Gay 1sts @ Obama’s 2nd + global LGBT news(#1296)

Gay inaugural “firsts” enliven Obama’s second; Russians okay a “no promo homo” law and look for gay tattoos, the U.K. government formally proposes marriage equality, Maltese civility and Kiwi nuptials equality take baby steps forward, a marriage-seeking gay couple drops their Taipei lawsuit, Rhode Island’s House approves marital parity, gay loyalties split at the Super Bowl, and more LGBT news from around the world. U.S. President Barack Obama; MSNBC analysts Jonathan Capehart, Rachel Maddow, Andrea Mitchell, and Frank Rich; Inaugural poet Richard Blanco. Hosted by Greg Gordon and produced with Lucia Chappelle. “NewsWrap” reporters: Rick Watts & Pamela Brooks; producers: Vash Boddie & Steve Pride. Theme Music: Kim Wilson. Additional Music: Shalamar

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