"The Blade turns 40 this month, and a special issue commemorating this event came out today. Some content highlights:
The Blade staff compiled and ranked the top 40 headlines from the past 40 years.
The founders of the Blade look back at 40 years of gay news.
Reporter Lou Chibbaro, Jr., reflects on 33 years as a Blade reporter.
Rebecca Armendariz interviewed couples who met through the Blade personals years ago and remain together today.
Amy Cavanaugh takes a look at 40 years of gay pop culture."
Happy Birthday, Blade! One of the Nation's best LGBT newspapers!