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WATCH: Ellen and Sofia Vergara Get Weird for German Commercial
February 10 2014 4:44 PM ET

WATCH: Ellen and Sofia Vergara Get Weird for German Commercial

Jami Smith

This German CoverGirl commercial with Ellen DeGeneres and Sofia Vergara is weird and sexy, but mostly weird.

WATCH: This Canadian PSA Will Be the Best 30 Seconds of Your Day
February 10 2014 12:07 PM ET

WATCH: This Canadian PSA Will Be the Best 30 Seconds of Your Day

Jami Smith

Take thirty seconds and watch Canada's amazing response to the anti-gay atmosphere of the Olympics.

Opening Ceremony Was a Snark Fest on Twitter
February 08 2014 1:06 AM ET

Opening Ceremony Was a Snark Fest on Twitter

Jami Smith

Gaysayer Twitter comedians went for the gold in snark during the Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony.

WATCH: 'Funny or Die' Has a Way Funnier Version of 'Looking'
February 05 2014 7:45 AM ET

WATCH: Funny or Die's Way Funnier Version of Looking

Jami Smith

The L.A. version of Looking is less of a yawn fest.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Beautifully Rebukes Coke Ad Controversy
February 04 2014 4:28 PM ET

WATCH: Colbert Deliciously Rebukes Coke Ad Controversy

Jami Smith

Stephen Colbert has the perfect response to conservatives who are stewing over the multi-lingual Coca-Cola ad that also features a gay family. Spoiler alert: 'America the Beautiful' was written by a lesbian.

WATCH: Seth Meyers Bids Adieu to 'SNL' and His Husband Stefon
February 03 2014 2:11 PM ET

WATCH: Seth Meyers Bids Adieu to SNL and Husband Stefon

Jami Smith

Saturday marked the last episode for head writer of Saturday Night Live, Seth Meyers. To help celebrate his final appearance, Meyers was joined by other SNL alums, including his fake husband Stefon.

Hillary Clinton Tweets Best Super Bowl Jokes For the Win
February 02 2014 10:06 PM ET

Hillary Clinton Tweets Best Super Bowl Jokes For the Win

Jami Smith

Twitter comedians (and Hillary Clinton!!) add insult to injury for the Denver Broncos.

Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are Adorable on Twitter (and Everywhere Else)
February 01 2014 11:12 AM ET

Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are Better Friends Than You

Jami Smith

Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellan will make you rethink your friendships.

WATCH: Parody Video Gives a New Definition of 'Sochi'
February 01 2014 4:00 AM ET

WATCH: Parody Video Gives a New Definition of 'Sochi'

Jami Smith

This video might have you clutching your pearls with its new definition of the word "Sochi."

WATCH: YouTubers Mock Homophobia in 'Mother Russia'
January 30 2014 1:58 PM ET

WATCH: YouTubers Mock Homophobia in 'Mother Russia'

Jase Peeples

In a hilarious new video, a team of YouTubers don’t just tell us why Russia is one of the gayest countries on the planet, they sing it in a show tune.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Rants About Grammy Gay Weddings
January 28 2014 3:26 PM ET

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Rants About Grammy Weddings

Jami Smith

Colbert wonders how many couples may have been inadvertently 'gay married' at the Grammys.

WATCH: Bill Hader on Aggressive Stefon Fans and Kissing Ty Burrell
January 28 2014 1:21 PM ET

WATCH: Bill Hader on Aggressive Stefon Fans and Kissing Ty Burrell

Jami Smith

Fans of Bill Hader's SNL character Stefon can get pretty aggressive, even in front of Hader's young daughter. Hader also dishes on Conan about his steamy scene with Ty Burrell in his latest film, The Skeleton Twins.

Op-ed: Some Tough Love for 'Same Love'
January 27 2014 5:19 PM ET

Op-ed: Some Tough Love for 'Same Love'

Cameron Esposito

Comedian Cameron Esposito explains why even after a historic moment at the 2014 Grammys, we still have a long road ahead for equality.

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