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March 18, 2014

Former *NSYNC star jokes that he bets Franklin D Roosevelt was gay and in a loveless relationship

Former *NSYNC star Lance Bass has said he is ‘sure’ there has been a gay US president.

The former boyband singer was finished judging the Queen of the Universe Pageant when TMZ asked him about his thoughts on a gay commander-in-chief.

‘Statistically speaking, I’m sure that someone in the White House has definitely slept with the same sex. I would definitely go out and say that, yes,’ Bass said.

‘There’s been rumors,’ Bass joked. ‘I’m looking at you, Roosevelt.’

March 13, 2014

'We can tell you by experience that there’s tons of support down here,' says Mississippi native Bass in Freedom to Marry video

While gay marriage is slowly spreading - state by state - in the US, none of the states where it has become legal have been in the South.

Mississippi native Lance Bass, engaged to marry actor Michael Turchin, is confident that is about to change.

'We’re here; our feet are planted here in Mississippi, and we can tell you by experience that there’s tons of support down here,' Bass says in a video released Thursday (13 March) by Southerners for the Freedom to Marry.

March 13, 2014

'We can tell you by experience that there’s tons of support down here,' says Mississippi native Bass in Freedom to Marry video

While gay marriage is slowly spreading - state by state - in the US, none of the states where it has become legal have been in the South.

Mississippi native Lance Bass, engaged to marry actor Michael Turchin, is confident that is about to change.

'We’re here; our feet are planted here in Mississippi, and we can tell you by experience that there’s tons of support down here,' Bass says in a video released Thursday (13 March) by Southerners for the Freedom to Marry.

March 7, 2014

'Joey walked in on me with the guy I was dating just kind of sitting on my lap. Straight guys don’t do that'

Lance Bass may have come out to the world back in 2006 but his 'N Sync bandmate Joey Fatone was already in on the news.

In fact, Fatone found out years earlier while the band was still together.

'Joey walked in on me with the guy I was dating just kind of sitting on my lap. Straight guys don’t do that,' recalled this week on Access Hollywood.

March 7, 2014

'Joey walked in on me with the guy I was dating just kind of sitting on my lap. Straight guys don’t do that'

Lance Bass may have come out to the world back in 2006 but his 'N Sync bandmate Joey Fatone was already in on the news.

In fact, Fatone found out years earlier while the band was still together.

'Joey walked in on me with the guy I was dating just kind of sitting on my lap. Straight guys don’t do that,' recalled this week on Access Hollywood.

January 24, 2014

'I don't hate him at all. I still think he's cute'

Juan Pablo Galavis, the current star of ABC's The Bachelor, may have lost some fans after making some anti-gay comments but Lance Bass is not one of them.

'I don't hate him at all,' Bass told the Associated Press this week. 'I still think he's cute.'

Galavis has apologized for saying a gay version of the show would not be good for kids. He also said gays are 'more "pervert" in a sense. And to me the show would be too strong… too hard to watch.'

January 24, 2014

'I don't hate him at all. I still think he's cute'

Juan Pablo Galavis, the current star of ABC's The Bachelor, may have lost some fans after making some anti-gay comments but Lance Bass is not one of them.

'I don't hate him at all,' Bass told the Associated Press this week. 'I still think he's cute.'

Galavis has apologized for saying a gay version of the show would not be good for kids. He also said gays are 'more "pervert" in a sense. And to me the show would be too strong… too hard to watch.'

January 21, 2014

Walking on Air, released without a label, is a collaboration between Bass, Anise K, Bella Blue and Snoop Dog

In the past 12 years, Lance Bass has been many things.

He tried to become an astronaut, he became an openly gay man, he penned his autobiography, he appeared on Broadway, he's produced some indie movies, he was a contestant on Dancing With the Stars, and he's now hosting a daily radio show.

One thing he has not done is release any new music.

That has now changed with the release of a new single called Walking on Air which is a collaboration between Bass, Anise K, Bella Blue and Snoop Dogg.

January 21, 2014

Walking on Air, released without a label, is a collaboration between Bass, Anise K, Bella Blue and Snoop Dog

In the past 12 years, Lance Bass has been many things.

He tried to become an astronaut, he became an openly gay man, he penned his autobiography, he appeared on Broadway, he's produced some indie movies, he was a contestant on Dancing With the Stars, and he's now hosting a daily radio show.

One thing he has not done is release any new music.

That has now changed with the release of a new single called Walking on Air which is a collaboration between Bass, Anise K, Bella Blue and Snoop Dogg.

January 10, 2014

'Not only are the Christian community pushing away gays who are Christians, we are alienating those who are lost'

The Southern Baptist mother of Lance Bass is speaking out against the way gays are treated by churches.

'When I hear fellow Sunday School members, co-workers, politicians,and Christian people on TV and radio say negative, judgmental things about gays, I just cringe and it breaks my heart,' Diane Bass said in a speech to a local church that her son shared in a column on Thursday (9 January).

January 10, 2014

'Not only are the Christian community pushing away gays who are Christians, we are alienating those who are lost'

The Southern Baptist mother of Lance Bass is speaking out against the way gays are treated by churches.

'When I hear fellow Sunday School members, co-workers, politicians,and Christian people on TV and radio say negative, judgmental things about gays, I just cringe and it breaks my heart,' Diane Bass said in a speech to a local church that her son shared in a column on Thursday (9 January).

January 6, 2014

With Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet and Princess Beatrice slated to become the first ‘celebronauts’ in space, who will be the first openly LGBTI person to take a commercial space flight?

To date, we know of only one person from the LGBTI community who's been in space.

We didn't learn the first woman in space Sally Ride was a lesbian until decades after her death.

An estimated 500 people have already traveled into outer space, so statistically speaking at least a few of them must have been closeted.

September 23, 2013

'It's up to them to decide if they want to come out or not'

Lance Bass came out publicly with a big splash on the cover of People Magazine and the headline 'I'm Gay' in the summer of 2006.

The N Sync singer had been given a big push out of the closet by blogger Perez Hilton who posted photos of Bass and then boyfriend Reichen Lehmkuhl wearing each others' clothes.

Bass, during an appearance Monday (23 September) on Bethenny Frankel's daytime talk show, says he would never put another gay person in that position.

He was asked on the show: 'Would you ever lie to help a closeted celebrity stay closeted?'

September 23, 2013

'It's up to them to decide if they want to come out or not'

Lance Bass came out publicly with a big splash on the cover of People Magazine and the headline 'I'm Gay' in the summer of 2006.

The N Sync singer had been given a big push out of the closet by blogger Perez Hilton who posted photos of Bass and then boyfriend Reichen Lehmkuhl wearing each others' clothes.

Bass, during an appearance Monday (23 September) on Bethenny Frankel's daytime talk show, says he would never put another gay person in that position.

He was asked on the show: 'Would you ever lie to help a closeted celebrity stay closeted?'

September 6, 2013

'I think it's a gay actor's responsibility to give full-blooded life to gay characters'

There is the Ellen DeGeneres, Adam Lambert and Lance Bass 'Yep, I'm gay' magazine cover method of coming out.

Then there is the low-key bury the lede coming out used by Zachary Quinto and Jim Parsons in an interview where their sexuality is casually mentioned lower in a story about their latest project.

September 2, 2013

Former NSYNC singer Lance Bass has taken to Twitter to announce his engagement to boyfriend Michael Turchinart while on a trip to New Orleans

Lance Bass has announced his engagement to his boyfriend of two years, Michael Turchinart.

‘He said YES!! Love this man,’ Bass tweeted earlier today with a photo of Turchinart displaying his engagement ring.

Bass popped the question while he and Turchinart were in New Orleans for the Southern Decadence LGBT pride festival.

September 2, 2013

Former NSYNC singer Lance Bass has taken to Twitter to announce his engagement to boyfriend Michael Turchinart while on a trip to New Orleans

Lance Bass has announced his engagement to his boyfriend of two years, Michael Turchinart.

‘He said YES!! Love this man,’ Bass tweeted earlier today with a photo of Turchinart displaying his engagement ring.

Bass popped the question while he and Turchinart were in New Orleans for the Southern Decadence LGBT pride festival.

August 21, 2013

'That would be an amazing, amazing time'

Will the members of ‘NSYNC reunite at this Sunday's MTV Music Video Awards?

Lance Bass addressed the rampant rumors on his radio show this morning and did not confirm or deny that it would happen.

'That would be an amazing, amazing time,' he said of a reunion.

August 21, 2013

'That would be an amazing, amazing time'

Will the members of ‘NSYNC reunite at this Sunday's MTV Music Video Awards?

Lance Bass addressed the rampant rumors on his radio show this morning and did not confirm or deny that it would happen.

'That would be an amazing, amazing time,' he said of a reunion.

June 1, 2013

'The Amanda I know would never say that about me'

Amanda Bynes slapped down Lance Bass via Twitter this week after he expressed his concern for the troubled actress whose last film was 2010's Easy A.

The two had appeared in the 2005 film Lovewrecked together - the year before Bass came out publicly as a gay man. He reached out to her on Twitter earlier this week to let her know that he misses her, loves her and if she needs him he is he for her.

June 1, 2013

'The Amanda I know would never say that about me'

Amanda Bynes slapped down Lance Bass via Twitter this week after he expressed his concern for the troubled actress whose last film was 2010's Easy A.

The two had appeared in the 2005 film Lovewrecked together - the year before Bass came out publicly as a gay man. He reached out to her on Twitter earlier this week to let her know that he misses her, loves her and if she needs him he is he for her.

May 15, 2013

British-Irish group responds to Lance Bass' assertion that every boy band needs to have a gay member

British-Irish group The Wanted has said while they do not follow the ironclad rule a boy band must have a gay one - they might ‘dabble’.

The ‘Chasing The Sun’ boy band was talking at an Australian show and was asked to respond to *NSYNC’s Lance Bass recent comments.

May 15, 2013

British-Irish group responds to Lance Bass' assertion that every boy band needs to have a gay member

British-Irish group The Wanted has said while they do not follow the ironclad rule a boy band must have a gay one - they might ‘dabble’.

The ‘Chasing The Sun’ boy band was talking at an Australian show and was asked to respond to *NSYNC’s Lance Bass recent comments.

May 2, 2013

N*Sync member, who came out in 2006, says a member of the current boyband sensation is probably in the closet

Gay 90s pop star Lance Bass reckons a member of British boyband sensation One Direction is probably gay.

The N*Sync star was chatting to The Rubin Report about his experiences of coming out after Jason Collins, the basketball star came out earlier this week.

‘Statistically speaking, one probably is [gay],’ Bass said. ‘The market is 100% young women and they fantasize about these [One Direction] guys.