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July 5, 2013

Man shouts gay slurs before shooting St Pete Pride parade spectator in the leg with a BB gun

A man shouting gay slurs shot a spectator in the leg with a BB gun at the largest Pride parade in Florida last Saturday. 

Cornelius Davis, 20, was arrested and held on a $100,000 bail (€77,000) for shooting at people attending St Pete Parade from a bar's second floor window in St Petersburg near Tampa, eastern Florida.

The victim, Eric, who did not give his last name, is pushing for Davis to be charged with a hate crime.

August 25, 2012

As Republican National Convention comes to Florida, a gay Florida 'spa' is hoping to reap the benefits

A gay Florida bathhouse is hoping to reap the benefits as the Republican National Convention comes to town next week.

As Joe. My. God. Blogger Joe Jervis reported, Ybor Resort and Spa will be offering GOP delegates free admission.

The spa, which describes itself as the ‘largest, all gay, private men’s club, resort, and bathhouse’ in Tampa Bay, is advertising the special RNC deal on its website.