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New Research Reveals Cognition Disparities Among Transgender and Non-Binary Adults

New Research Reveals Cognition Disparities Among Transgender and Non-Binary Adults

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 28

New research presented at this year's Alzheimer's Association International Conference suggests that trans and non-binary people suffer higher rates of subjective cognitive decline

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

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

NEWS | Jul 28

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.

Anti-LGBTQ Hong Kong Lawmaker Attacks Gay Romantic Comedy TV Series

Anti-LGBTQ Hong Kong Lawmaker Attacks Gay Romantic Comedy TV Series

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 28

A pro-Beijing, anti-LGBTQ Hong Kong lawmaker described claims that a 15-episode TV comedy about a gay male triangle violates a draconian Chinese security law.

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 28

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

Tommy Dorfman Cuddled with Lucas Hedges on Movie Night

Tommy Dorfman Cuddled with Lucas Hedges on Movie Night

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 28

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.

Rapper DaBaby Doubles Down on Homophobic, HIV-Ignorant Rant

Rapper DaBaby Doubles Down on Homophobic, HIV-Ignorant Rant

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 28

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."

Tempting Tastes Around the US Celebrate Peru's Bicentennial

Tempting Tastes Around the US Celebrate Peru's Bicentennial

TRAVEL | By Matthew Wexler | Jul 28

Though a visit to South America's northwest coast may be a bit out of reach these days, there are exceptional places stateside to celebrate Peru's independence, along with nearby LGBTQ hot spots.

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

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

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 28

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

Report: Hate Crime Laws Lack Uniformity Across the U.S.

Report: Hate Crime Laws Lack Uniformity Across the U.S.

NEWS | By Aaron Morrison | Jul 28

More than half a century since they were modernized, hate crime laws in the U.S. are inconsistent and provide incomplete methods for addressing bias-motivated violence, according to a new report.

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

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

NEWS | Jul 28

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?

News

TikTok Star Wounded, Friend Fatally Shot Watching 'Purge'

TikTok Star Wounded, Friend Fatally Shot Watching 'Purge'

NEWS | Jul 28

Authorities are appealing for help as they investigate a shooting that killed an 18-year-old woman and seriously wounded a 19-year-old social media influencer as they watched "The Forever Purge" at a Southern California movie theater.

Entertainment

Author Charles Casillo on the Untold Story Between Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift

Author Charles Casillo on the Untold Story Between Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Jul 28

Author Charles Casillo talks about the turbulent, life-changing relationship he explores in his new book about two of Hollywood's most beautiful stars — Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift.

Technology

Keen to Sign Up for Space Tourism? 6 Things To Consider (Besides the Price Tag)

Keen to Sign Up for Space Tourism? 6 Things To Consider (Besides the Price Tag)

TECHNOLOGY | Jul 28

Suborbital "space" flights have the potential to be less eye-wateringly expensive than going into orbital outer space and beyond. But before you sign up here are a few things to consider.

Finance

Millennial Money: A Garden's Lessons for Growing Money

Millennial Money: A Garden's Lessons for Growing Money

FINANCE | By Sean Pyles, NerdWallet | Jul 28

Willing a plot of land into a vibrant state of bloom takes intention, know-how and no small amount of trial and error. Here's what my garden taught me about managing money.

Cars

Tesla Reaches Milestone with First $1B Quarterly Profit

Tesla Reaches Milestone with First $1B Quarterly Profit

CARS | By Michael Liedtke | Jul 27

Tesla's quarterly profit has surpassed $1 billion for the first time thanks to the electric car pioneer's ability to navigate through a pandemic-driven computer chip shortage.

Style

Why Olympic Beach Volleyball Players Wear Bikinis

Why Olympic Beach Volleyball Players Wear Bikinis

STYLE | By Jimmy Golen | Jul 28

Beach volleyball has been one of the most popular sports at the Summer Games since it was added in 1996. It has fast action, a party atmosphere and some telegenic American stars.

Health/Fitness

Tap Into Your Most Creative State with THC Delta 8 Gummies

Tap Into Your Most Creative State with THC Delta 8 Gummies

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jul 28

Delta 8 gummies provide all the benefits of CBD, a milder psychoactive effect than THC, and taste delicious — making it one of the most popular CBD/Delta 8 products on the market.

Travel

Provincetown COVID Update: New Indoor Mask Mandate Imposed

Provincetown COVID Update: New Indoor Mask Mandate Imposed

TRAVEL | Jul 27

With COVID-19 cases contracted in Provincetown — many of which described as "breakthrough" cases — town officials imposed stronger guidelines at an emergency meeting on Sunday.

Nightlife

San Diego Pride Closing Party  #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

San Diego Pride Closing Party #United We Groove :: July 18, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jul 21

Happy Dark Productions set sail on the San Diego Bay for their annual San Diego Pride closing party. Everyone danced the day and night away before headliner Todrick Hall closed out the night.