20th December 2012
Ireland: Number of gay couples registering civil partnerships drops 7
1:52 PM — The Irish Central Statistics Office has reported that the number of gay couples entering into civil partnerships has dropped by a third since its introduction last year.
Video: Australian TV host flirts outrageously with God Hates Fags protestor in spoof news report 12
12:35 PM — The Australian satirical news team The Chaser has surprised a the son of the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church, home of the God Hates Fags campaign by flirting with him on national television.
19th December 2012
Pastor uses banana on TV to show ‘the anus is for exit only’ & claims lesbians have sex with cucumbers 60
6:39 PM — The Reverend Martin Ssempa, a homophobic pastor in Uganda who is well known for his lectures against homosexuality has stunned television viewers in Uganda by demonstrating with fruit and vegetables how he believes gay men and women have sex.
Gay bareback porn star dies of HIV related complications 106
4:16 PM — Gay adult star Josh Weston (real name Chad) has died aged 39. He had previously starred in a string of bareback porn films for a variety of different porn houses.
Study: The larger a gay man’s penis is, the more likely they are to have unprotected sex 41
12:09 PM — An academic study of the correlation between penis size and condom usage among gay and bisexual men to be published in full next year has found that the larger a man's penis, the less likely they are to use a condom.
Trans model gives Michelle Obama a run for her money on cover of trans magazine
11:13 AM — Candy, the transversal style magazine has featured trans model Connie Fleming as a Michelle Obama style "Candydate" of choice.
18th December 2012
Confusion over Tweeted saucy Santa photo of Glee star Darren Criss 12
11:21 PM — Confusion reigns over whether Glee will be releasing a saucy calendar after the show's creator Ryan Murphy apparently tweeted an image of star Darren Criss.
Early and highly influential AIDS activist Spencer Cox dies aged 44 33
10:28 PM — Spencer Cox, one of the most significant AIDS activists in America has died aged 44 of AIDS related causes.
KKK step in to counter ‘God Hates Fags’ picket at military memorial ceremony 46
10:04 PM — Your enemy's enemy is your friend? The Ku Klux Klan stepped in to counter a protest by the homophobic Westboro Baptist Church at the Arlington National Cemetery yesterday.
17th December 2012
US Marine Corps captain proposes to his boyfriend in the White House 15
9:52 PM — Over the weekend, a US Marine Corp captain proposed to his partner at the White House. The photos posted to Facebook have been liked hundreds of times.
Obama petitioned to label church that blamed Newtown school shootings on gay rights as a ‘hate group’ 22
1:13 PM — President Obama is being petitioned to class the Westboro Baptist Church, the home of the 'God Hates Fags' campaign as a hate group. The church has outraged America by blaming the masacre at the Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut on the state's equal marriage policies.
Fighter Alex Reid: ‘Sex with men doesn’t make you gay or bisexual, just like a cigarette doesn’t make you a smoker’ 101
12:42 PM — Cage fighter Alex Reid has talked about his past of having sex with other men in an interview with Jeremy Kyle.
16th December 2012
Tory, Labour and cross-bench Peers and MPs say Government is ignoring public ‘opposition’ to equal marriage 53
11:45 PM — Almost 60 Conservative, Labour and cross-bench MPs and peers have signed up to a new Parliamentary plan to oppose same-sex marriage. The politicians and former clergymen have signed a strongly worded letter to the Daily Telegraph where they accuse David Cameron and Nick Clegg of “ploughing on regardless” in the face of what it claims was an “overwhelming public response” in opposition to equality.
Mail on Sunday poll: 60% of British voters support David Cameron’s plans for same-sex marriage 16
11:08 PM — A poll for the Mail on Sunday, a newspaper that is opposed to equal marriage has found that the majority of the public support changing the law. The poll also found that half of Conservative voters support David Cameron’s plans for gay equality.
Video: The sick film that Westboro Baptist Church made to blame gay rights for Newtown school masacre 25
8:50 PM — The Westboro Baptist Church, the home of the 'God Hates Fags Church' has released a sickening video to explain how that 'God Sent the Shooter' to kill children at a Connecticut school because of the state's acceptance of same-sex marriage.
Anonymous hacks ‘God Hates Fags’ church after it announced plans to picket Newtown school shooting funerals 43
8:24 PM — The hacking collective Anonymous has continued a long running battle with the Westboro Baptist Church, the home of the ‘God Hates Fags’ church. Hackers attacked the church’s website and begun posting the personal contact details of its main organisers after the church said it would picket the funerals of children murdered at the Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.
US church: ‘Gay rights caused Newtown school shooting massacre’ 122
11:36 AM — The Westboro Baptist Church, that affectionately dub themselves the ‘God Hates Fags Church’ has announced that the cause of the shootings in a Connecticut primary school was homosexuality.
14th December 2012
US Radio host: Gays aren’t human so aren’t protected by the US constitution 169
9:29 PM — An American Christian radio host who last week said that same-sex marriage encourages children to have gay sex has now said that as she believes humans aren’t naturaly homosexual, gays aren’t ‘people’ and shouldn’t be protected under the definition of a person.
Stephen Hawking calls for David Cameron to pardon gay code breaker Alan Turing 34
11:27 AM — The scientist Professor Stephen Hawking and the broadcaster Lord Michael Grade have joined other distinguished scientists and peers to call on the Government to pardon Alan Turing.
13th December 2012
Illinois: Politicians hope to pass same-sex marriage law in early January 12
8:58 PM — An Illinois state representative and a state senator have said they will seek legislative approval of same-sex marriage in the state in three weeks.