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Fifty-eight mostly gay conservatives including Peter Thiel, Andrew Sullivan, and Ken Mehlman have signed a statement denouncing "some supporters of gay equality" for being intolerant of people who do not see gays as equal citizens. They point by example to... Continue reading
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MSNBC host Ronan Farrow used a segment of his show to discuss NYT reporter Jo Becker's new book Forcing the Spring: The Fight for Marriage Equality which has come under heavy criticism for a narrative advocates have called absurd, distorted,... Continue reading
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In December we reported on the beating of Taj Patterson, who told police he was attacked by a gang of Hasidic men on the way home from a night out partying in Brooklyn. The case was originally investigated as a... Continue reading
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BRYAN FISCHER: It's "inexcusable" that the U.S. does not have Russian-style anti-gay laws. LILY ALLEN: "Sheezus". STRIKES: Where 26 asteroids recently hit Earth. LEVI MICHAELS: Adult film actor answers questions. For recent Guides to the Tube, click HERE. Continue reading
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Could anti-gay Ugandan pastor Martin "eat da poo poo" Ssempa be charged under the country's anti-homosexuality law? How much gay sex should a novel have? People magazine actually chooses a worthy 'Most Beautiful Person'. George Takei to be honored at... Continue reading
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Jodie Foster has married her girlfriend Alexandra Hedison, E! News' Marc Malkin reports: I can exclusively reveal that the Oscar winner and her photographer girlfriend of almost a year got married this past weekend. A rep for Foster confirms the... Continue reading
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NPH on Instagram: "Calm before the glitter storm. Sitting alone on a quiet stage before the @hedwigonbway opening tonight. What a ride it's been..." Neil Patrick Harris turns in an incredibly funny, emotional, physical performance in an updated Hedwig and... Continue reading
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James Franco shares a bed with Pretty Little Liars actor Keegan Allen in a photo shared to Instagram. Writes Franco: "BED SELFIE WITH KEEGAN ALLEN!!!!! TIME TO GO NUTS!!!! Keegan shared a similar shot, adding: "Loved seeing "of mice and... Continue reading
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U.S. District Judge Michael McShane will hear arguments challenging Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage in a Salem court today at 1:30 pm, and, as we reported earlier, no parties will be in court to defend the measure. On Monday, realizing... Continue reading
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REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA REUNION: Brawl. BRIAN WILLIAMS: "Gin and Juice". EASTER BUNNIES: Screw like bunnies. TIM COOK: Apple CEO talks about the company's environmental vision in new spot. Company says it will recycle and give credit for used products,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Towleroad
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Who thought we would have two items on Mean Girls actor Daniel Franzese on the same day? In a touching letter to his Mean Girls character Damien published on Indiewire, Franzese comes out. Writes Franzese, in part: "There were industry... Continue reading
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13 states and Washington D.C. file amicus brief in support of Virginia marriage plaintiffs. Two new character posters for The Normal Heart. Jon Hamm has some strong opinions about Justin Bieber. Gay producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan to host... Continue reading
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Lambda Legal has filed a federal lawsuit today challenging Georgia's ban on gay marriage on behalf of three same-sex couples and a widow, it announced at a press conference today: The case was filed on behalf of Christopher Inniss and... Continue reading
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Conservative talk radio show host Steve Deace dropped by Phyllis Schlafly's show, and same-sex marriage was among the topics the two discussed. Right Wing Watch reports that, during his appearance, Deace argued that gay marriage is as implausible as humans... Continue reading
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The singer is training for a tv series in which he plays a UFC fighter and made note of the "end of week one of Navy St. Training camp" on Instagram. Continue reading
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The lawyer representing Michael Egan, who last week accused X-Men Director Bryan Singer of drugging and raping him at 17, has filed three new lawsuits charging entertainment executives in participating in the same "Hollywood sex ring" targeting underage teens, according... Continue reading
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Heritage of Pride, organizers of NYC Pride and the annual New York City Pride March, has revealed the Grand Marshals for 2014's New York City Pride March are trans activist and Orange is the New Black actress Laverne Cox, Rea... Continue reading
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BY LISA KEEN / Keen News Service HOUSTON’S PARKER GOES LONG: Houston’s openly lesbian Mayor Annise Parker announced Monday that she is introducing a bill to city council that will prohibit discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex,... Continue reading
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British musician and actor Sir Cliff Richard appeared on Australia’s A Current Affair and addressed decades-old rumors that he is gay: "It did (bother me) when I was young. It hurt my family a lot of course. But who cares?...... Continue reading
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Disco legend Giorgio Moroder turns in an amazing remix of Coldplay’s latest single “Midnight”, giving the moody single a rapturous dance edge. Check it out, AFTER THE JUMP… Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Neil Patrick Harris and husband David Burtka are set to guest judge on tonight's episode of RuPaul's Drag Race, aptly titled 'How I Met Your Drag Mother.' Check out a preview, AFTER THE JUMP... The power couple also reveals the... Continue reading
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John McGillion, who owns Lulu’s in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, wants to turn the establishment into a gay bar to reap the benefits of the neighborhood’s growing gay and lesbian community, but a stipulation in his lease forbids the opening of a... Continue reading
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Today the anti-gay National Organization for Marriage (NOM) reported that it will file a motion seeking to intervene in Oregon’s federal same-sex marriage case. The case seeks to overturn the 2004 voter-approved constitutional amendment defining marriage as only between a... Continue reading
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Last year, you may recall, a group of Illinois Republicans made an attempt to oust former Illinois GOP chair Pat Brady for his statements in support of marriage equality. Six of seven Republicans who signed a letter to oust Brady... Continue reading
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GOLDEN BOY: The B-side to Kylie Minogue's "I Was Gonna Cancel". NICO CALABRIA: Defying expectations. PBS OFF BOOK: Cosplay. BONOBO: Building a fire, roasting marshmallows. For recent Guides to the Tube, click HERE. Continue reading
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