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Life Insurance Advisor: Out of the Closet

Don McNay | Posted 11.13.2014 | Business
Don McNay

I've called myself other titles, masking that my income comes from the life insurance industry. There are multiple reasons why my lifetime occupation became a semi-hidden secret. The industry itself went through the same kind of identity crisis.

Same Sex Marriage, Taxes and Winning the Lottery

Don McNay | Posted 10.10.2014 | Business
Don McNay

The first step that all seriously committed couples, same sex or heterosexual, should do is find a competent financial planner to help them plot out a well thought out strategy.

Searching for Permanence

Ari Andersen | Posted 04.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Ari Andersen

Technological advancement is considered human advancement, but somewhere along the line, we have become sloppy about keeping up with the very things that make us human. How can anything compare to the words I say as I look into the eyes of someone important to me?

Just Relax and Enjoy It

George Heymont | Posted 10.24.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

A series of shorts that were screened at the recent Frameline 37 Film Festival revealed thrilling combinations of imagination and technique. Some were animated, some were not. What each film boasted, however, was an abundance of fantastical possibilities.

A Chat With ASCAP President Paul Williams, Plus Exclusives from Modern Machines, Eli Mardock, Matthew J. Tow and Creed Bratton

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.01.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Eli Mardock is premiering a new song with us today called "If You're With Me, Then You're Against Me." The haunting and dream-like tune appears on the Nebraskan singer/songwriter's debut full length, Everything Happens For The First Time.

34 Of The Best Songs To Get Your Pride On -- Plus Add Your Own Faves!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Pride month is ramping up to its climax this upcoming weekend, and you probably need some help cultivating your iTunes/Spotify Pride party playlist. ...

Part of the Cosmos: Slow Knights' Exclusive "Shame"

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.19.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

As guitarist of world-renowned electropop band Scissor Sisters, Derek Gruen (aka "Del Marquis") never truly let his voice be heard. But now with the Sisters on indefinite hiatus, Gruen has stepped up the spotlight with his new album Cosmos.

The Ticklish Adventures of a Scissor Gone Solo: An Interview With Del Marquis

Michael Varrati | Posted 03.30.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Varrati

I've always had my eye on the Sister's axe-man, Del Marquis. Maybe it's because he's got his own brand of mysterious cool. Maybe it's because I have a thing for guitarists... or maybe it's because the dude can rock like no other.

Cultural Cavalcade: Top LGBT Culture In 2012

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

With 2012 being an incredibly historic year for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, it's only fitting that the cultural scene...

LOOK: Latino Stars At The Democratic Convention

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 09.07.2012 | Latino Voices

Latino stars took a stand at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte this week. Some familiar faces in the Obama campaign made appearances...

Scissor Sisters At 9:30 Club: HuffPost DC Top 5 For July 2

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 07.02.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR MONDAY, JULY 2 1. Scissor Sisters At 9:30 Club Because they're fun! And whenever we can link to this video, we will. 7 p.m., all ages, s...

George Clinton At Folklife Festival: HuffPost Top 5 For June 27

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.27.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27 1. Folklife Festival Opening Day At National Mall The giant, excellent, free and appropriate for the music-loving fam...

Hotel Pelirocco: Where Craft Lovers, Sex Fiends, and Soul Sisters Meet

Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts

Hotel Pelirocco has been open for over a decade, but the Do Knit Disturb room is the most recent addition to the Rock n Roll themed hotel. Designed by...

Scissor Sisters' 'Shady Love' Gets An Awkward Video

Posted 01.03.2012 | Home

Elementary school kids and indie music might just be an awkward match made in heaven. In the Scissor Sisters' new video for "Shady Love," a group of k...

Will the Tales of the City Musical Leave Behind a Legacy in San Francisco?

Greg Archer | Posted 09.18.2011 | San Francisco
Greg Archer

These are certainly wonderful times for Armistead Maupin -- and imagine the tales he'll be telling a year from now.

On Tour With Lady Gaga: A Conversation With Scissor Sisters' Jake Shears

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.29.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The Scissor Sisters are huge around the world, but in the United States, it seems like they're still a breaking act, and I kind of don't understand that.

WATCH: Denver/Boulder's Weekly Concert Calendar

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

If you're a fan of bluegrass or society's child, Denver and Boulder are set to tune you up this week. On Tuesday, the Infamous Stringdusters roll ...

Kanye, Graffiti and Country Music Royalty Reign at NYFW Parties

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Simona Rabinovitch

Tuesday's big money shindig went down at the brand new Mondrian SoHo hotel. The event's climax was the "money drop" from the Garden Room ceiling, when real dollar bills, drink tickets and fake Kanye cash rained down on the crowd.

Scissor Sisters Offer High-Camp Theatrics, Electro-Driven Pop Grooves At Terminal 5

Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Curtis M. Wong

The throng loitering along 11th Avenue on Wednesday night was an eclectic, gender-blurring mix unlike any other. Club kids in Ed Hardy chatted up drag...

Scissor Sisters Worked On Album For 18 Months, Then Killed It | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

As evidenced by their infectious hit 'Take Your Mama,' disco-pop band Scissor Sisters are serious when it comes to crafting a catchy tune. So after wo...

Music Review: Scissor Sister's Night Work, A Queer & Sexy Mindtrip

Waymon Hudson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Waymon Hudson

I have a confession. I am now, and have always been, hopelessly obsessed with the quirky, queer band Scissor Sisters. But their latest album entitled Night Workis something entirely different.

Play > Skip: New Music for June 29

Shawn Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

The Big Music Machine hits the shuffle button this week with a slate of random releases ready for 4th of July play.

Kylie Minogue Plays Glastonbury - In Thigh Highs & Sheer Lace (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Five years after she pulled out of the festival following a breast cancer diagnosis, Kylie Minogue made her Glastonbury debut Saturday when she came o...