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SQIFF : Scotland's new Queer Film Festival

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The first edition of the ambitious groundbreaking new Scottish Queer International Film Festival kicks off on September 24th in Glasgow and queerguru welcomes Scotland’s first ever inclusive celebration of queer cinema. For four days in different venues around our favorite Scottish city SQIFF is programming a mix of international feature films with  a dedicated strand … Continue reading




Have You Heard Miss Coco Peru

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  The indefatigable Clinton Leupp has been performing as Miss Coco Peru for over 24 years now with his razor-sharp wit and those deer-in-the-headlights attention-grabbing eyes, his latest hit show ‘Have You Heard’ reaffirms his position as one of the best drag performers trotting around the globe these days. A storyteller, monologist, actor, singer, comic, entertainer, … Continue reading



Jackie Collins : the creator of Lucky Santangelo has died

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Tributes have been pouring in for the novelist Jackie Collins after her death was announced earlier today.  Jackie, aged 77,  wrote 32 novels about Hollywood glamour full of steamy sex and drugs , and all her books have appeared on The New York Times bestsellers list and  sold over 500 million copies in total . … Continue reading



Do Ask Do Tell

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President Barack Obama continues to keep breaking some of the remaining bastions of heteronormative traditions by nominating the best men and women for the highest offices in Government who just happen to be gay or transgender. In this past week the President has proposed that Eric Fanning become  the 22nd United States Secretary of the Army … Continue reading



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