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WATCH: It Finally Happened For Mitch and Cam on 'Modern Family'

WATCH: It Finally Happened For Mitch and Cam on Modern Family

Cue the waterworks, people. Mitch and Cam finally make history as the first gay male main characters on a primetime network show to get married.

TBT: From the Weird to the Scary — Gay Bar Ads, 1969

#TBT: From the Weird to the Scary — Gay Bar Ads, 1969

See how far we have come since the days of bars called "The Closet."

Explaining Michael Sam to Your Kid

Got a kid? Not sure to talk to him or her about the first openly gay NFL player?

WATCH: Colbert Throws Penalty Flag At Hypocrisy Over Michael Sam

WATCH: Colbert Throws Penalty Flag at Hypocrisy Over Michael Sam

The satirical host takes aim at the backlash fired at Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player.

WATCH: Kate McKinnon and Charlize Theron Are Crazy Cat Ladies in Love

WATCH: Kate McKinnon and Charlize Theron Are Crazy Cat Ladies in Love

Charlize Theron's mullet may not be enough to woo Kate McKinnon's crazy cat lady.

It's Official: Kate McKinnon Wins At Comedy

It's Official: Kate McKinnon Wins At Comedy

 Kate McKinnon won an American Comedy Award Thursday night.

#TBT: John Waters Is a Mother Lover

#TBT: John Waters Is a Mother Lover

For our special pre-Mother's Day Throwback Thursday, we honor John Waters's many irreverent movies about all-American matriarchs.

WATCH: Correspondents' Dinner a Mixed Bag

WATCH: Correspondents' Dinner a Mixed Bag

Joel McHale bombed with a routine that featured some LGBT-related material, President Obama showed restraint, and Joe Biden and Julia Louis-Dreyfus stole the show.

Zack Blows at Dating: Trophy Husbandry

Zack Blows at Dating: Trophy Husbandry

A terrible dating column from a terrible person. This week, Zack gives advice on texting etiquette and becoming a good trophy husband.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Is Not Okay With Lesbian 'Throuple'

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Is Not Okay With Lesbian 'Throuple'

Colbert attacks first lesbian 'throuple' saying it's an affront to traditional marriage, and traditional threesomes.

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