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Bear Naked Chef

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  Bear Naked Chef Just In Time for Valentine’s Day Bear Naked Chef cooks up tantizing dishes while looking sexy. What can we say?  Our mouths are watering and for more reasons than the delicious food, Bear-Naked Chef is cooking up in the kitchen.  The internet sensation, Los Angeles, California Cook Adrian De Berardinis has

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Sexy Union For Her

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SEX IS ABOUT UNION!  THE HOTTEST MUST-HAVE PRODUCT EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN THIS VALENTINE’S DAY The Ultimate, Sexy Gift for Her this Valentine’s Day Want to make this Valentine’s Day one of the most memorable ever?  Forget about the boring hand lotion, mushy cards, flowers or yet another scented candle.   French designer Alice DeRock has created

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Dinah Line-Up Revealed

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    CLUB SKIRTS DINAH SHORE WEEKEND  PRESENTS ITS BLOCKBUSTER ADDITION TO  THE 2016 DINAH ENTERTAINMENT LINE-UP: DJ TARYN MANNING,  KATE MOENNIG & CAMILA GREY,  ANGEL HAZE AND MADISON PAIGE  TOP THE BILL PALM SPRINGS, CA – Club Skirts has revealed its entertainment line-up for The Dinah 2016.  The Palm Springs, California-based all-girl party and music festival

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HOT as “L” Dinah

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    CLUB SKIRTS IN ASSOCIATION WITH SHOWTIME®  PRESENTS HOT AS “L” WITH EXCLUSIVE APPEARANCES FROM  L WORD & THE REAL L WORD STARS  ELIZABETH KEENER, CLEMENTINE FORD, TRACY RYERSON & HUNTER VALENTINE Palm Springs, CA – Club Skirts, in association with SHOWTIME, is thrilled to present “Hot as L”, one of the Dinah Shore Weekend’s signature events.   Bringing

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Asheville: King Daddy’s

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King Daddy’s Chicken & Waffles is like heaven if heaven’s filled with delicious fried chicken and golden waffles. (Please say heaven is filled with King Daddy’s food.) Last year in April, we had the pleasure of dining at John and Julie Stehling’s second restaurant, King Daddy’s, located at 444 Haywood Road Asheville, NC 28806. From the front

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Adele + Karaoke = Perfection

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                                      Adele + Karaoke = Perfection The Late Late Show with James Corden with Adele was released today.  While home in London for the holidays, James Corden picks up his friend Adele for a drive around the city

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DJ Showdown

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DJ Turning Tables: The Dinah Pushes the Music Scene Forward Perpetuating the Rise of Women & Now Transgender DJs Behind the Decks Palm Springs, CA – In an industry that is categorically dominated by males, female DJs have been progressively multiplying in the nation’s clubs, bringing their own unique sounds and individual talent.  Club Skirts

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Ole Mason Jar Showroom Opening

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      Ole Mason Jar Showroom Opening Ole Mason Jar Showroom Opening – Charlotte, North Carolina – Ole Mason Jar is excited to announce their flagship showroom located 148 Brevard Court Charlotte, NC 28202, On Saturday, January 9, 2015, Ole Mason Jar is having a soft opening for their flagship location.For those in Charlotte, feel

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DJ Mary Mac Spins For Dinah

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AFTER PAIRING WITH MADONNA INTERNATIONAL DJ MARY MAC IS NOW SLATED TO SPIN AT THE ICONIC CLUB SKIRTS DINAH SHORE WEEKEND     PALM SPRINGS, CA – DJ Mary Mac hits Dinah Shore 2016.  Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend has just added NY-based DJ Mary Mac to its 2016 roster. The international DJ is slated

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Samantha Ronson Joins Dinah Shore

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CELEBRITY DJ SAMANTHA RONSON SET TO SPIN AT THE LEGENDARY CLUB SKIRTS DINAH SHORE WEEKEND Samantha Ronson Joins Dinah Shore 2016 PALM SPRINGS, CA – Celebrity DJ Samantha Ronson is about to tear the decks at the biggest lesbian event in the planet of its kind: The Dinah.   She’s selling out clubs around the

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The Heterosexual Dream?

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The Heterosexual Dream? Dear Sasha question #1 My partner and I are in our early 40’s and we met when she was 35 and I was 33.  We have spent a beautiful 8 years together and have a nice home we built together.  However, we have noticed a trend with our friends –both straight and

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Cruise Planners Best in Travel

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Cruise Planners Continues to Dominate as Best Travel Franchise Cruise Planners Continues to Dominate as Best Travel Franchise to Own on Entrepreneur’s Annual Franchise 500 List Cruise Planners remains No. 1 within the travel category – 13 years in a row   CORAL SPRINGS, Fla.  – Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, the nation’s

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ALL ELLE (THE) KING!

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THE BREAKOUT 2-TIME GRAMMY-NOMINATED SINGER IS SLATED TO BRING HER CHART-BUSTING, FOOT-STOMPIN’, BAD GIRL ANTHEM “EXS & OHS” FEATURED ON HER DEBUT ALBUM LOVE STUFF TO THE DINAH    Palm Springs, CA – ELLE KING, She’s dominating the airwaves and ruling the Billboard charts with her foot-stompin’ hit single “Exs & Ohs”, but Elle King’s world domination

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Cycle of Life: A Day in the Life with Host Kristin

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Cycle of Life:  A Day in the Life with Host Kristin R. Thomas          The Cycle of Life: A Day in the Life with Trip Out Host Kristin R. Thomas before surgery and how important it is to live life to the fullest. Travel and Be Blessed!          Hello,

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Fit on the Go

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Fit on the Go The one thing we all struggle with is trying to stay fit.  Exercising and staying fit is always the #1 New Years Resolution, the gyms are packed from January to February with everyone that made the resolution to lose weight.  Come March we go back to our normal routine and our

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Tomboy – Michelle Rodriguez

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    Michelle Rodriguez to star in gender-swapping revenge thriller Tomboy   Fast & Furious and Avatar alum Michelle Rodriguez has joined Sigourney Weaver in the gender-swapping thriller Tomboy, A Revenger’s Tale. Written and directed by Walter Hill (from a story by Denis Hamill), the film centers on an expert assassin who is double-crossed and transformed

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Parasailing – A Mile Above the Ocean

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Parasailing – A Mile Above the Ocean Lahaina, West Maui – Trip Out took flight!  Host Kristin R. Thomas and her partner (videographer) met with the crew of UFO Parasailing to take an unbelievable tour in the sky of historical Lahaina, Maui.   Thank goodness there were no fears of heights beforehand or the guys with

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Doritos Rainbow

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Taste the Rainbow Thank you Doritos for supporting the LGBTQ community!!  What a colorful and powerful statement you have created.  It will never be forgotten!  We love seeing a major brand, supporting our community in such a huge, marketable way.  We will keep Doritos in our house now for LIFE.  Thank you for creating a

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First Class Pets – American Airlines

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First Class Pets  – American Airlines When we received the announcement from American Airlines about their new First Class seating we had to rush and share the news.  American Airlines is now offering First Class seating for Pets, it’s the first ever premium pet cabin.  This option provides less stress for you and your furry

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The Bully Pulpit

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The producer//host of the award-winning radio show/podcast “This Show is So Gay”  LAUNCHES KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN TO FUND “The Bully Pulpit”        A web-series where individuals get together with their bullies from 10 or more years  to share their perspectives over a cup of tea on what went down all that time ago.   Cleveland,

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Life As I Know It

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LIFE AS I KNOW IT On August 10, 2015, I, Kristin R. Thomas woke up nervous about if this day was going to change my life or not.  Before I dive into all of that, maybe I should give you a little background.  In 2013, I fell while being the fabulous multitasker that I am because

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Del Shores – Singularly Sordid

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Del Shores “Singularly Sordid”        Los Angeles, CA – Del Shores has created the Sordid Lives franchise which has become the cult favorite for the LGBT community.  The full “Sordid” Series slaps you in the face with Southern charm with the twist of gay lifestyle humor.    The fabulous Del Shores has hit

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Top Travel Apps for Kids

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Top Travel Apps for Kids Traveling with Kids can be hard on parents, especially on long International flights or road trips.  Well, we want to share with you the top apps that your kids will love while they’re traveling.   We hope these fun, interactive, and educational apps bring your children entertainment. 1) Endless Alphabet

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Raven’s Touch Hits San Fran

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MARINA RICE BADER, DREYA WEBER & TRACI DINWIDDIE INVITE FANS TO THE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PREMIERE OF  RAVEN’S TOUCH AUGUST 6 AT THE VICTORIA THEATRE IN SAN FRANCISCO San Francisco, CA – Marina Rice Bader (Executive Producer of Elena Undone, A Perfect Ending, and writer/director of Anatomy of a Love Seen) is proud to announce the

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Supreme Court says YES ALL Love!

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Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage Nationwide in U.S     Washington – History was made today on June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court here in the United States ruled to legalize Gay Marriage.  This is a day that personally I always prayed for and at times felt would never happen within my lifetime.  Thank you

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Seattle Shows LGBT Pride

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Seattle Unveils 11 rainbow crosswalks in Capitol Hill neighborhood Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (center) unveils one of 11 rainbow crosswalks in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. SEATTLE- On June 23rd, Seattle and Mayor Ed Murray unveiled their LGBT Support with not 1 but 11 rainbow-painted crosswalks in the historically gay-friendly Capitol Hill neighborhood. Mayor Murray says

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Nick Jonas Replaces Iggy Azalea for Pride Event

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Nick Jonas Replaces Iggy Azalea After She Cancels Pittsburgh Pride Performance   Why Love Nick Jonas?  Nick Jonas will be the pride of Pittsburgh this weekend. Two days after Iggy Azalea backed out of her scheduled Pittsburgh Pride performance on June 13, Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh said Jonas will be taking her place. “We’re thrilled

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Priceless – Templeberg Villas

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Priceless – TEMPLEBERG Villas   Villa Templeberg in Sri Lanka   Sri Lanka, South Asia – Villa Templeberg  is what I consider a magical destination.  If you’re looking for a peaceful, tropical and romantic vacation, Templeberg is your #1 option.  We have kept our eyes on Templeberg and we’re very thankful to Brent and Christopher

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Antigone Rising Concert of Love

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Antigone Rising To Perform At The Inaugural  “Concert of Love and Acceptance”  Presented by GLAAD and Ty Herndon During CMA Fest in Nashville   Nashville, TN – On June 12, 2015, Antigone Rising along with other artists and celebrities from across the country will come together to support LGBT acceptance at the inaugural Concert for Love and

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Hotels & Our Furry Children

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  Traveling with Pets 101 This little man is our son, Beast.  I love him and his mom with all my heart, but traveling with Beast can be very hard. Why?  There are so many hotels that do not accept pets.  If you happen to locate a hotel there is usually an additional fee ‘cleaning

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Op-ed: My Son’s Gaydar Stinks

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    When kids don’t grow up learning stereotypes, determining who’s gay and who’s not becomes a little more complicated. Written by James Sie at Advocate Magazine   Fresh Off the Boat was the answer to our family viewing prayers. It was a rare show we could watch as a family with our 13-year-old son that

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Award-Winning OUT Filmmaker Rolla Selbak

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  AWARD-WINNING OUT FILMMAKER/PRODUCER  ROLLA SELBAK  LAUNCHES KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN TO FUND INDIE FILM “LAST BLACK MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO”  AN ENGAGING & INSIGHTFUL EXPLORATION OF WHAT IT IS LIKE TO BE OUTCASTS IN YOUR HOMETOWN San Francisco, CA – Award-winning out Filmmaker Rolla Selbak has launched a kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the feature

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Yes, Homosexuality Absolutely Is a Choice

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Yes, Homosexuality Absolutely Is a Choice by John Pavlovitz at Huffington Post Confession time. To all of my Christian brothers and sisters who insist that homosexuality is a choice, I need to break down and finally admit something: I agree with you. I believe that it absolutely is a choice too, only not in the way

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Laverne Cox – Powerful

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Laverne Cox Goes Nude for Allure: ‘I Felt This Could Be Really Powerful’     The “Orange is the New Black” actress hopes the photo will inspire others  Laverne Cox, a transgender actress, has posed nude for Allure Magazine.   The “Orange is the New Black” star, who became the first transgender person to grace

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Dinah Turned 25!

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A SHORE THING!  THE ICONIC CLUB SKIRTS DINAH SHORE WEEKEND TURNED 25  AND CEMENTED ITS PLACE IN LGBT HISTORY PALM SPRINGS, CA – It’s a wrap. The Dinah officially turned 25!   Yet more than having a big birthday and marking another one for the books, The Dinah 2015 cemented its place in the annals

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Happy 25th Dinah

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We are so happy to be part of Club Skirts the Dinah Shore Weekend 25th Anniversary!!  Huge thanks to Mariah Hanson, Mona Elyafi and the Dinah Team.   We love you all!  Cheers to many more years of Epic Parties every April in Palm Springs, California.     Happy 25th Birthday Dinah from Kristin Thomas

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Indiana Anti-Gay Law Grows Open For Service

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Indiana’s Anti-Gay Law Prompts Thousands Of Businesses To Stand Up For Diversity Written by: Huffington Post, Robbie Couch Indiana’s controversial “religious freedom” bill was signed into law by Gov. Mike Pence last Thursday, but one grassroots campaign promoting inclusion is growing in its aftermath — and rapidly. Open For Service, an initiative aimed at supporting

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What’s So Different About Traveling as a Gay Family?

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What’s So Different About Traveling as a Gay Family?       What’s So Different About Traveling as a Gay Family? Cancel The Trip To Mykonos, We’re Headed to Disney World! Posted by Steve Brister on January 1, 2014 on GayFamilyTrips.com Prior to becoming parents, Carmine and I took many vacation trips to destinations that

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