The Doctor is OUT

Posted on 22 Aug 2014 at 6:15am

Gay Dallas couple’s ‘Doctor Who’-themed engagement photos go viral SCOTT HUFFMAN  | Contributing Writer For young guys — 24 and 28 — TJ Mundell and Timmy Patterson, are, to say the least, enthusiastic fans of the 50-year-old BBC television series Doctor Who. The sci-fi series, which reinvents itself with new actors and style every few years, [...]

Pop culture

Posted on 25 Jul 2014 at 6:30am

Gay dads develop website to help families just like them Who knew the lack of a uterus would be such an issue? When new gay dads Brian Rosenberg and Ferd van Gameren turned to the Internet to connect with other gay dads — or just find information about the unique perspective of their family portrait [...]

Queer Careers

Posted on 20 Jun 2014 at 7:50am

For Bradley Sutton, a vocation in the funeral business wasn’t a job — it was a calling To commemorate Pride Month, we’re kicking off a new series to highlight those in the LGBT community with interesting-yet-offbeat vocations — the kind guaranteed to break the ice at the next cocktail party. Queer Careers hopes to bring [...]

Alyssa Edwards to host bachelor(ette) auction

Posted on 09 May 2014 at 8:00am

  RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 veteran Alyssa Edwards is staying busy this month, In addition to her scheduled performance at the Purple Party this weekend, she’ll be back at the Rose Room on May 22 as hostess with the mostes’ for the Noche de Rumba date auction. Sponsored by The LULAC Young Adult Rainbow [...]

OK, chorale

Posted on 14 Mar 2014 at 6:16am

Inside the TCC, as it records its first CD in 5 years   There are therapists who have struggled for years to do what The Turtle Creek Chorale does in about 15 seconds. In only six measures of the song “Sure On This Shining Night,” the basses and baritones take the assurance of healing to [...]

From dance to drag

Posted on 21 Feb 2014 at 6:30am

Before he was notorious drag queen Alyssa Edwards, Justin Johnson was just a gay kid from Mesquite with a love of dance J. DENTON BRICKER  | Contributing Writer When he thinks about it, Justin Johnson says it all started with Little League Baseball. Growing up in Mesquite, Johnson played his heart out during games [...]

Artists against AIDS

Posted on 04 Oct 2013 at 9:15am

For the second time in 2 years, North Texas’ performing arts community unites in a cause with ‘A Gathering’   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor The first thing Charles Santos wants to impress upon everyone he meets is this: HIV/AIDS is still a serious problem. We may have leaped the hurdle of the pandemic [...]

Reproductive freedom

Posted on 27 Sep 2013 at 8:30am

What does it take for a lesbian couple to start a family? Patty and Carrie Breckenridge found out the hard way   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor A lot of people don’t know what they will be doing day after tomorrow, but for at least three months, Carrie and Patty Breckenridge have known what [...]

Joe my god

Posted on 20 Sep 2013 at 8:15am

Sexy DJ Joe Gauthreaux spins at Dallas Red Party Competition is fiercer than ever for DJs today. Seems anyone with an iPhone thinks he can mix a beat. It wasn’t always like that. When Out magazine named Joe Gauthreaux Hottest DJ of the Year in 2005, it was a very different world in music. Back [...]

Leather or not, here they come

Posted on 30 Aug 2013 at 9:15am

The arrival this week of ILSb is just 1 reason why Dallas has become a major leather scene ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor You can call Jack Duke the current standard-bearer for the Dallas leather community. He’ll even respond to chief cheerleader, honorary chairman, Godfather, or, because he’s Italian, capo di tutti capi. But [...]