MICHAEL SAM MEETS THE PRESS, HANDLES THE GAY QUESTIONS LIKE A PRO

NFL prospect Michael Sam met the press on Sunday for the first time since coming out as gay, saying he wants to be known as “Michael Sam the football player, not Michael Sam the gay football player,” and by several accounts he handled the media with aplomb. Sam appeared at a press conference in Indianapolis…

FORBIDDEN FRUIT: THE ‘MAN PERIOD’ IS REAL

I knew what kind of day it was going to be when I could hear my roommate’s distinctive gravelly voice piercing through the walls of our apartment. I hadn’t slept much that night as it was, and it felt as if my snooze button expired every ten seconds instead of minutes. As I walked to…

DESMOND TUTU PLEADS WITH UGANDAN PRESIDENT TO STRENGTHEN HUMAN RIGHTS

South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu today (23 February) pleaded with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni to use the debate on the controversial Anti-Homosexuality Bill as a ‘catalyst’ for improvements to human rights in the country. The 82-year-old anti-apartheid champion said improving other areas of law would provide families and children with more protection than criminalising ‘acts…

TODAY IS LOVE YOUR PET DAY!

It’s Love Your Pet Day! Today is the official day for pampering your pet with a little extra love and affection to show them just how much you care.