Transamerica comes to Pittsburgh

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

This weekend, Transamerica opens in Pittsburgh.  This film, which garnered a Best Actress Golden Globe for Felicity Huffman, focuses on the relationship between a transgender woman (Huffman) and the teenage son she didn't know she fathered.  It is playing in one (1) theater — the Cinemagic on Forward Avenue in Squirrel Hill.  (Side note:  Brokeback Mountain is now […]

PG Condemns Anti-Gay Amendment

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

This commonwealth doesn't need to write bigotry into its constitution in the name of misplaced morality. This morning the Post-Gazette editors condemn the bill introduced in the PA House of Representatives that would amend the constitution to “protect marriage.”  The PG notes that the amendment's impace reaches far beyond the queer community, threatening unmarried heterosexual […]

Pgh and Gay Movies

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Brokeback Mountain came to town two weeks ago and opened in two (2) theatres — Loews at the Waterfront and The Manor in Squirrel Hill.  That's it. Fast forward and there are homo curious moviegoeers lined up all over this town.  It is playing in NINE theaters.  Hmmm …. Another point of interest … I […]

Book of Daniel "Cures" a Gay

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Last night episode of the Book of Daniel should appease all the homo-hating fears of the right wingers.  Not one but both gay characters lived down to stereotype and experimented with heterosexual sex.  The self-described “lesbian” sister in law got all hot and bothered by one of the male mafia construction workers, but in all […]

Brokeback Mountain Rocks Pittsburgh

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

L.A. Johnson sums up local reaction to the Pittsburgh opening of Brokeback Mountain Variety reports that from Friday through Sunday, the Pittsburgh theaters in which the film opened grossed more than $20,000, a high figure for even a Hollywood blockbuster. That confirms my unofficial report from Dustin, the Loews' waiter who took care of our […]

KDKA, McIntire and Some Good News

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

The gays swept the Golden Globes last night, taking home Best Actor (Capote), Best Actress (Transamerica), Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Original Song (Brokeback Mountain) for all heavily gay themed performances. Here's what the incomparable Felicity Huffman said during her acceptance of the Best Actress award for her performance as Bree in […]

Monday at 11 is the Lesbian Hour on KDKA with John McIntire

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Tonight your faithful correspondent will talk with ardent lesbian admirer John McIntire during the 11 PM hour on KDKA.  Our topics of conversation will be Brokeback Mountain and other random LGBT issues.  Call in! Sue