How Rigid Gender Expectations Harm Our Daughters And Sons

1. From The Representation Project, with animation/illustration by Hybrid Design:         8. Watch the whole video: Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=mPAmjWtHHYs&t=52. 9. H/T Elizabeth Plank at PolicyMic, who has this to say about the video: Pat......

How A Trans Rights Ruling Could Save Gay Rights In India

Hijra activist Simran Shaikh. facebook.com / Via facebook.com A victory for transgender rights in India’s Supreme Court on Tuesday may have rescued the country’s LGBTI movement from the brink of legal disaster. For the past 12 years, the Indian LGBTI rights movement had pinned its hope to a challenge to the country’s colonial-era sodomy law, known as Section 377. In Dece......

8 Pieces Of LGBT Spoken Word Poetry That Will Leave You Speechless

1. British poet Keith Jarrett was once asked at a gig if he had a “gay poem”. He didn’t, so he wrote this one. youtube.com youtube.com   youtube.com “Excuse me, poem, are you gay? Have you grown up contrarily to what I wanted you to say? I most certainly didn’t write you that way Was it something I said, something I did that ......

Couple Plans Own Prom After Student Says School Barred Her From Bringing Her Transgender Boyfriend

Courtesy Anais Celini. A New York high school student said she’s not going to fight her Christian school’s decision to bar her from taking her transgender boyfriend to prom — instead, the couple plans to have its own celebration. Anais Celini, a senior at Martin Luther High School in Queens, claims administrators at the private school told her she could not attend prom w......

Bryan Cranston Brought Back Walter White To Help A Guy Get His Prom Date

1. We’ve all missed Breaking Bad and Walter White. breakingbadgifs.com 2. But thanks to this excitable guy, Heisenberg came back momentarily. youtube.com 3. Bryan switched back into character and asked, or rather threatened, a girl to prom on his behalf. He said into the camera: “If you don’t go to the prom with Stefan then maybe your best ......

Pharrell Cries On "Oprah" Because He's Happy

1. Only Oprah could make the usually calm and collected Pharrell cry on national TV. Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=xQdjnh4_M5M. youtube.com The legendary interviewer spoke with P for an episode of her show Oprah Prime, which aired on OWN last Sunday night. It got a little emotional. (You might want to grab a tissue, too.) 2. As the two were discussing his undenia......

This Baby And His Dog Friend Are The Most Adorable Twins To Ever Exist

1. Meet Zoey and Jasper, the cutest twins and most adorable friends in the entire world. Grace Chon / gracechon.com / Via zoeyandjasper.tumblr.com 2. Zoey the dog is a 7-year-old rescue mutt from Taiwan, who happens to love hiking, playing fetch with her toy squirrel, and posing with her best friend, Jasper the baby. Grace Chon / gracechon.com / Via zoeyandjasper.tu......

Let's All Look At Paul Rudd's Six Pack

1. This is Paul Rudd on a beach playing football… Fameflynet Pictures 2. …with his shirt off (clearly, that isn’t a skin-shirt). Fameflynet Pictures 3. Look at his body work as he catches that ball. Fameflynet Pictures 4. LOOK AT HIS DEFINITION. Fameflynet Pictures 5. LOOK AT HIS TONE. You can count the abs. F......

Keith Urban Gives A Tour Of The "American Idol" Trailer System

    3. Watch the inaugural episode of “Idol Chatter” right here. Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=GLJiArJoBdQ.

Joaquin Phoenix Is A Karate Master

1. Joaquin was seen leaving a karate class in L.A. yesterday. Terma/Bruce/FAMEFLYNET PICTURES Practicing his moves, perhaps? 2. Maybe he’s preparing for a new movie role? Terma/Bruce/FAMEFLYNET PICTURES 3. Either way, his Gi is cool and his haircut’s sassy. Terma/Bruce/FAMEFLYNET PICTURES Gi = Karate Uniform. I looked it up on the Internet. ......