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This is not your True Blood recap, but it may sound like it. After meeting in a Tallahassee, Florida cemetery at 11:00 at night for a sexual rendezvous, a man was stabbed five times by his would-be lover. WXTL reports... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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Actress Nina Millin gives Beyoncé’s hit song “Single Ladies” (aka “the greatest video of all time!”) the dramatic monologue treatment as part of her YouTube series, "The Beyoncélogues." And the result is nothing short of brilliant. This video is so... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Is the bromance becoming a showmance? Whatever we call it, the relationship between Big Brother 16 contestants Frankie and Zach (aka ‘Zankie’) continues to heat up with the two almost locking lips and confessing that they are in love with... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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The folks over at “Game of Awkward” put together a re-edit of some of the more savory and suggestible male homosocial moments on Game of Thrones, paying particular attention to the relations between the men of the Night’s Watch (fear... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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A new study released Wednesday from the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law found that Texas could make $180 million if it granted same-sex couples the right to marry. KENS-5 San Antonio reports that part of the boon... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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The newly named director of player development for the New York Giants, David Tyree, a former National Organization for Marriage (NOM) spokesman who has a history of making anti-gay remarks, reportedly told Wade Davis, Executive Director of The You Can... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Inventor, entrepreneur, space enthusiast and all-around object of nerd lust Elon Musk sat down with Stephen Colbert to discuss his Grasshopper Rocket, his car company Tesla, SpaceX (which has been sending payloads to the international space station (ISS) and plans... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Just in from ComicCon comes a Game of Thrones blooper reel that sees some of your favorite characters flubbing lines, messing up accents, dancing, busting a gut laughing, almost catching on fire and having an awkward moment or two. Watch... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Bastion of rational thought, Rep. Michele Bachmann, recently took to conservative radio show "Faith & Liberty" (someone really needs to create a ridiculous Republican talk-show name generator app) to once again demonize LGBT people. As Right Wing Watch reports, this... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Jake Wilson is back with another musical short, this time dishing up a Weird Al-esque parody of Ariana Grande and Iggy Azalea’s summer smash, “Problem”, re-named “SPF,” that also features Rumer Willis and Constantine Rousouli. As you get ready to... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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Christopher Meloni (True Blood, Law & Order: SVU, Oz) has posted a photo to his Facebook that will have many fans saying, "woof!" The actor shared the below image with the caption, "I will stare at your genitalia until u... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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Out singer-songrwriter Eli Lieb, who is perhaps most famous for his covers of pop songs, has recently released a music video for his single “Zeppelin” that revels in memories of summer nights spent singing at the top of your lungs... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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In honor of Batman's 75th birthday and as part of a photo montage wall at this weekend's Comic-Con in San Diego, profiling Batman throughout the years, DC Comics/Warner Bros has unveiled a new (allegedly photo-shop free) image of actor Ben... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Towleroad
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Twenty-three year old musician, drag queen and rapper Monopoly Phonic has brought drag queen fabulosity and rap attitude together in his new song, “Bitch Most Fierce”: [The] track [is] inspired by US rapper Rick Ross’s track “B.M.F. (Blowin’ Money Fast)”.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Towleroad
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The Indian government has announced it has no plans to change a colonial-era law reinstated by the country’s Supreme Court in December 2013 that criminalizes gay sex, making it an offence punishable with life in prison. India Today reports: The... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Towleroad
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The "Same Love" songstress has released a lyric video for her new single, “Secrets,” in which she proudly proclaims she doesn’t care if the world knows what her secrets are. She then lists said secretes: she’s bi polar, her family... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Towleroad
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The CW’s new Arrow spin-off The Flash, starring former Gleek Grant Gustin as the eponymous superhero, will feature at least two gay characters in its first season. Out gay writer/producer Greg Berlanti (no stranger to LGBT friendly content, and current... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Towleroad
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On her MSNBC show Wednesday, Alex Wagner discussed Senate Democrats' plan to introduce the "Not My Boss's Business" Bill in response to the Supreme Court's now famous 5-4 decision in favor of Hobby Lobby and "religious exemptions." Democratic Senator Mark... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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In a lengthy profile published yesterday on Politico, reporter Jim Hinch looks at how evangelical Christians are changing their minds on gay marriage, supported by rather than in spite of the Bible: Over the past decade, evangelical support for gay... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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Brad Thorson, a former college football player who played as an offensive lineman for both Wisconsin and Kansas and was briefly with the Arizona Cardinals, came out as gay in a blog post published on July 4th: I've been told... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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AFER's Matt Baume continues his road tour with 'Marriage News Watch' for the summer, this week appearing in Pennsylvania to get us up to speed on where the fight for marriage equality stands across the nation. Attempts to overturn marriage... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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Vlogger Tyler Oakley has joined the chorus of individuals outraged by a video posted by Vine's most followed user, Nash Grier. In a Vine that went out to the sixteen-year old's 8.7 million followers, Grier shows a clip of a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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George Takei recently gave a TEDx talk in Kyoto Japan about being sent to an internment camp for Japanese-Americans as a child during World War II and how that experience shaped his perception of democracy and led him to be... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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Alex Walker, the son of Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker, served as one of the legal witnesses at the marriage of a same-sex couple who was wed on June 9, The Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel reports: Records show Shelli Marquardt and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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Though same-sex marriage just became legal in Illinois, one prominent same-sex couple in the Land of Lincoln is calling it quits. Deborah Mell, the first openly lesbian member of Chicago’s City Council, announced on Twitter last week that she and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Towleroad