Here is everything we covered this week in San Diego Gay and Lesbian News.
You probably had to find your afternoon coffee elsewhere on Tuesday. Starbucks was closed because they took part in a nation-wide anti-bias training program at 2 pm.
You may remember Republican congressional candidate and Denny’s customer Jazmina Saavedra from her Facebook live video where she pushed through the ladies’ room door to verbally accost a person she perceived to be a trans woman using the bathroom in a closed stall. The HRC would like her investigated for that action as a hate crime.
Brick Bar in Hillcrest, near the Pride flag, has had its liquor license suspended until late June.
This morning San Diego Gay and Lesbian News reported on police activity at a Hillcrest residence. Officers responded to a suicidal male who may have been holding hostages at gunpoint in a home located at 434 Pennsylvania Avenue just before 8 am.
A debate between candidates vying for California’s First Congressional District was interrupted on May 17 when hackers infiltrated the airwaves with gay porn.
San Diego Pride kicks off Pride weekend with the Spirit of Stonewall Rally featuring the first transgender state legislator, Virginia Delegate Danica Roem, as the keynote speaker.
Each year Out in the Vineyard’s Gay Wine Weekend celebrates the state's Northern part of life with the LGBT community, and if you want to experience the magic first hand, you're in luck, this year Gay Wine Weekend is giving someone a chance to take it all in for free. But we'll get to that in a minute. This will also benefit Face to Face, Sonoma County AIDS Network.
Jinx Mirage gets "Out & About" in San Diego, here is everything coming up to make your week a fun one.
Kathy Griffin is coming to San Diego in July and she gave us an exclusive interview about that picture, her life since then and where she goes from here.
You know Jai Rodriguez, well you've undoubtedly seen those piercing brown eyes on TV. He is the original culture guru who served on Bravo’s “Queer Eye” for three years and 96 episodes starting in 2003. He’s been on Broadway, starred in soaps, sitcoms, and TV dramas. His latest is the pilot episode of Fox's "The Resident." he was at Martinis Above Fourth this week doing his new cabaret show "Loose Lips."
ABC has canceled “Roseanne” after the star's racist twitter rant this morning. The comedienne was publicly e-flogged for comments she made about former Obama advisor Valerie Jarrett. However, the star says she may not have been in control of her actions, alluding that she took an Ambien and it might have clouded her judgment.
Obscure yet popular YouTube musician Nick Bertke, aka Pogo, put together a video rant about how much he hates homosexuals.
San Diego Gay and Lesbian News, SDPIX and all of Hale Media enjoyed the extended Memorial Day weekend, in doing so asked readers to take a moment to remember all of those who died serving the United States in battle.
San Diego's Justin Webb had the best kick off to summer ever. He entered the Kesha/Macklemore VIP experience contest and took home the grand prize.
HEALTH WELLNESS AND SPORTS
This pro wrestler went the extra mile to make sure his boyfriend felt appreciated on his birthday.
UPCOMING FEATURED EVENTS
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