Are you the only gay in the village? No, of course you’re not. And while that means there are plenty of fish in the sea for awkward dates or late-night texts, making gay friends is often an entirely different story. Lines can get blurry when two guys who are into guys embark on a plutonic relationship, but the […]
Your vaguely friendly, dilapidated neighborhood fake postman here before Fourthbay, which is the holiday I believe you used to call “The Fourth of July.” I vaguely recall hearing about how you guys celebrated it—grilling? Fireworks?—but nowadays we basically just strap explosives to meat. Cuts out the middleman. Read more...
Bayard Rustin is perhaps the most significant activist you've never heard of. The architect of the 1963 March on Washington, Rustin was a close friend and ally to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and he was openly gay. Because of his sexuality, Rustin was denied the recognition in life he deserved, but there are those working to rectify that. Show More Summary
Teachers, management, and even his friends coached Raymond avoid seeming too gay. But Judith Light (Angela from Who's the Boss) had different advice. read more
As seen in New York City on Sunday. Christopher Frizzelle I happened to be in New York City over the weekend—a one-night layover—and was trying to meet a friend for dinner in midtown, but all the streets were blocked off. Only then did it occur to me it was pride. Show More Summary
I've long been fascinated with Polari, which I first learned about when I asked British friends about the title of Morrissey's 1990 album, Bona Drag, which means "nice outfit." From the clip recap: Polari was a form of slang used byShow More Summary
Oklahoma Sen. Jim Inhofe is right horrified about the Supreme Court cramming his throat with gay marriage, but you know who ELSE is pissed? All of Inhofe’s gay friends! ALL OF THEM: Read more on Could All Sen. Jim Inhofe’s ‘Gay Friends’ Please See Wonkette After Class?…
I have a dear friend who is, almost certainly, gay. We never discuss this -- sexual behaviour isn't a normal topic of conversation in most friendships! I worry that my friend has no partner, that my friend's church and community areShow More Summary
Not since “Gay or European?” have we seen such a challenge as when talk show host-comic and longtime equality proponent Jimmy Kimmel sent his man-on-the-street “Cousin Sal” to round up same-sex pairs to play “Couple or Friends?” “For the past few days, every time I see two men or two women together I feel like I should […]
In a follow-up to his hilarious interviews with kids asking them to explain gay marriage, late night host Jimmy Kimmell decided to test his ability to guess whether same-sex pairs spotted on the street are a couple or merely friends. The idea came fr… The post Jimmy Kimmel Guesses Whether Two People Are a Gay Couple or Just Friends: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
"This is the least gay wedding I've ever been to," my friend Yael remarked as our sandals sunk into the soggy grass at our pal's backyard nuptials on Sunday. A dapper bow-tied pair was quick to join in. "Are we the only other gay couple here?" the one in the cobalt blue suit asked. Show More Summary
The social network wouldn’t firmly deny that it’s tracking the rainbow profile pictures that started appearing on Facebook soon after the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage. You’ve probably seen many friends use the tool Facebook set up so that anyone can add a rainbow to their profile picture, and you may have done it yourself. Show More Summary
In the wake of the historic Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage, there is more focus than ever on neighborhoods that are friendly to all who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender. The “gayborhood phenomenon,” is nothing new, according to research found in the book Zillow Talk: The New Rules of [...]
Over the weekend, Caitlyn Jenner attended a gay pride celebration in NYC, where she was reportedly the life of the party. The 65-year-old reality star stuck around in Manhattan and had dinner with some transgender friends last night. A...Show More Summary
I care about marriage equality. I care about it in part as an ally to my friends who are gay and deserve to be just as legally married as I am... and I care, to be honest, because I'm old fashioned. I care because I believe in marriage. Show More Summary
If your Facebook friend suddenly debuts an especially patriotic avatar this week, it might not be because they’re extra excited about the 4th of July. To combat all that gay in their timelines, some conservatives are calling for true Americans cover their profile photos with American flags instead. Read more...
I care about marriage equality. I care about it in part as an ally to my friends who are gay and deserve to be just as legally married as I am... and I care, to be honest, because I'm old fashioned. I care because I believe in marriage. I care because I want my kids to marry. Show More Summary
Pathetic self-parody Rick Santorum took to The Fox and The Friends Sunday to explain how to fix the Supreme Court, after it broke America last week, and make America all better again, and the way to do that is for presidents to stopShow More Summary
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is taking a cue from Texas and has announced that court clerks and other public employees who don’t want to issue gay marriage licenses won’t have to, just as long as an invisible friend in the sky told them they mustn’t. Show More Summary
Caitlyn Jenner went from throwing around money on Sunday night to using it as a meant of dining currency a day later. The 65-year old reality star stopped by a New York City Gay Pride Parade party over the weekend and made it rain while...Show More Summary