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‘Transparent’: Jeffrey Tambor in a new dramedy where Dad becomes Mom

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Jeffrey Tambor in a scene from "Transparent."
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. --- Jeffrey Tambor is spiffed-out in jeans and a blue blazer and, as a further gesture, a shade of fingernail polish. What shade is it? "Mauuuve," he says with deadpan flourish. Tambor, an up-for-anything actor, has logged memorable TV roles as a comically corrupt industrialist on "Arrested [...]

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Gay Eagle Scout, ousted Scout leader urge Amazon to end Boy Scouts support

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
[cap]Openly gay Eagle Scout Pascal Tessier, delivered more than 125,000 signatures from his Change.org petition urging Amazon.com to suspend donations to the Boy Scouts of America, until the Boy Scouts lifts its ban on gay leaders. (GLAAD)
SEATTLE, Wash. -- A Maryland teen, who earlier this year became the openly gay scout awarded the highest rank of Eagle Scout, was in Seattle on Wednesday to deliver more than 125,000 signatures from his Change.org petition urging Amazon.com to suspend donations to the Boy Scouts of America until it [...]

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Advertising comes out of the closet, into mainstream with gay themes

Wednesday, March 6, 2013
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Welcome to the latest in gay imagery in mainstream advertising, where LGBT people have been waiting for a larger helping of fairness, or at least something other than punchlines and cliches. [...]

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Amazon releases new Kindle television ad with a gay twist (Video)

Wednesday, February 20, 2013
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Online retailer Amazon has released a new television ad for its Kindle Paperwhite e-readers, this time with a gay twist. [...]

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Amazon founder, wife donate $2.5 million to support marriage equality

Saturday, July 28, 2012
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SEATTLE -- Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, have donated $2.5 million to support the marriage equality coalition in Washington state. [...]

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Pastor: Google, Starbucks, Amazon ‘Doing the Devil’s Work’ by supporting gay marriage

Thursday, February 23, 2012
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Pastor Steven Andrew of USA Christian Ministries is leading a boycott of companies which endorsed a marriage equality bill in Washington state, including Google, Starbucks and Amazon, charging them with “working against Jesus and leading people to sin and to possibly go to hell.” [...]

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Christian cartoonist’s homophobic calendar yanked from Barnes & Noble, Amazon websites

Friday, December 30, 2011
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American Christian cartoonist Joe King’s calendar, "I’m Not Gay, I’m Just a Sissy," drew a firestorm of criticism from the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) and LGBT bloggers, who this week denounced the calendar and its sale through internet retail giants Amazon and Barnes & Noble, both of [...]

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