This is the final week of PGN’s 2010 reader survey, which you can find on pages 21-22 or at

This week, you’ll note that PGN has, for the first time in its 34-year history, given ad space above its flag.

This year, for the first time, openly gay and lesbian athletes in the Olympics have somewhere to hang their hats — Pride House.

Last week, the San Francisco Chronicle published a column discussing the “biggest open secret” in the same-sex marriage trial in California: The presiding judge is gay.