More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
What to Watch Thursday 9/6: Frank Ocean on MTV VMAs, Real L Word Season Finale
Tonight catch Frank Ocean performing on the MTV Video Music Awards, the season finale of The Real L Word and all new episodes of Project Runway and Big Brother.
What to Watch: Thursday, September 6
8:00pm: 2012 MTV Video Music Awards, MTV (2 hrs) NEW
Frank Ocean will be performing on tonight's MTV Video Music Awards. Ocean is also up for Best New Artist and Best Male Video.
9:00pm: Big Brother, CBS (1 hr) NEW
Another houseguest will be evicted from the compound following last night's Power of Veto competition.
9:00pm: Project Runway, Lifetime (1.5 hrs) NEW
Anna Sui guest judges as the designers are challenged to sell their looks to people on the street. The outfits must be appropriate and on trend for the fall season.
10:00pm: The Real L Word, Showtime (1 hr) SEASON FINALE
Whitney and Sara prepare for their wedding day. Meanwhile, Hunter Valentine begin the process of auditioning new people to replace Somer. Watch a sneak peek below.
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen, The Talk (CBS) and The Chew (ABC). Days of Our Lives on NBC (check local listings for time) features gay character Will as a series regular; keep an eye out for developments between Will and recurring gay characters Sonny and Neil.
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