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Smith College Plans Committee To Address Transgender Student Applicants
Huffington Post
May 5, 2013

Smith College's gender and sexuality advocacy organization Q&A recently delivered a petition with 4,000 signatures to the university's admission's office in support of a transgender woman, Calliope Wong ...

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The Gay Imposition
Lambda Literary
April 30, 2013

Marcie B's new Lambda Literary column, replete with Marlovian references!

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Michelle Obama Syndrome: "Toned-Arm" Procedures Up 4,378 Percent
Gawker
April 30, 2013

The number of women seeking cosmetic "upper arm-lift" procedures has increased by 4,378 percent since 2000, due—many speculate—to Ms. Obama's bodacious arms:

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You Can Never Be Too Rich, Say Economists
Jezebel
April 30, 2013

Well, everybody, it appears that capitalism is the answer to all problems! Okay, well, not really, but a new economic analysis authored by Betsey Stevenson and Just Wolfers has found one basic, straightforward conclusion: More money makes you happier, and you can never have too much of it.

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When the Bard Had the Blues
Slate Magazine
April 30, 2013

“Sonnet 29” is a favorite of mine because it makes me laugh about unhappiness—my own and Shakespeare's.

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Why are dogs popular in books, and cats popular on the Internet?
Slate Magazine
April 30, 2013

Reader, if you and I can agree on anything, it's that the Internet is made of cats. But we may differ on the follow-up: What else could it be made of? When cats took over on our screens and in our minds, whose regime, exactly, did they replace? For too...

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A bi Beatle? John Lennon’s rumored gay affair
Slate
April 30, 2013

. 50 years ago this week, John Lennon went on a holiday to Spain with manager Brian Epstein. Speculation has surrounded the trip ever since. It was at Paul McCartney's 21st birthday...

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Tonypalooza
WNYC
April 30, 2013

Who's most celebrated? Who got snubbed? WNYC's complete guide to the 2013 Tony's!

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Jason Collins Comes Out: NBA Player Becomes First Openly Gay Professional Male Athlete In Major Sport
Huffington post
April 29, 2013

NBA center Jason Collins has become the first male athlete in a major professional sport to come out as gay.

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Buffalo Brunch supports LGBT community
WIVB.com
April 29, 2013

The 2013 Buffalo Brunch is being held at Salvatore's Italian Gardens Sunday afternoon to show support for the LGBT community in Buffalo and Western New York.

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