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Gay sex scene revealed in new ‘Dragon Age’ video game

Dragon-Age-Origins
Acclaimed new video game Dragon Age: Origins features a ‘secret’ gay sex scene involving a man and an elf, it has been revealed. The game, developed by BioWare, allows players to develop combat and magic skills, interact with other characters ...

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Gay Pakistanis publicly flogged in Punjab by police (video)

Flogging in Pakistan
This video appeared on the website LiveLeak.com this week with the title “Gay Pakistanis Flogged by Police on Street in Punjab.” The video description: “Homosexual Pakistanis receiving their punishment. You can see two lovers kiss at 0:15 before their flogging.” ...

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Lawmakers say US House poised to pass trio of gay-friendly bills

Reps. Tammy Baldwin and Jared Polis
Two of Congress’s three openly gay members said Saturday that the U.S. House is poised to pass a trio of gay-friendly bills, reports the AP. Speaking to an international conference of gay politicians in San Francisco, U.S. Reps. Tammy Baldwin, ...

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Chelsea Handler to Chris Colfer: ‘You’re gay… good for you’

Chris-Colfer
Glee cast member Chris Colfer sat down with Chelsea Lately host Chelsea Handler on Thursday night. It didn’t take long for Handler to bring up Colfer’s sexual orientation. Said Handler, “Your character on the show’s gay. We know that you’re ...

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Spain apologizes for jailing gay man in 1970s

Francisco Franco
A man in eastern Spain has become the first to receive an official letter apologizing for his imprisonment for being homosexual in the 1970s, the BBC reports. Antoni Ruiz spent three months in prison under a law introduced during General ...

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‘Landmark’ DC gay bookstore announces closing

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Lambda Rising, a bookstore serving the LGBT community in the nation’s capital for 35 years, is closing its Washington DC store in Dupont Circle and its remaining out-of-town store in Rehoboth Beach, Del., in January, reports DC Agenda. The closings, ...

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LA Center calls Banton’s Grammy nod an ‘affront to LGBT people’

Buju-Banton
In a posting that appeared on their website Friday, the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center condemned the Grammy nomination for Buju Banton, a “notoriously anti-gay performer whose music promotes the violent murder of LGBT people:” Throughout his career, Banton has ...

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De Rossi schools ‘The View’ on gay marriage: ‘It’s a civil rights issue’

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Portia de Rossi appeared on The View this week, discussing being married to Ellen DeGeneres, Proposition 8, and civil unions vs. marriage. De Rossi schools the hosts on why the legality of gay marriage is important, that it’s “not a ...

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‘SoVo’ founder announces plans to launch new GA gay publication

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A new publication aimed at filling the void left by the Southern Voice is expected to launch early in 2010. The GA Voice (pronounce it as you wish, its creators say) is set to debut early next year both online ...

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ABC books Lambert on ‘The View’ following fan protests over cancellations

Adam-Lambert
After taking heat from Adam Lambert‘s fans and gay advocates for a week, ABC on Friday extended an olive branch of sorts to the “American Idol” runner-up, reports the Los Angeles Times. ABC canceled Lambert’s scheduled appearances on “Good Morning ...

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