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When the Human Rights Campaign asked the public to help paint the town red to show support for marriage equality by changing their social media profile photos to the campaign's red equal sign, they probably didn't anticipate the myriad of interpretations it would inspire. As has probably been flooding your feeds, the social media push has spawned a vast array of takes on the now ubiquitous red square containing a whitish equal sign, some of which are pretty clever. A few even made us laugh. So, we've diligently trolled the deep, dark corners of the internet and meme underworld so you don't have to and present to you our picks for the 27 funniest or otherwise noteworthy versions of the red equality symbol.
There's only really two ways to get many of the biggest names and most well-respected actors on the planet in one room. The first way is to give out golden statues, and we just wrapped that up last week. The second way, on the other hand, is to offer them parts in a project that's too prestigious, well-written or morally important to pass up, and preferably all three. This, it seems, is how half of Hollywood was involved in this weekend's staged reading at the Wilshire Ebell of Academy Award-winning writer Dustin Lance Black's new play "8", which tells the story of the recent appeals court decision declaring gay-marriage ban Proposition 8 to be unconstitutional. More»
So now that we've dealt with that whole Debt Ceiling thing and America is back on track for 100 more years of world-leading prosperity (right?), we can finally get back to focusing on the issues that really matter. Like gay muppet marriage, obviously. More»
Tuesday, May 21
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.