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Bobby & Danny's Big Gay Brunch #HandsOffMyEggs (PHOTOS)

Bobby & Danny's Big Gay Brunch #HandsOffMyEggs (PHOTOS)

20 April 2014

abcde events put on their first ever Easter edition of the Big Gay Brunch and proved that Easter is one of the gayest holidays out there, right behind Gay Pride and ...

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ArtErotica 2014 (PHOTOS)

ArtErotica 2014 (PHOTOS)

06 April 2014

Austin's kinky side came out Saturday night for the Octopus Club's annual ArtErotica benefit for the the Paul Kirby Emergency Fund at AIDS Services of Austin.

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OutCast 307: April 1, 2014

OutCast 307: April 1, 2014

02 April 2014

Jimmy Flannigan, who stepped down as president of the Austin Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce this week to focus his efforts on his run for Austin City Council Dist...

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Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Reportedly Near Death

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Reportedly Near Death

16 March 2014

According to his estranged son Nathan, Fred Phelps, the founder and former pastor of the Westboro Baptist Church, is “on the edge of death” at Midland Hospice house ...

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Two Dead, Dozens Injured After Driver Crashes Through Crowd at SXSW

Two Dead, Dozens Injured After Driver Crashes Through Crowd at SXSW

13 March 2014

Two dead and 23 injured after a driver crashed through a barricade and drove through a crowd of pedestrians in front of Mohawk during the South by Southwest Music Fe...

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News

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India top court recognises transgenders as 'third gender'

15 April 2014

India top court recognises transgenders as 'third gender'

India's highest court ruled Tuesday that a person can be legally recognised as gender-neutral, a lan...

Turkey's gay groups sound alarm over separate prisons plan

15 April 2014

Turkey's gay groups sound alarm over separate prisons plan

Gay rights groups in Turkey expressed alarm Tuesday at a government-led project to build prisons onl...

World Bank head meets poor-country gays on discrimination

11 April 2014

World Bank head meets poor-country gays on discrimination

Gay leaders from developing countries held a private meeting Friday with World Bank President Jim Yo...

Crimean gays fear life under Russia

09 April 2014

Crimean gays fear life under Russia

Out LGBT people in the Crimea, which declared independence from Ukraine and was annexed by the Russi...

ArtErotica 2014

01 April 2014

ArtErotica 2014

The Octopus Club returns to the Old Home Depot in North Austin for ArtErotica, their annual fundrais...

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Reportedly Near Death

16 March 2014

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Reportedly Near Death

According to his estranged son Nathan, Fred Phelps, the founder and former pastor of the Westboro Ba...

Radio Network Fires Host Who Said Liberal Profs Should Be ‘Taken Out and Shot’

14 March 2014

Radio Network Fires Host Who Said Liberal Profs Should Be ‘Taken Out and Shot’

American Family Radio — a division of the far-right anti-LGBT organization the American Family Assoc...

Two Dead, Dozens Injured After Driver Crashes Through Crowd at SXSW

13 March 2014

Two Dead, Dozens Injured After Driver Crashes Through Crowd at SXSW

Two dead and 23 injured after a driver crashed through a barricade and drove through a crowd of pede...

KS Tea Party: Legalize Discrimination Against LGBT Citizens

24 February 2014

KS Tea Party: Legalize Discrimination Against LGBT Citizens

The Wichita-based Tea Party group Kansans for Liberty is beseeching state senators who are refusing ...

Arts

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Austin Lyric Opera presents 'Tosca'

27 January 2014

Austin Lyric Opera presents 'Tosca'

Giacomo Puccini's world-renown masterpiece comes to the Long Center stage for the first time as the ...

Peking Acrobats Tumble In To Austin

21 January 2014

Peking Acrobats Tumble In To Austin

Straight from Beijing to Dell Hall, The Peking Acrobats are bringing their centuries-tested, astonis...

Architects of Air Returns to the Long Center

20 January 2014

Architects of Air Returns to the Long Center

The Long Center announced the return of Architects of Air to the West Lawn, January 24-February 2. A...

MAN OF LA MANCHA At Long Center For Two Shows

12 January 2014

MAN OF LA MANCHA At Long Center For Two Shows

The ‘Impossible Dream’ musical is back! The national tour of Man of La Mancha will be at the Long Ce...

ZACH Theatre presents IN THE NEXT ROOM

08 January 2014

ZACH Theatre presents IN THE NEXT ROOM

Zach Theatre presents IN THE NEXT ROOM OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY, a stimulating, funn...

Long Center Celebrates the New Year with Salute to Vienna

12 December 2013

Long Center Celebrates the New Year with Salute to Vienna

In a tribute to Vienna’s Neujahrskonzert tradition, the Long Center celebrates the New Year season w...

Blue Man Group Returns to Austin

05 December 2013

Blue Man Group Returns to Austin

The Long Center kicks off the new year with the hugely popular Blue Man Group and four shows featuri...

The Nearest Air: A Survey of Works by Waltercio Caldas

22 October 2013

The Nearest Air: A Survey of Works by Waltercio Caldas

The Blanton Museum of Art presents the first U.S. career survey of Brazilian contemporary artist Wal...

Imperial Augsburg: Renaissance Prints and Drawings, 1475-1540

03 October 2013

Imperial Augsburg: Renaissance Prints and Drawings, 1475-1540

Blanton Museum brings Renaissance prints, drawings and artifacts from the National Gallery of Art to...

Entertainment

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Bobby & Danny's Big Gay Brunch #HandsOffMyEggs (PHOTOS)

20 April 2014

Bobby & Danny's Big Gay Brunch #HandsOffMyEggs (PHOTOS)

abcde events put on their first ever Easter edition of the Big Gay Brunch and proved that Easter is ...

ArtErotica 2014 (PHOTOS)

06 April 2014

ArtErotica 2014 (PHOTOS)

Austin's kinky side came out Saturday night for the Octopus Club's annual ArtErotica benefit for the...

SXSW 2014: Queerty's LGBT@SXSW Cocktail Mixer (PHOTOS)

10 March 2014

SXSW 2014: Queerty's LGBT@SXSW Cocktail Mixer (PHOTOS)

The gay news and gossip site, Queerty, hosted what was apparently their first SXSW event with a cock...

SXSW 2014: aGLIFF27 SXSW Brunch (PHOTOS)

08 March 2014

SXSW 2014: aGLIFF27 SXSW Brunch (PHOTOS)

The Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival hosted their annual SXSW mixer for LGBTQI and a...

SXSW 2014: #BigGay Kickoff Party (PHOTOS)

07 March 2014

SXSW 2014: #BigGay Kickoff Party (PHOTOS)

therepubliq and the Austin Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosted their second annual #BigGay Kick...

Bobby & Danny's Big Gay Brunch #EatYourFeelings (PHOTOS)

09 February 2014

Bobby & Danny's Big Gay Brunch #EatYourFeelings (PHOTOS)

abcde events presented Bobby & Danny's Big Gay Brunch #EatYourFeelings at 219 West this past week. G...

Anthony Starble: 'Oh Father' (WATCH)

27 January 2014

Anthony Starble: 'Oh Father' (WATCH)

Los Angeles-based Anthony Starble puts himself out there with a raw lyrical ballad, “Oh Father,” the...

SNL mocks Putin in skit featuring ‘less talented, but undeniably heterosexual figure skaters’

26 January 2014

SNL mocks Putin in skit featuring ‘less talented, but undeniably heterosexual figure skaters’

The cold open of last night’s Saturday Night Live addressed the controversy surrounding Vladimir Put...

'Duck Dynasty' ratings tumble to lowest numbers since 2012

24 January 2014

'Duck Dynasty' ratings tumble to lowest numbers since 2012

Ratings for the A&E show “Duck Dynasty” have fallen to their lowest point since 2012 in the wake of ...

Sports

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UMass Basketball Player Comes Out

09 April 2014

UMass Basketball Player Comes Out

University of Massachusetts player Derrick Gordon has come out as the first openly gay player in Ame...

Hitzlsperger says gay footballers still face battle

09 February 2014

Hitzlsperger says gay footballers still face battle

Retired German footballer Thomas Hitzlsperger, who has come out as gay, believes that there is "a lo...

Austin Goldstars Prepare for Spring Season

07 February 2014

Austin Goldstars Prepare for Spring Season

Now that the Super Bowl is over, let's talk about the game that over 3 billion fans call "football" ...

English clubs join anti-homophobia campaign

05 February 2014

English clubs join anti-homophobia campaign

Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool are among 11 Premier League clubs that have signed up to a ...

AGBL Winter 2014 Season Begins January 16

09 January 2014

AGBL Winter 2014 Season Begins January 16

The Austin Gay Basketball League's Winter 2014 Season will tip off for another season on Thursday, J...

PSG's Alex Costa in Homophobia Row

08 January 2014

PSG's Alex Costa in Homophobia Row

Paris Saint-Germain's former Chelsea defender Alex has provoked accusations of homophobia by claimin...

Rogers completes move to LA Galaxy

25 May 2013

Rogers completes move to LA Galaxy

Until about a month ago, Robbie Rogers had no interest in being one of the highest-profile openly ga...

AGBL Winter 2013 Season Begins January 10

28 December 2012

AGBL Winter 2013 Season Begins January 10

The Austin Gay Basketball League's Winter 2013 Season will tip off for another season on Thursday, J...

Volleyball Austin Championship Games This Week

04 November 2012

Volleyball Austin Championship Games This Week

Volleyball Austin ends its second season this Thursday at the Austin Sports Center in South Austin w...

Health

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k.d. lang is in your phone, trying to get you to relax

16 January 2014

k.d. lang is in your phone, trying to get you to relax

A new smartphone app called “Stop, Breathe and Think” offers users of all ages a way to experience t...

CDC: Most New Syphilis Cases Are Gay, Bi Men

12 January 2014

CDC: Most New Syphilis Cases Are Gay, Bi Men

A new report from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention shows rates for sexually transmitted...

Family Tree Dental Group Offers Free Dental Service Day

07 January 2014

Family Tree Dental Group Offers Free Dental Service Day

Family Tree Dental Group to open its doors to the community for no-charge exams, cleanings, extracti...

Surviving Mother’s Day

09 May 2013

Surviving Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is approaching and while this can be an uplifting time for many of us, some in our comm...

Medicine In Motion Offering Up Free Workout Sessions

29 January 2013

Medicine In Motion Offering Up Free Workout Sessions

Local sports medicine and physical rehabilitation center is hosting a series of free workout session...

Gay Men and Eating Disorders

17 January 2013

Gay Men and Eating Disorders

Eating disorders like bulimia and anorexia have long been thought of as problems mainly for women, b...

New Year's Resolutions for Athletes

08 January 2013

New Year's Resolutions for Athletes

The Austin Sports Doctors at Medicine in Motion offer some resolutions that athletes of all ages and...

West Nile Confirmed in Travis County

24 July 2012

West Nile Confirmed in Travis County

Health officials have confirmed the first case of West Nile virus in Travis County, amid reports of ...

7 Tips To Stay Sane While Traveling

29 June 2011

7 Tips To Stay Sane While Traveling

Does the thought of that next trip stress you out? Check out these tips from personal trainer, YouTu...

Life

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Houston Church Opts Not to Defect From Denomination

23 February 2014

Houston Church Opts Not to Defect From Denomination

In a narrow vote Sunday, the congregation of the First Presbyterian Church in Houston opted not to l...

Illinois bishop: ‘Punish’ LGBT people like children if they get married

28 January 2014

Illinois bishop: ‘Punish’ LGBT people like children if they get married

A Catholic bishop who performed an exorcism after the state of Illinois legalized same-sex marriage ...

Equality Texas Host LGBTQ Estate Planning Presentation on Long-Term Care

27 January 2014

Equality Texas Host LGBTQ Estate Planning Presentation on Long-Term Care

Equality Texas and New York Life team up to present a public education forum titled, "LGBT Estate Pl...

Is Your Sex Ed F-ing Up Your Sex Life?

15 January 2014

Is Your Sex Ed F-ing Up Your Sex Life?

Austin therapist, Adam Maurer, LMFT-Associate, LPC-Intern, explores how we learn about sex and the i...

Summary of Income Tax Filing Guidance to Same-Sex Couples

14 January 2014

Summary of Income Tax Filing Guidance to Same-Sex Couples

Gay and lesbian couples holding a valid marriage certificate from a state that recognizes same-sex m...

Eighty percent of congregation quits after Indiana church forces out gay choir director

13 January 2014

Eighty percent of congregation quits after Indiana church forces out gay choir director

A church in Indiana has seen about 80 percent of its members leave after a gay choral director was f...

Anti-LGBT baker tells Fox News that Jesus ‘wants me’ to deny cakes to gay couples

10 December 2013

Anti-LGBT baker tells Fox News that Jesus ‘wants me’ to deny cakes to gay couples

A Colorado baker on Tuesday told Fox & Friends host Elisabeth Hasselbeck that he would be willing to...

Anti-LGBT activist slams church over ‘effeminate’ Jesus

18 November 2013

Anti-LGBT activist slams church over ‘effeminate’ Jesus

An anti-Muslim retired lieutenant general who now serves as the Family Research Council (FRC) execut...

Pat Buchanan upset by Pope Francis: He is losing the culture war

15 November 2013

Pat Buchanan upset by Pope Francis: He is losing the culture war

Pope Francis is bordering on moral relativism by refusing to berate atheists and condemn LGBT indivi...

Travel

Top 10 LGBT Travel Trends of 2013

23 December 2013

Top 10 LGBT Travel Trends of 2013

Community Market & Insights has released key findings from its Annual LGBT Travel Survey. Now in its...

The Gay Travel Guru does Thailand

03 May 2013

The Gay Travel Guru does Thailand

Austin's own Bryan Kosarek's new role as GayTravel.com's Gay Travel Guru takes him across the Pacifi...

AirTran and United Add Austin-San Jose Del Cabo Nonstop

03 May 2013

AirTran and United Add Austin-San Jose Del Cabo Nonstop

Two U.S. carriers add seasonal non-stop service between Austin and the sunny beaches at the southern...

Business

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AT&T Condemns Russian Anti-Gay Law

04 February 2014

AT&T Condemns Russian Anti-Gay Law

US telecoms giant AT&T came out Tuesday against Russia's anti-gay law, as activists ramped up a glob...

NGLCC, AGLCC Host LBGT Business Enterprise Seminar at Austin Procurement Fair

08 January 2014

NGLCC, AGLCC Host LBGT Business Enterprise Seminar at Austin Procurement Fair

A seminar on becoming certified as an LBGT Business Enterprise will be presented Friday, J...

AGLCC Announces Nominees for 2013 Awards

10 December 2013

AGLCC Announces Nominees for 2013 Awards

Austin's Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce releases list nominees for the annual Chamber Awards ...

AGLCC September Networking Happy Hour  (PHOTOS)

20 September 2013

AGLCC September Networking Happy Hour (PHOTOS)

Austin business owners and those looking to connect with them came out to the Work It Personal Train...

StartOut Austin Presents Austin Investment Event

16 September 2013

StartOut Austin Presents Austin Investment Event

The Austin chapter of the LGBT entrepreneur consortium, StartOut, will host an informational semina...

Local Gay-Owned Vodka Brand Launches in Austin

06 February 2013

Local Gay-Owned Vodka Brand Launches in Austin

Gay Austin entrepreneurs launch a new vodka brand based in Austin with a plan for "partying for a gr...

Office Depot Awarded NGLTF 2013 Corporate Leadership Award

31 January 2013

Office Depot Awarded NGLTF 2013 Corporate Leadership Award

The office products and services provider was recognized by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force ...

Offline Matchmaker for Gay Professionals Opens in Austin

15 January 2013

Offline Matchmaker for Gay Professionals Opens in Austin

He’s For Me™ to offer offline matchmaking services for professional gay men looking for traditional ...

AGLCC Elects New Board of Directors

15 November 2012

AGLCC Elects New Board of Directors

The Austin Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce elected its newly enlarged Board of Directors for 2...

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