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Chef Daisy Martinez Talks Dining Out for Life to Fight HIV/AIDS (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 10:40 AM

This week I talked with Chef Daisy Martinez, television personality, author and spokesperson for Dining Out For Life the HIV/AIDS fundraiser. Dining Out For Life hosted by Subaru will take place Thursday April 30th in 60 cities across North America. The event was conceived 25 years ago in Philadelphia and...

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Red Carpet Celebrities Celebrate 25 Years of The Dinah Palm Springs (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted April 13, 2015 | 7:45 AM

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In this exclusive audio montage I talked with celebrities on the Red Carpet at The Dinah Palm Springs which recently celebrated its 25 anniversary. First I talked to comedian Dana Goldberg who performed at "The Dinah Comedy Night" hosted by Suzanne Westenhoefer with...

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Erica Kay-Webster Talks Promise Place School for LGBT Homeless Youth (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 11:14 AM

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This week, I talked with Erica Kay-Webster, Founder of the Foundation For International Justice about the epidemic of homeless LGBT youth in this country. According to a study from the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law approximately 40 percent of homeless young adults in...
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George Brescia Talks Web Series 'Dress Up! With George B Style' (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted April 1, 2015 | 12:41 PM

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This week I talked with George Brescia, style expert and author about his award winning Stage17 reality series Dress Up! with George B Style that just won the Best Reality Series Award at the 2015 Vancouver Web Fest in Vancouver, Canada....

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K.B. Draper Talks The U-haul Diary and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted March 19, 2015 | 6:02 PM

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This week, I talked with K.B. Draper about her new book The U-haul Diary, which is an extremely entertaining and relatable lesbian dating memoir. The title comes from the old U-Haul lesbian joke that lesbians tend to move in together on the...

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Janson Wu Talks U.S. Supreme Court Gay Marriage Case and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2015 | 1:38 PM

jansonwuviagladonetimeuseWith marriage equality headed to United States Supreme Court next month, I talked with Janson Wu, Executive Director of Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD), the architects of marriage equality in this country and co-counsel on DeBoer v. Snyder, one of the upcoming gay...

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Mariah Hanson Talks the Dinah Palm Springs 25th Anniversary and More (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted March 6, 2015 | 11:35 AM

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This week I talked with Mariah Hanson, founder and producer of the legendary Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend that's celebrating its 25th anniversary and takes place in Palm Springs April 1st to April 5th. A quarter-century ago Mariah Hanson launched what would become...

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Jane Clark Talks Filmmaking That Mirrors Diversity and Equality (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 7:29 AM

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This week I talked with director/writer Jane Clark ("Meth Head" & "Elena Undone") about her new comedy horror cult classic "Crazy Bitches". Clark is a fierce straight ally who believes in bringing diversity to all of her films. This movie is about eight gay...

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Walter Naegle Talks About His Relationship With Bayard Rustin and Equality (AUDIO)

(1) Comments | Posted February 19, 2015 | 3:13 PM

In celebration of Black History Month, I talked with Walter Naegle, who was pioneer civil rights activist Bayard Rustin's partner for the last decade of Rustin's life (who died in 1987). Rustin was an advisor to Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., teaching him strategies of nonviolence during the Montgomery Bus...

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Bryan Bishop Talks OUTVETS In Boston's St. Patrick's Day Parade and More (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2015 | 9:15 AM

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This week I talked with Bryan Bishop, Founder and Executive Director of OUTVETS, the first LGBTQ nonpartisan, nonpolitical veterans organization in the nation. OUTVETS mission is to recognize and honor the contributions and sacrifices of LGBTQ veterans through social interaction and...

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Michael Urie Talks New Web Series 'What's Your Emergency' and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2015 | 11:00 PM

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This week I talked with actor Michael Urie (Ugly Betty, Buyer & Cellar, Partners) about directing his new comedy web series "What's Your Emergency" on Stage17, the digital platform that bridges the gap between traditional theatre and new media. "What's Your...

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Cheryl Osimo Talks Breast Cancer Prevention Event and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(1) Comments | Posted January 20, 2015 | 7:33 PM

2015-01-19-MBCCHUFF.jpgThis week I talked with Cheryl Osimo, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC), about their premier fundraising event, "Lesbians & Friends Dance: A Party for Prevention," which takes place Jan. 24 in Boston. MBCC is the only breast cancer nonprofit...

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Josh Sanders Talks Petition to Cancel TLC's My Husband's Not Gay and More (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted January 13, 2015 | 5:57 PM

2015-01-12-JoshHUFF.jpgThis week I talked with Josh Sanders, Director of External Engagement at the GO! Athletes Network, about the Change.org petition he initiated to demand that TLC cancel the reality show My Husband's Not Gay, which promotes the false and...

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Terry Baum Talks Hick: A Love Story: The Romance of Lorena Hickok and Eleanor Roosevelt (AUDIO)

(1) Comments | Posted January 7, 2015 | 1:42 PM

2015-01-05-TerryHUFF.jpgThis week I talked with playwright/actress Terry Baum about her solo play Hick: A Love Story: The Romance of Lorena Hickok and Eleanor Roosevelt.

Lorena Hickok was the most famous woman journalist of her day and the first woman to have a byline...

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Kate Clinton Talks LGBT Year in Review and 2015 LGBT Predictions (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted December 22, 2014 | 4:05 PM

2014-12-22-Kate14HUFF.jpgThis week I talked with Kate Clinton our favorite political humorist for our sixth annual LGBT year in review. As we head into the New Year it's time to reflect on 2014 and chat about what 2015 will bring our LGBT community. This...

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Larry Robinson Talks New Help-Yourself Book Mirror, Mirror and More (AUDIO)

(1) Comments | Posted December 19, 2014 | 8:12 PM

2014-12-17-HUFFMirror.jpgThis week I talked with psychotherapist and life counselor Larry Robinson about his new book, Mirror, Mirror: Reflections of Self: 365-Day Life Journal. Robinson's book evolved from 35 years of counseling both gay and straight clients, and from his Facebook page "Mindful Thinking,"...

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Zeke Stokes Talks New Tie Line, GLAAD and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted December 12, 2014 | 10:37 PM

2014-12-10-HUFFZeke.jpgThis week I talked with Zeke Stokes about his new line of men's ties made in small batches and handcrafted in the U.S.A. just in time for Christmas. Inspired by the high-quality, handmade items of a bygone era, each piece is constructed with...

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Jason Mitchell Talks Wedding Planner Getting Groomed and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(1) Comments | Posted December 4, 2014 | 2:25 PM

2014-12-03-HuffJason.jpgThis week I talked with wedding planner Jason Mitchell about his new organizer, Getting Groomed: The Ultimate Wedding Planner for Gay Grooms, which offers a refreshing approach for gay men planning a wedding or commitment ceremony. Gay couples will learn how to set...

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Justin Luke Zirilli Talks New Book The Gay Gospel and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 10:20 PM

2014-11-26-HuffJustin.jpgThis week I talked with Justin Luke Zirilli about his new book, The Gay Gospel, a survival guide written specifically for 20-something gay men that tackles everything they need to know after coming out. It's a first-of-its-kind guidebook addressing dating, sex, breakups, family...

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Producer Michael Levitt Talks Cause for Paws TV Special and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 9:48 PM

2014-11-19-HUFFLevitt.jpgThis week I talked with TV producer Michael Levitt about his FOX Thanksgiving special Cause for Paws: An All-Star Dog Spectacular. This celebrity-packed extravaganza is focused on raising awareness and funding for shelter dogs so that they receive the love, care and resources...

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