Posts from June 5, 2013

Jonathan Kemp’s ‘London Triptych': Book Review

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BY GARTH GREENWELL Prostitution, prison, and the police are recurring themes in Jonathan Kemp’s ambitious and intricate first novel. In each of the three stories that make up his London Triptych, men find themselves clients and providers in a world o…

ExxonMobil on Trial for Anti-Gay Discrimination

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By ARI EZRA WALDMAN Two applicants apply for the same job — Marketing Associate for EnormoCorp. The applicants, Alice and Barbara, are identical in some ways: same college, same gender, even the same hometown. But Alice…

Global Acceptance of Homosexuality: MAP

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A new study from Pew Research surveys the public on whether society should accept homosexuality: The survey of publics in 39 countries finds broad acceptance of homosexuality in North America, the European Union, and much of Latin America, but equall…

Mark Ruffalo and Dave Franco Hug It Out

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Mark Ruffalo and Dave Franco have an epic brawl in the just-released illusionist thriller Now You See Me, but as you see, in reality they've just got love for one another. (via tumblr)…