5 LGBT Things you need to know today, Sept. 21

1. Single, gay, and 30? This gay writer has a bit of advice about how single folks should be dating with a purpose in their thirties. "Give the dating apps a break, perfect the art of flirting and meet someone in person. Be less willing to accept invitations to "hang out" in lieu of real dates unless your goal is to have your legs in the air and wave them like you just don't care."

2. The Alabama Supreme Court has told a woman that the Georgia adoption of her ex-partner’s three children is not valid, and that she is no longer their legal guardian, even though Georgia legally authorized it when they lived there. 

3. Two New York legislators,Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler are leading a campaign to designate Stonewall Inn as the first national park honoring LGBT history.

4.GLAAD is co-leading a nationwide campaign to celebrate bisexual awareness. September 20-26 has been designated as #BiWeek and will draw attention to the stories, challenges, and public policy concerns facing bisexual, pansexual, fluid, and queer people. In related news, Atlanta HIV/AIDS activist Khafre Kujichagulia Abif is pushing back on the mythical bisexual bridge to HIV infection.

5. VIDEO: Married couple Chris and Gabriel aka The Shures melted – some – of The UK X Factor judge’s hearts with their rendition Ellie Goulding’s "Love Me Like You Do."