Watch Ellen DeGeneres Surprising Detroit Kids

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Very touching video of a Detroit kid’s choir surprised by Ellen and Pharrel Williams.

Frozen at the Oscars: My Love Affair with Musicals

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Strongman and seminary graduate N.C. Harrison reflects on a satisfying Academy Awards presentation that showcased the power of song.

The Self-Arazzie. When Selfie Meets Fight Club

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Michael Stusser wants you.

Andy and Amy’s Haunted House

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It’s haunted house season. Will you fare better than this guy?

Up and Coming Good Man: James Ward

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JJ Vincent sees what determination, support, and hope can do for a young man who wants to succeed.

Boyfriend Shaves His Head to Show “Solidarity” With Cancer Stricken Girlfriend

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A gesture of love becomes an internet sensation.

Unlikely Inspiration: An Open Letter to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

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Born with Cerebral Palsy, Erin Kelly has developed a “Bring it” attitude thanks to Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Here’s her letter.

60 Reasons to be Proud in 2012

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Coming out in Hollywood in 2012 became a casual affair. Gone were the days of the “I’m Gay” cover photo.

The Science of Respect

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The story of how Erin Kelly, a successful writer with Cerebral Palsy, absorbed her biology teacher’s wisdom

Where Are the Gays Who Stand Up for Gays?

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Donald D’Haene wants to know: Where are the fearless members of the LGBTQ community?

Can Gendered Advertising Icons Affect Change?

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Emily Heist Moss wonders if advertising can be activism, or if it’s just a reflection upon society’s expectations.

What Terrorizes Americans Most: Guns or Sex?

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Lara Riscol examines how America treats sex, not violence, as the biggest threat to families and the nation.

Anderson Cooper Comes Out

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A tightrope, Cooper has walked, but now that he’s jumped and landed firmly on one side, ending years of speculation, what really will change?

Jim Parsons and Zachary Quinto: Coming Out Quietly

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Nowadays, it seems we’re barely raising eyebrows at people coming out. And that says something important about where we are as a society.

JC Penney and The Bachelor – Why You Need to Vote With Your Dollars

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Joanna Schroeder explains how your next purchase of kitchen towels may be the start of your own personal socio-political revolution.

How Gay Stars Have Come Out

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Tara Block of TrèsSugar talks about how your favorite stars made their trip out of the closet.