Gay Phoenix: The Latest

Award-Winning Gay Drama 'BPM (Beats Per Minute)' Coming to VOD Next Week

Award-Winning Gay Drama 'BPM (Beats Per Minute)' Coming to VOD Next Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 16
"BPM (Beats Per Minute)," the excellent gay/AIDS drama about ACT UP Paris in the 80s, will be made available for rent and purchase on iTunes next week.

Mathilde Krim, Microbiologist and AIDS Activist, Dead at 91

Mathilde Krim, Microbiologist and AIDS Activist, Dead at 91

NEWS | Jan 16
Dr. Krim was a founder and chair for the Foundation for AIDS Research, known by the acronym amfAR. Her advocacy proceeded as much - or more - from compassion as from her fact-based understanding of HIV and AIDS.

Watch: Chelsea Manning's Senate Run Video Deemed 'Inappropriate' by YouTube

Watch: Chelsea Manning's Senate Run Video Deemed 'Inappropriate' by YouTube

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 16
YouTube marks content containing hate speech, violence, and explicit sexuality as "inappropriate." Since Chelsea Manning's first Senate campaign video, released Jan. 14, contains none of those things, it's unclear why YouTube tagged the video.

Oklahoma Man Reappointed to Board After Anti-Gay Comments

Oklahoma Man Reappointed to Board After Anti-Gay Comments

NEWS | Jan 16
A former Oklahoma City mayor has been reappointed to the board of a local charter school after resigning following his anti-gay comments during a public affairs TV show.

Trump Aides Debate Which Version of Vulgarity Trump Uttered

Trump Aides Debate Which Version of Vulgarity Trump Uttered

NEWS | By Darlene Superville and Jonathan Lemire | Jan 16
As the fallout over President Donald Trump's use of a vulgarity bleeds into a second week, aides to the president are locked in an internal debate over which version of the word the president used to describe certain countries during immigration talks.

Kim Kardashian West and Husband Kanye Welcome Baby Girl

Kim Kardashian West and Husband Kanye Welcome Baby Girl

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 16
It's a girl for Kim Kardashian West and her husband, Kanye West, via surrogate.

Coming Out Changes the Game for Olympian Gus Kenworthy

Coming Out Changes the Game for Olympian Gus Kenworthy

NEWS | By Eddie Pells | Jan 16
Gus Kenworthy's life has changed, and unlike most athletes who make it big at the Olympics, it's only partly because of the medal he won.

Out Figure Skater Eric Radford to Represent Canada at Winter Olympics

Out Figure Skater Eric Radford to Represent Canada at Winter Olympics

NEWS | Jan 16
Pairs skater Eric Radford, who came out as gay in 2014, will represent Canada at the upcoming Winter Olympics, making him the second out male athlete competing at the Games.

Crews Free Entangled Humpback Whale Near Maui

Crews Free Entangled Humpback Whale Near Maui

NEWS | Jan 16
A humpback whale spotted near Maui has been freed of braided line caught in its mouth. Federal and state agencies say the whale has an excellent chance of survival.

Actor Timothee Chalamet Says He'll Donate Salary From Woody Allen Film

Actor Timothee Chalamet Says He'll Donate Salary From Woody Allen Film

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Jan 16
Timothee Chalamet said he will donate his salary for an upcoming Woody Allen film to charities fighting sexual harassment and abuse, becoming the latest actor to publicly distance himself from the 82-year-old filmmaker.


Entertainment

 Review :: Wuthering Heights

Review :: Wuthering Heights

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Jan 16
Certainly one of the less-considered "Wuthering Heights" adaptations, the 1970 version of Emily Brontë's famous literary work comes to Twilight Time Movies.


Business

Southern States Join to Promote Civil Rights Tourism

Southern States Join to Promote Civil Rights Tourism

CORPORATE | By Jay Reeves | Jan 16
Southern states that once fought to maintain racial segregation are now banding together to promote civil rights tourism at sites including the building where the Confederacy was born and the motel where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. died.


Technology

Lifelike Robots Made in Hong Kong Meant to Win Over Humans

Lifelike Robots Made in Hong Kong Meant to Win Over Humans

PERSONAL TECH | By Kelvin Chan | Jan 16
David Hanson envisions a future in which AI-powered robots evolve to become "super-intelligent genius machines" that might help solve some of mankind's most challenging problems.


Cars

New Jetta, SUVs and Peek at Future Cars at Detroit Auto Show

New Jetta, SUVs and Peek at Future Cars at Detroit Auto Show

AUTO NEWS | Jan 16
It's the year of the pickup truck at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit as General Motors, Fiat Chrysler and Ford unveil new trucks in a fast-growing and highly competitive U.S. auto market.


Style

Milan Menswear: Versace, Armani & More

Milan Menswear: Versace, Armani & More

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Jan 16
Here are some highlights from the first day of Milan Fashion Week, which also included fall-winter menswear shows by Emporio Armani, newcomer Isabel Benenato, Marni and Dolce & Gabbana.


Health/Fitness

'Fatberg' Appears in Central London to Promote Health Awareness

'Fatberg' Appears in Central London to Promote Health Awareness

HEALTH | Jan 16
A gigantic 'fatberg' made of real lard appeared in central London today. It's hoped the massive mound of disgusting fat will encourage Brits to seriously think about the health impacts of overindulging during the holidays.


Nightlife

Super Trade @ Schimanski :: January 15, 2018

Super Trade @ Schimanski :: January 15, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 15
Brian Rafferty Productions brought Super Trade to Brooklyn's Schimanski on MLK weekend with DJ Dani Toro from Barcelona and special guest Lindsay Lohan.