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8:17 am on Friday December 26, 2008

Charleston City Paper's picks for top stories of 2008

Wallace Scarborough's bid for re-election, non-Storm Hanna, open containers, baggy pants, and a So Gay South Carolina, all made Charleston City Paper's top 10 stories in Charleston for 2008. Go check 'em out. We're still working on our own list, and...
4:26 pm on Saturday August 2, 2008

Media dig, find out agency was aware of 'so gay' ads

Image by Flickr user Just Taken PicsImage by 20080802_digging.jpg Looks like the media will keep digging until they're hands our a bloody mess on this one. 'So gay' and 'So won't die'. Using the Freedom of Information Act, several news organizations...
7:18 pm on Wednesday July 23, 2008

Stephen Colbert flaming over 'so gay' South Carolina

The dust has pretty well settled over the 'South Carolina is so gay' ad, but Colbert wanted to get his say in on the matter. A pretty entertaining say, at that. There are really just too many great quotes to pick. Read more stories on this subject...
10:48 am on Friday July 18, 2008

Gay pride group to pick up state's tab

The SC Pride Movement, a gay advocacy group, will foot the $5,000 bill for the "South Carolina is so gay" ads in London after the state refused to pay up, saying that participation in the campaign wasn't properly authorized and that tax dollars...
5:54 pm on Wednesday July 16, 2008

Employee resigns over 'So gay' ad

The state Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism employee blamed for OK'ing the 'South Carolina is so gay" ad has resigned. The England-focused ad campaign meant to draw gays to our tourist destinations. Instead of getting the expected response...
2:36 pm on Friday July 11, 2008

So gay and a lot of 'Huh?'

Image by AmroImage by 20080711sogay.jpg The "so gay" campaign is drawing some flak in conservative South Carolina. Note: Ad reformatted to fit presentation space, but the message was not distorted. South Carolina is participating in an England-...