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'Fire Island's Joel Kim Booster Eyeing More Gay Jane Austen Adaptations

'Fire Island's Joel Kim Booster Eyeing More Gay Jane Austen Adaptations

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 1

Booster reportedly likes to engage in a fun exercise where he turns the classics into something more gay.

Watch: 'The Inspection' Star Raúl Castillo Says He Was 'Put on This Earth to Challenge Notions of Masculinity'

Watch: 'The Inspection' Star Raúl Castillo Says He Was 'Put on This Earth to Challenge Notions of Masculinity'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 1

'The Inspection' Star Raúl Castillo says he was put on this Earth to challenge notions of masculinity,' During a SAG-AFTRA Foundation Conversation moderated by IndieWire, the cis straight male actor said he was never considered a typical macho man.

Streaming Queer: December 2022

Streaming Queer: December 2022

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrea Marks Joseph | Dec 1

The end of the year brings the return of some of the most amusing and chaotic shows of our time. What are the holidays for if not escaping obligatory parties and diving into the most binge-able content streaming networks have to offer?

Listen: Out Actor Jim Parsons on Gay Rom-Com 'Spoiler Alert'

Listen: Out Actor Jim Parsons on Gay Rom-Com 'Spoiler Alert'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 1

Out actor Jim Parsons opened up about sharing the screen with Sally Field, and other things about his new queer romance movie "Spoiler Alert."

For New Show, Cabaret's Mary Catherine Ward Looks Inward (With a Little Help from Faith Prince)

For New Show, Cabaret's Mary Catherine Ward Looks Inward (With a Little Help from Faith Prince)

ENTERTAINMENT | By John Amodeo | Dec 1

When cabaret singer Mary Catherine Ward set out to do a new show, she recruited Broadway's Faith Prince to direct; and was then put to the test. Her new show premieres on Sunday in Boston.

Being Gay is Illegal in 69 Nations — Some of Them Plan to Host Major Sports Events

Being Gay is Illegal in 69 Nations — Some of Them Plan to Host Major Sports Events

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 1

The attention focused on Qatar hosting the World Cup despite its stringent anti-LGBTQ+ laws might obscure equally troubling plans for other nations with homophobic laws to host major sporting events.

FDA Reportedly Moving to End Blanket Blood Ban

FDA Reportedly Moving to End Blanket Blood Ban

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 1

The Food and Drug Administration, which has in recent years relaxed a once-comprehensive ban on gay men donating blood, may be about to phase out the last vestige of that blanket restriction.

Why Karamo Brown Says Tan France Holds the 'Queer Eye's Fab Five Together

Why Karamo Brown Says Tan France Holds the 'Queer Eye's Fab Five Together

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Nov 30

Why Karamo Brown says Tan France holds the 'Queer Eye's Fab Five together. According to Brown, France is the peacemaker of the group.

Christine McVie, Fleetwood Mac Singer-Songwriter, Dies at 79

Christine McVie, Fleetwood Mac Singer-Songwriter, Dies at 79

NEWS | By Hillel Italie | Nov 30

Christine McVie, the British-born Fleetwood Mac vocalist, songwriter and keyboard player whose cool, soulful contralto helped define such classics as "You Make Loving Fun," "Everywhere" and "Don't Stop," died Wednesday at age 79.

A Gay Man Revealed to Be Behind Tucker Carlson's Homophobic Agenda

A Gay Man Revealed to Be Behind Tucker Carlson's Homophobic Agenda

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Nov 30

Veteran journalist Michelangelo Signorile has uncovered that a gay man, working as senior executive producer of "Tucker Carlson Tonight," is responsible for the Fox News host's attacks on the LGBTQ community.

News

UK Royals Traveling To Boston With Eye on Environment Prize

UK Royals Traveling To Boston With Eye on Environment Prize

NEWS | By Danica Kirka | Nov 30

The first overseas trip by the Prince and Princess of Wales since the death of Queen Elizabeth II begins Wednesday, an occasion to show the world as much about who they are not as who they are.

Entertainment

Review: 'Riches' Mixes Money and Blood

Review: 'Riches' Mixes Money and Blood

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Dec 1

This new TV drama about the exploits of a stylish, privileged and super-successful fictional family makes the folks at "Succession" look almost functional.

Business

House Votes to Avert Rail Strike, Impose Deal on Unions

House Votes to Avert Rail Strike, Impose Deal on Unions

BUSINESS | By Kevin Freking and Josh Funk | Dec 1

The U.S. House moved urgently to head off the looming nationwide rail strike on Wednesday, passing a bill that would bind companies and workers to a proposed settlement.

Technology

Viewers Flock to Watch Glowing Lava Ooze from Hawaii Volcano

Viewers Flock to Watch Glowing Lava Ooze from Hawaii Volcano

TECHNOLOGY | By Caleb Jones, Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, and Andrew Selsky | Dec 1

The world's largest volcano oozed rivers of glowing lava Wednesday, drawing thousands of awestruck viewers who jammed a Hawaii highway that could soon be covered by the flow.

Finance

GivingTuesday Raises $3.1B for Charities in Tough Economy

GivingTuesday Raises $3.1B for Charities in Tough Economy

FINANCE | By Thalia Beatty | Dec 1

GivingTuesday raised a record $3.1 billion in 24 hours for charitable causes in the U.S. earlier this week.

Cars

Motorcycle Accidents: Who Is at Most Fault?

Motorcycle Accidents: Who Is at Most Fault?

CARS | Nov 30

Many drivers assume that because a motorcycle is smaller than a car, the rider must be inexperienced or reckless. This attitude often puts motorcyclists at risk.

Style

Paul Labrecque's Holiday Grooming Guide

Paul Labrecque's Holiday Grooming Guide

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Nov 29

One of Vanity Fair's Top 3 Stylists in the United States, Paul Labrecque has teamed up with EDGE this holiday season to bring you his picks for the best in holiday grooming and self-care.

Health/Fitness

FDA Clears 1st Fecal Transplant Treatment for Gut Infection

FDA Clears 1st Fecal Transplant Treatment for Gut Infection

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Perrone | Dec 1

U.S. officials have approved the first pharmaceutical-grade version of the so-called fecal transplant procedures that doctors have increasingly used against hard-to-treat intestinal infections.

Travel

This Week in Ptown? How About Some Holly Folly?

This Week in Ptown? How About Some Holly Folly?

TRAVEL | Nov 30

Put a queer twist on your holiday traditions at Holly Folly, the nation's original LGBTQ+ holiday celebration and one of the only LGBTQ+ holiday festivals in the world. Holly Folly turns 25 this year and takes place December 2-4, 2022, in Provincetown, MA

Nightlife

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Nov 30

The New York premiere of Spoiler Alert took place at NYU's Skirball Center. The romantic drama is based on the memoir Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies, featuring Jim Parsons, Ben Aldridge and Sally Field.