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    Report: Jeremy Clarkson apologizes for gay slur in Twitter pic
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    Jeremy Clarkson may be many things to many people, but politically correct is not one of them. It is, after all, his opinionated nature that makes him who he is. But every once in a while – okay, more than every once in a while – he falls afoul of offending one group of people or ...

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    Video: Georgia man sues state for right to have gay-themed vanity license plates
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    James Cyrus Gilbert III applied to Georgia Department of Driver Services for three vanity plates for his car: 4GAYLIB, GAYPWR and GAYGUY. All three were rejected, so now Gilbert is suing the department on the grounds that his free speech is being unfairly denied. The denial itself isn't the sole ...

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    Video: GM employees contribute to "It Gets Better" project
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    It's amazing how much things can change in just a few years. Back in 2006, the American Family Association began a two-year-long boycott of Ford over the automaker's decision to market its products in gay-centric media outlets, as well as its policy of extending health insurance to same-sex ...

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    Top Gear crew responds to gay audience kerfuffle by bringing on the Village People. Sort of.
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    What to Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May all have in common with the Village People? Well, nothing really, except for the fact that all of them were present and accounted for at last Sunday's taping of Top Gear in Britain. Sort of... actually, it was four men that the BBC crew hired ...

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    REPORT: BBC says Top Gear doesn't ban gay couples from show audience
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    Is the BBC discriminating against gay couples? As is often the case, that depends on whom you ask. How so? It seems that Top Gear, the Beeb's ridiculously popular car show, has created a rule stipulating that its audience be made up of 50 percent males and 50 percent females, and at least one gay ...

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    FOLLOWUP: GM orders YouTube to remove "tasteless" gay Camaro promo video?
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    Yesterday, not long after we posted a story about a gay-centered General Motors marketing video for Chevrolet's new Camaro, the video was mysteriously pulled from YouTube. As it turns out, GM itself has copped to the disappearing act, as it reportedly ordered the popular video hosting site to yank ...

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    VIDEO: Chevrolet targets gay demographic with new Camaro marketing effort
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    Wasn't it just a couple of years ago that the American Family Association was boycotting Ford for marketing in gay-centric publications? Fast forward to today and see just how much things have changed. Last month, Chevrolet sponsored an event in Los Angeles ...

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    VW Rabbit is the new top-researched car on Gaywheels.com
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    This quarter, the Volkswagen Rabbit knocks the Toyota Yaris out of the top spot on Gaywheels.com's list of top-researched cars. The Yaris, which had hung on to the numero uno spot for the last twelve months, dropped to third place as the VeeDub managed to snag the second spot as well with the ...

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    BMW goes gay-friendly in 2008
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    Gaywheels.com was started in 2005 and has since become a unique resource for GLBT auto enthusiasts and consumers. In addition to providing original content like interviews with gay members of the industry and, of course, vehicle reviews, the site maintains a list of gay-friendly automakers which ...

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    Lexus goes after another porn-star...seriously
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    var digg_url = 'http://digg.com/autos/Lexus_Suing_another_Porn_Star'; Back in June, we brought you news that Toyota was in the process of suing a pornography firm for copyright infringement. Apparently the Japanese automaker didn't appreciate that adult film star Lexus Cash was using its luxury ...

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    Still on Top: Toyota Yaris remains most researched vehicle among GLBT community
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    Each quarter, Gaywheels.com publishes a list of their Top 10 Most Researched Vehicles, and the latest data is in, providing a market indicator for the most popular cars in the Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender (GLBT) community. The Toyota Yaris remained the most searched car among Gaywheels.com ...

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    South African website names "gayest, straightest, and sexiest" cars
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    And to think, VW/Audi is at the forefront of marketing its vehicles to LGBT audiences... In the latest round of assigning sexuality to vehicles, the Audi RS4 has emerged as the "straightest" car around in the "Alternative Car of the Year" poll, conducted by Wheels24, a South African online ...

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    Nissan and Infiniti land on list of gay friendly automakers
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    If you weren't aware, the website GayWheels.com has been compilling a list for some time now of gay friendly automakers. Entrance into the club is simple, an automaker just has to offer domestic-partner benefits to its GLBT employees regardless of where they work or live in the U.S. Nissan has ...

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    Tit for Tat between Ford and AFA
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    The American Family Association's (AFA) boycott against Ford continues with fresh new arguments being hurled by both sides. The boycott, which went into effect last year, began when the conservative Christian organization felt Ford backtracked on its promise to discontinue advertising in gay ...

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    Gaywheels.com announced Top 10 Most Researched Vehicles
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    Gaywheels.com has released a Top 10 list of the most researched vehicles on its site based on statistics gathered from April 1st through June 30th. The site acknowledges in a press release that there are many stereotypes about what the gay community drives, but that the community itself is as ...

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    Ford instructs dealers how to deal with anti-gay boycott
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    One of Ford's veepees', Al Giombetti, said in a e-mail last week to dealerships that when customers confront them about the manufacturer's advertisements in gay publications, to "listen to every customer, correct any misinformation, and ask them to support Ford." The e-mail is considered an ...

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    Ford shareholders reject proposals to drop protections for LGBT workers
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    A proposal submitted by Robert Hurley of Alton, Illinois to drop protections for Ford Motor Company's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) workers via new language that was devoid of all references to "sexual interests, activities or orientation" was shut down by a vote of 95 ...

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    Lexus joins growing list of automakers seeking gay buyers
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    Lexus is joining its Toyota stablemate Scion in directly courting gay audiences. The luxury brand's edgier, younger sibling has been in the business of marketing to gays essentially since its inception, but this will mark the first time that Lexus has directly sought the homosexual ...

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    Gaywheels.com to make use of Edmunds vehicle data
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    Just as automotive companies have specialized many of their vehicles to fill niche segments like microcars, coupes and convertibles  for DINKs (dual-income, no kids), resources for prospective buyers has branched out as well.Gaywheels.com, whose article on BMW and marketing graced Autoblog ...

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    Caliber commercial anti-gay? Chrysler responds...
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    One of the new commercials in Chrsyler's marketing blitz for the Caliber includes a scene in which a diminutive fairy casts her wand about cute-ifying objects in a city. At one point she waves her wand at a tough guy walking his dog and he becomes a "cute" guy complete with white shorts, a yellow ...

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