LGBTQ News and More

'I'll Silence You' Threatens Machete-wielding Teen in Possible Hate Crime

'I'll Silence You' Threatens Machete-wielding Teen in Possible Hate Crime

NEWS | Jun 15

As the DCPride celebration was taking place last Saturday, a juvenile waving a machete hurled homophobic slurs and threatened to stab a man dining outside at a restaurant.

Watch: Pride Flags Keep Being Stolen in Louisville, Colorado

Watch: Pride Flags Keep Being Stolen in Louisville, Colorado

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Jun 15

The mayor is determined to keep flying Pride flags around the city despite them being stolen twice.

See How These 30 Celebrities Are Celebrating Pride on Instagram - Part 2

See How These 30 Celebrities Are Celebrating Pride on Instagram - Part 2

NEWS | Jun 15

More and more celebrities are embracing Pride this year. From politicians to out musicians and actors, these celebs are marking the season on social media.

Noodles & Company Stands Firm With Gender-Neutral Restrooms After GOP Lawmaker's Facebook Attack

Noodles & Company Stands Firm With Gender-Neutral Restrooms After GOP Lawmaker's Facebook Attack

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 15

Fast-food chain Noodles & Company is standing by its policy of gender-neutral restrooms after a Republican state lawmaker in Pennsylvania inveighed against the company in a Facebook post.

Gaston is Back: Luke Evans Signs for 'Beauty and the Beast' Television Prequel

Gaston is Back: Luke Evans Signs for 'Beauty and the Beast' Television Prequel

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 15

As Luke Evans was showing his Pride in his Versace rainbow-trimmed underwear, he was closing a deal on the long-awaited "Beauty and the Beast" prequel.

Annie Murphy's New Show Takes Aim at Familiar Sitcom Tropes

Annie Murphy's New Show Takes Aim at Familiar Sitcom Tropes

ENTERTAINMENT | By Alicia Rancilio | Jun 15

"Schitt's Creek" star Annie Murphy's new AMC series "Kevin Can F Himself" presents itself as one of those traditional multicamera comedies with a laugh track and corny jokes. Viewers will quickly learn it's actually much darker.

Watch: After Colton Underwood's Grandma Judges His Tinder Prospects, 'Bachelor' Star Shares Thirst Traps

Watch: After Colton Underwood's Grandma Judges His Tinder Prospects, 'Bachelor' Star Shares Thirst Traps

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 15

Colton Underwood shared a few thirst traps on Instagram not long after he sought his grandmother's help to wade through prospective partners on Tinder.

Watch: Viral Video Of Security Dragging Black Woman by Hair Sparks Protest at DC Gay Bar

Watch: Viral Video Of Security Dragging Black Woman by Hair Sparks Protest at DC Gay Bar

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 15

Protestors gathered outside a gay bar in Washington, D.C., after a video showing a Black woman being dragged down the establishment's stairs by the hair went viral on social media.

After Chrissy Teigen's Apology, Out Designer Michael Costello Comes Forward with Bullying Allegations

After Chrissy Teigen's Apology, Out Designer Michael Costello Comes Forward with Bullying Allegations

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 15

Though Chrissy Teigen has issued yet another apology for her history of cyber harassment, the story isn't over: Out designer and "Project Runway" star Michael Costello has come forward with bullying allegations.

Chella Man on Fashion, Authenticity and the True Meaning of Pride

Chella Man on Fashion, Authenticity and the True Meaning of Pride

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew Wexler | Jun 15

Artist, author, and director Chella Man chats with EDGE about his fashion style, new book "Continuum," and advocating for greater accessibility and representation for the whole spectrum of LGBTQ creators.

News

Hungary: Lawmakers Pass Law Barring LGBTQ Content for Minors

Hungary: Lawmakers Pass Law Barring LGBTQ Content for Minors

NEWS | By Balazs Pivarnyik and Bela Szandelszky | Jun 15

Lawmakers in Hungary passed legislation that prohibits sharing with minors any content portraying homosexuality or sex reassignment, something supporters said would help fight pedophilia but which human rights groups denounced as anti-LGBT discrimination.

Entertainment

Review: 'Revolution Rent' a 'Season of Love' in Havana

Review: 'Revolution Rent' a 'Season of Love' in Havana

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 15

Andy Señor Jr., who played Angel in the original Broadway production of "Rent," takes on the task of staging the play in Havana in 2014 in this engaging documentary.

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.

Health/Fitness

Doctors Warn of Burns From Asphalt as Heat Wave Hits US West

Doctors Warn of Burns From Asphalt as Heat Wave Hits US West

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Bob Christie | Jun 15

Doctors who work in Arizona and Nevada burn centers are warning of injuries from contact with super-heated roadways and other surfaces as the first extreme heat wave of the year extends across the U.S. West.

Travel

Rainbow Road Trip: The Ultimate Green Mountain Adventure

Rainbow Road Trip: The Ultimate Green Mountain Adventure

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 14

Few destinations throughout the United States have been as progressive, welcoming and humble about their LGBTQ heritage and presence as the picturesque state of Vermont. Well... pack a weekender; it's time to head to the Green Mountain State.

Nightlife

Super Size Queen Fridays @ Hardware Bar :: June 11, 2021

Super Size Queen Fridays @ Hardware Bar :: June 11, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 15

Following all CDC regulations, guests provided proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test before attending Super Size Queen Fridays held at Hardware Bar in Hell's Kitchen. Promoted by Shawn P. Mazur and Matthew Gagnon, with DJ Michael Borowski.