January 23, 2014

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Ogle a Hot Diver With Tom Daley

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 5:30 PM | comments

A recent episode of the UK celebrity diving show "Splash" featured a gorgeous Speedo-wearing hunk whose equipment caught they eye of Olympic diver Tom Daley.Read More


Virginia AG Seeks to Put State on Right Side of History

Filed by Michael Hamar | January 23, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

Having reviewed the relevant marriage equality rulings, AG Herring is correct on the analysis and the case law. Read More

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What Would Putin's Grindr Profile Look Like?

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

You know the saying about homophobes: the louder they are, the more likely they are to be gay themselves. And they don't get much louder these days than Vladimir Putin. So...Read More

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As Right Whines, Virginia AG Asserts Authority

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

Predictably, the right exploded today when Virginia AG Mark Herring announced that he wouldn't defend the state's marriage discrimination law. But Herring is asserting his constitutional authority to do just that.Read More

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Another Nigerian Bishop 'Thanks God' for Anti-Gay Law

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

A third Nigerian Catholic bishop - Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama, president of the Nigerian Bishops' Conference - has come out in support of that country's draconian "Jail the Gays" law.Read More

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On Bill Simmons' Non-Apology [Open Letter]

Filed by Kelley Winters | January 23, 2014 | 12:45 PM | comments

Hannan maligned Ms. Vanderbilt, me, and all transgender and transsexual people by implying that she was dishonest because she was transgender. She deserves your sincere apology, not a legal rationalization.Read More

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Blame the Gays, Vol. 548,779: Tornadoes & Autism

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

Illinois Republican congressional candidate Susanne Atanus says marriage equality causes tornadoes, autism, and dementia. That's a new one!Read More

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Utah Is Ending Homelessness By Giving People Homes

Filed by Terrance Heath | January 23, 2014 | 10:30 AM | comments

In eight years, Utah has quietly reduced homelessness by 78 percent, and is on track to end homelessness by 2015. Read More

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Goldie Hawn Apologizes After Photo With Nigerian Pres

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 9:30 AM | comments

Hollywood actress Goldie Hawn has apologized after tweeting a photo of her meeting Nigerian President and anti-gay tyrant Goodluck Jonathan. Hawn was unaware of Jonathan's human rights violations.Read More

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Virginia AG Won't Defend Unconstitutional Marriage Ban

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 8:30 AM | comments

Mark Herring, Virginia's new Democratic Attorney General, announced that he has concluded that the state's marriage discrimination amendment is unconstitutional and he will not defend it in court.Read More


'Ex-Gay' Activist Blames Global Anti-Gay Crackdown on Western Gays

Filed by John M. Becker | January 23, 2014 | 8:00 AM | comments

"These countries are enacting laws as a response to gay activists' intolerance towards traditional views on marriage and sexuality..."Read More