Posts tagged "same sex marriage"

Your Anti-Gay Marriage Boyfriend Better Watch His Back

Is your boyfriend still being kind of a wiener when it comes to gay marriage? If he’s still making insecure cracks about Adam and Steve, you might do well to…

Julie Gerstein | November 12, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Love Conquers Hate: Get The Details On The Latest Marriage Equality Victories!

Before Tuesday, no state had ever legalized same-sex marriage through a popular vote (although numerous states had voted to outlaw it). Today, not one but two states have voter-approved marriage…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 7, 2012 - 2:40 pm

“Same Love” By Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: A Rap/Short Film Supporting Marriage Equality

I can’t change / even if I wanted to
Such is the chorus for “Same Love,” by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, featuring Mary Lambert, a new song released this…

Jessica Wakeman | October 2, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Adopt Me Please: Family Portrait That Gets Attacked By Zombies

“We don’t like to say LGBT families are better than hetero families,” writes the gay blog Queerty, “but, um, this one kind of is.” Truth.
Pseudodad blogger Evan Stoskopf, his…

Jessica Wakeman | September 27, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Lady Gaga: The Pope’s View On Homosexuality “Does Not Matter To The World”

“I think that gay marriage is going to happen. It must.  We are not actually equal — humanity — if we are not allowed to freely love one another. What the…

Jessica Wakeman | September 25, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Clint Eastwood Defends His Support For Gay Marriage On “Ellen”

Throwing his feet up on the coffee table isn’t the only thing Clint Eastwood is totally relaxed about. During his interview with Ellen DeGeneres, Eastwood shared his views on gay…

Daley Quinn | September 18, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Gay Marriage Scaremongering Is The Most Hilarious Campaign Ad Of The 2012 Election

I thought the very intense lady who claims she “survived” an abortion, despite the fact that logic makes no sense, was the most guffaw-inducing campaign ad of the 2012 election.

Jessica Wakeman | September 5, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Gay Couple Forced To Leave US Will Appear On “House Hunters International”

For all my issues with “House Hunters International” (namely that most of the people featured on it are entitled assholes), I am still an avid fan of the show and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 9, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Hitched: On Love, Politics & Bigotry

The Democratic Party is set to officially incorporate a pro-gay marriage stance into its 2012 convention platform after a 15-member draft committee approved the new pro-marriage equality language over the…

Andrea Grimes | August 1, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Minnesota Church Ladies Fight For Marriage Equality

The suburbs of Minneapolis are a land of quiet cul-de-sacs, hot dish potlucks, and mostly conservative politics, but in light of a new amendment that seeks to add a gay…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 13, 2012 - 12:40 pm

President Obama Talks Gay Marriage, “50 Shades Of Grey” On “The View”

President Obama appeared on “The View” today, and damn, the talk was serious as if he appeared on “Meet The Press.” But there were very serious matters to discuss: last…

Jessica Wakeman | May 15, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Unwed Mother Bristol Palin Wags Her Finger At Obama Over Gay Marriage

[It] would’ve been helpful for [President Obama] to explain to Malia and Sasha that while her friends parents are no doubt lovely people, that’s not a reason to change thousands…

Jessica Wakeman | May 10, 2012 - 3:40 pm

President Obama Believes Same-Sex Marriage Should Be Legal

[O]ver the course of several years as I have talked to friends and family and neighbors when I think about members of my own staff who are in incredibly committed…

Jessica Wakeman | May 9, 2012 - 3:20 pm

North Carolina Votes To Add Gay Marriage Ban To State Constitution

Last night North Carolina became the 3oth state in the country to approve a constitutional amendment defining “marriage” as a union between a man and a woman. NC law has…

Jessica Wakeman | May 9, 2012 - 11:20 am

Today’s Lady News: Half Of Americans Support Marriage Equality

Half of all Americans believe gay couples have the right to marry, according to a new poll from Gallup. While the amount of support is slightly down from last…

Jessica Wakeman | May 8, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Gay Marriage In Washington Signed Into Law

Washington state’s Governor Chris Gregoire signed a law that legalizes same-sex marriage, which will take effect on June 7. Unfortunately, opponents are already gathering signatures hoping to get the…

Jessica Wakeman | February 13, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Why One Republican Legislator Voted For Marriage Equality: “I Want To Throw A Wedding For My Kid”

State Representative Maureen Walsh was one of only two Washington state republicans to break rank and vote in favor of the marriage equality bill, which passed. When the governor signs…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 10, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Washington State Passes Gay Marriage Bill

Washington state’s House of Representatives voted yesterday to legalize same-sex marriage, which will make Washington the seventh state in the country to allow lesbians and gays to marry their partners.  Gay…

Jessica Wakeman | February 9, 2012 - 11:20 am

Good “Christian Girl” Miley Cyrus Schools Her Fans About Gay Marriage

When I shared a picture of my tattoo on my Twitter page and said, “All LOVE is equal,” a lot of people mocked me — they said, “What happened to you?

Jessica Wakeman | February 3, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Our New Hero: Teen Madison Galluccio Asks NJ To Let Her Gay Dads Marry

Gay marriage is a hot-button issue, but its reach goes far beyond simply the same-sex couples who wish to be joined in matrimony. It also affects their kids. Like 15-year-old…

Julie Gerstein | February 3, 2012 - 1:20 pm