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Remember all those sad promises you made last January? Here are some vintage swimmers to inspire you to one last push. Put down the cronut and take a look.

May 29 2014 4:00 AM

'Last Week Tonight' host John Oliver predicts the weeks biggest news headlines while his show takes a break over the Memorial Day holiday.

May 26 2014 2:07 PM

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.

May 22 2014 10:54 AM

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

May 15 2014 5:00 AM

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

May 13 2014 12:44 PM

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

May 12 2014 9:40 AM

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

May 08 2014 8:00 AM

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.

May 04 2014 5:24 AM