Gay New York City: The Latest

August 19 Fire Island Pines Pool Party to Benefit HRC
New York City, NY

August 19 Fire Island Pines Pool Party to Benefit HRC

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 16
In response to the mounting assault on human rights by the Trump/Pence administration, Fire Island Pines is doing what a popular gay resort community does best -- throw a party.

Anti-LGBT Hate Group Leader with KKK Ties Calls for 'Day of Prayer'

Anti-LGBT Hate Group Leader with KKK Ties Calls for 'Day of Prayer'

NEWS | Aug 17
The leader of a well-known hate group who has ties to the K.K.K. is calling for a "Day of Prayer" to heal America.

Charlottesville Rally In Philadelphia :: August 16, 2017

Charlottesville Rally In Philadelphia :: August 16, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 17
Thousands of protesters, clergy and laity alike were joined by allies marching down to City Hall, protesting the events in Charlottesville. Hundreds also filed into Arch Street United Methodist Church while thousands remained outside to hear the speeches.

Michelle Obama Reportedly to Appear on 'Will & Grace' Revival

Michelle Obama Reportedly to Appear on 'Will & Grace' Revival

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Another day, another "Will & Grace" update!

Listen: Rapper Tyler, the Creator Says He had a Boyfriend at 15

Listen: Rapper Tyler, the Creator Says He had a Boyfriend at 15

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Controversial rapper Tyler, the Creator confessed that he had a boyfriend when he was 15 years old.

Watch: Gospel Singer Kim Burrell Opens Up About Backlash for Anti-Gay Sermon

Watch: Gospel Singer Kim Burrell Opens Up About Backlash for Anti-Gay Sermon

NEWS | Aug 17
Kim Burrell, the gospel singer who faced a major backlash for delivering an anti-gay sermon, is opening up about the incident from earlier this year.

'Kill The Gays' Pastor and Sidekick Advocate Arson for Public Schools

'Kill The Gays' Pastor and Sidekick Advocate Arson for Public Schools

NEWS | Aug 17
The anti-LGBT pastor who famously called for the execution of gays has made the lateral move from advocating murder to advocating arson.

Katy Perry Changes Tour Dates Due to 'Production Delays'

Katy Perry Changes Tour Dates Due to 'Production Delays'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 17
Katy Perry says she's pushing back the start of her new tour because of "unavoidable production delays."

LGBT Rights Lawyer Running for Michigan Attorney General

LGBT Rights Lawyer Running for Michigan Attorney General

NEWS | By David Eggert | Aug 17
A criminal defense lawyer who helped win a battle to strike down Michigan's gay marriage ban launched her candidacy for state attorney general Tuesday.

Texan Becomes 17th Trans Person to be Murdered in US This Year

Texan Becomes 17th Trans Person to be Murdered in US This Year

NEWS | Aug 17
A transgender Texan was shot to death Saturday, becoming the 17th known trans person to be murdered in the U.S. this year.

In a Weak Summer at the Box Office, Bright Spots Abound

In a Weak Summer at the Box Office, Bright Spots Abound

BUSINESS | By Jake Coyle | Aug 17
On their face, the numbers are grim. Movie ticket sales in North America are running roughly half a billion dollars behind last summer's box office, making this one of lowest-grossing summers in years.


News

Campaign Launched to Fund Animated LGBTQ-Themed Series for Kids

Campaign Launched to Fund Animated LGBTQ-Themed Series for Kids

FAMILY | Aug 17
In response to under-representation in film and other media, a campaign has been launched to help fund a television program targeted for LGBTQ children and other kids living in non-traditional households.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Terms of My Surrender
New York City, NY

Review :: The Terms of My Surrender

THEATRE | By Brooke Pierce | Aug 17
Documentarian and activist Michael Moore is now debuting on Broadway in "The Terms of My Surrender," aiming his one-man show squarely at an audience that is liberal and Democratic.

 Review :: Baby Steps

Review :: Baby Steps

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Aug 17
Danny wants a baby, and his mother wants to be a grandmother but only if her son will ditch his boyfriend and find a nice girl in this very cute comedy.


Business

Liz Weston: How to Stop Being the Family ATM

Liz Weston: How to Stop Being the Family ATM

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, Nerd Wallet | Aug 17
The best way to stop enabling is to first recognize when you're doing it and then create a plan for saying no.


Technology

The TV-Streaming Paradox: Why You May Miss the Cable Bundle

The TV-Streaming Paradox: Why You May Miss the Cable Bundle

PERSONAL TECH | By Tali Arbel | Aug 17
The future of TV may well be a mishmash of streaming services that could rival the cost of a $100 cable bundle - but that are way more difficult to use.


Finance

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

Officials: 'No Foreigners' Sale Sign Violates Civil Rights

HOME | Aug 9
A veteran's front-yard sign advertising the sale of his home violates state and federal anti-discrimination laws because it indicates the owner won't sell to foreigners, according to Michigan Department of Civil Rights officials.


Cars

 Edmunds: Many Car Buyers Make Wrong Turn on Financing

Edmunds: Many Car Buyers Make Wrong Turn on Financing

AUTO NEWS | By Ronald Montoya and Matt Jones | Aug 16
The advantage of financing a car is that eventually you'll pay it off and enjoy debt-free car ownership. But many car owners have veered off course.


Style

Recipe: Eggplant Caponata

Recipe: Eggplant Caponata

FOOD/DRINK | Aug 17
All around Italy (and the world), chefs and grandmothers and uncles are making a variation of this sweet and sour eggplant dish. And while each region and family has its own variation on method and ingredients, the same overall idea prevails.


Health/Fitness

5 Signs You're Really Out of Shape

5 Signs You're Really Out of Shape

FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Aug 16
Are you one of those people who lives a busy life - too busy to take time for exercise? Do you put off going to the gym, taking the stairs, or even walking the dog because you're too tired?


Travel

Don't Look Down: Swiss Open New Foot Bridge Near Matterhorn

Don't Look Down: Swiss Open New Foot Bridge Near Matterhorn

Aug 17
This bridge is not for the acrophobic. Switzerland has inaugurated the world's longest suspension foot bridge along a trail toward the famed Matterhorn that features majestic Alpine views.


Nightlife

AQUA Pool Party :: August 12, 2017

AQUA Pool Party :: August 12, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Aug 16
AQUA, in its seventh year, is a staple on the Fire Island summer pool party schedule. A benefit for The Water Project and the Ali Forney Center, with beats by Gabe Manzon and Dan Darlington, along with a performance by recording artist Amannda.