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What to Watch: Wednesday, May 9

Tonight catch the series premiere of Around the World in 80 Plates and new episodes of Suburgatory, Modern Family, America's Next Top Model: British Invasion, Don't Trust the B---- in Apt. 23, Revenge, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Happily Divorced.Read More

May 8, 2012

Lead Singer of Punk Band 'Against Me' Comes Out as Transgender in Rolling Stone

Tom Gabel, lead singer of the punk band Against Me!, will come out as transgender in an article set to run in this week’s issue of Rolling Stone.Read More

May 8, 2012

Linda Perry Moves 'The Talk' Hosts to Tears and Raises Awareness of Programs at the Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center

Musician Linda Perry appeared on The Talk today and discussed her involvement with the Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center, and their upcoming annual event “An Evening with Women.”Read More

Stand Up for Gay Iowa Student Barred from $40,000 Scholarship Presentation

Take action to support Keaton Fuller, an openly gay senior at Prince of Peace Catholic School in Clinton, Iowa, who was denied the opportunity to receive the Matthew Shepard Scholarship from the Eychaner Foundation at his school awards ceremony.Read More

May 8, 2012

Author and Illustrator Maurice Sendak Passes Away at 83

For millions of children and adults, Maurice Sendak's Where The Wild Things Are has long held an esteemed place on their bookshelf, though for much of the book’s life since it was first published in 1963, most didn’t know it had been written by a gay man.Read More

May 8, 2012

The Root and Pam Spaulding Discuss the Concrete Harms of NC's Amendment One

The Root's Nsenga Burton, editor-at-large, interviewed Pam Spaulding of Pam’s House Blend in a gripping article and continuing effort to elevate awareness about the detriment of Amendment One in North Carolina, which is up for a vote today.

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