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Gaysayer Best Tweet Ever March 2
March 02 2012 7:25 PM ET

Best Tweet Ever: Romney Plays Devil, Santorum Plays God 

Jami Smith

Also this week on Gaysayer’s Best Tweet Ever: Snooki is pregnant, and other tragedies.

Seth Rogen Takes on Brett Ratner Chris Brown
February 28 2012 4:45 PM ET

Seth Rogen Takes on Brett Ratner, Chris Brown

Michelle Garcia

Seth Rogen made a dig at singer Chris Brown and Brett Ratner, who was once set  to produce the Academy Awards ceremony but pushed to quit after he used a homophobic slur.

And the Gaysayer Oscar Tweet Goes To
February 27 2012 3:05 PM ET

And the Gaysayer Oscar Tweet Goes To…

Jami Smith

The best thing about the Academy Awards is the comedians who tweet about it.  Here are our favorites from last night.

Best Tweet Ever: Chris Christie Sucks Down a Cannoli
February 26 2012 4:05 PM ET

Best Tweet Ever: Chris Christie Sucks Down a Cannoli

Jami Smith

Also this week on Gaysayer’s Best Tweet Ever: Joan Rivers is gunning for an Oscar nod.

Dana Goldberg My Night With the President
February 21 2012 5:00 AM ET

Dana Goldberg: My Night With the President 

Jami Smith

The lesbian comedian spoke with The Advocate about giving back to the LGBT community, why government should stay out of our bedrooms, and her brush with the president.

Bill Maher Chris Christie Is Ruining My State Reputation
February 18 2012 5:05 PM ET

Bill Maher: Chris Christie Is Ruining My State's Reputation

Lucas Grindley

Comedian Bill Maher says that when New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie vetoed same-sex marriage on Friday, it took the already bad reputation that his home state has and made it worse.

John Stewart Glitter Bombers Act Like Petulant Children
February 17 2012 3:05 PM ET

Jon Stewart: Glitter Bombers Act Like Petulant Children

Neal Broverman

The Daily Show's Jon Stewart is none too impressed with the "glitter-bombing" of GOP candidates, saying it's "more clever than a pie in the face, but less clever than something actually clever."

Bill Maher Summarizes Santorum Views Life Begins at Erection
February 16 2012 4:45 PM ET

Bill Maher: For Santorum, "Life Begins at Erection"

Lucas Grindley

According to Bill Maher's interpretation of Rick Santorum's views on contraception, the candidate believes "life begins at erection."

A Gaysayer Valentine Conversation Hearts You Wish Existed
February 14 2012 5:00 AM ET

A Gaysayer Valentine: Conversation Hearts You Wish Existed

Advocate.com Editors

Sometimes conversation hearts just don't say what you're really thinking, so we asked the @Gaysayer comedians to fix that this Valentine's Day. We're sure sharing these with your dreamboat will do the trick.

Gaysayer Jaded Hearts Club
February 13 2012 6:45 PM ET

Gaysayer's Jaded Hearts Club 

Advocate.com Editors

As a Valentine to all the single LGBT people out there, we’ve asked some of our @Gaysayer comedians to share their insecure tales of romance and regret.

Gaysayer Best Tweet Ever February 10
February 10 2012 8:20 PM ET

Best Tweet Ever: Reviving Anne Heche’s Career 

Jami Smith

Also this week on Gaysayer’s Best Tweet Ever: how to deal with opponents of gay marriage and what lesbians find more important than dating.

Gaysayer Best Tweet Ever February 4
February 04 2012 7:00 AM ET

Best Tweet Ever: Being a Groundhog Isn’t Always Glamorous 

Jami Smith

Also this week on Gaysayer’s Best Tweet Ever: public restroom etiquette, playing hard to get, and why Paula Abdul can’t keep a job.

Gaysayer Best Tweet Ever January 28
January 28 2012 3:35 PM ET

Best Tweet Ever: Why Hell Would Suck

Jami Smith

This week from Gaysayer's best tweets, Oscar nominees evaluated, football has us wondering, and Katherine Heigl's biggest tribute ever.

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