Posts from December 20, 2012

Florida Voters Slightly More Supportive Of Marriage Equality

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The latest poll numbers from Florida show that though Sunshine State voters are warming to the idea of marriage equality, they’re still pretty evenly split. The survey by Quinnipiac University of 1,261 registered voters found that 45 percent op…

UFC President Lauds Lesbian Fighter Liz Carmouche

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"It takes a brave person to come out," said UFC President Dana White yesterday while praising Liz Carmouche, a female fighter who recently said she's a lesbian, the first time a gay person has come out in the violent sport in which homo…

RIP Marriage Equality Pioneer Richard Adams: VIDEO

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In 1975, long before most LGBT people were even thinking about marriage equality, Richard Adams and Anthony Sullivan tied the knot in Boulder, Colorado. They later petitioned the government for full permanent resident status for Australian Sullivan,…

53% Think Republicans ‘Too Extreme': POLL

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With the dreaded "fiscal cliff" approaching, and Democrats and Republicans still squabbling over what's to be done with the economy, CNN decided to ask Americans what should be done with Democrats and Republicans. And according to their…

Santa Discusses ‘War On Christmas’ On Fox: VIDEO

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Fox News gave Jon Stewart some fresh material yesterday morning as their “War on Christmas” coverage brought Fox & Friends hosts Gretchen Carlson and Steve Doocy face-to-face with a Santa impersonator who regaled this with his tales of “holiday”…

MN Lawmakers Plan Marriage Equality Push For January

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Now that Minnesota voters have rejected an amendment constitutionally defining marriage as one man, one woman, activists and allies in the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party there say they plan to push for full marriage equality early next year. “This kin…