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The out comedy legend opens up about her acclaimed film Grandma, tears up over LGBT progress, and explains why it's important to never call Bette Midler a douche bag.

5:00 AM

Rock and roll band Foo Fighters aren't going to sit quietly and let the antigay Westboro Baptist Chruch upstage them.

August 24 2015 3:36 PM

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver tackled the state of nondiscrimination laws in the United States and the proposed Equality Act.

August 24 2015 8:27 AM

Uber driver Jonathan Gaurano has won the internet this week with a video of his in-car karaoke with passengers.

August 20 2015 10:31 AM

Sean Hayes and his hubby Scott lip-synching like it's the '80s? What more do you need?

August 14 2015 1:55 PM

A brief list of homophobic terms used to describe Kristen Stewart and her 'gal pal.'

August 13 2015 5:15 AM