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January 27 2014 11:51 AM ET

WATCH: Men's Heterosexual Figure Skating from SNL

Russia's not going to get out of this one anytime soon

Best Tweets: Gayest Grammys Anyone Could Imagine
January 27 2014 1:53 AM ET

Best Tweets: Gayest Grammys Anyone Could Dream Up

Jami Smith

Here are our favorite tweets from a night crammed with "Same Love."

WATCH: Kate McKinnon's Russian Villager Is Surprised Anyone Comes to Russia
January 26 2014 2:18 PM ET

WATCH: SNL Shows Us What Russia's Really Like

Jami Smith

Olya Povlatsky has only been to Sochi once and it was to throw herself into the sea.

These Four College Dudes are More Obsessed with Ellen Than You
January 26 2014 10:30 AM ET

These Four College Dudes Are More Obsessed with Ellen Than You

Jami Smith

Everyone loves Ellen, even straight guys with washboard abs.

WATCH: Sexy Marines Recreate 'Greased Lightning' Almost Exactly
January 25 2014 2:51 PM ET

WATCH: Swoon Over the Swedish Marines' Danny Zuko

Jami Smith

Adorable soldiers stationed in Afghanistan use their break time to choreograph an almost shot-by-shot replica of "Greased Lightning," complete with a sexy Danny Zuko.

Jon Stewart Mocks Antigay Countries In 'The 2014 Homophobic Olympics'
January 22 2014 1:22 PM ET

WATCH: Jon Stewart Covers 'Homophobic Olympics'

Jase Peeples

The Daily Show host counts down the countries who are contenders for the gold in the race to become the world’s number one antigay country.

WATCH: Jon Stewart Slays Louie Gohmert's 'Plumbing Lesson' Remark
January 17 2014 4:43 PM ET

WATCH: Jon Stewart's 'Plumbing Lesson' for Texas Rep.

Jami Smith

Jon Stewart took Rep. Louie Gohmert to school over his remark about federal judges needing 'plumbing lessons' following pro-equality rulings in Utah and Oklahoma.

WATCH: Billie Jean King Comes Out Swinging on <em>Colbert Report</em>
January 16 2014 8:00 AM ET

WATCH: Billie Jean King Comes Out Swinging on Colbert

Jami Smith

Billie Jean King tells Stephen Colbert that she's not afraid to face Vladimir Putin in the interrogation room.

Op-ed: Why I Understand Hate Crimes
January 15 2014 6:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Why I Understand Hate Crimes

Mike Gillerman

Hate crimes have been on the rise in New York City. Comedian Mike Gillerman has a theory.

Best Tweets: Chris Christie and Liz Cheney Compete for 'Biggest Bridge Burner'
January 10 2014 3:02 PM ET

Best Tweets: Chris Christie and Liz Cheney Compete for 'Biggest Bridge Burner'

Jami Smith

This week was a virtual Polar Vortex of cringeworthy moments for celebrities and political figures. Here are the best Twitter jokes about them.

January 09 2014 1:25 PM ET

WATCH: What To Expect When You Tell Someone You're Gay?

Warning: "The first step of coming out is becoming comfortable with who your lame friends really are."

5 Things Gays Did to Cause the Polar Vortex
January 08 2014 11:51 AM ET

5 Things Gays Did to Cause the Polar Vortex

Jami Smith

We're way ahead of you, Pat Robertson.

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