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But does the Archbishop even believe in gay?

2 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

While allegations swirl around him, John Nienstedt, the head of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis who was extremely active in his state's unsuccessful fight to write discrimination into its constitution (they wrote equality into it instead), offered this...

The Hole a Father Leaves by Leaving

Kyle’s father abandoned him, causing unbearable pain. But this young man has pushed past shame to redeem his life and claim his manhood. ___ I grew up never knowing who my father was. He wanted nothing to do with me. He just walked away. Show More Summary

James Earl Jones x Walt Whitman

To atone for exposing you to Call of Duty‘s verbal atrocities, we present James Earl Jones – the voice of Darth Vader and Mufasa – reading Walt Whitman’s A Song of Myself. Read along here.  Recorded in 1973 at 92nd Street Y.

Question of the Day

What's the last experience you had that you delayed out of fear or dread or just expecting to hate it, but ended up being a pleasant experience?Could be anything, from seeing the dentist to skydiving.

SDCC 2014: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY SEQUEL COMING IN 2017

Chris Pratt & James Gunn announced to Hall H that more Guardians is on the way! The post SDCC 2014: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY SEQUEL COMING IN 2017 appeared first on The Good Men Project.

NewFest Movie Review: Hong Khaou's 'Lilting' Is A Stunning, Intimate Portrait Of Loss And Cultural Divides

2 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY JOSEPH EHRMAN-DUPRE You’d be hard pressed to believe that Lilting, a measured and quietly emotional film which screened this week at NYC's NewFest, is the work of a first time director. But Hong Khaou has crafted an intimate portrait...

Concentrate on Africa's Children

President Obama is convening the first-ever U.S.-Africa Leaders' Summit with over 50 African leaders in Washington D.C. next week. The event will have a strong focus on Africa's long-term economic growth, under the theme of "Investing in the Next Generation." To us, the next generation is, quite simply, Africa's children. Show More Summary

John Force's funny car team in top form as NHRA arrives in Seattle

As NHRA drag racing returns to Seattle this weekend to wrap up its three-race Western Swing, John Force's funny car team is on a roll, having won the last three events.

The Best Facebook Post I've Seen in a Long Time

My favorite posts on Facebook are ones that share something honest and meaningful -- an opinion, a thought, a perspective, an experience. Of all my friends, the one who does this most consistently is Milan Chakraborty, an old college...Show More Summary

40,000 Year-Old Lion Figurine — New Fragment Found, Carving Was 3-Dimensional, Not A Relief

A new fragment of the infamous 40,000-year-old Vogelherd Cave lion figurine was recently found by archaeologists from the University of Tübingen. The new fragment which makes up the head of the alternate side of what was previously thought...Show More Summary

WATCH : Lesbian Couple Kissing Challenge!

3 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : SheWired.com

Fun lesbian twist on the popular YouTube kissing challenge! Contributor: Arielle Scarcella read more

How to forage for wild berries

A primer on American-born berries, plus a pie for whatever berries you have on hand.

Endless Barrels

Benji Brand won the GoPro of the World for June with this unreal footage of him riding through long wave after long wave off the coast of Skeleton Bay in Namibia. You can watch the original video here.

Oregon Couple Sues the Cabbie That Left Them Stranded

3 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : SheWired.com

Lesbian couple Kate Neal and and Shanako Devol has filed a lawsuit against the cabbie that left them stranded read more

Shivers

So, this happened last night on So You Think You Can Dance, and I just loved it so much, and I thought I'd share it here for anyone who also loved it and wants to talk about it, or for anyone who doesn't watch the show might enjoy it:...Show More Summary

150,000 MORE SYRIANS AT RISK OF TORTURE, DEATH

The regime of Syrian President Bashar al Assad is holding 150,000 civilians in custody, all of whom are at risk of being tortured or killed by the state, the Syrian defector known as “Caesar” told Congress Thursday.  Click here to read the story.

The Story of Dr. John Kitchin, aka Slomo

Matt Kohn found inspiration in the story of Slomo -- a doctor who stopped being an asshole and now spends the majority of his time rollerblading along the Pacific. The post The Story of Dr. John Kitchin, aka Slomo appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Janelle Monae Invites You To A Dancin' Sorority Party In 'Electric Lady' - VIDEO

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Janelle Monae has just released a catchy new dance anthem for her song "Electric Lady" and the video has everything you’d expect from the Outkast descendant — cupcake-baking ladies, a retro-futuristic sorority setting, light saber group dancing and a groovealicious...

Patagonia makes waves with plant-based wetsuits and obligatory weed jokes

The outdoor outfitter has cooked up a green alternative to non-biodegradable, resource-intensive neoprene. But no, it's not going to get you high.

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