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Tribe of the Wildhearted

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During the strange twilight between the New Wave, Synth Pop, day-glow of the 80’s and the plaid-stricken, overly drab, grunge of the 90’s – a bizarre and lionhearted breed of beauty was born. The Club Kids adorned themselves with vestments of unrestrained vociferation, and took the jungle of New York by storm. They held no regard for fashion trends, for brand names nor for any status quos of popular style. They were solely concerned with expressing their internal visions and desires.

 

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St. Louis Black Pride Held

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The 13th Annual St. Louis Black Pride Celebration was held Aug. 19-21 and culminated on Sunday with the festival in Benton Park.

 

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Queer Co-Working In Action

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There it was: a fluorescent pink star. Nestor Wheelock had been spray painting it with stencils for years on white lab coats, walls and on effigies at local burning man events. It was a fun symbol and it reminded him of the pink triangle. But as he began to develop branding for a new venture into a co-working studio he was stuck on one question: What the hell to call it?

 

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Summer Fusion Returns

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On Sunday, August 28th, Summer Fusion returns to St. Louis with a unique twist on Americana music and food.

 

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Interview: !!!’s Nic Offer

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Fans of the band !!! (pronounced “chk chk chk) take heed: Nic Offer doesn’t want you to smell like fresh shampoo.

 

“A !!! super fan doesn’t need to smell like a dirty, messy hippie either but you should smell like you just got off the dance floor,” he says while chatting on the phone from his home in New York City.

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The Case for Obama

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With the recent Ames, Iowa, straw poll victory of Michelle Bachman, the 2012 Presidential election season is in full swing. At this point the crowd of contenders is awash in right wing ideology and fully prepared to shoot down any pro-LGBT stance.  John Huntsman, the lone Republican candidate who has openly expressed support for Civil Unions, doesn’t appear to have even a glimmer of hope moving forward in the field. So let’s turn our attention to our current President and examine why, I believe, we should press harder and continue to support Obama.

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Team St. Louis at OutGames

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VANCOUVER – The 2nd GLISA (Gay and Lesbian International Sport Association) North America Outgames was held from July 25th thru July 31st, in Vancouver, B.C. Canada and Team St. Louis did their city, state and country proud with the following medal placements.

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PROMO Unveils New Tee

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PROMO, Missouri’s statewide LGBT advocacy organization is serving up the tea on a new shirt in honor of Advocate Magazine naming St. Louis one of the nation’s top-10 gay-friendly cities.

 

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