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Watch: 'House of Hammer' Reveals Armie Hammer's Haunting Family History

Watch: 'House of Hammer' Reveals Armie Hammer's Haunting Family History

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 10

The Discovery+ docuseries will reveal the sordid history of money, power and deceit behind the Hammer family, including Armie Hammer's saga.

Jane Lynch Says She Isn't Avoiding Lea Michele in 'Funny Girl' Exit

Jane Lynch Says She Isn't Avoiding Lea Michele in 'Funny Girl' Exit

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Aug 10

When asked point blank if her quick exit from Broadway's "Funny Girl" was to avoid Michele, Lynch had a perfectly reasonable response.

Review: Norah Jones Celebrates 20 Years of 'Come Away with Me'

Review: Norah Jones Celebrates 20 Years of 'Come Away with Me'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christopher Ehlers | Aug 10

It's hard to believe that it's been 20 years since Norah Jones captivated the world with "Come Away with Me," the mega-selling, Grammy-winning album that made her a household name.

Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' Law Fuels Anti-LGBTQ+ Hate Online

Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' Law Fuels Anti-LGBTQ+ Hate Online

NEWS | By David Klepper | Aug 10

Research that analyzed social media posts finds that hateful references to gays, lesbians and other LGBTQ people surged online after Florida passed a law that bars instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity in kindergarten through third grade.

Watch: Out Actors Kiss on NYC Street as 'AHS' Begins Filming New Season

Watch: Out Actors Kiss on NYC Street as 'AHS' Begins Filming New Season

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10

Out actors Charlie Carver and Isaac Powell were seen kissing on a New York City street as filming of the new season of "American Horror Story" began.

Skin Cycling: The Hot New Trend that will Transform your Skin

Skin Cycling: The Hot New Trend that will Transform your Skin

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Aug 10

In an age where trends come and go in the blink of an eye, it's worth discussing when something comes along that is actually beneficial to the skin.

Queering Cinema: Mary Stuart Masterson and Mary-Louise Parker in 'Fried Green Tomatoes'

Queering Cinema: Mary Stuart Masterson and Mary-Louise Parker in 'Fried Green Tomatoes'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10

Though never explicit, the same-sex attraction and relationship in "Fried Green Tomatoes" is tangible, thanks to wonderful performances by Mary Stuart Masterson and Mary-Louise Parker.

Celebrating Jinkx Monsoon's 10 Most Iconic 'All Winners' Moments

Celebrating Jinkx Monsoon's 10 Most Iconic 'All Winners' Moments

ENTERTAINMENT | By Barry Levitt | Aug 10

Now that Jinkx Monsoon has been crowned the Queen of All Queens after winning "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" all-winners season, we're celebrating the best 10 moments that got her to win.

High Summer in the Berkshires

High Summer in the Berkshires

ENTERTAINMENT | By Iris Fanger | Aug 10

A weekend in the Berkshires, the region of verdant hills in Western Massachusetts that borders on Upstate New York, is not enough time when you consider the choices of performances at music and dance festivals, theaters and museum exhibits.

Pop Star Allie X Responds to Allegations She Left Dog in Hot Car

Pop Star Allie X Responds to Allegations She Left Dog in Hot Car

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 10

Pop star Allie X took to social media to refute allegations posted online by gay recording artist Simon Curtis, who said she left her dog in a hot car for over 20 minutes, endangering its life.

News

Watch: Gay Flamingos in UK Zoo Adopt Abandoned Chick as their Own

Watch: Gay Flamingos in UK Zoo Adopt Abandoned Chick as their Own

NEWS | Aug 10

A same-sex flamingo couple in the UK's ZSL Whipsnade Zoo adopted an egg that was abandoned by a mixed-gender pair of birds, and now that the chick has hatched they are proving to be "exemplary" parents.

Entertainment

Alan Tudyk Infuses 'Resident Alien' with the Art of Clowning

Alan Tudyk Infuses 'Resident Alien' with the Art of Clowning

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Aug 11

Tudyk shines in the unlikely showcase role of an emotionally conflicted alien invader on the science-fiction dramady, back at 10 p.m. EDT Wednesday for the latter half of its second season.

Business

Sesame Place to Train Workers on Diversity after Lawsuit

Sesame Place to Train Workers on Diversity after Lawsuit

BUSINESS | Aug 11

Sesame Place has announced the implementation of diversity and inclusion training for its employees following a $25 million class-action lawsuit alleging multiple incidents of discrimination.

Technology

Online Privacy in a Post-Roe World

Online Privacy in a Post-Roe World

TECHNOLOGY | Aug 11

The case of a Nebraska woman charged with helping her teenage daughter end her pregnancy after investigators obtained Facebook messages between the two has raised fresh concerns about data privacy in the post-Roe world.

Finance

U.S. Inflation will Likely Stay High Even as Gas Prices Fall

U.S. Inflation will Likely Stay High Even as Gas Prices Fall

FINANCE | By Christopher Rugaber | Aug 10

Americans may finally be catching a break from relentlessly surging prices — if just a slight one — even as inflation is expected to remain painfully high for months.

Cars

U.A. Agency Probes Tesla Crashes that Killed 2 Motorcyclists

U.A. Agency Probes Tesla Crashes that Killed 2 Motorcyclists

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Aug 8

Two crashes involving Teslas apparently running on Autopilot are drawing scrutiny from federal regulators and point to a potential new hazard on U.S. freeways.

Style

Want to Put a (Cock) Ring On It? Frank Ocean Has One for $25,570

Want to Put a (Cock) Ring On It? Frank Ocean Has One for $25,570

STYLE | Aug 8

Singer Frank Ocean is one of the few Black artists to address his queerness openly, and what better way than with a $25,570 cock ring he is selling on his website?

Health/Fitness

Experts See Canada's Euthanasia Laws as Threat to Disabled

Experts See Canada's Euthanasia Laws as Threat to Disabled

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Maria Cheng | Aug 11

Human rights advocates say the regulations lack safeguards, devalue the lives of disabled people and prompt doctors and health workers to suggest the procedure to those who might not otherwise consider it.

Nightlife

Anti Violence Project Pink Party In The Pines :: August 6, 2022

Anti Violence Project Pink Party In The Pines :: August 6, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 8

The Anti Violence Project threw The Pink Party, celebrating the lives and victories of the LGBTQ community in Fire Island Pines, complete with drag performances by Shequida, Egypt and Nutwater, and featuring DJ Matty Glitterati.