The next WAVE: Looking forward to the future with some of Tampa Bay and Orlando’s best and brightest. You chose them. We counted the votes. Now we celebrate! Also: local news, celebrity interviews, photos, events and much, much more!
Watermark Issue 23.05 // March 10-23, 2016
On the Cover | Page 29
The next WAVE: Looking forward to the future with some of Orlando’s and Tampa Bay’s best and brightest. You chose them. We counted the votes. Now we celebrate!
Don’t come a-knocking | Page 13
Cocoa’s Rocking L Ranch turns away same-sex couples for weddings; couples complain.
More potty language | Page 16
Sarasota County School board continues debate on trans-inclusive bathrooms. Some nod off.
Thank God for the Godless! | Page 23
The Wonderful World of Wanzie ponders atheism and how religion ignores science. There will be comments.
WAVE Awards | Page 29
“I have been writing about this for a long time. Some of my earliest columns were about this issue. One of the things that I find inspiring is that in the early years, I would get a shitstorm of criticism every time I mentioned the [LGBT] issue. Today, I hardly get any.”
Orlando Sentinel columnist Scott Maxwell
Burden Song | 45
Orlando folk hero Terri Binion comes full circle with her personal tragedy on new release
These Boots were made for working | Page 49
Local LGBT teens learn about theatre during backstage Kinky Boots experience. Nobody breaks a heel!