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Government releases report about Orgasm-inducing mind control weapon

A US government agency has released a report about an electromagnetic weapon which can force people to orgasm.<p>The Washington State Fusion Centre …

There is no homophobia in the animal kingdom

Think being gay is unnatural? Then look no further than the animal kingdom, where homosexuality is very common. Studies suggest that around 1,500 …

Scientists Modify Viruses with CRISPR to Kill Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

CRISPR-Powered Viruses<p>Earlier this month, the annual CRISPR 2017 conference was held at Montana State University. Attendees were the first to hear …

Gay Guys: You're Douching Wrong

The common misperception in the gay community is that you need to douche before sex. Doctors say it could wreck your colon instead.<p>Like many bottoms, my gay friend George* has a harrowing story about using an enema before anal sex. "I had met a guy on Grindr," he said. "I get to his place and ring …

Family Throws Stunning Senior Cat Lavish Quinceañera for Her 15th Birthday Complete with Custom Gown

It’s important to respect your elders, whether they be humans, dogs, cats or hamsters.<p>Angel Olavarria and his family went and above beyond to show …

3 Decades Later, ‘The Watchmen’ Is Still Changing DC Comics

Alan Moore’s subversion of the superhero genre, the 1987 graphic novel, <i>Watchmen</i>, has cast a longer shadow over the DC comics universe than anyone could have foretold. Last year it was revealed that characters and events from that story were responsible for the upset in continuity known as DC’s “New …

Gerard Way's Comic Book Romance

The former My Chemical Romance frontman weighs in on Young Animal, DC Comics, and his game-changing jump into sequential art.<p>To understand where the future of comics is headed, look to where it seems most avant-garde, like the new run of <i>Doom Patrol</i>, a superhero comic with a gyro on the cover; or</i> …

Intersex rights

Children born with in-between sex development are subject to surgeries that many believe violate their human rights<i>By Alice Dreger</i> Read at Aeon

Judge Grants Oregon Resident the Right to Be Genderless

History was quietly made in Oregon this month when a judge granted a Portlander's request to become genderless.<p>Patch, a 27-year-old video game designer, is likely the first legally agender person in the United States.<p>The Multnomah County Court granted Patch a "General Judgment of Name and Sex …

Zelda, Mass Effect and Horizon all struggle with introducing their trans characters

It could have gone better<p>The past month of AAA video game releases might be the most interesting I have ever experienced as a trans woman, meaning someone who was designated male at birth but is now living as female. While far from perfect in execution, I can point out three trans characters in …

This woman's boss walked her down the aisle at her same-sex wedding when her father refused — and you NEED to watch the beautiful video

When Jennifer came out to her parents, they refused to accept her sexual orientation — and they definitely didn’t approve of her relationship with …

LGBTQI

Laverne Cox Says She Didn't Enjoy Male Privilege as Feminist Author Claims

“My gender was constantly policed. I was told I acted like a girl and was bullied and shamed for that,” says “The Trustee” actress<p>Laverne Cox …

What a 90s Anime Taught Me About Gender Fluidity

‘Ranma ½’ was full of nudity and gender swapping, and helped form my young queer identity. It would probably be protested off the air today.<p>I must have been six years old the first time I ever saw <i>Ranma ½</i>. At the time I didn't know why I was so drawn to this Japanese anime that featured a character …

Brain Activity Has Been Recorded as Much as 10 Minutes After Death

Doctors can't explain it.<p>Doctors in a Canadian intensive care unit stumbled on a very strange case last year - when life support was turned off for …

Her father refused to, so woman's boss walks her down the aisle to marry her bride

Being gay can be especially tough in some conservative Asian cultures, but supportive workplaces can make all the difference.<p>This video posted by …

We have found a dog who is exactly us when being startled

We all love our dogs. We spend so much time feeding them, grooming them, training them, cuddling them, playing with them — and it’s all totally worth …

Why A Seattle-Area Mosque Barred Anti-Trans Activists

Just Want Privacy thought that mosques would be the perfect places to drum up support for an anti-trans initiative in Washington state. But they were …

LGBTQI

95-year-old comes out as gay and melts all our hearts

It's never too late to accept yourself.<p>In his latest video, popular Youtuber Davey Wavey sat down with 96-year-old Roman, who shares his beautiful …

Anti-LGBT 'Religious Freedom' Order Still Coming, Says Trump Transition Aide

Donald Trump’s “religious freedom” executive order — actually a license to discriminate against LGBT people and others — is still very much alive and …

Donald Trump

The Texas trans boy forced to wrestle girls exposes the illogic of anti-trans policy.

A transgender boy won the girls’ state wrestling championship in Texas on Saturday after the league forbade him from competing against other boys. …

Transgender Boy Becomes Girls' Texas HS Wrestling Champ--Now, People Are Pointing at Drug-Related Double Standard

Over the weekend, a 17-year-old transgender boy won the Texas high school girls' wrestling championship.<p>17 year old High school #transgender …

How to Make a Narrow Hem with a Neat Corner

Finishing the corners when you're making a narrow hem can be a challenge. Making a perfect 90˚ fold at each corner is one option, and often will work …

10 Space-Savings Hacks for a Completely Clutter-Free Home

More is not always merrier, especially went it comes to a tidy home. Sure, you might love having an extensive supply of mugs or magazines on hand, but as stuff accumulates over time it can make unwanted messes creep in before you know it. And when the dust bunnies start multiplying (as they do), …

Hacking

Trump administration withdraws federal protections for transgender students

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Trump administration on Wednesday night withdrew Obama-era protections for transgender students in public schools that let them use bathrooms and facilities corresponding with their gender identity.<p>The announcement is a significant victory for opponents of the Obama …

LGBTQI

Adorable Dog Insists on Hugging Strangers During Her Daily Walks

Loving and loyal, dogs are man’s best friend for a reason. Though most canines show affection for humans with tail wags and lots of licks, Louboutina (Loubie for short), an adorable golden retriever, communicates her love through cuddly hugs.<p>The darling dog loves to embrace her owner, Cesar …

Couple Gives Loving Home to Tiny Puppy Without Front Paws Who Was Unable to Survive on His Own

Lou Robinson, founder of the animal awareness group “Warriors Educate About Rescue” (WEAR), and her husband Mark are a truly compassionate Texas …

Pets

Arnold Schwarzenegger compares Nickelback to U.S. Congress and herpes, Nickelback fights back

It isn’t easy being Nickelback. As one of the most hated bands of all time, the Canadian group have taken yet another hit, this time from former …

These are the safest cities to be LGBTQ in America

It's been more than a year since the Supreme Court's landmark <i>Obergefell v. Hodges</i> decision made same-sex marriage the law of the land — a historic …