President Barack Obama speaks at Knox College on July 24, 2013 in Galesburg, Ill. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama And McCain: Washington’s Newest Odd Couple

There was no conciliatory phone call, no heart-to-heart talk to soothe the tensions.


This fall, the number of gay and bisexual characters on television will be the most to date.  (Getty Images)

Study: Number Of Gay And Bisexual TV Characters At Highest-Ever Level

The number of gay and bisexual characters on scripted broadcast network TV is at its highest-ever level in the season ahead, according to the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation. The total on cable television is also going up.