Big news in the LGBT movement today: Metro Weekly‘s Chris Geidner, an ace reporter and a superstar in the world of gay journalism, announced that he will take a position with the social news website BuzzFeed next month. Geidner will serve as BuzzFeed’s Senior Political Reporter, where he will continue to aggressively cover LGBT-related political and policy issues, including the marriage equality battles taking shape across the country.

Here at Truth Wins Out, we’ve been fans of Chris’s amazing reporting for a very long time. We’d like to thank Chris for his contributions to the LGBT movement during his tenure at Metro Weekly and send congratulations and best wishes as he begins his new position at BuzzFeed. We look forward to continued excellence from our valued colleague!