The NAACP recently announced the nominees for the 43rd Image Awards. This year’s nominations recognize numerous films and TV series with LGBT characters and LGBT-inclusive storylines as well as 2012 GLAAD Media Awards nominees.
Reality TV personality Jim Bob Duggar was at an event for former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) and criticized the Girl Scouts of America for its transgender-inclusive policies. Duggar said, "Our family loves Girl Scout cookies and I don't think allowing a boy in the Girl Scouts is a good thing."
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has named the film "J. Edgar," Lady Gaga's album "Born This Way" and a TV interview by David Letterman with Chaz Bono among its nominees for the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards.
Christopher Plummer took home the first Golden Globe of the evening on Sunday, with a win for his role as an older man who tells his son, played by Ewan McGregor, that he has cancer and a young male lover in Beginners.