Written by Instinct Staff | Tuesday, 19 February 2013
Tags: california lawmakers
, senator ricardo lara
, equality california
, boy scouts
, tax exemption
, sexual orientation
, gender identity
Wow! In a bold move that, if passed, will certainly provide incentive for groups to embrace equality, California State Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Long Beach) and Equality California, today, announced the introduction of new legislation that would remove a state tax exemption for any youth group, that discriminates against members and leaders on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
And yep, that includes the Boy Scouts.
More after the jump. FULL STORY
Written by Instinct Staff | Wednesday, 13 February 2013
Tags: hump day hotties
, primal instinct
, max and charlie carver
, desperate housewives
, teen wolf
Max and Charlie Carver (of Desperate Housewives fame) are returing to our radar to put some dirty rumors to bed. After a Teen Wolf fan complained that there won't be any shirtless studs on the third season, the show decided to flex some muscle to wrestle the worries to the ground.
"Here's hoping this photo puts those ugly rumors to rest," writes a Teen Wolf rep on its Tumblr page.
Feel better now?
Written by Instinct Staff | Tuesday, 29 January 2013
, mental illness
Results from a new study out of the University of Montreal find that openly-gay LGB folks are more relaxed than our closeted counterparts, but it's the comparison to the mental fitness of heterosexuals that might be the real shocker!
Written by Instinct Staff | Thursday, 24 January 2013
Tags: manti te'o
, ronaiah tuiasosopo
Katie Couric's big scoop interview with embattled Notre Dame football star Manti Te'o airs today. During it, we get our first listen at voicemails left by Manti's infamous girlfriend, Lennay Kekua, shortly before her "death." Apparently, Manti's gay friend Ronaiah Tuiasosopo was the one behind the hoax the entire time and developed "intense feelings" for the athlete during the entire episode.
Written by Instinct Staff | Tuesday, 18 December 2012
Tags: john boehner
, lgbt leaders
, task force
, same sex
A coalition of LGBT leaders has sent a letter to Speaker John Boehner demanding that he immediately stop using millions of taxpayer funds to keep the Defense of Marriage Act alive in courts.
Written by Instinct Staff | Thursday, 29 November 2012
Tags: didier jambart
, french court
, gay sex addict
, parkinson's disease
, side affects
The next time we get slut shamed, we're totally going to blame it on our "medicine."
A French appeals court has upheld a ruling ordering GlaxoSmithKline to pay €197,000 ($255,824) to a supposedly heterosexual, married man with children who claims that a drug given to him to treat Parkinson's Disease turned him into a 'gay sex addict'.
More after the jump.