LGBTQ News and More

Sam Smith and Kim Petras Were Surprised at Their 'Unholy' Success

Sam Smith and Kim Petras Were Surprised at Their 'Unholy' Success

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 3

Upon hearing seeing that the song topped the charts and earned a Grammy nomination, Petras said there was "a lot of crying."

Spitting Image? Joseph Baena Posts Workout Pics that Evoke Famous Dad

Spitting Image? Joseph Baena Posts Workout Pics that Evoke Famous Dad

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

Joseph Baena continues to follow in his famous dad's footsteps. The 25-year-old actor and fitness influencer posted post Thanksgiving pics that showed his striking resemblance to dad Arnold Schwarzenegger.

A Gay Man Revealed to Be Behind Tucker Carlson's Homophobic Agenda

A Gay Man Revealed to Be Behind Tucker Carlson's Homophobic Agenda

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 3

Veteran journalist Michelangelo Signorile has uncovered that a gay man, working as senior executive producer of "Tucker Carlson Tonight," is responsible for the Fox News host's attacks on the LGBTQ community.

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 60 Best Tweets This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

The newest edition of Gay Twitter includes reactions to the Cate Blanchett film "Tár," the Thanksgiving holiday, Grindr screenshots, and even more reactions to the shocking "The White Lotus" episode.

No More 'Los Espookys.' HBO Cancels Paranormal Comedy

No More 'Los Espookys.' HBO Cancels Paranormal Comedy

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

Fans of the quirky, very funny HBO comedy "Los Espookys" are likely disappointed by the cancellation of the mostly Spanish-language series.

Man Charged with Threatening Doctor over Transgender Care

Man Charged with Threatening Doctor over Transgender Care

NEWS | Dec 3

Federal prosecutors have charged a Texas man with threatening a Boston physician who cares for transgender children.

McConaughey, Kunis Among People Mag's 'People of the Year'

McConaughey, Kunis Among People Mag's 'People of the Year'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

Matthew McConaughey, Mila Kunis, Jennifer Hudson and "Abbott Elementary" creator and star Quinta Brunson have been named People magazine's 2022 "People of the Year."

Fathom Events Brings Critically Acclaimed 'The Hours' to Theaters in MetLive Broadcast December 10 & 16

Fathom Events Brings Critically Acclaimed 'The Hours' to Theaters in MetLive Broadcast December 10 & 16

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

After playing to sold-out audiences since its widely acclaimed premiere last week, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Kevin Puts's "The Hours" transmits live to cinemas nationwide through Fathom Events on December 10 & 14.

Elton John to Play Glastonbury as Epic Tour Draws to Close

Elton John to Play Glastonbury as Epic Tour Draws to Close

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 3

Elton John is scheduled to perform at the Glastonbury Festival in June, in what organizers say will be his farewell show in Britain.

Sam Smith Shows Off Sexy Figure and New Tattoos While Enjoying Cheetos

Sam Smith Shows Off Sexy Figure and New Tattoos While Enjoying Cheetos

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Dec 3

With an album "Gloria" on the way, and a hit song with Kim Petras taking over TikTok, Sam Smith seems to be loving the skin they are in.

News

LGBTQ Chorus in Colorado Springs Unifies Community with Song

LGBTQ Chorus in Colorado Springs Unifies Community with Song

NEWS | By Jesse Bedayn | Dec 3

In the 13 days since the shooting, Colorado Springs' LGBTQ community has worked to collect itself and forge ahead. Members of Out Loud prepared for three sold-out concerts, their first performances since the COVID-19 pandemic forced them to cancel shows.

Entertainment

Cirque du Soleil's Evan Tomlinson Weintraub Finds his Niche in Holiday Show

Cirque du Soleil's Evan Tomlinson Weintraub Finds his Niche in Holiday Show

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 3

In Cirque du Soleil's holiday show "Twas the Night Before...," out acrobat Evan Tomlinson Weintraub has found his performing niche. EDGE spoke to him about Cirque, his love of acrobatics, and the holiday season.

Business

Rail Workers Say Deal Won't Resolve Quality-of-life Concerns

Rail Workers Say Deal Won't Resolve Quality-of-life Concerns

BUSINESS | By Josh Funk | Dec 3

The rail unions say they weren't able to get more concessions out of the railroads because the big companies knew Congress would intervene.

Technology

Musk Says Twitter has Suspended Rapper Ye over Swastika Post

Musk Says Twitter has Suspended Rapper Ye over Swastika Post

TECHNOLOGY | Dec 3

Twitter has suspended rapper Ye after he tweeted a picture of a swastika merged with the Star of David. It is the second time this year that Ye has been suspended from the platform over antisemitic posts.

Finance

6 Ways to Boost your Credit Card Rewards this Holiday Season

6 Ways to Boost your Credit Card Rewards this Holiday Season

FINANCE | By Craig Joseph | Dec 3

Get your wallet ready — it's that time again with the holidays right around the corner. And for most people, celebration means spending.

Cars

Edmunds: Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Hyundai Tucson Plug-in

Edmunds: Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Hyundai Tucson Plug-in

CARS | By Alex Nishimoto, Edmunds | Dec 3

The Toyota RAV4 Prime has served as a benchmark for what a small SUV with a plug-in hybrid powertrain can be. But now SUV shoppers have another choice to consider: The Hyundai Tucson PHEV.

Style

Jordan Samuel Pacitti's Holiday Gift Guide

Jordan Samuel Pacitti's Holiday Gift Guide

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Dec 3

The founder of Jordan Samuel Skin knows a thing or two about being fabulous, which is why we thought he'd be the perfect person to curate a holiday gift guide for EDGE.

Health/Fitness

ACLU Warns Tenn. Hospital over Transgender Treatment Policy

ACLU Warns Tenn. Hospital over Transgender Treatment Policy

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kimberlee Kruesi | Dec 3

Civil rights advocates say a Memphis hospital is no longer providing gender-affirming surgeries, a move they argue is illegal and discriminatory.

Travel

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

Hawaii Eruption Brings Tourism Boon During Slow Season

TRAVEL | By Andrew Selsky, Audrey McAvoy, and Haven Daley | Dec 2

The spectacle of incandescent lava spewing from Hawaii's Mauna Loa has drawn thousands of visitors and is turning into a tourism boon for this Big Island town near the world's largest volcano.

Nightlife

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

Spoiler Alert Red Carpet @ Skirball Center NYC :: November 29, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Nov 30

The New York premiere of Spoiler Alert took place at NYU's Skirball Center. The romantic drama is based on the memoir Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies, featuring Jim Parsons, Ben Aldridge and Sally Field.