Gay News: The Latest

Watch: After Sparking Speculation, YouTuber Jojo Siwa Confirms She's Gay with Adorable T-Shirt

Watch: After Sparking Speculation, YouTuber Jojo Siwa Confirms She's Gay with Adorable T-Shirt

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
YouTube star Jojo Siwa has confirmed she's gay after sparking rumors earlier this week.

PopUps: Dan Levy to Host 'Saturday Night Live' Next Month

PopUps: Dan Levy to Host 'Saturday Night Live' Next Month

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
It was announced Friday that "Schitt's Creek" star and co-creator Dan Levy will host "Saturday Night Live" next month.

After Being Accused of Sexual Assault By Multiple Men, 'Drag Race' Star Soju Responds

After Being Accused of Sexual Assault By Multiple Men, 'Drag Race' Star Soju Responds

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
"RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 11 star Soju is responding to allegations of sexual assault made by multiple men who came forward on social media Friday.

How Do the Richest LGBTQ People in the World Spend Their Money?

How Do the Richest LGBTQ People in the World Spend Their Money?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 23
A new feature profiles LGBTQ people who have broken into that elite club of millionaires and billionaires.

Legislator Mocks Trans Biden Nominee on Facebook, Apologizes

Legislator Mocks Trans Biden Nominee on Facebook, Apologizes

NEWS | Jan 23
A Pennsylvania legislator shared on Facebook an image mocking the appearance of the state's recently departed health secretary, a transgender woman who has been nominated to serve in the Biden administration, and then offered a general apology Saturday.

Watch: Mom Takes Credit for Her OnlyFans Star Son's Biggest Asset

Watch: Mom Takes Credit for Her OnlyFans Star Son's Biggest Asset

NEWS | Jan 23
A British OnlyFans star posted a sweet video of support from his mother.

Was the New York Times Tone-Deaf in Reporting Matthew Camp's Arson Attack?

Was the New York Times Tone-Deaf in Reporting Matthew Camp's Arson Attack?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
Was the New York Times tone-deaf in reporting the arson attack on adult male performer's home last week?

PopUps: Ricky Martin Turns Heads After Bleaching Beard Blond

PopUps: Ricky Martin Turns Heads After Bleaching Beard Blond

STYLE | Jan 23
Ricky Martin surprised fans this week when he debuted a new look on social media: A bleach blond beard.

Cayman Island Police Speak with Armie Hammer about Video with Red-bottomed Friend

Cayman Island Police Speak with Armie Hammer about Video with Red-bottomed Friend

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 23
Armie Hammer's very bad 2021 just got a little bit worse when it was revealed that Grand Cayman police spoke to Hammer, 34, last Friday over the inappropriate footage of a woman on his private account.

Confirmed: WeHo Gay Bar Faultline has Shuttered Longtime Location

Confirmed: WeHo Gay Bar Faultline has Shuttered Longtime Location

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 23
The owner of West Hollywood gay bar Faultline has confirmed an earlier report that the establishment has closed down its longtime location. The bar will hopefully reopen elsewhere in the future.


News

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

In LA, Gay Bars, Restaurants Look to Crowdfunding to Survive

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 23
LGBTQ bars and restaurants in greater Los Angeles are struggling to survive the second, and latest, COVID lockdown. Crowdfunding has proven to be a lifeline for many.


Business

Original Big Gay Ice Cream Shop Shutters for Good

Original Big Gay Ice Cream Shop Shutters for Good

FOOD/DRINK | Jan 22
There weren't enough unicorns and rainbow sprinkles to save Big Gay Ice Cream's original East Village location from shuttering its doors, the latest in a long list of COVID casualties.


Cars

Stellantis CEO: New Car Company Will Protect Jobs and Brands

Stellantis CEO: New Car Company Will Protect Jobs and Brands

AUTO NEWS | By Colleen Barry and Tom Krisher | Jan 21
The CEO of Stellantis, the carmaker created from the merger of PSA Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler, said Tuesday that the tie-up will help preserve jobs, factories and the 14 storied brands.


Health/Fitness

Canada Thinking of Quarantining Travelers in Hotels

Canada Thinking of Quarantining Travelers in Hotels

HEALTH | By Rob Gillies | Jan 22
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned Friday his government could impose stricter restrictions on travelers at any moment in response to new, likely more contagious variants of the coronavirus.


Travel

Buttigieg Aims for 'Generational' Change at Transportation

Buttigieg Aims for 'Generational' Change at Transportation

POLITICS | By Hope Yen | Jan 21
"We need to build our economy back, better than ever, and the Department of Transportation can play a central role in this," the 39-year-old former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, intends to tell the Senate Commerce Committee.


Nightlife

In Protest, Oldest Amsterdam Gay Bar Adopts New Name - Ikea

In Protest, Oldest Amsterdam Gay Bar Adopts New Name - Ikea

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 21
The new owners of Amsterdam's oldest gay bar have made a surprising change: The sign that used to read "Spijkerbar" now sports the name and logo of the furniture store Ikea.