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In previous installments of American Horror Story, the Halloween episodes were some of the best offerings. But tonight's first half of this year's Halloween two-parter left a lot to be desired. For one, it lacked any real scares. Even our... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — While there's still plenty to scrutinize about How To Get Away With... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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“Maybe that’s what this place needs: a strong male presence.” That’s a line spoken by Jessica Lange’s character on last night's episode of American Horror Story: Freak Show, but it could just as well be said of the series as... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — As the first trans woman on the cover of Time Magazine and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at Towleroad
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There are always new icons in the making. Earlier this year, users of gay app Jack’d voted to select their top gay icons of 2014. Near the top of the list was R&B singer Frank Ocean (second only to Michael... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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Step right up, and feast your eyes on the latest incarnation of American Horror Story. Tonight's Freak Show premiere transported viewers to Jupiter, Florida in the 1950s to explore the wild world of sideshow performers and the killer clowns who... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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You may want to think twice before you ask to send in the clowns. American Horror Story is back for its fourth installment, Freak Show, a twisted tale centered around a sideshow. After last year's sleek, chic Coven, Ryan Murphy... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Nick News With Linda Ellerbee highlights stories of openly gay youth in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2014 at Towleroad
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In the pantheon on gay icons, there are a few that sit a wee bit higher atop the great gay Mount Olympus. Your Chers, Barbras, certain idols for whom there is a reverence that contemporary stars can only aspire to.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Potty-mouthed funnylady Sarah Silverman returns to SNL (she was part of the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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While few would argue the omnipresence of Britney Spears in many gay young men’s bedrooms, dance clubs and gyms, her status as a gay icon is certainly up for debate. On the one hand, she embodies so many of the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2014 at Towleroad
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You might want to cancel your weekend plans. Today Amazon releases all ten episodes of their excellent original series, Transparent. Not only is it far and away the strongest offering from the streaming service (and one of the best this... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2014 at Towleroad
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The fall TV season kicks into high gear this week. In addition to returning favorites, the networks are rolling out their most promising pilots in hopes of hooking audiences on the next big hit. Through a completely unscientific method of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2014 at Towleroad
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It makes sense that a newsman’s coming out would be pretty matter-of-fact. For Anderson Cooper, he made the public disclosure via an e-mail to Andrew Sullivan of The Daily Beast in 2012: “The fact is, I’m gay, always have been,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — We're beyond the "Will they?"/"Won't they?" on Fox's The Mindy Project, returning... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at Towleroad
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No discussion of the most iconic, influential and important LGBT pop-culture figures would be complete without mention of Ellen DeGeneres. The beloved comedian, actress and host is not only adored by legions of loyal viewers of her daytime talk show,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2014 at Towleroad
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While the world lost one of the most brazen (and divisive) comedians this week, the legacy Joan Rivers left behind has inspired a generation of equally outspoken funny women. Many of them are considered gay icons in their own right,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — We're so excited, we’re so excited, we’re so … scared for The... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at Towleroad
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Way before Beyoncé could even dream of slaying the MTV Video Music Awards, another female entertainer had risen to super-stardom from a successful singing trio. When Diana Ross had her first number one single with the Supremes, Bey was still... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2014 at Towleroad
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And with that, True Blood's seventh and final season has come to an end. Who lived? Who died? Who suddenly became a lesbian cage fighter? Sink your fangs into our recap, and share your thoughts on the series finale, AFTER... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2014 at Towleroad
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It's rare to find an LGBT protagonist at the heart of a successful science-fiction story. Rarer still to find one played by an openly gay actor. That's not the only thing special about John Barrowman and his portrayal of Torchwood's... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — Foodies may already by familiar with Top Chef judge Gail Simmons and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2014 at Towleroad
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I'm as happy as anyone to see that fan-favorite couple reunited on True Blood, but could the show have served up a more tepid, boring penultimate episode otherwise? How a season that started (loosely) with the premise of "Zombie Vampires"... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2014 at Towleroad
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Fifty-six years ago today, in Bay City, Michigan, Madonna Louise Ciccone came into this world. More than half a century later, the pop landscape is forever changed. The Queen of Pop’s legacy extends beyond the more than 300 million records... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2014 at Towleroad
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Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking. — It's the penultimate episode of True Blood, Sunday at 9 p.m. Eastern... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2014 at Towleroad