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Oh, The Humanity

Last night Eddie and I tried to attend the blowing up of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons on the Upper West Side, something we’ve never done. What I’d naively presumed would be a casual stroll down Central Park West amidst bustling parade workers turned out to be a gigantic clusterfuck, as the mild weather (60 and clear) brought out …

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November 24: Santa Saturday

In you are in the metro NYC or Philadelphia areas this Saturday, please consider attending the 34th Annual Santa Saturday in the popular queer arts enclave of New Hope, Pennsylvania. Hosted by the Bucks MC at the Raven Resort, join over 1000 festive folks from the bear, leather and drag communities (and a few from all three) and help raise …

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HRC Plays Grinch To Wal-Mart

I can’t imagine that many of you were going to in the first place, but the HRC has issued an alert requesting that teh gays not patronize Wal-Mart this holiday season. The Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest gay rights group, is giving Wal-Mart (WMT) a red “do not buy” rating in its new consumer guide, bestowing a lump of …

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The Sick Fascination Of The Right

You’ll have to embiggen to read it, but the list of the top ten most viewed pages on Conservapedia is sickly fascinating. Uh, “gay bowel syndrome”? Wasn’t that term rightfully drummed out of the medical lexicon ages ago?.

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Gate Double-D

All that beer and all that testosterone in one place have created a bizarre halftime ritual at New York Jets home games. At halftime of the Jets’ home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, several hundred men lined one of Giants Stadium’s two pedestrian ramps at Gate D. Three deep in some areas, they whistled and jumped up and …

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Poofter Rolls On

Pam Spaulding reports that the Virginia DMV has relented and will allow one-time Larry Craig trick David Phillips to keep his “POOFTER” vanity plate. Phillips: “This morning the Virginia DMV notified me by phone that I can keep my POOFTER plates. This after I returned directly to the head of the DMV the generic plates supplied with their hate letter, …

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How To Thwart Dubya

Here’s how the Dems are preventing Bush II from appointing Dr. James Holsinger as Surgeon General during the congressional holiday recess: Three senators have been tapped to remain in Washington: Sens. Jim Webb (D-Va.), Byron Dorgan (D-ND), and Jack Reed (D-RI). Twice a week they will go into the chamber. The gavel will be banged down, and the Senate declared …

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Morning View – Huxtable House

The Huxtable family of The Cosby Show supposedly lived in Brooklyn, but the house used for the exterior shots is actually in the West Village at 10 Leroy Street, between Hudson and Seventh Avenue. In warmer weather you can hardly see the first floor of the house for all the vines.

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Good Work Wednesday

Chicago: Thursday, Nov. 29, the Chicago AIDS Foundation holds its annual World Of Chocolate fundraiser in commemoration of World AIDS Day. At this festive event, guests will sample scrumptious chocolate creations from many of Chicagoland’s finest restaurants, caterers and chocolatiers.The vendors creating the delicacies will compete for top honors in several categories as judged by local celebrities. Other components of …

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