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WATCH: Ricky Martin Speaks About His Sexuality

Entertainment Weekly | Posted 10.11.2011 | Celebrity

Latin heartthrob Ricky Martin sold more than 60 million albums during his run at the top of the charts in the late 1990s and early 2000s, with hits su...

HuffPost Religion Roundup: July 31 - Aug 7

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 10.07.2011 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Moral Debt, Prayer, Abortion, Evolution, Homosexuality, Scripture, Wisdom, and Gabby Giffords -- it has been a busy week on HuffPost Religion.

I'm With Stupid: Pride (In the Name of Heterosexual Love)

Todd Hartley | Posted 10.05.2011 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I'm fully aware that more than a few people out there will heartily disagree with the following statement, but it's something I've felt for a while no...

Baptists And Sexuality: A Time Of Ferment?

Rev. Cody J. Sanders | Posted 10.03.2011 | Religion
Rev. Cody J. Sanders

Baptists have been talking a lot about sexuality lately. And for once, I'm slightly more hopeful and impressed than I am frightened and appalled. Though, the messages are still mixed.

Sexual Anarchy and Other Worries

W. Hunter Roberts | Posted 10.01.2011 | Religion
W. Hunter Roberts

We can stand for love and responsible relationships, in all its shapes and sizes, as a positive moral force, or risk losing the gains of the past half-century to fear and control.

WATCH: Funny Or Die Spoofs The Bachmanns

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 09.18.2011 | Comedy

Despite his wife's very public anti-homosexual stance, Marcus Bachmann has been setting off a few comedians' gaydar as of late. Both the gay repre...

Michele and Marcus Bachmann on Homosexuality (VIDEO)

Erin Gibson | Posted 09.18.2011 | Comedy
Erin Gibson

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Reading The Pictures: Marcus Bachmann Looking Gay?

Michael Shaw | Posted 09.17.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2011-07-18-mb.png Has Dr. Bachmann, in his and his wife's vitriol toward homosexuality, brought this flamboyant visual upon himself?

Play Based On Proposition 8 To Be On Broadway

AP | Posted 09.17.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK -- A new play about the battle over same-sex marriage in California by the Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Milk" is slated for a one-night-onl...

Can Michele Bachmann Save Me?

Michael Kimmel | Posted 09.17.2011 | Politics
Michael Kimmel

You might think that sexual orientation is a bit more intractable than simply making a choice, like deciding whether to wear black shoes or brown shoes with my new suit. And like an answer to my prayers, there's presidential candidate Michele Bachmann.

Michele Bachmann Counseling Clinic Encouraged Male Seahorses to Go Straight

Spencer Green | Posted 09.14.2011 | Comedy
Spencer Green

The counseling clinic run by Republican Presidential contender Michele Bachmann and her husband Marcus, reportedly advised male seahorses to convert from gay to straight.

A Part Of Satan?

Carol Hoenig | Posted 09.14.2011 | Religion
Carol Hoenig

When it comes right down to it, we'd all like to have a purpose, a reason for being here. Yet, when some are told that they aren't what God intended, the pain is raw, their purpose ostensibly less so.

PHOTOS: Guess The Artist: Answer Revealed!

Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts

We feared our chosen painting for this week's Guess The Artist was too easy, but yesterday a little less than 40% of you correctly identified the arti...

Gay Dating: Five Things to Consider

Greg Archer | Posted 09.12.2011 | Comedy
Greg Archer

How is it that I came out the other side of Gay Pride month more confused then ever? When you're a professional and 36 -- fine, 40 (alright 43!) -- how do you maneuver through the changing gay dating scene?

WATCH: Sassy Gay Friend Goes Greek

Posted 09.11.2011 | Comedy

Sassy Gay Friend is back, and this time he's coming to the rescue of Odysseus from Homer's "The Odyssey." It seems that the book could have been a who...

PHOTO: 'Lost' Michelangelo Found?

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts

How would you react if someone told you there was a Michelangelo in your dormitory? For at least one clergyman at the University of Oxford, the answer...

Gay People Affirmed To Be Human By United Nations

Rev. Dr. Cindi Love | Posted 09.09.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Cindi Love

I have never been more proud to be an American and a global citizen of the United Nations than on the day the United States and the majority of nation-members of the U.N. issued this declaration.

Clinics Owned By Michele Bachmann's Husband Practice Ex-Gay Therapy

The Nation | Mariah Blake | Posted 09.07.2011 | Politics

In the summer of 2004, Andrew Ramirez, who was just about to enter his senior year of high school, worked up the nerve to tell his family he was gay. ...

Tracy Morgan's Homophobic Rant Was About Black Manhood

Irene Monroe | Posted 09.04.2011 | Entertainment
Irene Monroe

Morgan's homophobic rant is not about LGBTQ people, but rather it's about the tightly constructed hyper-masculinity of black manhood.

Is New York's Gay Marriage Truly Historic?

Elizabeth Abbott | Posted 08.28.2011 | New York
Elizabeth Abbott

Gay people have always been around, and in eras when homoeroticism was viewed more matter-of-factly, as in ancient Egypt, various Greek city states, and the Roman Empire, there is evidence of same-sex unions, and perhaps marriage.

WATCH: Disappointing Gay Best Friend

Posted 08.28.2011 | Comedy

'Disappointing Gay Best Friend,' our favorite series of web shorts about holding your friends to unrealistic expectations, is back for its second seas...

Evangelicals And The New Wave Of Gay Acceptance

Jonathan Merritt | Posted 08.25.2011 | Religion
Jonathan Merritt

Calls for reforming the community's engagement of homosexuality are, I think, having an effect. In my observation, evangelicals increasingly are fed up with the way the Christian church has often spoken to and about gays and lesbians

Stage Door: Unnatural Acts

Fern Siegel | Posted 08.24.2011 | Arts
Fern Siegel

Harvard University has its share of shameful secrets -- one is the basis of the play Unnatural Acts, now at the Classic Stage Company. It addresses th...

Confessions Of A Gay Christian Country Singer

Chely Wright | Posted 08.24.2011 | Religion
Chely Wright

The very root of who I am and the core of what Country Music seems to be about is honesty, openness and accessibility. But I had to close myself off in order to survive.

When Your Religion Violates Your Moral Sensibilities

Andrew Pessin | Posted 08.20.2011 | Religion
Andrew Pessin

Religions change and evolve. They change and evolve when the human beings who espouse them drive those changes. And such human beings could well include you, with your dissonant moral beliefs.