Gay Boston: The Latest

New Report from OWL Highlights Models of Aging-Friendly Communities 

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | May 6
The Older Women's League releases their annual Mother's Day report, and invites Chicagoans to discuss it at a May 7 Community Forum.

KFC Launches Edible Nail Polish That's Literally Finger Lickin' Good

NEWS | May 6
To use, consumers simply apply and dry like regular nail polish, and then lick-again and again and again."

Philly Gay Basher Kathryn Knott Hit With $5 Million Lawsuit

NEWS | May 6
Although convicted Philadelphia gay-basher Kathryn Knott is currently serving five to 10 months in prison for the 2014 brutal beating of a gay couple in Center City, her real trouble may be just about to start.

Ariz. High Schooler Exposes Himself in Yearbook, Gets Arrested & Playgirl Offer

NEWS | May 6
An Arizona high school student who was recently arrested after exposing himself in a yearbook photo received an offer to pose nude for Playgirl.com.

JWoww of 'Jersey Shore' Announces Birth of 2nd Child, a Boy

Former "Jersey Shore" star Jenni "JWoww" Farley has welcomed her second child, a boy.

Watch: Anti-Gay Jehovah's Witness Kids Cartoon Edited With Pro-LGBT Ending

NEWS | May 6
The anti-gay kid's animated short released by Jehovah's Witnesses that drew fire earlier this week got a makeover Thursday and was re-edited to make it more accepting.

Study Shows Stigma Prevents Black Female College Students From Using Online HIV Resources

NEWS | By EDGE | May 6
New research finds that black female college students were often unlikely to use online resources related to HIV prevention, due to the stigma associated with the disease.

Fight Against HIV Far From Over in West and Central Africa

NEWS | By EDGE | May 6
People living with HIV/AIDS in West and Central Africa continue to suffer needlessly and die silently despite globally-agreed goals to curb the HIV epidemic by 2020, says Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières.

Berklee Presents Rita Moreno With Honorary Doctorate

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | May 6
Berklee President Roger H. Brown will present Rita Moreno, Ronald and Ernie Isley, Lucian Grainge, and Milton Nascimento with honorary doctor of music degrees.

Watch: Pat Robertson Claims the Devil is Behind Trans Protections

NEWS | May 6
Pat Robertson thinks the devil made him do it.


News

Despite Anti-LGBT Comments, Boxer Pacquaio Jumps to 3rd in Senate Race

May 6
Boxer Manny Pacquiao may have lost a valuable Nike endorsement deal over anti-LGBT remarks he made earlier this year, but they may end up earning him a seat in his country's Senate.


Entertainment

Review :: Bob Mould. Paradise Rock Club. Sunday, May 1st

By James Nadeau | May 6
So there are two experiences one has at a rock show: that of the musicians & the music being heard; & that of the crowd one is standing amongst. Sometimes (& in my experience MOST times) these two are in unison. Such was the case of Bob Mould in Boston.


Technology

Best Buy Gets Oculus VR

By Barbara Ortutay | May 6
Best Buy will sell the Oculus Rift virtual-reality headsets at some of its retail stores starting Saturday.


Finance

Realtor Product Placement on 'Modern Family' Takes Ads to New Level

By David Bauer | May 6
If Phil Dunphy's insistence that he's a Realtor and not a real estate agent on "Modern Family" this week seemed a little odd, be aware that ABC was paid to make that distinction.


Cars

Nissan Recalls Rogues; Rear Lift Gates Can Fall Suddenly

May 6
Nissan is recalling more than 108,000 Rogue small SUVs in the U.S. because the rear hatch door could fall on people without warning.


Style

Breaking: NYC Bars Can't Refuse Pregnant Women Drinks

By Jennifer Peltz | May 6
Pregnant women can't be kept out of New York City bars or refused alcoholic drinks just because they're expecting, under new city guidelines.


Travel

Cocktail Culture: Unusual Margaritas for Cinco de Mayo

May 5
Never mind that Cinco de Mayo is a relatively minor holiday in Mexico. The margarita gets a makeover at these destination-worthy watering holes.


Nightlife

#TBT :: 2015 Pride - Part Three :: Parties

May 5
EDGE was also on hand coast to coast to cover Pride parties. Here are some pics that pic up where last week's album left off with pics from Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Virginia, New York, Providence and San Francisco.