Instinct’s Alan Cumming Weighs In on Cancellation, Being First-Ever Openly Gay Lead on a Network Drama

RELATED STORIES Alan Cumming has taken to social media to eulogize CBS’ Instinct, which on Friday was cancelled after two seasons. In a heartfelt post, the Good Wife alum pays tribute to his co-star, Bojana Novakovic, and acknowledges the significance of playing the first-ever openly gay lead character on a broadcast network drama. “So the […]

Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal openly discuss the feud that broke up one of the NBA’s greatest dynasties in TNT sit-down special

Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal discuss their time playing together and their once-notorious feud in “Players Only: Shaq & Kobe,” a sit-down conversation for TNT. In one highlight, Bryant discusses preparing to fight O’Neal at the practice facility after fiery criticisms back and forth in the media, only to have the fight broken up before […]

Figure skater Adam Rippon says it’s ‘weird’ to be the first openly gay athlete at the Winter Olympics

Tyler Oakley/YouTuber Adam Rippon, a figure skater, will be representing the United States at Pyeongchang 2018.  The 28-year-old recently talked to YouTuber Tyler Oakley about being the first openly gay athlete to compete for the US in the Winter Olympics.  Rippon said as proud as he is of the title, he also finds it a little […]

Transgender recruits are openly enlisting in the US military, despite uncertainty created by Trump

Thomson Reuters CHICAGO (Reuters) – Transgender Americans are openly enlisting in the US military for the first time, saying they feel confident that court rulings blocking Republican President Donald Trump’s ban on their service will stand. Nicholas Bade, a 37-year-old transgender man who is among the first of what advocates expect will be a small […]

Not just a matter of opinion: NYTimes openly lobbies against GOP tax bill

In a rare call to action, the New York Times editorial board took over the newspaper’s opinion Twitter account to lobby against the Republican tax bill. The political action urged readers to call seven GOP senators and tell them to vote down the bill. The Gray Lady ventured into a gray area of political activism […]

‘Youth gangs openly sell drugs, carry guns in Swedish no-go zones’ – local shopkeeper to RT

Swedish police have recently expanded their list of so-called “vulnerable areas,” where crime and extremism run rampant. RT talked to locals and observers about the problems in these troubled areas, widely known as “no-go zones.” Sixty-one neighborhoods throughout the country were identified in the latest Swedish police report as vulnerable areas, with 23 being categorized […]

Hey Colton! What’s up? I kinda wanted to ask you a serious question, I guess? Uhm, as an openly gay actor, do you have some advice for younger, queer kids? I am one myself, and there are times I don’t know how to deal with my sexuality… Lots of love! ~G

I can honestly say that it takes time to be comfortable enough to come out…it has to be on your own time but when i did…it changed my life for the better! It opened up so many doors for me and i dont have to feel like the elephant in the room anymore. Theres so […]

Macron admirer, young & openly gay: Ireland poised to appoint Leo Varadkar as new PM

Ireland’s likely next prime minister Leo Varadkar will be the nation’s youngest, and one of the world’s only openly gay leaders. Commentators say that his blend of fiscal conservatism and social liberalism is what will make him stand out in modern Ireland, however. Varadkar beat his rival Simon Coveney in the race for leadership of […]

Doctor Who season 10: Steven Moffat SLAMS ‘fuss’ at first openly gay companion

Actress Pearl Mackie – who plays Bill – revealed in a recent interview that her character was a lesbian, promptly much discussion and speculation.  During an interview with the BBC, she said that Bill’s second line of dialogue referenced her sexuality but that it did not “define” her character. Showrunner Steven, 55, blasted the intense […]