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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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May 23, 2012

Adam Lambert Claims the Number One Spot on Billboard 200 chart

Pop star Adam Lambert made history this week when he became the first openly gay man to claim the number one spot on the US Billboard 200 chart with his new album TRESPASSING.Read More

What to Watch: Wednesday, May 23

Tonight catch the season finales of Modern Family, Don't Trust the B---- in Apt 23 and Revenge; Around the World in 80 Plates visits Spain; plus a new episode of White Heat.Read More