LGBTI website gives away surrogate mother in racist April Fools joke

first_imgeTN Chatroom for Readers (join us) GAYSTARNEWS- LGBTI site raffles off Thai surrogate mother and donor egg in ‘racist’ April Fool’s joke. | Photo: Isolga / Flickr Tom Daley says he and Dustin don’t know which of them is their child’s biological dadSurrogate mother ordered to hand baby over to gay parentsIs the Easter Bunny gay?Read the full article on Gaystarnews:  : A German LGBTI website is under fire for joking about raffling off a Thai surrogate mother and an egg donation to gay couples.center_img ‘Tasteless and racist April Fool’s joke’People are not happy.One Twitter user replied to the story: ‘A more than tasteless and racist April Fool’s joke. You can be really proud of this. Not!’Another replied: ‘This really is not a good April Fool’s joke, really disappointing you find something like this funny.’Another said: ‘This is really on AfD-level. #racism’ (AfD is a far-right wing political party)And then another responded: ‘One sec, where did I put it, I definitely had the right answer somewhere here… ah, there it is… DELETE YOURSELF.’Dozens more commented their disapproval on the article, both on the website and on social did not respond in time for publication to the request from Gay Star News to comment.Got a news tip? Want to share your story? Email us . Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… As a tasteless April Fool’s Day joke, tweeted the story and joked it was a package worth €36,000 (£31,670 $44390).They claimed to be in partnership with a Thai agency called ‘Baby Equality.’Screenshot of article raffling off a Thai surrogate mother. | Photo: / TwitterThe article states: ‘To choose from in a color catalog are several young Thai surrogate mothers who support their often poor rural families with their services, as well as western egg donors.’last_img read more

Geneva Switzerland – Reported by Elite Traveler

first_imgGeneva, Switzerland – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazineLouis Vuitton has announced its acquisition of La Fabrique du Temps, a Geneva-based haute horology workshop that specializes in crafting such high standard movements as tourbillons and minute repeaters.Since its founding in 2007, La Fabrique du Temps has been a partner of the French house. This new acquisition will serve to reinforce Louis Vuitton’s expanding watchmaking venture. In 2002, the company unveiled a workshop in La Chaux-de-Fonds to turn out exceptional movements, including the now-signature Tambour watch. By integrating La Fabrique du Temps, the company will further develop its standards of quality and technical know-how in high end watchmaking. La Fabrique du Temps will continue to fulfill orders for external clients.Visit read more