LGBTQ News and More

Machine Gun Kelly & Pete Davidson Strip Down, Joke About 'BDE'

Machine Gun Kelly & Pete Davidson Strip Down, Joke About 'BDE'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 8

Machine Gun Kelly and Pete Davidson partied on Monday and stripped down to their undies on Instagram Live.

Review Round-up: Do the Critics Love Nicole as Lucy?

Review Round-up: Do the Critics Love Nicole as Lucy?

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 7

Do the critics love Nicole as Lucy? The review embargo has been lifted for "Becoming the Ricardos," the Aaron Sorkin film that examines Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz during a pivotal week in their careers.

6 Ways to Find Gratitude in Sobriety During the Holidays

6 Ways to Find Gratitude in Sobriety During the Holidays

SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 7

Find gratitude and stay sober during the holidays with these simple strategies.

Non-Binary Actor Iris Menas' 'West Side Story' Character Prompts Film Ban Overseas

Non-Binary Actor Iris Menas' 'West Side Story' Character Prompts Film Ban Overseas

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 7

Disney refuses to cut transgender character in "West Side Story" for the film's Middle East release. Now some countries are reportedly banning the Spielberg musical.

Long Island Man Arrested for Threatening Violence Against LGBTQ Community

Long Island Man Arrested for Threatening Violence Against LGBTQ Community

NEWS | Dec 7

A Long Island, New York man was arrested for allegedly mailing letters threatening members of the LGBTQ community.

Did the Movie 'Vice' Change Liz Cheney's Mind on Gay Marriage?

Did the Movie 'Vice' Change Liz Cheney's Mind on Gay Marriage?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 7

Filmmaker Adam McKay believes his 2018 film "Vice" had a real impact on the Cheney family's views.

North Carolina Brewery Launches LGBTQ-Supportive Beer, Fund

North Carolina Brewery Launches LGBTQ-Supportive Beer, Fund

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 7

Here's looking at you, allyship: In response to anti-LGBTQ+ remarks by North Carolina's Lt. Governor, a brewery there has launched a new beer. Cheers!

If Roe Falls, Some Fear Ripple Effect on Civil Rights Cases

If Roe Falls, Some Fear Ripple Effect on Civil Rights Cases

NEWS | By Lindsay Whitehurst | Dec 7

If the Supreme Court decides to overturn or gut the decision that legalized abortion, some fear that it could undermine other precedent-setting cases, including civil rights and LGBTQ protections.

Review: Heartfelt 'Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play' Brings Holiday Classic to the Stage
Provincetown, MA

Review: Heartfelt 'Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play' Brings Holiday Classic to the Stage

ENTERTAINMENT | By Joe Siegel | Dec 7

The Arctic Playhouse's production of "Miracle on 34th Street" features a winning cast full of charm. The action takes place in a radio studio with some of the actors performing multiple roles.

Review: A Dog's Life — Funny and Poignant 'Sylvia'
Provincetown, MA

Review: A Dog's Life — Funny and Poignant 'Sylvia'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Joe Siegel | Dec 7

A.R. Gurney's "Sylvia" depicts an unusual love triangle between a man, his wife, and their dog. The concept may seem absurd, but the performers in Barker Playhouse's new production are so convincing that we buy the story.

News

'Big Tobacco' Companies Leave Legacy of High LGBTQ Smoking Rates

'Big Tobacco' Companies Leave Legacy of High LGBTQ Smoking Rates

NEWS | By Finbarr Toesland | Dec 7

The LGBTQ+ community has one of the highest smoking rates among disparity populations. Decades of target marketing by 'Big Tobacco' companies is a major contributing factor.

Entertainment

Review: Spielberg's 'West Side Story' a Rousing Revival

Review: Spielberg's 'West Side Story' a Rousing Revival

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Dec 7

Spielberg, Tony Kushner, and Steven Sondheim have deepened and clarified one of the 20th century's most iconic musicals, and made a better movie than the 1961 original... but has it lost some of its punch?

Business

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

Pipeline: Cascade of White Owners Has Slowed NFL Change

BUSINESS | By Eddie Pells | Dec 4

Over the past 100 years, around 110 people have owned controlling portions of NFL teams. Of that select group, all but two have been white.

Finance

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

'Buy Now, Pay Later' Catches On Just in Time For Holidays

FINANCE | By Ken Sweet | Dec 2

As Americans shop for the holidays, they will likely see a swarm of offers to get their gifts now but pay for them later in fixed monthly installments.

Cars

Edmunds: Ford Bronco Versus Jeep Wrangler

Edmunds: Ford Bronco Versus Jeep Wrangler

CARS | By Miles Branman, Edmunds | Dec 5

The new 2021 Bronco SUV pays homage to its predecessors and serves as an intriguing alternative to a well-known off-roading icon: The Jeep Wrangler.

Health/Fitness

5 Trending CBD Brands to Gift This Holiday Season

5 Trending CBD Brands to Gift This Holiday Season

SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 7

CBD is the hot holiday gift this season. EDGE curates some of our favorite CBD brands for all your giving (and receiving!) pleasure.

Nightlife

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar Chicago :: December 4, 2021

Santa Speedo Run @ Sidetrack The Video Bar Chicago :: December 4, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Dec 5

Sidetrack the Video Bar hosted their 10th Santa Speedo Run to benefit Center on Halsted, the LGBTQ+ community center. Registration began at noon and after a singalong of "Jingle Balls" participants ran a mile through Lakeview East.