It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s A Giant Penis!

Navy officials have confirmed that a giant penis that appeared in the sky over Okanogan County in Washington state on Thursday was indeed drawn by its pilots, reports Buzzfeed. Many local residents spotted the phallic skywriting, and some posted pictures of it on social media. “The Navy apologizes for this irresponsible and immature act,” Lt.…

Lawsuit Filed Against Police Over Undercover Gay Sex Stings

(Photo: Bruce Nickerson) Attorney Bruce Nickerson has filed a federal lawsuit against the San Jose Police Department over undercover lewd-conduct stings that targeted gay men, more than a year after a judge threw out six related cases and deemed the “decoy” operations unconstitutional, reports The Mercury News. While the complaint filed last week in federal court seeks…

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story: Official Trailer. WATCH!

  The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story examines the 1997 murder of Italian fashion designer Gianni Versace at the hands of Andrew Cunanan (played by Darren Criss). Cunanan killed four people prior to Versace and then committed suicide eight days after killing Versace. Here is the OFFICIAL TRAILER.  The next installment of FX’s award-winning original…

Breaking: Australia Votes YES On Gay Marriage

Australians have voted in favor of same-sex marriage in a historic survey that, while not binding, paves the way for Parliament to legally recognize the unions of gay and lesbian couples, reports The New York Times. Of 12.7 million Australians who voted in the survey, 61.6 percent voted yes and 38.4 percent voted no, officials…

George Takei Apologizes For Comments On Howard Stern Show

(Photo: George Takei) Actor and LGBT activist George Takei apologized on Monday for a conversation with Howard Stern that mocked sexual assault. The back-and-forth with Stern, reports Towleroad, was brought to light following sexual assault allegations against Takei made by a former male model who said the Star Trek actor groped him in 1981. Take posted…

Daniel Franzese On “Bully” Co-Star Bijou Phillips’ Constant Homophobic Harassment

(Photo: Daniel Franzese) Motivated by Ellen Page’s recent account of homophobic abuse on the set of X-Men: The Last Stand by director Brett Ratner, actor and LGBT activist Daniel Franzese (Bully, Mean Girls) has posted a horrific account of harassment and bullying at the hands of actress Bijou Phillips, ironically during the shooting of the film Bully. Bully, a 2001 American psychological crime drama, featured Brad Renfro,…

Ellen Page: I Was Sexually Harassed By Brett Ratner

(Photo: Ellen Page) Actress and LGBT activist Ellen Page is the latest Hollywood figure to come forward with stories of sexual harassment, hers colored by homophobia, reports Slate. In a Facebook post, Page spoke out against X-Men: The Last Stand director Brett Ratner, Hollywood, and systemic violence against women. In her Facebook post Page described the director’s…

George Takei Strongly Denies Sexual Assault Allegation.

(Photo: George Takei) A day after a former model claimed George Takei had sexually assaulted him 36 years ago, the Star Trek actor and LGBT activist strongly denied any wrongdoing, saying that he was “shocked and bewildered” by the claims, reports The Huffington Post. Scott R. Brunton, who was 23 at the time of the alleged incident, said he had…