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5 Things We're Into This Week! (VIDEO)

Posted 10.10.2012 | Teen

This is the latest installment in a series where the HuffPost Teen editors round up five things they're excited about each week -- from new video game...

It Gets Better Project - Parent's Edition

Kathy Carter Woods | Posted 12.05.2012 | Parents
Kathy Carter Woods

The parenting experience can be, well, rigorous.

Dan Savage: 'Every Dead Gay Kid Is A Victory For The Family Research Council'

Posted 10.03.2012 | Gay Voices

Outspoken lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activist Dan Savage took aim at the Family Research Council's Tony Perkins and former GOP pres...

Introducing TakePart TV

Posted 10.02.2012 | TV

If you're disturbed by the success of "Gangham Style," you are not alone. On Tuesday, Participant Television President Evan Shapiro announced the l...

Blocking My Ex on Facebook Got Me Over the Breakup

Cristen Conger | Posted 12.01.2012 | Women
Cristen Conger

"So I noticed that someone de-friended me on Facebook," he said with an uncomfortable chuckle. "I didn't de-friend you," I responded, taking a sip of my beer and trying to think of a way to casually change the subject. "I just blocked you."

Dan Savage On Mitt Romney: 'That Man Is A Homophobe'

Posted 09.21.2012 | Gay Voices

True to form, Dan Savage is mincing few words when it comes to Mitt Romney. The outspoken lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights adv...

Get Ready For 'It Gets Better' -- Part 2

Posted 09.17.2012 | Gay Voices

Fans of the Emmy-nominated "It Gets Better" project will be happy to learn that an all-new, 60-minute special will return to both MTV and Logo two day...

10 Signs You Should Pop The Question

Josh Bowman | Posted 11.16.2012 | Weddings
Josh Bowman

Your life is better when she's around, your family loves her, you love her! She treats you like gold, but doesn't let you get away with anything. Here are the ten things that will absolutely let you know if she is the one.

The Problem With Uncle Tom

Maya Rupert | Posted 11.13.2012 | Gay Voices
Maya Rupert

Log Cabin Republicans aren't the only ones Frank offended with this insensitive comparison. "Uncle Tom" is a racially loaded slavery reference, and his decision to use it here was entirely inappropriate.

On The Dan Savage Vs. Brian Brown Debate: Can We Please Just Admit That We're Different?

Amy York Rubin | Posted 11.07.2012 | Gay Voices
Amy York Rubin

This is the wrong debate and the wrong fight, because it's based on the false premise that we have to prove our sameness in order to be granted equal rights. That's a real problem for us.

Brian Brown Slams Dan Savage After Controversial After-Dinner Debate

Posted 08.24.2012 | Gay Voices

Dan Savage's after-dinner debate with Brian Brown of the National Organization for Marriage this week was perhaps most striking for its overall civili...

The Great Debate: Dan Savage Talks Gay Marriage, LGBT Rights With NOM's Brian Brown

Posted 08.22.2012 | Gay Voices

Brian Brown of the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) finally took Dan Savage up on his invitation for an after-dinner debate on same-sex marria...

BibliFact Roundup: Southern Baptists And Pacquiao vs. Savage On Sex And Marriage

Timothy Beal | Posted 09.01.2012 | Religion
Timothy Beal

The problem in political discourse these days is that too many on the right and the left operate with simplistic assumptions about the Bible that just don't hold up when you read it thoughtfully.

Dan Savage And The Other, Uglier F-Word

Justin Sedor | Posted 08.26.2012 | Gay Voices
Justin Sedor

The context in which he uses the word suggests not only that Savage meant to demean and degrade, but that he meant to demean and degrade by comparing GOProud to a particular set of gay men (bottoms) and all those who enjoy receiving penetrative sex.

Dan Savage Calls Conservative Gay Group 'F—gots' For Romney Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 06.21.2012 | Gay Voices

When Dan Savage, the gay-rights advocate and sex columnist known for his brand of straight talk, is angry, don't expect him to hide it. On Wednesda...

Crystal Bell

Dan Savage On The 'Savage U' Finale & His 'Rivalry' With Dr. Ruth

HuffingtonPost.com | Crystal Bell | Posted 06.19.2012 | TV

For over 20 years, Dan Savage has been dishing out sex and relationship advice to anyone that cares to listen. So when MTV asked him to hit the road a...

WATCH: Dan Savage Crushes Rom-Com Fantasies

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 06.12.2012 | TV

Does love at first sight really exist on a college campus? According to sex columnist Dan Savage, the answer to that question is a resounding no. ...

Solving The Bible's Gay Problem

Staks Rosch | Posted 08.11.2012 | Gay Voices
Staks Rosch

Instead of trying to make the Bible say something other than what it clearly says, Christians can just reject that the Bible has any kind of moral authority to begin with.

MTV Orders Another 'It Gets Better' Special

Posted 08.11.2012 | TV

MTV is casting a follow-up to its "It Gets Better" special, featuring LGBTQ journalist and activist, Dan Savage, who co-created the It Gets Better Pro...

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Winner Sharon Needles Coming To D.C.

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.06.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- America's Next Drag Superstar does not look like the other drag superstars. When season 4 of "RuPaul's Drag Race" began, Sharon Needles ...

Dan Savage Makes Unusual Offer To NOM President For Bible Debate

Posted 05.22.2012 | Gay Voices

It looks like Dan Savage is taking the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) President Brian Brown up on his offer for a Bible debate -- and the ou...

Dan Savage Slammed Again: Group Demands Apology After Activist's 'Anti-Catholic' College Speech

Posted 05.08.2012 | Gay Voices

A religious group are once again fuming over Dan Savage, after video footage that shows the outspoken lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) ri...

Last Week In Crazy

Posted 05.07.2012 | Comedy

Another week, another crop of people making the news for opening their mouth (or worse) and getting attention for the regrettable things that come out...

Dear Rabbi Shmuley, Can You Leave Dan Savage Alone?

Chaim Levin | Posted 07.03.2012 | Religion
Chaim Levin

To compare Savage to people who are filled with such hatred is absurd and reminiscent of the disturbing trend to misrepresent anti-bullying activists as bullies themselves.

Dan Savage, Bullying and the Truth about Gays and the Bible

John Shore | Posted 06.30.2012 | Religion
John Shore

Besides the fact that he was raised in a devoutly Catholic home and is the country's leading gay activist, who is Dan Savage to say anything at all about the ages-old Christian condemnation of gay people?