Posts by Matt Kane

Fox News Joins CNN, CNBC, HLN, MSNBC in Purple as Cable News Recognizes #SpiritDay

October 19, 2012

For the very first time, every top cable news network is taking part in Spirit Day able news networks CNN, MSNBC, Fox News and HLN are participating in Spirit Day today, with anchors on all four networks donning purple to take a stand against bullying and support LGBT youth. Plus, business news leader CNBC has had anchors in purple throughout dayparts for the third year in a row!

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October 19, 2012

Watch What Happens Live Went Purple for #SpiritDay!

Tonight, Bravo's Watch What Happens Live took part in Spirit Day when host Andy Cohen donned a purple tie/shirt combo and Clubhouse guest Lisa Hochstein from The Real Housewives of Miami and singer-actress Brandy Norwood wore purple ribbons to take a stand against bullying and to show support for LGBT youth.Read More

October 18, 2012

BET, CNBC, MTV, Sundance, Telemundo, VH1 and more Going Purple for #SpiritDay

The TV landscape will take on a purple hue tomorrow when scores of media corporations, networks, outlets, and personalities take a stand against bullying and support LGBT youth.

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October 17, 2012

CBS Going Purple for Spirit Day with The Talk, Elementary, and Craig Ferguson

CBS will show its spirit this Friday, October 19, when several CBS programs will go purple to take a stand against bullying and support LGBT youth.

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September 24, 2012

Modern Family Wins Big at the 64th Annual Emmy Awards

The 64th Annual Emmy Awards aired last night on ABC, and the host network's Modern Family took home the award for Best Comedy Series and two acting awards. In addition to Julie Bowen winning Best Supporting Actress, Eric Stonestreet won Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of gay father Cameron, and said onstage how proud he was to play part of TV's favorite LGBT family.Read More

September 20, 2012

Paris Hilton apologizes and says gay people are the strongest people she knows

Paris Hilton released an apology today through GLAAD following media reports about comments she made that gay men.Read More

September 18, 2012

How to Survive a Plague Opens This Weekend! - Director David France Speaks with GLAAD

Opening in select theaters this weekend, How to Survive a Plague is an unflinching and powerfully moving look at how the activists behind groups like ACT UP forced the medical establishment into action following its tragically stunted response to the HIV/AIDS crisis. Now director David France talks to GLAAD about the film, and read on for your chance to win tickets to the film's New York premiere tomorrow night!

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September 10, 2012

Infographic: What the One Million Moms Don't Want You to See

With The New Normal premiering on TV this week, we look back on forty years of LGBT families appearing on American TV screens.

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