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Gay softball jocks do the Big Peach [photos]

Gay jocks from across the southeast spent their Memorial Day holigay doing what they do best: Playing softball (and drinking beer) during Hotlanta Softball’s Big Peach tournament.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Big Peach ready to play (gay) ball [photos]

What happens before hundreds of gay jocks converge on Atlanta to play softball over the Memorial Day holiday? Bag stuffing. Lots of it. And it happened at a furious pace on Thursday at Woof’s.    READ MORE »

MondoHomo opens queer-stravaganza [photos]

The MondoPosse unleashed its alternaqueerness on Thursday at the Arts Exchange with a little bit of queer justice, queer arts and queer music. Queer!    READ MORE »

‘Fantasy Girls’ storms the Jungle stage [photos]

The Jungle stage on Wednesday had the feel of a “RuPaul’s Drag Race” reunion. Phoenix. Nicole Paige Brooks. Morgan McMichaels. All that and more for the premiere of “Fantasy Girls.”    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Jocks in frocks raise bucks at Ms. HSL [photos]

It wasn’t just another Friday night at Jungle. Hotlanta Softball League once again put its burly men in drag to strut their stuff and help fund teams competing in the Gay Softball World Series.    READ MORE »

Brett Henrichsen’s beats hit Heretic [photos]

DJ Brett Henrichsen brought his beats to the Heretic on Saturday, making the gay boys dance until their shirts came off for his debut performance at the Atlanta gay club.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

HSL’s Titans bust out beers and queers [photos]

When it comes to Hotlanta Softball League’s Sunday beer busts–and we’ve been to more than a few–nobody does it better than the Atlanta Titans, who packed the patio at Joe’s on Sunday.    READ MORE »

AV200 pedals to record amount for HIV [photos]

More than 200 riders helped push the 10th anniversary of the AIDS Vaccine 200 past its record-setting fundraising as the ride unfolded over the weekend.    READ MORE »

For The Kid brews up beer bust [photos]

The gays that bring us Backpack in the Park and Toy Party kicked off and poured on their 10th fundraising year for Georgia’s children in need with a beer bust on Saturday at Joe’s.    READ MORE »

Joining Hearts splashes into 25th year [photos]

It was a gay game of shirts and skins – mostly skins – at the latest Joining Hearts party on Sunday. Atlanta’s biggest gay pool party isn’t until July, but the fun fundraisers are already a go.    READ MORE »

PALS sashays Doggies on the Catwalk [photos]

For the fifth year, Pets Are Loving Support benefited from a whole litter of pups dressed to the nines strutting down the runway on Friday at Room & Board with local celebs and models in the latest fashions.    READ MORE »

Big gay games played for a cause [photos]

The Big Gay Game Show continued its romp through retro TV game shows, infusing bawdy humor, plenty of Jell-O shots and loads of fun into a fundraiser to help homeless LGBT youth.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  politics

Ken Britt rallies the gays for House race [photos]

Seasoned gay political strategist Ken Britt–a force behind the wining campaigns of local gay elected officials–made it official on Wednesday: This time, he’s running for office.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Flag football continues gridiron fun [photos]

So much for a weekend off. The gay jocks of the National Flag Football League of Atlanta made up some rained out games on Saturday as their spring season continues at Candler Park.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  q shots

Wet Demons bust some beers at Joe’s [photos]

The on-the-field struggles of the Wet Demons are soon forgotten when the squad knocks back some beers and shots, turns up the music and hosts its annual (and popular) beer bust.    READ MORE »

Yee haw! Cotillion kicks off 11th season [photos]

The Atlanta Cotillion donned cowboy hats and boots to launch its 11th season on Saturday, even enlisting a reality show cowboy for a dash of authenticity.    READ MORE »

Jungle flashes back to Backstreet [photos]

The latest rendition of the Backstreet Reunion party series at Jungle welcomed back the gays gone by of the legendary club, its mainstay DJs and shows, and the return of Lily White.    READ MORE »

Bedlam’s not so quiet ‘Shhhhhh’ Party [photos]

The front door was locked, and the monthly Bedlam partiers had to park and enter from the rear. Not that they minded. Thursday’s Bedlam party was kinda hush-hush. Until you got inside.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  q shots

No lame Ducks at softball beer bust [photos]

Hotlanta Softball’s Rubber Ducks quacked their way through the gay league’s Extra Innings Beer Bust on Sunday, offering bottomless beer, Jell-O shots and a raffle along the way.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: Barry vd Zeeuw oozes sex appeal

Contemplative and withdrawn but still oozing sex, Barry vd Zeeuw also offers something too infrequently seen on models: A tuft of facial hair that adds to his appeal.    READ MORE »