J. Bryan Lowder
J. Bryan Lowder J. Bryan Lowder

J. Bryan Lowder is a Slate associate editor. He writes and edits for Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ section, and for the culture section.

TV Club
Oct. 8 2014 11:55 PMThe American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 1The “Monsters Among Us” edition
Outward
Oct. 3 2014 3:08 PMLilting: The Elegant New Ben Whishaw Film Should Be a Model for “Coming Out” Movies
Slate Picks
Sept. 30 2014 11:42 AMListen to Our September Music RoundupHot tracks from a cooler month, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Outward
Sept. 24 2014 2:09 PMWhy Do Some Gays Not Believe in Bisexuality? 
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Sept. 18 2014 3:24 PMWhy Are Non-Explicit LGBTQ Sites Still Being Blocked by Filtering Software?
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Sept. 15 2014 4:38 PMHere Are the “Straightest” Ice Cream Flavors in the Parlor
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Sept. 11 2014 4:47 PMA Look at the Smithsonian’s Efforts to Preserve LGBTQ History (Video).
A Fine Whine
Sept. 8 2014 10:15 PMTake a One-Way Trip From Tatty to NattyIn defense of looking nice for your flight or train ride.
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Sept. 5 2014 4:54 PMA Conservative Activist Slams Libraries for “Banning” Anti-Gay Books—Is She Right?
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Sept. 3 2014 2:47 PMWhat Does the Q in LGBTQ Mean? (Video.)
Slate Plus Video
Aug. 28 2014 10:59 AM“Now That I’ve Thoroughly Embarrassed Myself”Outtakes from the Ask a Homo series and reflections on Outward’s first birthday.
Outward
Aug. 26 2014 8:45 AMReader and Editor Favorites From Outward’s First Year
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Aug. 21 2014 4:14 PMDoes the MPAA Think Gay Relationships Are Rated R?
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Aug. 20 2014 12:42 PMWhy Do Gay Men Like Musical Theater? (Video.)
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Aug. 6 2014 7:30 AMWhat Was the Best Time in History to be Gay? (Video.)
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Oct. 8 2014 9:00 AMAre "Gayborhoods" Going Away? (Video.) 
Outward
Oct. 1 2014 6:02 PMIn a Victory for Drag Queens, Facebook Relaxes Its “Real Name” Policy
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Sept. 24 2014 3:16 PMIf You Still Know People Who Don’t Support Marriage Equality, Show Them This Video
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Sept. 23 2014 11:32 AM"Are There Any Gay Hymns?" Key & Peele Offer Gay Wedding Advice. 
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Sept. 17 2014 6:53 PMTwo LGBTQ Trailblazers Win MacArthur “Genius” Fellowships
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Sept. 12 2014 6:01 PMFacebook vs. Drag Queens: The Social Network Says Drag Names Can’t Be Used in Profiles.
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Sept. 11 2014 3:40 PMNew York’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Will Finally Be Open to LGBTQ Groups
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Sept. 8 2014 4:00 PMWhy Are Queer People Getting Involved in Climate Change Activism?
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Sept. 5 2014 9:59 AMWhy Gay People Will Miss Joan Rivers More Than Most
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Aug. 28 2014 2:03 PMGay Men Probably Look at Straight Men in the Shower—and That's Not A Problem.
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Aug. 26 2014 2:57 PMWatch Ryan Murphy’s Poignant Emmy Acceptance Speech for The Normal Heart 
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Aug. 25 2014 5:42 PMTwo Beauty Pageant Winners Come Out as Lesbian
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Aug. 20 2014 2:53 PMWill Marriage Equality Bring Armagayddon to Ireland?
Outward
Aug. 19 2014 4:00 PMThe Family Research Council Stoops Low, Uses Robin Williams’ Death to Defend Ex-Gay Therapy
Brow Beat
July 30 2014 11:16 AMHow to Host a Summer Dinner Party Without Overheating Your Guests

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