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Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper is a prominent gay reporter with the CNN news network. A scion of the Vanderbilt family, Cooper got his start in journalism by having a friend create a counterfeit press pass, so that he could report on issues overseas. In his career, he has served as correspondent and anchor for shows like World News Now, The Mole, Anderson Cooper 360, NewsNight, 60 Minutes, and Anderson Live. Read the latest news about Anderson Cooper, who came out in 2012 via a letter to Andrew Sullivan that was later published with his permission.

The out CNN anchor already has a great chemistry on and off-camera with the daytime host. 

July 15 2016 11:39 PM

Can queer people report on the worst anti-LGBT hate crime in American history and still keep their journalistic distance? Do we need to? 

June 27 2016 6:32 AM Updated

The CNN anchor hit back at the attorney general's claims that a Tuesday interview was “edited.”

June 16 2016 9:42 AM

The out CNN anchor's emotional reading of the names of the 49 people killed in the Pulse shooting channels feelings on the ground in Orlando.

June 14 2016 1:57 AM Updated

The out CNN anchor has tried out before for the job, and rumors are swirling he's in contention to replace Michael Strahan.

April 27 2016 7:37 PM
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