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Lollapalooza @ Grant Park Chicago :: July 29-August 1, 2021

Lollapalooza @ Grant Park Chicago :: July 29-August 1, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 2
Lollapalooza returned to Chicago in Grant Park to celebrate 30 years as a music festival. LGBTQIA+ representation was not only in the crowd, but the performers as well.

Filipino-American TV Personality Mond Gutierrez Come Out as Gay

Filipino-American TV Personality Mond Gutierrez Come Out as Gay

American-born Filipino TV host, columnist, entrepreneur and occasional actor Raymond Gutierrez has come out as gay in the August 2021 cover story for Mega Entertainment magazine.

Watch: John Oliver Says 'And Just Like That' Needs Samantha

Watch: John Oliver Says 'And Just Like That' Needs Samantha

On Sunday's episode of "Last Week Tonight," John Oliver expressed his dismay that "And Just Like That" is being filmed without Kim Cattrall.

US Hits 70% Vaccination Rate — a Month Late, Amid Surge

US Hits 70% Vaccination Rate — a Month Late, Amid Surge

NEWS | By Mike Catalani | Aug 2
Despite finally reaching a 70% goal, cities and states have moved to reinstate precautions to counter a crisis blamed on the fast-spreading variant and stubborn resistance to getting the vaccine.

DaBaby Officially Apologizes for Homophobic HIV Comments

DaBaby Officially Apologizes for Homophobic HIV Comments

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 2
After dancing around the nature of his controversial comments during the Rolling Loud Festival in Miami, the rapper took to Instagram to share an official statement.

aGLIFF Announces Films for PRISM 34

aGLIFF Announces Films for PRISM 34

Austin's oldest film festival, aGLIFF (All Genders, Lifestyles, and Identities Film Festival) announces the official program selections for PRISM 34.

Alicia Vikander Wants Trans Women and Men Actors Playing Cis Characters

Alicia Vikander Wants Trans Women and Men Actors Playing Cis Characters

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 2
Despite the problematic casting, Oscar-winning actress Alicia Vikander shared that Eddie Redmayne was "wonderful in role" and the film was a "learning experience."

An LGBTQ Insider's Guide to Washington, DC

An LGBTQ Insider's Guide to Washington, DC

ENTERTAINMENT | By Troy Petenbrink | Aug 2
Much of what makes Washington, DC an attractive destination for members of the LGBTQ community to call home also makes it an ideal getaway for LGBTQ travelers — here are some of their favorite picks.

Matt Damon Finally Realizes It's 2021, Vows To Stop Using the 'F-Word'

Matt Damon Finally Realizes It's 2021, Vows To Stop Using the 'F-Word'

Matt Damon may have the reputation of being a Hollywood nice guy, but how nice would he seem if you overheard a conversation with him and his daughter during which he often dropped the F-word?

Gay Dads Sue NYC Schools That Blamed Their Son for Homophobic Abuse

Gay Dads Sue NYC Schools That Blamed Their Son for Homophobic Abuse

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 2
Two fathers have brought suit against the NYC school system, claiming that school administrators not only did nothing to stop the homophobic bullying their son endured, they also blamed the child for the attacks he suffered.


Business

Pandemic Eviction Crisis Leads To Greater Tenant Protections

Pandemic Eviction Crisis Leads To Greater Tenant Protections

FAMILY | By Michael Casey and Ben Finley | Aug 1
There is a growing national movement — bolstered by tens of billions of dollars in federal rental assistance — to find ways to keep millions of at-risk tenants hurt by the coronavirus pandemic in their homes.


Technology

Robotic Police Dogs: Useful Hounds or Dehumanizing Machines?

Robotic Police Dogs: Useful Hounds or Dehumanizing Machines?

PERSONAL TECH | By Matt O'Brien | Jul 31
Privacy watchdogs — the human kind — warn that police are secretly rushing to buy the robots without setting safeguards against aggressive, invasive or dehumanizing uses.


Finance

Study: Gay and Bi Men Earn Less, Lesbians Earn More, Than Straight Counterparts

Study: Gay and Bi Men Earn Less, Lesbians Earn More, Than Straight Counterparts

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 30
The tattered myth that gays are generally better off than their heterosexual peers took another hit with a new study that reconfirms gay and bisexual men earn less than straight men do.


Cars

Edmunds' Guide to Vehicle History Reports

Edmunds' Guide to Vehicle History Reports

AUTO NEWS | By Ronald Montoya, Edmunds | Jul 31
Several companies sell vehicle history reports, promising to reveal the past of any given vehicle. In this article, we'll take a look at the two largest vehicle history report providers.


Style

Celeb Dermatologist Arrested for Homophobic Rant

Celeb Dermatologist Arrested for Homophobic Rant

CRIME | Jul 31
Celebrity dermatologist Dr. Alex Khadavi was arrested and booked for felony criminal threats. The arrest came as a result of a homophobic rant that Khadavi made in a posh LA condo lobby on July 7.


Health/Fitness

Florida Breaks Record for COVID -19 Hospitalizations

Florida Breaks Record for COVID -19 Hospitalizations

LOCAL | By Mike Schneider | Aug 2
A day after it recorded the most new daily cases since the start of the pandemic, Florida on Sunday broke a previous record for current hospitalizations set more than a year ago before vaccines were available.


Nightlife

Sexual Racism Isn't a 'Preference' — It's Systemic

Sexual Racism Isn't a 'Preference' — It's Systemic

NATIONAL | By Naveen Kumar | Jul 30
The idea that sexual desire might be understood as mere preference — like a favorite ice cream flavor — is reductive. "Just a preference" is a familiar and reflexive shield for what experts call racialized sexual discrimination.