Five gay Atlanta must-reads of the week

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If you couldn’t keep track of local LGBT culture, news and events this week, these are the posts you don’t want to miss. Catch up now with our most popular content of the last seven days.

Gay Atlanta man launches bid for City Council

A politics and sports junkie who wants to help Atlanta live up to its “full potential” is gearing up to run against a three-term incumbent to try and join Alex Wan as the only other openly gay person on the Atlanta City Council. Read his plan for District 5.

Here’s why your gay penis doesn’t measure up

“How many inches make me a man?” With that question, a workshop about dick size gets started. Talking about penis in a roomful of mostly gay men sounds like fun. The reality is that it’s uncomfortable. Especially early on a Sunday morning. Here’s what came up during Creating Change.

Gays go ginger with Red Meat Party [photos]

We love our sexy gingers. It is known. So it’s little surprise that ginger-licious DJ Diablo Rojo presided over a packed redhead guys appreciation night at Mary’s on Friday during the Red Meat Party. Admire the ginger, and view pics from The Gentleman’s Ball, Heretic’s Bearracuda party, and all of our latest photo galleries.

Atlanta police raid gay-owned art gallery

Fraud investigators with Atlanta police on Tuesday raided the gay-owned Bill Lowe Gallery, an upscale venue that often hosts charity events for LGBT non-profits. Artists charge they’ve been ripped off, and popular gallery owner Bill Lowe begs to differ.

Michael Lucas from gay porn to Jewish Film Fest

A documentary by gay adult film guru Michael Lucas is a highlight of the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, opening Wednesday and including gay-themed titles across town over three weeks. Preview why Lucas says the gay lineup reveals the unexpected.

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‘Simple style’ turns Atlanta library into a fab gay home

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...