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Census figures show that about 1,600 gay male couples and 1,860 lesbian couples are raising adopted children in Oklahoma.
The New York Post keeps it predictably classy while reporting on a transgender sex workers' death: "Fire Kills Tranny in Dairy Den."
Kevin Alejandro, who plays Jesus Velasquez on True Blood, explains why his fictional relationship with Nelson Ellis' Lafayette Reynolds works so well: "What makes Jesus and Lafayette work is just how opposite of each other they are... It's a nice balance."
Sears revoked an accidental $69 iPad deal, disappointing dozens of customers, including a mother whose son has Asperger's Syndrome and uses an iPad for school.
Michele Bachmann's political philosophy in a nutshell? "Same-sex marriage was not much of an issue here when Mrs. Bachmann..arrived at the Statehouse as a new senator in January 2001... Then, in November 2003, the Massachusetts Supreme Court declared that state’s law banning same-sex marriage unconstitutional. Mrs. Bachmann sprang into action."
Once considered Rupert Murdoch's protege, former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks was arrested for her role in the phone hacking scandal that threatens Murdoch's media world.
Top London cop Paul Stephenson has resigned as commissioner after hiring a former News of the World editor accused in the phone hacking scandal.
Casey Anthony was released from prison this morning, and an angry mob was there to greet her.
Indonesia's Mount Lokon continues to erupt, and today let loose its largest ash and smoke cloud yet.
The Batmobilie prepares for filming in Pittsburgh.
At least 700 hundred New York religious leaders backed the state's marriage equality legislation.
Monogamy's many faces: "What we find is that the idea that it takes a village to raise a child is absolutely true. Humans are what we call cooperative breeders. It takes multiple people to raise offspring, and that's the mechanism by which we're socially monogamous. People commonly mistake sexual monogamy and social monogamy. Few animals on the planet are sexually monogamous."
The next LGBT military battle: "With the military’s ban on openly gay troops expected to end this fall, advocates for gay and lesbian service members are already looking ahead to the next battle: winning equal benefits for same-sex married couples."
Zac Efron makes a great looking race car driver.
Newt Gingrich's presidential campaign is $1 million in debt. Can the anti-gay Republican hang on through primary season?
Gay and lesbian prison guards in the Philippines are prohibited from frisking inmates of the same sex.
James Franco says goodbye to Twitter.
Matthew Morrison tweets his new album cover.
Vanilla Ice to play a gay wedding coordinator in new movie alongside Adam Sandler.
Officials in Japan find crack in the pit of Fukushima plant's number two reactor: "With radiation levels rising in the seawater near the plant, we have been trying to confirm the reason why, and in that context, this could be one source."
Glenn Beck and Bill O'Reilly discuss Donald Trump.
Men survive avalanche in Colorado.
Listen: 911 call of tussle between Lindsay Lohan a Betty Ford staffer.
Zac Efron sculpts his facial hair.
Southwest Airlines cancels 300 flights so it can inspect planes for what it is calling "aircraft skin fatigue." Yesterday, a large hole opened up in the fuselage of one if its Boeing 737s. One flight attendant was injured in that incident.
Bill Maher believes Democrats should get tougher: "Republicans don't run from unpopular stances and they stand by their convictions. Stupid, ignorant, world-destroying convictions based on disproven economic fantasies, and ancient books filled with primitive morality and magic people, but convictions nonetheless."
Republican Scott Brown calls his won party “irresponsible.”
Supporters of Laurent Gbagbo suspected in massive slaughter in Ivory Coast: "...The United Nations said that more than 100 had been killed by Mr. Gbagbo’s fighters, while about 200 had been killed by forces loyal to his rival, Alassane Ouattara, the man recognized by the United Nations, the African Union and other international bodies as the winner of the presidential election last year."
The National Enquirer gets excited:
"'I was shocked at how relaxed and open Zac was with this guy,' continued the fellow partygoer. 'He walked around talking to him, smiling and holding his hand right in front of everyone, including Vanessa. People were wondering if maybe it was a stunt to make Vanessa jealous. But truthfully, Zac really seemed into the guy.'"
And he was doing so at an NBA party at the W in L.A. Imagine that!