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Prince William, Duchess Kate expecting baby 2

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced Monday that they are expecting their second child. Prince William said the couple is “immensely thrilled,” adding it had been “a tricky few days.” Prince Harry, playing the traditional role of younger brother, joked that he could not wait to see his sibling “suffer more.” In becoming a […]

The End of Fred Phelps. Westboro Baptist Church founder near death.

Fred Phelps, founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, is near death in a local hospice, according to a Facebook post Saturday night by his son Nathan Phelps. The anti-gay fundamentalist preacher gained national attention when his ‘church’ picketed at the funeral of Matthew Shepard, which turned into his picketing funerals of service members and others […]

We’ll Get You My Pretty Miss Universe And Your Dog NBC, Too

One of the great mysteries in life is why the LGBT community is so fascinated by Beauty Pageants, myself included. As children we gathered around the TV sets to cheer on our favorite contestants. We ‘oohed’ and ‘oh no she didn’t’ over the swimsuits and fearlessly critiqued the evening gowns, not to mention being on […]

From Russia With(Out) Love

Russia’s passage of a law signed by President Vladimir Putin last month that bans the “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations” has brought the country, the winter Olympics and vodka into international scrutiny and debate. At the center of the law is its seemingly state-sanctioned abuse of human rights.  The human and civil rights of all […]