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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.

The Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling allowing companies to deny female employees coverage for contraceptives is breaking the Internet today. Here are 18 tweets that explain the absurdity of the Hobby Lobby ruling.

June 30 2014 5:36 PM

Whoops. Turns out that America and Great Britain had a lot to do with the despicable antigay law in Uganda. British comedian and U.S. talk show host John Oliver tries to right the wrong on his HBO show, Last Week Tonight.

June 30 2014 1:10 PM

Funny or Die spoofs Texas governor Rick Perry's comments comparing homosexuality to alcoholism. You know, like how both are fun in your 20s.

June 19 2014 8:52 PM

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
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