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5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 12

1. In a new Harper Collins children’s book out this week, Santa Claus is depicted as a gay man of color. “Santa’s Husband,” written by straight ally Daniel Kibblesmith, features refreshingly mainstream illustra...

LGBT Atlanta Best Bets for Dec. 31 – Jan. 7

New Year's Eve events Regina Simms rocks in the New Year at Friends on Ponce, www.friendsonponce-atl.com The Atlanta Eagle hosts Blackout night, 7 p.m.–2 a.m., www.atlantaeagle.com The Atlanta Hideaway...

5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 31

1. Publix will start offering health benefits to spouses of gay and lesbian employees starting Jan. 1. 2. “Some boys know when they're 5 or 6 that they like men. For me it was fat.” A “chubby chaser” explain...