Your source for news and information about the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community

Today’s Popular LGBT News:

Wed, Sep 02, 2015 1:21 AM
Kim Davis
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul appeared on Boston Herald Radio this morning and was asked about Rowan County, Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis and her decision to defy the U.S. Supreme Court and refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Said Paul: “You know I think one way to get around the whole [...]
Source: Towleroad Andy Towle
Wed, Sep 02, 2015 12:40 AM
Hozier Covers Sam Smith
“Take Me To Church” singer Hozier covers Sam Smith in a video recorded at his BBC Radio One Live Lounge appearance. It’s a funkified cover of “Lay Me Down” that brought Smith himself to worship: Brother @Hozier – fucking love the Live Lounge cover!!!! Anything you sing makes me heart jump xx Big [...]
Source: Towleroad Andy Towle
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 11:37 PM
> Harry Potter’s son, James S. Potter, started at Hogwarts today. Don’t worry, he was sorted into Gryffindor. > Author of latest ‘James Bond’ novel says Idris Elba is “too street” to play James Bond. > Lena Dunham thinks the lyrics of Justin Bieber’s “What Do You Mean?” promote rape culture. Which means [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 9:42 PM
bryan fischer
Right-wing-nut Bryan Fishcer, of the American Family Association, took to his radio show today to spout off about anti-gay Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis. Fischer was asked on Facebook whether he supports Davis’ defiance of the courts and refusal to marry same-sex couples. After getting off to a bumbling start, Fischer says,  My [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 9:11 PM
Screen Shot 2015-09-01 at 1.10.36 PM
Trans icon and actress Candis Cayne revealed in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter that she walked out of an audition for Larry David’s Curb Your Enthusiasm after reading a trans joke in the script that she felt painted a false portrayal of trans women. As The Hollywood Reporter notes, Cayne says it was tough to leave [...]
Source: Towleroad Anthony Costello
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 8:38 PM
Instagram Photo
Former One Direction-er turned Twitter pot-stirrer Zayn Malik poses shirtless for the September cover of Interview Magazine. Dubbed the ‘#ME Issue’, September’s copy of the rag co-founded by Andy Warhol names Zayn one of the “100 most powerful personalities on the internet.” Zayn shared the cover on Twitter, writing “#imcoming” — a [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 8:21 PM
​ Divergent star Theo James certainly delivers as the new face of Hugo Boss's fragrance, Boss the Scent. (Also he's welcome to boss us around any time!) Check out the new promo: James shares in a statement: "I'm honored to be representing BOSS Parfums as an Ambassador in their latest perfume campaign. I [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Nigel Campbell
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 7:56 PM
Screen Shot 2015-09-01 at 12.14.40 PM
As Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis continues to refuse marriage licenses to same-sex couples in spite of her failed appeal, conservatives like Pat Robertson are calling Davis a “victim of sodomy as law of the land,” reports Right Wing Watch. Robertson warned that the Supreme Court’s ruling undermines “freedom,” and those [...]
Source: Towleroad Anthony Costello
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 7:20 PM
​On the heels of 2012's Measure B, which Los Angeles County voters approved and which requires condom usage in porn produced in the county, a new voter initiative has been approved for the 2016 ballot. This measure would require condom usage in porn for the entire state of California [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Nigel Campbell
Tue, Sep 01, 2015 6:48 PM
Australian newsman Karl Stefanovic was left speechless after glimpsing footage of a massive shark jumping in the air to chomp down on its prey. The video of Stefanovic looking gobsmacked comes from Australian morning show Today. After staring off silently for several seconds, presumably rapt in terror, Stevanovic finally commented, “I am [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell