Archive for the ‘In Memoriam’ Category

Posted by on Aug 13th, 2014

Fans of iconic comedian/actor Robin Williams continue to mourn the loss of the star who committed suicide Monday, August 11th »

Posted by on Jul 17th, 2014

One of the greats of American theater, Elaine Stritch, is dead at age 89. Ms Stritch passed away at her »

Posted by on May 1st, 2014

The Seattle Repertory Theatre and the entire Seattle theater community are in mourning today over the overnight passing of The »

Posted by on Apr 28th, 2014

Eladio Preciado, a partner at Julia’s on Broadway and their Vegas style drag show “LeFaux” has released a Facebook invite »

Posted by on Apr 28th, 2014

Seattle’s gay social media scene blew up Sunday, April 27 as the news spread that local performer Kiki Sanchez aka »

Posted by on Jul 13th, 2013

Cory Monteith, the actor who played the adorably awkward Finn Hudson in GLEE died today at age 31, at a »

Posted by on Jun 19th, 2013

Social networks and the news are reporting the death of Sopranos star James Gandolfini, apparently as a result of a »

Posted by on May 18th, 2013

Frankly, I’d never heard of him but I have a hard enough time keeping up with American porn stars…but, I »

Posted by on May 13th, 2013

World Telegram photo by Phyllis Twacht – Courtesy of the Library of Congress If you’re under 30, she may only »

Posted by on Apr 8th, 2013

She was the most iconic of Mouseketeers …sorry, Christina, Justin, Britney and Ryan. Actress/singer Annette Funicello has passed away at »

Posted by on Apr 4th, 2013

Sad news to report. Pulitzer Prize winning film critic for the Chicago Sun-Times, Roger Ebert, known internationally as the co-host »

Posted by on Mar 20th, 2013

He wasn’t gay, but a generation of gay men grew up watching porn legend Harry Reems. To modern eyes, he’s »

Posted by on Feb 5th, 2013

Sad news to report. Gay porn superstar Arpad Miklos took his own life this past Sunday. The Hungarian born performer, »

Posted by on Nov 20th, 2012

Maybe it’s appropriate that it’s wet and gray today…it’s the 14th International Transgender Day of Remembrance and the somberness of »

Posted by on Aug 24th, 2012

Sad news for fans of the Muppets: the man best known as “Sesame Street’s” The Count, Muppeteer Jerry Nelson passed »

Posted by on Aug 10th, 2012

David Rakoff has died. The New York Times is describing him as a writer with a “singular style, which combined »

Posted by on Aug 1st, 2012

Whenever I have a conversation with anyone about queer literary canon, I begin with Gore Vidal. His ballsy, unapologetic sensibility »

Posted by on Jul 27th, 2012

We just received this Facebook invite from Arden Turnbull of Sinfinite Productions about the second public event to honor Scott »

Posted by on Jul 25th, 2012

The death of Scott Kalina this past weekend shocked Capitol Hill and Seattle’s LGBTQ community. To remember Scott and  honor »

Posted by on Jul 23rd, 2012

If you see friends or neighbors or co-workers looking glum tomorrow and you know they grew up in Seattle from »

Posted by on Jul 22nd, 2012

Scott Kalina, a popular and well-loved member of Seattle’s LGBTQ community and Capitol Hill, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012. »

Posted by on Jul 17th, 2012

If you don’t know who Kitty Wells is, you aren’t alone. She’s a nearly forgotten voice in country music, but »

Posted by on Jul 15th, 2012

Iconic film/television/stage actress Celeste Holm has passed away at the age of 95. The Oscar winning actress is best known »

Posted by on Jul 9th, 2012

With a career that spanned six decades, Ernest Borgnine played everything from sweet to sadistic, with the look and charm »

Posted by on Jun 5th, 2012

Last Wednesday, May 30th, Ian Stawicki opened fire at Cafe Racer in North Seattle, leaving 4 dead and others wounded before »

Posted by on May 17th, 2012

Sad news today for the millions of fans of beloved recording artist and singer, Donna Summer who died early today »

Posted by on Apr 18th, 2012

AMERICAN BANDSTAND host, perennial New Year’s ball-dropper, butt of endless cosmetic surgery jokes and the man who made it possible »

Posted by on Apr 5th, 2012

and my heart still breaks a little, to this day. »

Posted by on Mar 2nd, 2012

Andrew Breitbart, Conservative blogger, “journalist”, rabble rouser and,. for all intents and purposes, the heir apparent to the throne of »

Posted by on Feb 29th, 2012

Some upsetting news to report. KOMO radio and television reporter and anchor Eric Slocum committed suicide on February 25th, 2012 »

Posted by on Feb 29th, 2012

Davy Jones of The Monkees has died of a heart attack at 66, according to a report from the medical »

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