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Trump/Pence Backlash? New Gallup Poll Finds Americans More Accepting of LGBTQs

More than two-thirds of Americans support same-sex marriage, and half of Americans believe people are born gay or lesbian, according to a new Gallup poll. Yesterday, the venerated...

Texas Could Send Lesbian Lupe Valdez to the Governor’s Mansion

Two lesbians are upending the status quo in the Lone Star State, as Lupe Valdez and Gina Ortiz Jones won primary races Tuesday. Imagine: that same residence in Austin that lofted...

GLAAD Says Fewer LGBTQs on Screens; Sports Fans Warned against Gay PDA; Madonna Producer Dies

LGBTQ characters are less visible on screen, World Cup fans are warned to refrain from showing PDA, and the man who put Madonna on the map has passed away at the age of 65. Films...

HHH: Pope Says “God Made Gays,” Underage on Grindr + Jen Aniston: Lesbian President?

A new survey finds underage sex app users; the Pope now says that God made gay people, and Jennifer Anniston will have a wife in the White House....

HHH: 3 LGBTQ Things You Need to Know for May 18, 2018

Today’s Happy Hour Headlines: a pro athlete coming out — in China … the teen who defended his moms to the Iowa legislature is now running for a seat there, and...

HHH: Hate Group Leader Promoted, Sense8 Preps Exit, Peace Corps Fires for HIV?

Does anyone hate the LGBTQ community more than Tony Perkins? His new government job will provide new answers to that question. Plus: The Peace Corps is firing gays who test...

HHH: Neutrality Faces House, Witherspoon’s Lesbian Tennis Doc, Queer Pols’ Primary Victories

Net neutrality survives, Reese Witherspoon’s Martina Navratilova documentary, and will a “blue wave” spill over into good news for the LGBTQ community? Neutral,...

HHH: Is NYFD Anti-LGBTQ? Simon Director Goes Gay Again, and a Bohemian Preview

A prospective NY firefighter sues after he was fired — a week from becoming a full-fledged member of the force. Plus: A first look at Malek as Freddy Mercury! Where’s the...

HHH: Trump’s Anti-Gay CDC Pick; Trans Ban in Court; OK Shuns LGBTQ Parents

The Oval Office occupant takes heat over his pick to lead the CDC, while his ban of trans troops gets pushed back by the courts, and Oklahoma goes anti-gay parents. Redfield Red...

HHH: Hunky Hustler Shocks Cannes; Scouts/Mormons Split; Austin Bomber’s Grindr Secret

Was the Austin bomber gay? An actor talks onscreen nudity at Cannes; and the LDS and Boy Scouts call their bromance off forever. Closeted Bomber He was on Grindr. Investigators...

HHH: Backstreet’s Back, All Right! Plus, Ryan Murphy Gives Back and Andrew Garfield Goes Off

It’s a Wong Fu nod from the Backstreet Boys, Ryan Murphy gives back to the LGBTQ community, and Angels in America star Andrew Garfield cracks up over Ru. Sweet and Spicy One...

Sam Smith Prays, Love, Simon Gets a Brother and Midterms Examined

Progressives waiting for Donald Trump’s repudiation since November 2016 now look to the midterms. Plus Sam Smith returns, and Netflix puts a “questioning” teen...