for discussing sexual orientation without others knowing its meaning. A similar term “friend of Mrs. King” […]

California Attorney General Rejects Anti-Gay Initiative

California Attorney General Rejects Anti-Gay Initiative

Gather your rage, your indignant condemnation and your check book, readers as California Attorney General Kamala Harris on Wednesday took the unprecedented step of requesting a state court’s permission to reject a proposed ballot initiative that would make gay sex punishable by death. Harris called the measure “utterly reprehensible.” The move comes as California’s ballot initiative process […]

Steve Grand And His New Album Are “Out.”

Steve Grand And His New Album Are “Out.”

Steve Grand lives up to his name. He became an overnight internet celebrity and was acclaimed by some to be the first openly gay male country musician to attract mainstream attention in the United States. The word openly gay does not apply to Ty Herndon who we all knew (wink wink) and several others I […]

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