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WATCH: Jimmy Fallon Un-banishes Joan Rivers in His Tonight Show Debut
February 18 2014 12:10 PM ET

WATCH: In His First Act as Host, Jimmy Fallon Un-banishes Joan Rivers

Jami Smith

Jimmy Fallon starts a new chapter for late night and brought along a lot of friends, including Lady Gaga, Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, and the formerly "banned from The Tonight Show forever" Joan Rivers.

WATCH: Jeffrey: The Series Episode 4
February 17 2014 2:20 PM ET

WATCH: Jeffrey: The Series Episode 4

Jase Peeples

Jeffrey reflects on the true inspiration behind a purchase of skinny jeans at Hollister in the latest episode of the weekly animated series that’s redefining the gay midlife crisis.

WATCH: Neil Patrick Harris Wants You to Sleep With Him
February 15 2014 5:10 PM ET

WATCH: Neil Patrick Harris Wants You to Sleep With Him

Jami Smith

Neil Patrick Harris wants to quench your thirst with his bedroom eyes, and bottled water.

PLAY: New Online Game Makes Putin More Fabulous
February 14 2014 12:30 PM ET

PLAY: New Online Game Makes Putin More Fabulous

Jami Smith

Now you can make a drag Putin by dressing him in designer gowns and accessories. Werk!

WATCH: Russian Analyst Claims Gay Sex Is Like Having Sex With a Table
February 13 2014 5:54 PM ET

WATCH: Russian Analyst Claims Gay Sex Is Like Having Sex With a Table

Jami Smith

Russian political analyst Sergey Markov tells a Daily Show correspondent that gay sex is not normal. You know, like having sex with a conference table isn't normal.

WATCH: Buddy Cole of 'Kids in the Hall' Probes Russia's Antigay Law
February 11 2014 1:35 PM ET

WATCH: Buddy Cole of Kids in the Hall Probes Russia's Antigay Law

Patrick Yacco

Appearing in character on The Colbert Report, actor Scott Thompson spoke with gay U.S. ambassador Dan Baer about the infamous statute.

WATCH: Ellen and Sofia Vergara Get Weird for German Commercial
February 10 2014 5:44 PM ET

WATCH: Ellen and Sofia Vergara Get Weird for German Commercial

Jami Smith

This German CoverGirl commercial with Ellen DeGeneres and Sofia Vergara is weird and sexy, but mostly weird.

WATCH: This Canadian PSA Will Be the Best 30 Seconds of Your Day
February 10 2014 1:07 PM ET

WATCH: This Canadian PSA Will Be the Best 30 Seconds of Your Day

Jami Smith

Take thirty seconds and watch Canada's amazing response to the anti-gay atmosphere of the Olympics.

Opening Ceremony Was a Snark Fest on Twitter
February 08 2014 2:06 AM ET

Opening Ceremony Was a Snark Fest on Twitter

Jami Smith

Gaysayer Twitter comedians went for the gold in snark during the Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony.

WATCH: 'Funny or Die' Has a Way Funnier Version of 'Looking'
February 05 2014 8:45 AM ET

WATCH: Funny or Die's Way Funnier Version of Looking

Jami Smith

The L.A. version of Looking is less of a yawn fest.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Beautifully Rebukes Coke Ad Controversy
February 04 2014 5:28 PM ET

WATCH: Colbert Deliciously Rebukes Coke Ad Controversy

Jami Smith

Stephen Colbert has the perfect response to conservatives who are stewing over the multi-lingual Coca-Cola ad that also features a gay family. Spoiler alert: 'America the Beautiful' was written by a lesbian.

WATCH: Seth Meyers Bids Adieu to 'SNL' and His Husband Stefon
February 03 2014 3:11 PM ET

WATCH: Seth Meyers Bids Adieu to SNL and Husband Stefon

Jami Smith

Saturday marked the last episode for head writer of Saturday Night Live, Seth Meyers. To help celebrate his final appearance, Meyers was joined by other SNL alums, including his fake husband Stefon.

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