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Tue, Oct 21, 2014 11:42 PM
Juan_Manuel_Perez_GimenezU.S. District Judge Perez Gimenez has issued a ruling upholding Puerto Rico's ban on same-sex marriage.
U.S. District Judge Perez Gimenez has issued a ruling upholding Puerto Rico's ban on same-sex marriage. Equality on Trial reports: Citing Baker v. Nelson and the First Circuit Court of Appeals decision striking down Section 3 of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) a judge in Puerto Rico has dismissed [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 10:50 PM
ArgentinaFor the first time, a person has been granted asylum by the Argentinian government after suffering harassment based on sexual orientation. 'Gene,' the gay Russian man who fled to the South American country, has been given the "condition of refugee" according to the Argentine Federation of Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and Transsexuals (FALGBT), who 'Gene' contacted for help two years ago. 

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For the first time, a person has been granted asylum by the Argentinian government after suffering harassment based on sexual orientation. 'Gene,' the gay Russian man who fled to the South American country, has been given the "condition of refugee" according to the Argentine Federation of Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and [...]
Source: Towleroad Joseph Ehrman-Dupre
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 10:30 PM
GwenStefani
  Gwen Stefani, former lead singer of No Doubt and well-established solo artist in her own right, has released her first new single in several years, and it is sure to be a pop radio hit. The track, called "Baby Don't Lie," has an intoxicating, semi-tribal synth beat that will make you [...]
Source: Towleroad Joseph Ehrman-Dupre
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 10:23 PM
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Source: Out Magazine Dennis Hinzmann
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 10:10 PM
OtterSaid Otter's office
Idaho Governor Butch Otter announced today that he will file a petition for the full 9th Circuit Court to re-hear the case challenging the state's gay marriage ban. A three -judge panel of the 9th Circuit struck down the ban on October 7. Said Otter's office in a news release: The Governor [...]
Source: Towleroad Andy Towle
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 9:58 PM
MarsNASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Road
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter sent back images of comet "Siding Spring" that recently swept by Mars, revealing it to be much smaller than previously thought: "The nucleus of the comet that zoomed past the Red Planet on Sunday appears to be about half its predicted size of about half a [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 9:20 PM
Adios

"Adios" is the first release off Ricky Martin's forthcoming studio album due next year and the video finds Martin stepping into all kinds of roles at a speakeasy as bouncer, bartender, mobster, performer, and police officer, each more dashing than the next.

Check out the clip, and watch Ricky's facial hair come and go,

"Adios" is the first release off Ricky Martin's forthcoming studio album due next year and the video finds Martin stepping into all kinds of roles at a speakeasy as bouncer, bartender, mobster, performer, and police officer, each more dashing than the next. Check out the clip, and watch Ricky's facial hair [...]
Source: Towleroad Andy Towle
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 8:31 PM
The Dallas Cowboys gave the first out gay man drafted in the NFL his walking papers today. read more [...]
Source: Out Magazine Trudy Ring
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 8:19 PM
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Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted in the NFL, has been cut from the Dallas Cowboys' practice squad,

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted in the NFL, has been cut from the Dallas Cowboys' practice squad, ESPN reports: The Dallas Cowboys have waived defensive end Michael Sam from their practice squad and signed linebacker Troy Davis... Coach Jason Garrett and defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli praised Sam's work in [...]
Source: Towleroad Sean Mandell
Tue, Oct 21, 2014 8:18 PM
Pictures simply can't be trusted on the Internet. Plenty of horny straight male Redditors learned that the hard way (pun intended) when user Poshpink330 posted what seemed to be a picture of her cleavage to r/gonewild.  It was only after Poshpink received dozens of flirtatious messages and pictures that she revealed the true star [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Jonathan Higbee