Selene Luna and I got all dressed up and went to the premiere of Dancing with the Stars last night to watch the gayest season yet. You have the incredible Carson Kressley, the adorable Chaz Bono and the beautiful Ricki Lake all competing and I really think it is going to be a disco bloodbath. It’s fag-on-trans-on-fag-hag-violence. There is so much GLBT happening I can’t Read More
I love this! Please vote for it in KoreAm’s Kpop video remake contest!
Voting link: http://iamkoream.com/krazykpop/
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From: Elena Chang
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2010 16:33:03 -0500
Subject: first queer korean remake of a kpop video
hello margaret cho & team !!!
My name is Elena, also a member of Q-Wave (queer women of asian descent for visibility & empowerment)
I Read More
Here’s a video I made for Dan Savage’s “It Gets Better” project…this is such an important issue and its all about the kids!
I am proud of our performance on Dancing with the Stars. We danced our collective ass off, represented the community with a fabulous rainbow flag and got a really important message of pride and self esteem across in a very exuberant way. Watching the show back, I actually didn’t notice he mistakes that I made! Perhaps I had learned it wrong to begin with! That Read More
This week we are telling a story with our dance. Our storyline is my story. When I did TV the first time, what seems like so many years ago, I was told I was too overweight to play myself – I became so sick with anorexia, I almost died. This story is about how I overcame feeling self doubt, and became beautiful to myself. This Read More
Get involved in the We Give a Damn Campaign against anti-gay bulling in schools at WeGiveaDamn.org
We danced so hard last night. My feet are pounding. I can feel my heart beat in them. The satin dance shoes are too narrow for me, so the bands cut into my toes. There are huge blisters. Still, they are getting calloused over, because I am not giving up. I am dancing through.
I loved the jive, and our song “Dreaming” by Blondie is Read More