If my mother was alive she’d be on that float with me. She loved her fans and knew she was a gay icon.
-” Lorna Luft, daughter of Judy Garland, to The Australian on her Mardi Gras parade appearance.
This is the event that changes people’s lives.
-” Mardi Gras president Julie Regan to SMH’s Jeni Porter on Mardi Gras.
What sexual liberation has done for these miserable wenches is enough to start a run on chastity belts.
-” The ever miserable Miranda Devine on the Sex & The City girls.
Most calls are related to glass cuts or injured ankles from people wearing high-heeled shoes.
-” The Ambulance Services Director of Operational Services Michael Willis to the Daily Tele on Mardi Gras parade night.
I’m not offered parts of non-gay characters, I’m sure you could categorise that as -˜hurting one’s career.’
-” American Actor Jim Bullock, the voice of Showtime’s queer cult hit Queer Duck, on the consequences of coming out in the early 1990s.
Unlike last year police will have a no-tolerance policy: those who overdose will be arrested.
-” Palm Springs police chief Lee Weigel explains his department’s approach to this year’s White Party in Palm Springs to the Palm Springs Desert Sun.
After Rosie made jokes about being -˜Lebanese’ in 96, she was mailed tons of recipes for baba ghanoush!
-” The Village Voice’s Michael Musto on Rosie O’Donnell’s protracted coming out, pointing out that sometimes you have to say what you mean.