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Fake conservative host Stephen Colbert conducts a hilarious and compelling interview with Republican lawyer Theodore Olson and Democratic lawyer David Boies, who joined forces to strike down California's Proposition 8.

June 18 2014 7:46 PM

The Comedy Central host pulls no punches on the flawed logic of the antigay right.

June 18 2014 1:47 PM

The popular Web show stuns fans with fierce guest stars, an unexpected kiss, and much more.

June 17 2014 3:31 PM

The Game of Thrones season finale is this weekend. To celebrate, Jimmy Kimmel imagines what it would be like if his favorite character Hodor (played by gay actor, Christian Nairn) competed on Family Feud.

June 14 2014 2:40 PM

We celebrate Throwback Thursday with a few museum pieces from our archival record collection at the offices of The Advocate.

June 12 2014 5:00 AM

John Waters talks to Stephen Colbert about how political and social differences between people take a back seat on the open road.

June 11 2014 1:51 PM

The LGBT community won big at the Tony Awards and Gaysayer comedians lost their minds over it. Read the best tweets from an epic night.

June 09 2014 11:14 AM

Last night, Stephen Colbert took on the conservative blowback over the recent HHS decision involving transgender medical care as part of Medicare.

June 04 2014 3:32 PM

Sure, Meryl Streep is arguably the best actress in the business, but can she make an oatmeal recipe sound sexy? Can she make a traffic report sound painful?

June 04 2014 10:14 AM