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Watch: Stephen Colbert Breaks Down How Gays Created Hurricane Isaac to Spoil the GOP Convention

“Televangelists know that hurricanes stem from hot, steamy man-action aboard gay Caribbean cruises.” Colbert “Hurricanes form from rising moisture created by hot steamy man action aboard a gay Caribbean cruise. When that sin gets high enough it makes the angels cry and those tears fall to earth in the form of massive precipitation because homosexuals are […]

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Stephen Colbert to Gays: ‘It’s Up to You to Keep Us From Discriminating’ (Video)

Stephen Colbert says all the things that we are thinking but aren’t articulate or smart enough to say out loud. Last night, Stephen Colbert poked fun at Steve King’s recent claims that gay people should adopt a “don’t ask, don’t tell” approach to their sexuality in the workplace in order to prevent discrimination from homophobic employers. Colbert […]

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New Film: “What Do You Know?” 6 to 12 Year Olds Talk About Gays and Lesbians (Video)

The following post comes from Rohmteen Mokhtari, HRC’s Family Project Assistant. www.hrc.org HRC’s Welcoming Schools program is proud to announce the release of our award-winning professional development film, What Do You Know? Six to twelve year olds talk about gays and lesbians. When working to make elementary schools more welcoming for all students – including students with LGBT […]

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Egg, Banana, and Coconut: Are Gays More Racist? by Marten Weber

by Marten Weber Anyone following the hype over U.S. basketball star Jeremy Lin will have observed the thick layer of racism lying ponderously over the media. One not-so-witty journalist rightly lost his job over the headline “Chink in the Armor,” after Jeremy’s recent setback, but the public statements of some athletes and the reactions in the […]

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Goodbye to ‘Gays, Guns & God’

Great read!! By TIMOTHY EGAN How do you praise the sanctity of traditional heterosexual marriage when the best-known nuptials of the year, between a Kardashian and a basketball player, lasted all of 72 days? Or, for that matter, when a possible Republican nominee for president, Newt Gingrich, cares so much about marriage that he’s tried it […]

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Miss Piggy Give a Snout-Out To The Gays

How 2011 of her. And just in time to plug this: The Muppets opens in theaters November 23. Read about Miss Piggy’s rightful place in the gay pantheon by clicking here. BY OUT.COM EDITORS With her new gig at ‘French Vogue,’ fashion editrix Miss Piggy is in hog heaven. Here, her snout-out to the gays. 1. You can call […]