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San Antonio Republicans Attempt to Repeal 'Pro-Homosexual' Ordinance

Less than two weeks after Fayetteville, Ark., voters repealed a nondiscrimination ordinance, San Antonio's Republicans are hoping to do the same thing. read more

Cristiano Ronaldo's Erection Has Now Been Immortalized in Bronze: VIDEO

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The town of Funchal, Madeira in Portugal paid tribute to hometown hero Cristiano Ronaldo over the weekend by erecting a rather well-endowed, 8 foot bronze statue in his honor. I feel so proud to be honoured with a statue in...

Threat of Arrest for Letting Gays Marry

By Matt Baume Florida clerks can start issuing marriage licenses to gay couples in January — but if they do, they could risk arrest and jail time. An anti-gay group in Hawaii is still trying — and failing — to stop marriages. And things are still looking bad for the National Organization for Marriage. Show More Summary

Syphilis Infections On The Rise In The Gay Community

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Think twice before hooking up with that out-of-towner this holiday weekend. And, if you do, be safe. The CDC has just released reports that number of syphilis infections in the United States jumped a whopping 10 percent from 2012 to 2013, with gay and bisexual men accounting for 75 percent of the increase. According to the report, 17,357 […]

After 25 Years, DNA Leads to Arrest in Trans Woman's Murder

Carla Salazar's murder was a mystery for 25 years, until advances in forensics finally led police to a suspect — the first arrest by a new task force focusing on cold cases. read more

JibJab's Annual 'Year in Review' Tackles Putin, Ebola, Joan Rivers, Ice Buckets and More: VIDEO

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Kim Kardashian's butt, ISIS, Vladimir Putin, Ferguson, ebola, the ice bucket challenge and everything else that dominated the headlines in 2014. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP... And be sure to check out last year's JibJab video (featuring the DOMA repeal) and...

Washington Florist Won’t Greet Gay Wedding Guests, Even Though No One Asked Her To

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Apparently, Barronelle Stutzman doesn’t know when to give up. In March of 2013, the owner of Arlene’s Flowers in Richland, Washington, joined the religious douche bags in the service industry club growing list of service providers who refused to cater to gay clients when long-term customers Robert Ingersoll and Curt Freed asked her to do […]

Joe Cocker Dies At Age 70

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

Famed British singer Joe Cocker, whose gravelly voice and flailing stage presence launched countless impersonations, has died at the age of 70. The singer song-writer from Sheffield had a career lasting more than 40 years with hits including You Are So Beautiful and Up Where We Belong. Show More Summary

Archbishop Of Canterbury Refuses To Explain Why He Opposes Same-Sex Marriage - VIDEO

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, England, has refused to discuss the reasons behind his opposition to same-sex marriage

ARGENTINA: Court Grants Some Legal Rights To Orangutan Living In Zoo

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

Via the BBC: A court in Argentina has ruled that a shy orangutan who spent the last 20 years in a zoo can be granted some legal rights enjoyed by humans. Lawyers had appealed to free Sandra from the Buenos Aires zoo by arguing that although not human, she should be given legal rights. Show More Summary

20 Best Songs Of 2014: LISTEN

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

20 Best Songs Of 2014 From Deadly Music!

Video: TLC to air show about humans' ability to suppress truth in name of religion

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

By now you've probably heard about this show: Some people think this is offensive, particularly since the network airing it is the same one that has turned the Duggar family into stars who use their outsized platforms to lobby against...

Prop 8 Backers: SCOTUS Will Reject Gay Marriage So Send Us Lots Of Money

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

"I am confident that the Supreme Court will uphold the states’ rights to define marriage. Even as Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote the majority opinion striking down the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) in 2013, he did so because it infringed upon the states’ authority over marriage. Show More Summary

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray Signs into Law Bill Protecting LGBT Youth from Conversion Therapy

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Washington D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray today signed into law a bill protecting LGBT youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy. D.C. is now the third jurisdiction to ban the harmful practice following California and New Jersey. NCLR...

AFA, LaBarbera think being publicly pro-gay is still a liability; how quaint

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Peter LaBarbera and the American Family Association's One News Now apparently think this kind of headline is still a thing in 2014 America: [SOURCE] Wait, you mean to tell me that Walmart, like virtually every other prominent American brand and...

Nobody Is Looking at Ronaldo's Face: the Bronze Statue is an Early Xmas Gift

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

The new bronze statue of soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is an early Christmas gift for headline writers. read more

Video: Blended family with lesbian moms heads Tylenol holiday ad

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Norman Rockwell's ancestors worked with Tylenol to create new ads honoring family this holiday season. Honoring family of course includes honoring homes with same-sex couples, their children, and their cherished loved ones: Anti-gay activists will surely go crazy. But you...

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