Gay Los Angeles: The Latest

Kathy Griffin Shades Andy Cohen, Calling Him Eve Harrington

Kathy Griffin Shades Andy Cohen, Calling Him Eve Harrington

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Kathy Griffin tells the NY Times that she wasn't canceled, but erased in a lengthy interview, which also touched upon her long-standing feud with Andy Cohen, whom she compared to Eve Harrington from "All About Eve."

Research Shows If You Have an Older Brother, You're More Likely to Be Gay

Research Shows If You Have an Older Brother, You're More Likely to Be Gay

TECHNOLOGY | Jan 19
New research shows having a greater number of older brothers increases the probability of a person entering a same-sex union at some point in their lives.

GLAAD Media Award Nominations Announced

GLAAD Media Award Nominations Announced

NEWS | Jan 19
GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today announced the nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards.

'Everything Composer' Brian Raphael Nabors Brings 'Pulse' to Boston Symphony This Week

'Everything Composer' Brian Raphael Nabors Brings 'Pulse' to Boston Symphony This Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Brian Raphael Nabors is a rising composer in the American classical music scene. This week his work "Pulse" will be performed by the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Tom of Finland Store Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary With Blow-Out Sale

Tom of Finland Store Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary With Blow-Out Sale

STYLE | Jan 19
This weekend offers a rare opportunity to collect archival items from the Tom of Finland store.

Watch: Adult Performer Cole Connor Mugged and Injured Near SoCal Home

Watch: Adult Performer Cole Connor Mugged and Injured Near SoCal Home

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 19
Adult gay performer Cole Connor took to Instagram to share a horrific experience that occurred near his Southern California home and sent him to the hospital last Saturday night.

Olympics' Trans Athlete Guidelines Critiqued as 'Unfair'

Olympics' Trans Athlete Guidelines Critiqued as 'Unfair'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 19
A statement from "38 medical experts and leading sports health professionals" decries the IOC's guidelines regarding trans athletes, claiming them not to be "scientific or medically based".

French Actor Gaspard Ulliel Dies After Ski Accident

French Actor Gaspard Ulliel Dies After Ski Accident

NEWS | By Nicolas Vaux-Montagny | Jan 19
French actor Gaspard Ulliel, known for appearing in Chanel perfume ads as well as film and television roles, died Wednesday after a skiing accident in the Alps, according to his agent's office. He was 37.

Mike Pence's Pet Rabbit, LGBTQ+ Hero Marlon Bundo, Dies

Mike Pence's Pet Rabbit, LGBTQ+ Hero Marlon Bundo, Dies

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 19
Marlon Bundo, the real-life inspiration for the kids' book "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Presents a Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo," about a gay bunny who falls in love, has died.

Biden 'Committed to' Fact-Based - Not Stigma-Based - Blood Donation Policy

Biden 'Committed to' Fact-Based - Not Stigma-Based - Blood Donation Policy

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 19
The White House expressed a commitment to "science, not fiction or stigma" as a basis for determining blood donor eligibility.


News

Accusers: New U of Michigan Leader Must Change Abuse Culture

Accusers: New U of Michigan Leader Must Change Abuse Culture

NATIONAL | By Corey Williams | Jan 19
Two men who say they were sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor at the University of Michigan are hoping that a change in leadership with the weekend firing of President Mark Schlissel will allow the school be more accountable toward abuse victims.


Entertainment

Review: 'The Toolbox Murders' in 4K Offers Depravity & Horror in Abundance

Review: 'The Toolbox Murders' in 4K Offers Depravity & Horror in Abundance

MOVIES | By Sam Cohen | Jan 19
"The Toolbox Murders," one of the great underrated American horror films, is now available in stunning 4K Ultra HD from Blue Underground with a stellar release rounded out with terrific special features.


Business

Airlines Worldwide Rush to Change Flights Over US 5G Problem

Airlines Worldwide Rush to Change Flights Over US 5G Problem

By Jon Gambrell | Jan 19
Airlines across the world rushed to cancel or change flights heading into the U.S. over an ongoing dispute about the rollout of 5G mobile phone technology.


Technology

New Zealand Sends Flight to See Damage from Pacific Volcano

New Zealand Sends Flight to See Damage from Pacific Volcano

INTERNATIONAL | By Nick Perry | Jan 17
New Zealand's military on Monday morning was able to send a surveillance flight to Tonga to assess the extent of the damage from a huge undersea volcanic eruption.


Finance

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

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

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.


Health/Fitness

Biden to Give Away 400 Million N95 Masks Starting Next Week

Biden to Give Away 400 Million N95 Masks Starting Next Week

HEALTH | By Zeke Miller | Jan 19
The White House announced Wednesday that the masks will come from the government's Strategic National Stockpile, which has more than 750 million of the highly protective masks on hand.


Travel

Why Colombia is One of the Hottest Destinations for LGBTQ Travelers

Why Colombia is One of the Hottest Destinations for LGBTQ Travelers

By Billy McEntee | Jan 19
For LGBTQ+ travelers, Colombia boasts bustling city streets, natural wonders, and plenty of queer discoveries, from clubs and restaurants to welcoming communities.