Five gay Atlanta must-reads of the week

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The LGBT ATL always has something happening. This week, Hollywood hunk sitings, undercover Cheshire Bridge gloryholes, haters, porn stars and community events sent our local meters to red alert on DefCon Gay.

Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal tease ATL’s gays

Hugh Jackman—and his wife—are a little sensitive about those pesky gay rumors. So you’ll have to excuse the hairy hunk for sneaking in his workouts at an out-of-the-way Atlanta gym. And oh the abs. Jake Gyllenhaal is working it in Midtown. Here’s what they were doing when gays took notice.

An inside look at Cheshire Bridge’s gloryholes

The porn viewing booths that help make Cheshire Bridge Road gay Atlanta’s favorite place to get drunk and seedy are under an attack by an effort by Atlanta’s gay City Council member to push out the strip’s sex businesses. What’s all the fuss? Here’s a undercover guide to the gloryholes and what happens inside.

How kids grow up to be anti-gay haters

Ever wonder if anti-gay haters, the kind that throw around “gay” as an insult, arrive at that hateful place as a result of nature or nurturing? These two Atlanta moms prove that teaching kids to hate starts early. Watch the crazy unfold.

Porn gay Charlie Harding’s stinky shoe dilemma

You can learn a lot from a porn star, so we checked in with queer Atlanta guy Charlie Harding who likes to eat off camera almost as much as he likes to do his sexy stuff and drop his jock in front of one. Here are a few a few dirty details we learned.

Gay jocks party for Beyoncé Super Bowl [photos]

Gay jocks gathered on Sunday for a Beyoncé concert bookended by a football game, watching the diva in an upscale Midtown space while pitching their upcoming flag football season. Click through our pics, peep Carioca with DJ Paulo photos from Jungle, or view all of our new galleries.

Saxby Chambliss signs brief backing DOMA

3 best tips you need to know about gay sex

Atlanta doctor sentenced for gay prison sex

Gay A-listers rehab, expand their Atlanta empires

Complaint mount against Bill Lowe Gallery

Atlanta pastor spews hate about Boy Scouts

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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...