Five gay Atlanta must-reads of the week

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Keeping up with every twist and turn in the LGBT-ATL is harder if it’s not your fulltime job. It’s ours, and we have your back. Catch up on news, community, events and more in this week’s most popular posts.

Pand Atl arrested after anti-gay threat to club

Federal authorities arrested a man after he threatened to shoot up an Atlanta comedy club over a gay promotional video and when he was detained, the man, who prefers his racism and homophobia in a panda costume, was stocked with ammunition for three guns seized in his motel room. Here’s how crazy and scary it got, before it got even crazier.

City coming for your Cheshire Bridge porn

A push to redevelop Cheshire Bridge Road—the place where gay porn stars dine, gay boys strip and dance into the wee hours, older lesbians gather to reminisce and booty calls sometimes end badly—may scrub the corridor of its popular porn palaces, gloryholes and strip joints. Gay City Council member Alex Wan’s clean-up plan.

Your gay penis size matters for condom usage

The bigger the gay penis, the more it may impact condom usage. So it’s a good thing that Atlanta gay men have shrinking members. Not so good at being slutty won’t hurt, either. A study of about 500 gay men shows that packing more heat means trouble finding a condom that fits just right. Read the full post.

Hey GIRL! Jungle relaunches gay radio [photos]

Cutting edge music, DJ Corey David, and the whole shebang broadcast live brought out a crowd on Saturday as Jungle hosted the relaunch of Welcome back, GIRL. Check out great photos from the party, or see all of this week’s new photo galleries.

Why you don’t let the ex back inside the house

When the ex shows up to retrieve their stuff, ask yourself this question: Should I let my former partner back into the house? The safe guess is no and definitely not the bathroom. Just ask this gay couple in southwest Atlanta who learned the hard way.

Sister Louisa licensed for glory, needs iPhone

CNN gay Don Lemon goes on gun control rant

Gay Atlanta journalist grabs a wig for TV

Always among the most popular of the week, check in with our latest community photo galleries, check out hot guys in the Morning Fix and check up on the week’s top national news in our weekday Afternoon Headline Rambles.


Project Q Atlanta goes on hiatus after 14 years

On Sept. 1, 2008, Project Q Atlanta promised a hyper-local “queer media diet” for Atlanta. The site set out to bring LGBTQ news, in-depth...

Photos catch Purple Dress Run invading Midtown

After three years of pandemic-inflicted limitations, Atlanta’s gay rugby squad let loose on one of its most popular events. The Atlanta Bucks Purple Dress...

Ooo Bearracuda: Photos from Bear Pride’s Main Event

The seventh annual Atlanta Bear Pride hit the ground running on Friday with packed houses at Woofs, Heretic and Future. Turned out, they hadn’t...

Atlanta Bear Pride set to go hard and long all weekend

That low, growing growl you hear is a nation of gay bears headed for Atlanta Bear Pride this weekend. By the time they arrive,...

PHOTOS: Armorettes bring back Easter Drag Race magic

Gay Atlanta’s queens of do-good drag brought the sunshine to a cloudy afternoon on Saturday when Heretic hosted the triumphant return of Armorettes Easter...