Tegan & Sara: The gay interview

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In last week’s Music Issue, we had a review of the hot new CD from gay musical twins Tegan and Sara. Now, our Chris Azzopardi sat down with the sister act for this one-on-one … or, one-on-two.

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They’ve been on the verge of straight-up pop music for years, but Tegan and Sara are going all in with Heartthrob. Don’t think they’re all happy and stuff, though.

“It’s our most heartbreaking record,” says Tegan Quin. “It’s a great record for people who loved our past music. It’s just that they have to get past the sound.”

The sound she’s referring to was captured in all its heavenly bliss when their seventh album’s first single, “Closer,” instantly aligned itself with some of the best pop songs of the mid ’90s. We revisited that defining era in music — and even before then, when the girls were hanging New Kids on the Block posters in their bedroom — during our interview with the Quin sisters.

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Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka Welcome Twins

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Congrats!


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Neil Patrick Harris + David Burtka: Twins Due In October

Yep, those reports of Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka entering daddyland are true: "So, get this: David and I are expecting twins this fall," NPH tweets. "We're super excited/nervous/thrilled. Hoping the press can respect our privacy." We can all have hopes, Neil! They're using a surrogate, obvs, and the babies are due in October. Maybe one day Neil and David will tell the kids how they met their father.


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Neil Patrick Harris And David Burtka Expecting Twins

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Harris tweeted the news earlier this afternoon. Congrats go out to the dads to be.

According to E Online, the two are using a surrogate. The babies are due in October.

The congratulations are just starting to poor in. Ricky Martin took to his Twitter account to give his best wishes: "Congratz!!! rest a lot sleep, cause you wont ever again… hehe blessings to you and your family."

That's advice coming from someone who knows a thing or two about being a dad to twins.


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NPH is Expecting Twins

The openly gay star of How I Met Your Mother announced Saturday that he and partner David Burtka are expecting twins this fall.
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