Posts Tagged ‘Rufus Wainwright’

Did the Media Black Out Gay Inauguration Celebrations?

Did the MSM leave Melissa in the dark?
The media's short-shrifting of gay inaugural events didn't stop at Rev. Gene Robinson's untelevised prayer at Sunday's Lincoln Memorial concert, says AMERICAblog's John Aravosis.
"There seemed to be a dearth of coverage about the gay and lesbian side of the inaugural festivities. Our readers reported that a number of [...]

The Peoples Inaugural LGBT Gayla Doesn’t Need Rufus Wainwright

College Park City Councilmember Patrick Wojahn explained last night why this Historical Society-held affair earns the "Peoples" designation—the $100 price-tag is significantly cheaper than the week's other gay events. The crown jewel of the gay inaugural balls, the HRC's Tuesday-night "Out for Equality" fete, will feature performances by Melissa Etheridge, Cyndi Lauper, and Rufus Wainwright. [...]