HOUSTON VOICE • DECEMBER 31,1999
OUT ON THE BAYOU
"I'm single and available. If I
had a personal life, I'd have a sexual orientation."
—Gore 2000 Campaign Manager
Donna Brazile, December
"Gays in the military, I find
absurd. I came from a time when
people were being killed by our
government in a war in Vietnam.
My cousins and school friends
came back in pieces in body bags."
—Novelist Felice Picano, December
Boys vM be boys (and gids)
"Talk about a motivator. I had
gotten in the best shape of my life.
We should all have to be naked on
"This is the hardest thing I
have ever had to do, but I
owe it to our fans, as well
as to myself, to be completely honest. I know this
may come as a bombshell to
our followers. Many of them
may be upset. I only hope
the understand how important it is for me to reveal I
—Stephen Gately, 23, of the Irish
band Boyzone, July
stage all the time. I lost 30 pounds
and lived at the gym and tanning
salon. Before the Second Act, you'd
see us doing crunches in the wings
and pushups and lunges. Boobs,
butt, and abs; boobs, butt, and
—Actor Paul Hope on his role in a
Houston production of "Love! Valour!
"I was making a joke the other
day that I'm a 'female-bodied
Southern gentleman.' I identify as a
trans, but it's hard to describe that to
people in a way that readers understand it... I don't really know how to
say it, but I don't feel like a lesbian
—Recording artist Angela Motter, April
"She's a rather spunky kind of lady,
extremely outspoken and much more
modern than the other women—
that sounds familiar, doesn't it?"
—Lily Tomlin on "Georgie," the lesbian
character she plays in "Tea with
"There are actually women out
there who are shaped like Barbie,
but they're not real women. There
are drag queens who do a good
Barbie. Men have no hips. With the
help of some surgery and some male
genes, it's funny that they can be this
—Houston City Councilwoman Annise
"My gay fans have been so
loyal, and so great—at times-
when other fans weren't there.
Gay fans usually love you when
you're in the dumps, the toilet. I
have a very Judy Garland feeling
about it. It's a special thing."
"A great nude photograph of
"Nightlife is a subject that
has always fascinated
me... Why do we all have
to go out at night?
What is it we're searching
—Neil Tennant on the Pet Shop
Boys' new album "Nightlife," October
Martha Stewart and David
Letterman's job. I think that's not
asking too much."
—Comic Suzanne Westenhoefer's
Christmas list, November
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