Posts from November 29, 2012

Towleroad Talking Points: A Palestinian State

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BY SAM GREISMAN A look back at today's top stories INTERNATIONAL NEWS Groundbreaking news from the U.N. today where Palestine will be recognized with statehood for the first time in history.  In Russia, conservative lawmakers ar…

Towleroad Guide To The Tibe #1257

THAR SHE BLOWS: Man and daughter have close encounter of the whale kind. GIPPER’S FAVORITE: Where jelly beans come from. SCAREDY: Megyn Kelly fears own “news alert” animation. MERRY MARIAH: Because it’s not the holidays withou…

News: Lindsay Lohan, Mitt Romney, Mercury, Scorpio Sky

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Senator-Elect Tammy Baldwin, US Rep-elect Mark Takano and Ambassador David Huebner, all of whom are openly gay, will speak at the Victory Fund’s LGBT Leaders 2012 Conference, which starts today. Mitt Romney stopped by the White House for a 70-minute…

UN Approves Palestinian Statehood In 138-9 Vote

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Palestine now has United Nations statehood. For the first time ever, the international body will recognize Palestine as a "non-member observer state" after 138 members voted for bring the nation into the fold. Nine nations, including the Un…

Maryland’s Pro-Marriage Camp Outpaced Opponents 2:1

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Some amazing news out of Maryland, where pro-equality activists reportedly brought in more than twice the amount of donations than their anti-gay opponents. Supporters of a Maryland ballot measure in favor of gay marriage raised more than twice the a…