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Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellan will make you rethink your friendships.

February 01 2014 11:12 AM

This video might have you clutching your pearls with its new definition of the word "Sochi."

February 01 2014 4:00 AM

In a hilarious new video, a team of YouTubers don’t just tell us why Russia is one of the gayest countries on the planet, they sing it in a show tune.

January 30 2014 1:58 PM

Colbert wonders how many couples may have been inadvertently 'gay married' at the Grammys.

January 28 2014 3:26 PM

Fans of Bill Hader's SNL character Stefon can get pretty aggressive, even in front of Hader's young daughter. Hader also dishes on Conan about his steamy scene with Ty Burrell in his latest film, The Skeleton Twins.

January 28 2014 1:21 PM

Comedian Cameron Esposito explains why even after a historic moment at the 2014 Grammys, we still have a long road ahead for equality.

January 27 2014 5:19 PM

Here are our favorite tweets from a night crammed with "Same Love."

January 27 2014 12:53 AM

Olya Povlatsky has only been to Sochi once and it was to throw herself into the sea.

January 26 2014 1:18 PM

Everyone loves Ellen, even straight guys with washboard abs.

January 26 2014 9:30 AM