Monthly Archive: November, 2014

Boko Haram: Kidnapped Girls Have Been Married Off, Truce Never Happened

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The leader of Nigeria’s Islamic extremists is threatening to kill a captured German. Abubakar Shekau says in a new video released late Friday that Boko Haram is still holding… Continue reading

15 Parents Who Perfected The Art Of Being Passive-Aggressive

Slow clap for all of these parents. You’re all my heroes. The parents who included a coupon for condoms in their Valentine's Day card: Via This mom, who you do NOT want… Continue reading

Angeline Lodice Accused Of Heinous Sex Crimes Against 3-Year-Old And Dog

A New Orleans woman allegedly committed violent sexual crimes against a 3-year-old and a dog. An arrest report obtained by the Times-Picayune from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office stated that 26-year-old Angeline Lodice’s… Continue reading

Women in Business: Robin Goldberg, CMO of the Minerva Project

Robin Goldberg is the Chief Marketing Officer of the Minerva Project, a groundbreaking venture to reinvent the university experience for the world’s brightest and most motivated students. Prior to joining Minerva, Robin spent… Continue reading

Arthritis & Osteoporosis Are Not The End Of Life

My body is my treasure, my best friend, and my first instrument. Muscles, tendons and even memory, tend to wear thin. Arthritis and osteoporosis show their ugly faces and at 91, I have… Continue reading

How Saved by the Bell Helped Me With My Gender Transition

There were no lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender students at Bayside High (but I think we can all agree that Slater was a little gay for Zack). Saved by the Bell, the first-ever… Continue reading

Band of One

The truth is that the first time I played in a Belgrade rockabilly club two years ago, I was in hiding. It had been that way for as long as I could remember,… Continue reading

10 Reasons It’s Awesome to Be a Black Gay Man

I recently came across this piece by a black gay man who seems to need a bit of help when it comes to realizing how awesome he is, so I’ve come up with… Continue reading

Hot Fruit At Metropolitan Bar Celebrating Two Year Anniversery

We hope you didn’t get too worn out by Halloween because there is a massive queer party on Monday night in Brooklyn that you don’t want to miss. Hot Fruit, the brainchild of… Continue reading

Women Leaders in (EU) Foreign Policy: will Mrs be better then Lady?

On Halloween night, the European Commission – Europe’s “executive” – changed. At the helm of foreign policy, Lady PESC – as Catherine Ashton was known – gave way to Mrs PESC, as Federica… Continue reading