LGBTQ News and More

Adam Driver Morphs Into a Centaur in Thirst-Trapping Burberry Ad

Adam Driver Morphs Into a Centaur in Thirst-Trapping Burberry Ad

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 29

In a leaked Burberry ad, Adam Driver appears to morph into a centaur, but not before showing off his ripped body.

Watch: Peter Tatchell Recalls 50+ Years of LGBTQ Activism

Watch: Peter Tatchell Recalls 50+ Years of LGBTQ Activism

NEWS | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 29

Called "the most hated man in Britain," Peter Tatchell has stood up to everyone from Margaret Thatcher and the Catholic church to Russia's oppressive government. Tatchelll recalls the drive for activism in light of a new documentary about his life.

Two Homelands Converge for LGBTQ Cuban Americans in Miami's Little Havana

Two Homelands Converge for LGBTQ Cuban Americans in Miami's Little Havana

TRAVEL | By Ivan Quintanilla | Jul 29

A gay Cuban American journalist returns to his childhood home of Miami to explore Little Havana's legacy and the impact of queer Cuban culture.

'Country Music Made Me Gay,' Confesses John Waters at Orville Peck Concert

'Country Music Made Me Gay,' Confesses John Waters at Orville Peck Concert

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 29

When John Waters appeared onstage at a recent Colorado Orville Peck concert, he made a confession: "I hate to say this because some of you might take this the wrong way," he told the crowd, "but country music made me gay."

MAGA(Y)-Supporter Brandon Straka Plans Comeback with Stealth Fundraiser

MAGA(Y)-Supporter Brandon Straka Plans Comeback with Stealth Fundraiser

NEWS | Jul 29

Brandon Straka, the out MAGA-supporting pundit who was arrested for his role in the Capitol Riot, is planning a come back ... on the down low.

Could the EU Kick Out Hungary for Its Anti-LGBTQ Agenda?

Could the EU Kick Out Hungary for Its Anti-LGBTQ Agenda?

NEWS | Jul 29

The European Commission has stressed that "equality and the respect for dignity and human rights are core values of the EU," but does violation warrant the boot?

Watch: Jack Whitehall Takes Pride in Portraying First Major Gay Disney Film Character

Watch: Jack Whitehall Takes Pride in Portraying First Major Gay Disney Film Character

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 29

British actor Jack Whitehall told Variety magazine he was "proud" of portraying the first openly gay major character in a Disney movie.

Rapper DaBaby Doubles Down on Homophobic, HIV-Ignorant Rant

Rapper DaBaby Doubles Down on Homophobic, HIV-Ignorant Rant

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 29

After making homophobic and AIDS-ignorant remarks at a music festival in Miami Sunday, rapper DaBaby doubled down on his offensive rant, calling critics "bitter bitches."

Tommy Dorfman Cuddled with Lucas Hedges on Movie Night

Tommy Dorfman Cuddled with Lucas Hedges on Movie Night

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 29

After being seen holding hands in New York last month, Tommy Dorfman and Lucas Hedges were seen cuddling at a movie in Hollywood last Thursday.

Fish-Out-of-Water Chasten Finds DC 'Almost Unaffordable' & 'Inauthentic'

Fish-Out-of-Water Chasten Finds DC 'Almost Unaffordable' & 'Inauthentic'

NEWS | Jul 29

Chasten Buttigieg was a hit on the campaign trail, but now that he's landed in DC he is something of a fish out of water.

Business

Robinhood Makes Its Debut on Wall Street

Robinhood Makes Its Debut on Wall Street

BUSINESS | By Stan Choe and Alex Veiga | Jul 29

Robinhood is selling its own stock Thursday on Wall Street, the very place the online brokerage has rattled with its stated goal of democratizing finance.

Technology

Russian Lab Module Docks with Space Station after 8-Day Trip

Russian Lab Module Docks with Space Station after 8-Day Trip

TECHNOLOGY | Jul 29

Russia's long-delayed lab module successfully docked with the International Space Station on Thursday, eight days after it was launched from the Russian space launch facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.

Finance

When It Can be a Good Idea to Co-Sign for Your Young Adult

When It Can be a Good Idea to Co-Sign for Your Young Adult

FINANCE | By Ben O'Shea, Nerdwallet | Jul 29

If you're the parent of a young adult, you may be asked to co-sign for a car loan or an apartment lease. Before you agree, know what's at stake.

Cars

Volkswagen Earnings Beat Pre-pandemic Pevels on Luxury Makes

Volkswagen Earnings Beat Pre-pandemic Pevels on Luxury Makes

CARS | By David McHugh | Jul 29

Germany's auto industry showed more strong results Thursday as Volkswagen's earnings and profit margins beat pre-pandemic levels and the company raised its profit outlook for the year.

Health/Fitness

New CDC Guidelines Set off Rush to Reimpose Mask Mandates

New CDC Guidelines Set off Rush to Reimpose Mask Mandates

HEALTH/FITNESS | Jul 29

New guidance from the federal government set off mask rules across the nation Wednesday as cities, states, schools and businesses raced to restore mandates and others pushed back.

Travel

Britain Ends Quarantine for Vaccinated Visitors from US, EU

Britain Ends Quarantine for Vaccinated Visitors from US, EU

TRAVEL | By Jill Lawless | Jul 29

Fully vaccinated travelers from the United States and much of Europe will be able to enter Britain without quarantining starting next week, U.K. officials said Wednesday — a move welcomed by Britain's ailing travel industry.