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Gay and Gender Breaking Roles by Robin Williams

Robin Williams in Birdcage

Although Robin Williams battled with substance abuse and depression, he was not shy of playing characters, including these gay and gender-breaking roles, that touched the hearts of many fans.

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Is Tinder Ruining Romance?

Looking for some weekday cuddles? British singer-songwriter Sam Smith says dating and hook-up apps like Grindr and Tinder aren't the answer. In fact, he says, they're ruining everything.

Eat What?! A Chicken Chain Is Under Fryer for Controversial Logo

Eat what?! Welsh fried chicken chain, Dirty Bird, is in the middle of a greasy war over its new logo.

Gay and Gender Breaking Roles by Robin Williams

Although Robin Williams battled with substance abuse and depression, he was not shy of playing characters, including these gay and gender-breaking roles, that touched the hearts of many fans.

What Kellie (formerly Frank) Maloney's "Sex Change" Really Means

Recently boxing promoter Frank Maloney, 61, announced publicly that he is now living full time as a woman, Kellie. But is "sex change" the right term to describe her decision to undergo surgery?

Idris Elba (Finally) Shows What We've Been Waiting For

Has Idris Elba finally shown fans what they've been waiting for?

Pride Movie Review

In his film debut, Pride, theatre director Matthew Warchus pulls back the sleeves for a all-out funny story about gay activists, miners and finding friends in unexpected places.

James Baldwin Reflects on the Israel-Palestine Conflict

In a series of essays, author and social critic James Baldwin comments on the conflict in Gaza between Israel and Palestine.

How To Marry Your Same-Sex Partner in Virginia

In a courtroom victory for same-sex (commonly known as gay) marriage supporters, a federal appeals court in late July 2014 struck down Virginia’s ban on same-sex unions. In anticipation of legal gay marriage, I've compiled a list of quick steps to obtaining a marriage licence in Virginia so that you can start planning with your partner.

The Slow Queering of Comic Books

London-based film critic Carlos Lopes contemplates gay life through the slow 'queering' of comic books and the growing popularity of superhero movies.

Benedict Cumberbatch Cracks the Code in The Imitation Game

If the new trailers are any indication, Benedict Cumberbatch's performance as British code-beaker Alan Turing is award-winning.

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