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Martha Plimpton Talks 'The Real O'Neals'
The actress visits "GMA" live to talk about the new season of the ABC sitcom.
Mike Huckabee Takes on Rainbow-Colored Doritos
Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has a new enemy: Doritos Rainbows. After Frito-Lay this month said it would mail rainbow-colored Doritos chips to consumers who donate money to the It Gets Better Project, a nonprofit helping the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community,
The Note: GOP Candidates Court Values Voters
NOTABLES --ALL EYES IN THE REPUBLICAN RACE WILL TURN TO WASHINGTON, DC today where many top GOP presidential contenders are scheduled to speak at the Values Voter Summit, ABC’s RYAN STRUYK notes. Frontrunner Donald Trump is scheduled to speak late this morning. Donald Trump then travels to Oklahoma
Petitioners Press to Put Leelah Alcorn on Transgender Teen's Tombstone
An online petition to put an Ohio transgender teen’s chosen female name on her tombstone has gained 71,000 supporters, even as the teen’s mother says she never heard of that name until after the child’s death. The teen’s parents have said in limited media interviews...
Russia's Anti-Gay Laws Incite Push for Russian Liquor, Food Boycott
A New York City bar and restaurant group is calling for a city-wide boycott of all Russian-made spirits, liquors and foods to protest recent anti-gay laws implemented by the Russian government, a news release said. The United Restaurant and Tavern Owners Association of New York (URTO) and LGBT
Gay Athletes Could Be Prosecuted at 2014 Winter Olympics, Russian Lawmaker Suggests
MOSCOW -- In Russia it is now illegal to even speak about homosexuality around minors, much less openly display gay pride. Technically the ban is against "propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations" around minors, but the implication for openly gay individuals is clear. Public displays of
Republicans Predict Fraud, Bestiality if Gay Marriage Is Legalized
What harm would come to heterosexual Americans if same-sex couples were allowed to marry? The question seemed key to the marriage equality debate recently argued in the Supreme Court. Republicans in the South this week offered a couple answers. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, told a group...
Gay Conservatives Group Endorses Romney
Despite his recently-announced support for gay marriage, not all gay rights groups are showing their love for President Obama. GOProud, a group for gay Republicans that supports conservative principles, announced yesterday that it was “enthusiastically” endorsing the presumptive GOP presidential ...
Dan Savage Accused of Bullying, Promoting Promiscuity
Dan Savage, the creator of the “It Gets Better” campaign known as the champion of the anti-bullying movement, is now being called a bully. Last month, a group of students walked out of a speech Savage gave at a high school journalism conference held in...