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EXCLUSIVE: Ted Osius says Vietnam ambassadorship 'dream come true' - Washington Blade

20 Nov 14, 05:11:15

Washington Blade

EXCLUSIVE: Ted Osius says Vietnam ambassadorship 'dream come true'
Washington Blade
The gay career diplomat who will become the next U.S. ambassador to Vietnam on Wednesday spoke about his upcoming post during an exclusive interview with the Washington Blade. “It's a dream come true,” said Ted Osius. “I feel like I have been ...

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Gay diplomat confirmed as US ambassador to Vietnam - Washington Blade

18 Nov 14, 10:11:49

Washington Blade

Gay diplomat confirmed as US ambassador to Vietnam
Washington Blade
“A second openly gay, career Foreign Service ambassador is well overdue,” Guest said. “Ted's assignment and confirmation reaffirms our country's changing attitudes on sexual orientation and gender identity. It also stands to reinforce Vietnam's ...
Senate Confirms Openly Gay Foreign Service Officer as Vietnam AmbassadorTowleroad
Gay diplomat is US ambassador to VietnamGay Star News
Ted Osius confirmed as US Ambassador to VietnamThanh Nien Daily

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Why you can thank a gay, hippie Vietnam veteran for legal medical and ... - SFGate (blog)

11 Nov 14, 07:11:40

Why you can thank a gay, hippie Vietnam veteran for legal medical and ...
SFGate (blog)
One of the forefather's of modern medical marijuana, Dennis Peron, credits his time in the Vietnam War with giving him the clarity and resolve to come back home and end the war on pot. Peron founded the San Francisco Cannabis Buyers Club at the height ...

Sundance Greenlights TV Series Based On Novel Featuring Crime Fighting, Gay ... - Indie Wire (blog)

11 Nov 14, 01:11:38

Straight.com

Sundance Greenlights TV Series Based On Novel Featuring Crime Fighting, Gay ...
Indie Wire (blog)
Research I performed on the novel franchise states that "Leonard" in the title is Leonard Pine, a six-foot five, gay, black Vietnam vet burdened with major anger issues. Further... "He was raised by his uncle who shunned him after learning he was gay ...
SundanceTV Reunites 'Cold In July' Crew For Joe Lansdale Series 'Hap And ...Deadline.com

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Why Jim Webb Matters - The American Conservative

24 Nov 14, 05:11:52

Why Jim Webb Matters
The American Conservative
He was also a staunch liberal on issues like abortion and gay rights, something that would complicate any efforts by Team Hillary to use his more culturally conservative literary work to portray him as a reactionary troglodyte. ... But is impossible to ...

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The Outrageous Celibacy Requirement for Gay Blood Donors - Daily Beast

22 Nov 14, 07:11:54

Daily Beast

The Outrageous Celibacy Requirement for Gay Blood Donors
Daily Beast
Thus, perversely, the ban keeps the riskiest donors—men who have sex with men but aren't open about it—in the pool, while keeping safe, monogamous, or asexual-for-twenty-years gay men out. Obviously, the ban once made sense. It was instituted in 1983 ...

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Henry Louis Gates Finds His Roots: America-Hating Leftism - American Thinker

22 Nov 14, 07:11:10

Henry Louis Gates Finds His Roots: America-Hating Leftism
American Thinker
Imagine a world – it's easy if you try – where the western intellectual boundary of the USA is not the Hudson River, where there is no need to relentlessly propagandize for gay or progressive interests. In that world, the most famous ... I understand ...

Five memorable movies from Mike Nichols - Yahoo News UK

20 Nov 14, 06:11:31

The New Yorker

Five memorable movies from Mike Nichols
Yahoo News UK
"The Graduate" (1967) — The movie which brought Nichols his lone directing Oscar, a touchstone for the 1960s that somehow never mentioned Vietnam, civil rights or any issues beyond a general scorn for money, authority and Southern California.
The Five Most Important Films of Mike Nichols' CareerPopMatters

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Nick Damici talks about werewolf movie 'Late Phases' and 'Hap and Leonard' - Entertainment Weekly

19 Nov 14, 04:11:20

Entertainment Weekly

Nick Damici talks about werewolf movie 'Late Phases' and 'Hap and Leonard'
Entertainment Weekly
... Damici and Mickle's long-in-the-works TV show Hap and Leonard, based on Lansdale's hugely entertaining series of noir-drenched novels about a white, straight conscientious objector named Hap Collins and a black, gay Vietnam vet called Leonard Price.

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Steve Holbrook and 35 years of KRCL - QSaltLake

21 Nov 14, 02:11:33

Steve Holbrook and 35 years of KRCL
QSaltLake
December 3 will mark the 35th anniversary of “Listener Community Radio,” KRCL FM 91, broadcasting over the airwaves of Salt Lake City. All thanks to a civil rights worker, anti-Vietnam war leader, politician, environmentalist, and gay man named Stephen ...