FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA Supports ROBIN ROBERTS’ Coming Out

Yesterday, we at Other Side of the Fame reported what soon was all the buzz across the Internet: By way of a Facebook posting, Good Morning America new anchor Robin Roberts came out [by openly declaring: “I am grateful for my entire family, my long time girlfriend, Amber, and friends as we prepare to celebrate…

GLAAD Nominates MICHAEL SAM, ANGEL HAZE and R&B DIVAS For Award

Although openly gay athlete Michael Sam may not get no love from the NFL, the GLAAD Media Awards Organization will gladly give him some. Sam is being celebrated for being adamant about accurate v. stereotypical representations of members in the media who are of the LGBT community.     As well, the team behind the…

BARBARA Bid Buh-Bye By Best of the Best

As you may or may not know, First Lady of Journalism, Media and Television: Barbara Walters will be officially retiring from television media and the public eye. Yesterday, a special final episode taping of “The View” was pre-recorded along with television news’ notables in celebration of Barbara being bid farewell. Former Secretary of State Hilary…

QUEEN LATIFAH: Officiating “Same Love” Ceremony at GRAMMYs Upsets Some Members of the Gay Community

     Sunday nights Grammy Awards performances were indeed colorful and diverse, but Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, Mary Lambert and Madonna’s hot-button number: “Same Love” raised plenty of eyebrows (for various reasons).   Some people, in particular, didn’t have the same “issue” with it [as others with “moral,” “social,” or “religious” opinions about it] but in particular: they had…

Why People Wore Red Today

No, you’re not wearing rose-colored glasses. People are wearing a lot of red today, and they’re posting #GoRedForWomen selfies. It’s the 12th annual National Wear Red Day, which takes place the first Friday in February to raise awareness for women’s heart health. Since 1 in 3 women die of heart disease and stroke every year,…

OSCAR NOMS: Who’s Locked in (And Who’s Locked Out)?

   LET’S GET THIS STARTED BY SAYING “CONGRATULATIONS” TO ALL (Nom’s, “Snubs,”  and Future Winners alike). Ok. Just so you know, the Oscar noms ceremony just happened and the list is up. So do you want the good news, bad news or side-by-side? HERE’S THE ACADEMY’s FANCY VERSION  …but if  you just want to look at a…

THE 2014 ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD WINNERS (+ Category, Nominees, Pics/Fashion)

The 2014 Golden Globe Awards aired on NBC on January 12, 2014 It recognizes excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign. HOSTS were:  Amy Poehler and Tina Fey PHOTO’S OF ALL 2014 GOLDEN GLOBE WINNERS (Courtesy of Our Friends and MSN Entertainment) NOMINEES LIST  (Courtesy of Our Friends and MSN Entertainment) : Best Motion Picture – Drama…