5 LGBT things you need to know today, Dec. 23

1. U.S. Air Force Major Adrianna Vorderbruggen, the first openly gay active-duty servicewoman, died in combat on the fifth anniversary of the U.S. military's official repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." 2. Th...
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Flash mob drowns out street preachers at Phoenix Pride

Phoenix flash mob

Take note, Atlanta. What's the best way to silence a group of anti-gay street preachers encroaching on your Pride celebration? Umm... a flash mob performance to Lady Gaga's “Born This Way,” obviously.

As if we needed another reminder of why we must keep fighting for LGBT equality, some street preachers in Phoenix put on quite the show over the weekend during the city's 2012 Pride festival.

“God is disgusted with you,” one of the “preachers” said during the protest. “Too ugly to get a man, aren't you?”