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CNN suspends Roland Martin for homophobic tweets

CNN suspended political commentator Roland Martin Wednesday afternoon for controversial comments made on Twitter that drew the ire of the LGBT community and others. After a few days if silence on the matter, the cable news network released a statement to The Washington Post about their decision. “Roland Martin’s tweets were regrettable…

CNN contributor under fire for anti-gay Super Bowl remarks

The Gay Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) said Monday morning that CNN should fire political analyst Roland Martin over comments made on his Twitter page about a Super Bowl ad. In response to the H&M commercial featuring soccer icon David Beckham wearing underwear, Martin wrote on his Twitter page: “If…

My final post on the Miss California flap – and a smackdown of Roland Martin

I didn’t want to waste any more precious energy on this dustup, but I was curious about what Miss North Carolina’s view on marriage equality was. Miss North Carolina, Kristen Dalton, who from the POV of Miss California, Carrie Prejean, won her crown only because Prejean drew Perez Hilton’s name…

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