Tomlin is first lesbian recipient of Kennedy Center honors
Advocate, September 11, 2014
Lily Tomlin will be one of five recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors
this year, the first out lesbian to be chosen.
This love dares to speak its name, explicitly
New York Time, September 11, 2014
"Bootycandy," Robert O'Hara's searing and sensationally funny
comedy, looks at attitudes toward gays in black culture.
TV show ‘Gotham’ to feature lesbian detective
PinkNews.co.uk, September 11, 2014
The creators of the upcoming Gotham TV series have revealed that the show
will feature a prominent lesbian character.
surgery clinic, rush to save Joan Rivers's life
New York Times, September 10, 2014
New York City officials said 10 emergency medical workers had arrived
at a medical center in Manhattan after receiving a call that Ms. Rivers
had gone into cardiac arrest.
kicks off the NFL season with an ad featuring gay couple
Adweek.com, September 8, 2014
A same-sex couple locked in an embrace (or is it a tackle?) smash through
their home in slow-motion in a surprisingly inclusive spot for DirecTV's
NFL Sunday Ticket.
Wolf cast weighs in on LGBT inclusion
Advocate.com, September 8, 2014
Teen Wolf cast members Tyler Posey, Dylan O’Brien, Tyler Hoechlin,
Holland Roden, and more weigh in on the LGBT characters who run with the
Normal Heart' wins Emmy for television movie
Los Angeles Times, August 26, 2014
“The Normal Heart” won the Emmy on Monday for television movie.
The HBO telepic had been widely considered the front-runner in the category.
theme park refuses to hire gays, pretty much anyone else
PinkNews.co.uk, August 19, 2014
A Creationist theme park in Kentucky is refusing to hire gay people, or
anyone who doesn’t agree that the Earth is 6000 years old.
character is gay in Expendables 3
PinkNews.co.uk, August 18, 2014
he director of The Expendables 3 has hinted that Arnold Schwarzenegger’s
character in the film is in a relationship with Jet Li’s.
Walking Dead main character could have a gay storyline
PinkNews.co.uk, August 15, 2014
The creator of The Walking Dead says fans of the show shouldn’t
rule out a same-sex love interest for one of the show’s main characters,
shelves law to ban bareback porn
PinkNews.co.uk, August 15, 2014
The California Senate has shelved a law that would have banned the filming
of bareback porn in the state. The measure would have made condom use
mandatory for all pornographic studios.
Fox anchor calls Robin Williams ‘coward’
Washington Blade, August 13, 2014
A closeted Fox News host on Aug. 11 suggested Robin Williams was a “coward”
for taking his own life. “Something inside you is so horrible, or
you’re such a coward or whatever the reason that you decide you
have to end it,” Shepard Smith said on the air shortly after news
of Williams’ death broke.
about lesbian sexual awakening to open on Broadway
PinkNews.co.uk, August 14, 2014
A new musical based on a graphic novel by lesbian author Alison Bechdel
will get its Broadway debut in time for next year’s Tony Awards.
paints a Disney world of LGBT characters
PinkNews.co.uk, August 8, 2014
From a Disney character filled Grindr to Minnie Mouse and Daisy Duck making
out, contemporary artist José Rodolfo Loaiza has created a world
of alternative Disney characters for his exhibition Profanity Pop.
Cox shoots down host who claimed she was ‘born a boy’
PinkNews.co.uk, August 5, 2014
The Orange is the New Black star was appearing on This Morning on CBS,
when host Gayle King was interviewing her. King had said: “Let’s
let people know about you, Laverne, because you were born a boy.”
Wars: Episode I
Bay Area Reporter, July 31, 2014
AB 1576 is the bill that will, among other things, mandate not only the
use of condoms in all porn produced within the state of California, but
will require the public revelation of the HIV status of all of its performers,
gay as well as str8.
all the gays’ rapper axed from UK venues
PinkNews.co.uk, July 30, 2014
Bobi Wine, an extreme anti-gay Ugandan rapper who called for all gay people
to be burned, has been axed from a performance in Birmingham over his
Is the New Black' TV series reflects couple's reality
San Francisco Chronicle, July 28, 2014
Now parents of a 3-year-old son, Piper Kerman and husband Larry Smith
talked about doing time, fame, prison reform and hopes of getting a ticket
to the Emmys, where "Orange Is the New Black" is up for 12 awards.
U.S. musicians perform in Russia
Bay Area Reporter, July 24, 2014
Singer Matt Alber and members of the Cello Street Quartet were a bit nervous
when they found out that they were being sent to Russia and Eastern Europe
as music ambassadors for the U.S. State Department.
and a Half Men' to explore gay adoption in final season
Hollywood Reporter, July 17, 2014
CBS Entertainment chairman Nina Tassler reveals that Walden will propose
to Alan and look to adopt as a gay couple.
isn't glad about how Hollywood depicts LGBT characters
USA Today, July 22, 2014
How did the major Hollywood studios rate in fairly depicting lesbian,
gay, bisexual and transgender characters in the movies in 2013? Not much
better than in 2012, according to a survey.
Franco talks gay films
Edge, July 20, 2014
Ever since James Franco emerged in Hollywood, gay men around the country
have been infatuated with the actor, who Salon.com named the sexiest man
alive in 2009.