Let them eat croissants

Posted on 16 Sep 2016 at 9:20am

I am in Paris this week on vacation.  My partner, Patrick, and I are having a great time doing the tourist thing. And mandatory with that experience is visiting the Palace of Versailles. How could a gay man miss that? We arrived in Versailles after a short train ride, and walked to the gates of […]

Pam Geller carries lesbian baiting to new heights

Posted on 09 Sep 2016 at 7:50am

  Anthony Weiner is gross. The former Congressman who resigned in disgrace after he was caught sharing photos of his crotch on social media is at it again, and this time one of the crotch shots includes his sleeping four-year-old son in the bed next to him. While nobody is implying that Weiner has molested […]

Religion run amok

Posted on 02 Sep 2016 at 8:10am

  In the interest of full disclosure, I’m not particularly religious. I’m more philosophical when it comes to higher powers. I’ll not bore you with the details of my beliefs, because this isn’t the venue and because my beliefs are mine and don’t — and shouldn’t — affect you. But lately, it seems that some […]

Kim, Donald and the decisions we make

Posted on 26 Aug 2016 at 7:30am

Being a reality star doesn’t qualify you as an entertainer nor as president   In modern times, we have the luxury of witnessing history being made through mass and social media. We can watch a presidential candidate’s every move on the campaign trail or see our favorite reality stars’ lives play out on camera, whether […]

Going home

Posted on 19 Aug 2016 at 7:50am

  I was born and raised in Southern California — Long Beach, to be specific. I lived and worked there from birth until I was about 20. My first radio job took me to Jackson, Wyo., and I’ve never looked back. OK, I’ve taken a few peeks, but I never moved back. When I think […]

The sign on the bathroom door

Posted on 12 Aug 2016 at 8:20am

Gender-neutral facilities are so hard to adjust to, after all As I pushed open to door of the men’s restroom, I was met by a woman who was just leaving. It was a little bit of a shock, but then I remembered that the signs had included the words “Gender Neutral Restroom.” You see, I […]

The HIV vaccine search

Posted on 05 Aug 2016 at 7:40am

20 years later, the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative still committed to the cure   Mark Feinberg, MD, PhD, president and CEO of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), talks about the 20th anniversary of his organization and where the search for a cure stands today. Positive Voices: What are your thoughts on IAVI marking its […]

A man looking backwards

Posted on 29 Jul 2016 at 7:50am

Donald Trump  pledged to ‘protect our LGBTQ citizens from the violence and oppression,’ but don’t make the mistake of thinking he’s pro-gay   Donald Trump made history at the Republican National Convention by daring to utter a string of five letters: LGBTQ. More specifically, he said, “Only weeks ago, in Orlando, Fla., 49 wonderful Americans […]

Pence: As anti-gay as the Republican platform

Posted on 22 Jul 2016 at 7:55am

All aboard the GOP Train for a trip back in time with Engineer Trump and Conductor Pence   Was anyone really surprised that Donald Trump picked Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his co-captain for the most terrifying boat ride since the Titanic? Pence may be best known for signing Indiana’s “just say no to gays” […]

Worst coming out ever

Posted on 22 Jul 2016 at 7:50am

So, October 11th is National Coming Out Day, established to encourage a safe world where LGBTQ people can come out and live our authentic lives. For the past 15 years or so, the Human Rights Campaign has even given it a theme of some kind. Everyone comes out in their own way. Matter of fact, […]