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The Advocate is a leading source of news related to comedy for the LGBT community. Discover the most hilarious people, television programs, movies, web series, stand-up gay comedy shows, and more that are tickling the funny bones of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender audiences. Find out about the many LGBT comics and allies that are shifting the cultural needle including Ellen DeGeneres, Margaret Cho, Rosie O’Donnell, Alec Mapa, Jonny McGovern, Wanda Sykes, Sandra Bernhard, Andy Dick, Tig Notaro, Stephanie Miller, David Sedaris, and more. Join the comedic conversation on Twitter through The Advocate’s social media handle, GaySayer.

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WATCH: What Does Jon Stewart Think of Republican Reaction to Marriage Equality? 'Voldemort Has Risen'

Jon Stewart Compares Antigay Republicans to Voldemort

Not only are a majority of Republicans against marriage equality, as Jon Stewart points out, many think it's the worst thing ever.

WATCH: John Oliver Explains Why Respecting Trans People Just Isn't That Hard
July 01 2015 11:09 AM ET

WATCH John Oliver on Respecting Trans: It Isn't That Hard

Celebrating their 'courage' and then not working to end anti-trans discrimination is wrong, says Oliver.

Judy Garland on Channing Tatum, Rachel Dolezal, Madonna

Judy Garland on Channing Tatum, Rachel Dolezal, Madonna

The gay icon shares her thoughts on some of 2015's least pressing matters.

WATCH: Why Is Sen. Lindsey Graham Single? According to Gina Yashere, 'He's Gay'

TV Comic: Lindsey Graham Is Single 'Because He's Gay'

According to The Nightly Show, the reasons for the South Carolina senator's lifelong bachelorhood are actually quite obvious.

Mother Dearest: L.A.'s Riotous Queer Show Goes National

Mother Dearest: L.A.'s Riotous Queer Show Goes National

Everyone from Teri Hatcher to Kate McKinnon has told their secrets on stage at L.A.'s famed Don't Tell My Mother!

As a Gay Outsider, Using Comedy to Cope

As a Gay Outsider, Using Comedy to Cope

Chicago comedian Cody Melcher shares his story about using stand-up to deal with the pressures of wanting to fit in.

9 More Warnings Scruff Could Send Its Users

9 More Warnings Scruff Could Send Its Users

Scruff is trying to make its app safer by warning gay and bi men about dangerous situations. What other tips could the app send its randy users?

WATCH: John Oliver Eviscerates Vatican's Hypocrisy on Irish Marriage Equality

WATCH: John Oliver Eviscerates Vatican's Hypocrisy on Ireland

Leave it to late-night host and comedic genius John Oliver to point out what's wrong with the Catholic church's condemnation of Ireland's vote for marriage equality.

VIDEO: Getting Personal With Spy's Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham

Get Personal with Spy's Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham

In this episode of Advocate Spotlight, the stars of Spy reveal the roles they'd hope to land in the first mainstream gay action film.

WATCH: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Wants You to Invite SCOTUS to Your Big Gay Wedding

WATCH: You Should Invite SCOTUS to Your Gay Wedding

Jesse Tyler Ferguson reminds us that Supreme Court justices like free cake and champagne too. And hopefully, they like equality as well.

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