Bill’s a little cranky about a new proposal from the folks who want to build casinos in the area. You’ve heard of the “Twinkie defense?” Bill may have just come up with the Twinkie OFFENSE.
In more uplifting news, this weekend at Diva’s Nightclub in Northampton, there’s an event to benefit local Gay Straight Alliance groups. Organizer Suzan Seymour and performer John Brandoli talk about the event, and why even Northampton needs more gay rights advocacy.
Bill may like to joke about how his personal trainer likes to put the hurt on him every week, but the truth is, Lynne Marie Wanamaker is doing what she can to lessen the amount of pain in the world. The suicides of several teenagers over the past year has raised the topic of bullying everywhere – from our local papers to the internet to our favorite TV shows. Lynne Marie and her friend Jenn Bealer discuss the effects of bullying and harassment, especially in regard to the LGBT community, and offer some tips on what you can do to help. They’re also offering a workshop.