A Very British Scandal : the notorious divorce of the Duke and Duchess of Argyll during the 1960s.

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    When most people think of a scandalously divorced woman who became a British Duchess, their minds turn to Wallis Simpson the American socialite who was the reason that the King of England abdicated in 1936.  However, there was another cause celebre 30 years later when the heiress and divorcee Margaret Whigham  and third wife … Continue reading

Mayor Pete : the story of the remarkable gay man who wanted to be President

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  When Pete Buttigieg campaigned to be the Democratic Candidate for President of the USA in 2020, he somehow managed to keep most of us in the dark about who he really was/is.  This intensely private man whose sexuality made his candidature so unique and unwittingly such a major focus of his platform still remains … Continue reading

My Fake Boyfriend : a cute queer tale of how not to handle your love life

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  Seems like summer 2022 is going to be quite a season of entertaining queer rom-coms.  This is not a complaint just an observation and if the latest one My Fake Boyfriend is as cute as it appears on the trailer below, then count us in.  Andrew (Kelyman Lonsdale from ‘Love Simon‘) just can’t stay … Continue reading

With Love: a new Latinx/queer holiday rom-com from Amazon Prime

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  The Holiday Season is the time when too many TV Networks want to get us all feeling romantic.  We have nothing against that …… in principle …… but the films/series they make do tend to opt for sentimentality over substance.   It’s really hit and miss whether you end up giving up or throwing up, … Continue reading

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