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Glitter Bomb

The History of Glitter

Christine Stoddard | Posted 01.11.2017 | Women
Christine Stoddard

Drag queens flaunt it. Fairies sprinkle it. Little girls adore it. You couldn't have survived the '90s club scene without it. It's called glitter and it's got a history just like anything else.

Girl Teaches Her Dad A Lesson With Epic Glitter-Bomb Prank

The Huffington Post | Taylor Trudon | Posted 01.26.2015 | Teen

What's the best way to get your dad to stop snooping through your mail? Send him a surprise glitter bomb, naturally. "My dad always reads my mail ...

Poll Position: Is Glitter-Bombing Fabulous Or Foolish?

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Today we kick off our brand new series, Poll Position. In an effort to ignite even more conversation on HuffPost Gay Voices, every Friday we'll be...

Jason Linkins

How About We All Agree To Stop Glitter-Bombing People? | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.09.2012 | Politics

From time to time during the campaign season, the candidates vying for the GOP nomination have been set upon by marriage equality activists at public ...

WATCH: Ron Paul Glitter Bombed

Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul is the latest politician to fall victim to the glitter bomb. Paul was showered with sparkles as he left ...

LOOK: Rick Santorum Glitter-Bombed After South Carolina Speech

Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

As Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum finished his speech on Saturday following his third-place finish in the South Carolina primary, he ...

Amanda Terkel

Rick Santorum Responds To Glitter Bombing | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Dec. 30, a man threw glitter on Rick Santorum at a campaign stop in Johnston, Iowa, yelling, "Stop the hate! Taste the rainbow!" The ...

Chaos In New Hampshire: Bipartisan Group Rallies Against Marriage Equality Repeal While Candidate Is Glitterbombed

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A New Hampshire-based advocacy group is speaking out against the ongoing threats by conservative lawmakers to repeal the state's marriage equality law...

The Glitterati Strikes Again: Karl Rove And Republican Congressman Glitter Bombed By Gay Rights Activists

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Today the Glitterati, a group of activists who have become infamous for glitter bombing anti-gay politicians, struck again. This time their victims...

The Glitter Bomber Speaks: A New Generation Feels the Rainbow

Nick Espinosa | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nick Espinosa

It's surprising to see how many people have made the assumption that as a person who is fighting for LGBT equality, I must be gay. I am simply of a generation that will not tolerate bigotry and hatred toward any group of people.

Jason Linkins

Late Returns: Newt's Slow To Re-Up In Iowa | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

Newt Gingrich said last week that he was feeling "liberated" now that nearly everyone who originally signed on to work for his campaign has abandoned ...

Sam Stein

Pawlenty Gets Glitter-Bombed By Gay And Women's Rights Activists | Sam Stein | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- First they targeted former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. Now the glitterati have struck former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty, in hopes ...