The Bawl Before the Brawl, Eh?

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Christina proposes to girlfriend Alicia at last night's hockey game between the Ottawa Senators and Toronto Maple Leafs. Now stop all this loving and let the players get to fighting already.

Tokyo Disneyland Says "I Do" to Gay Marriage

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Tokyo Disneyland Says "I Do" to Gay Marriage
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Although gay marriage has no official status in Japan, this week Tokyo Disneyland announced it would begin allowing same-sex couples to wed on their property. This decision came after 27-year-old Koyuki Higashi inquired if it would be permitted for her to marry her partner there. This announcement is considered groundbreaking in a country where homosexuality is still a taboo topic. Via The Guardian:

Higashi and her partner have visited Disneyland to break their good news to Mickey Mouse, but have yet to set a date for the wedding. "Mickey first looked surprised to hear that we are a couple of girls," she said on her blog. "But we said we were there to thank him … and he celebrated with us."

Disney really does make dreams come true!

2-Men X-Men Wedding

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2-Men X-Men Wedding
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Marvel has released the cover of Astonishing X-men #51 in which their first openly-gay character, Northstar, weds longtime boyfriend Kyle. That's nice and all, but I'm more concerned that it looks like Iceman and Storm are totally late to the ceremony! Look guys, just because you're mutants doesn't mean you can just waltz, slide, or fly in whenever you feel like it!

Apple-y Ever After from Ben & Jerry's

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Apple-y Ever After from Ben & Jerry's
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Ben & Jerry's has renamed their apple pie flavor to "Apple-y Ever After" in support of same-sex marriage. As if I needed another excuse to buy a pint...