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Homophobic Tweets

LOOK: Shonda Rhimes Shuts Down Tweeter Who's Upset With Gay Sex Scenes

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 10.20.2014 | Gay Voices

Over the weekend, a tweeter complained to Shonda Rhimes that "gay scenes" in the TV shows "Scandal" and "How to Get Away with Murder" were "too much."...

The Enemy Within

William Dameron | Posted 06.17.2013 | Gay Voices
William Dameron

I watched the news and concentrated on the positive: the outpouring of love, the strangers helping strangers and the marathoners finishing the race and running directly to Mass General Hospital to give blood. This was Boston and her people at their finest. And then I read this tweet.

Is Atlanta Falcons' Roddy White Homophobic?

Posted 04.12.2012 | Gay Voices

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White is taking some heat in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) blogosphere for a bizarre series of...

Translating Hate

Christopher Hennessy | Posted 05.23.2012 | Gay Voices
Christopher Hennessy

In a span of 24 hours, about a hundred tweets took the "#ToMyUnbornChild" message and turned into anti-gay vitriol so heinous I couldn't stomach it. I became determined to take back these words of hate, so I began cutting and pasting words from the tweets to create poems.

#ToMyUnbornChild Twitter Trend Sparks Homophobic Tweets

Posted 03.16.2012 | Gay Voices

In what can be seen as a disturbing sign of the times, a seemingly harmless Twitter trend quickly descended into a flurry of homophobic statements fro...

Homophobic Tweets: See Which Stars Have Used Alleged Gay Slurs On Twitter

Posted 11.18.2011 | Gay Voices

The advent of microblogging has undoubtedly made the role of celebrity publicist more challenging than ever before. With Twitter and other popular...