Taking Back The Pride March

Lady Bunny once said: "I'm from New York City, where the Pride parade is often viewed as a marketing opportunity for Red Bull and Sprint, who hire straight bodybuilders to dance on their floats. The organizers, Heritage of Pride, have now copyrighted "NYC Pride" and every configuration of it and are suing local promoters who dare to mention Pride on their invites. Copyrighting Pride, which belongs to all of us?"...more

Summertime, Summertime – Sun in Cancer 6/21/15

“Summer’s here and the time is right for dancin’ in the streets”. The Sun takes beach umbrellas, flip flops and lemonade into the Moon ruled 4th sign of the Zodiac. Along with the Cancer Sun, comes the Summer Solstice (in the Northern Hemisphere) – our longest day of the year. This Water sign tends to be emotional, moody, restless and sensitive, but regardless, friends and family (real or created), will be an important focus.Your own personal Sun sign might be different, but, you can still take advantage of some of Cancer’s influences. ...more

10 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE DATING A FANGIRL

Being nerdy in the modern dating world can sometimes be as difficult as managing to find a decent Adam Sandler film. As a fangirl, you feel things deeper than anyone else and, a times, feel as though you may just be in an entirely different universe....more

Let's Hear It for Skin!

'Whitney and Bobbi Kristina' Book Reveals Tragedy Of Whitney Houston And Bobbi Kristina

Bobbi Kristina Brown mourned the loss of Whitney Houston, and now the world fears that the 22-year-old will be mourned in a similar way. But what happened on Jan.  31, the fateful day when the daughter of Bobby Brown and Whitney was found unconscious in a bathtub?  ...more

When Celebrities Stand on the Soapbox…

Celebrities. The public tends to flock to whatever their celebrity idol considers en vogue, be it clothing, a diet or a new hairstyle. But what happens when that new trend is a philanthropic cause? Without a doubt, the likes of Beyoncé, Cedric the Entertainer and Alicia Keys have been largely well received for their stance on major social issues and personal dedication to their causes. However, not all celebrities have stood on quite so sturdy a soapbox, leading many to question the merit of the cause they represent. So, let’s explore the hotly contested issue of celebrity advocacy....more

OITNB: Comic Recommendations for the Inmates of Litchfield Penitentiary

Orange is the New Black (OITNB), hardened rebels that they are, slipped us a little surprise last night and launched season 3 a few hours early. Hooray!I’m a sucker for a crazy cast of characters like the fine (if somewhat questionable) ladies of Litchfield Penitentiary, so I was thisclose to just making an all-nighter of it. (Kudos to those of you who did, I know you’re out there.)...more

Two Germans and the American

Two Germans and the AmericanThe “After Party” was at the German Consulate.  The Consulate is located in a “Downton Abbey” ish villa in the Nob Hill neighborhood.   Did you know that the famous American author Danielle Steele lives across the street?  Yes, those views of the San Francisco Bay are magnificent. ...more

Positive, Peppy Sagittarius Full Moon 6/2/15!

 On Tuesday June 2, 2015, the Sagittarius Moon is fully lit by the Sun in its opposite sign of Gemini – very dramatic, but nothing to fear. (No fangs or hairy knuckles.) A “Full” phase is a time to look for results– we start to see the end product of what ideas/efforts were begun at the time of the New Moon back on 5/18/15. ...more