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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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Del Shores Sordid Confessions

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Del Shores, the sardonic wit responsible for Sordid Lives and Sordid Lives : The Series, brings his brazen new stand up routine to our neck of the woods. The one-man show, Del Shores Sordid Confessions, makes its St. Louis premier on September 1st at 9:00pm at the Grey Fox Pub. Del kicked off this solo extravaganza in the beginning of June, and assures all the kinks are worked out. He’s off Paxil and on an embittered rampage. It’s guaranteed to be raunchy, honest, unrestrained, and above all: gut-wrenchingly hilarious.

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Miss Gay Illinois, Midwest Held

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ST. LOUIS—The weekend of Aug. 6-7 was filled with pageantry as the Miss Gay Illinois and Miss Gay Midwest  America female impersonation contests were held at the famed Casa Loma Ballroom and Attitudes Nightclub, respectfully.

 

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