Bryan Fischer Calls 'Modern Family' 'Poison,' Ty Burrell Calls It 'Progress'
March 29 2014 1:16 PM ET

Bryan Fischer Calls 'Modern Family' 'Poison'

Ran Aubrey Frazier

In the past week, both the antigay pundit and the Modern Family actor have remarked on the cultural impact of the ABC show, though each had different terms for the effect.

Rachel Maddow Accuses New Jersey BridgeGate Report of 'Slut-Shaming'
March 28 2014 6:52 PM ET

WATCH: Rachel Maddow Accuses New Jersey BridgeGate Report of 'Slut-Shaming'

Ran Aubrey Frazier

The taxpayer-funded report, released yesterday, repeatedly references a sexual relationship between New Jersey governor Chris Christie's ex-campaign manager and his former deputy chief of staff.

Nate Silver Points Out NYT Writer's 'Change of Tone' on FiveThirtyEight
March 28 2014 6:45 PM ET

Nate Silver Points Out NYT Writer's 'Change of Tone' on FiveThirtyEight

Ran Aubrey Frazier

Since Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight landed at ESPN, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman has written more 'unfavorable' stories about the site and its founder, says Silver.

Mississippi News Anchor: 'Too Much' LGBT Coverage, Take a 'Gaycation'
March 28 2014 4:29 PM ET

Mississippi News Anchor: 'Too Much' LGBT Coverage, Take a 'Gaycation'

Ran Aubrey Frazier

David Elliott of WLOX in Biloxi says LGBT folks should 'go on gaycation' and stop dominating the news cycle.

Fox News Clings to Term 'Homosexual' in Covering LGBT Issues
March 27 2014 7:30 AM ET

Fox News Clings to Term 'Homosexual' in Covering LGBT Issues

Ran Aubrey Frazier

Despite a shift to other terminology by most news outlets, Fox persists in its use of 'homosexual' when covering stories about gays and lesbians.

Billy Graham's Son: Gays 'Recruit' Children Through Adoption
March 26 2014 2:39 PM ET

Billy Graham's Son: Gays Don't Adopt, They 'Recruit'

Daniel Reynolds

Franklin Graham further voiced his support of Russia's 'gay propaganda' law, which he said protects children from exploitation by gays and lesbians.

Advocate.com News Director on U.S. Response to Uganda: 'It's a Start'
March 25 2014 2:38 PM ET

Advocate.com News Director on U.S. Response to Uganda: 'It's a Start'

Daniel Reynolds

Sunnivie Brydum, news director for Advocate.com, weighs in on the U.S. response to Uganda's 'jail the gays' law on Pivot's TakePart Live.

MSNBC's Jonathan Capehart Rips Billy Graham's Homophobic Son for Supporting Putin
March 25 2014 1:55 PM ET

MSNBC's Jonathan Capehart Rips Billy Graham's Homophobic Son for Supporting Putin

Ran Aubrey Frazier

On Melissa Harris-Perry, MSNBC contributor Jonathan Capehart reads an open letter to Franklin Graham, deeming his support of Vladimir Putin "breathtakingly offensive."

AP Corrects Itself for Calling Nets Jerseys 'Gay'
March 23 2014 5:17 PM ET

AP Corrects Itself for Calling Nets Jerseys 'Gay'

Lucas Grindley

One letter makes a big difference in this case.

Rachel Maddow Explains the Counter-Intuitive Legacy of Westboro
March 23 2014 11:20 AM ET

Rachel Maddow Explains the Counter-Intuitive Legacy of Westboro

Lucas Grindley

Fred Phelps and company set out to make the world hate LGBT people but achieved the opposite.

Don Lemon: A Selfie to Remember
March 22 2014 1:26 PM ET

Don Lemon: A Selfie to Remember

Lucas Grindley

The National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association brought in loads of media stars for its annual fundraiser.

NYT Trend Story: The Word 'Homosexual' Is Offensive
March 22 2014 12:32 PM ET

NYT Trend Story: The Word 'Homosexual' Is Offensive

Lucas Grindley

The newspaper was apparently way ahead of this trend, deciding back in 1987 not to use "homosexual" in place of gay or lesbian.

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