Five gay Atlanta must-reads of the week

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If you need to play catch-up after a long week, now’s the time. Slow your roll, settle in and don’t miss a moment of the local LGBT news and community buzz everyone’s been talking about.

Missing Henry County lesbian found dead

A 40-year-old lesbian from Henry County who’s been missing for nearly three weeks was found dead on Tuesday, just days after her girlfriend launched a social media campaign to try and find her. Read the heartbreaking tale. Police still won’t say how she died as community outpouring overflows.

Toy Party kicks off Atlanta’s holi-gays [photos]

There doesn’t have to be a nip in the air. Jingle bells don’t need to ring. Carols don’t have to be cranked. All it takes to say that gay Atlanta’s holiday season has begun is Toy Party. So as of Sunday, it’s on. View the full album, or check out all of our photo galleries.

Blake’s late-night neighbors push to open

The race to stuff your gay face full of tasty food, get you drunk on tasty wine and give Blake’s a run for its late-night money continues at the corner of 10th and Piedmont. Which new restaurant will open its doors first? Read the scoop and lay your bets.

Atlanta gay men not so good at being slutty

Atlanta gay men and their shrinking penises are kinky size queens, sometimes they are butch and often they are looking for a sugar daddy. But they are not as slutty as you might think. Really. A new survey says so. See where Atlanta ranks among 10 cities.

Gay gym etiquette: How not to be an ass

The gay gym is a serious place. There’s cruising to be done, friends to catch up with and dates to be scored. Occasionally there is also working out. But always, always there is etiquette to be followed. So pack in the pudge, quiet down and follow nine ways to not to be a douche.

ATL City Council, not mayor, backs gay marriage

Atlanta may get more anti-gay fast food

Emory students huff, puff at campus Chick-fil-A

South improves, but still sucks, on gay marriage.

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