Posts from October 9, 2012

Towleroad Talking Points: A Conservative Sesame Street

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BY SAM GREISMAN A look back at today's big stories SPECIAL NOTE As some of you may know, I presented my mother (Sally Field) with the Ally for Equality award at the HRC National Dinner this past Saturday night. If you missed the speeches, you can…

Gay Wedding Video of the Day: Robert and Nathanael

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Robert and Nathanael celebrated a September 8 wedding at The Mansion at Griffin Gate Marriott Resort in Lexington, Kentucky. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP… The Advocate writes: "Video of the couple's wedding went viral on Twitter Tuesday, as some…

Elton John Demands Marriage Equality in the UK

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Elton John, who in 2008 publicly criticized marriage equality advocates in California for fighting for the word "marriage" and not settling for civil partnerships, has changed his tune, writing in The Independent: I know a lot of people, an…

Towleroad Guide to the Tube #1226

FIRST WORLD PROBLEMS: Modern irritations may seem irrelevant after watching people who don't even have enough water repeat them. Water is life. THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE: The View ladies are split. GMOs: The video Monsanto doesn't want you to see…

News: Bill Rosendahl, Wasp, Jerry Sandusky, Depeche Mode

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Jerry Sandusky gets 30-60 years in prison for child sex abuse. Battle to oust Iowa Supreme Court Justice David Wiggins in Iowa seen as barometer on marriage equality: "The race is being watched not only as barometer of the public’s changing atti…

Sesame Street Asks Obama Campaign to Pull Big Bird Ad

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Sesame Street has asked the Obama campaign to pull the Big Bird ad it began running today. "Sesame Workshop is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization and we do not endorse candidates or participate in political campaigns. We have approved no camp…