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May 4, 2012

GSN counts down the top 15 anti-LGBT insults, and the apologies that followed  

With the birth of Twitter and the death of discretion, an increasing number of public figures are candid about their anti-gay sentiments, and are paying for it.

Social media and consumer-driven content means that anything said online gets heard around the world in a matter of mouse clicks.

When homophobic and transphobic remarks are made, and apologies ensue, is it a genuine about-face or a lame attempt at lip service?

May 2, 2012

But Sean Harris says he does not apologize for preaching against gay marriage or effeminacy

Sean Harris, a Baptist pastor in North Carolina who advocated that fathers 'punch' their sons if they start to act effeminately issued an 'official retraction' of his comments via his blog on Wednesday (2 May).

May 2, 2012

Sean Harris: 'But I do stand by is that the word of God makes it clear that effeminate behavior is ungodly'

A North Carolina pastor who advocated that father's 'punch' their sons if they start to act effeminately is backtracking a bit on his advice after snippets of his Sunday sermon went viral.

May 1, 2012

Sean Harris says: 'Dads, the second you see your son dropping the limp wrist, you walk over there and crack that wrist' 

The pastor of a Baptist church in North Carolina had some advice for parents during his Sunday sermon this week: beat your children if they start to behave differently from their gender.

Sean Harris, senior pastor of Berean Baptist Church in Fayettesville, said to his congregation: 'Can I make it any clearer? Dads, the second you see your son dropping the limp wrist, you walk over there and crack that wrist. Man up. Give him a good punch. Ok? You are not going to act like that. You were made by God to be a male and you are going to be a male.'