Chicken and vodka: everything a gay man wants

nandospride1The good folks at Nando’s are happy for gay people to buy their chicken. This is great news because their chicken is super tasty and plenty of gay people like to eat it. I love the wild herb sauce and, obviously, the hot peri-peri. Nando’s are so happy for gay people to buy their chicken that they’re bombing this year’s Pride events up and down the country with free rainbow flags (plus Nando’s logo) and discount cards.

“Whatever rocks your socks,” the card says, “have a free ½ chicken on us.” It’s #NandosPride. You might not think that there’s anything connecting an identity around sexuality, gender and relationships with a bit of spicy breast and leg…and you might be right—but we’ll get to that.

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What kind of man do we want running the country?

David Cameron by World Economic Forum via Flickr
David Cameron by World Economic Forum via Flickr

We only have men to choose from really. The next prime minister is going to be either David Cameron or Ed Miliband, regardless of who I vote for. Both men’s parties have enough support to ensure that one of them will form the next government. So as the two prepare to go head to head on TV tonight, it’s worth thinking about who is the better man.

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