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NEW YORK (AP) — In Steven Clay Hunter’s 23 years as an animator at Pixar, he has drawn a seven-armed octopus, a Canadian daredevil and a wheezing toy penguin. But there were scenes he never expected to animate until he began working on his short, “Out.” Hunter wrote and directed the nine-minute Pixar film, which recently […]


LOS ANGELES (AP) — Octavia Spencer will be honored by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network with its Inspiration Award at a gala later this year. The group known as GLSEN announced Tuesday that the star of “Hidden Figures and “The Help” will receive the honor at the group’s Respect Awards, presented in October […]


CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say they are conducting an internal investigation to determine the source of information leaked anonymously to media during the probe into “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett‘s claims he was attacked. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says the investigation began after Smollett was charged with felony disorderly conduct last month. Investigators say Smollett staged a […]

A Nevada man is behind bars for shooting and killing his 14-year-old son for being gay according to Channel 3 News in Las Vegas. 14-year-old Giovanni Melton got shot inside his apartment when his father walked in on him and his boyfriend according Sonja James Giovanni’s foster mom on November 2, 2017. Friends and family […]

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Millennials advise The D.L. Hughely Show on the latest celebrity news occupying the top trending spots on their social media. Recently, at the Oscars, Sam Smith accepted an award and made a bit of a mistake in his speech. Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive clip! RELATED: Chris Rock Rips Hollywood In Opening Monologue + The […]

When family and friends found an uncanny resemblance between two gay men who were in love, it turned out that they were onto something. Click on the audio player to hear more of this bizarre story in this edition of The Jazzy Report on The D.L. Hughley Show! Listen to the “The D.L. Hughley Show” LIVE weekdays 3-7 […]

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Lil Boosie Badazz is not here for all the “gay sh*t” on television, as he confessed in a Instagram tirade Monday morning. Since his release from prison last year, the Baton Rouge, LA native said his primary complaint about the state of pop culture has been the gay push by all aspects of media. In […]

A North Carolina elementary school teacher resigned after he read a gay-themed children’s book to his third-grade class led to controversy. Sign Up For Our…

A North Carolina elementary school teacher resigned after he read a gay-themed children’s book to his third-grade class led to controversy. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Omar Currie read his students “King and King,” a fairy tale about a prince who ends up marrying another prince instead of a princess. According to the LA Times, […]