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Hello Dolly, Goodbye Danny: The Tragic Murder Of Streisand Co-Star

Entertainment  

By Joe Ferrelli Milestone anniversaries are well celebrated throughout our culture and the movie business is no exception. We are constantly treated (or subjected) to 20th, 30th and 50th anniversary screenings of some of our favorite (and some not-so-favorite) films. This week is no exception with 50th anniversary screenings of Hello, Dolly! being held around the…

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Feeling Dore: An Up Your Alley Playlist

Entertainment  

By Danny Mosqueda Dore Alley/Up Your Alley, San Francisco’s “dirty little brother” to the larger and more “stroller-friendly” Folsom Street Fair, just wrapped up its 34th edition. Beyond being a weekend of fetish, flogging, spanking, occasional public sex and butch posturing, Dore has turned into quite the smorgasbord of dancing through its official and unofficial…

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Michelle Obama 4 Prez: Former FLOTUS Encouraged To Run

Politics  

We at Flagrant would be happy with several of the current Democratic contenders going head-to-head against He Who Shall Not Be Named in the 2020 Presidential election. But we’ve always held out hope that someone beloved by a vast majority of Americans would throw caution to the wind and announce their candidacy. Tom Hanks, absolutely….

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Party Mix: The B-52s Kate Pierson Picks Her Fave Tracks

Entertainment, Featured  

“Private Idaho.” “Give Me Back My Man.” “Love Shack.” “Legal Tender.” Everyone has a favorite track by The B-52s. The party band extraordinaire has been together for over forty years. In 1976, the original quintet (Cindy Wilson, brother Ricky, Fred Schneider, Kate Pierson and Keith Strickland) held an impromptu jam sesh after sharing a “flaming…

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Melissa McCarthy, Lizzo Vie For “Little Mermaid” Villain

Entertainment, Featured  

An epic battle is being waged under the sea. Melissa McCarthy and rap/pop sensation Lizzo are vying for the coveted role of tentacled sea witch Ursula in the live action remake of The Little Mermaid. Lizzo made her interest in the role known by Tweeting out the crying emoji when news broke that McCarthy was…

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Long Live The Gay Bar

Politics  

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, it’s important to note the role that gay bars held, and continue to hold, in the queer community. For many, especially those living outside metropolitan areas, gay bars are as important now as they’ve ever been. As Trump and his enablers continue to roll back…

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The Queen Is Dead: We Are Officially Done With Morrissey

Featured, Politics  

If misery likes company, Big Mouth Morrissey continues to keep in stride with fellow shameful nativist Brit rock legends Eric Clapton—who, despite his debt to American Blues, still gives merit to the “Keep Britain white” tenets of the National Front that he endorsed in 1976—and Bryan Ferry, UK Conservative Party supporter. The self-anointed humasexual (in…

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It’s Time To Dance: Streep, Grande, Kidman To Star In Musical “The Prom”

Entertainment, Featured  

Is there no queer/queer-adjacent entertainment that Ryan Murphy doesn’t have his hands in? His recent Broadway revival of “The Boys in the Band” just won a Tony. The Paris is Burning-inspired ball culture series “Pose” is deep into season 2. “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” won armloads of Emmys. Now, he’s lined up a stellar…

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Stonewall Wasn’t The First Stonewall

Politics  

If LGBTQ+ history were like Christian history, the Stonewall Uprising would be 0 AD. Everything began there. Everything happened because of it. Every twink, every Pride blackout, every video of a gay porn star launching his butthole at you for the Running Butthole Challenge …  It’s all possible because of Stonewall. Or so we’ve been…

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Divine, Tab Hunter Camp Classic “Polyester” Getting Criterion Release

Comedy, Featured  

John Waters’ wickedly funny film Polyester, starring Divine and Tab Hunter, will be given the deluxe Criterion Collection treatment. Resplendent in Harlequin Romance-style cover artwork, this Director-approved special edition includes new added value and will be available in September. From Criterion: For his first studio picture, filth maestro John Waters took advantage of his biggest…

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