Topics :: Australia

Man Mortgages His Home To Pay For Bigger Penis

By EDGE | Sunday Jul 20, 2014
An Australian man with a "micro penis" mortgaged his home to come up with the $18,000 to $50,000 it will cost for surgeries to make his member more memorable.

Aussie Study Suggest Kids of Same-Sex Parents Healthier, Happier

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Jul 5, 2014
Children of same-sex parents enjoy better levels of health and wellbeing than others, a new Australian research suggests.

Opera Singer Calls Gays "Fecal Masses," Then Blames Husband

By EDGE | Sunday Jun 22, 2014
An opera singer who posted an anti-gay rant in which she referred to gays as "fecal masses" and encouraged violent attacks against them at a Pride parade now blames her "very religious" husband for the move.

Australia Bans Energy Drink that Causes Erections

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Apr 18, 2014
Australian health officials banned an energy drink, which calls itself "natural," after it was discovered that it contains a prescription drug used for erectile dysfunction at levels above the recommended dosage.

VIDEO: Vladimir Putin: The Unwitting Star of Sydney Gay Mardi Gras

By EDGE | Saturday Mar 1, 2014
A two kilometer parade with 10,000 sexual minority marchers and 300,000 LGBT and LGBT allied onlookers is probably the last place in the world that Russian despot and all around hate guy Vladimir Putin would want to find himself.

Australian Court Rejects Law Allowing Gay Marriage

Thursday Dec 12, 2013
Australia’s highest court struck down a landmark law that had begun allowing the country’s first gay marriages, shattering the dreams of more than two dozen same-sex newlyweds whose marriages will now be annulled less than a week after their weddings.

First Australian Gay Weddings Held in Capital City

By Rod McGuirk | Saturday Dec 7, 2013
Gay and lesbian couples from around Australia joined in fragile marriages in Canberra on Saturday under the nation’s beleaguered same-sex union laws that face a challenge in the courts within a week.

First Australian Gay Couples to Legally Marry

By Rod McGuirk | Friday Dec 6, 2013
A state lawmaker and his partner plan to fly 3,500 kilometers (2,200 miles) across Australia to become one of the nation’s first same-sex couples to legally marry at an after-midnight ceremony in the Australian capital.

Gay Weddings Allowed Before Australia Court Ruling

Tuesday Dec 3, 2013
Australia’s first same-sex weddings can take place this weekend after the nation’s highest court decided to rule next week on the law allowing gay marriage in the national capital.

Aussie PM Will Attend, But Not Support, Lesbian Sister’s Wedding

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 24, 2013
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott says that he will attend his lesbian sister’s wedding, but that he doesn’t support the marriage.