131 posts categorized "SUPREME COURT"
The New York Times digs into the case of Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, No. 16-111, which is heading to SCOTUS in the fall.
In the case, a gay couple was denied a wedding cake by a baker who objected on grounds of his religious beliefs.
It's baffling to me that any gay people could side with the baker, and here's why...
OMG Blog: Insta-star Twan Kuyper proudly displays his soft (!) spot. (Work Unfriendly)
Joe.My.God.: Same-sex marriage has come to Germany! First ceremonies can begin October 1 unless Bavaria challenges.
Huff Post: The myriad ways in which Trump can blatantly break the law or facilitate breaking the law — and get away with it legally. But Hillary was corrupt?!
HIV Plus: Rami Malek will play Freddie Mercury in a biopic that will apparently leave out Mercury's HIV. WTF?
Towleroad: A Brigham Young University adjunct professor was canned for a social media post broadly supporting LGBTQ people.
The Guardian: Gay stars reveal the art that changed them — David Sedaris on The Boys in the Band (1970), Isaac Julien on Caravaggio (1986), more!
Joe.My.God.: Trans woman expertly trolls Texas Gov. Greg Abbott!
Cartoon Brew: Whoopi Goldberg, fan of vintage racist Americana, wants Song of the South (1946) re-released, and more black crows merch from Dumbo (1941).
Decider: Meanwhile. a Big Brother contestant wants to dress in blackface to humiliate a black rival.
Politico: RIP Trumpcare — the bill's been blocked by Republicans. It's brain dead, but on life support.
NYT: Can we score nationwide employment protection for LGBTQ people with Kennedy's help?
GT: Good for him — Andrew Garfield clarified his “I am a gay man” comments, and didn't apologize.
I know a lot of gays who swoon over Lindsay Lohan — perhaps ironically, but there is real affection there.
Now, she is a vocal defender of the Trumps, calling them “kind” and retweeting far-right tweets, such as one gushing over SCOTUS Justice Gorsuch for voting with Clarence Thomas 100% of the time.
Mentally ill? Hacked? Trash?
The Freedom to Marry, a documentary on the so-far successful movement to bring same-sex marriage to the U.S., is out today from Ro*Co Films on VOD and across digital platforms like iTunes, Amazon and Google Play.
Directed and produced by Eddie Rosenstein, it features Freedom to Marry founder Evan Wolfson, GLAD attorney Mary Bonauto, Supreme Court plaintiffs and more in what has been called by the Boston Globe a “thoroughly and inspiring” chronicle of this, unfortunately, ongoing battle.
“Landmark ... this summer's hot documentary.” — Curve Magazine
Today, we can get married. Let's keep fighting to ensure we can do so tomorrow as well.
Let me know what you think of the film! Watch the trailer, after the jump ...
NBC News: Yes, Justice Ginsburg, please stay healthy forever. Or at least outlast Trump. P.S. The book is real, and authorized!
Politico: How Trump's insatiable need to tweet may be what takes his orange ass down.
Kenneth in the (212): Wait until you get a load of tennis pro Lucas Pouille's butt.
SDGLN: CDC reports mumps outbreak linked to gay men in L.A.
ExtraTV: Bill Maher casually drops N-bomb in joke on Real Time with Bill Maher. Republican senator & audience chuckle.
NewNowNext: Tearful Gus Kenworthy says, “I just always thought that, like, my life as a skier and my life as a gay man couldn't co-exist.”
NYMag: Scarlett Johansson & Colin Jost made out at the SNL after-party. Don't tell Leslie Jones!
CNN: SCOTUS strikes down two illegally racially stacked districts in North Carolina, another blow to right-wing voter suppression.
Jackson Free Press: Koch-funded Republican legislator says those removing Confederate monuments should be lynched, fails to see the irony.
Politico: Billy Bush says his infamous dialogue with Trump was not “locker-room talk.” However, he didn't really take it seriously, didn't feel it was literal.
Huff Post: Surprise! Trump's beloved goon Michael Flynn expected to plead the Fifth during testimony. Has a hard time telling the pravda.
WaPo: Try to imagine Obama standing amidst Arabs, his hand on a glowing orb, for a similar photo op. How would Trump's base react to that?
"Surrender, Superman or all of Metropolis will be destroyed" pic.twitter.com/g8Gqh3rAm9— Oliver Willis (@owillis) May 21, 2017