Posts Tagged ‘gay’

Clay Aiken Comes Out!…

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

CELEBRITY NEWS

Clay Aiken comes out: ‘Yes, I’m gay’

 

 

‘Idol’ runner-up says ‘I cannot raise a child to lie or to hide things’

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The Associated Press
Sept. 24, 2008
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NEW YORKClay Aiken appears on the cover of the latest People magazine holding his infant son, Parker Foster Aiken, with the headline: “Yes, I’m Gay.”

 

The 29-year-old former American Idol runner-up, multiplatinum recording artist and Broadway star credits his son, conceived by in-vitro fertilization with friend and producer Jaymes Foster, with making him realize that he could no longer hide his homosexuality from the world.   (click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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Obit…John Burnside

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

John Burnside dies at 91; gay rights activist, teleidoscope inventor

 

 

John Burnside, right, with his partner Harry Hay

 

By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times Staff Writer
September 18, 2008

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John Burnside, the inventor of a kaleidoscope-like device called the teleidoscope and an early gay movement activist who was the longtime partner of the late gay rights pioneer Harry Hay, has died. He was 91.   (click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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