(Tipped by JMG reader Lynda)
A gay couple didn’t let some homophobe’s childish act ruin their Christmas. When the men returned home, they found someone had carved the word “faggots” into the middle of their front door. Rude! But rather than get upset, the couple took a different route: public mockery. After sanding off the graffiti, they wrote the vandal a colorful note and taped […]
We must reframe the conversation about HIV prevention so it's about more than just condoms. read more
It’s the eve of a new year, and the best way to get a headstart on a rad 2015 is dressin’ to the nines to say goodbye to 2014. Whether you are feelin’ dapper as hell or on a shimmering ethereal tip, we’ve rounded up some awesome threads to look #flawless in.
Artists Nikolai & Simon Haas, featured in Citizens of Humanity's magazine, share their thoughts on drag, design, and why they're 'avidly anti-shame.' read more
Earlier this month the state of Kentucky announced that it will be denying $18M in tax incentives to the Ark Encounter because its employment application stipulates that prospective staffers must be fundamentalist Christians. Today Answers...Show More Summary
When then-President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad declared in 2007 that there were no gay people in Iran, he was correct in one sense. Because homosexuality is illegal and punishable by imprisonment, torture or execution, the idea of someone living their life openly...
The Gone Girl star hosts the Academy Awards in February. read more
Why worry yourself with wrapping presents and figuring out who wants what this holiday season when you can just give the gift of Neil Patrick Harris? Watch, AFTER THE JUMP... The 87th Academy Awards air February 22.
Via the Telegraph: NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory has captured dramatic footage of a powerful X-class solar flare erupting on the surface of the Sun. Harmful radiation from a flare cannot pass through Earth's atmosphere to physically...Show More Summary
Is it funny — or just more trolling by the homophobic rap star? read more
We've rounded up the year's comings out from our archive and found famous names like Ellen Page, brave moves by athletes such as Michael Sam, and inspiring moments in business and music. read more
Via the Associated Press: Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell should perform community service rather than serve prison time for his federal corruption convictions, an international relief organization said Tuesday. Operation Blessing...Show More Summary
Apparently Taco Bell's new breakfast is so fast and convenient, you can now spend your mornings on more important things - like falling in love, getting married, and going on treasure hunts. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...
via Chris Johnson Twitter. The Salt Lake Tribune has named the three Utah couples at the center of the successful challenge to the state's gay marriage ban as the paper's "Utahns of the Year" Wrote the Tribune's editor Terry Orme:.....
Robin Roberts, who was the interviewer during President Obama's "evolution" on gay marriage back in 2012, revealed to Meredith Vieira earlier this week a rather embarrassing moment that occurred during the historic announcement. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP... Roberts herself came...
France's Closer Magazine has been ordered to pay €20K for invading the privacy of a neo-Nazi party leader when it outed him as gay. Via Pink News: Florian Philippot is the deputy leader of the French Front National – which was allied...Show More Summary
Pouring over a year’s worth of stories, there’s plenty to get discouraged over. Homophobia, discrimination and persecution remain steady themes in LGBT media. But there’s also so much to feel good about! These are the stories we love to share, about people we’re overwhelmingly proud to call our brothers, sisters, friends or allies. And 2014 was a […]
This year's crop of LGBT characters on TV had us thinking they deserve awards — so we made some up. read more
In the opening scenes of The Interview (which can now be rented online), Dave Skylark (James Franco) sits down for a chat with Eminem that quickly turns into a media moment when the 42-year-old rapper reveals all his homophobic lyrics...