Posts from January 29, 2013

Towleroad Talking Points: Another Tragic Day

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BY SAM GREISMAN A look back at today's top stories GAY ISSUES There is a heartbreaking story out of Oregon today, where a 15-year old boy has taken his own life after incessant anti-gay bullying. Our hearts go out to his family.  Life…

Boy Scouts Taking Phone Calls, Email Feedback on Gay Ban

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The Boy Scouts of America are taking feedback from the public as they consider putting an end to their ban on gay scouts and leaders. Their board is scheduled to discuss the matter next Wednesday. Right wing groups are already churning their follower…

Towleroad Guide to the Tube #1295

MARRIAGE NEWS WATCH: AFER's Matt Baume with the lates from Rhode Island and Colorado. MDNA: The making of Madonna's latest tour. PANHANDLER PARTY: A NYC subway prank. COOLING TOWERS: The Slo-Mo Guys show off their biggest project yet. For rec…

Bullied Gay Teen Hangs Himself in Oregon Schoolyard: VIDEO

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A tragic story out of La Grande, Oregon, where 15-year-old Jadin Bell has been taken off of life support after hanging himself in a schoolyard last week, KOMO News reports: Dozens of people came together last week in La Grande in a vigil for Jadin, t…