Over the decades, Pride has evolved from a celebration of gay liberation into something all too predictable: a four-week period in June in which banks, burrito companies, and even the FBI floundered. tweet rainbow memes in solidarity with the LGBTQIA+ community. Yes, we are talking about the strangely identifiable Bratz doll and 84 songs compilation Now this is what I call pride.
Of course, it’s not necessarily bad. Some of the content that appeared during this time really rules, like Joel Kim Booster’s fire island, for example, or the new Muna album, which really hits all year round. With pride, we’re asking friends of GQ what they would do if their favorite corporate bank let surname $60 million to celebrate their LGBTQIA+ community. Of course, arrogance should always be a constant rebellion and a battle for radical change, but it can also be a glorious excuse to spend other people’s money.
Hannah Einbinder, actor
I would literally search gofundme for each surgery/care site after gender determination and max search. Can you imagine? That would be my dream! If I have money left over, I will also do a proud exchange with the martins. The brown turtleneck boots need to go with both navy and forest green backgrounds. DOC, I HAVE THE IDEA, SEND ME!
Melissa KingAll-Stars Award-Winning Top Chef & Judge
If a corporate bank gave me $60 million to create an epic PRIDE campaign, I would first start by donating a few million to various LGBTQ+ organizations that focus on youth and homeless people, as well as food camps. Then I’ll build a multi-day pride festival on the beach or in the woods that feels like a food festival and an outdoor music festival with a kid. The festival will feature an array of exotic talents, icons and allies with performances from Lady Gaga, Madonna, Janelle Monae, Lil Nas, Hayley Kiyoko and more. It will support LGBTQ+ chefs and restaurants through food showcases, workshops and food truck activations. The festival will feature a market showcasing LGBTQ+ business owners, from leather workers to breast binder manufacturers to hairstylists offering free on-site cuts so you can Embrace your truest self. There will be commissioned art installations designed by gay artists spread throughout the festival like a small burning man. The exotic works of art will have a lifespan beyond the festival and be displayed in public parks, museums and businesses. Along with the concerts, there will be various stages with ballroom matches hosted by Billy Porter, drag competitions organized by Ru Paul and fashion shows by top designers. throughout the festival experience. There will be a conference tent organized with mental health and therapy resources available. All performances will be televised with a call to action for donations to LGBTQ+ charities. Corporate banking will need to give us a few more million so we can create the same experience in a different country each month to continue to celebrate LGBTQ businesses and talent around the world. year round.
https://www.gq.com/story/dream-corporate-pride-party What Would You Do If a Bank Gave You $60 Million to Throw a Pride Party?