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Ind. Gov Get's Twitter-Slapped By Broadway Diva Over Anti-Gay Law

POLITICS | By EDGE | Mar 27
Leave it to a six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald to add some major theatrics to the scene playing out over social media in response to Republican Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's signing of a "license to discriminate" bill Thursday.

Savage's Duggar Family Slam Unleashes Anti-Gay Rhetoric in Twitchysphere

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Nov 7
Sex columnist and gay rights activist Dan Savage put himself in the hot seat this week by inviting users of the conservative Twitter aggregate site Twitchy to read his latest slam on the Duggar clan.

Teen GOP Hopeful Faces Backlash Over Anti-Gay Christmas Tweet

POLITICS | By EDGE | Sep 15
A 19-year-old GOP hopeful for Wisconsin state assembly is facing backlash over a Christmas tweet he sent saying "fags need 2 leave my favorite state alone."

J.K. Rowling Squashes Homophobic Twitter User

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 9
J.K. Rowling shut down a homophobic Twitter user this week with just a few well-chosen words.

Hacker Takes Over Popular Factoid Twitter, Sends Anti-Gay Tweets

PERSONAL TECH | By Jason St. Amand | May 22
The hugely popular factoid Twitter account UberFacts was hacked Wednesday evening and the person behind the cyber attack sent out a series of strange, racist and anti-gay tweets, including a White House petition to "deport the gays."

’Heathen’ Hilary Clinton Condemned for Pussy Riot Tweet

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 10
Christian news outlet Life Site News is decrying former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for her recent photo-op with members of the Russian punk rock protest band Pussy Riot at the Women in the World Summit in New York last Friday.

Tweeted Pic of Hillary Clinton and Pussy Riot Goes Viral

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 5
Hilary Clinton took time on Thursday at the fifth annual Women in the World Summit in New York to pose for a photo with two members of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot.

Ellen Page Slams Anti-Gay Pastor

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 24
Ellen Page responded to an alleged message sent her by a pastor on Twitter, complaining about her sexuality.

NSFW: Denver Fox Affiliate Inadvertently Airs Penis Selfie

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Mar 21
What do a helicopter crash, Seattle’s Space Needle, Johnny Depp and rather large penis selfie have in common? Give up? They all appeared inadvertently in a morning news segment on Denver Fox affiliate KDVR Tuesday.

Murdoch Twitter Rant: Boycott Guinness Over LGBT Support

CULTURE | By Jason St. Amand | Mar 17
Good old cranky Rupert Murdoch is no stranger to lashing out on Twitter and on Monday the media magnate voiced his disproval of Irish beer producer Guinness’ decision to pull out of NYC’s St. Pat’s Day Parade.

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