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  • Gay Marchers Can Join Boston St. Patrick's Parade

    03/02/2014 9:33:09 AM PST · by marshmallow · 39 replies
    NBC News ^ | 3/2/14
    A gay rights group will be allowed to march in Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade, event organizers said Saturday, reversing a 20-year-long stance after the city's new mayor intervened. It was unclear, however, if marchers from MassEquality, one of the largest gay rights advocacy groups in Massachusetts, would be permitted to carry signs or use slogans identifying themselves as gay men and women, which may yet prove a sticking point. "We don't ban gays, we just want to keep the parade an Irish parade," Tim Duross, the lead organizer of the parade that celebrates the city's Irish heritage and honors...
  • 8-Yr Old Boy leaves Michele Bachmann speechless on Gay Rights (Barf Alert)

    12/06/2011 10:30:42 AM PST · by parksstp · 34 replies
    International Business Times ^ | 12-06-2011 | Maggie Astor
    Normally, when people confront her on gay rights, Michele Bachmann has a response ready.
  • Bert and Ernie - not gay (Sesame Street says, Marriage??? No Way!!)

    08/11/2011 8:24:58 PM PDT · by dayglored · 47 replies
    Seattle PI ^ | Aug 11, 2011 | CHRIS GRYGIEL
    They've lived together for 42 years and share a bedroom, but the people who produce "Sesame Street" made it clear on Thursday: Bert and Ernie are not gay. Nor are they heterosexual. They just are. "Bert and Ernie are best friends. They were created to teach preschoolers that people can be good friends with those who are very different from themselves. "Even though they are identified as male characters and possess many human traits and characteristics, they remain puppets, and do not have a sexual orientation," Sesame Workshop said in a statement posted on Facebook. ...
  • JOHN EDWARDS CONFESSION TO DYING WIFE: "IT'S MY BABY!" [National Enquirer]

    03/04/2009 11:52:35 AM PST · by freeplancer · 62 replies · 2,906+ views
    National Enquirer ^ | Freeplancer
    Story at link.
  • Sen. Craig seeks to withdraw guilty plea

    09/09/2007 6:03:52 PM PDT · by John W · 100 replies · 1,627+ views
    AP via MSNBC ^ | September 9, 2007 | AP
    WASHINGTON - Sen. Larry Craig will file court documents Monday asking to withdraw his guilty plea in a sex sting that seems likely to end his career, his attorney said. Craig, an Idaho Republican, pleaded guilty in August to disorderly conduct following a sting operation in a men’s bathroom at the Minneapolis airport. He has said he regrets that decision, which he said he made hastily and without talking to an attorney. He said he was under stress and pleaded guilty only to put the matter behind him. Attorney William Martin said Sunday night that a request to withdraw that...
  • Craig to Hold Press Conference: Will He Resign? [2pm MDT]

    08/28/2007 12:44:58 PM PDT · by mngran · 497 replies · 15,419+ views
    ABC News ^ | August 28, 2007
    His future in doubt, with allies denouncing his behavior and former staffers voicing disbelief at his arrest, Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, is expected to hold a press conference this afternoon that may answer questions about his political future. Long dogged by rumors about his sexuality, the married and conservative three-term senator is expected to address the June 11 incident at Minneapolis Airport in which an undercover officer arrested him on charges of lewd conduct in a men's room. Craig will give a statement this afternoon concerning his arrest at 2 p.m. Mountain Time in downtown Boise, a spokesman said. Craig's...
  • Village People police officer arrested

    03/24/2007 8:55:07 PM PDT · by SubGeniusX · 34 replies · 1,241+ views
    S.F. Chronicle ^ | Saturday, March 24, 2007
    (03-24) 15:05 PDT SAN DIEGO -- The man who once sang as the police officer in the Village People band has been arrested. Again. Police in Universal City arrested Victor "Macho Man" Willis, 55, early Friday morning. A woman, who described herself as Willis' girlfriend, told police she had been choked and threatened with a knife. The woman told officers that Willis had been abusive and was out on bail on a similar assault charge from last month, police said. Last year, when Willis was arrested in San Francisco for drug possession, he gave officers a fake name. They didn't...
  • Former Berverly Hills 90210 star, Jason Preistly weds long time girlfriend.

    05/18/2005 12:53:20 PM PDT · by Nascardude · 17 replies · 1,099+ views
    NEW YORK - Former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star Jason Priestley has married longtime girlfriend Naomi Lowde, the actor's publicist, Marla Weinstein, said Tuesday. Priestley and Lowde wed Saturday on Paradise Island in the Bahamas, Weinstein said. No further details were available. After several years together, the 35-year-old actor and Lowde, a makeup artist, became engaged last May. It is the second marriage for Priestley, who was married to Ashlee Peterson, also a makeup artist, for less than a year before divorcing in early 2000. Priestley, who played Brandon Walsh on the long-running teen drama, was seriously injured in an August...
  • Full of Meaning, Mural Honors Gay Community (7,500 sf Public Mural)

    05/15/2003 11:16:35 PM PDT · by fight_truth_decay · 62 replies · 361+ views
    Philadephia Inquirer ^ | Thu, May. 15, 2003 | Linda K. Harris
    Philadelphia was host to one of the first gay-rights marches in the country in July 1965 in front of Independence Hall. Since then, a flourishing gay-friendly community known as the "gayborhood" has grown up around the area of 12th and Locust Streets in Center City. RON CORTES / Inquirer Artist Ann Northrup, 54, sits on the scaffolding in front of her mural, “Pride and Progress,” on the western wall of the William Way Community Center on Spruce Street. The mural, which takes up almost an entire block, was started in August. Northrup and 20 others used more than 50 gallons...