10 ways to fix pride: it's time to stop complaining about the muscle boys and drag queens and to start applying our queer eyes to a pride parade makeover.
It seems an ideal Gay Pride Day involves getting totally wasted, having hot sex with a tourist or three, and hoping we've made a bigot more open-minded along the way. Right now pride events mean about as much to our struggle for equality as Mardi Gras means to Catholicism with only a fraction of the flair. But I think we can have fun, have sex, and have a point at the same Orate. It just takes some effort.
So I'm starting things off with this list. It's a basic "what's in and what's out" list, but as we're queers, remember--"in" is bad, and "out" is good. Feel free to add, subtract, gripe, or grope. Just do something.
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|Publication:||The Advocate (The national gay & lesbian newsmagazine)|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Jun 22, 2004|
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