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Kobe Bryant scolds fan for using "gay" as an insult

February 11, 2013

NBA Superstar Kobe Bryant told a fan on twitter that he shouldn't try to insult someone by calling them 'gay' - a language lesson he learned after calling a referee an anti-gay slur in 2011.

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What to Watch Monday 2/11: RuPaul's Drag Race Contestants Connect with Their Inner Child

Tonight catch new episodes of The Carrie Diaries, The Biggest Loser and RuPaul's Drag Race!

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Jeanne Manford, PFLAG Founder, To Be Posthumously Honored With Presidential Citizens Medal

Jeanne Manford, the late founder of PFLAG, will be honored posthumously with the 2012 Presidential Citizens Medal at a White House ceremony on February 15.

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February 8, 2013

Majority of Americans support ending the ban on openly gay BSA members

Quinnipiac University released a poll indicating that a majority of Americans believe that the Boy Scouts of America should drop their ban on openly gay members.

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The GLAAD Wrap: The Fosters Gets a Green Light, FUN. Hits the Road with Tegan and Sara, and Kevin Keller Starts Dating

Each 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 the weekend.Read More

Vatican Official Offers Hope for LGBT People, Only to Dash Them

It was reported earlier this week that a top Vatican official voiced support for gay and lesbian couples. Yesterday, Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, head of the Pontifical Council for the Family, backtracked from that statement, and blamed the media for "derailing" his words.

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