Gay Star News Feature


COMMENTARY: Thanks to Gay Star News (and David Hudson) for running the following story about Mike Balaban and BAMMER (then called Capturing Rainbows) on February 3, 2018:

https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/capturing-rainbows-gay-history/


It was only the second feature about this project to appear in LGBTQ or mainstream press. The first, which appeared with no notice (after its editor had unsuccessfully tried to reach me) ran in Hornet Stories on December 17th, 2017:


https://hornet.com/stories/gay-history-lesson-instagram/


Hornet is a European-based version of Grindr with 40 million viewers globally and an accompanying story blog (along the lines of Queerty and Towleroad). Thankfully, the editors there have periodically reposted that article bringing renewed attention to this site among its many viewers.