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Ansel Elgort Sets The Record (And Himself) Straight On Those Gay Rumors

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Actor Ansel Elgort found a name for himself in 2014’s The Fault In Our Stars, and now the 20-year-old is making sure we know which team that name plays for.   He recently took to twitter to clarify things: Just in case it isn’t clear… I like girls. A lot. — Ansel Elgort (@AnselElgort) December 18, 2014 […]

Court of Appeals Rules In Favor of Compulsory Condom Use In L.A. Adult Films

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A panel of judges from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Measure B, the Los Angeles county ordinance mandating condom use by adult performers on set, does not violate the adult film industry’s First Amendment rights....

LGBT Students at Hogwarts? 'But of Course,' Says J.K. Rowling

And Harry Potter taught us that 'no one should live in a closet,' the author says. read more

Jimmy Kimmel Plays the Game of 'Santa's Lap or Flu Shot?' - VIDEO

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

On last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy brought back his holiday game "Santa's Lap or Flu Shot?" in which audiences are shown a picture of a screaming child's face and must guess if the kid is sitting on Santa's lap...

WATCH: Terrifying Turbulence Captured on Video

A recent flight was so bumpy it injured fliers and forced an emergency stop in Tokyo. read more

Indiana Anti-Gay Church Pastor Accused of Grabbing Man's Genitals, Soliciting Oral Sex: VIDEO

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Gaylard Williams, the pastor at the Praise Cathedral Church of God in Seymour, Indiana, has been accused of making sexual advances on a man and been charged with battery

Felice Picano Picks His Favorite Books of 2014

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Out.com

The author chooses Sarah Waters, David Mitchell, Ha Jin, and more to add to your reading list read more

Members Only: An Ode to the Phallus (Written by a Lesbian)

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Out.com

'Just because I don’t wish to be socially dominated by men doesn’t mean that I find penises silly or unappealing,' writes Merryn Johns read more

XMas Wish Granted: Warwick Rowers Finally Go Full Frontal

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Christmas has come a week early in the form of British beefcake foreskin. Our favorite naked athletes, the Warwick Rowers, have released a new video chronicling the creation of their 2015 calendar, and it’s chock full of pale-skinned peen. Watch as a drone camera creepily captures the good-sported beauties as they frolic through the woods […]

Methodist Church That Fired Gay Choir Director Is Closing

First United Methodist Church of Alexandria, Ind., will shutter at year end, having lost much of its membership after its gay choir director was dismissed. read more

Laverne Cox Joins Leading Trans Women Activists on Fashion Magazine Cover

The "world's first transversal magazine" broke ground by featuring 14 leading trans activists on the cover to commemorate the publication's fifth anniversary. read more

The OXD Mirror: Ru's Top 10 Tracks of 2014

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY OCCUPY THE DISCO / RU BHATT It's that time of the year again when we look back and list our favorite tracks of the year. Given the plethora of amazing music on the disco and house scene this year,...

Appeals Court Says Dept. of Corrections Can Deny Trans Murderer Reassignment Surgery

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Convicted murderer Michelle Kosilek has lost the latest round of is-she-or-is-she-not entitled to gender reassignment surgery. On Tuesday, the full First Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a previous ruling stating that the Massachusetts...Show More Summary

SUPERBASS: Nicki Minaj is The Face of Roberto Cavalli

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Out.com

The rapper lands her first major fashion campaign as the new face of Roberto Cavalli read more

U.S. Diplomat To Marry Turkish Pop Star Partner: VIDEO

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Charles F. Hunter, U.S. Consul General in Istanbul, is to marry his partner, Turkish pop star Ramadan Çaysever

New York Drops Medicaid's Ban on Trans Health Care

The good news keeps coming for New York's trans citizens seeking healthcare related to gender transition, even as advocates say some work still needs to be done. read more

Bryan Singer Accuser Indicted on Investment Fraud Charges

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Michael Egan, who earlier this year accused X-Men director Bryan Singer and other high profile entertainment executives of drugging and raping him when he was a teenager as part of a "Hollywood sex ring" targeting underage boys, has been indicted...

Antigay Pastor Violently Ejected After Delivering Rant To Chilean Congress

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Queerty

If passion for an antigay mentality is any indication of suppressed homosexuality, this guy is gayer than Christmas. An evangelical pastor was ejected from Chile’s Congress on Wednesday when he interrupted lawmakers by shouting insults at them while in session. His enraged rant came after the congress voted in support of a bill that would […]

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