Scottish Pride Event Bans Drag Queens
Here’s something I’ve never seen happen before, and I’ve seen my share of Pride events.
Free Pride Glasgow – which was set up as an “anti-commercialist” alternative to the main Pride Glasgow event – made the decision ahead of the event next month, claiming that despite drag being a uniquely celebrated part of most Prides, they would not be welcome to perform at Free Pride.
You can read more about it here. It goes into a lot more detail about “cross-dressing as a mode of fancy dress.” And Pride Glasgow responded with a statement of their own as well.
“Pride Glasgow believes that any community group should be given their place to flourish but that success should not be built on the negativity and ignorance towards other events, groups and like minded people and we are saddened to see that this is the direction that Free Pride has chosen to take.”
Jim Parsons Falls On Broadway Stage
I’m glad this wasn’t serious, but I can’t help wonder why they didn’t have an under study just in case something like this happened.
Jim Parsons has reportedly taken the old theatrical “break a leg” tradition a little too close for comfort.
Here’s more. They had to cancel the Saturday night performance and some theater goers were not pleased.
NY Firefighter Forced To Have Sex With Stripper
It’s hard to believe this kind of thing still happens, but it obviously does happen.
Check it out, here. According to this piece, when he refused sex with a stripper the anti-gay pejoratives came out in full force.