Archives for March 11, 2010

Series IN THE LIFE names Ohio as one of the worst states for LGBT rights

4 years ago, I settled into the Victorian Village neighborhood of downtown Columbus, Ohio. It borders the Short North Arts District and is considered one of Columbus’s gay friendly and more progressive neighborhoods. While I am not gay, my husband and I enjoy the benefits of living in a microcosm of young professional progressive thinkers. As the Gay Columbus Guide states about the neighborhood I live in (and a few others), “This part of Ohio ranks among the highest per capita donations to LBGT political causes in the USA. Way to put your money where your heart is, Columbus.”

Louis Vuitton Fall/Winter 2010-11 collection streams live from Paris on Facebook

I missed the chance to inform you sooner, but it’s still not too late to view a rebroadcast of Louis Vuitton’s Autumn/Winter 2010 collection on the Facebook fan site It originally was streamed live yesterday (March 10, 2010) to those who downloaded the iPhone app on Louis Vuitton set a different kind of trend by being one of the first high end designers to use social media to stream a live launch of their collection. Super cool!