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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.

January 07 2014 6:46 PM ET

Guide to Modern Gay Vernacular

Comedian Eliot Glazer cooks up a guide to the modern gay vernacular for those who don't study the art of fierce talk.

Op-ed: To The Louisiana I Know
January 07 2014 7:00 AM ET

Op-ed: To The Louisiana I Know

Kristen Becker

Comedian Kristen Becker describes why Louisiana will always be her home and why she can no longer live there.

WATCH: Are You a Madonna Expert? Test Your Skills
January 06 2014 8:29 PM ET

WATCH: Are You a Madonna Expert? Test Your Skills

Jami Smith

One comedian's knowledge of Madonna trivia wins him the title of "Expert" and a whopping $2. Can you compete with Louis Virtel?

WATCH: <em>Downton Abbey's</em> Lady Mary Gets Tough
January 06 2014 10:59 AM ET

WATCH: Downton Abbey's Lady Mary Gets Tough

Jami Smith

Move over Mariska Hargitay. Funny or Die re imagines Lady Mary as a tough Chicago cop.

What Would Brian Boitano Do in Russia?
January 03 2014 2:35 PM ET

What Would Brian Boitano Do in Russia?

Jami Smith

The Internet is missing an opportunity for a "What Would Brian Boitano Do?" sequel.

WATCH: Ring In 2014 with an Anderson Cooper Giggle Fit
January 01 2014 1:53 AM ET

WATCH: Ring In 2014 with Anderson Cooper's Giggle Fit

Jami Smith

Anderson Cooper's giggle fit was the best thing about his New Year's Eve special with Kathy Griffin.

The 10 Cattiest, Craziest Antigay Comments of 2013
December 24 2013 7:00 AM ET

The 10 Cattiest, Craziest Antigay Comments of 2013

Jase Peeples

Drawing on religious zealots, right-wing politicians, and more, we list 10 bigots whose insane antigay comments proved they're crazier than a bag of cats.

Please, Take the X Out of Xmas
December 23 2013 5:30 AM ET

Please, Take the X Out of Xmas

Christopher Harrity

Muscle-bound Santas, slutty elves — must we sexualize everything?

Best Tweets: 'Duck You, Phil Robertson'
December 20 2013 5:29 PM ET

Best Tweets: 'Duck You, Phil Robertson'

Jami Smith

The Gaysayer Twitter comedians have a few duck calls of their own for Phil Robertson. Other amusing jokes this week include Lady Gaga's performance on The Voice and, of course, Beyoncé.

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