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Watch: Schuyler Bailer Discusses New Book, 'Obie is Man Enough'

Watch: Schuyler Bailer Discusses New Book, 'Obie is Man Enough'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew Wexler | Oct 26
Activist and author Schuyler Bailer discusses his new book, "Obie is Man Enough," and the importance of transgender representation.

Chappelle Shades Hannah Gadsby While Taking Hard Line about Trans Controversy

Chappelle Shades Hannah Gadsby While Taking Hard Line about Trans Controversy

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 26
Dave Chappelle spoke pointedly about the controversy surrounding his comments about the trans community while shading out comic Hannah Gadsby.

Potential Legal Woes Mount after 'Rust' Shooting Tragedy

Potential Legal Woes Mount after 'Rust' Shooting Tragedy

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 26
Alec Baldwin the actor, who pulled the trigger on a prop gun while filming "Rust" in New Mexico and unwittingly killed a cinematographer and injured a director, likely won't be held criminally or civilly liable for the tragedy.

10 Upcoming Movies You Should Catch

10 Upcoming Movies You Should Catch

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Oct 26
Time to head back to the movies with this crop of award-worthy upcoming releases.

New Studies Show LGBTQ+ Mental Health Has Suffered in the Trump Era

New Studies Show LGBTQ+ Mental Health Has Suffered in the Trump Era

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 26
If you feel that your mental health has suffered during the last six years, coinciding with the candidacy — and then the presidency — of Donald Trump, new studies confirm you aren't imagining it.

Back in the Swing of Things with Elena Bennett and Fred Barton

Back in the Swing of Things with Elena Bennett and Fred Barton

ENTERTAINMENT | By John Amodeo | Oct 26
Cabaret singer Elena Bennett and accompanist Fred Barton will be swinging at Boston's Club Cafe November 2.

Watch: Is This the Gayest Commercial of 2021?

Watch: Is This the Gayest Commercial of 2021?

NEWS | Oct 26
Is this Car Gurus ad the gayest 2021 commercial?

Out 'So You Think You Can Dance' Choreographer Accused of Sexual Harassment

Out 'So You Think You Can Dance' Choreographer Accused of Sexual Harassment

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 26
Travis Wall, the out choreographer who won two Emmys for his work on reality competition show "So You Think You Can Dance," has been accused of sexually harassing a younger dancer in 2008.

Michael Urie and Devere Rogers on Interracial Gay Romance in Broadway's 'Chicken & Biscuits'

Michael Urie and Devere Rogers on Interracial Gay Romance in Broadway's 'Chicken & Biscuits'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Ryan Leeds | Oct 26
Co-stars Michael Urie and Devere Rogers chat about their experience playing an interracial gay couple in Broadway's "Chicken & Biscuits."

Studio, Co-star Push Back Against Ruby Rose 'Batwoman' Allegations

Studio, Co-star Push Back Against Ruby Rose 'Batwoman' Allegations

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 26
A year and a half after deciding to leave "Batwoman," former series star Ruby Rose continues dropping revelations around that choice. But the studio, and her co-stars, say Rose herself was the problem.


News

Facebook Yanks Bolsonaro Video Claiming Vaccines Cause AIDS

Facebook Yanks Bolsonaro Video Claiming Vaccines Cause AIDS

INTERNATIONAL | By David Biller | Oct 25
Facebook and Instagram have removed a live broadcast that Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro delivered that claims UK vaccine recipients are developing AIDS.


Entertainment

Review: 'The Importance of Being Earnest' Remains Pungent Commentary
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Review: 'The Importance of Being Earnest' Remains Pungent Commentary

THEATRE | By Joe Siegel | Oct 22
Rhode Island Stage Ensemble's new production of the Oscar Wilde classic succeeds in every way, from the performances to the sets and costumes.

Review: 'The Pursuit Of D.B. Cooper' a Fun, Hot Mess

Review: 'The Pursuit Of D.B. Cooper' a Fun, Hot Mess

MOVIES | By Frank J. Avella | Oct 26
"Pursuit" is a strange genre blend that doesn't always work, but Treat Williams is a treat and makes the silliest moments enjoyable.


Business

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict with Defiant Workers

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict with Defiant Workers

By David Sharp, Mike Catalini, and Stefanie Dazio | Oct 24
A small but significant number of American workers are deciding whether to quit their jobs and careers in defiance of what they consider intrusive edicts that affect their freedoms.


Finance

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

By Randa Kriss | Oct 21
Here are some of the government funding options that are still available to help small businesses in the time of COVID — and how to get them.


Cars

Toyota Testing Hydrogen Combustion Engines in Race Cars

Toyota Testing Hydrogen Combustion Engines in Race Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 26
Toyota said Monday it is testing hydrogen combustion engines in race cars as it works toward using the technology in commercial products.


Travel

US Details New International COVID-19 Travel Requirements

US Details New International COVID-19 Travel Requirements

By Zeke Miller, David Koenig | Oct 26
Children under 18 and people from dozens of countries with a shortage of vaccines will be exempt from new rules requiring most travelers to the United States be vaccinated against COVID-19.


Nightlife

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's Dog® Turboo

Treat Yourself to a Pleasure Trip with Tracy's Dog® Turboo

SEX | Oct 18
Just because you are in the middle of staying healthy and safe during the pandemic does not mean you have to forget about your sex life; you are your safest sex partner, and this toy can help you become your best partner, too.