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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.

Cheep Fares

Cheep Fares

The well-traveled Duane Wells identifies airlines’ Tweetest deals; plus wine peace of mind.

Best Bang for Your Buck

Best Bang for Your Buck

Million Dollar Listing’s agent Madison Hildebrand compares two great finds in Chicago and Los Angeles.

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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