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Grady, Emory hospitals among best for the gays

Just seven hospitals in Georgia – including Grady and Emory – notched perfect scores for caring for LGBT patients, their families and staff in a new report from HRC.    READ MORE »

Get ready to rally for marriage, gay Atlanta

Attorney General Sam Olens, too busy writing that gay marriage isn't a "fundamental right" in Georgia, wouldn't meet with LGBT activists the last time they rallied. So they're trying again.    READ MORE »

Thousands help fight HIV at AIDS Walk Atlanta

Nearly 700 runners, hundreds more walkers, 1,200 volunteers and a gorgeous fall day helped make Sunday's 24th AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run a rousing success.    READ MORE »

Big Gay Ice Cream brings its sweet treats to ATL

If you’re craving a mouthful of a “Salty Pimp” or always want to lick a “Bea Arthur,” your dream comes true when NYC’s Big Gay Ice Cream truck makes an Atlanta stop on Monday and Tuesday.    READ MORE »

Parker: Subpoenas not bullying anti-HERO pastors

A frustrated Mayor Annise Parker announced Friday that attorneys working for the city narrowed subpoenas in the HERO lawsuit to help calm a feeding frenzy among conservative opponents of the measure who claimed the city was bullying pastors.    READ MORE »

21 reasons to hit the streets for AIDS Walk

Hundreds in gay Atlanta know that getting up for Sunday’s AIDS Walk will be the most rewarding thing they do all day. Hundreds more trying to ignore it are why we still need it. Here are 21 more.    READ MORE »

Best gay things to do in Houston this weekend

It's another well-earned weekend in gay Houston, and it’s time for you to collect your just reward. Get up, get out and get down to these LGBT shows, parties, bar nights and special events.    READ MORE »

GBI busts cop for sexting, soliciting gay sex

A police chief who is also a mayor in middle Georgia was arrested by the GBI on Wednesday for allegedly sexting and soliciting sex from young men.    READ MORE »

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

You might think gay Atlanta rests on its Pride laurels for one week. You’d be wrong. Get in on world premieres, comic legends, a million-dollar AIDS Walk, and more LGBT events, shows and parties.    READ MORE »

Sandra Bernhard hits Atlanta with barrels blazing

Comedian, actress, writer and entertainer Sandra Bernhard is coming, and when the longtime gay favorite and proud B in LGBT brings “Sandyland” to Atlanta, you’ll just have to deal with it.    READ MORE »

Pansies, angels counter anti-gay Pride protesters

A band of street preachers armed with a megaphone and anti-gay signs tried to shout down the Atlanta Pride parade on Sunday, but were met with pansies, angels and Lea DeLaria giving them the finger.    READ MORE »

Park people make Atlanta Pride go ‘round

Standing atop the big gay list of things to love about Atlanta Pride are two days in Piedmont Park and the sea of shining faces from all walks of LGBT life. Check out the smiles and styles.    READ MORE »

Pride people brunch their gay way to parade

On any given Sunday, a little early rain can’t scare away the gays from a good brunch. But this was Pride Parade Sunday, and nothing was going to deter HRC from its Atlanta Pride Brunch.    READ MORE »

Gay Houston couple booted from cab after kiss

A gay Houston couple who kissed on their cab ride from F Bar on Sunday says their cabbie told them they were going to hell and kicked them out several blocks from home.    READ MORE »

Sun sets on Pride, Starlight Cabaret stars shine

As the sun went down on another Atlanta Pride and visions of drag queens danced in their heads, the masses migrated toward the festival’s main stage for the annual Starlight Cabaret.    READ MORE »

Hecht slams Olens for defending marriage ban

Gay marriage supporting Democrat Greg Hecht came out swinging at his opponent, Attorney General Sam Olens, for stubbornly refusing to drop his defense of Georgia's gay marriage ban.    READ MORE »

Jungle dances shirtless into Pride weekend

It’s just not Atlanta Pride for some gays until they’ve dumped their shirts and taken to a thumping dance floor. Cut to the scene on Friday at Jungle, where scores of dancing queens did just that.    READ MORE »

MSR parties blow doors off Pride weekend

Consider the bar reset for how big Atlanta Pride can be for the lesbian contingent. East Atlanta’s women’s bar pulled out all the stops on guests, space and scope to redefine what Pride means.    READ MORE »

Atlanta Pride Kickoff swims with the fishes

Each year on Pride Friday, local LGBTs don their gay apparel and make Georgia Aquarium the biggest gay bar in town for a few hours. And so began the fish tale of Atlanta Pride on Friday.    READ MORE »

Erick Erickson blames ‘fat lesbians’ for Ebola

WSB troll and chief extremist at RedState Erick Erickson is back with another gay slur, this time blaming "fat lesbians" for snatching federal dollars from Ebola research.    READ MORE »