Monday: 16 gay things to do today

image Atlanta Lesbian Health Initiative hosts a Happy Hour @ Wahoo. 6 p.m.
YouthPride offers its Empowered Forum and Trans & Friends. 6:30 p.m.
Join dance class with Hotlanta Squares @ First MCC. 7 p.m.
The drag romp "To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar" (photo) screens during Movie Mondays @ Joe's on Juniper. 8 p.m.
Bubba D. Licious headlines Dragamaki @ Nickiemoto's. 8:30 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Monday: Zac Efron bares his abs

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Sunday: 18 gay things to do today

image Enjoy the Massage Fundraiser for Atlanta Lesbian Health Initiative in Pine Lake.
Take your pooch to the Blessing of the Animals @ UUCA. 10 a.m.
Enjoy rooftop views of downtown Atlanta during AIDS Walk Atlanta Team Fundraiser @ 11 Stories. 1 p.m.
DJ Tye West (photo) spins at Papi's New Brunch @ Las Margaritas (11 a.m.), while DJ. Jay McCracken spins for Einstein's Cocktail Hour. 3 p.m.
"Grey Gardens' Opening Night Gala @ Actor's Express. 5 p.m.
Summer Blockbuster Concert with Atlanta Freedom Band @ St. Paul UMC. 6 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Saturday: 22 gay things to do today

image Richard Berkowitz (photo) is the subject of the documentary "Sex Positive," which is screening as part of a fundraiser @ Rialto. 7 p.m. (Read more about the event.)
Celebrate Allen Thornell's Life @ Mary's. 7:30 p.m.
Watch the Mr. Southeast Rubber Contest @ Eagle. 8 p.m.
DJ Don Bishop spins at Flash Back 2 Atlanta @ Jungle. 10 p.m.
Princess Charles & Sophisticated Ladies perform @ Nonna Mia. 10:30 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

‘Fabulous Flight’ adds to Cotillion final push

The eight debutantes of the Atlanta Cotillion worked one of their last fundraisers of the season on Thursday at Steel Restaurant & Lounge in Midtown.    READ MORE »

Building your way to muscular balance

image Contributing blogger Troy Meyers is a certified personal trainer and sports conditioner with more than 10 years of experience. He owns Atlanta-based JockBoyLocker.com and contributes to the site’s Lockerroom Blog.

If an imbalance exists between agonist-antagonist muscle groups, joint instability, muscular dysfunction, muscle weakness and increased risk of musculoskeletal pain and injury may result.

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Friday: 14 gay things to do today

image The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts its Community Awards Dinner @ Georgia Aquarium. 5:30 p.m.
Guerilla Queer Bar Atlanta has its monthly bar invasion @ Pool Hall. 9 p.m.
Enjoy Happy Hour and then Tomboy Magazine's Atlanta Launch Party @ Bellissima. 6, 9 p.m.
Work it during the Best Butt Contest @ Mary's. 10 p.m.
The First Annual Hotlanta Rubber Event (photo) continues @ Eagle. 10 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Friday: Trevor Donovan wants you to watch

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Film screening part of ‘Sex Positive’ Saturday

Just a few days after HIV advocates gathered in Atlanta to discuss the future of the disease, the story of Richard Berkowitz (photo) will hearken back the early days of the plaque killing gay men.    READ MORE »

Two Atlanta candidates get Victory Fund nod

imageTwo gay candidates in metro Atlanta picked up endorsements from the Washington, D.C.-based Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund on Thursday.

Simone Bell (photo), a lesbian seeking the District 58 post in the state House, and Eric Morrow, a gay man running for the East Point City Council, were among eight new endorsements issued by the group. Bell and Morrow join three other gay candidates in metro Atlanta that also have the nod from the Victory Fund.

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Tickets available for chamber awards dinner

There's still time to buy tickets to the Community Awards Dinner on Friday. The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce gala honors AIDS activist Jesse Peel (photo) and other local LGBT leaders.    READ MORE »

Kevin Hudson drops out of East Point race

imageWhat's said in May can easily be retracted in August. That's the lesson Kevin Hudson offers this week.

The gay East Point resident dropped out of the race for the Ward A At-Large post on the council after saying in May he would run. Hudson was appointed to the council in May 2007 when the incumbent, Gregory Fann Sr., was suspended during an investigation over his use of city resources. Hudson served about two years and became the council's second openly gay member, joining Lance Rhodes.

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Thursday: 18 gay things to do today

image Atlanta Cotillion (photo) hosts "A Fabulous Flight for a Cause" @ Steel. 7 p.m.
For the Kid in All of Us holds a Patron Party @ Tin Lizzy's Cantina. 7 p.m.
Blogger turned author Marianne Kirby discusses her new book @ Charis. 7:30 p.m.
YouthPride hosts an evening of Drag Bingo @ Cowtippers. 8 p.m.
The eccentric characters of the Tony award-winning musical "Grey Gardens" open a five-week run @ Actor's Express. 8 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Thursday: Naughty students, wicked prefects

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Mary Squires loves her marys

imageHey, girl. Mary Squires kicks off her campaign for state insurance commish on Thursday and her letter to supporters knows a thing or two about targeting.

Sure, she's a progressive candidate with equally progressive views on LGBT issues. (She was one of only 14 state senators in 2004 to vote against a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage; she's also been courting gay votes this election cycle.)

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

DeKalb: Bullying not key in boy’s suicide

First it was "gay means happy." Now it's "serious domestic violence." Those are some of the results of the DeKalb school system investigation into the April death of 11-year-old Jaheem Herrera.    READ MORE »

Subtle body language can break your love life

imageContributing blogger Mike Alvear is an Atlanta-based columnist, author and TV personality who rants on sex, dating and pop culture while living at the corner of urge and merge. Find more from him at his blog.

Frowning and crossing your arms is the equivalent of throwing Kryptonite at the Superman you’re hawkin’ on, but what about barely noticeable body language?

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: 14 gay things to do today

image Minted Selectives talks social media during its LGBT mixer @ Paris Decatur. 7:30 p.m.
Lenny Mazliah (photo) hosts his art opening @ Outwrite. 7:30 p.m.
Try your hand with trivia @ Woofs. 8 p.m.
Fantasy Girls take over @ Jungle. 9 p.m.
Who's Who ATL hosts its gay night @ Primal. 10 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: Nick Youngquest’s teeny bikini

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AIDS czar: Atlanta HIV efforts lack ‘urgency’

Jeffrey Crowley, the White House AIDS czar, is one gay man who doesn't mince words. In Atlanta today for the National HIV Prevention Conference, Crowley also met with officials of local AIDS non-profits. He offered this impression to a reporter with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:    READ MORE »

 
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Monday: 16 gay things to do today

image Atlanta Lesbian Health Initiative hosts a Happy Hour @ Wahoo. 6 p.m.
YouthPride offers its Empowered Forum and Trans & Friends. 6:30 p.m.
Join dance class with Hotlanta Squares @ First MCC. 7 p.m.
The drag romp "To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar" (photo) screens during Movie Mondays @ Joe's on Juniper. 8 p.m.
Bubba D. Licious headlines Dragamaki @ Nickiemoto's. 8:30 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Monday: Zac Efron bares his abs

image    READ MORE »

Sunday: 18 gay things to do today

image Enjoy the Massage Fundraiser for Atlanta Lesbian Health Initiative in Pine Lake.
Take your pooch to the Blessing of the Animals @ UUCA. 10 a.m.
Enjoy rooftop views of downtown Atlanta during AIDS Walk Atlanta Team Fundraiser @ 11 Stories. 1 p.m.
DJ Tye West (photo) spins at Papi's New Brunch @ Las Margaritas (11 a.m.), while DJ. Jay McCracken spins for Einstein's Cocktail Hour. 3 p.m.
"Grey Gardens' Opening Night Gala @ Actor's Express. 5 p.m.
Summer Blockbuster Concert with Atlanta Freedom Band @ St. Paul UMC. 6 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Saturday: 22 gay things to do today

image Richard Berkowitz (photo) is the subject of the documentary "Sex Positive," which is screening as part of a fundraiser @ Rialto. 7 p.m. (Read more about the event.)
Celebrate Allen Thornell's Life @ Mary's. 7:30 p.m.
Watch the Mr. Southeast Rubber Contest @ Eagle. 8 p.m.
DJ Don Bishop spins at Flash Back 2 Atlanta @ Jungle. 10 p.m.
Princess Charles & Sophisticated Ladies perform @ Nonna Mia. 10:30 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

‘Fabulous Flight’ adds to Cotillion final push

The eight debutantes of the Atlanta Cotillion worked one of their last fundraisers of the season on Thursday at Steel Restaurant & Lounge in Midtown.    READ MORE »

Building your way to muscular balance

image Contributing blogger Troy Meyers is a certified personal trainer and sports conditioner with more than 10 years of experience. He owns Atlanta-based JockBoyLocker.com and contributes to the site’s Lockerroom Blog.

If an imbalance exists between agonist-antagonist muscle groups, joint instability, muscular dysfunction, muscle weakness and increased risk of musculoskeletal pain and injury may result.

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Friday: 14 gay things to do today

image The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts its Community Awards Dinner @ Georgia Aquarium. 5:30 p.m.
Guerilla Queer Bar Atlanta has its monthly bar invasion @ Pool Hall. 9 p.m.
Enjoy Happy Hour and then Tomboy Magazine's Atlanta Launch Party @ Bellissima. 6, 9 p.m.
Work it during the Best Butt Contest @ Mary's. 10 p.m.
The First Annual Hotlanta Rubber Event (photo) continues @ Eagle. 10 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Friday: Trevor Donovan wants you to watch

image    READ MORE »

Film screening part of ‘Sex Positive’ Saturday

Just a few days after HIV advocates gathered in Atlanta to discuss the future of the disease, the story of Richard Berkowitz (photo) will hearken back the early days of the plaque killing gay men.    READ MORE »

Two Atlanta candidates get Victory Fund nod

imageTwo gay candidates in metro Atlanta picked up endorsements from the Washington, D.C.-based Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund on Thursday.

Simone Bell (photo), a lesbian seeking the District 58 post in the state House, and Eric Morrow, a gay man running for the East Point City Council, were among eight new endorsements issued by the group. Bell and Morrow join three other gay candidates in metro Atlanta that also have the nod from the Victory Fund.

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Tickets available for chamber awards dinner

There's still time to buy tickets to the Community Awards Dinner on Friday. The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce gala honors AIDS activist Jesse Peel (photo) and other local LGBT leaders.    READ MORE »

Kevin Hudson drops out of East Point race

imageWhat's said in May can easily be retracted in August. That's the lesson Kevin Hudson offers this week.

The gay East Point resident dropped out of the race for the Ward A At-Large post on the council after saying in May he would run. Hudson was appointed to the council in May 2007 when the incumbent, Gregory Fann Sr., was suspended during an investigation over his use of city resources. Hudson served about two years and became the council's second openly gay member, joining Lance Rhodes.

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Thursday: 18 gay things to do today

image Atlanta Cotillion (photo) hosts "A Fabulous Flight for a Cause" @ Steel. 7 p.m.
For the Kid in All of Us holds a Patron Party @ Tin Lizzy's Cantina. 7 p.m.
Blogger turned author Marianne Kirby discusses her new book @ Charis. 7:30 p.m.
YouthPride hosts an evening of Drag Bingo @ Cowtippers. 8 p.m.
The eccentric characters of the Tony award-winning musical "Grey Gardens" open a five-week run @ Actor's Express. 8 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Thursday: Naughty students, wicked prefects

image    READ MORE »

Mary Squires loves her marys

imageHey, girl. Mary Squires kicks off her campaign for state insurance commish on Thursday and her letter to supporters knows a thing or two about targeting.

Sure, she's a progressive candidate with equally progressive views on LGBT issues. (She was one of only 14 state senators in 2004 to vote against a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage; she's also been courting gay votes this election cycle.)

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

DeKalb: Bullying not key in boy’s suicide

First it was "gay means happy." Now it's "serious domestic violence." Those are some of the results of the DeKalb school system investigation into the April death of 11-year-old Jaheem Herrera.    READ MORE »

Subtle body language can break your love life

imageContributing blogger Mike Alvear is an Atlanta-based columnist, author and TV personality who rants on sex, dating and pop culture while living at the corner of urge and merge. Find more from him at his blog.

Frowning and crossing your arms is the equivalent of throwing Kryptonite at the Superman you’re hawkin’ on, but what about barely noticeable body language?

More after the jump.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: 14 gay things to do today

image Minted Selectives talks social media during its LGBT mixer @ Paris Decatur. 7:30 p.m.
Lenny Mazliah (photo) hosts his art opening @ Outwrite. 7:30 p.m.
Try your hand with trivia @ Woofs. 8 p.m.
Fantasy Girls take over @ Jungle. 9 p.m.
Who's Who ATL hosts its gay night @ Primal. 10 p.m.

View the full list of gay things to do today on Project Q Atlanta's interactive community calendar. You can also submit your events.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: Nick Youngquest’s teeny bikini

image    READ MORE »

AIDS czar: Atlanta HIV efforts lack ‘urgency’

Jeffrey Crowley, the White House AIDS czar, is one gay man who doesn't mince words. In Atlanta today for the National HIV Prevention Conference, Crowley also met with officials of local AIDS non-profits. He offered this impression to a reporter with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:    READ MORE »

 
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