#BornThisDay: Funny Lady, Carol Leifer

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    July 27, 1956- Carol Leifer graduated from Binghampton University with a degree in Theatre. She started in stand-up after she accompanied her then boyfriend, ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Writer, Joseph Hansen


July 19, 1923- Joseph Hansen toiled for years writing poetry & gay fiction using a nom de plume before jumping in to the mainstream detective genre with his shaggy, savvy private ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Writer, Jaime Manrique


June 16, 1949- One of my favorite books of 2012 was Jaime Manrique’s Cervantes Street, an engaging, highly readable fictional account of the life of Miguel de ... See the Rest

Former Clubkid Ernie Glam Has Written a Novel “The Darkest Tunnel”

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Clubkid journalist and "fashion extremist" Ernie Glam has published a new novel set in the New York club scene, circa 1989. From the See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Actor, Rupert Everett

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May 29, 1959: Rupert James Hector Everett. We were already big fans of his good-looks & his talent when in spring 1984, The Husband (then the BF) was the waiter for Rupert ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Patti LaBelle


May 24, 1944- When I consider the Gay Icons, I always consider Patti LaBelle. Born Patricia Louise Holte-Edwards in Philadelphia on this day, ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Writer, Armistead Maupin


May 13, 1944- Armistead Maupin “We've always pined for the old days, & people now do it about the 1960s & 1970s. I don’t do it. I really don’t.” Maybe Maupin ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Writer, J.M. Barrie

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May 9, 1860- J.M.Barrie's Peter Pan has been a favorite story since my early childhood. The book & one of several musical ... See the Rest