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Michael Sam Fails to Make St. Louis Rams Final Cut

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Early reports are coming in that Michael Sam failed to make the St. Louis Rams' final cut and will not be on the team's 53-man roster. Sam was widely seen to be competing for the ninth spot on the defensive...

WATCH: Teen From Disturbing Video Explains How It Started

Meet the Georgia college student who recorded video of his parents attacking him for being gay. read more

Towletech v.121: Game of Thrones VFX, Mars Rocket, Google Cars, 3D-Printed Castles, Apple iWatch

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY KYLER GEOFFROY A weekly round-up of the best tech, science, and geek-related news from around the web. A new Jurassic Park set photo reveals a tribute statue for John Hammond - the park's eccentric founder played by actor Lord...

Hawaii's Governor Loses Reelection, Blames Marriage Equality

The Democratic governor of Hawaii offered a theory on why he lost reelection to reporters. read more

Mourners Pay Respect to Slain LGBT Advocate Kelly Phillips While Murder Suspect Remains at Large: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

(image facebook) Hundreds of mourners turned out on Thursday for Kelly Phillips, a Minneapolis executive and activist who was gunned down at a gas station by a still-at-large suspect believed to be his former lover and business partner Ty Hoffman,...

Georgia Teen Assaulted By Parents Raises Over $90,000 In Three Days

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

The 19-year-old gay man who was assaulted by his parents and kicked out of their house after coming out as gay has been identified as Kennesaw, Georgia teen Daniel Pierce. After the recorded altercation with his parents went viral and gained over 3 million views on YouTube in three days, Pierce is speaking with 11Alive […]

Jamaican Who Challenged Buggery Law Bullied Out of Supreme Court

A man has withdrawn his Supreme Court case against Jamaica's antigay law out of fear for his safety. read more

Gay Couples React to Bizarre Anti-gay Marriage Ads: WATCH

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Remember those hilariously awful anti-gay marriage ads a few years back? The ones that tried to paint a ominous future for America should we (God forbid!) allow gay couples the same rights as heterosexual couples? Well YouTube user Michael Rizzi...

WATCH: Travis Wall Brings Same-Sex Couples to 'So You Think You Can Dance'

The piece is believed to be the first featuring same-sex partner dancing on the Fox dance competition. read more

Gay Iconography: Diana Ross Is A Supreme Icon

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Way before Beyoncé could even dream of slaying the MTV Video Music Awards, another female entertainer had risen to super-stardom from a successful singing trio. When Diana Ross had her first number one single with the Supremes, Bey was still...

Christian Site: John The Baptist Was Killed For Opposing Unnatural Marriage

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The virulently anti-gay LifeSiteNews attempts to put a contemporary spin on the story of John The Baptist: A Christian man was executed during the night by a high-profile ruler after making an uncompromising defense of real marriage....Show More Summary

Rufus Wainwright Thankful For Daughter, Sexy Son Would Be Too Hard To Raise

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Somewhere between lamenting his career as an openly gay singer and shading his LGBT following, Rufus Wainwright told the UK Times this week that he’s glad he has a daughter, because it would be far more difficult to raise an incredibly sexy son. “I don’t think it would happen,” he said (phew!), “[it's just that] […]

Georgia Teen Speaks Out About His Family's Horrific 'Pray the Gay Away' Intervention: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Yesterday, we posted a disturbing video of Daniel Pierce recording his family's heartbreaking rejection of the Georgia teen because of his sexual orientation. In the three days since the footage has been uploaded to YouTube, the video has amassed over...

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie Says Support for Marriage Equality Cost Him His Reelection Bid

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie, who recently lost the Democratic gubernatorial primary to state Sen. David Ige, told reporters this week that it was his decision to call a special session last year to legalize marriage equality that ultimately led to...

AUSTRALIA: Protesters Block Entrance As Hate Conference "Opens In Chaos"

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Guardian: About 100 protesters blocked the entrance to the Catch the Fire evangelical ministries in the Melbourne suburb of Hallam on Saturday morning, where the controversial World Congress of Families conference was scheduled to begin. Show More Summary

International Rugby Board Recognizes the Bingham Cup

3 days agoLGBT / Gay :

The announcement comes on the first day of competition in Sydney read more

Gay Seniors Transform Their Most Personal Stories Into Art

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

As the adage goes, “Those who don’t remember the past are condemned to repeat it” (or some variation on that general theme). L.A.’s LGBTQ citizens of a certain age are not only reflecting on their earlier lives and the sometimes unpleasant experiences they’ve survived, but they’re celebrating their past with art. During a a poetry workshop […]

Opera Singer Fired For Facebook Rant Against Drag Queen: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Opera singer Valerian Ruminski [pictured below] does not like men decorating their nails. He dislikes it so much, in fact, that he took to Facebook to complain - at length - after encountering a man on the OC Transpo bus...

HAWAII: Gov. Neil Abercrombie Blames Primary Loss On Same-Sex Marriage

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie yesterday declared that he lost this month's reelection primary because he had called a special legislative session on same-sex marriage. Republicans are allowed to vote for Democrats in Hawaii's open primary,...Show More Summary

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