Texas Hold ’EmThe state refuses to allow same-sex couples married elsewhere to get divorced. Is this the next constitutional showdown over marriage equality?
Map of the Week
Gay Marriage Is Still Illegal for 70 Percent of AmericansPercent of the U.S. population in states where gay marriage is legal, charted.
The Time Harvard Expelled Its Gay StudentsThe Longform guide to great articles about gay rights.
The New Yorker’s Bert and Ernie Cover Is a Terrible Way to Commemorate a Major Civil Rights Victory
The Breakfast Table
Supreme Court 2013: The Year in ReviewJustice Alito’s defense of DOMA is entirely emotional.
Emily Bazelon Assures Stephen Colbert His Marriage Is SafeWatch Slate’s legal correspondent explain the Supreme Court’s DOMA and Prop. 8 decisions.
Even Young Republicans in Alabama Support Marriage Equality. When Will the National GOP Take Note?
Chris Christie’s Legal Position on Gay Marriage Is Pure NonsenseThe New Jersey governor’s court brief reads like a bad student paper.
Christine Quinn Wants to Be the First Female Mayor of New York CitySo she wrote a book all about wedding planning.
The Culture Gabfest “Do Bert and Ernie Get It On?” EditionSlate's podcast about The New Yorker’s gay marriage cover, Pedro Almodóvar’s latest film I’m So Excited, and Showtime’s new drama Ray Donovan.
Born This Way?Scientists may have found a biological basis for homosexuality. That could be bad news for gay rights.