LGBTQ News and More

Aussie 'Magic Mike' Offers New Way to Look at Its Buff Dancers

Aussie 'Magic Mike' Offers New Way to Look at Its Buff Dancers

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 7

When Channing Tatum conceived a revue based on his "Magic Mike" film franchise, he looked to have a conversation with women about how its hunky dancers should be viewed.

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Fashion Recap, Episode 9

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Fashion Recap, Episode 9

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Mar 7

For the mainstage runway, Ru challenged the queens to don their favorite "Fascinating Fascinators." Here's a breakdown of who stayed heads above the competition.

Queer Actor Justice Smith Celebrates His Authenticity with 'Genera+ion'

Queer Actor Justice Smith Celebrates His Authenticity with 'Genera+ion'

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 7

When queer actor Justice Smith auditioned for the new HBOMax series "Genera+ion," he wasn't sure if he wanted to play a high school student again, until he embodied his character.

LOL: Gym Bros Took the 'Cake Test' — Now They Test Their Junk

LOL: Gym Bros Took the 'Cake Test' — Now They Test Their Junk

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 7

In the LOL department are a pair of tests that gym bros are taking because, well, they are.

Take it Outside: Our Favorite LGBTQ Murals in the US

Take it Outside: Our Favorite LGBTQ Murals in the US

TRAVEL | By Kelsy Chauvin | Mar 7

Mask up and hit the streets to see some of the country's best LGBTQ artists share their creativity in public spaces from coast to coast.

Jonathan Rachman on Survival, Style and Timeless Taste

Jonathan Rachman on Survival, Style and Timeless Taste

STYLE | By Ryan Leeds | Mar 7

Out interior designer Jonathan Rachman chats with EDGE about his compelling new memoir, "The Garlic Peanut Story," and his sought-after design philosophy that will work with any budget.

Look Familiar? Joseph Baena Strikes a Pose Just Like His Famous Dad

Look Familiar? Joseph Baena Strikes a Pose Just Like His Famous Dad

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 7

'Strike a pose... just like Dad' could be the mantra of Joseph Baena, who isn't necessarily recognizable by his last name, but is so instantly when he imitates his famous dad Arnold Schwarzenegger, as he did last week on Instagram.

Latest Apple iOS Update Includes Several New LGBTQ Emojis

Latest Apple iOS Update Includes Several New LGBTQ Emojis

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 7

Apple has just rolled out 217 new emojis in the most recent iOS 14.5 update, with a plethora of LGBTQ-inclusive additions.

Is KJ Apa Seeking a 'Get Out of Jail' (i.e. 'Riverdale') Card?

Is KJ Apa Seeking a 'Get Out of Jail' (i.e. 'Riverdale') Card?

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 7

In an interview this week, KJ Apa says working on "Riverdale," where the 23-year old New Zealand actor stars as Archie Andrews, is like being in jail.

Watch: Missouri Gay Couple Beaten Outside Casino Say It was a Hate Crime

Watch: Missouri Gay Couple Beaten Outside Casino Say It was a Hate Crime

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 7

A gay couple were allegedly attacked and beaten outside a casino in St. Charles. Missouri over the weekend, and they say the assault was clearly a hate crime. Police are not sure.

News

Etna Keeps Up Its Spectacular Explosions; Ash Rains on Towns

Etna Keeps Up Its Spectacular Explosions; Ash Rains on Towns

NEWS | Mar 7

A particularly spectacular blast from Italy's Mount Etna volcano belched out a towering cloud of ash and lava stone Sunday onto Sicilian villages, the latest in a series of explosions since mid-February.

Entertainment

Race, Title and Anguish: Meghan and Harry Explain Royal Rift

Race, Title and Anguish: Meghan and Harry Explain Royal Rift

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Mar 7

In an interview aired Sunday, Harry and Meghan described palace discussions about the color of their son's skin, losing royal protection and the pressures that led the Duchess of Sussex to contemplate suicide.

Technology

Casting a Wide Intrusion Net: Dozens Burned with Single Hack

Casting a Wide Intrusion Net: Dozens Burned with Single Hack

TECHNOLOGY | By Frank Bajak | Mar 7

Nimble, highly skilled criminal hackers believed to operate out of Eastern Europe hacked dozens of companies and government agencies on at least four continents by breaking into a single product they all used.

Finance

Millennial Money: 3 Debt Strategies for an Unequal Recovery

Millennial Money: 3 Debt Strategies for an Unequal Recovery

FINANCE | By Sean Pyles, NerdWallet | Mar 7

The past year has fractured our world in countless ways. Now, as people look to pick up the pieces, those managing debt need to account for their position in our uneven economic recovery.

Cars

Edmunds Compares the 2021 Tesla Model S and Porsche Taycan

Edmunds Compares the 2021 Tesla Model S and Porsche Taycan

CARS | By Reese Counts of Edmunds | Mar 6

Electric car the Porsche Taycan offers similar capabilities to Tesla's Model S, plus the aura of Porsche's sports car-building ethos. Is it good enough to unseat the Model S? Edmunds' experts tested both to find out.

Style

How a Queer Black Feminist Cultural Engineer is Turning Fashion Into a Movement

How a Queer Black Feminist Cultural Engineer is Turning Fashion Into a Movement

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Mar 6

Fresco Steez is sending a clear message to advocates, allies and even oppressors: what we wear matters. She describes her new collaboration with Levi's as a representation of Black Culture, Black political history, and Black art and design.

Health/Fitness

How Coronavirus Deranges the Immune System in Complex and Deadly Ways

How Coronavirus Deranges the Immune System in Complex and Deadly Ways

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Liz Szabo | Mar 6

Scientists say unprepared immune cells appear to be responding to the coronavirus with a devastating release of chemicals, inflicting damage that may endure long after the threat has been eliminated.

Travel

At Dubai Airport, Travelers' Eyes Become Their Passports

At Dubai Airport, Travelers' Eyes Become Their Passports

TRAVEL | By Isabel Debre | Mar 7

The key east-west transit hub is rolling out an iris-scanner that verifies one's identity and eliminates the need for any human interaction when entering or leaving the country.