An eight year-old girl named Abbey living is Australia is very upset her uncles can not get married, and she decided to do something about it! She wrote the Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott every day for a week, asking him to change the law so her uncles could be married. And after a week of such devotion to the cause, PM Tony Abbot actually wrote her back!
So I came across this post yesterday and I’ve been taking my time reading it. It’s a list of 20 celebrities, who their own admission, swing both ways. Some I knew about, some I suspected might be a secret superhero (like Josh Hutcherson) and some I literally had no idea about! This is a great article and while I’ve been pretty aware that bisexuality is getting a little better press and coverage these days I was reminded what a positive impact people coming out and being open about who they are.
I ran across an article just recently, that discusses the likely impact that, thru J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter, had on those of us who are millennials, which is someone who was born 1980 thru around 2000, and this shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, as this generation pretty much grew up with the Harry Potter series. Continue reading
Hey everyone, a bit of a different post today! There is a place in Thailand I recently came across in my studies for art class. I found Thailand’s White Buddhist Temple, which was built in 1997 by Chalermchai Kositpipat. The artist is a very devout Buddhist but wants to re-see art for the modern world. Even before you enter the temple you’ll come across red skulls on traffic cones that emphasis a mystic feel. The temples website reads: Continue reading
Just when you think House Republicans couldn’t stoop any lower: they do. In yet another despicable move that should insult every hard-working American in the country, the do-nothing GOP voted yesterday to give themselves another eight weeks off. Immediately after they skipped town to hit the campaign trails in their respective districts and won’t reconvene in Washington until after the midterms in November.
The Advocate posted a list of the Top 50 more influential queers in mainstream media. It caught my eye today and I checked out the list. I’m not familiar with all 50 but I definitely think they got the Top 5 on the list right.
Here we have Luke (pictured left) and Adam Monasteros (right), twin 21 year-old brothers from Canada who bravely recorded their parents reaction when they came out of the closet. According to Adam, “They think Luke is gay. They have an idea, but they have no idea about me, like not a single clue.”
And then their parents react in the best way possible, check out the video after the jump!