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How To Support The Gay Kids In Your Life

By Rick Clemons for YourTango.com. I'm 50, I'm gay, and I was once a confused, mixed up, hormones-raging male teen, shamefully hiding my truth. Not only was I dealing with unfortunate physical mani…

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10 Sarcastic Reasons To Not Come Out Of The Closet

By Rick Clemons for YourTango.com. In honor of National Coming Out Day, I thought I'd stir up the pot and go a little rogue. You see, there are times that, as the Coming Out Coach, I think it's wro…

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12 People Who Should Know You’re Gay

By Rick Clemons for YourTango.com. On the scale of "cake walk" to "real drag", my coming out was a cupcake in need of some icing on the cake. It wasn't horrendous and it wasn't blissful; a common s…

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33 Quotes About LGBT People (Video)

Got three minutes to spare? This video, created by Queer of the Year, highlights 33 quotes on LGBT people and rights in less than 201 seconds. The quotes range from historical to modern, and humor…

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Gay Male Penguins to Begin Fatherhood Together

By Janet McCulley, Animal Planet Inca and Rayas, two male penguins, have always wanted to begin a family together. For more than six years, Inca and Rayas would build a nest, hoping an egg would …

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Boys Will Be Pink Boys: Unconventional Gender Identity

As it has been pointed out to me numerous times, I like to write about gender issues on this blog. Some assume I do it because it is provocative and progressive, or that maybe I struggle with such…

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Glee: Does It Get Teen Life Right?

Have you seen Glee? Admittedly I have seen it (more than once, or even thrice) and, up to this point, have been putting off the inevitable, which is writing about it. Not because I dislike the show, b…

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What Do Gay Frogs Tell Us About Our Water…and Ourselves?

The documentary film March of the Penguins, when released a few years back, was met, almost universally, with acclaim and collective praise. The film, which went on to make oodles of cash, documented …

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It Gets Better, But Can Gay Teens Wait When The Rainbow is Not Enough?

Just by taking a quick look at the headlines, it has been a brutal and heartbreaking few weeks for gay and lesbian teens in this country. There was the well-publicized death of Rutgers student Tyler…

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Prenatal Drugs to Prevent Lesbianism?

Sometimes I read things that get my dander up with such ire that I simply have to write about them, if for no other reason than to diffuse the charge. This is one of those posts. Apparently, some…

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