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ESPN‘s “Body” issue doesn’t just feature a naked Serena Williams, but some naked male jocks, too.

• In case you’re a reporter who needs to diversify your LGBT media contacts.

Mickey Rourke isn’t sorry for calling a reporter a “faggot.”

• The beating that led to Craig Cohen’s death will not be investigated as a hate crime, despite urging from friends and activists. Officials say they don’t have enough evidence.

• Has your teacher ever asked: “How would you feel about your tax dollars going to pay some black fag in New York to take pictures of other black fags?”


• Well this is curious: Homophobic Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov will join Hillary Clinton in a monument ceremony for gay poet Walt Whitman.

• Hillary Clinton insists she will not run for president again. At least not in 2012.

• Uruguay’s transgender citizens will be able to finally change their legal names.

Homophobes troll the Facebook pages of major media outlets, too.

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