Same-Sex Marriage

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This Fishtown Engagement Shoot Begins at Home, But Ends Somewhere Magical

Mikey Ticzon and Brandon Ryan’s love story begins where many do: with mutual friends from college. Mikey’s roommate was dating Brandon’s best friend, and Brandon […]

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NATIONAL NEWS: NYC Mayor Calls for Boycott of Chick-fil-A

Mayor Bill de Blaso does not endorse Chick-fil-A’s stance against same-sex marriage. New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is urging residents to refrain from […]

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Papyrus Offering the Coolest Same-Sex Wedding Cards

I’m a huge fan of stationery, and, of course, after the recent Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriage, there’s been a huge influx […]

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WATCH: Cory Booker Argue for Same-Sex Marriage on Senate Floor

Just two weeks from the day the Supreme Court will hear arguments about making marriage equality legal nationwide, New Jersey Senator Cory Booker has taken […]

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Gay Couple Get Engaged on Let’s Make a Deal

I can’t stop watching this proposal on Let’s Make a Deal; it’s just so perfect and adorable in every way.  In the episode, a lederhosen-clad gentleman […]

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GAY NEWS FLASH: Presbyterian Church (USA) Changes Its Constitution to Embrace Same-Sex Marriage

The largest body of Presbyterians in the country, Presbyterian Church (USA), has voted to change the definition of marriage in its constitution to include same-sex couples. […]

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96-Year-Old Pastor Has Credentials Revoked After Officiating Gay Son’s Wedding

An all-too-familiar, all-too-unfortunate story: Chester Wenger has dedicated 65 years of his life to the Mennonite Church USA, serving as a pastor, missionary, and church leader […]

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GAY NEWS FLASH: Pittsburgh Episcopal Diocese Says Clergy Can Sign Same-Sex Marriage Certificates

Big news out of our sister city to the west. New rules out of the Pittsburgh Episcopal Diocese say clergy can now sign marriage certificates between […]


Here Are GIFs of HughE Dillon Getting Married

Congratulations are in order for Philadelphia magazine gentleman paparazzo HughE Dillon, who was married on May 24th — just a few days after a ruling […]


Ruling Expected Today in Challenge to Pennsylvania Same-Sex Marriage Ban

[UPDATE: 2: 41 p.m.] The ban has been overturned.  [Original] Have now heard from multiple independent, reliable sources that decision in PA marriage equality case […]

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Support for Gay Marriage On the Rise in Pennsylvania

Despite yesterday’s bummer (albeit expected) news that a South Philly gay couple was denied a marriage license at City Hall, there’s still reason to be […]

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Gay Couple Denied Marriage License at City Hall

On Thursday I reported that a group of same-sex couples were going to protest Pennsylvania’s gay marriage ban by strolling into City Hall to request […]

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Philly Same-Sex Couples to Request Marriage Licenses at City Hall on Valentine’s Day [UPDATE]

UPDATE [2/15/2014, 2:05 p.m.): Just got this email update from Bill Sullivan: “We rescheduled the event for Tue., Feb. 18, at 10 a.m. We’re going to room […]

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MONDAY KICKSTARTER: College Football Star Michael Sam Comes Out, Could Be NFL’s First Out Player

I trolled the web for LGBT headlines all weekend so you wouldn’t have to. Here’s what I came up with: PROGRESS REPORT College football star […]

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Wilmington Photographer Launches Indiegogo Campaign for ‘First Comes Love’ Project

When Barbara Proud celebrated her 20th anniversary with her partner Allison in 2008, it occurred to her that what she’d accomplished was … well, a […]