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  • 10 "Must Stop" Pizza Spots
    June 20, 2017
    When it comes to pizza, one person’s perfect pie is another person’s close but no cigar. H-Town has so much great pizza to offer that whether you love it super crispy and charred or deep dish and gooey, you are sure to find your pizza profile somewhere close. Here are a handful of the city's best spots, as well as an extended list for some more delicious diversion. Bombay Pizza Co. Italian pizza with Indian flavors is what you’ll find at Bombay, like Tandoori Chicken,...
  • Pride Crosswalk Coming to Montrose
    June 16, 2017
    Montrose will soon have a new, physical tribute to the LGBT community just in time for this year’s Pride celebration. Work will begin this weekend on a pride crosswalk at the intersection of Westheimer Road and Taft Street. Initially envisioned as a tribute to a young man tragically killed in a hit-and-run accident there last year, the project has taken on a broader significance as it honors the support and friendship many find in Houston’s LGBT community. Steered by a special...
  • The Hottest Houston Pride Events
    June 16, 2017
    When it comes to Houston Pride there is a lot more going on than the parade. The week leading up to the parade is basically one big celebration with events taking place all over the city. Keeping track of all the goings-on can feel overwhelming. Well don’t worry, we've got you covered with the highlights of Houston events happening the week leading up to Pride. Wednesday, June 21 • Rock the Runway — Feast on hors d’oeuvres and fabulous cocktails while watching...
  • The Ultimate Pride Playlist
    June 13, 2017
    It’s that time year again. Pride month is here and it’s time to celebrate and let your rainbow flag fly high. And what better way to get in the mood for all the month’s festivities than revisiting some old (and new) gay anthems. The soundtrack on the LGBT community runs the gamut from power ballad to dance club bangers and everything in between. So put on your dancing shoes and crank up the volume because this colorful playlist will get you hyped for 2017 pride! Covergirl...
  • Movies to Watch during Pride Month
    May 27, 2017
    These days, it's not uncommon to see gay people portrayed in movies and television. But it wasn't always so. Enacted from 1930 to 1968, the Motion Picture Code, commonly known as the Hays Code, established a set of moral guidelines that was applied to United States motion pictures. The Hays Code included a long list of subjects that could not appear in pictures ranging from drug trafficking and nudity to ridicule of the clergy. One other subject matter that was banned from film was...
  • LGBTQ Storytellers Take the Stage
    May 16, 2017
    Everyone has an interesting story to tell. That’s the premise behind a new live show debuting in June featuring stories from Houston’s LGBTQ community. The inaugural performance of Story Hole —which organizers hope to make an ongoing series—will showcase unique, real life tales from local entertainers and writers around the theme “My First Time.” The show is set for June 22 at the Rec Room on the east side of Downtown. Comedian and performer Kathryn Way,...
  • The Best Weekend Getaways Credit: lake livingston
    April 30, 2017
    We can all agree that Houston is by far the best city in the country. That is a fact. However, sometimes venturing outside the city limits, even if for a day, is therapeutic. You can some peace of mind and away from the same people you see out each weekend. So pack your bags, get in your car and take a long weekend at one of these great spots that are closer than a few hours away. Rainbow Ranch Get your Brokeback Mountain on at this LGBT campground. Located not far out of Waco, this ranch has
  • Join These Houston Sports Leagues
    April 25, 2017
    There is nothing greater than that sense of nostalgia of being part of a sports team and playing out in the summer sun. Or so I have been told. I am the only person to be benched on a tee-ball team due to a poor batting average. The temperature is rising and the sun is out later and all we can think about is taking advantage of this Houston weather. And what better time to join a LGBT sports league in Houston to expand your social circle. And if sports still aren’t your thing, going to...
  • Find You GayBFF With New App
    April 14, 2017
    Logging onto a gay app looking for friends these days is a little like playing Russian Roulette: There is a one in six chance the first message you receive will be of an eggplant and not the cartoony emoji kind. Local Houstonian Ruben Jauregui, Jr. created GayBFF, a social media app aimed at connecting LGBTQ people and their allies through a platform that is specifically devoted to finding friendship and not hooking up or dating. Jauregui Jr. says the idea came to him from speaking with a
  • Five Questions for 'Sex Tips' Producer Matt Murphy
    April 14, 2017
    Girl is shy and studious. Guy is rugged and sexy. Who better to bridge the divide and get these two together than an observant gay man who also happens to be an expert in the field of sex? That’s the premise of the aptly named show Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man , running May 4-7 at Alley Theatre. The play is the third production of Lott Entertainment Presents’ current season—part of that group’s ongoing effort to bring more avant-garde theater to Houston....
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