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THIS IS FOR REAL: One Burger King restaurant in San Francisco is selling the “Proud Whopper” through the week of SF Pride. It’s exactly the same as a regular Whopper, price and all, except it comes in a rainbow-tastic Pride wrapper that reads “We Are All The Same Inside” when you unwrap it. All proceeds are donated to a foundation providing scholarships to LGBT students. Get thee to 1200 Market Street! (via USA Today

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NBC News: The Boy Scouts of America board voted on Monday to end its decade-long ban on openly gay adult leaders and employees, concluding that the policy “was no longer legally defensible.”

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Photo: Boy Scout Casey Chambers carries a rainbow flag during the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival in California June 29, 2014. (Reuters / Noah Berger)

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ICYMI: Apple made a video tribute to San Francisco Pride, and it is simply marvelous. Inclusion inspires innovation. (via BuzzFeed

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ICYMI: Burger King Proud Whopper

Burger King introduced a new Whopper for San Francisco Pride 2014, with message inside the wrapper states “We are all the same inside”.

Personally, I am impressed by such move by a big chain like Burger King and I believe it does matter a lot. I applaud Burger King for this and I gotta admit too, I have never expected a burger would make me cry. :)

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“Pride”

Apple recently released a video titled “Pride” on YouTube, featuring their staff marching in the San Francisco Pride, June 29, 2014, to celebrate their ‘unwavering commitment’ to equality and diversity. The video ends with the message stating “Inclusion inspires innovation”.