A number of cars with rainbow flag stickers in Des Moines, Iowa have been targeted by vandals who scratched images of penises into the paint and attached photos of naked men to them with shaving cream. All the cars were owned by women. Police are treating the vandalism as a hate crime.
Channing Tatum puckers up for GQ.
Indian Prince Manvendrasinh Gohil is cut out of his inheritance rights and sent packing by his family after coming out to them: “I knew that they would never accept me for who I truly am, but I also knew that I could no longer live a lie. I wanted to come out because I had gotten involved with activism and I felt it was no longer right to live in the closet. I came out as gay to a Gujarati daily because I wanted people to openly discuss homosexuality since it’s a hidden affair with a lot of stigma attached.”
Commission on Gender Equality: Guest house owners in Cape Town, South Africa have the right to cater exclusively to gay men.
Stoli “gets real” with gays: vodka maker underwrites documentary looking at the lives of “real” gay men and lesbians.
Anderson Cooper feeling stalked by fame: “I was at a book signing in New York and a clearly deranged woman approached, and she had a book, and she said, ‘I can’t afford this book but please read the note.’ Clearly, she was a schizophrenic. Anyway, she left, the book signing was done, and as I go into my car – I have a security guy and he puts me in my car – she’s sitting in my car. And they close the door, and I’m like, ‘Oh.'”