Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

At his New Jersey Golf Club, Trump Finds Supportive Audience

At his New Jersey Golf Club, Trump Finds Supportive Audience

NEWS | By Jonathan Lemire | Aug 8
They hustled down the stairs, the rain dabbing their polo shirts and golf attire, as they dashed inside the clubhouse, drinks in their hands and masks missing from their faces.

Census Bureau Drop-Outs Complicate Door-Knocking Efforts

Census Bureau Drop-Outs Complicate Door-Knocking Efforts

NEWS | By Mike Scheider | Aug 8
With widespread home visits for the 2020 census set to begin next week, the Census Bureau is losing workers to pandemic fears.

Watch: Pornhub Honors Female Orgasm Day

Watch: Pornhub Honors Female Orgasm Day

NIGHTLIFE | Aug 8
Today Pornhub announced the launch of its "Orgasm Gap" campaign in honor of International Female Orgasm Day, an initiative geared toward closing the orgasm gap in male-female relationships.

Arrest of Polish LGBT Activist Leads to Scuffle with Police

Arrest of Polish LGBT Activist Leads to Scuffle with Police

NEWS | Aug 8
LGBT rights activists scuffled with police Friday in Warsaw after turning out on the streets to protest the arrest of an activist.

10 Hilarious LGBTQ TikTok Videos of the Week

10 Hilarious LGBTQ TikTok Videos of the Week

A countdown of the 10 funniest TikTok videos from LGBTQ creators this week!

23-Year-Old Russian Gay SM Personality Believed Murdered in Violent Attack

23-Year-Old Russian Gay SM Personality Believed Murdered in Violent Attack

NEWS | Aug 8
A Russian social media influencer, often criticized for his gay posts, was found murdered in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Watch: Twitter Shades 'Canada's Drag Race' Judges Over Harsh Critiques

Watch: Twitter Shades 'Canada's Drag Race' Judges Over Harsh Critiques

Fans of "Canada's Drag Race" are up in arms after the latest episode of the reality spinoff show due to the judges' harsh critiques towards some of the contestants, and they're taking to Twitter to voice their opinions.

Variety Mulls: Time to Ditch Awards Show Gender Categories?

Variety Mulls: Time to Ditch Awards Show Gender Categories?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 8
Variety columnist Michael Schneider revisited the topic of one of his more popular essays: Whether it's time for awards shows to abolish gender divisions in their categories.

Bette Midler, Dan Levy Star in New HBO Comedy 'Coastal Elites'

Bette Midler, Dan Levy Star in New HBO Comedy 'Coastal Elites'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Aug 8
Fresh off their star turns on "The Politician" and "Schitt's Creek," respectively, Bette Midler and Dan Levy will feature in the new HBO comedy "Coastal Elites" on September 12.

Harmony CBD: Necessity is the Mother of Invention

Harmony CBD: Necessity is the Mother of Invention

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Matthew Wexler | Aug 8
A desperately sick child. A mother who refused to take "no" for an answer. It was this call to action that motivated the launch of Harmony CBD, an organic American hemp company.


News

Joe Arpaio Defeated in What's Likely His Last Political Race

Joe Arpaio Defeated in What's Likely His Last Political Race

NEWS | By Jaq | Aug 8
This political campaign was likely the last for Joe Arpaio, the former six-term sheriff of metro Phoenix known for leading immigration crackdowns and building a political career around the harsh treatment of jail inmates.



Entertainment

Armistead Maupin and Ian McKellen Share An Online Conversation Aug. 12

Armistead Maupin and Ian McKellen Share An Online Conversation Aug. 12

NEWS | By Jim Provenzano | Aug 8
Since moving to London with his husband Chris Turner, Bay Area fans of best-selling 'Tales of the City' author Armistead Maupin have missed his local appearances. On August 12, he'll discuss his life and writing with his friend, actor Sir Ian McKellen.



Technology

Gay California Sate Senator Targeted by QAnon Trolls for Sex Offender Registry Bill

Gay California Sate Senator Targeted by QAnon Trolls for Sex Offender Registry Bill

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 7
Out California state senator Scott Weiner has proposed legislation that would bring equality to a law regarding the state's sex offender registry. But trolls from the conspiracy website QAnon have targeted him with anti-LGBTQ harassment.



Cars

AAA: Partially Automated Driving Systems Don't Always Work

AAA: Partially Automated Driving Systems Don't Always Work

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Aug 8
Two tests by AAA during the past two years show that partially automated driving systems don't always function properly, so the auto club is recommending that car companies limit their use.



Travel

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

TRAVEL | Aug 7
The U.S. State Department dropped its global "Level 4" health warning urging people not to travel abroad Thursday, but promptly re-imposed that same advisory level on Mexico.



Nightlife

Adult Studio Seeks Participants for Group Film, But are They Pushing NYC's COVID Guidelines?

Adult Studio Seeks Participants for Group Film, But are They Pushing NYC's COVID Guidelines?

NEWS | Aug 6
An adult male entertainment company is seeking participants in a "no load refused gang bang" to be filmed next month. But are they skirting COVID guidelines?