John Aravosis
Follow me on Twitter: @aravosis | @americablog | @americabloggay | Facebook | Google+ | LinkedIn. John Aravosis is the editor of AMERICAblog, which he founded in 2004. He has a joint law degree (JD) and masters in Foreign Service from Georgetown (1989); and worked in the US Senate, World Bank, Children's Defense Fund, and as a stringer for the Economist. Frequent TV pundit: O'Reilly Factor, Hardball, World News Tonight, Nightline & Reliable Sources. Bio, .

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Grindr smartphone app outs exact location of gays across Iran

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Meet the nearly 200 gay Grindr users in Iran who were indentified to within 100 feet of the actual location.
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ESPN reports on gay Rams rookie Michael Sam’s showers

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The thing is, I think the reporter handled the whole thing rather well.
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Grindr security glitch exposes gay users in Uganda, Russian Kremlin

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Popular gay smartphone app Grindr reveals the precise location of its gay users to anyone with a Net connection.
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Popular gay dating app Grindr faces creepy security breach allegations

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Anyone can find a Grindr user’s near-exact location using a simple Web site. Grindr says it’s not a bug.
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If animals really looked the way kids draw them

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Dutch artist Telmo took some drawings he made at age 4, and reimagined them today as real animals and insects.
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Brain-dead teen, only capable of rolling eyes and texting, to be euthanized

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At the age of 12 Caitlin slipped into a persistent vegetative state confining her almost entirely to Facebook.
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Aaron Schock finds a new reason to show off his chest

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Schock joins other in taking the oddly-somewhat-controversial ALS challenge, involving a bucket of ice water.
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Advair, Symbicort charge Americans 5x what they charge Europeans

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Merck is even worse, charging Americans nearly 8x what it charges the French for the asthma drug Asmanex.
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Lead GOP hate group ties Robin William’s suicide to “ex-gay” therapy

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According to the Family Research Council hate group, curing gays of their homosexuality is a form of “rehab.”
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Russian anti-gay Nazi leader sentenced to 5 years NOT for his anti-gay crimes

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Maxim Martsinkevich, founder of Occupy Pedophilia, was sentenced on extremism charges unrelated to his gay crimes.
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