Morning Meme: Betty White Loves Her Gay Fans, “South Park” Does the Royal Wedding, and Who’s In Bed With Chris Colfer?

David Mixner interviews the sexy Gavin
Creel
on how being in Hair spurred his activism, amongst other things. Like
many activists, Creel never planned on it, it just happened.

Gavin Creel

Colin Hanks has
been cast as the baby faced baddie for the new season of Dexter.
I always find innocent, young psychopaths all the more chilling.

Betty White thinks the gays love her because we love old ladies. Betty,
it’s not just any old ladies, they have to earn it. And yes, it’s true, “And
when we were on live with Golden Girls on Saturday night
they’d shut down the music, stop the dancing, watch the show, then turn the
music and the dancing back on.” And we danced a little lighter because of it.

Michigan has taken being anti-gay to whole new levels, and
is in process of passing a bill that would strip universities who provide
domestic partner benefits of 5% of their funding. 
You know, because Michigan has issues with 100% employment.

The Book of MormonArnold Schwarzenegger
and Maria Shriver have split. Considering the timing, one can guess that it
might have been planned for some time before he left office, but we’ll likely
never know.

NPR is streaming the original cast recording from The
Book of Mormon
. I don’t recommend it for most offices, but I do
recommend it.

Pro tip for Brits on The X Factor: USA: Singing Take That not likely to impress American contestants, no matter how
ridiculously hot you are.

Is pink
money going to power
President Obama
to a second term? And if so, what exactly are we buying, besides
not-the-Republican?

In a bit of meta commentary, Matthew Morrison will sing a song written by Kris Allen that appears on his solo album on the season finale ofKris Allen and Matthew Morrison Glee.
I’m not sure Fox could self promote any more there without straining
themselves.

The Navy has released guidance allowing gay marriages to be performed in base chapels in
jurisdictions where they are legal. It also includes language allowing military
clergy to defer performing ceremonies that conflict with their religious
beliefs.

We still don’t know Sal’s fate on Mad Men, but Bryan Batt is set to guest star on Law & Order: Criminal Intent
as a premiere wine sommelier known as “The Nose.”

Fox has renewed Family Guy and The Cleveland Show,
dooming me to watching more gay joke projectile vomiting as part of my duties
for this website. At least I’ve still got American Dad, which had a great gay
episode this week.

Alicia SilverstoneAlicia Silverstone,
in a move fitting for her iconic role in Clueless, names her newborn son Bear
Blu
.

The House Defense committee is set to vote on a series of anti-gay amendments aimed at derailing
Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell repeal. So about those jobs you guys were going to focus
on…

Paul Thomas Anderson‘s next
film, once known as The Master, has powerful backing in Harvey Weinstein, which it’s going to need if it truly intends to
take on Scientology and L. Ron Hubbard.

YouTube is now renting movies, and they’ve started with some
seriously big name titles.

Guns ‘n’ Roses
drummer Steven Adler says he keeps
his pants on now that he’s seen Steven
Tyler’s
junk, which once had five women’s hands on it and still room for
more. Steven TylerThere’s video of him describing it that’s worth a watch.

The American Family
Association
is encouraging their members to write letters to the sponsors
of Glee, asking them not to support the gay friendly show. In
possibly the most revealing statement ever, these hate mongers say “Tolerance
is one thing, but acceptance or affirmation is another.” Hey, AFA: I don’t want
your tolerance, but I demand your respect, and your faith demands better of you.

 

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