This year saw some steps forward on global LGBT human rights, but many victories came in the form of harm reduction rather than 'clean' wins.
Olympian and gay ice skater Johnny Weir on his love for Russia, that one time he called LGBT activists 'idiots' (and then apologized), and the importance of a great pair of leggings.
While in Russia, we explored the short history of Sochi’s drag culture and the queens who started it.
Gaysayer Twitter comedians went for the gold in snark during the Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony.
Chobani and DeVry University are the two newest sponsors of the U.S. Olympic Committee sponsors to condemn Russia's antigay law.
Norway's openly gay health minister said it's only natural that he bring his husband to the Paralympic games with him in Sochi, Russia.
Sochi mayor Anatoly Pakhomov says there are no gay people in his Russian town — at least none that he knows of.
The Russian president contends LGBT people will be welcome in Sochi for the Winter Olympics, as long as they don't try to speak to children.