SNL: Paul Rudd Plays Pete Buttigieg. WATCH!

Saturday Night Live featured its first take on gay presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg during this weekend’s season finale, reports the Advocate. Host Paul Rudd played Buttigieg during the segment, which spoofed The View (“the most high-stakes brunch on television.”) The hosts mostly fawned over the Indiana mayor, with Whoopi Goldberg (Leslie Jones) infantilizing him and Joy Behar (played by…

Taiwan Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

Lawmakers in Taiwan have approved a bill legalizing same-sex marriage, a landmark decision that makes the self-ruled island the first place in Asia to pass gay marriage legislation, reports CNN. The vote came almost two years after the island’s Constitutional Court ruled that the existing law — which said marriage was between a man and a woman…

A Univision First: Gay Couple Star In Leading Role

Univision has announced that they are going to launch the first primetime telenovela with a gay couple as its lead characters, according to We Are Mitu. The new show, reports Instinct, will be in Spanish and be called El Corazón Nunca Se Equivoca or The Heart is Never Wrong. It will be a spinoff of the Mexican telenovela Mi Marido…

How Shawn Mendes’ Underwear Ended Up In John Mayer’s Hotel Room. (Total Clickbait, We’re So Ashamed!)

(John Mayer and Shawn Mendes. Photos: Instagram) John Mayer has gifted the world a ‘clickbait’ story about Shawn Mendes’ underwear during an interview with Andy Cohen on his SiriusXM channel, Radio Andy, reports Gay Star News. Speaking to Watch What Happens Live host Cohen, Mayer said: “This is a story thats designed for people to pick up, put…

Gilead Donates PrEP to 200,000 People

The Department of Health and Human Services late Thursday announced that Gilead, the drug company behind the pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) medication medication Truvada, would provide PrEP for up to 200,000 individuals each year for up to 11 years, reports Towleroad. HHS writes: The agreement between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Gilead will last…

Biden Receives Over $700,000 At Hollywood Fundraiser

Joe Biden raked in over $700,000 this past Wednesday at a Hollywood fundraiser, one of the biggest hauls so far in the former vice president’s campaign to take on President Donald Trump in 2020m reports CNBC. The evening reception had a host committee of Hollywood luminaries including DreamWorks co-founder Jeffrey Katzenberg, executive and producer Peter…

Renée Zellweger Is Judy Garland. WATCH!

Renée Zellweger takes us over the rainbow in the first trailer for Judy, reports the Advocate. The Chicago actress, in makeup, acting, and song, transformed into Judy Garland for the upcoming biopic of the late gay icon. In the trailer, Zellweger, who does her own vocals in the film, sings a heartbreaking rendition of The Wizard of Oz‘s 1939 classic…

Pete Buttigieg At The Abbey: Sold Out Fundraiser

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg drew a sold-out crowd to a fundraiser at the iconic West Hollywood gay bar The Abbey on Thursday, reports NBC News. Attendees at The Abbey each paid about $25 to attend the grassroots event for Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, who was introduced by his husband, Chasten. “If anybody…

New Anti-Gay Crackdown in Chechnya

Police in Chechnya have carried out a new round of unlawful detentions, beatings, and humiliation of men they presume to be gay or bisexual, Human Rights Watch said this week. Human Rights Watch interviewed four men who were detained for between three and 20 days, between December 2018 and February 2019, at the Grozny Internal…