LGBTQ News and More

Spreading HIV is Against the Law in 37 States, with Penalties Ranging Up to Life in Prison

Spreading HIV is Against the Law in 37 States, with Penalties Ranging Up to Life in Prison

NEWS | Sep 24

Despite the fact that HIV is now a treatable medical condition, the majority of U.S. states still have laws on the books that criminalize exposing other people to HIV.

Casting Coups — Actors Who Successfully Transferred Iconic Roles from Stage to Screen

Casting Coups — Actors Who Successfully Transferred Iconic Roles from Stage to Screen

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christopher Ehlers | Sep 24

Ben Platt is getting considerable grief for taking the lead in "Dear Evan Hansen" where he plays the high school student he played on stage while in his late 20s. But other actors went from stage to screen with success.

Sarah Jessica Parker Addresses Death of Beloved Co-Star, Friend Willie Garson

Sarah Jessica Parker Addresses Death of Beloved Co-Star, Friend Willie Garson

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 24

Before Garson played Parker's best friend in Sex and the City," the two had a real-life friendship for more than 30 years.

There's More to Hemp Than What You Think: Meet CBN and CBG

There's More to Hemp Than What You Think: Meet CBN and CBG

SPONSORED CONTENT | Sep 24

CBN and CBG are among hemp's lesser-known cannabinoids now gaining traction. If you know what to look for, their benefits can be a valuable addition to your daily wellness routine.

Billy Eichner's 'Bros' Has All-LGBTQ Principal Cast

Billy Eichner's 'Bros' Has All-LGBTQ Principal Cast

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 24

Billy Eichner's upcoming film "Bros" is set to make history, as it features an all-LGBTQ principal cast and will give LGBTQ representation a giant leap forward.

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 24

It's time for another round up of the funniest tweets from Gay Twitter. This week, people couldn't hold back tweeting about the Emmys, "Dear Evan Hansen," and much more!

Watch: No Big Deal, Says Harry Jowsey of Hook Up with Trans YouTube Star Nikita Dragun

Watch: No Big Deal, Says Harry Jowsey of Hook Up with Trans YouTube Star Nikita Dragun

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 24

Harry Jowsey didn't think hooking up with transgender YouTube star Nikita Dragun would be a big deal.

Research: Myths, Erasure Take a Toll on Bisexuals' Mental Health

Research: Myths, Erasure Take a Toll on Bisexuals' Mental Health

NEWS | Sep 24

Despite a barrage of articles and social media posts supporting this year's Bi Visibility Day earlier this week, the struggle for validation and understanding continues

Watch: Harris 'View' Interview Delayed, Hosts Positive for COVID

Watch: Harris 'View' Interview Delayed, Hosts Positive for COVID

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Lemire and David Bauder | Sep 24

A live televised interview with Vice President Kamala Harris was delayed on Friday after two hosts of the "The View" learned they tested positive for COVID-19 moments before they were to interview her.

X Ambassadors Push Boundaries with New Multimedia Project

X Ambassadors Push Boundaries with New Multimedia Project

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Sep 24

To say the third, full-length album from X Ambassadors has a lot going on would be a little bit of an understatement.

News

Oregon School Board Ban on Anti-Racist, LGBTQ Signs Draws Ire

Oregon School Board Ban on Anti-Racist, LGBTQ Signs Draws Ire

NEWS | Sep 24

An Oregon school board has banned educators from displaying Black Lives Matter and gay pride symbols, prompting a torrent of recriminations and threats to boycott the town and its businesses.

Entertainment

Review: Musical 'Dear Evan Hansen' Treacly, Flawed, and Manipulative

Review: Musical 'Dear Evan Hansen' Treacly, Flawed, and Manipulative

ENTERTAINMENT | By Megan Kearns | Sep 24

The treacly film adaptation of the Broadway musical features a good cast and some good songs, but it's plagued by a problematic premise, manipulative writing, queerphobia, and ableism.

Business

US Sues to Stop Deal Between American Airlines and JetBlue

US Sues to Stop Deal Between American Airlines and JetBlue

BUSINESS | By David Koenig | Sep 22

The Justice Department and officials in six states have filed a lawsuit to block a partnership formed by American Airlines and JetBlue, claiming that it will reduce competition and lead to higher fares.

Finance

4 Workaround to Book Your Fall Vacation Rental with Points

4 Workaround to Book Your Fall Vacation Rental with Points

FINANCE | By Erin Hurd, NerdWallet | Sep 23

Here are some options to use your rewards from credit cards or hotels to help pay for your next vacation rental.

Cars

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

CARS | By Cameron Rogers, Edmunds | Sep 18

Which one of these hot hatches is the better buy? Edmunds' experts put the two speedy compacts head-to-head to determine a winner.

Style

Beyond AOC's 'Tax the Rich' Dress: 5 Acts of Fashion Provocation That Changed History

Beyond AOC's 'Tax the Rich' Dress: 5 Acts of Fashion Provocation That Changed History

STYLE | Sep 24

Using fashion as a tool to address wider social concerns has, in fact, long been a strategy for people seeking to make change — including wearing these clothes in spaces of influence.

Health/Fitness

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

HEALTH/FITNESS | By JoNel Aleccia | Sep 24

A short-term regimen of daily pills that can fight the virus early after diagnosis and conceivably prevent symptoms from developing after exposure is in development.

Travel

Is the Future of Drag in Denmark?

Is the Future of Drag in Denmark?

TRAVEL | By Ivan Quintanilla | Sep 24

Though many up-and-coming drag queens would love to be a "Ru girl," a unique drag identity is emerging from Denmark's capital of Copenhagen. Here, the scene fuses performance and activism.

Nightlife

RuPaul's Drag Race Viewing Party @ Roscoe's Tavern Chicago

RuPaul's Drag Race Viewing Party @ Roscoe's Tavern Chicago

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 24

Roscoe's Tavern held a RuPaul's Drag Race UK season three premiere viewing party. Hosts Naysha Lopez and Batty Davis kept the laughs coming with special guests Monet X Change, Adore Delano and Carson Kressley.