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  • Outspoken #42 – Flag Hags

    Host Ebone Bell wanders onto the field of the DC Gay Flag Football League's Quarter-Finals where she queries players on the McRib and sleeping with...

  • Life in the Fast Lanes

    The Capital Halloween Invitational Tournament (CHIT) is celebrating its 30th Anniversary Oct. 28 through Oct. 30 at the AMF Annandale Lanes in Annandale. The annual...

  • Wrestling coach Hudson Taylor [video]

    Hudson Taylor, a three time All American winner during his college years, and currently a wrestling coach at Columbia University, addressed the crowd at Team...

  • Athletic Achievements

    Team DC, Washington's support organization for LGBT sports leagues, will honor athletes and allies at its fourth annual awards reception, Saturday, Oct. 22. The organization...

  • The Melancholy Sadness

    Women's professional tennis has been a hotbed for social change, from the hear-us-roar launch of the women's pro tour in the 1970s to the emergence...

  • Ben Cohen at the 2011 HRC National Dinner [video]

    Metro Weekly's Justin Stewart talks with international rugby star and LGBT ally Ben Cohen on the red carpet at the 2011 HRC National Dinner, Saturday,...

  • Autumn's Athletes

    As the slightest chill creeps back into the weather and the mercury-popping summer recedes, some will no doubt feel a bit more spring in their...

  • Team DC's Night Out at the Nationals [video]

    The seventh annual Team DC Night Out at the Nationals drew more than 3,400 LGBT fans out for a night of baseball and camaraderie, capped...

  • 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...

  • Play Ball!

    Once upon a time, there was a section of the Anacostia waterfront that thrived with businesses catering to the gay community. In 2006, those businesses...

  • Out on the Field

    Don't be late for Night Out at the Nationals. The festivities begin before the first pitch, and include a host of LGBT notables. Team DC...

  • Extra Outings

    This year Team DC's ''Night Out'' makes a leap beyond baseball, hosting three other Night Out events, beginning with the July 21 Night Out at...

  • Do It! with Justin – Match Point

    Join Justin as he brushes up on his forehand and backhand at a drill session put on by the Capital Tennis Association. And yes, Justin...

  • Ben Cohen brings his Acceptance Tour to DC [video]

    International rugby star Ben Cohen, who is straight but extremely gay supportive, brought his Acceptance Tour to Town Danceboutique on Tuesday, May 24 for a...

  • Outspoken, Ep. 31 – Touch or Tackle? [video]

    For this episode of Outspoken, Ebone Bell ventures into the D.C. Divas season afterparty at Lace nightclub and asks the ladies if they prefer touch...