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Watch: When Gay Actors Were Cast in Gay Roles

Watch: When Gay Actors Were Cast in Gay Roles

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Jun 17

In Hollywood's long history, there have been instances of gay actors playing gay roles. Here's a list.

Can't Stop the Bad Memory: Remember When Caitlyn Starred with The Village People?

Can't Stop the Bad Memory: Remember When Caitlyn Starred with The Village People?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 17

After winning Olympic Gold in the men's decathlon event at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada, Caitlyn Jenner became an overnight star and attempted to capitalize on her fame with performances of a different kind — a brief acting career.

Sigourney Weaver Applauds Conversion Therapy Ban in Michigan

Sigourney Weaver Applauds Conversion Therapy Ban in Michigan

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Jun 17

Ahead of a June 20 encore presentation on Lifetime of her movie filmed in Michigan, "Prayers for Bobby," Sigourney Weaver shared why the topic of LGBTQ suicide prevention is "still as relevant as ever."

Staight 'Love, Victor' Star Receives Death Threats Over Gay Role

Staight 'Love, Victor' Star Receives Death Threats Over Gay Role

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 17

Actor Michael Cimino identifies as straight but he continues to receive death threats for playing a gay character in Hulu's "Love, Victor."

Watch: Tom Hiddleston Says He's 'Pleased' His MCU Character Loki Is Officially Gender Fluid

Watch: Tom Hiddleston Says He's 'Pleased' His MCU Character Loki Is Officially Gender Fluid

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 17

"Loki" actor Tom Hiddleston says he's "pleased" his character is finally and officially gender fluid.

Dodgers Stadium 'Bleeds Rainbow' With Pride Night on June 11

Dodgers Stadium 'Bleeds Rainbow' With Pride Night on June 11

ENTERTAINMENT | By Michelle Sandoval | Jun 17

"You're Out!" had a double meaning this past Friday as the Los Angeles Dodgers honored the LGBTQ community.

Watch: Out 'SNL' Star Bowen Yang Reveals Hidden History of Iconic 'Iceberg' Sketch with Jean Smart

Watch: Out 'SNL' Star Bowen Yang Reveals Hidden History of Iconic 'Iceberg' Sketch with Jean Smart

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 17

Out "Saturday Night Live" cast member Bowen Yang opened up about the surprising idea — and last-minute creative frenzy — that led to the show's instantly classic "gay iceberg" sketch.

An LGBTQ-Friendly Fertility Clinic Rethinks the Path Parenthood, One Step at a Time

An LGBTQ-Friendly Fertility Clinic Rethinks the Path Parenthood, One Step at a Time

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 17

A recent study by Family Equality indicates that regardless of annual household income, 45 to 53% of LGBTQ millennials plan to become parents. But planning and actually having a baby are two different things. Enter Prelude Fertility.

With New Pics, Is Out YouTuber Tyler Oakley Now a Daddy?

With New Pics, Is Out YouTuber Tyler Oakley Now a Daddy?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 17

Earlier this week, it was announced that social media influencer and ex-YouTuber Tyler Oakley will be one of the guests at "YouTube Pride 2021" that will be broadcast on June 25 in the U.S.

'Pose' Star Angelica Ross: I Chose Authenticity Over Ex-Fiancé

'Pose' Star Angelica Ross: I Chose Authenticity Over Ex-Fiancé

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 17

"Pose" star Angelica Ross once had a "handsome" fiancé and says it "would have maybe worked had I chosen to be stealth, live in his shadow and protect his image" — but she chose otherwise.

News

France Eases Masks Rules; Will End Nightly Virus Curfew

France Eases Masks Rules; Will End Nightly Virus Curfew

NEWS | By Sylvie Corbet | Jun 17

France on Wednesday eased several COVID-19 restrictions, with authorities saying it's no longer always mandatory to wear masks outdoors and halting an 8-month nightly coronavirus curfew this weekend.

Finance

The Top Questions that Prospective Students Should Ask

The Top Questions that Prospective Students Should Ask

FINANCE | Jun 6

When you are applying for university or postgraduate programs, it can feel like you are constantly answering questions about yourself. However, you should also have a long list of questions for the university.

Cars

Edmunds: Consider Leasing When New Car Prices Soar

Edmunds: Consider Leasing When New Car Prices Soar

CARS | By Ronald Montoya of Edmunds | Jun 12

Leasing a car now provides a number of advantages over a traditional financed purchase. To start with, you don't have to put as much money down.

Style

Baker Fined for Refusing to Make Transgender Transition Cake

Baker Fined for Refusing to Make Transgender Transition Cake

STYLE | By Colleen Slevin | Jun 17

A Colorado baker who won a partial victory at the U.S. Supreme Court in 2018 for refusing to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple violated the state's anti-discrimination law by refusing to make a birthday cake for a transgender woman.

Health/Fitness

Can You Mix and Match COVID-19 Vaccines?

Can You Mix and Match COVID-19 Vaccines?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Maria Cheng | Jun 17

"Based on the basic principles of how vaccines work, we do think that the mix-and-match regimens are going to work," says Dr. Kate O'Brien, director of the World Health Organization's vaccine unit.

Travel

Thailand Sets Mid-October to Reopen to Vaccinated Visitors

Thailand Sets Mid-October to Reopen to Vaccinated Visitors

TRAVEL | By Chalida Ekvittayavechnukul | Jun 17

Thailand plans to fully reopen to vaccinated foreign visitors by mid-October as the government seeks to restart the crucial coronavirus-devastated tourism industry, the prime minister announced Wednesday.

Nightlife

Super Fly Sundays @ The Monarch Bar :: June 13, 2021

Super Fly Sundays @ The Monarch Bar :: June 13, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 16

Shawn Paul Mazur and Matthew Blue presented New York City's longest running Sunday Rooftop party at the Monarch Bar in Midtown, with great music by BJ DJ Dawson and the amazing Queen host Skye Walker.