MONDAY KICKSTARTER: Queen Latifah Marries Gay Couples on the Grammys and More

I trolled the web for LGBT headlines all weekend so you wouldn’t have to. Here are some of the gems I scouted:

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Madonna sang along as Queen Latifah married 33 couples during last night's Grammy Awards. Photo courtesy of Kvork Djansezian/Getty Images.

Madonna sang along as Queen Latifah married 33 couples during last night’s Grammy Awards. Photo courtesy of Kvork Djansezian/Getty Images.

WOW: During Macklemore’s performance of “Same Love” last night at the Grammys, Queen Latifah married 33 couples — some gay — while Madonna serenaded

TSA amends screening process, will now “recognize same-sex couples and screen them together in the same way that opposite-sex couples are”

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Oklahoma lawmaker considers banning all marriage to prevent gay marriages

Kan. lawmakers to consider bill allowing discrimination based on religious beliefs

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Queen Latifah Puts NJ House Up for Sale

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The Real Estalker reports that Queen Latifah, aka Dana Owens, has listed her New Jersey home, which is about an hour and a half from Philly (and close to Asbury Park). It has a total of 23 rooms, including seven bedrooms, a sun room, an exercise room, and a home theater. There’s an Olympic-size heated Infinity pool on the nine-plus landscaped acres.

The Real Estalker is not much impressed, however, by the home’s overall “murky vernacular,” “wonky ceiling and wall angles that we can’t understand or intellectually support,” “a soul-sucking office-like dropped ceiling treatment,” and “inelegant and sorta janky looking—open-air tented pavilion along one of the long sides of the rectangular pool.”

Frank, as always. Gallery below.

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