A Theory of Small Earthquakes is a novel about bisexuality, family, and secrets, with a narrative that's quite different from the typical work of women's fiction. The post Hidden Gems of Queer Lit: Meredith Maran’s “A Theory of Small Earthquakes” appeared first on Autostraddle.
Hillary Clinton’s campaign begins running a national ad on Tuesday that highlights statements from House Speaker hopeful Kevin McCarthy which revealed that the Benghazi select committee was set up to politically destroy her. Says the ad:… The post Hillary Clinton’s First National TV Ad Rips McCarthy, GOP Over Benghazi Attacks: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Last night, Yayo Grassi, the gay man who met with Pope Francis, joined Lawrence O’Donnell and Washington Post reporter EJ Dionne on The Last Word, to talk about the Pope’s meeting and how it was arranged. Dionne early on pointed theShow More Summary
Heroes and hotties are the theme of this week’s home entertainment releases. From Marvel’s best coming together in Avengers: Age of Ultron (above) to Channing Tatum returning (without much clothing) to his stripper franchise Magic Mike XXL to a French magistrate’s attempt to stop a 1970s Marseilles drug smuggling operation in The Connection to brave […]
The AP has finally pointed out that Kim Davis (right) is receiving legal representation from a designated anti-gay hate group: The Southern Poverty Law Center lists the Liberty Counsel as an anti-gay hate groups for spreading false information.… The post The AP Finally Points Out That Mat Staver’s Liberty Counsel is a Designated Hate Group appeared first on Towleroad.
So it has been undeniably strange watching “The 100” warrior leader play the “Fear the Walking Dead” sullen teen. But Alycia Debnam-Carey has done admirably in both. Though I can’t help but think with a little more eye paint Lexa could kick all those zombies’ butts no problem. Show More Summary
Miley Cyrus delivered a swan song to summer on Saturday Night Live. The "Wrecking Ball" singer, who recently came out as pansexual, opened last weekend's episode with a musical review of the people who have made headlines or trending...Show More Summary
Human Rights Campaign (HRC) gave its Visibility Award to Tim Cook, CEO of Apple Inc. (right), this past weekend at their annual dinner gala in Washington, D.C. Cook, who was hired personally by none other than tech god Steve Jobs, has been with Apple since 1998, and took over as CEO in 2011, shortly before […]
One of the American heroes who stopped a terrorist on a Paris train is listed in serious condition after being stabbed leaving a gay nightclub in Sacramento.
Will gets some tough love on this week's episode of "Nashville"
Who can forget Jon Kortajarena's smoking hot scene in A Single Man. In less than a minute, the model managed to give Colin Firth's character the will to live a little longer --just enough to dive deep into his dreamy green eyes-- and...Show More Summary
Guy Maddin’s films always push the boundaries of camp even though camp hardly exists. Filmmakers are no longer need to express themselves through codes—or what used to be called “underground” culture. Gay or straight, artists now liberate their fantasies and their lusts. Show More Summary
23-year-old Spencer Stone, one of three Americans who gained worldwide attention in August after dismantling a terrorist attack on a French train, was stabbed in a fight on Wednesday evening–outside a gay bar in Sacramento, CA, where he resides. NBC News reports that Airman First Class Stone is currently in stable condition, although he was […]
A gay man was murdered in the 6 Mile and Woodward area of Detroit where two murders of transgender individuals have occurred this year already. The man, identified only as Melvin, was found by police wearing women’s clothing and friends believe… The post Gay Man Murdered in Detroit, in Area Where Two Trans Murders Occurred This Year appeared first on Towleroad.
The Nashville Grizzlies ruby team are back with their 2016 fundraising calendar. Last year’s calendar featured the boys rolling around in the mud. This year, they’re freshening up in the locker room. The team’s goal is to create a safe space for rugby players of all sexual orientations, backgrounds and experience to come together, free of the bullying and […]
It’s probably no surprise that Chief Justice Roy Moore isn’t the only antigay member of the Alabama Supreme Court — now Justice Tom Parker, who is up for reelection next year, is saying state courts should defy the U.S. Supreme Court’s...Show More Summary
“Few things are as devastating as a parent losing contact with her children,” playwright Jane Eisner tells The Advocate in a series of conversations by phone and email about her groundbreaking one-act play, Dear Texas,. The play dramatizes...Show More Summary
A Catholic priest told Italian television he could "understand" pedophilia.
Ireland is one step closer to allowing same-sex couples to enter into civil marriages. One of the two houses of Irish Parliament Wednesday passed what is simply known as the Marriage Bill, granting same-sex couples the same marriage rights as heterosexual couples. Show More Summary
YouTuber Jack Merridew tries on sexy Halloween costumes and has them rated by his mother.