Posts tagged "gays"

Debate This: Do Gays Make Better BFFs?

No one will dispute the importance of good girlfriends – they support your delusional hopes of one day being Mrs. Sam Kass, listen to you vent about your idiot boss…

Lauren Gitlin | December 14, 2009 - 1:59 pm

Reason #364 Why We Love Rachel Maddow

And you thought Oprah tore James Frey a new one on her show? Last night, Rachel Maddow invited Richard Cohen, the controversial (and unlicensed) psychotherapist who claims to have…

Kate Torgovnick/ | December 9, 2009 - 3:40 pm

Levi Johnston Digs Being A Gay Icon

Last night on “The Joy Behar Show,” host Behar asked her guest, Levi Johnston, how he feels about being a gay icon. “You come from a conservative background and…

Wendy Atterberry | December 8, 2009 - 12:20 pm

Meredith Baxter From “Family Ties” Comes Out As A Lesbian

Meredith Baxter, the mom from ’80s sitcom “Family Ties,” came out as a lesbian this morning on the “Today” show after Perez Hilton posted a picture of her yesterday…

Wendy Atterberry | December 2, 2009 - 12:10 pm

Is Adam Lambert The Victim Of A Double Standard?

As we mentioned yesterday, after his AMA performance in which he kissed a guy and simulated oral sex, Adam Lambert’s performance on “Good Morning America” this morning was swiftly…

Wendy Atterberry | November 25, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Meet Velvetpark Mate, A New Lesbian Dating Website

I’m not a lesbian. But, I do have lots of lezzie friends who have complained about the lack of gay online dating options. Now, Velvetpark Media has launched a lesbian…

Leonora Epstein | November 23, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Alabama Principal Bans Lesbian Couple From Attending Prom

Cynthia Stewart, a 17-year-old junior in Alabama, event planner on the prom committee and out lesbian, allegedly asked her high school principal if she could bring her girlfriend as…

Jessica Wakeman | November 11, 2009 - 9:40 pm

Boys In Skirts, Girls In Tuxes—What’s A High School Principal To Do?

Depending on what kind of high school you attended and what part of the country you grew up in, you’re probably well aware of school dress codes: no miniskirts, no…

Jessica Wakeman | November 9, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Girl On Girl: Why Gay Marriage Matters To Me

I am currently seeing this really great girl. She’s smart, sweet and really fun to be around. We agree on a lot of things. We both hate the death penalty,…

Nikki Dowling | November 6, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Maine Repeals Same-Sex Marriage Law

Boo! Maine, you FAIL. In yesterday’s election, Maine voters repealed a gay marriage law which would have made it the sixth state in America where gays have the right to…

Jessica Wakeman | November 4, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Women Love Vampires Because We Want … Gay Men?

Further proof some men don’t know jack about women: Esquire magazine says chicks go bananas for vampire love stories because we lust after … wait for it … gay guys.

Jessica Wakeman | October 14, 2009 - 4:20 pm

“The Daily Show” Does D.C.’s Big Gay Rights Parade
There was a huge gay rights march in Washington, D.C. this weekend

Jessica Wakeman | October 14, 2009 - 1:40 pm

Sorry, Meghan McCain, But You Don’t Get An Award For Not Being A Bigot

Following Meghan McCain’s tweets has always been a strange endeavor. Under the Twitter handle mccainbloggette, Sen. John McCain’s 24-year-old daughter is as likely to tweet “God bless the troops!” as…

Jessica Wakeman | October 12, 2009 - 3:00 pm

11 Years Old And Out Of The Closet: The Trouble With Gay Middle Schoolers

We’re not just the first generation to elect a black president—some say we’re also the first generation in which gay teenagers feel safe coming out to their parents and classmates.

Jessica Wakeman | September 28, 2009 - 4:45 pm

Mr. Sulu And His Partner Will Be The First Gay Couple On “The Newlywed Game”

“The Newlywed Game” has been on the air since 1967 and in all those, oh, thousands of episodes they have never included a gay couple. Why? Because the rules of…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 17, 2009 - 2:50 pm

Company Markets Wine For The Gays

Well, this is novel. A fine wine purveyor is targeting gay men with a line of special wines. Spanish UO! Wines has three vino options: Antinoo, Oscura Lágrima, and Ánima…

Susannah Breslin | August 20, 2009 - 1:10 pm

Quote Of The Day: Michael Kors Got Outed By His Mom—At Age 12

“My mom started asking when I was 12, ‘Is there anything you want to tell me?’ I then told her I was bisexual. And she said, ‘You’re so trendy, but…

Jessica Wakeman | August 7, 2009 - 3:10 pm

Television Tries To Represent Gay And Lesbian Folks. But Usually Fails.

I gotta say, given that it’s 2009 and all, I’m just not impressed with how gay and lesbian folks are portrayed on television. Sure, you might see gay couples on…

Nikki Dowling | August 1, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Swedish Lesbians Hogging The Sperm Bank Stockpile

When my boyfriend IM’d me something called “Swedish Lesbians Suck Sperm Banks Dry,” I initially thought he was just horny. But, lo and behold, it’s actually an article about how…

Jessica Wakeman | July 31, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Some Clergy Refuse To Sign Straight Couples’ Marriage Certificates

If gays can’t marry, no one will. That’s the point of view of some clergy in the Refuse To Sign movement, who believe that gay marriage should be legal everywhere,…

Jessica Wakeman | July 13, 2009 - 5:30 pm