If you scratching your head wondering the history of marriage equality in the U.S., the people over at WickedGayBlog.com created a visual masterpiece of the timeline in GIF form. Beginning in 1970, the GIF map breaks down which states banned, accepted, re-banned… well, you know the rollercoaster. (Image credit: WickedGayBlog)
It’s that time of year — to get your indie film out there! Cincinnati’s CNKY is now looking for LGBT-written/directed/created films for their festival. Deadline is May 31! Check out more details on their Facebook page!
We love a good coming out story (Ones that have happy, supportive endings), and this coming out tale/ letter from a dad to his gay son is one of our new favorites. As seen in the photo, the dad’s letter recognizes the importance of the moment, but insists he’s always known (and, instead, concentrates more [...]
Ashley Broadway has been a proud army spouse to Lieutenant Colonel Heather Mack for 15 years and has been nominated for MSOY’s 2013 Military Spouse of the Year! Not only has Broadway made such an impact as a serving board member on the American Military Partner Association (AMPA), a non-for-profit organization that helps partners and [...]
There are two amazing things about the Internet (well, there are more… but we won’t go in to the long-listed dissertation we wrote in college called “Why The Internet Is Everything): 1) Videos like this guy in the military proposing marriage to his boyfriend can be floating around for months, and we can just stumble [...]
Meet Richard Blanco. He’s from Cuba, lived in Spain and is a US citizen. The City of a Hundred Fires writer is also a gay poet who happens to be reading a piece for President Obama’s inauguration event. Not only is he the first openly gay poet to complete such an epic task, he’s also [...]
It’s about time Crate & Barrel realized that gay couples shop at their store (and in their catalogs), too! Their latest catalog features a gay couple’s romantic “date night” while making home made pasta and dinning in a pretty decked-out kitchen (AKA, our dream kitchen). As wedding season approaches, it’s great to see C&B taking [...]
Hurricane Sandy has left behind a devastating after math on the east coast, and Ali Forney Center in New York City. The non-for-profit center helps protect gahy lesbian and transgender youth either kicked out of their homes or homeless. The center was severely damaged by Sandy (the center was located blocks away the now-overflowing Hudson [...]
Take a second and picture an average LGTB person’s story being told in beautiful images and set to a brutally honest soundtrack that raps the tale of dealing with injustice all your life. Need an example? Take Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ stunning music video for their tune, “Same Love.” The “Same Love” music video tells [...]
Nothing makes us happier than gay wedding announcements — except gay wedding registry announcements at mainstream stores. Target recently announced their same-sex support in gay marriage by sharing a photograph of a couple Eskimo kissing. Be right back, going start our registry stat! Follow The Everyday Gay on Facebook and Twitter!