At its annual fundraising fandango, the Atlanta chapter of the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation celebrated some local and national media heroes in its ongoing role as watchdog for LGBT media representations.
On the long special-guest list were bigger names like actors Fran Drescher, Wilson Cruz, Kat Graham and Ian Somerhalder, CBS anchor Itay Hod, as well as local mainstream media gay touchstones like Melissa Carter and Brandon Rudat.
A slew of fun guests (top photo) from fancied up gay men and lesbians to even fancier drag personalities enjoyed artwork and entertainment by aerialists, the Armorettes, plus calendar boys representing photographer and stylist Richie Arpino’s latest, “Blue Gene Boys.”
It was a new day and happy customers as Woofs returned to debut its new location with a soft reopening on Saturday. READ MORE »
The weather was hot and so were the looks at Mary’s as the East Atlanta gay bar brought back their Summer Thang Swimsuit Contest. READ MORE »
The Sandy Springs City Council did what the state couldn't do and unanimously adopted its own LGBTQ-inclusive hate crimes ordinance on Tuesday. READ MORE »
As a newly out nonbinary queer person, it’s harder moving about in this new world than I anticipated, similar but different to standing firm in my bisexuality. READ MORE »
This week’s Q offers so many hits from so many corners of the LGBTQ village that your head will spin from the variety, but in only the very best ways. READ MORE »