Savage is an American author, media pundit, journalist, and a newspaper editor. He is the author of “Savage Love,” a widely syndicated sex advice column and for two years he wrote the popular “Dear Dan” advice column for ABCNews.com. Dan also wrote “The Kid: What Happened After My Boyfriend and I Decided To Go Get Pregnant,” a memoir about becoming a father.
Savage’s most recent books are “How to Be a Person: The Stranger’s Guide to College, Sex, Intoxicants, Tacos, and Life Itself” and “American Savage: Insights, Slights, and Fights on Faith, Sex, Love, and Politics.”
In 2010, Savage and his husband, Terry Miller, created the It Gets Better campaign to help prevent suicide among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender young people. Savage has also written and directed plays.