Topic: Neil Patrick Harris

Party Favors: Nobody Likes A Sucky Wedding!

Party Favors: Nobody Likes A Sucky Wedding!

Five ways to ensure your wedding does not suck. -The Hairpin

The six coolest famous gay dads, of which Neil Patrick Harris is obviously one. -YourTango

Horrible: Egypt admits to administering “virginity tests” on detained protestors. -Double X

You can’t import Italy’s coffee culture. -MyDaily

Why would Ellen DeGeneres & Portia DeRossi get rid of this lavish house?! -ShelterPop

South Korea to Fendi: “Psyche!” -Styleite

A brief history of red pants, from Kanye West to Alexa Chung to the cover of that Loverboy album. -StyleList

Celebrities love panama hats. -Celebuzz

“From super stingers to gentle helpers:” do lip plumpers really work? -Birchbox

8 summer shorts for under $20. -College Candy

Kelly Osbourne wore a sheer polka-dot dress that retails for $60. -Betty Confidential

The Heart Monitor: It Really Does Get Better

The Heart Monitor: It Really Does Get Better

A few weeks ago, Dan Savage started a movement online called It Gets Better. Inspired by the tragic suicides of young boys who were accused of being gay, he created a Youtube channel to give homosexuals an outlet to express their own lives, their own coming-out processes, and their own way of overcoming the ignorance.

It Gets Better hit critical mass when pastor Jim Swilly, a “megachurch” bishop publicly announced he is gay. He told his local news affiliate: “As a father, think about your 16-, 17-year-old killing themselves. I thought somebody needed to say something.” It was a moving speech. I wondered what took him so long to come out of the closet. More »