Gay Atlanta: The Latest

Kaley Cuoco Judged a Book by its Cover for Her New TV Series

Kaley Cuoco Judged a Book by its Cover for Her New TV Series

ENTERTAINMENT | By Alicia Rancilio | Nov 25
Kaley Cuoco knew she wanted to turn Chris Bohjalian's best-selling novel "The Flight Attendant' into a TV series when the book caught her eye online.

Are You Ready for This Wrinkly Face Mask?

Are You Ready for This Wrinkly Face Mask?

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 25
Looking for that unusual stocking stuffer? A British adult sex fashion site BillysBallBags.com dedicated to testicular fashion accessories has gives a nod to the pandemic with their latest product — |the BallBag Face Mask.

Police Shut Down COVID-Unsafe Sex Club Party in NYC

Police Shut Down COVID-Unsafe Sex Club Party in NYC

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 25
Police shut down a sex party with 80 attendees at a New York swingers club - because the event broke COVID-19 policies implemented by the city.

Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

STYLE | Nov 25
EDGE has curated the ultimate CBD holiday gift guide, including CBD gift boxes, CBD gift bundles, and the best CBD products of 2020. The only difficulty will be deciding whether to gift them or keep for yourself!

Washington Mother Beats, Robs Son's Grindr Date; Son Joins In

Washington Mother Beats, Robs Son's Grindr Date; Son Joins In

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 25
A woman in Washington State is accused of assaulting and robbing a man her son met on Grindr. The woman's son and another man also reportedly joined in on the beating.

Germany to Compensate Gay Servicepeople for Discrimination

Germany to Compensate Gay Servicepeople for Discrimination

NEWS | By Geir Moulson | Nov 25
Germany's Cabinet on Wednesday approved legislation that would provide compensation to gay servicepeople who experienced discrimination in the military before a change of policy 20 years ago.

Melania Wanted to Light White House in Rainbow Colors, President's Staff Overruled

Melania Wanted to Light White House in Rainbow Colors, President's Staff Overruled

NEWS | Nov 25
Melania Trump wanted to light the White House in rainbow colors this past June to honor Pride month as it had been during the Obama administration; but the WH staff saw to it that it didn't happen.

Biden's Diverse Staff Picks Include Out Social Secretary

Biden's Diverse Staff Picks Include Out Social Secretary

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 25
Among the diverse staff picks made so far by President-elect Joe Biden is Carlos Elizondo, whom Biden has chosen for the role of White House social secretary.

Watch: New Trailer Out for Lifetime's Gay Holiday Movie 'The Christmas Setup'

Watch: New Trailer Out for Lifetime's Gay Holiday Movie 'The Christmas Setup'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 25
Lifetime has released a new trailer for its LGBTQ-themed holiday movie "The Christmas Setup," starring real-life married couple Blake Lee and Ben Lewis.

Transgender Pakistanis Find Solace in a Church of Their Own

Transgender Pakistanis Find Solace in a Church of Their Own

NEWS | By Kathy Gannon | Nov 25
Pakistan's Christian transgender people, often mocked, abused and bullied, say they have found peace and solace in a church of their own.


News

Judge: California Can't Ban Offensive License Plates

Judge: California Can't Ban Offensive License Plates

NATIONAL | Nov 25
California can't enforce a ban vanity license plates it considers "offensive to good taste and decency" because that violates freedom of speech, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.


Entertainment

Review: 'The Mystery Of D.B. Cooper' Grips the Imagination

Review: 'The Mystery Of D.B. Cooper' Grips the Imagination

TELEVISION | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 25
HBO delves into "The Mystery of D.B. Cooper" with a new documentary that examines four of the likeliest suspects in the still-unsolved 1971 hijacking of Flight 305.


Technology

Mysterious Shiny Monolith Found in Otherworldly Utah Desert

Mysterious Shiny Monolith Found in Otherworldly Utah Desert

NATIONAL | By Lindsay Whitehurst | Nov 24
Deep in the Mars-like landscape of Utah's red-rock desert lies a mystery: A gleaming metal monolith in one of the most remote parts of the state.


Finance

Retirement Guide For LGBTQ Americans

Retirement Guide For LGBTQ Americans

By John Schmidt | Nov 25
More than 3 million LGBT Americans are currently over 50, and that number is estimated to more than double over the next decade as Baby Boomers ride in on a rainbow-hued silver wave. And retirement presents many special issues for them.


Cars

Edmunds: Black Friday car Deals May Not Be as Bountiful

Edmunds: Black Friday car Deals May Not Be as Bountiful

AUTO NEWS | By Ronald Montoya | Nov 25
While Black Friday savings on new cars aren't that dramatic — no 70% off fire sales here — they do generally make mid- to late November a good time to buy a car.


Style

Restaurant Workers Out of Work Again as Virus Surges

Restaurant Workers Out of Work Again as Virus Surges

WORKPLACE | By Tammy Webber, Daniella Peters, Brian Melley | Nov 25
Waiters and bartenders are being thrown out of work — again — as governors and local officials shut down indoor dining and drinking establishments to combat the nationwide surge in coronavirus infections.


Health/Fitness

Lambda Legal Sues on Behalf of Teen Over Trans Exclusion in Health Benefits

Lambda Legal Sues on Behalf of Teen Over Trans Exclusion in Health Benefits

HEALTH | Nov 24
"This denial ... sends a message to my son and all transgender people, that their health care needs aren't real or they're not worthy of care. I won't accept that," says the teen's mom Patti Pritchard.


Travel

Precautions Help Aspen Remain a Destination During Pandemic

Precautions Help Aspen Remain a Destination During Pandemic

By John Marshall | Nov 25
The small town has made people feel safer than in big, crowded cities. Outdoor activities are Aspen's calling card, and the mountains were a perfect place to escape the doldrums of months-long lockdowns.