‘Love is Strange’ Stars John Lithgow, Alfred Molina, Director Ira Sachs Design Bow Ties for Gay Rights

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Writer/Director Ira Sachs and Love is Strange stars John Lithgow and Alfred Molina have teamed up with Tie The Knot as guest designers, creating their own specialty bow ties inspired by the film. In Sony Pictures Classics’ poignant modern-day love story, Ben (Lithgow) and George (Molina) finally “tie the knot” after nearly four decades together. With the goal of […]

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The Minimum Requirement for An “A” In Parenting

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By Ann Brown There really are no new topics in parenting. It’s the old same themes, just with new details. Or maybe that’s what I tell myself when I’m on a deadline for a parenting article and I have a headache from last night’s extensive “research” for pairing the best wine with each of the […]

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Spotlight Series: Stephanie and Denise

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Spotlight Series sponsored by Quinny, a European stroller brand available in the United States. TNF: Tell me about your family.  STEPHANIE: My wife Denise and I were married in California during the brief window gay marriage was legal in 2008. We’d been together for 6 years by that point, but were waiting until it could be […]

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Birdman, Imitation, Budapest Hotel Lead GALECA Nominations

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The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA), comprised of over 100 critics and entertainment journalists nationwide, Monday unveiled its first-round picks for the best in movies and television of 2014. The nominations come across 25 categories, from mainstream to LGBTQ-centric, including four newly-added runs such as Film Director of the Year, TV Director of […]

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Sonoma To Host Big Gay Wine Weekend 2015

Sonoma Wine Weekend

Out in the Vineyard’s Big Gay Wine Weekend 2015 is coming and The Seattle Lesbian has the details to keep you informed! Big Gay Wine Weekend 2015 will feature a TWILIGHT T-Dance and is dubbed by producers a “Weekend of Wine & Celebration, benefiting Face to Face, Sonoma County AIDS Network.” This year will feature new winemaker […]

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Anderson Cooper, Andy Cohen, Marc Jacobs, More Celebrate the Life of Alan Turing

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News anchor Anderson Cooper and several of the biggest names in the LGBT world, including luminaries in gay rights advocacy, media and entertainment, are speaking out in support of innovator, war hero and one of gay history’s biggest heroes Alan Turing and The Imitation Game. Along with Cooper, figures such talk show host Andy Cohen, fashion designers Michael Kors and Marc Jacobs and leading LGBT advocacy groups GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign are some of the […]

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New Marriage Equality Ad Running in Texas Features Police Officers Defending Gay Colleagues

Police officers defend Gay co-workers

Freedom to Marry began airing a statewide television ad this week in Texas featuring Fort Worth police officers who speak out in support of their gay colleague’s freedom to marry. The 30-second ad began running Sunday in multiple Texas markets during news and public affairs programs and comes days before the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals hears […]

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Urban Outings: Three Toddler Friendly Hikes In West LA

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By Halina Newberry Grant Equipment: 1 rugged stroller Running shoes Small diaper bag Light layers Sand toys When I moved to LA from NYC in 2012, I was certain of one thing; no more gyms! Though I knew I was moving to the “Gym Body Capitol of the Free World” (my quote) I felt that […]

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Pie Fight!

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By Jillian Lauren I smashed my iPhone and I’m up in the mountains. Gah! Anyway, hello from Big Bear, where it is actually cold and there is actual white stuff on the ground! As we wound up the mountain road and the first dirty, slushy patches of snow appeared, Tariku screamed like he had won […]

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The Modern Definition Of Family

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By Alexandra Temblador Family portraits in America have transformed over the years from a stiff and formal painting over the fireplace to an old black and white photo in a wooden frame to today, a bright and colorful LCD photo on cell phone home screen and Facebook pages. And just as the portraits have changed […]

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