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    DIRTY DISCO :: Could This Be The Last Dance?

    DIRTY DISCO ::  This very well may be the last dance for one of Pride Toronto’s most famous stages the Bud Light Dirty Disco South Stage. This stage is a...

    • June 30, 2016
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    SPIRITUALITY :: In Conversation With Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes

    Earlier this month, Reverend Dr. Brent Hawkes pleaded not-guilty to decades-old sex-crime allegations. None of the allegations have been proven in court; Hawkes trial is set to begin November...

    • April 28, 2016
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    POP CULTURE :: The Prince Who Was King

    THE PRINCE WHO WAS KING :: Purple Rain was released in 1984, one of the most provocative movies of its time. I remember, as a pre-teen, a teacher put the film on...

    • April 26, 2016
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    ALEXANDER MCQUEEN :: The Must-Know List

      MCQUEEN MUSTS :: There’s no end for our admiration for the late great queer fashion designer Alexander McQueen (last year’s biography on McQueen, Blood Beneath The Skin is...

    • April 21, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Unfu*king Myself

    FU*K THAT :: When I saw a post by GGN publisher Shaun Proulx on his #ThoughtRevolution Facebook page which read, “Unfu*ck Yourself. Be who you were before all that stuff...

    • April 21, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Judy Dlugacz – Building An Empire From Nothing

    EMPOWERMENT :: Judy Dlugacz is living proof that success – tycoon size – can be created from scratch. By creating her own lane, listening to her inner-genius, and daring to...

    • April 7, 2016
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    SELF CARE :: I Have a Mental Illness

    MENTAL ILLNESS :: I have been diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder a.k.a. GAD, chronic anxiety and most recently depression. Depression? Me? I thought only those who couldn’t get out...

    • January 27, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Thank Goodness For Optimism

    THE POWER OF OPTIMISM :: One year ago I was in the emergency room sitting quietly beside death. It was hard to tell who was who as the only real difference was...

    • January 27, 2016
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    EMPOWERMENT :: Throw Yourself Into The Universe

    THROW YOURSELF INTO THE UNIVERSE :: It’s been a week since I’ve been home in Toronto. I rise to the city’s winter chill streaming through the cracked window, swirling at...

    • January 25, 2016
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    GAY PARENTING :: (Insert Question Mark Here)

    GAY PARENTING :: Being a gay dad is not as extraordinary as people may think. I have three children and having them is the extraordinary thing. They are intrinsically linked...

    • January 14, 2016
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    HAPPY HOLIDAYS :: Choose From Three Holiday Wallpapers

    HOLIDAY WALLPAPERS :: Each year we receive so many compliments when we send out our annual holiday card (kudos must go to graphic artist Ajay Thapa), so this year we’ve...

    • December 8, 2016
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    INTERVIEW :: Salim ‘Slam’ Gauwloos

        EXCLUSIVE :: GGN publisher Shaun Proulx was in New York City earlier this year to meet up with Salim “Slam” Gauwloos, best known from dancing in Madonna’s Blonde...

    • December 1, 2016
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    INTERVIEW :: One-On-One With Boomer Banks

        EXCLUSIVE :: GGN publisher Shaun Proulx was in New York City earlier this year to meet up with one of the biggest and fastest rising porn stars in...

    • November 24, 2016
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    MONEY :: Avoid Holiday Debt

    AVOID HOLIDAY DEBT :: What would happen to Christmas if Santa was in debt?  Would he max out his credit cards (I wonder what his credit limit is!) or declare that...

    • November 22, 2016
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    RELATIONSHIPS :: My Would-Be Gentleman

    RELATIONSHIPS :: My Would-Be Gentleman - It was a brisk, wet evening and I had already walked three city blocks in the rain. This was before my evening had unravelled,...

    • November 17, 2016
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