Myspace may not be as popular as it once was, but it's how Aaron and Ben found each other, married, and eventually started a family. It's been a year since first-time dads Ben and Aaron Ptashinsky-Skinner adopted now 1-year-old Charlotte. And since then, they've been stopped numerous times by people who are full of praise for the family and want to hear their story.
New laws sent a signal that social norms have changed and discrimination is no longer tolerated, writes Dario Sansone. Progress towards marriage equality within the U. InMassachusetts became the first state to legalise same-sex marriage.
Archives RSS. The two married in Oklahoma on Sunday, November 16th. Smid has been living as an out gay man for several years now, and he's been in a relationship with McQueen for one year.
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MEMPHIS - IT was the sort of confession that a decade ago might have been scribbled in a teenager's diary, then quietly tucked away in a drawer: "Somewhat recently," wrote a boy who identified himself only as Zach, 16, from Tennessee, on his personal Web page, "I told my parents I was gay. But what grabbed the attention of Zach's friends and subsequently of both gay activists and fundamentalist Christians around the world who came across the entry, made on May 29, was not the intimacy of the confession. Teenagers have been outing themselves online for years, and many of Zach's friends already knew he was gay.
I saw reports a few days ago that someone had dug into their bag of cyber-dirty tricks and hacked John McCain's MySpace page. The alleged hacker supposedly changed an image on the Republican presidential candidate's site to say that he now fully supported gay marriage, "particularly marriage between passionate females". Well, colour me surprised.
Thursday, May 3, When signing up for an account on MySpacea popular social networking site, and filling out the "Background and Lifestyle" area of your profile, if you are a gay male MySpace doesn't list that as a possible sexual orientation. When selecting the option for your sexuality or homosexualityyou can select amongst " bisexual ", " lesbian ", " straight ", "not sure" or "no answer," but there is no option to select " gay.