GLAAD announced today that Emmy Award-winning talk show host Kelly Ripa will receive the Excellence in Media Award at the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York. Anderson Cooper will present the award.
After being denied a press pass to the 24th annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York, the New York Post pretended it was there, publishing a photograph of Madonna sharing a congratulatory kiss with Anderson Cooper.
Scissor Sister Jake Shears delivered a special performance at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York on Saturday. Shears dedicated the song to friend Anderson Cooper, who received the Vito Russo Award at the event.