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Jamie Lee Curtis Expresses 'Wonder and Pride' as Child Transitions

Jamie Lee Curtis Expresses 'Wonder and Pride' as Child Transitions

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 30

Jamie Lee Curtis described her "wonder and pride" at witnessing her youngest child transition and take on a new name. Ruby, 25, will marry next year, and Curtis will officiate.

Sexual Racism Isn't a 'Preference' — It's Systemic

Sexual Racism Isn't a 'Preference' — It's Systemic

NEWS | By Naveen Kumar | Jul 30

The idea that sexual desire might be understood as mere preference — like a favorite ice cream flavor — is reductive. "Just a preference" is a familiar and reflexive shield for what experts call racialized sexual discriminiation.

'Family Karma' Star Amrit Kapai Mourns Grandmother's Death Amid Wedding Plans

'Family Karma' Star Amrit Kapai Mourns Grandmother's Death Amid Wedding Plans

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 30

Amrit Kapai, star of Bravo's 'Family Karma,' posted a heartfelt tribute to his grandmother, who passed this week, amid his wedding planning with longtime boyfriend Nicholas.

Out 'Million Dollar Listing's' Tyler Whitman Talks Sobriety. Drinking Was His 'Dirty Little Secret'

Out 'Million Dollar Listing's' Tyler Whitman Talks Sobriety. Drinking Was His 'Dirty Little Secret'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 30

Out TV personality Tyler Whitman (from "Million Dollar Listing New York") opened up about his sobriety, which he achieved during the pandemic.

In 'Amour & After,' Melissa Errico Continues Her Love Affair With Composer Michel Legrand

In 'Amour & After,' Melissa Errico Continues Her Love Affair With Composer Michel Legrand

ENTERTAINMENT | By John Amodeo | Jul 30

Broadway and cabaret performer Melissa Errico met Michel Legrand when she was cast in his 2003 musical "Amour." She continues her love affair with his music with her new show "Amour & After," which she discusses in this interview.

Watch: Reading The Bible Is Fundamental For Born Again, Ex-Gay Milo Yiannopoulos

Watch: Reading The Bible Is Fundamental For Born Again, Ex-Gay Milo Yiannopoulos

NEWS | Jul 30

"The way of the fool is right in his own eyes," reads Milos Yiannopoulos from the book of Psalms in a video posted this week on his YouTube channel. It was the line that resonated in a one-minute video to promote his newest venture.

Fish-Out-of-Water Chasten Finds DC 'Almost Unaffordable' & 'Inauthentic'

Fish-Out-of-Water Chasten Finds DC 'Almost Unaffordable' & 'Inauthentic'

NEWS | Jul 30

Chasten Buttigieg was a hit on the campaign trail, but now that he's landed in DC he is something of a fish out of water.

Gus Kenworthy Doesn't Like Being Called Colton Underwood's 'Gay Guide'

Gus Kenworthy Doesn't Like Being Called Colton Underwood's 'Gay Guide'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 30

Gus Kenworthy welcomed the opportunity to assist out ex-Bachelor Colton Underwood in his coming out experience, but he doesn't like being called his "gay guide."

Tommy Dorfman Cuddled with Lucas Hedges on Movie Night

Tommy Dorfman Cuddled with Lucas Hedges on Movie Night

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 30

After being seen holding hands in New York last month, Tommy Dorfman and Lucas Hedges were seen cuddling at a movie in Hollywood last Thursday.

MAGA(Y)-Supporter Brandon Straka Plans Comeback with Stealth Fundraiser

MAGA(Y)-Supporter Brandon Straka Plans Comeback with Stealth Fundraiser

NEWS | Jul 30

Brandon Straka, the out MAGA-supporting pundit who was arrested for his role in the Capitol Riot, is planning a come back ... on the down low.

News

Watch: Peter Tatchell Recalls 50+ Years of LGBTQ Activism

Watch: Peter Tatchell Recalls 50+ Years of LGBTQ Activism

NEWS | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 30

Called "the most hated man in Britain," Peter Tatchell has stood up to everyone from Margaret Thatcher and the Catholic church to Russia's oppressive government. Tatchelll recalls the drive for activism in light of a new documentary about his life.

Entertainment

'Country Music Made Me Gay,' Confesses John Waters at Orville Peck Concert

'Country Music Made Me Gay,' Confesses John Waters at Orville Peck Concert

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 30

When John Waters appeared onstage at a recent Colorado Orville Peck concert, he made a confession: "I hate to say this because some of you might take this the wrong way," he told the crowd, "but country music made me gay."

Business

German Federal Court Sides with Lindt in Gold Bunny Battle

German Federal Court Sides with Lindt in Gold Bunny Battle

BUSINESS | Jul 30

A German federal court ruled Thursday that the golden shade of the foil wrap on Lindt & Spruengli's Gold Bunny, a popular chocolate Easter bunny, enjoys protected status.

Technology

Russia Fines Google for Violating Data Storage Law

Russia Fines Google for Violating Data Storage Law

TECHNOLOGY | By Daria Litvinova | Jul 30

A Moscow court ordered Google to pay a fine for refusing to store the personal data of Russian users on servers in Russia — part of a longstanding government effort to clamp down on online activity.

Finance

When It Can be a Good Idea to Co-Sign for Your Young Adult

When It Can be a Good Idea to Co-Sign for Your Young Adult

FINANCE | By Ben O'Shea, Nerdwallet | Jul 29

If you're the parent of a young adult, you may be asked to co-sign for a car loan or an apartment lease. Before you agree, know what's at stake.

Cars

Climate Bid Faces Tricky Path over Money for Electric Cars

Climate Bid Faces Tricky Path over Money for Electric Cars

CARS | By Hope Yen | Jul 30

The back-and-forth in a closely divided Congress over EV funding reflects a tricky balance for the auto industry and the Biden administration.

Style

NYC's Hell's Kitchen Nightlife Bounces Back With New Openings

NYC's Hell's Kitchen Nightlife Bounces Back With New Openings

STYLE | By Ryan Leeds | Jul 29

The the Roarin' 20s have begun! New York City's queer hub — Hell's Kitchen — bursts back to life with a slate of new LGBTQ bar openings that promises to revitalize the neighborhood for locals and tourists alike.

Health/Fitness

Watch: Mrs. Kasha Davis on Living Sober and the Power of Drag

Watch: Mrs. Kasha Davis on Living Sober and the Power of Drag

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 30

Self-proclaimed workhorse queen Mrs. Kasha Davis joined EDGE and groundbreaking addiction treatment center Recovery Unplugged for an intimate conversation about her sobriety and how drag has empowered her journey.

Travel

Flight Attendants Report High Frequency of Unruly Passengers

Flight Attendants Report High Frequency of Unruly Passengers

TRAVEL | By David Koenig | Jul 30

Nearly one in five flight attendants say they have witnessed physical incidents involving passengers this year, and their union is calling for criminal prosecution of people who act up on planes.