One of the granddaddy ski weeks (since 1996), this no-attitude happening includes access to six ski areas and lodging right on the postcard-perfect Lake Tahoe (California side), drawing in a tight-knit community of friends and newcomers, mostly in their 30s and 40s, for parties, a concert, a paddleboat lake cruise, book signings, and the OutLaugh
And still more opportunities have come to me from being an out lesbian comic--notice I deliberately said "out" because we all know there are lots of us lesbian comics on the down-low--Logo TV's One Night Stand UP and the OutLaugh
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Billed as a gay troupe even though Burns is now married with two kids ("But so is Madonna, so go figure"), the Nellies have toured the continent, most recently headlining Los Angeles' first-ever gay and lesbian comedy festival, Outlaugh
!, and performing their latest sketch act Older!