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Eastsiders, the popular web series that focuses on the aftermath of infidelity on a gay couple living in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Silver Lake (what some might term LA’s answer to Brooklyn), is back for a second season. Season... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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In an interview with Da-Doo Dirty Show host DJ Baker, openly gay rapper Fly Young Red talks about his music, his path from ‘straight’ rapping to ‘gay rapping’ and, as you might expect from someone with a song titled “Throwing... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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The combination of Bey’s sultry lyrics (“Can you eat my skittles? / That’s the sweetest in the middle / Pink that’s the flavor / Solve the riddle”) and these boys’ moves is probably enough to make you blush. Get ready... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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As the battle to get an Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) signed into law wages on, Politico reports that Colorado representative Mike Coffman has signed on to become the seventh GOP co-sponsor of the legislation in the House of Representatives: That... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Towleroad
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While the fate of gay marriage in Utah remains unclear, so too does the status of adoptions of children by gay couples granted following Judge Robert J. Shelby’s decision back in December that struck down the Beehive State's ban on... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Jimmy Fallon is known for presenting off-beat musical interludes on his late night talk show (e.g. Idina, Paul Rudd, The Boss, Miley, JGL, JT, Mariah et al). The latest installment? Anne Hathaway pairing up with the funny-man to perform Broadway... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Seriously, this guy for the win. Watch as a Korean man recreates the now famous sequence from “Frozen” where Elsa (Idina Menzel) chooses to embrace her inner snow queen (you know, the one that has the panties of some right... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Just out today is Episode 2 in the second season of Kieran Turner’s web-series, “Wallflowers." The first season introduced us to a boisterous band of New York singletons that meet weekly for a support group catering to the romantically challenged.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Writer, filmmaker and provocateur Bruce LaBruce has debuted the trailer for his new film, “Gerontophilia,” that follows an 18-year old boy, Lake, as he realizes he has a fetish for older men and subsequently takes a job at a retirement... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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As part of their official royal tour of New Zealand, their royal highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took time for a play date with a group of first time parents whose children are all around the same age... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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As we just reported, Peter McGraith and David Cabreza of Islington were among the first same-sex couples (and quite possibly the first) to get married once marriage equality was legalized in England and Wales after midnight. When the happy couple... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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As promised, same-sex marriage became legal a little while ago at midnight in England and Wales. Couples in both realms have already begun to say ‘I do’ and their friends and loved ones have taken to social media to help... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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Pop songster Simon Curtis has teamed up with fellow artist Wolfy (aka Ro Danishei) to form a new pop duo, Wrathschild, according to EQ. They have debuted a new pop anthem titled, “Fall Into Love” that has enough energy to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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The Prince Harry dating show may be fake, but this clip of HRH and Alexander Skarsgard in close quarters in the arctic is thankfully genuine. You’ll recall both went to the arctic pole as part of an event to support... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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Joanne Milne of Gateshead, England was born deaf due to Usher syndrome, a condition that affects 3-6% of deaf children. Though forty-year-old Milne was used to being deaf — "Being deaf was just who I was” — when her eyesight... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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Mega producer and DJ Dave Aude (who has worked with a litany of performers including Katy Perry, Kelly Clarkson, One Direction and Coldplay) has released a new track that might be the perfect thing to get your party started as... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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Wonder Woman Lynda Carter sends some love to Virginia girl who was sent home by her Christian school for not acting girly enough: "Sending love to little Sunnie Kahle! Stay strong and love who you are..short hair, sneakers and all."... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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Biloxi, Mississipi anchor Dave Elliott recently took to social media to suggest that LGBT stories have been hogging the spotlight too much as of late. The solution? The entire community should go on a “gaycation, just for the weekend. Enjoy... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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At midnight local time tonight, marriage equality will officially become the law of the land in England and Wales. The campaign has been hard fought but thanks to legislation passed last year and signed in July by Queen Elizabeth II,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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Today US Attorney General Eric Holder announced that the federal government will recognize gay marriages performed in Michigan after the landmark ruling by District Judge Bernard Friedman (a Reagan appointee) which found that state’s ban on same-sex marriage to be... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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Earlier this week singer, rapper and actor Trey Songz was the apparent victim of a Twitter hoax that alleged he was gay and ready to come out. A photoshopped tweet attributed to the singer's account read, "I think it’s time... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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German actress Sibel Kekilli, who plays prostitute Shae, Peter Dinklage’s (a.k.a. Tyrion Lannister’s) love interest on HBO’s Game of Thrones has called upon the show’s creators to inject the show with a bit more of the naked male form, according... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2014 at Towleroad
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This past December, a seventeen-year-old Japanese student entered the Hokkaido Prefectural English Speech Contest, held in Sapporo, Japan and gave a rousing speech on LGBT rights. Little is known at this time about the young man who gave the oration... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2014 at Towleroad
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As previously reported, in the wake of Article 3 of DOMA being defeated before the US Supreme Court, the US Treasury Department announced that it would allow same-sex couples to file their taxes jointly with the IRS regardless of whether... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2014 at Towleroad
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A video from Public Interest Projects recorded at least year’s Southeast Immigrant Rights Network conference in Little Rock, AR highlights the struggles faced by young gay men who are undocumented latinos living in the South. “Growing up as an undocumented... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2014 at Towleroad
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