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’The Daily Show’ Takes on Grindr and Bi-Partisan Curious Republicans

By EDGE | Thursday Oct 10, 2013
The term "bipartisan curious" entered the cultural lexicon Wednesday night during "The Daily Show"’s latest edition of "Shutstorm 2013," the popular late night comedy news program’s ongoing coverage of the government shutdown.

Grindr Gets a Facelift

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Oct 3, 2013
After several years, the popular gay hookup app has undergone a major facelift, which includes new features and a new layout.

Report: 10% of Grindr NYC Users Have Never Been Tested for HIV

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Oct 2, 2013
A startling new report finds that ten percent of men using the gay hookup app Grindr have never been tested for HIV and that one-third of these men tell other users that they are not infected with the deadly disease.

No More Grindr in Turkey

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Sep 11, 2013
Turkey has banned the gay dating app Grindr and blocked the app’s website.

Using Grindr to Hook Up with the Lord

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Aug 23, 2013
An openly gay youth minister in Tennessee is reaching out to gay men through his Grindr account to invite them to his progressive lgbt-inclusive church.

Former Grindr Marketing Head Guru Moves to MISTER

By EDGE | Tuesday Jun 25, 2013
Newcomer gay dating app MISTER has hired Grindr’s former vice president of marketing, Serge Gojkovich, as a consultant to lead marketing efforts and oversee growth.

Christian Blogger Caught on Grindr: I Wasn’t Looking For Sex

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday May 1, 2013
The 24-year-old controversial blogger who claimed homosexuality is a sin and was exposed using Grindr, said he wasn’t using the hookup app to have sex.

No More Phone, Computer for ’Ex-Gay’ Grindr User

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Feb 13, 2013
An "ex-gay" has written about being "cured" of same-sex desires, but after being sighted on Grindr, he now claims he is getting rid of all electronic devices, including his phone.

’Ex-Gay’ Christian Blogger Caught on Grindr

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Feb 5, 2013
An "ex-gay" advocated who blogged about how religion "cured" him of his homosexuality was recently discovered using the infamous geosocial gay hookup app, Grindr.

How Grindr Changed the Landscape of Gay Sex and Interaction

By Ryan Dixon | Monday Nov 26, 2012
LeWallen, whose department is tasked with design and dreaming up the cool new features for Grindr users, said he and Simkhai had high hopes for the app when it launched on March 29, 2009.