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Missouri Man Arrested At Hospital For Refusing To Leave His Partner’s Bedside

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1. Early this week, Roger Gorley (pictured right) was arrested for refusing to leave the side of his partner at a hospital in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. View this image › rawstory.com 2. The Raw Story reports: Roger Gorley told WDAF that even though he has power of attorney to handle his partner’s affairs, a family member asked him to leave when he visited Research Medical Center in Kansas City on Tuesday. Gorley said he refused to leave his partner Allen’s bedside, and that’s when security put him in handcuffs and escorted him from the building. “I was not recognized as […]

Hockey Star Tyler Seguin Blames Homophobic Tweet On Hackers

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1. Tyler Seguin has yet to play for the Dallas Stars, but he is already in a bit of trouble with his new team. View this image › Jonathan Daniel / Getty Images 2. The hockey player tweeted out this homophobic statement last night, which was quickly deleted: View this image › Twitter: @FlyersNation The tweet is actually a quote from the movie Full Metal Jacket. 3. The Dallas Stars organization responded with this statement: In no way, shape or form does the Dallas Stars organization condone or agree with the message that was sent out through Tyler Seguin’s Twitter […]

Meet Miles Davis Moody, The Hot Guy In RuPaul’s Latest Music Video

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View this image › keithersc.tumblr.com Miles Davis Moody has been very busy lately. He’s the bottom in question in DWV’s music video for “Boy Is a Bottom,” the love interest in Jennifer Hudson’s video for “Where You At,” and, most recently, the breakout star of RuPaul’s latest video, “Lick It Lollipop.” Oh, and he appeared on RuPaul’s Drag Race not once, but twice this season. (That’s him twerking on stage with Alyssa Edwards during the season finale.) When he isn’t on screen, Moody hosts the Rusputin party in Los Angeles and works as a model for Andrew Christian underwear. With […]

Another Apparent Hate Crime In NYC Within Hours Of Last Night’s Anti-Hate Rally

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View this image › facebook.com Just hours after thousands of New Yorkers joined Edie Windsor, Christine Quinn, and the family of recently slain Mark Carson to rally against hate crimes, another gay man was reportedly attacked in an apparent hate crime in the city’s East Village. According to Bruce Yelk of NightLifeGay.com, witnesses saw Dan Contarino, a former club promoter, being kicked and beaten by an assailant yelling gay slurs. Catarino posted on Facebook and Twitter about the alleged incident, which took place on Avenue D and 4th Street. View this image › Twitter: @dancontarino Yelk, a friend of Contarino, […]

Fundamentalist Preacher Mistakenly Uses “Modern Family” Cast For His Ebook Cover

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1. This is fundamentalist Preacher Doug Sehorne. sermoncompanion.com   2. Check out some of his sweet career stats: View this image › plus.google.com 3. He published an ebook on child rearing entitled Bible Principles of Child Discipline (from the book of Proverbs). 4. And here is the image he thought would be perfect for the cover: View this image › patheos.com 5. Oh no, he didn’t. View this image › whatshouldmyeatingdisordercallme.tumblr.com 6. The author must not be familiar with all with the characters of this very popular ABC show. View this image › ABC, Jordin Althaus / AP 7. When […]

Italian Lawmakers Hold Kiss-In In Parliament For LGBT Rights

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1. Last year, the Italian parliament began the process of passing an anti-discrimination bill that included protections for LGBT people. View this image › Alessandro Bianchi / Reuters Five Star Movement deputies attend a demonstration against the suspension of parliamentary activity in front of the Italian Parliament in Rome July 10, 2013. 2. Yesterday, during a debate of the bill, members of the anti-establishment political party, Five Star Movement, simultaneously rose from their seats…. View this image › youtube.com 3. … And made out. View this image › youtube.com Or hugged, or held signs that reportedly called for more rights […]

Facebook’s Data Team Crunches Numbers On Red Equality Profile Pictures

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View this image › facebook.com This week while the Supreme Court began debating issues concerning same-sex marriage, Facebook profile pictures were swamped with red symbols of equality. The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) started urging people on Monday, March 25, to change their Facebook profile pictures to a pink-on-red equal sign to show support for marriage equality. Since then, many variations of the symbol have been created all over the internet. To get a clearer picture of the potential level of support for marriage equality on Facebook, they examined how many U.S. users changed their profile photos over the past few […]

LGBT Education Group Denied Spot In Cincinnati St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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View this image › thecatholicbeat.sacredheartradio.com Members of Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network are being excluded from marching Saturday in Cincinnati’s St. Patrick’s Day parade, but an out elected official — City Councilman Chris Seelbach — has their back. GLSEN had informed the councilman that their request to participate in the parade was declined by one of the parade’s organizers, Chris Schulte, specifically because “it’s their parade, it’s an Irish Catholic parade and we don’t want any members of the gay and lesbian community to be affiliated.” Josh Wagoner, GLSEN’s Greater Cincinnati co-chair, said in a statement Friday, “We are […]

California High School Elects Lesbian Couple As Homecoming Queens

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1. Girlfriends Greta Melendez and Lili Cohen have won Homecoming Queens at Calabasas High School in California. facebook.com Facebook: lili.cohen.5   2. This was a first for the school, and Melendez said it marked a shift in the school’s attitude towards gay students. View this image › 3. Melendez’s father escorted her to accept the crown. View this image › 4. Melendez is the president of the school’s Gay-Straight Alliance, and her classmates say that she has changed the school’s outlook. View this image › 5. Watch the news report here: View this embed › Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/lilyhiottmillis/california-high-school-elects-lesbian-couple-as-homecoming-q

Trans Guy’s Greek Brothers Have Advice For Other Dudes

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[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktVA9q4Zxig]Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=ktVA9q4Zxig. youtube.com Maybe you’ve heard about the incredible story of Donnie Collins and his fraternity brothers at Emerson College’s Phi Alpha Tau. Collins, a trans man, was denied (as most of us are) insurance coverage for top surgery and needed several thousand dollars. His brothers jumped into action, mounting an Indiegogo campaign to help him raise the missing funds, and got a whole lot of attention in the process. As an alumnus of Emerson myself, I know that the culture there has always been extremely LGBT-friendly. But as a trans man, seeing a bunch of fraternity […]