Topics :: George Takei

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Video: Takei-Starred Spoof of 'My Husband's Not Gay' Beats TLC Audience Ratings

CULTURE | By Bobby McGuire | Jan 23
A video spoof of the TLC ratings bomb "My Husband's Not Gay" is proving to be a bigger hit with viewers than the original.

StartOut Announces Winners for 2014 StartOut Awards

CORPORATE | By EDGE | Aug 13
Advocate George Takei; CEO and world-renowned investor Dave McClure; social-mission visionary and CEO Amy Errett; and emerging tech CEO Li Han Chan to be honored as top LGBT and ally business leaders and heroes on Sept 11 in San Francisco

C.L.I.T.T. Goes Viral, Local Residents Confused

NATIONAL | By Bobby McGuire | Jul 31
An internet hoax that reports on a Tuscon, Arizona mass transit project with the racy and unfortunate (for some) acronym C.L.I.T.T. caught the eye of social media maven George Takei, and has local area officials up in arms.

Exclusive Interview with George Takei

CELEBRITIES | By Mike Halterman | Jul 5
George Takei knows what it’s like to be celebrated as an actor, as a political activist, and as an Internet sensation. Here he talks about the state of LGBT equality, about his documentary, and the upcoming Broadway debut of his musical, "Allegiance."

George Takei Honored for California Gay Pride Month

CELEBRITIES | Jun 24
Former "Star Trek" actor George Takei is being recognized by the California Legislature as part of its celebration of LGBT Pride Month.

George Takei Leads Columbus Pride Parade

NATIONAL | Jun 23
"Star Trek" actor and gay activist George Takei kicked off a gay pride parade in central Ohio.

George Takei Sees Gay Pride Beginning in Japan

INTERNATIONAL | By Mari Yamaguchi | Jun 5
George Takei said he needed courage and anger to come out as gay and to join the equal rights movement for sexual minorities in the U.S., and he hopes his Japanese counterparts will do the same to make their society more equal.

George Takei Fires Photon Torpedo at Arizona Lawmakers

CELEBRITIES | By EDGE | Feb 24
News of Arizona’s "turn away the gays" bill didn’t have to hit the far reaches of the galaxy to incur the wrath of actor and LGBT activist George Takei, who took to his blog Frida to attack the anti-gay bill awaiting the signature of Governor Jan Brewer.

Is This Universal Studios’ Show Homophobic?

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
Universal Studios Hollywood has come under fire for a live action show in which Superman is depicted as a campy gay man.

Star Trek Actor to Receive Gay Advocacy Award

NATIONAL | Aug 22
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force has announced that Star Trek actor George Takei will receive the 2013 National Leadership Award.

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