The horrors of gay Russia in 2007 under Time‘s POTY Vladimir Putin.
Investigative Report: a holiday visit to the Larry Craig men’s room.
The real Ricky Martin shows off his coin slot; Ricky’s porn star twin shows off a lot more.
Rhydian Roberts ex-ed out of X-Factor win by Leon Jackson and secret weapon Kylie.
60 Minutes Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell: Duncan Hunter says gays can’t be “hardened warriors”.
Army Sergeant Darren Manzella speaks out after 60 Minutes interview.
Boston streets invaded by hundreds of Santas wearing nothing but Speedos.
Todd Herzog becomes second gay contestant to win Survivor.
Election ’08 must-read: “I want a dyke for President.”
CWA spokesman Matt Barber to gay troops supporters: Put a cork in it.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu apologizes to gay radio host for church’s persecution.
CAMPAIGN 08: Huckabee cross, Edwards trailer, Romney, Richardson, Clinton, Giuliani.
Moving forward: Hungary passes same-sex civil partnership law.
Phillip Morris: Ewan McGregor and Jim Carrey to make love in prison.
Leading gay rights group in New Hampshire endorses John Edwards for president.
Harry Connick Jr: “I’m probably gay and don’t know it.”
Huckabee on having gays in his White House: Absolutely. Why not?
ON THE STAGE: Doris to Darlene and The Homecoming plus New York’s hottest musicals.
Martina Navratilova: I have no idea why there are no gay men in tennis.
MUSIC: The Pogues, Britney Spears, Michael Jackson, Mary J. Blige, Gary Barlow.
Seven-year-old Florida boy BEATEN for wearing pink nail polish.
TOUGH GUYS ON FILM: Sean Faris, Channing Tatum, Jake Gyllenhaal.
Scissor Sisters’ Jake Shears interviews country legend Dolly Parton for UK TV special.
Cockroach: Anti-gay bigot rises again to try and halt Oregon’s gay rights laws.
Kyle Chandler, Friday Night Lights coach, sounds off on locker room towel-snapping.
Does massive battery breakthrough open the door to electric planes, 20-hour laptops?
Larry Flynt on gays, Giuliani, Larry Craig, and GOP hypocrites.
Gay clay doll based on Slava Mogutin created in response to international homophobes.
Direct hit? Massive asteroid has 1 in 75 chance of colliding with Mars next month.
Silicon Valley gossip blog outs PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel.
PLUS: Beckham’s bulge, Trent & Greg, Jamie Foxx, Zac Efron, Banksy, Tim Tebow.
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