Ocean’s 11 (out of 10): Frank Ocean’s awesome, long-awaited CD

Posted on 30 Nov 2016 at 11:28am

Ocean’s 11 (out of 10): Frank Ocean’s awesome, long-awaited CD ‘Blond’

Nothing ‘lax’ about this out athlete

Posted on 29 Nov 2016 at 1:47pm

Nothing ‘lax’ about this out athlete

Cassie Nova

Posted on 25 Nov 2016 at 7:25am

Cassie gives thanks for her pawpaw, and offers some vaping advice Hey, everybody! I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving. If you are like me, you can’t get that damn “beans, greens, potatoes, tomatoes” song out of your head. If you haven’t already heard gospel singer Shirley Caesar’s song … do not Google it. […]

A Jones for history

Posted on 25 Nov 2016 at 7:20am

Legendary AIDS activist Cleve Jones writes the memoir he’s always wanted Activist Cleve Jones has lived an extraordinary life, filled with world-changing friends and figureheads from Harvey Milk to Dustin Lance Black. Portrayed by Emile Hirsch in the Gus Van Sant-directed Milk, Jones founded the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt (the story of which is […]

The plague years

Posted on 25 Nov 2016 at 6:30am

How journalist David France turned his Oscar-nominated AIDS documentary into a compelling new book David France’s Oscar-nominated 2012 documentary, How To Survive A Plague, brought to light how AIDS activists, through the coalitions ACT-UP and TAG, helped push medical breakthroughs forward by becoming part of the process. Constructed from hundreds of hours of incredible archival […]

Best Bets • 11-25-16

Posted on 24 Nov 2016 at 11:10pm

Wednesday 11.30 Pianist Jim Brickman performs holiday music The holidays are as much about music as food — the sounds of the season set the tone for the holidays. And pianist Jim Brickman offers up some of the most soothing and enjoyable of holiday tunes, which he will play in his concert this week at Bass […]

Country boy

Posted on 24 Nov 2016 at 12:00pm

Exactly 2 years after coming out, singer Ty Herndon reflects on the best decision he ever made Despite rumors (and an arrest in Gateway Park in Fort Worth), most people first knew for certain that Ty Herndon was gay when he came out almost exactly two years ago, during Thanksgiving Week 2014. He’s toured, and […]

Notaro, public

Posted on 23 Nov 2016 at 5:00pm

Queermedian Tig Notaro has turned her personal tragedies into stunning comedy…  although she’d prefer not to live at ‘rock bottom’ Tig Notaro — comedian, star of Amazon Prime’s One Mississippi and new mom — has no complaints about the ride she’s found herself on as of late. While professional success is nothing new for Notaro, […]

Ask Howard

Posted on 18 Nov 2016 at 7:25am

How to do the wrong thing right Yes, that time of the year has rolled around again for all us good, queer Texans to give thanks for how very fortunate we are — LGBT citizens in this grand country of ours, in this colossally diverse, purple-ish state of ours, in this great city of Dallas […]

Best Bets • 11-18-16

Posted on 17 Nov 2016 at 11:10pm

Friday 11.18 — Sunday 02.12 Rare collection of Picasso ceramics on exhibit in Arlington Pablo Picasso was one of the defining artists of the 20th century — one best known for his painting. But he also dabbled in ceramics, as a new show at the Arlington Museum of Art demonstrates. Check out rare works from […]