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"I like taking that fear and turning it on its ear, making people think about how they feel about people who are different from themselves."
"When I wrote about them, I was just trying to tell the stories of their lives at that moment. I hope they are happy wherever they are."
"I have never body painted anyone and I have not been body painted myself. Maybe for the finale they can tag the judges."
"It’s almost come full-circle back to the beginning when there weren’t massive budgets and you had to be a bit more creative. I think that’s exciting."
"By far, the biggest challenge is to maintain the style and charm of this iconic event, while putting my personal spin on it."
"The great thing about club music is that it helps you escape what is going on in the world."
"At a queer event, there is a community of shared knowledge that a queer crowd would already know."
"The beard does one thing now that has not been done in the past in terms of determining sex appeal: it makes attractiveness focus on a person's face."
"I get to wake up every day and do something that I love. For that, I feel so blessed, so humbled."
"Playing music is such an immersive thing, I feel such a strong sense of flow and satisfaction blasting out high notes with a roaring jazz band."
David Ernesto Munar
"It’s my calling to work to better the lives of people affected by HIV. That’s who I am, and that who I’m going to be at Howard Brown."
"Then the escorting stuff started happening and the experiences were a little odd, some of them, and they would really stand out."
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