LGBTQ News and More

On MLK Day, Yellen Says US Economy Is Unfair to Black People

On MLK Day, Yellen Says US Economy Is Unfair to Black People

NEWS | Jan 17

The U.S. economy "has never worked fairly for Black Americans — or, really, for any American of color," Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in a speech delivered Monday.

Did the New York Times Use a Homophobic Meme in Writing about Upcoming Gay Cruise?

Did the New York Times Use a Homophobic Meme in Writing about Upcoming Gay Cruise?

NEWS | By Robert Nesti | Jan 17

Did the New York Times piece about an upcoming gay cruise perpetuate the stereotype of a party-hardy, libidinous gay male traveler?

Thirst Trapping: Did You Participate in 'Kiss a Ginger' Day?

Thirst Trapping: Did You Participate in 'Kiss a Ginger' Day?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 17

January 12 was the unofficial 'kiss a ginger' day. To celebrate, here are some hunky gingers that share their pics on Instagram.

Malta: The Hidden LGBTQ Gem of the Mediterranean

Malta: The Hidden LGBTQ Gem of the Mediterranean

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jan 17

Malta ranks as a top vacation destination for those in the know, thanks to 300+ days of sunshine per year, dramatic historical sites, affordable luxury accommodations and some of the world's best diving spots.

Anti-Gay Preacher: Is It Better to Be A Gay Slut or A Straight Slut?

Anti-Gay Preacher: Is It Better to Be A Gay Slut or A Straight Slut?

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Jan 17

Pure Life Ministries founder and president Steve Gallagher asks whether promiscuity worse if you're gay or straight.

Watch: Queer Influencers Johnny Sibilly, Kevin McHale & Ira Madison Talk Grindr Etiquette

Watch: Queer Influencers Johnny Sibilly, Kevin McHale & Ira Madison Talk Grindr Etiquette

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 17

In our growing uncivil times, podcast host Ira Madison III, "Glee" actor Kevin McHale, and "Hacks" actor Johnny Sibilly decided to bring some etiquette discipline to Grindr.

'Yes, It's Real' Says 'Euphoria' Actor Ansel Pierce about Jaw-dropping Bathroom Reveal

'Yes, It's Real' Says 'Euphoria' Actor Ansel Pierce about Jaw-dropping Bathroom Reveal

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 17

He was on "Euphoria's" second season-opener for about 20 seconds and only had one line, but it didn't take long for actor Ansel Pierce to trend.

Remembering David Bowie on His 75th with his Best Songs

Remembering David Bowie on His 75th with his Best Songs

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christopher Ehlers | Jan 17

David Bowie would have turned 75 this week, had liver cancer not taken the legendary Starman from us in 2016. In celebration of Bowie's legacy and birthday, here's a look at his 10 best songs:

LGBTQ Tour Operator VACAYA Completes Caribbean Cruise, Responds to Scathing NY Times Article

LGBTQ Tour Operator VACAYA Completes Caribbean Cruise, Responds to Scathing NY Times Article

TRAVEL | Jan 17

LGBTQ tour operator VACAYA deemed its recent Caribbean cruise a success and calls out the New York Times for bias reporting.

By the Numbers: Stats That Tell Story of Biden's First Year

By the Numbers: Stats That Tell Story of Biden's First Year

NEWS | By Josh Boak | Jan 17

By some counts, President Joe Biden can lay claim to a banner first year in office. But numbers also reveal plenty of setbacks.

News

For Oath Keepers and Founder, Jan. 6 Was Weeks in the Making

For Oath Keepers and Founder, Jan. 6 Was Weeks in the Making

NEWS | By Colleen Long | Jan 17

Two days after the election on Nov. 3, 2020, the Oath Keepers were already convinced that victory had been stolen from President Donald Trump and members of the far-right militia group were making plans to march on the U.S. Capitol.

Entertainment

Review: Dietrich Rules in Cheesy 'Golden Earrings'

Review: Dietrich Rules in Cheesy 'Golden Earrings'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Jan 17

"Golden Earrings" is a fascinating cinematic curio — recommended for Dietrich's mesmerizing work and closeted gay director Mitchell Leisen's hidden (and sometimes not-so-hidden) homotexual content.

Finance

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

FINANCE | By John Raby, Fatima Hussein, and Josh Boak | Jan 14

For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit.

Style

Jeff Goldblum, Kyle MacLachlan Bookend Prada Menswear Show

Jeff Goldblum, Kyle MacLachlan Bookend Prada Menswear Show

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Jan 17

Jeff Goldblum infused Milan Fashion Week with some levity on Sunday as he shimmied down the Prada runway in a dark overcoat that cast a dramatic silhouette.

Health/Fitness

What Patients Can Learn From One Negative Rapid Test (Hint: Very Little)

What Patients Can Learn From One Negative Rapid Test (Hint: Very Little)

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Julie Appleby, Phil Galewitz | Jan 15

While home antigen testing remains a useful — and underutilized — tool to curb the pandemic, experts say, it is often misused and may provide false confidence.