A few weeks ago, I expressed my disgust in relation to how the Russian government is treating its own gay community. With the Olympics coming up, I wanted to voice my opinion on a regular basis, and decided to pick up some pride bracelets to wear for the next few months. Turns out, I ordered […] Your ad here, right now: $0
Elena Hight is hoping to attend the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi and she wants to take us all along for the ride. Turns out there’s more to getting onto the Olympic team that just showing up and doing a couple pipe runs. But, here, we’ll let Elena tell you all about it in […]
Whilst stadia preparations for the upcoming 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, and 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar come under intense scrutiny, we look back at how the 2012 Summer Olympics in London got it right – by incorporating simulation into the design process of the highly acclaimed velodrome.
Vladimir Putin has been accused of being gay by a new biography. It also alleges that the Russian President did not have an affair with Olympic gymnast, Alina Kabaeva, which was highly publicised by his PR team because of his homosexual tendencies. Show More Summary
In his storied career, CBS' Verne Lundquist has had the opportunity to be at the microphone for many iconic events. Since becoming a network announcer in 1974, he's called the NCAA Tournament, the NFL, three Olympics, The Masters, the PGA Championship, and of course, SEC football. Show More Summary
Andy Humm reports at Gay City News: Former Olympic skater Johnny Weir was picketed by Queer Nation outside his talk at Barnard College December 2 for his position that “the Olympics are not the place to make a political statement” about...Show More Summary
Before its selection to host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, which start in February, Sochi was unknown to most people outside of Russia. That anonymity led photographer Rob Hornstra and writer Arnold van Bruggen to embark on a five-year project to investigate the city on the Black Sea. Show More Summary
You may not have heard of British Olympic diver Tom Daley before, but even if you haven’t, prepare to be impressed with the incredibly wise, mature way that he just came out as dating a guy. More » Prepare To Be Impressed By How British...Show More Summary
A mentor to a new generation of athletes, the Olympic legend says it's 'time to focus on your diving' read more
Tears flowed in "The Biggest Loser" gym when Olympic weightlifter Holley Mangold was sent packing after dropping just three pounds on the last episode. But looking back at her bad week, Mangold thinks she now knows what went wrong."I...Show More Summary
'I still fancy girls, but right now I'm dating a guy and I couldn't be happier.' read more
Post by Adriana Velez. Today's hot celeb news had a lot of men around the world cheering. Olympic diver Tom Daley came out... as bisexual. In a YouTube video (the better to see what this British hottie has to offer), Daley announced that he's dating another man, and it's making him deliriously happy. Show More Summary
First SeaWorld, now Sochi 2014. See what you can do to prevent the use of captive orcas for profit at the Winter Olympics. Read More The post Russia Using Captive Orcas at Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Coca-Cola is among 10 major Olympic sponsors that are being targeted by gay rights activists. Nevertheless, the Atlanta-based sugar-water empire will remain a key part of the 2014 winter games in Sochi, Russia.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Tom Daley’s coming-out came as a surprise to many some, particularly to his dear old grandparents. Turns out the 19-year-old Olympic diver only told Nana and Poppa a day before he made his big announcement via YouTube. Though Mr. and Mrs. Daley were admittedly “confused” — claiming the news came “out of the blue” — […]
Olympic diver Tom Daley announced that he's dating a guy, and some have been quick to apply a label to his identity though he has not used any himself. The post Media Rushes To Label Olympic Diver’s Sexuality appeared first on ThinkProgress.
If you're forced to change careers what will you do? Olympic Alpine skier Kaylin Richardson shares her advice for embracing the unpredictable path life takes. Changing careers can be a frightening experience. Read Full Story
What's the responsible thing to do when you break out of prison? See a dentist and then turn yourself back in, of course. Who wants nasty teeth in prison? We've got that, Ron Burgundy co-hosting real life Olympic Curling trials, and a gift guide of regular objects made out of Legos in today's Geekolinks.
Tom Daley, one of the most famous athletes in Great Britain and a bronze medalist in diving in the London Olympics, announced Monday in an emotional YouTube video that he is in a relationship with a man. Daley, 19, chose YouTube to offer clarity without defining terms, saying that “I still fancy girls” in the […]
Brasov (Romania) and Lausanne (Switzerland) both submitted their applications to host the 3rd edition of the Winter YOG to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) by the 28 November deadline.IOC President Thomas Bach said: “We areShow More Summary