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SDGLN Weekly Wrap: March 31 - April 6, 2018

Here is everything we covered in SDGLN this week.
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NEWS 

Another San Diego community is already voicing their concerns over dockless bikes and the program hasn’t even officially launched there yet.

The family of eight whose SUV plummeted off a cliff in Northern California appears to have happened intentionally according to reports from Mendocino police on Sunday.

Over 500 children from all over San Diego got a visit from the Easter Bunny at the 16th annual Easter Egg Hunt at Trolley Barn Park in University Heights on Sunday. 

The Trump administration may revoke California’s ability to create its own rules for stricter vehicle emissions under the Clean Air Act reports the Los Angeles Times

Australian drag queen Hannah Conda met with children and read to them in January in a project called “Drag Queen Story Time.” But an online homophobic mother criticized him for doing so via social media. The performer's father had a rebuttal

A female shooter injured three people at the YouTube headquarters in Northern California this week before taking her own life. 

COMMENTARY

Yesterday, the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico struck down a policy that prevented transgender people born in Puerto Rico from correcting the gender marker on their birth certificates and ordered Commonwealth officials to allow such corrections.

The 50th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination is sadly a searing reminder of unaddressed gun violence in America says Rev. Irene Monroe. 

CAUSES

San Diego Pride is proud to announce that through a grant received from the American Consulate General in Tijuana it will take part in hosting a LGBTQ Binational Summit.

ENTERTAINMENT

What a great week of fun and excitement it’s gearing up to be in San Diego. With spring in the air and the social season starting to take bloom in clubs and special events around the community, there’s no better time to get “Out & About” with Jinx Mirage.

One of the greatest singers of our time, Whitney Houston, left millions of fans wondering how such a successful celebrity could have fallen so far. This new teaser for an upcoming documentary shows her at her best and worst. 

Gay celebrity gossip columnist and pop culture personality Perez Hilton says he will not be putting his 5-year-old son in dance class because doing so could make him gay.

The pitch for the new comedy series Silver Foxes must have involved a variation of the description, “Think of it like The Golden Girls, only with four gay men living in Palm Springs.” It's currently in development. 

A real-life reading match quickly turned homophobic and almost physical for two Drag Race season 9 contestants Farrah Moan and Shea Couleé.

The Queen of Drama, Joan Collins, is getting ready to make a return to television, or at least that’s what Ryan Murphy is hoping for his eighth season of American Horror Story.

SOCIAL

Putting your wits to the test this weekend could win you tickets to the White Party Palm Springs 2018 T-Dance. Impulse San Diego's Big Hard Hunt is on Saturday, April 7, from 11 am to 3 pm at Uptown Tavern.

It’s time to come out and celebrate everything queer at Rich’s “Gay as Fuck” on Saturday, April 14.

Grey has been microchipped, vaccinated, and spayed/neutered. She's now ready for my new home!

UPCOMING FEATURED EVENTS

SDPIX Presents Top of the Bay at the Porto Vista Hotel

Impulse San Diego Big Hard Hunt at Uptown Tavern

Battle of the Salons at Rich's

Stripper Circus at Rich's

Anne Steele in Welcome to the Big Top at Martinis Above Fourth

Sunny Dayz at Flicks

SDPIX Presents Top of the Bay at the Porto Vista Hotel

Divas at Rich's

Club Papi San Diego at Rich's

Gay as Fuck at Rich's

ICDSD Royale Gala at Rich's

Paints Uncorked - She Fest Fundraiser at Gossip Grill

An Evening with M-Pact at Martinis Above Fourth

Hillcrest Classic Car Show

SDAFFL Laces & Lashes Ball at Rich's

SDGMC Movie Night at the Balboa Theatre

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