LGBTQ News and More

Rob McClure Makes Broadway's 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Worth Seeing

Rob McClure Makes Broadway's 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Worth Seeing

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew Wexler | Dec 5

Rob McClure takes on the title role of "Mrs. Doubtfire" in a musical version of the 1993 film.

Don't Miss BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Holiday Show (And It's Streaming This Week)

Don't Miss BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon Holiday Show (And It's Streaming This Week)

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Dec 5

In their bigger and better holiday show, BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon deck the halls with drag delirium.

Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B Wrap Up Over The Top Miami Art Week

Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B Wrap Up Over The Top Miami Art Week

NEWS | By Kelli Kennedy | Dec 5

The over-the-top parties and star-studded shows surrounding Miami's Art Basel wrapped up this weekend with performances by Rosalia, Lizzo, Cardi B and rocker Lenny Kravitz.

Audiences Go for a Second Helping of 'Encanto'

Audiences Go for a Second Helping of 'Encanto'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Dec 5

Leftovers were on the menu for moviegoers in North America this weekend. "Encanto," "Ghostbusters: Afterlife" and "House of Gucci" repeated in the top three spots, according to studio estimates on Sunday.

Kennedy Center Honors and its Traditions Are Back Once More

Kennedy Center Honors and its Traditions Are Back Once More

NEWS | By Ashraf Khali | Dec 5

The Kennedy Center Honors is returning to tradition this year.

Senate Leader, Presidential Candidate Bob Dole Dies at 98

Senate Leader, Presidential Candidate Bob Dole Dies at 98

NEWS | By John Hanna and Cal Woodward | Dec 5

Bob Dole, who overcame disabling war wounds to become a sharp-tongued Senate leader from Kansas, a Republican presidential candidate and then a symbol and celebrant of his dwindling generation of World War II veterans, has died. He was 98.

Defense Accuses Brother in Smollett Case of Having Sex with the Actor in Bathhouse

Defense Accuses Brother in Smollett Case of Having Sex with the Actor in Bathhouse

NEWS | Dec 5

The defense in the Jessie Smollett trial went on the offensive this week when cross-examining the two brothers whom the ex-"Empire" actor was said to have hired for a staged hate crime incident in Chicago in January 2019.

Thirst-trapping IG Influencer Jordan Firstman Says Gay Struggles Are Not Over

Thirst-trapping IG Influencer Jordan Firstman Says Gay Struggles Are Not Over

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 5

Thirst-trapping & self-described "closeted gay" Instagram comic Jordan Firstman discussed the state of gay life in an interview with pop star Charli XCX on the singer's BBC Sounds podcast "Best Song Ever.

Meet the Queens of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 14 Coming in January

Meet the Queens of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 14 Coming in January

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 5

The cast of "RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 14 includes a major surprise: the show's first-ever heterosexual, cisgender male contestant.

Gay Twitter's 30 Funniest Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 30 Funniest Tweets This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 5

This week's edition of Gay Twitter includes hilarious reactions the new season of "Selling Sunset," Spotify Wrapped, and much more!

News

B.A.R. Talks: Eighth Panel Shares Stories of LGBT Nightlife

B.A.R. Talks: Eighth Panel Shares Stories of LGBT Nightlife

NEWS | By Jim Provenzano | Dec 5

Join an online chat about the historic connection between the B.A.R. and its 50 years of writing about Bay Area LGBT bars; with Sharon McNight, DJ Page Hodel, author Mark Abramson, scholar Michael Flanagan, and assistant news editor John Ferranini.

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

Both Sides Planning for New State-by-State Abortion Fight

Both Sides Planning for New State-by-State Abortion Fight

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Ashraf Khalil | Dec 5

As the Supreme Court court weighs the future of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, a resurgent anti-abortion movement is looking to press its advantage in state-by-state battles while abortion-rights supporters prepare to play defense.

Travel

Ultimate Orlando: 14 New and Unique Experiences for Your Next Florida Vacation

Ultimate Orlando: 14 New and Unique Experiences for Your Next Florida Vacation

SPONSORED CONTENT | Dec 4

Orlando continues to rank as one of the most popular destinations for LGBTQ+ travelers. EDGE highlights some of Orlando's newest attractions, restaurants and hotels.

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.