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Closeted Fox Anchor Shepard Smith Calls Robin Williams a 'Coward'

Filed by John M. Becker | August 12, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Just hours after the world learned of Robin Williams's suicide, closeted Fox News anchor Shepard Smith called him a "coward."Read More


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Happy Birthday to Norman Lear, Hollywood's Top Liberal

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 27, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

Television producer Norman Lear, who celebrates his 92nd birthday today, is a lifesaver, especially for gay people eager to see themselves portrayed in the mass media with dignity instead of pathos and disgust.Read More


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AFA Channels Lois Griffin in New Radio Ad

Filed by Bil Browning | July 25, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

The American Family Association has released a new radio ad that could have come straight from an episode of Family Guy.Read More


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Bilerico Contributor Mark King Wins Journalism Award

Filed by John M. Becker | July 24, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Congratulations to Bilerico contributor Mark S. King, who is being honored by the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association with its Excellence in Blogging award.Read More


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Salacious Stereotyping of Trans Women Is Not 'Science'

Filed by Kelley Winters | July 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

The cover photo of the July 11 issue of Science has drawn concern and outrage from trans and human rights advocates this week. Read More


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Your 'Michelle Obama Is a Tranny' Moment of Derp

Filed by Bil Browning | July 11, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Get ready to smack yourself in the face over this because a regular old face-palm just won't do.Read More


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The Hobby Lobby Decision Is Bad for LGBTQ People

Filed by Alex Blaze | July 11, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

Anti-sex anxiety is not a friend of the LGBTQ population. Nor is sexism. Or employers getting more power over their employees' private lives. Or conservative Christians imposing their beliefs on others. It's really that simple.Read More


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Latest Fox News Anti-Trans Stunt Backfires Awkwardly

Filed by John M. Becker | July 10, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

An ugly yet predictable pattern from the Fox "News" network, but one that, this time, has a surprisingly satisfying ending.Read More


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The Real Whopper: The Persistent Myth of Gay Affluence

Filed by Garrard Conley | July 10, 2014 | 9:00 AM | comments

The myth of gay affluence is a harmful one that fosters stereotypes, severely distorts the needs of our community, and misrepresents the truth.Read More


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Fox Host: Single Women Depend on Government Instead of Husbands

Filed by John M. Becker | July 02, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Fox News's Jesse Watters says Hillary Clinton will need to decisively win the "Beyoncé voters" in order to prevail in 2016. Yes, he actually said that.Read More


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Judge Judy is Not Having Any Grindr Drama

Filed by John M. Becker | July 01, 2014 | 2:30 PM | comments

Legendary no-nonsense TV magistrate Judge Judy was called upon to settle some intergenerational gay Grindr drama yesterday. She was not impressed.Read More


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World Cup Officials Say Homophobic Slur is A-OK

Filed by John M. Becker | June 29, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Mexican soccer fans at the World Cup have been chanting "puto," an anti-gay slur, at opposing teams -- with the blessing of soccer's international governing body.Read More


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Earth to the WSJ: Trans People Are Not Mentally Ill

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 27, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

I'm not sure if it psychiatrist Paul McHugh's agenda is based on willful ignorance or is a form of transphobia that is often related to a person's insecurity about their own gender identity.Read More


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Fox News Host, Michele Bachmann Get Into Shouting Match

Filed by John M. Becker | June 26, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Yesterday, Fox News host Neil Cavuto got into a shouting match with Rep. Michele Bachmann over House Republicans' plans to sue President Obama.Read More


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Lies, Damn Lies, and Lies About Transgender People

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | June 26, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Joy Pullmann recently penned a virulently anti-trans column for "The Federalist" containing all the predictable anti-trans talking points. Let's check her "facts."Read More