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All posts tagged "capital pride"

  • Outspoken Ep. 32 – Special Capital Pride Edition [video]

    Prior to her showstopping performance as E-Cleff on the Capital Pride Festival Mainstage, Ebone Bell ventured through the crowd to pose some questions about the...

  • Notes on Pride

    Early Sunday morning on Pennsylvania Avenue, I commiserated briefly with a fatigued Capital Pride volunteer who half-jokingly wondered, ''Why do I do this to myself...

  • Label for One

    Save for a bit of tail-wagging at Pride of Pets this Saturday and the June 29 shindig at the White House to celebrate my birthday...

  • The Path to Pride

    Ten years ago I celebrated my first Pride here in Washington. Little did I know what my level of involvement would be now, and I...

  • A Capital Pride

    Mother Nature, always the wild card for D.C.'s many outdoor events, looked as though she were going to insert herself into the story of this...

  • Community Spirits

    I've never been asked our stalwart Coverboy question, ''What position do you play in the big baseball game of life?'' But, in case you were...

  • Legendary Tony Moran to join legendary Jennifer Holliday at Capital Pride!

    Capital Pride announced this morning that renowned DJ Tony Moran will perform with Jennifer Holliday on the MainStage at Sunday’s Capital Pride Festival. Holliday, who...

  • Behind the Covers

    Without people, there is no Pride. That was the guiding thought this year as we put together our ideas for the cover of this 13th...

  • The 2011 Capital Pride Planning Committee

    Capital Pride Board of Directors Michael Lutz, PresidentBernie Delia, Vice PresidentRaymond Panas, SecretaryAnne Scott, TreasurerAndrea FriedmanScott JacksonScott MallanVince MiconeMary ParadiseCheri Lee RoeRobert Turner IIJessie WashingtonJustin...

  • 2011 Capital Pride Community Partners

    AIDS Healthcare FoundationBlair Underwood Healthcare Center Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation known as AHF, is the largest global AIDS organization, offering free HIV testing...

  • Swiss Delicacy

    It might be a little puzzling that Bettina Schelker wrote a song called ''The Honeymoon is Over'' upon marrying the love of her life. But...

  • Madonnarama

    Here's an interesting fact: Adam Guerra has devoted so much of his life to drag and impersonating women, he only just bought his first bottle...

  • Party Monsters

    Want a little news with your nightlife at this year's Capital Pride? The headline party this year is at the Newseum on Friday, June 10,...

  • Mama's Family

    Ashland Miller and Laura Cerulli both feel like the black sheep of their respective families. ''Neither of our mothers feels that way, oddly enough,'' says...

  • Sister Spirit

    ''A lot of female emcees and rappers extra-hard and extra-serious and violent,'' says Be Steadwell, who goes by the nickname B. Steady in the...