LBGTQ News and More

Dare We Hope? What LGBTQ People Really Expect from the Biden Presidency

Dare We Hope? What LGBTQ People Really Expect from the Biden Presidency

NEWS | By Dan Allen | Jan 17

After a chaotic administration that's been disastrous for LGBTQ rights, uncertainty and realism are tempering expectations for Biden-Harris results.

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race Fashion Recap. Episode 3

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race Fashion Recap. Episode 3

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 17

RuPaul challenged the queens to riff on the slogan, "We're here. We're sheer. Get used to it." Here's our take.

'It Was So Frenetic.' HBO Max Follows Wolfgang Puck Catering

'It Was So Frenetic.' HBO Max Follows Wolfgang Puck Catering

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Jan 17

Usually cameras are trained on the celebrities at such shindigs but with the new HBO Max series "The Event," they have captured the cooks and servers toiling behind the scenes.

Phil Spector, Famed Music Producer and Murderer, Dies at 81

Phil Spector, Famed Music Producer and Murderer, Dies at 81

NEWS | By Christopher Weber, Linda Deutsch | Jan 17

Phil Spector, the eccentric and revolutionary music producer who transformed rock music with his "Wall of Sound" method and who later was convicted of murder, has died. He was 81.

Is Caitlyn Jenner Going to be on the 'Sex and the City' Reboot?

Is Caitlyn Jenner Going to be on the 'Sex and the City' Reboot?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 17

It's being reported that Caitlyn Jenner might appear on the "Sex and the City" reboot.

'Canada's Drag Race' Judge Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman Joins Disney+'s 'Doogie Howser' Reboot

'Canada's Drag Race' Judge Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman Joins Disney+'s 'Doogie Howser' Reboot

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 17

Out actor Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman has joined the cast of Disney+'s "Doogie Howser" reboot called "Doogie Kamealoha, M.D."

Sun, Fun and So Much More: Why We're Headed to Miami in 2021

Sun, Fun and So Much More: Why We're Headed to Miami in 2021

TRAVEL | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 17

Miami and its surrounding areas deliver world-class hotels, plenty of outdoor activities, culture, diverse dining options and a vibrant LGBTQ community waiting to welcome you with open arms.

Deceptions in the Time of the 'Alternative Facts' President

Deceptions in the Time of the 'Alternative Facts' President

NEWS | By Calvid Woodward | Jan 17

The twice-impeached president painted a fantasy world in office, starring himself. In this world, he did things bigger, better, more boldly than all who came before him while facing enemies more pernicious than any in creation.

JPMorgan Chase Donates $5 Million to LGBTQ Organizations Amid Pandemic

JPMorgan Chase Donates $5 Million to LGBTQ Organizations Amid Pandemic

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 17

JPMorgan Chase is donating $5 million to LGBTQ organizations that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Watch: When Gay Actors Were Cast in Gay Roles

Watch: When Gay Actors Were Cast in Gay Roles

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Jan 17

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

Entertainment

Watch: 'Star Trek: Discovery' Star Comes Out as 'Queer and Proud'

Watch: 'Star Trek: Discovery' Star Comes Out as 'Queer and Proud'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 17

"Star Trek" actor Mary Wiseman came out as "queer and proud" following an interview in which she seemed to be saying "I'm not straight" when addressing the presence of LGBTQ characters in the franchise.

Business

Chick-fil-A in Castro Valley? Let the Battle Begin

Chick-fil-A in Castro Valley? Let the Battle Begin

BUSINESS | Jan 15

Chick-fil-A hit a roadblock this week in an effort to open a new location in Castro Valley. But was it traffic concerns or the company's stance on LGBTQ issues that ruffled the Castro Valley Municipal Advisory Council's feathers?

Technology

How Noom is Reimagining the Wellness Industry

How Noom is Reimagining the Wellness Industry

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jan 16

"New Year. New You." It's a phrase we've heard countless times, but what exactly are we striving for? Enter Noom, which has people lead healthier lives through behavior change since 2016.

Finance

Liz Weston: Start 2021 Off Strong with These Money Moves

Liz Weston: Start 2021 Off Strong with These Money Moves

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Jan 11

After the train wreck that was 2020, you may well question whether it's worth trying to plan anything. But knocking off a few financial tasks early in the year can better prepare you for whatever 2021 has in store.

Cars

Edmunds: 5 New Trucks and SUVs to Look for in 2021

Edmunds: 5 New Trucks and SUVs to Look for in 2021

CARS | By Reese Counts of Edmunds | Jan 16

Trucks and SUVs will dominate the news in 2021. Edmunds' experts cover the five they think will make the biggest splash.

Style

Milan Opens 1st Fashion Week With No VIP Guests Due to Virus

Milan Opens 1st Fashion Week With No VIP Guests Due to Virus

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Jan 16

Italy's fashion chamber opened on Friday the first Milan Fashion Week that won't have VIPS populating runway front rows, as the reality of Italy's persistent resurgence of the coronavirus has forced an all-virtual format for presenting menswear previews.

Health/Fitness

5 Reasons to Wear a Mask Even After You're Vaccinated

5 Reasons to Wear a Mask Even After You're Vaccinated

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Liz Szabo | Jan 16

"Masks and social distancing will need to continue into the foreseeable future — until we have some level of herd immunity," said Dr. Preeti Malani, chief health officer at the University of Michigan. "Masks and distancing are here to stay."

Travel

Rodin Museum Sculpture Garden Reopens to the Public

Rodin Museum Sculpture Garden Reopens to the Public

TRAVEL | Jan 17

There is a ray of light for Parisians who, like the rest of the French nation this weekend, begin to observe a tightened coronavirus curfew: The famous Rodin Museum sculpture gardens is reopening to visitors.

Nightlife

Homing's In: Jan. 15-24, 2021

Homing's In: Jan. 15-24, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | By Jim Provenzano | Jan 14

Inaugurate your new year with arts, nightlife and community events online, or go outside to stroll/roll through a park. you deserve it.