Posts from December 1, 2012

News: Jovan Belcher, Hoverboard, Frank Bruni, Drones

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Model Renato Seabra was found guilty of murdering and mutilating journalist Carlos Castro in January of 2011. He will be sentenced December 21. A detailed review of Mattel’s so-called hoverboard. The New York Times‘ Frank Bruni to Bill Cl…

Janet Jackson Urges Continued Fight For World AIDS Day: VIDEO

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amfAR ambassador Janet Jackson and Mathilde Krim, the AIDS research foundation’s founding chair, penned a CNN op-ed to remind people that for all the progress made against the disease over the past three decades, plenty of work needs to be done, part…

White House Photo Of The Day Commemorates World AIDS Day

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From the White House comes this picture of the president’s abode being adorned in the red AIDS ribbon for World AIDS Day. President Obama released a statement about the annual event, saying, “Creating an AIDS-free generation is a shared r…

Pennsylvania GOP State Rep. Mike Fleck Comes Out

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Mike Fleck, a Republican State Rep. from Pennsylvania, came out of the closet today, a closet he stayed in for nearly 40 years because of his religion and his relationship with the Boy Scouts of America. “Coming out is hard enough, but doing it…

Ricky Martin: HIV/AIDS Not A Gay Disease

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Ricky Martin took a break from his busy Broadway schedule to chat with the Huffington Post about his work fighting HIV/AIDS and how people's minds still need to be expanded when it comes to the disease's demographics. "It's really sa…

West Point Chapel Holding 1st Gay Marriage Today

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It is a happy weekend for Brenda Sue Fulton and Penelope Dara Gnesin. Not only are they tying the knot, but they’re making history as the first same-sex couple to do so in military academy West Point’s chapel, USA Today reports. Such an e…