5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 12

1. The Obama administration announced a proposed rule yesterday that would ensure medical care for those in same-sex marriages regardless of whether they live in a state where gay marriage is legal (ah-hem). ...

5 LGBT stories you need to know today, March 4

1.) From swimming with sharks to "Dancing with the Stars." Diana Nyad, the lesbian world-record holding swimmer who last year became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida — a total of 110 miles — withou...
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Outspoken: 50 Cent, Billie Jean King and more…

Rapper 50 Cent

“I’m the one that’s married for 29 years. The accuser is the one that’s been single for a long time. So usually black women that look like me don’t engage in relationships like that.”

— Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll, a Republican, responding to a former staffer’s claim that she walked in on Carroll and a female aide in a sexual encounter. (WTSP.com, 10 News Tampa Bay, July 14)

“Obama is for same sex marriage. When the president is saying that, who am I to go the other way? It’s cool.”

50 Cent, speaking out on gay marriage after also being asked his reaction to fellow hip-hop artist Frank Ocean’s decision to reveal a past relationship with a man. “Anyone that has an issue with Frank Ocean is an idiot,” 50 Cent said. (BET.com, July 16)

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Outspoken: 50 Cent, Lady Gaga, John Waters and more…

“Perez Hilton calld me douchebag so I had my homie shoot up a gay wedding. wasnt his but still made me feel better.” — Rapper 50 Cent, sounding off Sept. 6 on Twitter about gay gossip maven Perez Hilton. The t...