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Christopher Plummer Wins Oscar for Beginners

February 26, 2012
Actor Christopher Plummer finally added an Oscar to his trophy shelf Sunday night, when he won the award for Best Supporting Actor at the 84th annual Academy Awards for his role as an elderly gay man in the film Beginners.Read More

GLAAD Calls on Media to Dispel the Myth of the Divide Between the Black Church and the LGBT Community

With the recent passage of marriage equality in Maryland, the media has begun to focus again on the supposed conflict between LGBT equality and the African American community.

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February 24, 2012

The GLAAD Wrap: Lightning Strikes Colfer and Tomlin's TV Return

Every week the GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off your weekend.Read More

J.C. Penney to debut Ellen commercials during Oscars telecast

Tune into the 84th Annual Academy Awards to see J.C. Penney's new commercials featuring Ellen DeGeneres!Read More

"It Gets Better" Special Shares Real Life Issues Facing LGBT People

This week, MTV and Logo aired an "It Gets Better" special, anchored by one of the co-founders of the It Gets Better Project, Dan Savage. You can read a re-cap of the 60-minute special below.Read More

What to Watch: This Weekend, February 24-26

Start the weekend with a new Days of Our Lives as Will comes out to Marlena, two women have high fashion woes on Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta and a new episode of Spartacus: Vengeance. David Bromstad and his team makeover a loft-style living room on Saturday's Color Splash. Sunday's 84th Academy Awards have several people nominated for LGBT roles plus new episodes of Celebrity Apprentice starring Clay Aiken and George Takei and Full Metal Jousting with Jake Nodar.

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