Chris Hughes, Sean Eldridge, and the Media’s Gay Bias

Perhaps you’ve never heard of Chris Hughes and Sean Eldridge. Lucky you. They’re one of America’s first “gay power couples.” Whatever that means. Not even a year ago, they were getting media accolades left and right (mostly left), but these days they’re roundly booed in all circles. What exactly happened? Two very public failures have basically flipped the switch on them: Chris Hughes destroyed The New Republic, which he bought very recently in 2012, and Sean Eldridge lost his run Read more […]