US folk singer Michelle Shocked cancels tour after telling audience she ‘hates fags’

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Folk singer Michelle Shocked lived up to her surname, as at a gig in San Francisco, she went on an anti-gay rant forcing concert-goers to leave.

During an intimate gig at Yoshi’s in San Francisco, the born-again Christian told the audience she “hates fags” and that same-sex marriage would bring about the “end of the world.”

She later had her tour cancelled, kind-of apologised, and even turned up to one of the venues which cancelled her performance to stage a sit-in. Oops.

Man gets banned from Facebook for declaring his love for pork faggots

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A man was banned from Facebook after being accused of homophobia, because he wrote a comment about his favourite childhood dish, pork faggots.

Writing “I like faggots”, on Facebook was enough to get Robert Wilkes, 54, banned. Many have pointed out that this ban came just a week after Facebook lifted its ban on videos of beheadings.

Facebook also apologised this year after deleting content posted to the PinkNews page, because it contained the word “faggot” in the headline.

Rabbi bans students from eating soya in case it leads to increase in gay sex

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Students at the Hasidic yeshiva of Gur were this year banned from eating any food products based on soya out of a fear that it may lead to an increase in “gay sexual activity”.

According to reports, officials at the yeshiva and the boys school banned students from soya products, claiming that eating such food just once a week can lead to “unwanted arousal.”

English Defence League rally in London gay bar

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As part of their Bank Holiday weekend demonstrations, the right-wing English Defence League (EDL) arranged a meeting in London’s HalfWay to Heaven gay bar. A “lot of lads” were reportedly present.

Yes, quite.

eBay removes listing for £500,000 Ford Fiesta because of ‘homophobic’ description

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Auction site eBay removed a listing for a 13-year-old Ford Fiesta which had reached £500,000 in bids as it deemed that it contained offensive language.

The listing for the 13-year-old Ford Fiesta had gone viral because of the nature of its description, however the same description that meant it reached £500,000 with still six days to go on the auction, was also deemed “homophobic” by an LGBT rights group.

Chick-Fil-A gives pranksters a free chicken burger for renouncing their homosexuality

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In this video, pranksters from the Chick-Fil-A Foundation exchanged a fake coupon for a meal on the condition that they renounced their homosexuality.

The stunt, posted on YouTube, finds two men handing over a coupon to a slightly confused server at Chick-Fil-A that promises anyone who gives up their homosexuality a free chicken sandwich.

The company was under-fire for months after its chief executive, Dan Cathy said that the company was “guilty as charged”, when asked about its perceived opposition to equal marriage.