Pose Star Ryan Jamaal Swain Opens Up About His Stepfathers Homophobic Abuse

In a recent interview The Daily Beast, star of FX's smash hit Pose Ryan Jamaal Swain talks life, love coming out and dealing with his stepfather's anti gay stance growing up.  

“I’m getting close to what makes me happy and drives me,” Swain said. “I’ve always known, unconsciously, that I’m here for a reason. Whatever I’m about to do with my life, I want it to impact people.”

Grandmother Sent To Men's Prison After Police Think She's Transgender

Fior Pichardo de Veloz, a grandmother arrested in Miami, suffered a serious indignity at the hands of the Miami-Dade County Corrections Department: jailers booked her as a man and she spent nearly 10 hours in a holding cell surrounded by leering inmates.

Her shame was compounded when a federal judge threw out her lawsuit, saying the jail staffers were protected from a trial for negligence.

Neighbors Refused To Call Police As Gay Couple Beaten and Stabbed Outside Home

A gay couple said they were the target of a hate crime outside their central Las Vegas home.

Charles Clements said two people ambushed him and his boyfriend, Vincent, sending them both to the hospital.

Charles was hit in the head. He was released Friday morning. On the phone, Vincent told FOX5 he was released from University Medical Center on Friday night. But he is still in a lot of pain. He has two broken ribs and a punctured lung.

Thursday night, Charles picked up Vincent from work at Walmart. Little did they know two people were following them home.

Tumblr To Ban All Adult Content Starting December 17th

Tumblr, one of the oldest and largest blogging platforms on the web, has announced it will ban adult content. Starting Dec. 17, “adult content will not allowed on Tumblr, regardless of how old you are,” said a post on the Tumblr Help Center. If users find any adult content, they can report it for Tumblr, who can take down the content or ban or purge the account. Tumblr blogs that have been labeled as “explicit” will also have to abide by the new rules.

JayWill Claims Blameitonkway Is Still Stealing His Ideas, Calls Him Out Of Shape

It appears there may not be enough room in the world for two ratchet female alter egos.  Jay Will has long made it known that he feels BlameitonKway based his "Titi" persona off of his "Kandie" persona and has stolen everything from skits, music wardrobe and wigs.  In an instagram post he appears to have had enough after Kway debuted a new video featuring a look Will has previously worn as Kandie.  He writes:

Getting Over Your F*ck Boy Ex Once and For All

Nothing worse than finding out someone you thought you were going to spend the rest of your life with, or at least make it until Valentine's Day is nothing more than a f*ck boy.  Everything about ending a relationship is difficult. There’s the anxious build-up, the actual gut-wrenching conversation, and then the fallout with the exchanging of the things and the returning of the keys and all the other mind-f***ing events that remind you this person you were once happy with is no longer in your life.

Baltimore Police Search For Trans Woman's Killer

Baltimore Police have offered a reward for anyone who may have information on the death of a trans woman known as Tydie.

Tydie was shot while on the 1900 block of West Lanvale Street in West Baltimore on November 26 around 4.15 am local time. She died of her injuries two days later.

The circumstances of the shooting are unclear, but Balitmore police is investigating it as a homicide.

Uber Passenger Arrested For Pulling D*ck Out, Asking If Driver Wanted To Touch It

Police arrested a Coralville man after he allegedly exposed himself to an Uber driver Wednesday morning. 

Christopher Wayne Jensen, 27, allegedly got into the front seat of an Uber he called for on the morning of July 19, according to a report. Police say during the ride, Jensen pulled out his penis and masturbated in front of the driver.

Jensen asked the driver, "do you want to touch it?" according to the complaint. Police say the Uber driver stopped and told Jensen to leave the car. 

Former President George Bush Dead At 94

George H.W. Bush, who in one term as president reasserted the U.S. as the world's lone superpower, rallying an international coalition against Iraq's Saddam Hussein in the first Gulf War and presiding over the fall of the Berlin Wall and subsequent collapse of the Soviet Union, died on Friday. He was 94.

The announcement of his passing was made in a statement by former President George W. Bush.

DC Clerk Refuses To Perform Marriage Because of "Foreign Country" ID From New Mexico

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A District of Columbia clerk and a supervisor refused to accept a New Mexico man’s state driver’s license as he sought a marriage license because she and her supervisor believed New Mexico was a foreign country.

Gavin Clarkson told the Las Cruces Sun-News it happened Nov. 20 at the District of Columbia Courts Marriage Bureau as he tried to apply for a marriage license.

After approaching the clerk for a license and showing his New Mexico ID, Clarkson said the clerk told him he needed an international passport to get the marriage license.


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