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What to Watch: This Weekend, May 25-27

This weekend catch new episodes of Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids and Fashion Police; plus showings of Death at a Funeral and the GLAAD Media Award winning film Beginners. The Kids Are All Right and selected episodes of The Wire are available through Diversity On Demand.Read More

May 24, 2012

Good Journalism: CNN's Baldwin Puts Perkins' Anti-gay Views in Context

Thursday afternoon, CNN’s Brooke Baldwin gave an almost textbook example of how to tell a complete story when dealing with an anti-gay activist. Read More

Faithful Voices Oppose and Discredit North Carolina 'Electric Fence' Pastor's Harmful Words

Earlier this week, a video featuring Providence Road Baptist Church Pastor Charles Worley went viral much to the chagrin of LGBT and affirming faith leaders. Rev. Worley has no visible support from those outside of his congregation. His sermon elicited strong words of condemnation from neighboring pastors. Others have been moved to action. Read More

What to Watch: Thursday, May 24

Tonight catch a showing of the hour long behind the scenes special Perez Hilton All Access: Lady Gaga on the CW; and Adam Lambert and Beth Ditto on Watch What Happens Live.

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Recent Polls Show Increase in Support for Marriage Equality

Yesterday, NBC/Wall Street Journal released a poll showing that the majority of Americans say President Obama’s support for marriage equality will not affect their vote. The poll also matches one from ABC News/Washington Post released today. In finding that a majority of Americans believe marriage should be legal for all couples in their states.

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May 23, 2012

New York Times Profiles Gay Actor Jim Parsons

In a new profile in The New York Times, Big Bang Theory actor Jim Parsons discusses his role in Larry Kramer’s The Normal Heart and his current Broadway run on Harvey. Though Parsons hasn't previously commented on his personal life, the paper also notes that Kramer’s play resonated with the actor on a personal level because Parsons is gay and in a ten year relationship.

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