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Anti-gay activist Peter LaBarbera left Canada a day after being released from jail following his arrest at the University of Regina. Apparently LaBarbera and fellow anti-gay hatemonger anti-abortion activist Bill Whatcott were planning to hit the University of Saskatchewan with... Continue reading
Posted 4 hours ago at Towleroad
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RAMSEY CLARK: Attorney general under LBJ discusses support of marriage equality. WHAT TO EXPECT: When you tell someone you're lesbian. JON HAMM: Getting 'emotional' on Sesame Street. SON OF A BISCUIT: No speaking of muffins on the tennis court! For... Continue reading
Posted 5 hours ago at Towleroad
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USA Today: 'Essentially they have found' Flight 370. Living the dream: 3-year-old kid escapes from home, climbs inside claw toy machine at bowling alley. The Human Ken Doll is not anatomically correct (for a Ken doll). Michael Bloomberg plans $50... Continue reading
Posted 7 hours ago at Towleroad
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UK talk show host Alan Carr is speaking out after an ad he did for PETA caused some Twitter users to attack him for perpetuating stereotypes and accommodating slurs directed at gay men. Tweeted Carr in response: "The 'fairy' in... Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Towleroad
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Paul Singer's American Unity Super PAC, which was launched in June 2012 by billionaire Paul Singer, raised $2.75 million over the past three months, most donated by Singer himself: The three-month haul for American Unity PAC is by far the... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at Towleroad
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Here's his first contribution, which Ray-Ban will love: Vice President Biden's getting ready to head to Pennsylvania with President Obama this afternoon, where he'll lay out steps we can take to train America's workers with the skills they need for... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at Towleroad
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Burning Blue, the 1995 off-Broadway play about Navy fighter pilots who fall in love under 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' and are exposed during a government investigation into a series of fatal accidents, has been adapted for the big screen. The... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at Towleroad
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Judge Timothy Black has stayed his ruling ordering Ohio to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, except in the case of the four couples who sued. He says Ohio must recognize their marriages immediately, the AP reports. Black said... Continue reading
Posted 10 hours ago at Towleroad
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Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme guest stars on Portlandia. Carrie's brother stops by to introduce his boyfriend and Fred and Carrie are disappointed to learn that they don't live up to stereotypes. IFC adds: He doesn’t dabble... Continue reading
Posted 10 hours ago at Towleroad
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GMA talks with composer Stephen Trask and creator and originator John Cameron Mitchell, actress Lena Hall, and Neil Patrick Harris about the Broadway revival of Hedwig and the Angry Inch which opens this month Harris says he's becoming "manorexic" in... Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at Towleroad
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In late MArch we reported that the Ethiopian government had introduced legislation to make criminal sentences of homosexuality 'non-pardonable' as activists in the country planned an anti-gay rally. Now, the government says it believes current punishments against gays are "enough"... Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at Towleroad
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Why you shouldn't take a selfie next to a moving train (if it isn't obvious already). A. You might get hit by the train. B. You might get kicked in the head by the conductor. One of these two happened... Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at Towleroad
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Mike Munich, a pop musician and dancer who has worked with Lady Gaga, Kylie Minogue, Christina Aguilera, Ke$ha, Adam Lambert, and Beyonce, shows off his physical attributes in a new 'Sexercize 2.0' video covering Kylie Minogue's recent single. The clip,... Continue reading
Posted 13 hours ago at Towleroad
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We already identified one of the anti-gay leaders who attended the recent signing of Mississippi’s “license to discriminate bill.” But apparently Facebook user Kelly Kyle identified everyone else who attended the signing — most of them had a direct hand... Continue reading
Posted 14 hours ago at Towleroad
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An Alabama woman has been charged with murder after shooting her son's boyfriend in the back at a truck stop, WBRC reports: The victim, Jamie R. Johnson, 36, had been shot once and was transported to UAB Medical West in... Continue reading
Posted 14 hours ago at Towleroad
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A new trailer (a foreign one appeared last year) has hit the runway for Yves Saint Laurent, a film about the late fashion designer which chronicles the rise of his career and his longtime love affair with partner Pierre Bergé.... Continue reading
Posted 14 hours ago at Towleroad
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After calling the phone company over the weekend about an error in his account, Kelvin Matthews received an email response from Sprint — while he was still on the phone with the company — addressed to 'Sissyboy Kelvin Gay Mathews',... Continue reading
Posted 15 hours ago at Towleroad
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Heavily Catholic Malta passed an historic bill on Monday night legalizing gay civil unions. The Times of Malta reports: There was an explosion of cheers in Palace Square as the vote was taken - 37 in favour and 30 abstentions.... Continue reading
Posted 15 hours ago at Towleroad
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In response to Michael Weinstein's glib remarks referring to Truvada as "a party drug", yesterday Mr. LA Leather Eric Paul Leue created a Change.org petition to have Weinstein removed from his position as president and CEO of the AIDS Healthcare... Continue reading
Posted 16 hours ago at Towleroad
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Hugh Jackman's Wolverine assembles the ultimate X-Men team in the new and final trailer for X-Men: Days of Future Past which, like the one before it, does not disappoint. The group teams up with their younger selves across two time... Continue reading
Posted 16 hours ago at Towleroad
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BY LISA KEEN / Keen News Service OHIO STAY NEWS TODAY: U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Black is expected to announce today whether he will grant a stay of his April 14 ruling that Ohio’s ban on same-sex couples marrying... Continue reading
Posted 17 hours ago at Towleroad
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The Louisiana House voted 66-27 to reject a bill that would have repealed the state's unconstitutional law criminalizing sodomy, the Times-Picayune reports: A House Committee passed the legislation onto the body's floor by a vote of 9-6 last week. But... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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The fashion innovators at Betabrand clothing are crowd-funding the creation of “Gay Jeans,” denim jeans that “come out of the closet” the more you wear them: “Gay Jeans begin life looking and acting like regular 5-pocket denim jeans, but as... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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DUST: Its role in the universe. TRAILER: "Maps to the Stars". With Robert Pattinson, Julianne Moore, John Cusack, Mia Wasikowska, Sarah Gadon, Olivia Williams and Carrie Fisher. ON SHAKY GROUND: The 1989 SF earthquake and seismic readiness now. JOAKIM NOAH:... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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Rise of the Hillary Clinton "shoe truthers". Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps coming out of retirement. Submersible searching for MH370 forced to surface after reaching maximum depth. Son of Warren Buffett to provide anti-poaching helicopters to Tanzania: "...the American billionaire also... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad