Azealia Banks Compares LGBT Community to the KKK

If only Azealia were in the news for her music.   Just last week, Banks caused a firestorm when a video of her calling a flight attendant a "fucking faggot" went viral. While she took to Twitter to defend herself the next day, her account was immediately protected and several of the tweets were deleted. She later responded saying, “I am bisexual. My brother is trans. My employees are all gay men. Nothing else to say.”

Trinity K Bonet Joins The Cast Tha Life Atlanta Season 2: Show Returns Oct 31

George Smith's Tha Life Atlanta is a reality show that follows the life of six black gay men making moves in Atlanta.  While there are some familiar faces coming back, including George Smith himself, Trinity K. Bonet will also be joining the cast.

If Trinity's face looks familiar its because she was a contestant on Logo's Rupaul's Drag Race Season 6.

In the trailer for Season 2, Smith also teases that in addition to Tha Life Atlanta, Tha Life Houston and Tha Life NYC are also in the works.

Ballroom Throwbacks Presents-How Does Society View Gays and Trans: A Discussion

From the people who brought you your favorite web series Triangle and of course all those great ballroom throwback videos comes an honest and frank discussion about how society views gay and trans citizens.  The three part series covers and array of topics and opinions from how the media responds to the murders of trans women, proper pronouns and being black ang gay in America. 

Miss Lawrence Opens Up About His Time on Atlanta Housewives- "I Was The Token Gay"

In a recent interview with BET reality star/singer and now actor Miss Lawrence dished on what is was like being on Atlanta Housewives and then appearing on his own show Fashion Queens and the backlash he recieved from the LGBT community.

From BET:

Are you playing yourself on Empire?
I am! I started out in performing arts so now I'm able to go back to performing arts on my own terms, being comfortable and walking in full acceptance and truth of who I really am.

Watch: Justin Monster Labeija Gets His 10's At The King of Arms Ball

Each year for the past few years now, artist Rashaad Newsome holds "The King of Arms Art Ball," a night that mixes performance and vogue in New York City.  Each year is full of excitement and standout performances and this year was no different.  With performance legends Dawn Ebony, Lola Mizrahi, and Leiomy Maldonado, on standby to judge Each competition featured performers getting down to "Jersey House" beats by DJ MikeQ and Byrrell The Great.

TS Madison Hinton Has The Perfect Response To Waka Flaka's Anti Trans Comments

Always telling it like it T.I.S TS Madison recently responded to rapper Waka Flaka Flames anti trans statements.  Waka Flaka recently appeared on the Breakfast Club radio show where he spoke out against Caitlyn Jenner and trans individuals, calling them evil.

Speaking to Charlamagne Tha God on The Breakfast Club, Flocka suggested that undergoing a gender transition was the work of the devil, not God.

"You know what the world is today? Women are afraid to be a wife and young males are afraid to be men," the reality star said, via The Hollywood Reporter.

Video: Azealia Banks Has Altercation With Flight Attendant: Calls Him A Fucking Faggot

I feel like yelling at Azealia like Tyra Banks did to Tiffany and go "We were all rooting for you!"  She's smart, and outspoken and makes decent music, but she always finds a way to get herself in some type of trouble and bullshit.  Case in point this.

According to TMZ:

A passenger sitting next to Banks tells TMZ, when the Delta flight landed just before 1 AM Tuesday, Azealia made a beeline for the front door. She had been sitting in seat 6A but a French couple in the 3rd row was blocking her exit as they pulled their luggage from the overhead bin.

Throwback Thursday: That Time Leiomy Death Dropped Out Of A Play Pen

Hard to believe this video is almost 6 Years old.  I've seen Leiomy do matrix spins, dip off a table and death drop off a stage, but for some reason this video always does the most for me.  The entire video is good but Ley comes in around 3:50.  She did Alloura proud. 

Memorial Service Planned for Mehran Chestnut aka King B - KB Love

A memorial is being held for Mehran Chestnut also known as King B on Saturday September 19, 2015.  Chestnut was found dead in a Hyatt Atlanta Midtown hotel room on September 3rd.  He was only 24.

According to the Atlanta police incident report, he was discovered clutching a bottle of poppers by a date he'd met online.

‘[The man] stated that they both fell asleep around 12.30am and when he woke up, he tried to wake Mr Chestnut but he was not responding,’ according to the incident report.

Partying To Death: Drug Abuse In The LGBT Community

Over the past year I've lost 2 friends to drug overdoses and have read the stories of countless others.  I felt like I had stood by and watched my friend kill themselves.  Could I have done more?  What if I had been there that last time could I have saved them? 

While drug and alcohol abuse are not exlcusive to the LGBT community many of us face a unique set of circumstances that may make us more susceptible to substance abuse.