Gay Phoenix: The Latest

Watch: 12-Year-Old Calls Out Fellow Gamer's Homophobia

Watch: 12-Year-Old Calls Out Fellow Gamer's Homophobia

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 22
A 12-year-old is going viral for taking a stand against homophobia in gaming and being an example of LGBTQ allyship we all need.

Remember When Liza Sang 'Single Ladies' at Stanford Blatch's Wedding?

Remember When Liza Sang 'Single Ladies' at Stanford Blatch's Wedding?

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 22
The Twitter account Liza Minnelli Outlives paid a heartfelt tribute to the late Willie Garson, who played Carrie's bff Stanford Blatch on "SATC." But remember when Liza sang at that character's wedding in the second film?

Watch: Margaret Cho Live 'On the EDGE'

Watch: Margaret Cho Live 'On the EDGE'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew Wexler | Sep 22
What has Margaret Cho been up to lately? Watch our exclusive interview to find out, including details about her recently wrapped film, "Fire Island," and forthcoming comedy tour "Fresh Off the Bloat."

Marvel's 'What If...?' Was Inspired by a 'Low-key' Gay Icon

Marvel's 'What If...?' Was Inspired by a 'Low-key' Gay Icon

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 22
If the Disney Plus series "What If...?" feels familiar, it is because it was inspired by this low-key gay icon, 20th century American illustrator J.C. Leyendecker.

Anti-LGBTQ+ Resolution Revoked by Regional Assembly in Poland

Anti-LGBTQ+ Resolution Revoked by Regional Assembly in Poland

NEWS | Sep 22
A rural region in southern Poland revoked an anti-LGBT resolution Wednesday under the threat of losing European Union funding.

Gay Days Anaheim :: September 17-19, 2021

Gay Days Anaheim :: September 17-19, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 22
Princesses, Queens, Princes and Kings of the rainbow community took over Disneyland Resort Anaheim for a special weekend full of friends, fun, and plenty of Disney rainbow merchandise.

Watch: New Netflix Film Explores how Polish Authorities Tracked Gay Men in 80s

Watch: New Netflix Film Explores how Polish Authorities Tracked Gay Men in 80s

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 22
In the 1980s there was Polish serial killer targeting gay men and the anti-gay government saw an opportunity. Not so much to track down the killer, but to track down the LGBTQ population.

With 'The Eyes of Tammy Faye' in Theaters, Tammy Sue Bakker Opens Up About Her Mom

With 'The Eyes of Tammy Faye' in Theaters, Tammy Sue Bakker Opens Up About Her Mom

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 22
Tammy Sue Bakker was wary of a fictionalized film being made of her mom's controversial life. Then, Jessica Chastain reached out to her.

Erotic Avenue: Mark I. Chester's 'Street Sex Photos'

Erotic Avenue: Mark I. Chester's 'Street Sex Photos'

ARTS & CULTURE | By Jim Provenzano | Sep 22
For anyone who misses having sex in a back alley, parking lot, or atop a bulldozer, the new hardcover book of photos by veteran photographer Mark I. Chester makes a perfect gift for Folsom time.

Comic Crushes: The Lavender Tube on 'The Other Two,' 'Work in Progress' and New 'L Word'

Comic Crushes: The Lavender Tube on 'The Other Two,' 'Work in Progress' and New 'L Word'

ARTS & CULTURE | By Victoria A. Brownworth | Sep 22
"The Other Two" returns to wacky comic touches in its second season; Abby McEnany's dyke-filled dark comedy's daring; "The L Word: Gen Q," Season 2, is smoother, sharper and a touch more emotionally relatable.


News

Trump Sues Niece, NY Times Over Records Behind '18 Tax Story

Trump Sues Niece, NY Times Over Records Behind '18 Tax Story

NATIONAL | Sep 22
Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday sued his estranged niece and The New York Times over a 2018 story about his family's wealth and tax practices that was partly based on confidential documents she provided to the newspaper's reporters.


Business

US Sues to Stop Deal Between American Airlines and JetBlue

US Sues to Stop Deal Between American Airlines and JetBlue

By David Koenig | Sep 22
The Justice Department and officials in six states have filed a lawsuit to block a partnership formed by American Airlines and JetBlue, claiming that it will reduce competition and lead to higher fares.


Technology

Watch: 'Fierce Looks' Earn Australian Fly Species a RuPaul-Derived Name

Watch: 'Fierce Looks' Earn Australian Fly Species a RuPaul-Derived Name

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 15
An Australian entomologist has given the name Opaluma rupaul to a newly discovered species of soldier fly, a metallic-looking, rainbow insect he says earned the name for "serving fierce looks."


Finance

5 Ways to Rein in Impulse Spending

5 Ways to Rein in Impulse Spending

By Melissa Lambarena, NerdWallet | Sep 12
When the nonessentials threaten to put your finances in jeopardy, it's important to keep your financial goals on track. Here are five strategies to help you navigate impulse spending.


Cars

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

Edmunds Compares Volkswagen Golf GTI and Hyundai Veloster N

AUTO NEWS | By Cameron Rogers, Edmunds | Sep 18
Which one of these hot hatches is the better buy? Edmunds' experts put the two speedy compacts head-to-head to determine a winner.


Health/Fitness

Biden Bets on Rapid COVID Tests But They Can Be Hard to Find

Biden Bets on Rapid COVID Tests But They Can Be Hard to Find

HEALTH | By Matthew Perrone | Sep 22
President Joe Biden is betting on millions more rapid, at-home tests to help curb the latest deadly wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, which is overloading hospitals and threatening to shutter classrooms around the country.


Travel

An Insider's Look at Virgin Voyages' Inaugural Cruise Ship Scarlet Lady

An Insider's Look at Virgin Voyages' Inaugural Cruise Ship Scarlet Lady

By Matthew Wexler | Sep 21
Marketed as "Virgin Voyages — No Kids, No Kidding," the adult-only (18+) ship, in many ways, departs from traditional ship design. EDGE sent our travel editor for a firsthand look.