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  • Truly Yours

    Dear Lena, My boyfriend and I have been dating on and off for a few years. I lost my job several months ago and recently...

  • Soundwaves

    Last week Christina Aguilera kicked off a “Dirrty” season of overwrought singing and undernourished diva-wannabes. This week, none other than Whitney Houston and Toni Braxton...

  • Love Machine

    Photographs by Michael Wichita Ex-gay activist Jonathan Paulk on stage at the Love Won Out conference. At a Love Won Out conference, you hear oodles...

  • Hearsay

    Mayor Williams engages constituents in a Fireplace chat… Apex opens in grand style with hot men and boys aplenty… Hearsay wasn't too upset when its...

  • Hearsay

    · Hearsay does Reel Affirmations the right way, through a Absolut vodka-induced haze, and takes Strand to task for being late… · The meaning of...

  • Spare Any Change?

         Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays wants you to go straight, and they've enlisted a hot guy to convince you.      He looks like he's...

  • Kiki & Herb

    Photography by Michael Wichita It's like a frat band on the Lawrence Welk Show. It's like Steve and Edie on a bender. It's like bong...

  • Power Pop

         The buzz from New York on the cabaret act Kiki & Herb over the last couple of years has been so scintillating, so delicious,...

  • Very Bad Man

    Dream on: Mitchell as Cervantes/Quixote (Photo by Joan Marcus)      It's just wrong.      There's no better way to sum up the revival of Man...

  • High Style

    Great Dame: Te Kanawa with Schaufer. (Photo by Carol Pratt/The Washington Opera) Director Steven Lawless brings us a polished and absorbing production of Samuel Barber's...

  • Soundwaves

    Thievery Corporation Richest Man in Babylon Eighteenth Street Lounge Music DJ Boy George A Night In with Boy George: A Chillout Mix Moonshine Didn't you...

  • Soundwaves

    DJ Dan Round Trip Kinetic Records DJ Escape Party Time 2003 Groovilicious Music Crystal Waters never got the attention she deserved with ''Come On Down,''...

  • Terror Tape

    Bad reception: Henderson Bad reception: Henderson      ''I hate television -- gives me headaches,'' grumbles 16-year-old Katie (Amber Tamblyn) to a friend in the opening...

  • Change to Spare

    Beck When Beck claimed to be a loser in 1994, few people actually bought it. Even those who bought it didn't really buy it. They,...

  • Ex Caliber

         A giant ad in Monday's Washington Post -- it's a full page but somehow it looks bigger than the others -- touts an upcoming...

  • Bound for Glory

    Quick -- how many major professional baseball, football and basketball stars are out of the closet? Zero. Now, how many gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender...

  • Art from the Heart

    ''It was the beginning of a new era, '' says Frank Yurrita, recalling the first Art for Life art auction held in 1994. Spearheaded by...

  • Reel Affirmations 12

    The city's most comprehensive viewer's guide to the 12th Annual Reel Affirmations gay & lesbian film festival. Reviews by: Sean Bugg Kristina Campbell Will Doig...

  • LEAVING METROPOLIS

    Thursday, Oct. 17, 7 p.m. Lincoln Theatre, $15 Brad Fraser is one of Canada's premiere playwrights. He is not, it so happens, one of its...

  • HIS SECRET LIFE

    Friday, Oct. 18, 7 p.m. Lincoln Theatre, $9 Antonia's life would seem to be perfect. When not working at the hospital as a nurse giving...