14th December 2014
Oprah Winfrey to interview gay NFL star Michael Sam this month 2
4:54 PM — Oprah Winfrey is set to interview gay American football star Michael Sam later this month.
US officials have ‘no plans’ to lift ban on gay men giving blood 12
2:56 PM — The Food and Drug Administration has "no plans" to further discuss the possibility of lifting the lifetime ban on gay and bisexual men giving blood.
US: Woman arrested for dressing her son in girl’s clothing ‘as a punishment’ 25
2:20 PM — A woman has been arrested for dressing her 10-year-old son in girl's clothing, allegedly as a "punishment" for bad behaviour.
13th December 2014
Is this the weirdest protest against same-sex marriage ever? 31
5:56 PM — A pastor has protested against same-sex weddings - by dressing a horse up in a wedding gown.
Financial Times names out Apple CEO Tim Cook ‘Person of the Year’
5:17 PM — Apple CEO Tim Cook has been named Person of the Year by the Financial Times, after he came out as gay.
Failed Massachusetts candidate: Homosexuality is worse than mass murder 38
2:27 PM — An anti-gay activist who ran to be the Governor of Massachusetts has claimed that homosexuality is worse than mass murder.
12th December 2014
‘Twins’ on ex-gay group’s billboard are actually the same man… and he’s gay 54
6:40 PM — An ex-gay group's billboard, which claims to feature identical twins with different sexualities, is actually two photos of the same gay man.
US: No tax breaks for Creationist theme park that won’t hire gays 57
5:49 PM — A Creationist theme park in Kentucky will not be getting tax breaks - as it refuses to hire gay people or non-Christians.
US: Texas judge refuses bid to allow same-sex marriage in time for Christmas 2
5:29 PM — An appeal to allow same-sex marriage in Texas in time for Christmas has failed, after a judge refused to lift the ban.
Obama and Harry Styles ‘had sex’ tabloid turns out to be photoshopped
5:01 PM — A tabloid newspaper cover from the US which claimed to state that President Obama and Harry Styles "had sex". has been revealed to be a convincing photoshop job.
Someone actually asked Harry Styles about hoax claims he had sex with Obama 4
4:57 PM — Harry Styles has responded to the hoax claim that he is in a secret relationship with US President Barack Obama.
Ex-gay poster boy: My homosexuality is a ‘beautiful gift from God’ 29
4:03 PM — A man who, as a child, appeared on a number of 'Ex-gay' adverts, has said him being gay is a "beautiful gift from God".
Dan Savage: Republican Michele Bachmann’s husband is a ‘closet case’ 32
2:58 PM — Gay activist Dan Savage has claimed that his 'gaydar' tells him the husband of anti-gay Republican Michele Bachmann is a 'closet case'.
Hate group want to amend US Constitution to ‘outlaw’ trans people 10
1:30 PM — American anti-LGBT group Family Research Council have suggested a constitutional amendment to ban legal recognition of trans people.
Joan Rivers leaves part of $150 million fortune to AIDS charity 2
12:20 PM — Comedian Joan Rivers has left a portion of her wealth to a charity that helps people living with AIDS.
Hoax of US tabloid claims Obama ‘had sex with Harry Styles’ 16
9:49 AM — A hoax cover of a US supermarket tabloid made the bizarre claim that US President Barack Obama "hid [his] gay lifestyle to become President", and that he had an affair with another man.
US Docu-series commissioned about transgender parenting 2
9:27 AM — A television series has been commissioned by a US network about transgender parenting.
US: Kansas issues gender-neutral marriage forms
9:08 AM — The US state of Kansas has begun issuing gender-neutral marriage forms amid a battle around same-sex marriage.
11th December 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch nominated for Golden Globe for ‘The Imitation Game’ 1
5:20 PM — Benedict Cumberbatch has been nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actor, for his performance as Alan Turing in 'The Imitation Game'.
10th December 2014
Grindr users name Hillary Clinton ‘Ally of the Year’ 7
7:42 PM — Users of gay hookup app Grindr have voted Hillary Clinton 'Ally of the Year'.