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March 5, 2015

Two of the most popular teams in the AFL football code will face off against each other on 15 March at Drummoyne Oval in a game celebrating the LGBTI community and there are plans to make the event a permanent fixture

The Sydney Swans and the Freemantle Dockers will go head to head on 15 March in the Australian Football League’s first ever LGBTI ‘Pride Cup’ celebrating sexual and gender diversity.

The event was announced earlier today just days before Sydney’s LGBTI community is set to march in the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade.

During the match the 50m arc, goalpost pads and goal umpire flags at Drummoyne Oval will be decorated in the rainbow gay pride colors as a signal of support for the LGBTI community and LGBTI AFL fans and players.

March 5, 2015

Touching video, which features a pair of kissing skeletons, has gone viral with millions of views

A heartwarming video has hit 13 million views after being uploaded only days ago.

The three minute clip shows confused bystanders watching two skeletons hugging and kissing, who then reveal themselves as a female couple. Many more then choose to join in the frolics behind the screen which digitizes them to skeletons.

The ad is promoting the Diversity and Inclusion- Love Has No Labels campaign by the non-profit website which aims to raise awareness about the truth of prejudice and bias in America.

Watch the video here:

March 4, 2015

Asks gay bros for advice

Finding a daddy on Grindr is nothing unusual, but that man is not usually your biological father.

Such was the case for teen Reddit user stilldecidinginbetween when he turned to the gay bros community for advice.

'Found out that my “Homophobe” dad has Grindr on his iPhone when he asked me to go fetch it from the car,' he wrote.

March 4, 2015

Silent T is winning awards, and one of its creators Harry Taylor speaks to Gay Star News about the heartbreaking video

What is it like to grow up as a transgender teen?

This short film, Silent T, is an incredibly inspirational, heartfelt film about the struggle and social injustice some trans people face.

It has recently won Best Drama at the world's largest student film festival, Campus Moviefest.

GSN spoke to Harry Taylor, one of the two Westminster University students, to find out more about the film and what it meant to him to create and star in it.

What inspired you to make the film?

March 3, 2015

'4,400 words of sizzling human on gay dress action'

Someone has written a gay erotic novella about the now infamous color-changing dress.

Chuck Tingle self-published the 'hard-hitting news tingler' on 27 February which has so far only received five-star reviews.

Pounded By The Gay Color Changing Dress 'is 4,400 words of sizzling human on gay dress action, including anal, blowjobs, rough sex, cream pies, and color changing dress love,' the book description on Amazon reads.

March 3, 2015

You could save money and get better cover

Always WhatsApping, texting, browsing or emailing? Addicted to Grindr or Findr? Have to own the latest phone, tablet and laptop?

Chances are, if you are LGBTI, you spend more time on digital devices than others and have the latest tech in your pocket or bag.

You take it for granted, until something goes wrong. Accidents happen, devices falter, and – sadly – thieves strike.

With the price of gadgets ever rising, insurance to cover your tech is becoming essential.

March 2, 2015

See Material Girl having some fun on a bed with a sock puppet

Madonna is everywhere these days - including on a bed feeding cookies to a sock puppet as she talks world tour dates.

The pop icon shared a silly video on Monday that has her looking glam as she picks over a box of cookies.

She's soon joined by SockBitch who wants to talk Rebel Heart world tour and asks what cities Madonna will be doing shows in.

The Material Girl asks the sock what cities he'd lke her to go to?

SockBitch replies: 'London City! New York City! Alaska City!'

March 2, 2015

Closeted right-wing politicos looking for love at CPAC

Are there gay men at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference? Two men did an experiment to find out.

Reason TV sent along Paul Detrick to set up a profile on the hookup app to find out the future of gay politics and LGBTIs in the conservative movement.

It yielded surprising results, considering the event brings together many of the country’s most avid right wing and homophobic politicians and supporters.

February 27, 2015

Young people were the least likely to vote in the 2010 General Election

LGBTI students are being encouraged to use their vote at the UK General Election by the most unlikely person – Maggie Thatcher.

The message is being targeted at the attendees at Student Pride in central London tomorrow.

Only 52% of 18 to 24-year-olds voted in the 2010 General Election, the lowest percentage of any age group and dwarfed by the 75% of those aged 65 or over who voted.

February 26, 2015

Nerve.com’s advice columnist Bad Barrington’s funny response to a 15-year-old boy who’s worried his gay friend is attracted to him will make your day

Nerve.com has published an incredible response to a 15-year-old reader from Connecticut who wrote in to get advice about what to do if his gay friend thinks he’s attractive.

‘I’m a 15-year-old boy from Fairfield, Connecticut,’ the boy wrote, ‘A few weeks ago, one of my classmates came out and told us that he’s gay.

‘He’s a nice kid but now I think he’s checking me out every time I see him. Should I tell the principal about what this kid is doing?’

February 26, 2015

'Would you rather me send letters all year? Or you listen the first time? Your choice'

A nine-year-old girl has written a letter to US Congress demanding the legalization of same-sex marriage.

Maggie from Texas decided that for lent this year she is going to write one letter a week advocating for the rights of the LGBTI community, reports Buzzfeed

February 25, 2015

Director Bertil Nilsson presents the sexy short True Bromance

Director Bertil Nilsson has directed True Bromance, a new short film that takes place in the streets of London.

It stars three very acrobatic male performers who through choreography and acrobatics explore the male bonding experience.

Nilsson is a photographer and filmmaker in London and made the video in collaboration with Barely Methodical Troupe.

February 25, 2015

Örebro Hockey organizes a 'pride match' in support of LGBTI rights

A Swedish hockey team Saturday (21 February) donned rainbow jerseys and danced to YMCA in a post-game celebration in support of LGBTI rights.

Örebro Hockey goalie Julius Hudacek is known for his post-game performances and has even earned himself the Twitter hastag #HudaShow.

After beating the Frölunda Indians 4-2 in a 'pride match,' Hudacek led his teammates and the entire audience in a dance to the 1978 Village People gay anthem YMCA.

February 22, 2015

The box office flop also earned a Worst Screenplay honor and Cameron won Worst Actor

Want to bet he'll blame the gays?

Kirk Cameron was a big 'winner' at the 35th Annual Golden Raspberry Awards, also called the Razzies.

His movie, Kirk Cameron's Saving Christmas, took home the Worst Picture prize.

That wasn't all for the 1980s sitcom star turned anti-gay activist. The movie was also 'won' Worst Screenplay

February 20, 2015

Aussie pop star Dannii Minogue is the latest big name act to be announced for the party that follows Sydney’s biggest parade of the year

The organizers of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival have announced the next big star to perform at the Mardi Gras party that follows the parade.

Legendary Australian pop princess Dannii Minogue will be jetting into town for the 7 March party which will also see Nick Jonas, Jessica Mauboy, Destiny Haz Arrived, Betty Who, Courtney Act and Jake Shears perform.

It’s been sixteen years since Minogue last performed at the Mardi Gras Party and she’s promising a spectacle of stellar proportions.

February 20, 2015

'My childhood was awesome. My moms cared for me and did the best they could to bring me up normally despite not having a dad'

A straight marine has paid tribute to his four gay mothers with a tattoo on his forearm.

The seaman based in Florida posted on Reddit, with a huge amount of people appreciating the twist on the classic ink.

Explaining his situation, he said his birth mom and her first wife divorced when he was around five years old.

February 20, 2015

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Transgender model Aydian Dowling has recreated Adam Levine's iconic nude photo for FTM magazine.

The magazine’s publisher, Jason Robert Ballard, said he saw similarities between Dowling's and Levine's physiques and set out to recreate the image.

'Some areas of my body used to remind me of everything I’m not. Now they represent everything I am,' Dowling said.

He is the owner of Point 5cc Clothing, an artist, motivational speaker and advocate for trans rights, and the cover model for the April edition of FTM Magazine.

February 19, 2015

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Three men who married each other on Valentine’s Day have become internet sensations in Thailand after photos from their pre-wedding shoot went viral.

Netizens congratulated the men, only identified as Joke, Bell and Art, who were married in a traditional water-pouring ceremony at midnight on 15 February.

The photos show the trio in Thai and western wedding attire and the text on one reads: 'Pure love cannot be seen by your eyes. If you want to know what its worth you have to see it with your heart.'

February 18, 2015

Receives an eye-opening experience

A curious guy has had his world straightened out after a horny meetup from Craigslist.

Posting on Reddit, the self-proclaimed straight guy revealed he had been thinking of hooking up with a guy.

And it turned out it gave him a new understanding of not just his sexuality, but all sexualities.

February 18, 2015

Continent's first openly gay parliamentarian is surprised by the fuss

A South African MP made history last week by holding his boyfriend's hand at the State of the Nation Address.

Ian Ollis was photographed outside parliament Thursday (12 February) walking proudly hand-in-hand with his partner, Adriaan Roets, a lifestyle and entertainment journalist.

Ollis came out as Africa's first openly gay MP in 2009 and is a vocal supporter of LGBTI rights on the continent.

February 17, 2015

Gay fitness model's props include phallic boogie boards

Bryan Hawn's choice of Jennifer Lopez's Big Booty for his latest video comes as no surprise.

The gay fitness model is making quite a name for himself with his own impressive booty and shows it off throughout his latest creative endeavor.

Hawn and a friend have the help of a very skimpy wardrobe some interesting props including phallic boogie boards.

February 16, 2015

She says: 'You DO matter. So Much'

It's not enough for Pauley Perrette to be one of the most popular and recognizable actresses on American television.

She's also one of the highest-profile straight allies to the LGBTI community.

Perrette has written and performed a new song called Beautiful Child to raise awareness of Trevor Project, the leading organization in the US providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTI young people ages between the ages of 13-24.

February 16, 2015

Young LGBTI people react to homophobia

A video of gay and lesbian people reading out and responding to homophobic tweets has been published today (16 February).

The footage, of seven young Colombians reading out abusive messages posted on Twitter, aims to promote a new documentary about the lives of LGBTI people living in the country.

'If I had a son and found out he was gay I would make him fuck prostitutes until he likes pussy,' one man reads from a message posted on Twitter.

'I hope you never have a son,' he tells the camera frankly.

February 16, 2015

Latest video features the young lads singing Club Tropicana

WHAM banger Club Tropicana has been covered by an Oxford University all-male a capella group. 

The boys said their new song was a way of helping 'bring that holiday feeling' to chilly Brits.

The 13-strong band Out Of The Blue filmed the video for their epic cover in Malta with the help of British Airways to coincide with the first holiday period of 2015.

Probably best to let the boys take it away for us...