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Out Conservative Brandon Straka Sentenced For Role in January 6 Capitol Attack

Out Conservative Brandon Straka Sentenced For Role in January 6 Capitol Attack

NEWS | Jan 25

Brandon Straka, the out, pro-Trump organizer and social media influencer who spoke at a Washington, DC, rally the day before the US Capitol attack was sentenced to three years of probation on Monday.

Review: Seth Sikes Performs Highly Entertaining Tribute to Gay Music Icons

Review: Seth Sikes Performs Highly Entertaining Tribute to Gay Music Icons

ENTERTAINMENT | By John Amodeo | Jan 25

For a number of years now, New York-based cabaret performer Seth Sikes has been performing his highly entertaining tribute show "Me and My Gals: Seth Sikes Sings Judy and Liza and Barbra etc." It heads to Boston on Jan. 29 at Club Cafe.

Men Continue to Fall Behind Women in Global HIV Testing, Treatment

Men Continue to Fall Behind Women in Global HIV Testing, Treatment

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 25

Men are faring worse than women in terms of global efforts to increase HIV testing and treatment — a crucial part of reducing rates of HIV transmission.

'Euphoria' Flashback Introduces Cal's Secret Gay Romance

'Euphoria' Flashback Introduces Cal's Secret Gay Romance

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 25

On third episode of "Euphoria's" second season ("Ruminations: Big and Little Bullys"), Nate's dad Cal Jacobs (Eric Dane) gets a back-story, and it's a bittersweet one, relating his high school bromance with his bff Derek (Henry Eikenberry) in the 1980s.

Out Celeb Colton Underwood Celebrates 30th Birthday Bash

Out Celeb Colton Underwood Celebrates 30th Birthday Bash

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 25

Colton Underwood turns 30 on Jan. 26, but he got the party started early — and posted pics to Instagram.

Opening Date for Billy Eichner Gay Rom-Com Delayed

Opening Date for Billy Eichner Gay Rom-Com Delayed

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 25

The premiere date for out actor Billy Eichner's upcoming gay rom-com "Bros" has been pushed back six weeks, from its initially announced Aug. 12 opening to Sept. 30.

Why Colombia is One of the Hottest Destinations for LGBTQ Travelers

Why Colombia is One of the Hottest Destinations for LGBTQ Travelers

TRAVEL | By Billy McEntee | Jan 25

For LGBTQ+ travelers, Colombia boasts bustling city streets, natural wonders, and plenty of queer discoveries, from clubs and restaurants to welcoming communities.

Adam Rippon Boosts Bell's Olympic Chase with Advice and Support

Adam Rippon Boosts Bell's Olympic Chase with Advice and Support

NEWS | By Barry Wilner | Jan 25

Adam Rippon has been a quasi-coach, choreographer and inspiring influence on Mariah Bell, who at 25 became the oldest female U.S. champ in 95 years.

Biden Answers Inflation Query by Calling Fox Reporter SOB

Biden Answers Inflation Query by Calling Fox Reporter SOB

NEWS | By Josh Boak | Jan 25

President Joe Biden responded to a question about inflation on Monday by calling a Fox News reporter a vulgarity.

Home is Where the Rainbow Heart Is: Top 10 Tips for LGBTQ Homebuyers

Home is Where the Rainbow Heart Is: Top 10 Tips for LGBTQ Homebuyers

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jan 25

Ready to utter the words "home sweet home?" MyPoint Credit Union offers 10 tips for home buying to keep in mind.

Entertainment

Review: Trans Refugee Drama 'Adam,' Based on Real Events, has Visceral Power

Review: Trans Refugee Drama 'Adam,' Based on Real Events, has Visceral Power

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 25

This hourlong play adapted to film stars Adam Kashmiri, based on his experiences as a transgender in his native Egypt and as a refugee caught in a maddening bureaucratic Catch-22.

Business

Cruise Ship Changes Course After US Judge Orders Seizure

Cruise Ship Changes Course After US Judge Orders Seizure

BUSINESS | By Adriana Gomez | Jan 24

A cruise ship that was supposed to dock in Miami has instead sailed to the Bahamas, after a U.S. judge granted an order to seize the vessel as part of a lawsuit.

Finance

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

FINANCE | By John Raby, Fatima Hussein, and Josh Boak | Jan 14

For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit.

Cars

Edmunds: The Hottest Cars to Look Out for in 2022

Edmunds: The Hottest Cars to Look Out for in 2022

CARS | By Michael Cantu, Edmunds | Jan 22

The experts at Edmunds have compiled a list of the five hottest vehicles that will arrive at dealerships in the next six to nine months.

Nightlife

Miss Gay America @ Robinson Theatre, Little Rock, AK :: January 20, 2022

Miss Gay America @ Robinson Theatre, Little Rock, AK :: January 20, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Jan 23

Mad Angel Entertainment presented the 49th celebration of the Miss Gay America pageantry at the Robinson Theatre in Little Rock, Arkansas. Congratulations to Dextaci who was crowned Miss Gay America 2022.