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ALBUM REVIEW: The Honest Truth About Cher’s ‘Closer to the Truth’

Before I say anything else about Cher’s first album in more than a decade, a word about my bona fides: The very first album I […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: The Honest Truth About Cher’s ‘Closer to the Truth’

Before I say anything else about Cher’s first album in more than a decade, a word about my bona fides: The very first album I […]

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Brewster: The Quintessential Cape Cod Weekend Getaway

How to Get to Brewster from Phiadelphia: You can drive (seven hours) to Brewster, or Amtrak (six hours) or fly (an hour and change) to […]

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The Best Ice Cream in Philadelphia

The ice cream of your youth was of indiscriminate variety—a carton pulled from a supermarket freezer belching frosty smoke, a cone you reached up on […]

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Introducing G Philly’s Queer 6-Word Memoir Project

Several years ago, my great friend Larry Smith asked me to contribute to a book he was compiling, which eventually became Not Quite What I […]

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Happy 100th Birthday, Rittenhouse Square

There are other squares, of course, scattered about the city like so many verdant postage stamps, their benches weathered and welcoming. But there is only […]

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Equality Forum Highlights: Our Favorite Panel

(L-R) National Black Justice Coalition’s Sharon Lettman-Hicks, Washington Blade editor Kevin Naff and the Equality Forum’s own Malcolm Lazin spoke on the  National Politics Panel. […]

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Will Philadelphia’s Catholic Schools Be Resurrected?

I walk in and see Linda Walters, who is now Linda Walters McSwigan, and I recognize her instantly because even when she was a little […]

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Venezuelan Photographer Debuts Male Stripper Exhibit in Philly

Jan Rattia has been taking pictures since he was a teenager in his native Venezuela, but it wasn’t until he was well into his thirties […]

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Why Out NFL Prospect Alan Gendreau Would Be a Perfect Draft Pick

Following up on the initial report from OutSports, Out magazine’s web site has an interesting take on the now-underway NFL draft, and more specifically the […]

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The New G Philly

Yesterday marked the beginning of a new era for all of us here at G Philly—the publication of our Spring 2013 issue, and with it a […]

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Can the Return of Miss America Save Atlantic City?

You may have heard the recent announcement that the Miss A­merica Pageant is returning to Atlantic City in September after a seven-year affair with Las […]

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Pro Hockey’s Josh Gorges Reported to Announce He’s Gay

Our friends over at OutSports.com have been mulling forever the prospect of an active pro athlete coming out of the closet, which would certainly be […]

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Jon Huntsman to GOP: Marriage Equality Is a Conservative Cause

As we lurch toward the March 1st sequester amid endless finger-pointing (Obama to GOP: “You want to throw poor people under the bus!” GOP to […]

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Why Aren’t There More Gay Faces on Philly TV News?

The gossip mill has been churning full force lately with reports of cozy drinks between the Flyers’ Scotty Hartnell and local TV weather glamourpuss Sheena […]