It’s abundantly clear that what took down Houston’s Equal Rights Ordinance was transphobia, with a hearty side dish of homophobia. While the HERO bill was meant to protect Houston residents from discrimination based on race, age, military...Show More Summary
Spoiler alert: They did a good job.
We all know that equality in the city of Houston suffered a major defeat yesterday. Though even Beyonce is being blamed, the truth is that good old fashioned lies led to the repeal of HERO, the Houston equal rights ordinance. Thankfully, Seth Meyers is here to debunk them and make us laugh in the process. We hope the HERO advocates all watch this […]
Laura Jane Grace and Co. continue their conquering of planet Earth.
If HERO, the Houston anti-discrimination measure that was defeated in a referendum on Tuesday, wasn’t a national story yet, late-night TV just made it so. On Wednesday, both Seth Meyers (Late Night on NBC) and Larry Wilmore (Comedy Central’s...Show More Summary
Seth Meyers has explained to his viewers how the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance was undone. The host of Late Night With Seth Meyers aired a segment Wednesday that addressed HERO—the broad-spectrum ordinance that protected Houstonians...Show More Summary
On the Late Show, Seth Meyers takes down foes of Houston's equal rights ordinance.
In an appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers" on Wednesday, Dr. Jill Biden said she isn’t too fond of the title "second lady" and would rather be called "captain of the vice squad." Biden joked that her title "is so archaic," and...Show More Summary
Comically misinformed scaremongering helped send the bill down in flames. Seth Meyers made a mockery of the absolutely ridiculous -- and sadly successful -- campaign against a citywide nondiscrimination law that failed to pass in Houston, Texas, yesterday. Show More Summary
Yesterday, Rolling Stone ran an interview with Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace, who says that the band is getting started on a new album that’ll be more of a full-band affair and less of a personal project, the way last year’s incredible Transgender Dysphoria Blues was. But for now, the band is still riding […]
Seth Meyers took some time out of his show Wednesday night to provide some clarity in the face of nonsensical anti-LGBT prejudice. On "Late Night With Seth Meyers," the talk show host took on the failed LGBT nondiscrimination ordinance...Show More Summary
Seth Meyers delivered a great segment on the defeat of Houston’s Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) on Tuesday and the blatant lies and fear-mongering used by conservatives to defeat it. He explained: “So what did the law do? It prohibited dis… Read The post Seth Meyers Blasts the Anti-LGBT Lies Told to Defeat Houston’s #HERO: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Frontwoman Laura Jane Grace also did a Q&A on the show's Facebook page.
From the November 4 edition of NBC's Late Night with Seth Meyers: SETH MEYERS: Now it was election day yesterday, and residents in Houston voted to repeal a citywide non-discrimination law called the Houston equal rights ordinance, or HERO, which attracted national attention. Show More Summary
Last night, Seth Meyers broke down the despicable scare tactics that were used on voters to get them to overturn the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance:
Some rare agreement with the RNC chair, and defining Jeb as "Current disappointment to the entire Bush family"
Seth Meyers’ monologue on Tuesday night’s Late Night was chock full of the day’s political stories, and managed to take aim at more than half a dozen GOP Presidential candidates. After a day at Trump Tower that brought a frenzied book...Show More Summary
Late Night host Seth Meyers took a crack at the GOP's growing distaste for media-run debates following last week's "crap sandwich" of a debate on CNBC.
During the BET Awards earlier this year, Diddy fell through a hole in the stage during the show’s tribute to the Bad Boy Records’ 20th anniversary, creating for some prime viral #content. Last night, he was interviewed on Seth Meyers and explained the incident: “I’m only human,” he starts off, and then says that he […]
Haha, just kidding, the worst part about being House Speaker is having to deal with legislators who go on TV and say that you're just the worst every single day. The House is set to elect its new leader — probably Representative Paul Ryan — this morning, unless he realizes... More »