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Check Out This Incredible Supercut of Gay Rights News Clips from the 1980s: VIDEO

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We’ve already shown you Dave Evans’s awesome collection of gay news clips from the 1970s - and here’s his next compilation video, with this one highlighting gay news of the 1980s.

The video chronicles the early days of the AIDS crisis, the rising power of the ‘gay vote,’ openly gay Representatives Gerry Studds and Barney Frank, growing visibility of LGBT families, the influence of Jerry Falwell and the Christian Right, and efforts to combat anti-sodomy state laws.  

Check it out, AFTER THE JUMP...

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The Week's Worst Of Conservative Media: VIDEO

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Conservatives have not had a good news presence these past seven days, with Laura Ingram insulting Bowe Bergdahl's father, Gavin McInness getting racial about Neil deGrasse Tyson, and the NRA engages in double-speak by trying to rebrand "mass shootings" as "mass murder" because somehow the "shooting" part is irrelevant.

If you can deal with almost two whole minutes of unhinged wingnuttery, you can watch Media Matters For America's "Right-Wing Rodeo" AFTER THE JUMP...

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#TBT: A Supercut of Fascinating Gay Rights News Clips from the 1970s - VIDEO

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#ThrowbackThursday:

Dave Evans has compiled an awesome set of clips from the 1970s which includes the first Gay Pride parade in Central Park, a gay march through NYC in 1971, Carter aides meeting with gay activists in '77, Anita Bryant and the pie as well as her campaign in Dade County, gay rights bills in Wichita, St. Paul, and around the country, Harvey Milk's murder, and much, much more. It's more than 70 minutes long but well worth your time.

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Here are the Best News Bloopers of May 2014: VIDEO

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The local news does not always go as expected for these news reporters.

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Here is a Comprehensive Supercut of News Clips from the First Decade of the AIDS Crisis: VIDEO

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HBO's broadcast of The Normal Heart has caused new reflection on the early days of the AIDS crisis, and the fear, ignorance, lack of understanding, and anger that were the hallmarks of that era.

If you care to revisit it, an intrepid newshound Dave Evans has assembled an hour's worth of clips from 1982-1992 covering everything from the first discovery of the disease to Rock Hudson's death, to the ACT UP demonstrations.

Let's hope nothing like it ever happens again.

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Mama Bear Saves Cub Stranded On Canadian Highway: VIDEO

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As a kid your mother probably warned you not to play in the street and to look both ways before you cross the street. This is sound advice for humans and for bears, as it turns out. Last weekend, a baby bear cub got caught on the side of a highway in British Columbia's Kootenay National Park. Thankfully, mama bear was not far behind and, after looking both ways, came to the rescue of her cub. 

Check out the amazing and adorable footage captured by storm chaser Ricky Forbes, AFTER THE JUMP…

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