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Orange Is the New Black, Macklemore, Demi Lovato & More Join LGBT Pride Festivities | Orange Is the New Black, Orange Is the New Black, Orange Is the New Black (Season 2), Macklemore

UpdatePosted 06/30/2014 12:35PM

Orange Is the New Black, Macklemore, Demi Lovato and More Join LGBT Pride Festivities Worldwide

Originally posted 06/30/2014 12:05PM

Last weekend, members of the LGBT community – lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people – and their supporters celebrated Pride Month with parades, parties, marches and festivals. The celebrations occur every June in commemoration of New York City's Stonewall riots which occurred on June 28, 1969, and are regarded as a pivotal moment in the LGBT social rights movements.

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Lance Bass: My Fiancé and I Are 'In Synch with Each Other' | Lance Bass

Lance Bass: My Fiancé and I Are 'In Synch with Each Other'

Originally posted 06/26/2014 05:05PM

Lance Bass is quite sure that he's finally found The One.

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Demi Lovato: My Grandfather Was Gay

Demi Lovato Reveals Her Grandfather Was Gay

Originally posted 06/25/2014 02:15PM

Demi Lovato has revealed for the first time that her grandfather was gay, saying, "I feel a lot of my spirit has come from him."

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WWE Icon Pat Patterson Comes Out as Gay

WWE Icon Pat Patterson Comes Out: I 'Survived' the Industry Being Gay

Originally posted 06/14/2014 12:25PM

Pat Patterson, the WWE icon who was the first intercontinental champion, is gay.

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Robert De Niro Shares Memories of His Gay Father

Robert De Niro Shares Memories of His Gay Father

Originally posted 05/27/2014 04:15PM

Artistic talent runs in Robert De Niro's family.

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Michael Sam's Documentary Series on Hold

Michael Sam's Documentary Series on Hold

Originally posted 05/17/2014 01:05PM

A documentary series on Michael Sam, the NFL's first openly gay player, has been postponed, according to reps for Sam and the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN).

Sam, 24, recently made history after being selected by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft. The 6'2" defensive end for Missouri celebrated the good news in Las Vegas with boyfriend, Vito Cammisano. The documentary series was announced soon afterward.

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Who Is Melissa McCarthy's Girl Crush?

Melissa McCarthy on Lena Dunham: 'She's My Girl Crush'

Originally posted 05/16/2014 07:00AM

Melissa McCarthy knows what she likes in a woman – and apparently, Lena Dunham is the embodiment of all that.

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Ellen Page: 'I Felt Awkward AroundGay People'

Ellen Page: 'I Felt Awkward Around Gay People'

Originally posted 04/30/2014 10:50AM

When Ellen Page came out as a lesbian in February, she had given her decision a lot of thought, and she was more than ready, even eager, to tell the truth about her sexuality.

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Lena Dunham: Not Being Gay Is 'A Huge Disappointment for Me'

Lena Dunham: My Sister's Coming Out 'Was a Huge Turning Point for Me'

Originally posted 04/10/2014 04:00PM

While accepting an award for her advocacy work with LGBTQ youth, Girls star Lena Dunham revealed why the cause hits so close to home.

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Dating Site OkCupid Blocks Firefox over CEO's Gay Marriage Opposition

UpdatePosted 04/01/2014 05:30PM

Dating Site OkCupid Blocks Firefox Browser over CEO's Gay Marriage Opposition

Originally posted 04/01/2014 10:00AM

The appointment of a new CEO by the company that makes the Firefox Web browser has prompted board members to quit, a Twitter frenzy and a push back from a leading dating website because he supported California's former gay marriage ban.

Mozilla, the nonprofit maker of the Firefox browser, infuriated many employees and users last week by hiring co-founder Brendan Eich to lead the Mountain View company. In 2008, Eich gave $1,000 to the campaign to pass California's Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment that outlawed same-sex marriages in California until the U.S. Supreme Court left in place a lower-court ruling striking it down.

The contribution was publicly reported and drew some negative attention two years ago, when Eich was Mozilla's chief technology officer. But when he was promoted to CEO last week, his support of the ban took on more gravitas.

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