The truth behind The Favorite and other Royal same-sex scandals

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  If you are curious to know how much of the Queen’s lesbian affairs in The Favorite are actually true, then you’ll probably want to know about the new tours being held by  the Historic Royal Palace Guides in the UK.   After all throughout the ages the Royal Family had its fair share of its … Continue reading




William Haines : Hollywood’s forgotten queer Hero

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  William (Billy) Haines was a Hollywood queer legend.  The only openly gay movie star who defied the major Studio’s blatant homophobia, and yet from 1930-1933 was their most successful male star.  In fact this record as the Number One Box Office Star who was/is openly gay sadly remains unchallenged some 85 years later. Haines … Continue reading



Britains first-ever gay TV program 23 years ago was such a hoot

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  In 1995 the UK National broadcast the august BBC launched the country’s very first all gay TV show.  Gaytime TV was a  late night comedy and lifestyle magazine that naturally was completely groundbreaking at the time, and although they managed to secure excellent guests like Harvey Fierstein and Martina Navratilova for the very first … Continue reading



Paul Flynn’s GOOD AS YOU : From Prejudice to Pride: 30 Years of Gay Britain is a terrific read

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In his review of 30 years of gay, pop culture, Paul Flynn begins with an auspicious moment in 1984 and the confluence of two, groundbreaking songs.  “Smalltown Boy” by Bronksi Beat and “Relax” by Frankie Goes to Hollywood, were released in the same year.  The former was an achingly beautiful take on the pressures of … Continue reading



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