Bayard RustinAccording to this assessment on bilerico.com, it's a mixed bunch through history.
Authors, artists, politicians, civil rights leaders.
Oscar Wilde, Gertrude Stein, Abe Lincoln...
(On the floor with that last one? Well, sorry--I guess Abe freed his boyfriend's trouser snake.)
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Each week in The Daily Shot, we have ourselves a drink that we think you should try, too.
Chantal MartineauDream on.The drink: Poet's Dream
The bar: Lantern's Keep (The Iroquois Hotel, 49 West 44th Street, 212-453-4287)
The price: $14
Ingredients: Orange bitters, gin, dry vermouth, and ... More >>
In many cases, gay authors are also aesthetes, and who'd be surprised to learn that they often take an enthusiastic interest in food? (Read about this week's Big Gay Food Blog here.)
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)
Even by modern standards, Wilde was flamboyantly "out." He toured America in velvet ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
December 12, 1968, Vol. XIV, No. 9
Remarks on Leary's Politics of Ecstasy
by Allen Ginsberg
By the late '40s of this memory Century the people I knew best and loved the most had already broken through the crust of old Reason & were dow ... More >>
Jared GruenwaldTropicalia in Furs
In this week's Village Voice Music Section, Charly Wilder tracks down an East Village storehouse of Brazilian psychedelia at Tropicalia in Furs.
Phil Freeman on the Jane's Addiction reunion and three-CD, one-DVD box set, A Cabinet of Curiosities.
Andy Beta talks ... More >>