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White House Takes Credit for Bush-Era World AIDS Day Commemoration

White House Takes Credit for Bush-Era World AIDS Day Commemoration

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 3
The White House has shamelessly taken credit for honoring World AIDS Day "in a way that no president has before," according to Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany.

Former Reds Sportscaster 'Embarrassed' by On-Air Homophobic Slur

Former Reds Sportscaster 'Embarrassed' by On-Air Homophobic Slur

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 3
Sportscaster Thom Brennaman is "embarrassed" at having used a gay slur on-air during an August 19 game between Cincinnati and Kansas City.

Krysten Sinema in Purple Wig Steals Show at Senate Swearing-In

Krysten Sinema in Purple Wig Steals Show at Senate Swearing-In

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 3
Sen. Krysten Sinema (D-Ariz.), resplendent in a purple wig and zebra striped shawl, stole the show at the swearing-in of new Democratic colleague Sen. Mark Kelly on Wednesday.

Tommy Dorfman Posts In and Out of the Bathtub Thirst-traps

Tommy Dorfman Posts In and Out of the Bathtub Thirst-traps

Check out the pics of genderqueer/nonbinary actor Tommy Dorfman (from Netflix's "13 Reasons Why") in and out of the bathtub.

Warner Bros. to Release All 2021 Films on HBO Max, Theaters

Warner Bros. to Release All 2021 Films on HBO Max, Theaters

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Dec 3
In the most seismic shift by a Hollywood studio yet during the pandemic, Warner Bros. Pictures on Thursday announced that all of its 2021 film slate will stream on HBO Max at the same time they play in theaters.

Watch: John Waters Picks the Best Movies of 2020

Watch: John Waters Picks the Best Movies of 2020

John Waters picks the best movies of 2020 and they aren't the usual suspects.

Move Over Borat — A New Kazakhstan Star is Born

Move Over Borat — A New Kazakhstan Star is Born

You have got to wonder if Sacha Baron Cohen is behind all this.

Elliot Page Will Continue to Play 'Umbrella Academy' Role Vanya

Elliot Page Will Continue to Play 'Umbrella Academy' Role Vanya

Variety is reporting that Elliot Page, who came out as trans this week, will continue playing the role of Vanya on the hit Netflix superhero series "The Umbrella Academy."

Will Colombia be 2021's Most Popular LGBTQ Travel Destination?

Will Colombia be 2021's Most Popular LGBTQ Travel Destination?

NEWS | By Matthew Wexler | Dec 3
Colombia has been gaining traction as the next hot spot for queer travelers. EDGE chatted with Out in Colombia's Sam CastaƱeda Holdren about why it's so appealing for the LGBTQ community.

Lawfully Good: The Lavender Tube on SVU, Johnny Sibilly and More

Lawfully Good: The Lavender Tube on SVU, Johnny Sibilly and More

ARTS & CULTURE | By Victoria A. Brownworth | Dec 3
"Law & Order: Special Victims Unit"'s intense drama, "Big Sky"'s race controversy, Johnny Sibilly's fun show, and more TV hits and misses are covered.


News

Former US Rep. Barney Frank Sues for Unfinished Work on Home

Former US Rep. Barney Frank Sues for Unfinished Work on Home

NATIONAL | Dec 3
Former U.S. Rep. Barney Frank and his husband, James Ready, are suing a construction contractor who they said abandoned the building of their home in Maine.


Entertainment

Gay Romcom 'Happiest Season' Breaks Hulu Records, Director Teases Sequel

Gay Romcom 'Happiest Season' Breaks Hulu Records, Director Teases Sequel

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 3
Hulu's LGBTQ-themed holiday movie "Happiest Season" has shattered records at the streamer - and out writer-director Clea DuVall is saying she'd be interested in following up with a sequel.


Business

How Lemonaid is Making Healthcare Accessible and Affordable

How Lemonaid is Making Healthcare Accessible and Affordable

PERSONAL TECH | By Matthew Wexler | Dec 2
Lemonaids Chief Clinical Officer discusses how Lemonaid is at the forefront of making healthcare more accessible and affordable through its groundbreaking virtual platform.


Technology

A Year in 60 Secs: TikTok Lists Top Videos, Creators of 2020

A Year in 60 Secs: TikTok Lists Top Videos, Creators of 2020

CULTURE | By Kristin M. Hall | Dec 2
From skateboarding to Fleetwood Mac to learning Cardi B's rump-shaking choreography, TikTok users got creative in a pandemic year with new songs, dances and memes in 60 seconds or less.


Finance

During ACA Open Enrollment, Picking a Plan Invites New COVID Complications

During ACA Open Enrollment, Picking a Plan Invites New COVID Complications

HEALTH | By Julie Appleby | Dec 3
People buying their own health insurance have even more to think about this year, particularly those post-COVID-19 patients with lingering health concerns, the "long haulers," who join the club of Americans with preexisting conditions.


Cars

Hyundai, Kia Fined for Delaying U.S. Engine Failure Recalls

Hyundai, Kia Fined for Delaying U.S. Engine Failure Recalls

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Dec 1
Hyundai and Kia must pay $137 million in fines and safety improvements because they moved too slowly to recall over 1 million vehicles with engines that can fail.


Style

Get Grooming: The Best Men's Skincare Product Gifts of the Year

Get Grooming: The Best Men's Skincare Product Gifts of the Year

GROOMING | Dec 3
Dark circle under your eyes? A complexion that says you haven't left the house in days (or weeks). We're with you, which is all the more reason to gift yourself or your loved one of the best grooming brands for men on the market.


Travel

Stay Home for the Holidays or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

Stay Home for the Holidays or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

NATIONAL | By Lindsey Tanner | Dec 2
Don't travel over the upcoming holidays. But if you must, consider getting coronavirus tests before and after, U.S. health officials urged Wednesday.


Nightlife

COVID Rules Dish Up McDonald's at London Gay Club, Patrons Mock Online

COVID Rules Dish Up McDonald's at London Gay Club, Patrons Mock Online

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 29
Saturdays at London's Heaven Nightclub are getting a little happier - at least, the meals are. New COVID rules say bars must serve "substantial meals" with drinks, and McDonald's is partnering with the club.