A 25-year-old lesbian hairstylist will be competing in the Miss Long Island pageant in a purple tuxedo and hand-sewn boyshorts. Kinda awesome, right?
Haviland Stillwell, Tracy Ryerson, Jessica Clark, Lesley Goldberg are among the winners of this year’s Power Up Amazing Men & Women in Showbiz Award. This is v.important.
It’s not often that we Autostraddlers put our computers and books aside to venture out into the big bad world of nightlife culture, but there are certainly a few occasions a year that warrant such an indulgence.
If you are looking for something to do with your long Labor Day weekend, why not head down to New Orleans for some gumbo, jazz and a genderqueer burlesque show?
Cubbyhole, where everyone knows your name. (Featuring our “first gay bar ever” stories)
Lindsay Lohan tweeted about something and we just can’t not talk about it. I’m sorry.
Laneia’s Team Pick: I found a party for you to go to tomorrow!
Combine a guaranteed-good-time Pride Party with a fundraiser for Revel and Riot (gay company!) and you have a thing happening this Sunday in Los Angeles that I will be at and am definitely recommending you pencil into your busy social schedule.
You should go to this. You will have a good time, probably.
Meet cute Jewish girls your mom would definitely approve of at EveNYC.
PARTY IN BROOKLYN (for a good cause)!
This is an event involving handmade crafts and DIY goods, free issues of BUST Magazine, as well as local/organic/vegan/gluten-free food and a food truck. There is no defensible reason to not attend this event.
Are you Los Angeles looking for something to do Saturday night? You should obvs be going to the LA Gay & Lesbian Benefit, Lez Give Back. Open bar!
A night of surprises, some of them NSFW.
Every detail you have ever ever possibly thought about wanting to know about the GLAAD Media Awards in LA, updated minute by minute!
Your official Autostraddle guide to all things Dinah Shore 2011.
People that you care about won awards for things! It’s Queen Latifah’s birthday and also the birthday of 17 Great Dane puppies, like actually for real! And there was a lady on the cover of WIRED Magazine, and also baby elephants, and also straight America is coming around to marriage equality, and hey have we told you yet today that WE LOVE YOU.
In which we talk about the future with Bklyn Boihood, “a collective that provides visibility and promotes the empowerment of masculine of center bois, lesbians, queers, trans-identified studs, doms, butches and AGs of color.”
“I’ve compiled all the news and gossip from the night, courtesy of both credible news sources and the Morning After Lesbian Phone Tree.”
We hit the pavement in West Hollywood to discover if The New York Times is right about the controversial gentrification of the gayest city in the universe.