VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican on Saturday fired a monsignor who came out as gay on the eve of a big meeting of the world's bishops to discuss church outreach to gays, divorcees and more traditional Catholic families. Monsignor Kryzstof Charamsa was a mid-level official in the Vatican's doctrine office. Show More Summary
Cry all you want, still gonna call you A Idiot. OK, now that we have yelled at (some of) The Gays about how Hillary Clinton’s “anti-gay” email is kind of no big fucking deal, it is time to yell into the hollow cavity of Bristol Palin’s brain, because SHE has read the same email! Does she have “thoughts” on it? Sure, if you’d like to call them that. Show More Summary
When bigoted Indiana eatery Memories Pizza announced they would never cater a gay wedding after the state's "Religious Freedom" bill passed, the reactions were varied. A lot of people called in death threats and shut the place down,Show More Summary
Okay, so it wasn't really a wedding, but a vow renewal ceremony is still a pretty big deal — and something the anti-gay Memories Pizza would NOT want to cater! You remember Memories, right? That homophobic pizza place that vowed to not serve same-sex couples after Indiana signed that Religious Freedom Restoration Act? Well, they went back [...]
Grindr—the gay and otherwise MSM dating (i.e. hook-up) app that uses geo-location magic to let you cruise with your phone rather than your eyes—is full of with men who talk a big game in their profiles. After all, the allure of a handsome face with a really good tagline is hard to resist. Show More Summary
What is it that five children see when they have two gay men for dads and two transgender women for nannies? One big loving and caring family. Contributing writer Beth Hallstrom explains the story in this installment of the Huffington Post Gay Voices / RaiseAChild.US "Let Love Define Family®” series. Show More Summary
The Pontiff, opting for the low-profile big yarmulke zucchetto over the tall and pointy mitre. All pomp relegated to the cape. giulio napolitano / Shutterstock.com As you may have heard, the Successor of St. Peter made his first visit to our country this week. Show More Summary
You can believe that no parents are better than gay parents, but not on the government's dime.
Scream Queens creator Ryan Murphy interviews Ariana Grande, who appears in the series, in the new issue of V Magazine. Murphy asks the pop star, whose gay brother Frankie became known to America as a contestant on Big Brother, about her support for t… The post Ariana Grande Explains Why She’s a ‘Raging Lunatic’ Over ‘Dumb as F–k’ Homophobes appeared first on Towleroad.
In the age of marriage equality and Caitlyn Jenner, it can be easy to imagine that coming out—whether to oneself or to one’s community—is no longer a big deal. But as Justin Sayre, a proudly gay writer and performer, explores in hisShow More Summary
Part 1 of 3 No matter whether you’re gay, straight, bi, trans, pansexual, genderqueer, and all other categories in our beautiful LGBTQ rainbow of a community, as well as in the hetero world everyone wants the same thing: BUTTS. Not just a butt (we literally all have one) — a big, strong one. It’s not just a […]
Sure, the gay community loves a diva. But more than big voices and over-the-top outfits, there’s an elevated appreciation for stars who overcame the odds. Perhaps it’s particularly poignant given the parallels to the LGBT community’s struggles for ac… The post Gay Iconography: Re-Introducing Darlene Love appeared first on Towleroad.
ANY WHITE RIGHT-WING REPUBLICAN WHO PROTESTS THIS MOVE IS NOT LOOKING AT THE BIG PICTURE CLEARLY THIS MESSAGE IS TO THE WHITE RIGHT WING ADVERSARIES OF THE "AMERICAN PROGRESSIVE FUNDAMETNALISTS" IF YOU ARE WHO THE PROGRESSIVES CLAIM THAT YOU ARE (WHITE RACISTS) THEN YOU SHOULD SEE THIS AS THE "BEST OF TIMES" FOR YOUR AGENDA. Show More Summary
"Celebrity Big Brother" star James Hill talks to aTeen about his status as a "gay magnet."
On the new single from Great Big World, "Hold Each Other," openly gay singer-songwriter Chad King sings the most buzzed about lyric on the single: “Something happens when I hold him.” “Originally the lyric in the chorus was ‘something happens when I hold her,’ ” Axel explained to Out earlier this summer. Show More Summary
Photography by Sophy Holland. Groomer: Angela Di Carlo. My first time visiting Fire Island — Labor Day weekend, August 2014 — I got lost. I’d been at a party for a resident artist and couldn’t find my way back to the house I was staying in. Show More Summary
Everyone who thinks that Burning Man is just a big rave for straight white people ignores the fact that it has also become a magnet for quite a lot of gay white people. [ more › ]
Kristina Schake had built a solid reputation among political operatives for driving the shift in voter opinion on gay marriage, foiling Big Tobacco forces and helping Michelle Obama transcend the traditional role of first lady -- but the State Department was not her wheelhouse.
(Scott Johnson) The Wall Street Journal’s Jason Gay occupies what is at the least a narrow journalistic niche. He’s a humorist writing a sports column or vice versa. His most recent column — “The NFL begins: Is your TV big enough” — is a good example, in a question-and-answer format. Show More Summary
Actress Ellen Page has plenty of follow-up thoughts about her big confrontation with Ted Cruz over gay rights at the Iowa State Fair.