Hot on the heels of SCOTUS’ landmark
decision to legalize gay marriage nationwide (s/o to Justice Ruth Bader
Ginsburg), cincygayweddings.com, a compendium of LGBTQ+-friendly wedding
vendors in the area, decided to turn their launch party into an entire
weekend of activities.
Before she was chosen to sing at
President Obama’s second inauguration alongside Beyoncé and Aretha
Franklin, Kelly Clarkson was just a 21-year-old Texan who won the first
season of American Idol when the show still had two hosts and
Ryan Seacrest was yet to be a household name.
For all the grumbling about the Rock and
Roll Hall of Fame, the induction ceremonies can often be revelatory and
moving, occasionally serving as a way to view an artist from a different
perspective and remind everyone why an artist is receiving the honor in
the first place.