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Canadian gay activist Peter Corren dies after long illness.
Photos of every celeb dude nipple that hit the beach over the holidays: Gerard Butler, Jason Statham, Matthew Morrison, more...
D.C. gay bar Halo changes its name, goes green, commits to community pursuits: "The event is the beginning of a year-long process for Logan Circle Spectrum to institute a philosophical shift in corporate culture and set the foundation for national expansion of a new entertainment concept. The LGBT community today has evolved and we want to create a place where people can have fun while having the opportunity to make a more direct impact in our local communities."
Matthew Broderick misses being Bueller.
Washington Post blasts homophobic Virginia state senate candidate Stephen Hunt: "Although he was hardworking, his tenure is remembered mainly for his being unanimously censured by his colleagues after he sent a letter to high school principals denouncing homosexuality as a 'very destructive lifestyle' and urging them to expose students to former gays and lesbians who had rejected homosexuality."
Rosie O'Donnell and her new girlfriend, Texas-based artist Tracy Kachtick-Anders.
Casey Spooner (of Fischerspooner) wants you to hear his new track, "Faye Dunaway".
Jake Gyllenhaal receives a hot cop escort any time he wants one.
Male model fix: Noah Mills.
Seoul court rules in favor of Pakistani man seeking refugee status because he is gay: " The individual had petitioned the government for refugee status in February of last year. The Justice Ministry rejected his application four months later, however, saying his petition did not meet the criteria of a 'well-founded fear of being persecuted' as stipulated by the U.N. convention on refugees. The Seoul Administrative Court reversed the ministry's decision, saying that should he be repatriated 'there is a high likelihood that the plaintiff will be subject to persecution by the Pakistani government and Muslim society simply because he is gay.'"
North Dakota Lutheran church to leave ELCA over gay policies.
Man with world's largest recorded penis can't find work.
BBC presenter Jane Hill: I'm a lesbian.
Avatar is Pocahontas in space.
Rick Warren's urgent plea for $900K inspires windfall: "To no one's surprise, the congregation came through big time, even as Warren took a clubbing in the national media for the 'sky-is-falling' tone of his missive and his surprise that it made news. A spokesman for the church later said Warren also made clear that the ministry 'never asks -- or expects -- outsiders to give.' Saturday night, in the first round of weekend services, Warren announced more than $2.4 million rolled in through online offerings and envelopes delivered to the church's Lake Forest campus, south of Los Angeles."
Changes we can applaud.
The Oscar contenders as gay porn variants?
Steve Kornell, St. Petersburg, Florida's first openly gay elected official, sworn in.
New Jersey judge rules surrogate is legal mother: "In the New Jersey case, the surrogate, Angelia G. Robinson, agreed to have the children in 2006 for her brother, Donald Robinson Hollingsworth, an accountant in Manhattan, and his spouse, Sean Hollingsworth. The embryos were created from anonymous donor eggs and fertilized with sperm from Sean Hollingsworth. The girls were born in October 2006 and went to live with the Hollingsworths at their home in Jersey City. But in March 2007 Ms. Robinson filed a lawsuit seeking custody, alleging that she had been coerced into the arrangement."