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The Messengers: ESPN writer Kate Fagan is using the power of words to elevate the names and stories of LGBT athletes in a way that makes them seem larger than life.

August 21 2014 8:00 AM

The Messengers: When Kimberley McLeod was younger, she thought she was alone. Until she realized she isn't.

August 21 2014 7:00 AM

The Entertainers: Megan Ellison could have been a Hollywood socialite, but she's choosing to be a powerhouse.

August 20 2014 9:00 AM

The Entertainers: Cameron Esposito is a gay comic who says other gay comics should feel free to let it all out onstage.

August 20 2014 5:00 AM

The Entertainers: Ellen Page is proving you don't have to be straight to be a leading lady.

August 20 2014 4:00 AM