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Football jocks don drag, bare their buns [photos]

Their regular season over but their desire for performance not yet quenched, gay football jocks let their hair down and their pants, too, for a raucous drag show and hot buns contest on Saturday.    READ MORE »

Queens with bats swing big for charity [photos]

Campy drag queens mixed with gay jocks on Saturday–sometimes it was tough to tell them apart–to swing their bats for charity and raise thousands in Piedmont Park.    READ MORE »

Premiere Party a vision in white [photos]

Hundreds of gay supporters wearing white poured into Mason Murer Fine Art on Saturday for the open bar, silent auction and DJ Vicki Powell at CHRIS Kids’ annual Premiere Party fundraiser.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  q shots

My Sister’s Room throws it down [photos]

It’s never, ever just another Saturday night at East Atlanta’s lesbian bar. With special guests and events every week, these ladies know how to party. Here’s a heads up on how to throw down.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

Gay jocks ready for playoffs, pageant [photos]

Atlanta’s gay football jocks closed out their regular season on Saturday, which means a three-week sprint to crown its season champion. And a pageant. These are gay jocks, after all.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  news

Andy Cohen drops some dish in Atlanta [video]

Always smiling gay Bravo exec Andy Cohen hit Atlanta on Wednesday to eat at Chick-fil-A. Yes, there. And dish about gay marrying Anderson Cooper, gay haters and “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.”    READ MORE »

Drew G. delivers Dirty Pop to Jungle [photos]

Los Angeles-based DJ Drew G. Montalvo brought his heads phones, his abs–there are lots of those–and his whole bag of mashups for Dirty Pop on Saturday at Jungle.    READ MORE »

Bounty of Big Wigs at chorus fundraiser [photos]

From gritty to glamorous, the wigs were in abundance on Saturday as the Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus took its popular Big Wig fundraiser and unleashed it on unsuspecting patrons at Atlantic Station.    READ MORE »

Stars of Century does Jungle turnabout [photos]

Stars of the Century turned its popular drag show on its head Monday at Jungle, putting behind-the-scenes organizers out front for their turnabout show.    READ MORE »

Bearracuda’s hairy beats fill Heretic [photos]

A long Saturday night with a dance floor packed full of beefy men listening to the chunky beats of Aussie DJ Paul Goodyear. It’s Bearracuda at the Heretic.    READ MORE »

Joining Hearts guys grab their hoses [photos]

The boys of Joining Hearts grabbed their hoses and got soaking wet on Saturday, but all of the suds, studs and sex appeal was for a good cause: The non-profit’s charity car wash.    READ MORE »

DJ Jay McCracken takes over for a night [photos]

Lust object DJ Jay McCracken missed Atlanta so much that he returned from his new home of Los Angeles on Friday to host Take Over and get his DJ on again.    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  q shots

Heretic hits summer with sudsy benefit [photos]

Heretic blasted off into summer on Sunday with some hunks in swimsuits, drag queens in a sudsy pit, a foam party, gay jocks and lots of music. Summer kickoff indeed.    READ MORE »

MondoHomo celebrates its queer variety [photos]

MondoHomo continued its onslaught of alternaqueer deliciousness on Saturday with a day of events that proved as eclectic as the four-day festival: workshops, a variety show and musical acts.    READ MORE »

Big Peach’s gay jocks bare their briefs [photos]

It’s a holiday weekend. At night. You’re out of town. What’s a gay jock in Hotlanta Softball’s Big Peach tournament to do? Dress up in drag or strip to his briefs for a raucous registration party.    READ MORE »

Atlanta’s gay vets mark Memorial Day [photos]

Gay veterans hit on the true meaning of Memorial Day on Monday with a touching commemoration in Piedmont Park. No swimsuits, kegs and shots. Think flags, a wreath and the playing of “Taps.”    READ MORE »

Atlanta  |  sports

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 »