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'Gay Penguin' Play Nixed In Texas School District

Posted 11.12.2012 | Gay Voices

Adorable "gay" penguins may once again be making international headlines, but one Texas school district isn't feeling the love. The Austin Statesm...

LOOK: Denmark's Gay Penguins Become Dads

Posted 11.09.2012 | Gay Voices

In what the Toronto Star describes as an "apparent world first," a Danish zoo's King penguin chick has two "adoptive" fathers. After a female peng...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert's 'Big Gay Round-Up'

Posted 12.15.2011 | Gay Voices

Stephen Colbert debuted a hilarious new segment last night titled "Big Gay Round-Up." The political satirist sounded off on a melange of current L...

Gay Penguin Pair Find Female Partners (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 12.13.2011 | Weird News

TORONTO -- It appears a female has come between one of Canada's celebrity couples. Toronto's zoo split up a pair of male penguins last month whose af...

'Gay' Penguin Couple Given Baby Chick To Raise

Posted 12.06.2011 | Gay Voices

Just weeks after the planned separation of two Toronto-based "gay" penguins for mating purposes sparked a global outcry, another same-sex avian couple...

Queer Politics for the Birds

Irene Monroe | Posted 01.21.2012 | Gay Voices
Irene Monroe

According to Bruce Bagemihl, homosexual activity occurs in more than 450 species of animals. For the religious fundamentalists, however, these findings are discarded on the premise that man can fight such instincts, whereas animals cannot.

'Gay' Penguin Couple To Be Separated In Toronto

Posted 01.07.2012 | Gay Voices

The planned separation of a "gay" penguin couple at the Toronto Zoo is causing a commotion both among zoologists and the lesbian, gay, bisexual and tr...

Scientists: Penguins Are Not Gay, They Are Just Lonely

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Penguins are not gay, despite new evidence of homosexual behaviour in the wild, they are just "same sex flirting" until they find a mate, according to...

This Week in Animals: Giant Squid, Baby Giraffes, Newborn Chinese Alligators And More! (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

HuffPost Green celebrated yet another thrilling week of animal stories. Check out some photos, watch some exciting videos, and vote on your favorite! ...

Same-Sex Penguin Couple In SF Zoo Split

UPI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Linda the penguin has split up two male penguins who lived as a nesting couple for six years at the San Francisco Zoo, caretakers said. ...

Two Gay Penguins And A Chick: German Zoo Pair Raising Baby

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BERLIN — A German zoo says a pair of gay male penguins are raising a chick from an egg abandoned by its parents. Bremerhaven zoo veterinarian J...

Gay Penguins Steal Eggs From Straight Couples

Telegraph | Last Updated: 2:06PM GMT 27 Nov 2008 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The two penguins have started placing stones at the feet of parents before waddling away with their eggs, in a bid to hide their theft. But the dec...

Gay Penguin Book, 'And Tango Makes Three,' Tops Most Objected Books List Again

Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A children's story, 'And Tango Makes Three,' about gay penguins who together raise a female chick penguin has once again topped the list of books most...