“Ugh,” you say. “There’s nothing more played-out than a flash mob wedding proposal.” “Agreed,” says your boyfriend — just before he’s treated to three jugglers on unicycles, twenty interpretative dancers, a special guest appearance by Angela Lansbury to present the ring, and your five-minute wedding proposal in iamic pentameter. This could be very easily be [...]
As we head into a major Pride weekend, there’s no better time than now to remember the limitless beauty that lives in each and every one of us. Of course, it is a bit deeper and harder to find in some, but it’s there — promise! Brandonna Summer agrees, and she is here to hand-deliver that message [...]
Well, that could have been handled better. The Police Commissioner of the NYPD just said that his department doesn’t owe anyone an apology for raids on gay bars such as the one that led to the Stonewall Riots. To be fair … nobody who currently works at the NYPD was involved with the raid in 1969. [...]
Bernie Sanders stopped by MSNBC this morning and confirmed – he’s with her. The self-described Democratic socialist, progressive icon and LGBT advocate dropped the bomb on MSNBC’s Morning Joe that he’d be voting for Hillary, and also took the moment to completely slam Donald Trump: Yes, I think the issue right here is that I’m gonna do [...]
2016 ELECTION. CNN hires former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski. “It’s a salaried position and will make Lewandowski exclusive to CNN, effective immediately. Trump fired Lewandowski on Monday, ending the tenure of the fiery opera… Read The post Calvin Harris, Roland Emmerich, Sia, Corey Lewandowski, Fried Chicken, SpotMini: NEWS appeared first on Towleroad.
Who are you #ProudToBe? Youtube wants to know, and it wants you to broadcast it to the entire world. Quite literally. The video-sharing platform has just launched its Pride campaign, and the message this year is all about celebrating gender identity… Read The post YouTubers Shout Out Who They’re #ProudToBe in Personal New Pride Campaign: VIDEOS appeared first on Towleroad.
Donald Trump today announced his Evangelical Executive Advisory Board which is a ‘Who’s Who’ of anti-LGBT figures. Said Trump: “I have such tremendous respect and admiration for this group and I look forward to continuing to talk ab… Read The post Donald Trump’s ‘Evangelical Executive Advisory Board’ is a ‘Who’s Who’ of Anti-Gay Figures appeared first on Towleroad.
Brandonna Summer means well. She knows a thing or two about success and glamour and pancakes, and wants nothing more than to spread her womanly wisdom to all the children. But as any great teacher knows, the key to inspiring others is praising yourself. You’ve got to really lay it on thick, too, or else [...]
Dear convicted gay basher Kathryn Knott: in the words of our favorite lesbian Suze Orman: you are denied. A Philadelphia judge has denied her request for early release based on good behavior. The men who participated in the bashing, Kevin Harrigan and Philip Williams, avoided jail time with a plea that included community service and probation, [...]
Gay footballers need love and a partner that’s always their #1 fan. That’s the idea behind this very cute and gay-inclusive ad from German railway Deutsche Bahn, who packed a lot of messages and a whole lot of “awwwwww” into this 90-second travel spot. You’ll guess the twist a mile away, but that doesn’t make it any [...]
Remember a week ago, when Donald Trump said “ask yourself who is really the friend of women and the LGBT community, Donald Trump with his actions or Hillary Clinton with her words?” Well, now we have an answer, and it sure as hell isn’t Donald Trump. He’s going to be meeting with 400 of the [...]
What is your 2016 song of the summer? DJ Earworm has put out his Summersmash ’16 which features 19 tracks that will allow you to take a pill in Ibiza, eat your cake by the ocean, and work from home in a super-convenient four minutes. The mash-u… Read The post Hear Every 2016 Song of the Summer in One Perfect Mash-Up: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
The finale of HBO’s series Looking is premiering at the end of July but a first trailer for the wrap-up of the series, which met its end after just two short seasons, has arrived, and should provide a lot to speculate on. While the trailer appe… Read The post The Trailer for HBO’s ‘Looking’ Finale Has Arrived: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
For an episode that was almost entirely predictable in terms of outcomes, last night’s episode of Game of Thrones, “Battle of the Bastards,” was a thrill to watch. Not only for the intense visual spectacle (it was the series’ most expensive episode t… Read The post Battle of the Bastards: ‘Game Of Thrones’ 06×09 [RECAP] – SPOILERS appeared first on Towleroad.
Let’s have a kiki! Back in January, Vanity Fair called the film Kiki a “joyous, genuinely inspiring documentary about the current ball culture in New York City,” and named it “Sundance’s Most Inspiring Documentary,” when… Read The post Free Outdoor Screening of Award-Winning ‘Kiki’ in Brooklyn Will Make You Feel Better About the Future appeared first on Towleroad.
Pitti Uomo is a four-day menswear trade show in Florence, Italy. With an abundance of photographers in attendance, extravagantly dressed men flock the streets in hopes of attracting their attention with their flashy frocks. Filmmaker Aaron Christian turned the event into his own wildlife special with this mockumentary following the Pitti Peacocks. Here’s what Christian [...]
For Father’s Day, the Underwear Expert’s Daniel X Miller talked to a couple of real dads about — what else — whether they wear boxers or briefs. Luke Weaver and Adam Gordon have no problem showing off their ‘dad bods’ and talk… Read The post Boxers or Briefs: Dad Bods Edition – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
In the wake of the Orlando massacre, President Obama used his weekly address to tell the LGBT community the nation stands by them, and delivered a message about tolerance, equality, and unconditional love ahead of Father’s Day. Watch:...Show More Summary
Just when you thought the homophobes pushing bathroom bans couldn’t get any worse, this comes along: according to Joseph Backholm, director of the Family Policy Institute of Washington state, anti-trans activists may be chasing women into bathrooms to scare them into signing petitions. Show More Summary
The Marine Corps is investigating two active-duty service members involved in a Facebook post that threatened violence against gay people. “Coming to a gay bar near you!” read the photo, depicting a corporal in uniform with his finger...Show More Summary