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Hello, Barb-y Girl

Babs is back! Beloved gay icon, Barbra Streisand, debuted a brand-new album yesterday. Walls features original issue-driven songs (see the video for the first single below), as well as melancholy covers of tunes such as Imagine, What a Wonderful World and Happy Days Are Here Again. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNrj87Q-4Yk As always, her luscious voice takes center stage with beautiful…

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Anything-But-Plain Jane

Most of us only know Jane Fonda from her work in Hollywood. Or watching our moms dance around the house in aerobic frenzies. 9 to 5, Barbarella and Grace & Frankie all have special places in our heart. But for many, she will always be known as the embodiment of controversy for her…

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Without Su, We’d Have No Ru

All hail the Queen of the Night. That’s the moniker given to beloved Gothamite and avant-garde fashion icon, Susanne Bartsch. For the on-the-scene and in-the-know movers and shakers of New York City, she’s a household name (and face) no matter what you call her. She launched the careers of new-generation…

Dallas
Ironic, Iconic & Quite Possibly Some Parts Bionic

The Rose Room is about to welcome the world’s most famous divas. And the drag queens taking over their souls for a night. A week from Sunday, join us at Icon The Show, a Rose Room drag spectacle that’s always a hoot and three-quarters. Featuring legendary drag superstars Hot Chocolate,…

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Four Queens Beat Being Straight

We’re not much into gambling, but we definitely know that in poker four queens are tough to beat. Same holds true at The Rose Room this Sunday, except this is one instance where four queens equal a full house. Hosted by the ever-sassy Cassie Nova, Icon The Show features the tremendous drag…

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Ann With A Plan

We met Ann Richards once. And she was an absolute bitch. Once we got over the shock of the snub after telling her how much we admired her, however, we realized that it was this same strong personality (and wicked sense of humor) that made us love her in the first…

Giveaways
Looking For The Juiciest Biography Of The Year? Dunne!

Dominick Dunne spent much of his life in the closet. But in many ways, that only added to the allure and mystique of the famed Vanity Fair journalist, known for living an otherwise very public life while covering the crimes of the rich and famous. From O.J. Simpson and the Menendez brothers…

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Happy Kwanza

Coming soon to video screens in gay bars and clubs everywhere: the latest from the newest dance diva on our bedazzled radar, Kwanza Jones. Watch the video for Time to Go, the new single from her upcoming album (out this summer). She’s like the lovechild of Lady Gaga and Nicki…

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Strei, Strei Again

We now return to Gay List Daily Jeopardy already in progress. Your Final Jeopardy Answer: The elevator, the cocktail lounge on a Carnival Cruise and the gold-leafed home of an old queen flouncing about in a silk caftan. Question: What are three places you’re guaranteed to hear a Barbra Streisand…