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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has begun a video campaign titled "HIV Treatment Works." Their goal? Encourage and support people living with HIV to do just that, keep living a vibrant and healthy lifestyle. The CDC reports: More... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals said yesterday that they would put the Colorado marriage equality case on hold until the Supreme Court decides on the issue. The seventh circuit did much the same with Wisconsin's case yesterday, placing a... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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The time? The future. The place? Chicago. The survivors of an apocalyptic mess? One gay man, one lesbian, and a fat, old chihuahua. Welcome to the Queerpocalypse! The Second City Network had a vision of what the world may look... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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The city of Bologna, Italy instated a formal recognition policy on Monday for all out-of-country same-sex marriages, and the Catholic church is not pleased. The diocese for the city described the move as a "surprise attack" and the church is... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Towleroad
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Keeping with the edible theme, Drag Race royal and extraordinary singer/actor Jinkx Monsoon has released a video for the second single off The Inevitable Album, "The Bacon Shake." Teaming up with the B-52's Fred Schneider, Ms. Monsoon looks sizzling and... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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A billboard in Portland, Tennessee has been drawing mixed reactions from locals for a few months now. The advertisement depicts an open Bible with a passage from Leviticus 18:22 on one page that reads, "You shall not lie with man... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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German company Brandt Zwieback, advertising what appears to be a chocolate cookie, took an opportunity to turn a simple commercial into a cute, romantic moment between a gay couple. I know my day would be made if a significant other... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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For Target's new Made to Matter campaign, touted as the company's way of hand-picking "exclusive innovations from brands that truly care about how things are made," a series of shots depict diverse babies, children, and families playing around and having... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at Towleroad
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They can't hit the high notes, but that's the least of their worries. In a recent appearance on her show, Ellen informed Kristen Wiig that the two comedians would be striving to create the worst "Let It Go" rendition video... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at Towleroad
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Rapper Snoop Dogg was caught in a homophobic snare early this morning after tweeting a gay slur about an Instagram user. The tweet used the language of "f.A.G." and told the Instagram user, whose picture Snoop Dogg had reposted on... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2014 at Towleroad
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The film industry specializes in illusion: actors can play anywhere along a gay spectrum and full storylines are effectively created for gender non-conforming, bisexual, or transgender persons, even if American "culture" is not reflective of the willingness necessary to accept... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at Towleroad
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"Let's play a game and you scream at me and stuff." Classic. Openly gay and hilarious Billy on the Street comedian Billy Eichner made his first appearance on The Late Show and, after receiving the above instruction from David Letterman,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at Towleroad
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Anti-gay legislation in Cameroon is meant to punish "sexual relations with a person of the same sex" and can result in prison sentences up to five years in length. One attorney, Michel Togue (right), is speaking out against the injustice... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at Towleroad
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New Zealanders Travis McIntosh and Matt McCormick are jumping the broom and getting hitched this week. The "aww"-inducing announcement has been tampered, however, by the two friends' status as heterosexual pals out to win a trip. The Edge radio station... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at Towleroad
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On Tuesday night, two openly gay candidates secured their party's nominations in the Massachusetts primary, paving the way for a history-making election night on November 4th. Maura Healey (top left) beat out former state senator Warren Tolman to become the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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Openly gay crooner Sam Smith has been on a tear this summer with his wildly popular unrequited-love-themed-album In the Lonely Hour. Now he has teamed with A$AP Rocky for a new version of single "I'm Not the Only One." The... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Monica Wehby (above left) is proving to be a rare bird in the GOP senate race. The Oregon candidate, battling against incumbent Jeff Merkley (D), is set to air a television ad touting her pro-gay marriage stance. Not only is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Christopher J. Hale, a senior fellow at Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good, is asking a big question following a year of semi-relaxed treatment of homosexuality by the Church: is the Catholic Church really evolving on the issue of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Stephen Rhodes grew up in Goldsboro, NC, a small southern town, but he has always been ambitious. An ace racer from a young age, Rhodes racked up rookie trophies in stock car races and found himself in the upper ranks... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Eiynah Nice Mangos, a Toronto-based blogger and illustrator recently created a post called "My Chacha Is Gay," a story about a little boy in Pakistan and his gay uncle. The post received a great deal of attention and Eiynah began... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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(photo via Facebook) David and Colin Kreps are the first same-sex couple to be married in the town of Glastonbury since the Marriage Act was enacted in England this March. Engaged last April after several years of dating, the happy... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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Towleroad is abuzz about Adam Levine this morning, though not without reason. The smooth-talking, reality TV-hosting crooner is hitting the airwaves with a new single from his band's latest album V and it happens to be a lovely, beautifully-sung duet... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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Amazon's new original series "Transparent" is set to premiere on September 26th (with all ten episodes available to stream on Prime Instant Video), but until then the wonderful trailer for this darkly comic story will have to tide you over.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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Under California state law, murder charges can be reduced to manslaughter if it is shown that the act took place suddenly or in the heat of the moment. These events could be deemed "panic" killings, but as of now it... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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"Big Brother 16" house guest Frankie Grande, who has received a great deal of press for his many cuddle sessions with apparently heterosexual competitors and his revelation that he's pop star Ariana Grande's half-brother, recently took it upon himself to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at Towleroad
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