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Andy Butler Wants to Let You Know 'You Can Shine' - AUDIO

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Andy Bulter of Hercules And Love Affair has a new track out from his upcoming two-track solo EP called You Can Shine. He has released the first track, "You Can Shine" featuring Richard Kennedy, on Soundcloud, and it showcases a...

Kid Cudi Is Mad His Gay Kiss Was Cut From His New Film 'James White' - VIDEO

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

AllHipHop reports that in a Sundance Q&A, recording artist-turned-actor Kid Cudi lamented a gay scene that got cut from his new movie, James White (directed by Josh Mond). Said Kudi: I’m mad [Mond] cut out my kissing scenes with David...

Ezra Miller Wants to Emulate David Bowie

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

The upcoming Flash star talks about his bad auditions and other facets of Hollywood life. read more

WATCH: Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski & Tracey Ullman 'Sing' Rob Marshall's Praises at 30th Annual Artios Awards

8 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

At the Artios Awards — which also featured Michael Urie and the cast of Looking — the three actresses surprised the Into the Woods director with a musical tribute. read more

Alabama's First Openly Gay Lawmaker Threatens to 'Out' Anti-gay Colleagues Having Extramarital Affairs

9 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Rep. Patricia Todd, Alabama's first openly gay legislator, has threatened to expose the adulterous affairs of certain anti-gay state officials should they start speaking out about "family values" in the wake of the state's ban on same-sex marriage being overturned...

Viral Video Of The Day

9 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

600K views for this BMW ad in just a few hours.

All NYC Mass Transit To Close At 11PM

9 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

This includes subways, buses, ferries, PATH, Metro-North, Long Island Railroad, and (perhaps obviously) AirTrain. New Jersey Transit will suspend all rail service until Thursday at 8PM tonight. No re-start time for the MTA has yet been announced. Show More Summary

Ben Carson: Gays Might Find Poison in Wedding Cakes

Same-sex couples should think twice about ordering cakes from bakeries that don't want to serve them, says the potential presidential candidate. read more

GREECE: Atheist Prime Minister "Politely" Rebuffs Clergy For Swearing-In Ceremony

10 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Economist: Greece's new prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, made history within hours of his victory by informing the Archbishop of Athens, very politely, that clerical services would not be required for his swearing-in ceremony....Show More Summary

Marriage at the Supreme Court 2.0: Framing the Debate

10 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY ARI EZRA WALDMAN This article is one in a multipart series leading up to a future Supreme Court decision on marriage equality. The Court has granted review of four marriage cases from the Sixth Circuit and a decision may...

Sam Smith Forced To List Tom Petty As “Stay With Me” Co-Writer, Dish Out Royalty Checks

10 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

There are famous, woefully obvious cases of musical plagiarism. Vanilla Ice’s unauthorized sampling of Queen and David Bowie’s Under Pressure in his much more forgettable Ice, Ice Baby comes to mind first. That’s the clearcut, shaking my head sort of copyright infringement. But the waters get much murkier in terms of who owns what in a musical canon […]

ALABAMA: Gay Lawmaker Threatens To Reveal Colleagues' Adulterous Affairs

11 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"I will not stand by and allow legislators to talk about ‘family values’ when they have affairs, and I know of many who are and have. I will call our elected officials who want to hide in the closet out. I will not stand by and allow legislators to talk about ‘family values’ when they have affairs, and I know of many who are and have. Show More Summary

Police Rush To Richard Simmons’ Mansion After Concerned Friend Fears The Worst

11 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Two LAPD officers showed up to Richard Simmons’ Hollywood Hills home Friday evening after a concerned friend contacted them fearing the Sweatin’ to the Oldies star was in trouble, TMZ reports. The friend was worried because Simmons hasn’t been seen in almost a year. Show More Summary

Beloved Minn. Teacher, GSA Advisor Shot Dead

The murder of David Frigaard has shaken a quiet corner near St. Paul. read more

Tweet Of The Day II: John Stemberger

11 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

You'll recall that Stemberger had stompy-feet meldowns over gay marriage coming to his home state after vowing that it was an issue "worth dying for." (Tipped by JMG reader Erik)

News: Emma Watson, Alabama, Sam Smith, Gay Guide to the Superbowl

11 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A lone dissenter disrupted the ordination of the Church of England's first female bishop today, shouting that the concept of the ordination of women was "not in the bible." Here's the list of winners from last night's Screen Actors Guild...

Gay Tech Bears Lay Claim To Jeb Bush Presidential Campaign Website to Promote LGBT Equality

11 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

CJ Phillips and Charlie Rainwater, a self-described tech "bear couple" from Oregon, exhibited some remarkable foresight back in 2008 and decided to lay claim to a web domain that may prove frustrating for Florida's Jeb Bush sometime next year: www.JebBushForPresident.com....

Pope Francis Holds Private Audience With Trans Man

11 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

On Saturday, Pope Francis met with a Diego Neria Lejárraga, a Spanish transgender man. Neria sought the meeting because his congregation discriminated against him after his going through gender reassignment surgery. The Washington Blade reports that Neria wrote Pope Francis...

Saks Withdraws Motion to Dismiss Trans Worker's Lawsuit

The company says it will defend itself on the merits of the case, rather than arguing that antitrans discrimination is not a basis for a legal action. read more

The King Of Spain Can Finally Call Himself A Gay Mag Cover Model

12 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

For the first time ever, the King of Spain has granted an appearance on the cover of a gay magazine. Though he didn’t pose specifically for RAGAP, a Spanish glossy, he did allow them to use his official portrait on their cover to accompany an article about how attentive he’s been to the LGBT community. And […]

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