Gay Boston: The Latest

 Australian George Michael Mural Vandalized with Anti-LGBT Slurs

Australian George Michael Mural Vandalized with Anti-LGBT Slurs

NEWS | By Ryan Lynch | Oct 18
A mural of deceased singer George Michael in Sydney, Australia was vandalized last week in the wake of the country's mail-in vote on same sex marriage.

Trump Jokes: Pence 'Wants to Hang' All Gay People

Trump Jokes: Pence 'Wants to Hang' All Gay People

NEWS | By Brittany Ferrendi | Oct 18
In a feature by "The New Yorker" on a possible Pence presidency and its threat to progressive ideals, a staff member from Trump's campaign revealed the president has often belittled the vice president, whose anti-LGBT views are a matter of record.

Harry Potter Exhibit Marks 20th Anniversary of First Book

Harry Potter Exhibit Marks 20th Anniversary of First Book

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
A new British Library exhibition is tracing the history of magic to mark the 20th anniversary of the publication of J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone."

PopUps: Lana Del Rey's Song 'Cola' is Apparently About Harvey Weinstein

PopUps: Lana Del Rey's Song 'Cola' is Apparently About Harvey Weinstein

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
Lana Del Rey's "Cola" was apparently written about Harvey Weinstein.

Book's Challenge: Can You Do Squats Like Justice Ginsburg?

Book's Challenge: Can You Do Squats Like Justice Ginsburg?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Jessica Gresko | Oct 18
Interest in the workout of the Supreme Court's oldest justice and in the man behind it has only grown since the election of Trump. Here's how Ruth Bader Ginsburg keeps fit.

Today on 'Megyn Kelly Today': Pole Dancing, Jesus & Soaked Nuts

Today on 'Megyn Kelly Today': Pole Dancing, Jesus & Soaked Nuts

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
Today on "Megyn Kelly Today," Megyn Kelly talks about pole dancing, Kathy Lee Gifford's new song "Save Jesus" and foods that can "fix" you.

Watch: Colton Haynes Opens Up About Intense 'AHS' Sex Scene with Billy Eichner

Watch: Colton Haynes Opens Up About Intense 'AHS' Sex Scene with Billy Eichner

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
Colton Haynes is dishing about the steamy sexy scene he had with "American Horror Story: Cult" costar Billy Eichner last week.

Seattle Theatre Stages All-Female 'Coriolanus: Fight Like a Bitch'

Seattle Theatre Stages All-Female 'Coriolanus: Fight Like a Bitch'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 18
William Shakespeare's rarely-staged drama about politics, power, and pride, replete with daring physical combat and deliciously vicious language, is staged by an all-female cast at Seattle's 12th Ave. Arts.

Family of Slain Sergeant Says Trump Showed 'Disrespect'

Family of Slain Sergeant Says Trump Showed 'Disrespect'

NEWS | By Calvin Woodward and Jonathan Lemire | Oct 18
The mother of an Army sergeant killed in Niger said Wednesday that President Donald Trump, in a call offering condolences, showed "disrespect" to the soldier's loved ones as they drove to the airport to meet his body.

Trump Dodges Question About Roy Moore's Stance on Gay Sex

Trump Dodges Question About Roy Moore's Stance on Gay Sex

NEWS | Oct 18
During a press conference at the White House Rose Garden Tuesday, President Donald Trump took questions from reporters. One asked Trump point blank if he agreed with U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore's views on gay sex.


Entertainment

 Review :: Review: Rod Ferguson/'Some Others I've Seen: Stumbling Toward Love'
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Review :: Review: Rod Ferguson/'Some Others I've Seen: Stumbling Toward Love'

MUSIC | By John Amodeo | Oct 17
If you are looking for an evening of shear joyful entertainment that will have you laughing out loud for almost seventy solid minutes, take yourself to see cabaret performer Rod Ferguson.

 Review :: Kick-Ass

Review :: Kick-Ass

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Oct 18
The 2010 R-rated superhero riff, "Kick-Ass," arrives on 4K Ultra HD. But is it worth the upgrade?


Business

California Wildfires Scorch Marijuana Crops

California Wildfires Scorch Marijuana Crops

CORPORATE | Oct 18
The wildfires wreaking havoc across Northern California have destroyed millions of dollars in marijuana crops ready for harvest on the eve of legalization in the state.


Technology

Doctors Use Patients' Genes to Guide Cancer Care

Doctors Use Patients' Genes to Guide Cancer Care

SCIENCE | Oct 18
Cancer patients increasingly are having their care guided by molecular tumor boards, Experts study the patient's cancer genes and match treatments to mutations that seem to drive the disease.


Finance

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

An Insider's Look at a Timeshare Pitch

REAL ESTATE | By Marjorie Miller | Oct 6
I had filled out a form to win a Whole Foods gift certificate. Instead I got a phone call from "Hannah" at FantaSea Resorts congratulating me on winning a travel package.AP Photo/Julio Cortez


Cars

Self-Driving Cars Could Ease Traffic, but Increase Sprawl

Self-Driving Cars Could Ease Traffic, but Increase Sprawl

AUTO NEWS | By Matt O'Brien | Oct 17
A new study inspired by Boston's early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but might also lead to more cars on the road and further encourage urban sprawl.


Style

'Project Runway' Fashion Designer Mychael Knight Dies at 39

'Project Runway' Fashion Designer Mychael Knight Dies at 39

OBITUARIES | By Chevel Johnson | Oct 18
Georgia fashion designer Mychael Knight, who was a finalist on the popular TV competition show "Project Runway," died Tuesday at age 39.


Health/Fitness

Senators Reach Deal on Resuming Payments to Health Insurers

Senators Reach Deal on Resuming Payments to Health Insurers

NATIONAL | By Alan Fram | Oct 17
Key senators reached a breakthrough deal Tuesday on resuming federal payments to health insurers that President Donald Trump has blocked. Insurers had warned that unless the money is quickly restored, premiums will go up.


Travel

Naughty Travel Expert Sienna Sinclair Shares Travel Safety Tips for Female Travelers

Naughty Travel Expert Sienna Sinclair Shares Travel Safety Tips for Female Travelers

Oct 18
Traveling around the world is an amazing experience, but at the same time it can be very dangerous -- especially if you're a solo female traveler. Sienna Sinclaire shares safety tips.


Nightlife

Dyke Night Hosts Second Saturday Queer Idol Contest
Boston, MA

Dyke Night Hosts Second Saturday Queer Idol Contest

On Saturday, October 14, Dyke Night hosts their Second Saturday party, featuring a Queer Idol Contest. The event will be held at Machine Nightclub on Boylston.

Orlando Pride Marketplace :: October 14, 2017

Orlando Pride Marketplace :: October 14, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 18
Sponsored by Marriott, the Orlando Pride Marketplace had close to 100 groups and businesses who came out in support for the LGBTQ+ community.