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Category: Latest International Written by Robert Manser
Leading media rights watchdog, GLAAD, has announced its nominees for this years media awards.
On Wednesday, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo—along with Glee, Modern Family, The New Normal, Happy Endings and Go On—were listed as GLAAD Media Awards nominees as well as a swath of mainstream titles giving positive coverage to Equality and LGBTIQ issues.
Below is a complete list of nominees for the 2013 GLAAD Media Awards, which will be presented at three ceremonies in three different cities this spring.
Outstanding Film—Wide ReleaseCloud Atlas
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Your Sister's Sister
Outstanding Film—Limited ReleaseAny Day Now
Keep the Lights On
Mosquita y Mari
North Sea Texas
Outstanding Drama SeriesDegrassi
The L.A. Complex
Outstanding Comedy SeriesGlee
The New Normal
Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBT character)Raising Hope, "Don't' Ask, Don't Tell Me What to Do"
Drop Dead Diva, "Family Matters"
Franklin & Bash, "L'Affaire Du Couer"
Touch, "Lost and Found"
The Mentalist, "Ruby Slippers"
Outstanding TV Movie or MiniseriesAmerican Horror Story: Asylum
Hit and Miss
Outstanding DocumentaryChely Wright: Wish Me Away
Hit So Hard
How to Survive a Plague
Outstanding Reality ProgramHere Comes Honey Boo Boo
Pregnant in Heels
Small Town Security
The Amazing Race
The Real L Word
Outstanding Talk Show EpisodeOprah's Next Chapter, "At Home With Neil Patrick Harris, His Fiance David Burtka & Their Twins"
The Ellen DeGeneres Show, "Autoshop Restores Bullied Gay Student's Car for Free"
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart, "Bishop Gene Robinson"
The Suze Orman Show, "Marriage Equality"
The Jeff Probst Show, "The Husband Who is Now a Woman and the Daughter Who is Now a Son"
Outstanding Daily DramaThe Bold and the Beautiful
Days of Our Lives
Outstanding TV Journalism—NewsmagazineChronicle, "Almost Equal"
Melissa Harris-Perry, "Being Transgender in America"
The Rachel Maddow Show, "End of an Error"
Rock Center With Brian Williams, 'Golden Star"
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, "The Last Closet"
Outstanding TV Journalism SegmentCNN Newsroom, "Civil Rights Icon Supports Gay Marriage"
Anderson Cooper 360, "Controversial Pastor Preaches Against Gays"
NBC Olympics, "Matthew Mitcham Olympics Profile"
Good Morning America, "Obama Endorses Marriage Equaliy"
MSNBC Live, "Scout Mom Dismissed"
Outstanding Newspaper ArticleThe Boston Globe, "Black Church Reaches out to Gay, Transgender Teens"
City Pages, "Game Changer"
Windy City Times, "Generation Halsted"
Press-Telegram, "Most Local School Districts Ignore State's Anti-Gay Bullying Law"
The New York Times, "Turned Away, He Turned to the Bible"
Outstanding Newspaper ColumnistBill Nemitz, Portland Press Herald
Dan Rodricks, The Baltimore Sun
Eugene Robinson, The Washington Post
Frank Bruni, The New York Times
Leonard Pitts Jr., The Miami Herald
Outstanding Newspaper Overall CoveragePortland Press Herald
Sioux City Journal
The Baltimore Sun
The Boston Globe
Outstanding Magazine Article"Netherland" by Rachel Aviv, The New Yorker
"School of Hate" by Sabrina Rubin Erdely, Rolling Stone
"The First Gay President" by Andrew Sullivan, Newsweek
"The Marriage Plot: Inside This Year's Epic Campaign for Gay Equality" by Molly Ball, The Atlantic
"The Transgender Athlete" by Pablo S. Torre and David Epstein, Sports Illustrated
Outstanding Magazine Overall CoverageNew York
The New Yorker
Outstanding Digital Journalism Article"Boardroom Battle: Directors Clash Over Gay Rights" by Ryan Ruggiero, CNBC.com
"Eight Months in Solitary" by Andrew Harmon, Advocate.com
"The Beautiful Daughter: How My Korean Mother Gave Me the Courage to Transition" by Anda Marra, Huffingtonpost.com
"Why Aren't We Fighting for CeCe Mcdonald?" by Marc Lamont Hill, Ebony.com
"Workplace Protections for LGBT Workers Remain Stalled" by Chris Geidner, Buzzfeed.com
Outstanding Digital Journalism-Multimedia"Don't Ask, Don't Tell: Transgender Officers on Secretly Serving in the U.S. Military" by Marc Lamont Hill, Live HuffingtonPost.com
"Athletes at Core of 'Fearless' Photo Project" by Patrick Dorsey and Jeff Sheng, ESPN.com
"Edie Takes on DOMA" In the Life, ITLMedia.org
"Gay Rights in the US, State by State", GuardianNews.com
"The Advocate 45" (series), Advocate.con
The New Civil Rights Movement
Outstanding Music ArtistAdam Lambert, Trespassing
Frank Ocean, Channel Orange
Gossip, A Joyful Noise
Rufus Wainwright, Out of the Game
Scissor Sisters, Magic Hour
Outstanding Comic BookAstonishing X-Men
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Outstanding Los Angeles TheaterEdith Can Shoot Things and Hit Them
The Irish Curse
Outstanding New York Theater: Broadway and Off-BroadwayBring It On: The Musical
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Outstanding New York Theater: Off-Off BroadwayA Map of Virtue
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