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'Grey's Anatomy' Season 15 Will Have A New Groundbreaking Surgeon In Its Cast

ByKristen Perrone
We're less than a month away from the Season 15 premiere of Grey's Anatomy, and while the show has always been a strong platform for LGBT characters to shine, it took a hit when lesbian Arizona Robbins was written out of the series last season. As…

What I Learned About Myself After Years Of Falling For Gay Men

ByGeorgia Clark
If you know me, you know I am persistent. I’m persistently social: If I’m throwing a party, you better believe I’ll be sending you an email, a text, and a Facebook and Paperless Post invite. I’m persistently creative: I make a living as an author, a…

This State Just Banned Gay Conversion Therapy & It's Such An Important Move

ByBernadette Deron
Even though American politics are seemingly a neverending cycle of "bad," there are still good things happening, particularly on the state level. On July 23, the LGBTQ+ community celebrated a remarkable victory when the state of Delaware banned gay…

Harry Styles Said "We're All A Little Gay" At His Concert & Now I'm More In Love With Him

ByTara Martinez
It was already a well-known fact that Harry Styles is a proud LGBTQ ally, but certainly drove that fact home at his last concert. On Saturday, July 14, the 24-year-old singer took his message of allyship and equality to the stage at The Forum in Los…

7 Books With Beautiful Queer Love Stories You Need To Read During Pride Month

ByJamie Kravitz
June is Pride Month, and if you're looking for LGBTQ+ books to read in celebration, you've got options. Fortunately, queer representation in literature has slowly but surely been improving over the past few years. While there are novels that still…

I Can't Stop LOLing At These “I’m Gay, I’m Straight, I’m Bi” Tweets

ByLizzy Rosenberg
Mornings at work can be really, really rough — trust me, I know how it is. Let me guess: your commute was probably unbearably long, I'm 100 percent sure that the office coffee machine isn't working right now, and Karen from accounting is most likely…

This Girl's Yearbook Quote Had A Hidden 'Grey's Anatomy' Quote About Being Gay

ByCandice Jalili
My senior yearbook quote was from SpongeBob. "Knowledge cannot replace friendship. I'd rather be an idiot than lose you," SpongeBob told Patrick. For some reason, my 17-year-old self was particularly moved by the sentiment and decided it should be…

These States Are Working To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy, Because Yes, That's Still A Thing

ByNick Ciccone
More than 40 years after the American Psychiatric Association (APA) removed homosexuality from its list of mental illnesses in 1973, there's still a need for protective LGBT legislation to be passed. It's 2018, and lawmakers across the country are…

Trump's Secretary Of State Nominee Had Some Pretty Startling Answers About Gay Marriage

ByNick Ciccone
President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on March 13, and his pick for a replacement is facing scrutiny. The president selected C.I.A. Director Mike Pompeo to take over in Tillerson's absence. The Senate questioned Trump's…

John Oliver Wrote A Book About Mike Pence Having A Gay Bunny & No I'm Not Joking

ByNick Ciccone
At the end of Sunday's Last Week Tonight, comedian John Oliver announced that he published a children's book to mock and rival Vice President Mike Pence's family's own book about their rabbit, Marlon Bundo — but with an important twist. Oliver's…

The 'Fantastic Beast' Director Revealed New Details On Dumbledore's Sexuality

ByAni Bundel
"I always thought Dumbledore was gay." Those words, spoken by J.K. Rowling in October of 2007, were the first of a long line of character reveals about Rowling would give out over the next decade. But while some fans were over the moon to learn…

This Figure Skater Just Made American LGBT History & You Need To See His Routine

ByHannah Golden
As we're all getting hyped for the Winter Olympics, there's one story you can't miss. Adam Rippon became the first openly gay American figure skater to qualify for the Winter Olympics. He was announced to the U.S. men's team on Sunday, Jan. 7, and…

Someone Trolled Pence With A "Make America Gay Again" Sign & It's Amazing

ByCarolyn Bernucca
It feels like everyone I know is spending their time off in Colorado, and our politicians are no exception. Vice President Mike Pence and his family have been staying in Aspen, Colorado for the holidays, but not everyone is feeling jolly about it.…

Here's What The Supreme Court Cakeshop Case Could Mean For You

ByHannah Golden
A gay couple is receiving national attention as their discrimination case is being heard by the country's highest court. The Masterpiece Cakeshop case in the Supreme Court, which began last week, boils down to whether a baker has the right to refuse…

People Think The Starbucks Holiday Cups Have A "Gay Agenda" & LOL

ByDanielle Valente
'Tis the season of giving... criticism. The end of the year wouldn't be complete without some sort of backlash from angry Scrooges looking to dim the sparkle of the holiday lights, even over something as minor as coffee. Once again, Starbucks'…

Trump Apparently Joked That Pence "Wants To Hang" All Gay People, So That's Great

ByHannah Golden
It's no secret that the president has a penchant for off-color jokes. But Donald Trump can even take them too far with people in his own inner circle, it seems, including his own vice president. The New Yorker reports that, according to a campaign…

Lance Bass Calls Out FDA Law Banning Gay Men From Donating Blood After Vegas Shooting

ByKelli Boyle
Lance Bass wants to donate blood to help the victims of the Las Vegas shooting, but he can't. Why? Because he's gay and has sex. Yeah. There's a law banning gay men from donating blood that was instated during the AIDs epidemic in the 1980s. Members…

Twitter Trying To Figure Out What Gay Culture Is Just Became A New Meme Because Obviously

ByTheresa Massony
If anyone were to ask me what my favorite culture is, I'd probably say it was gay culture. Well, if I had a clear idea of what gay culture even entails, that is. And the tweets about what gay culture is that I'm about to show you prove we're all…

Marvel May Have Its First Openly Gay Character In 'Thor: Ragnarok' & Fans Are Thrilled

ByBilly Lorusso
If you're a Marvel diehard, then you already know that the newest addition to the MCU, Thor: Ragnarok, is headed to theaters this fall and, from what the trailer shows, it. looks. amazing. What you may not know, though, is that Thor: Ragnarok may…

This Viral Short Film About 2 Gay Boys Has The Internet Crying

ByBilly Lorusso
Gather round, y'all, because I'm about to show you the cutest thing you'll see all day (read: millennium). A new short film has surfaced online, and it is exactly the kind of wholesome we need to see this year. The film, called In A Heartbeat, was…

'Star Trek' Officially Has Its First Openly Gay Character & Fans Are So Here For It

ByBilly Lorusso
Gather round, Trekkies, we've got some exciting news. If you're a true fan of the franchise, you should know by now Star Trek is coming back to television this fall with its newest installment, Star Trek: Discovery. Obviously, 50 years after the…

Stop Getting Possessive Over Your Lesbian BFF When She's Trying To Get Laid

ByZara Barrie
Attention self-identified straight women who have at least one lesbian friend: Do not — I repeat — DO NOT get possessive over your lesbian friend when she's trying to get laid. Don't hold her hand at a Pride after party. Don't act bitchy toward the…

Andrew Garfield Says He's A Gay Man, "Just Without The Physical Act"

ByDylan Kickham
Andrew Garfield has immersed himself so fully into the LGBTQ+ community recently that he's now claiming to be part of it. During a panel about his latest role in London's Angels in America stage production, Garfield made the announcement he…

Who Is Melanie Gaydos? How She's Breaking Barriers In The Fashion Industry

ByMarquaysa Battle
Melanie Gaydos is a 28-year-old model living in Seattle who is changing the industry standards in the fashion world. Gaydos was born with Ectodermal dysplasia (ED), the blanket term for a group of closely related conditions with over 150 different…

L.A. Hosts Resist March In Place Of Gay Pride Parade, And Twitter Responds

ByDanielle Valente
The annual Gay Pride Parade in Los Angeles was replaced with a Resist March this year, and the changed has conjured up a lot of feelings, particularly on social media. According to Reuters, the 3-mile walk will bring together groups like GLAAD,…

The World's First Gay Action Sports Star Opens Up About Life Since Coming Out As An Athlete

BySean Abrams
Ladies and gentlemen, say hello to Gus Kenworthy. Not only is the Colorado native an Olympic Games-winning medalist at the ripe of age of 25, but he's also the world's first gay action sports star. Not to mention, he's incredibly easy on the…

What You Eat May Be Turning You Gay, Says This Outrageous "Study"

BySean Abrams
To add to the world's already wacky news cycle, a brand-new "study" is claiming that an overwhelming amount of fast food in your diet, combined with minimal sleep, has the potential to turn you gay. But don't worry! According to this "study,"…

Frank Has A New Boy Toy This Season Of 'House Of Cards,' And We've Seen Him Before

ByDylan Kickham
Constant political deception and blackmail are par for the course for House of Cards, but there's one aspect of Frank Underwood we've only seen tiny pieces: his sexuality. But the newly released Season 5 finally shines a larger light on Frank's…

'American Gods' Showrunner Reshot That Gay Sex Scene To Make It Even Gayer

ByDylan Kickham
Starz's new theological epic is holding absolutely nothing back, as that extended, heated gay sex scene from Sunday night's episode proved. In fact, showrunner Bryan Fuller had the crew totally reshoot the sex scene to make it even more realistic…

Stories Of Gay Men Tortured In Chechnya Read By Refugees In Heartbreaking Video

ByJohn Haltiwanger
Abduction, detention, torture and murder. That's what gay people in Chechnya are currently facing, according to multiple reports. In a devastating new video, gay Russian refugees who were granted asylum in the US read the haunting testimonials of…

How To Tell A Guy You Want To Start Using Sex Toys In Bed Without Bruising His Ego

BySean Abrams
Keep Calm And Ask A Gay Congratulations! You just got yourself a gay best friend. If you've ever found yourself unsure of where to turn in times of sexual strife, or if you're just curious about the LGBT scene in general but don't have anyone to…

Baby Stops Crying When She Hears Marvin Gaye’s 'Let’s Get It On' In Hilarious Video

BySean Abrams
Most couples blast Marvin Gaye's sultry jam, "Let's Get It On," during a hot bang session to amp up the mood. The raunchy lyrics, combined with Gaye's deep and soulful sounds, certainly make for the perfect baby-making music... but apparently, it…

Here’s Why A Guy Would Ever Turn Down Sex, According To A Gay Man

BySean Abrams
So, I wanted to have morning sex two days ago with this guy I've been seeing, and I basically got rejected. He said he had a meeting in the morning and wanted to be focused. To be honest, I was kind of taken aback. Why would a guy reject a girl's…

This Openly Gay Trump Supporter Is The Most Controversial White House Reporter

ByJohn Haltiwanger
Lucian Wintrich epitomizes the untraditional and contradictory nature of the Trump era. A reporter for the conservative blog Gateway Pundit, Wintrich, 28, is a Trump supporter who recently became a White House correspondent. At the DeploraBall in…

Rumors Are Spreading Gay People Are Being Put In ‘Death Camps’ In This Country

ByAlexandra Strickler
Despite the progress we've seen in many parts of the world, some cultures still discriminate abhorrently against the LGBTQ+ community. Chechnya, which is a federal subject of Russia, has reportedly begun opening concentration camps for those who…

10 Things Straight Men Say That’ll Make Me Think They’re Definitely Gay

ByKeenan Steiner
Many of us gays have been there: We're absolutely convinced a beautiful stranger is into us, only to find out later that they're playing for the other team. On more than one occasion, I've gotten into deep, two-hour-long chats with men like this at…

How To Tell If A Guy Wants You To Play With His Balls, As Told By A Gay Man

BySean Abrams
How can you tell what level of ball play guys are into? Is it obvious or should I have to ask? — Jazmin, 26, straight A man's balls are a sensitive subject, both literally and figuratively. A man's balls are a sensitive subject, both literally and…

Russia Made It Illegal To Portray Putin As A Gay Clown So Here's Gay Clown Putin

ByHope Schreiber
There is absolutely nothing wrong with being a gay clown. But apparently, to the Russian President Vladimir Putin, it deserves to be a crime. While Russian news outlets are finding it hard to communicate to citizens which image of Putin as a "gay…

This Sexy AF Lube Commercial Was Banned In This US City For Being ‘Too Gay’

BySean Abrams
A company's new lube commercial has people "churning" the wrong way, so much so that it was banned from airing in Chicago for being a little "too gay" for audiences to handle. No, I'm not kidding. A few weeks back, Boy Butter released their latest…

US Soldier Takes His Boyfriend To Army Prom And The Pictures Are Super Heartwarming

BySean Abrams
US Army soldier Andres Camilo stole the show at his recent army prom at West Point Military Academy after bringing along his vlogger and model boyfriend, Max Emerson, as his date. Adorable photos circulating the internet of the two all suited up…

What To Do When A Guy Who Played Games Shows Real Interest, According To A Gay Man

BySean Abrams
I've been interested in a guy who has just been playing games with me, and now that I'm over him, he seems to be showing interest back. Should I give in? - Michael, 22, gay Games? This guy already sounds like he's still in kindergarten, which is…

Apparently Santa Is Actually Gay, According To Amazing New Picture Book

BySean Abrams
Well, well, well, it seems our suspicions about Santa Claus have been confirmed. Not only does Santa exist (told you, Mom), but the big, jolly guy and I also share something in common: our overwhelming interest in men. That's right, everyone. Good,…

Marcia Gay Harden On Her Mom's Alzheimer's And What Millennials Need To Know

ByMary Kate Hoban
Marcia Gay Harden is an Oscar-winning actress who has consistently graced stages and screens for over three decades in roles that are as memorable as they are diverse. She's brought characters to life in movies like "Pollock," for which she won her…

What It Means To Have A Gay Sex Dream When You're Straight

ByCandice Jalili
This week we have Zach,* a straight man who finds himself having gay sex dreams about his best friend and his best friend's brother: I have recently been having dreams of my best friend (let's call him Jay*) and his little brother, Dee.* The first…

The 6 Risky Conversation Topics Gay Guys Should Not Bring Up On A First Date

BySean Abrams
First dates are usually a crapshoot, no matter which way you slice 'em. Regardless of how much I've talked to guys through texts, there's no amount of preparation possible for when you're finally face-to-face. What will he think of me? Will he like…

'Power Rangers' Will Be The First Superhero Movie To Feature Gay Lead Character

BySean Abrams
Though there's still a definite lack of LGBT representation in mainstream media, the upcoming "Power Rangers" film is keeping up with the changing times. When the live-action reboot of the popular '90s action series hits theaters this Friday, March…

What To Do When You Love Your Partner But Not The Sex, As Told By A Gay Man

BySean Abrams
First, we have Anthony. He's 23, gay and curious about what to do when the sex in a relationship is seriously lacking. What do you do if someone's personality fits yours so perfectly but the sex is just... eh? There's just not a huge sexual spark…

Grindr's Hilarious New Emojis Will Teach You All About The Sex Lives Of Gay People

BySean Abrams
Everyone's beloved eggplant emoji just got a serious upgrade. Gay dating app Grindr's latest update takes the cake when it comes to overtly sexual emojis. Their very own "gaymoji" keyboard, equipped with just about everything from "top" and "bottom"…