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If the signees of an online petition get their way, you won’t be able to lick this.

Petition Calls For A Stop To The Tom of Finland Stamp

INTERNATIONAL | By EDGE | Monday Apr 21, 2014
The recent decision by the Finland postal service to roll out a series of stamps to commemorate the work of artist Tom of Findland is facing some opposition in the form of a petition calling for a halt to the soon to be miniature lickable homoerotic art.

Cokie Roberts with Ralph Reed

Christian Activists: Children Better Off Orphans Than With Gay Parents

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Apr 21
The religious right’s love affair with the anti-gay policies of Russian President Vladmir Putin continued Sunday on the weekly edition of ABC’s "This Week" when a panel of mostly conservative commentators supported the ban on gay adoption in Russia.

Hipsters in Hell: Landlord Bans Brooklyn Gay Bar

LOCAL | By EDGE | Apr 21
A Brooklyn bar owner’s Long Island landlord is banning him from turning his pub in the Greenpoint neighborhood of the borough into gay bar.

Pat Brady

Ill. GOP Replaces Six Party Officials Who Wanted To Oust Pro-Gay Marriage Leader

NATIONAL | By Kerry Lester | Apr 21
A crop of Republican officials who wanted to oust former Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady for his statements supporting same-sex marriage have been replaced in their party positions.

Federal Court To Hear Challenge to Oregon’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban

NATIONAL | By Jonathan J Cooper | Apr 21
The future of Oregon’s ban on same-sex marriage goes before a federal judge this week, and while critics will argue that it unconstitutionally discriminates against gays and lesbians, there appears to be little support for it to be upheld.

Trent Morrow of Sydney, Australia, also know as "Marathon Man" laughs as Andrea Olivo of Venezuela tugs on his cape as she has her photo made ahead of Monday’s 118th Boston Marathon, Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Boston. Morrow says Monday’s marathon will be his 200th run since Jan. 1, 2013.

After Bombs, Boston Marathon Under Tight Security

SPORTS | By Jimmy Golen | Apr 21
For the 118th edition of the world’s oldest annual marathon, security along the course will be tighter than ever.

Belgium’s Beer Buzz

FOOD/DRINK | By Raf Casert | Apr 21
The Belgian beer federation is trying to rekindle local interest in the drink with a "Proud of our Beers" public awareness campaign, including a tricolor national flag with the middle yellow turned into a glass of beer.

Gay Days Arizona May 8-12

Gay Days Arrives in Arizona

By EDGE | Apr 21
The heat is on in Arizona as Gay Days arrives in Phoenix, May 8-12, 2014. Organizers of Arizona’s inaugural year anticipate upwards of 10,000 participants at 15 different events throughout the long weekend.

Electric Cars Could Replace Horse-Drawn Carriages

PERSONAL TECH | Apr 21
New York’s famous horse-drawn carriages could be replaced by vintage electric cars as concerns grow about the welfare of the horses. If animal rights advocates get their way, horse-drawn carriages could be replaced by as many as 68 cars.

Five Easy Ways to Green Your Home

HOME | By Mike Halterman | Apr 21
There are many easy ways to make a big difference in the environment that start and stop with you and the activities you do every day in your house. Read this list and make a vow to do at least some of the things on it.

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian

Gay British Man Says He’s a Kardashianphobe

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 21
A lot of people really, really, dislike Kim Kardashian, but a gay British man has raised the bar to a new level.