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Maggie Gyllenhaal, Ewan McGregor, Cynthia Nixon Open in ‘The Real Thing’ on Broadway: REVIEW

22 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY NAVEEN KUMAR Equal parts cerebral and sexy, Tom Stoppard’s 1982 play about love, deception and the limits of fiction gets a chic, starry revival from Roundabout Theatre Company at the American Airlines theatre, where it opened on Broadway last...

Iceland's Haf Design House

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Hafsteinn Júlíusson's designs are rooted in a love of nature read more

Our Four Fave Restaurants in Reykjavík

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay :

Photo Credits: Sarah Crumb (Snaps, Reykjavík Roasters). Courtesy of Kopar. Courtesy of Mar.Friðrik V Employing farm-to-table techniques to the point you’d swear you’re in a far-flung Portlandia episode, this mom-and-pop shop specializes in elevated interpretations of traditional Icelandic recipes. Show More Summary

Candy, Darling: Crushing on Iceland's Sweets

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If you have a sweet tooth, it turns out Iceland is a dream come true (there are no fewer than five candy factories for a population of 300,000!). Especially intriguing is the ubiquitous chocolate–licorice combo that fills aisles in all permutations. read more

Photo Of The Day

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

Via Pink News: A picture of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visiting an orphanage has gone viral – and you will never guess why. The supreme leader of the secretive state was seen in photos released today, visiting a state-funded children’s home. Show More Summary

Philadelphia Approves Hate Crimes Law

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

Via the Philadelphia Inquirer: City Council unanimously approved a measure on Thursday that would make it a crime to harm someone because of sexual orientation, gender identity, or disabilities. The proposal was triggered by the Sept. Show More Summary

Idaho Governor Butch Otter Vows to Continue Wasting Taxpayer Money Fighting Gay Marriage

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Marriage equality is already the law of the land in Idaho, thanks to the Ninth Circuit's mandate striking down the state's ban on same-sex marriage. But you wouldn't know that listening to Governor Butch Otter, who continues to treat the...

What most people aren't getting about the fake non-troversies of the anti-gay right

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

I was just reading a local news report from Houston's KHOU about the non-troversy involving Mayor Annise Parker, subpoenas she never saw before their preparation, and the outrage machine that followed. The first line reads like this: The reporter surely...

IDAHO: Otter Vows To Keep Fighting

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

Via the Huffington Post: Idaho Gov. Butch Otter (R) vowed Thursday to keep fighting a U.S. Supreme Court ruling allowing same-sex marriage in his state, even as that effort costs Idaho tens of thousands of dollars. "I'm not ready to surrender to a few folks in black robes," Otter said during a gubernatorial debate. Show More Summary

Loving Iceland's Elegant Liquors (With Fine Fonts)

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A good font can make all the difference, a lesson makers of Iceland’s spirits have taken to heart. read more

Los Angeles Couple Reach Plea Deal In Torture, Murder Of 'Gay Acting' Eight-Year-Old Son - VIDEO

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

LOS ANGELES: Pearl Fernandez has pleaded guilty to the murder and torture of her “gay acting” eight-year-old son Gabriel

Syndicated Radio Hosts Attack Tim Cook

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

Wikipedia: "The Rick and Bubba Show is heard each weekday morning on their flagship station WZZK and on over 50 radio stations in 15 states – mostly in the Southern United States."(Tipped by JMG reader Jeremy)

'Weekly Standard' asst. editor (@JSwiftTWS) equates Tim Cook with man who pits God against him

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Jim Swift, assistant editor of the conservative Weekly Standard, thinks Tim Cook, in coming out as a proud gay man, sounds just like another newsmaking company leader: A southern-born CEO invoking religion regarding his views on homosexuality, lobbying for what...

TODAY: Kansas Marriage Hearing

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

Via the Associated Press: A federal judge is to hear a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union challenging Kansas' ban on same-sex marriage. The hearing Friday afternoon before U.S. District Judge Daniel Crabtree in Kansas City, Kansas, is on the ACLU's request for an order to force Kansas to allow gay marriages. Show More Summary

Full Frontal Freedom Encourages LGBT People To VE Next Week - VIDEO

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Full Frontal Freedom, a coalition of independent artists aiming to encourage civic participation, have just dropped a video encouraging LGBT people to vote at the mid-term elections.

Michigan pastors make unfortunate lifestyle choice; say they'll go to jail rather than not discriminate

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Good As You

A group of Michigan pastors, working under the moniker of "No Gay Civil Right," has declared that they will not comply with any LGBT-inclusive nondiscrimination law that might pass in their state. Pastor Stay Swimp, a humorously over-the-top activist preacher,...

Perkins: Annise Parker Is A Totalitarian

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

"It may be Halloween, but even Mayor Annise Parker can’t mask her real agenda. The Houston leader couldn’t have been clearer yesterday that while she may have withdrawn the churches’ subpoenas, she has no intention of withdrawing from the battle over fundamental democracy. Show More Summary

Federal Judge to Hear Challenge to Kansas Gay Marriage Ban Today: VIDEO

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A federal judge in Kansas is expected to hear a challenge to the state's ban on same-sex marriage later today, the Associated Press reports: The hearing Friday afternoon before U.S. District Judge Daniel Crabtree in Kansas City, Kansas, is on...

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