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Touch Sensitive

Touch Sensitive

Gay website coder Eric Mueller picks his desert island iPad apps, plus a wintry fix for your touch-screen device

Promises, Promises

Promises, Promises

The ball has dropped, and the champagne bottle is empty. It’s the beginning of a new year—clean slate time! New York–based life coach Mark Strong has a few tips to help you keep those goals past Valentine’s Day — for the next 365 days and beyond.

I Advocate Murray Hill

I Advocate...Murray Hill

Here’s what Murray Hill, popular New York–based comedian and entertainer, is passionate about this month.

And Then There Were Four

And Then There Were Four

The freshman class of the 112th Congress includes Rhode Island’s David Cicilline, the fourth openly gay sitting representative.

In Plain Sight

In Plain Sight

It’s a straight man, art critic Blake Gopnik, who has come to the defense of “Hide/Seek,” the Smithsonian’s gay-themed exhibit.

Mysterious Skins


The U.S. version of Skins is a mostly faithful remake of the groundbreaking British series — except for the gender switch of its gay character. Creator Bryan Elsley reveals what’s behind the decision.

Platos Retreat

Plato's Retreat

The truth about actor Sal Mineo, as famous for his notorious murder as for his film performances, is revealed in an intimate new biography.

Black Beauty

Mila Kunis: Black Beauty

Black Swan’s Mila Kunis talks about drinking with Family Guy boss Seth MacFarlane, stripping with Justin Timberlake in Friends with Benefits, and sharing the role of lesbian supermodel Gia Carangi with Angelina Jolie.

Suicide Risks of Reporting

Suicide: Risks of Reporting

A delicate tension exists between noting an increase in reports of gay youth suicides and a fear that doing so will increase attempts.

Fair and Balanced

Fair and Balanced

As GLAAD marks its 25th anniversary, The Advocate looks back at some of the group’s biggest victories in the struggle for fair representation of LGBT people.

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