Best Places for Drag Brunch in Seattle

Drag brunch has been around in one form or another for decades, and continues to be a good time no matter where you are in the world. Every weekend you can expect a brunch show happening at a local gay bar, and Seattle, Washington is hitting the spot! But first… what is a drag brunch? A drag brunch is a popular form of entertainment and social event that combines a classic brunch meal with live performances by drag queens. These events are typically characterized by high energy, comedy, singing, dancing, and dramatic costuming that is synonymous with drag culture. In…

The Bisexual Flag: Where Does the Flag Come From?

In the LGBTQ+ world, there are so many communities! From Gay, to Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender. From Non-Binary to Asexual, to Two-Spirit, and Pansexual. There are a handful of communities in the Queer world, and they each have their own unique pride flag with special colors, origins, and meanings. In this article, we will be diving into the history and meaning of the Bisexual pride flag; what the colors mean, as well as when and why the Bisexual pride flag came to be as it is in today’s world. Let us begin! Bisexual Pride Flag History Believe it or not,…

What Is the Deal with Carrot Top? Is He Gay?!

“Some people even think I wear a wig. Do they think I went into a salon one day and said, “Can you please screw this up really bad?” A famous quote from the internationally recognized stand-up comedian, television, and film actor Carrot Top. Most people have heard of Carrot Top, but many people might not know his extensive career in entertainment, his background, and the rumors surrounding his sexuality. Is he Gay? Is he Straight? What’s the deal with Carrot Top? In this article, we will break down the iconic comedian’s career, personal life as we know it, and his…

Best Gay Dating Apps [2024]

Where are all the Queer people? The media today seems to still focus on the hetero community; from books, to film, to music, to dating apps. If you are wanting to connect with others in the Queer community, one popular app is Tinder, but what if you are interested in apps that cater strictly to the Queer community, with no heterosexual people on them? Thankfully, whether you are looking for hookups, a romantic relationship, friends, or just a community to network in, there are mobile apps to help you find what you want. There are so many options these days,…

Best Places for Drag Brunch in Minneapolis [2024]

Drag brunch has been around in one form or another for decades, and continues to be a good time no matter where you are in the world. Every weekend you can expect a brunch show happening at a local gay bar. If you are planning a trip to Minneapolis and the Twin Cities, and want to be in Queer spaces, this article should help you find the places to be for Drag brunch in the heart of the state of 10,000 lakes! Minneapolis/St. Paul (the capital of the state) is the center spotlight of Minnesota. Famous for Prince who was…

Best Places for Drag Brunch in Las Vegas [2024]

Best Places for Drag Brunch in Las Vegas [2024]

Drag brunch has been around in one form or another for decades, and continues to be a good time no matter where you are in the world. Every weekend you can expect a brunch show happening at a local gay bar, and Viva Las Vegas is no exception! But first… what is a drag brunch? A drag brunch is a popular form of entertainment and social event that combines a classic brunch meal with live performances by drag queens. These events are typically characterized by high energy, comedy, singing, dancing, and dramatic costuming that is synonymous with drag culture. In…

What Happened to Richard Simmons? [2024]

What Happened to Richard Simmons? [2024]

Richard Simmons is a renowned American fitness instructor, actor, and video producer who rose to prominence in the 1980s and 1990s with his high-energy personality and flamboyant exercise videos. Richard Simmons is best known for his “Sweatin’ to the Oldies” series, a collection of aerobic workout videos set to classic pop songs. These videos have sold millions of copies worldwide. Simmons’ approach to fitness is unique in combining humor, enthusiasm, and an inclusive attitude, encouraging individuals of all fitness levels to participate. Simmons’ larger-than-life personality and genuine empathy for those struggling with weight issues made him a beloved figure in…

100+ Gay Slang and LGBTQ+ Terms, Definitions, and Identities [2024]

100+ Gay Slang and LGBTQ+ Terms, Definitions, and Identities [2024]

“You better werk that mug” is a sentence you might sometimes hear or read in the Queer community; but what does it mean? Many people in the community use slang language to talk about someone’s appearance, who they are as a person, how they might act, how they identify within the community, or how they perform if they’re doing Drag or anything outstanding like. You might have heard certain terms in popular TV shows or movies, or you might have heard some of these terms in person at the bars or reading them online. In this article, we will break…

Target’s Pride Collection – A Controversy? [2023]

Target’s Pride Collection – A Controversy? [2023]

Each year many multi-million dollar companies release new merchandise during Pride season (typically around May with June being the actual Pride month). From Target and Walmart to Under Armor and Adidas, it seems everyone is “for the gays”, but what has irked the queer community, is that companies support for Pride really only happens during those two months, with the rest of the year having nothing for the Queer community. The term “Corporate Pride” comes from the idea that large companies only show Pride during Pride season, in hopes to make more money by having special Pride merchandise. Unfortunately, most…

Is Queer A Slur?

Is Queer A Slur?

The word “queer” has undergone a remarkable transformation in the past few decades. Originally a derogatory term, Queer has been reclaimed by members of the LGBT+ community and now serves as a symbol of pride, acceptance, empowerment, and as an umbrella LGBT term for anyone who is not heterosexual or cisgender. In this article, we’ll dive into the history and evolution of the word, examining its journey from a stigmatizing slur to a positive and inclusive term for those who defy traditional gender and sexual norms. The Origins of “Queer” The term “queer” first appeared in the English language in…

What Does Congeniality Mean? Definition + Examples

Congeniality is a word that describes the quality of being pleasant, agreeable, and easy to get along with. It is a trait that is highly valued in personal relationships, social situations, and even in the workplace. When someone is described as being congenial, it means that they have a natural ability to connect with others, to be friendly and welcoming, and to make people feel comfortable and at ease. The term congeniality is often used to describe people who have warm and welcoming personalities. Such people are generally outgoing, friendly, and approachable, making them easy to get along with. They…