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Inside Alt-Right Poster Boy & Homophobe Nick Fuentes — Weird Bitcoin Transactions, Shaming Lady Maga & Dating a Catboy

Inside Alt-Right Poster Boy & Homophobe Nick Fuentes — Weird Bitcoin Transactions, Shaming Lady Maga & Dating a Catboy

NEWS | Jan 18

Alt-right poster boy Nick Fuentes recently was made $250,000 richer in a weird Bitcoin transaction. He also expressed his distaste for homosexuality in an exchange with the drag queen Lady Maga, & dated a man in a cat suit.

Ex-'Bacherlorette' Contestant Josh Seiter Comes Out as Pansexual

Ex-'Bacherlorette' Contestant Josh Seiter Comes Out as Pansexual

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 18

Ex-"Bachelorette" hunk Josh Seiter came out as pansexual recently.

Portraits of U.S. Voters, Assessing this Moment in History

Portraits of U.S. Voters, Assessing this Moment in History

NEWS | Jan 18

After more than 1,400 days of Donald Trump's presidency -- after two bitter elections, two impeachments, more than 26,000 presidential tweets and four years of near-constant upheaval -- it is left to American voters to tally it all up.

In Inaugural Address, Biden Will Appeal to National Unity

In Inaugural Address, Biden Will Appeal to National Unity

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Jan 18

President-elect Joe Biden will deliver an appeal to national unity when he is sworn in Wednesday and plans immediate moves to combat the coronavirus pandemic and undo some of President Donald Trump's most controversial policies.

Biden's Long Political Evolution Leads To His Biggest Test

Biden's Long Political Evolution Leads To His Biggest Test

NEWS | By Bill Barrow | Jan 18

Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. has navigated a half-century in American politics by relentlessly positioning himself at the core of the Democratic Party.

Records: Trump Allies Behind Rally that Ignited Capitol Riot

Records: Trump Allies Behind Rally that Ignited Capitol Riot

NEWS | By Richard Lardner and Michelle R. Smith | Jan 18

Members of President Donald Trump's failed presidential campaign played key roles in orchestrating the Washington rally that spawned a deadly assault on the U.S. Capitol.

Kremlin Critic Navalny Detained after Landing in Moscow

Kremlin Critic Navalny Detained after Landing in Moscow

NEWS | By Mstyslav Chernov and Jim Heintz | Jan 18

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was arrested Sunday at a Moscow airport as he tried to enter the country from Germany, where he had spent five months recovering from nerve agent poisoning that he blames on the Kremlin.

Heavy Fortified Statehouses Around the US See Small Protests

Heavy Fortified Statehouses Around the US See Small Protests

NEWS | By David A. Lieb and Adam Geller | Jan 18

Small groups of right-wing protesters — some of them carrying rifles — gathered outside heavily fortified statehouses around the country Sunday, outnumbered by National Guard troops and police.

Dare We Hope? What LGBTQ People Really Expect from the Biden Presidency

Dare We Hope? What LGBTQ People Really Expect from the Biden Presidency

NEWS | By Dan Allen | Jan 17

After a chaotic administration that's been disastrous for LGBTQ rights, uncertainty and realism are tempering expectations for Biden-Harris results.

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race Fashion Recap. Episode 3

Frayed or Fab? 'RuPaul's Drag Race Fashion Recap. Episode 3

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 17

RuPaul challenged the queens to riff on the slogan, "We're here. We're sheer. Get used to it." Here's our take.

Entertainment

'It Was So Frenetic.' HBO Max Follows Wolfgang Puck Catering

'It Was So Frenetic.' HBO Max Follows Wolfgang Puck Catering

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Jan 17

Usually cameras are trained on the celebrities at such shindigs but with the new HBO Max series "The Event," they have captured the cooks and servers toiling behind the scenes.

Business

Chick-fil-A in Castro Valley? Let the Battle Begin

Chick-fil-A in Castro Valley? Let the Battle Begin

BUSINESS | Jan 15

Chick-fil-A hit a roadblock this week in an effort to open a new location in Castro Valley. But was it traffic concerns or the company's stance on LGBTQ issues that ruffled the Castro Valley Municipal Advisory Council's feathers?

Technology

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

TECHNOLOGY | Jan 16

OnlyFans has been a boon for some during the Pandemic, including Aussie model Alec Nysten. But the 28-year old is seeing his revenue stream compromised by leaked pics.

Finance

Liz Weston: Start 2021 Off Strong with These Money Moves

Liz Weston: Start 2021 Off Strong with These Money Moves

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Jan 11

After the train wreck that was 2020, you may well question whether it's worth trying to plan anything. But knocking off a few financial tasks early in the year can better prepare you for whatever 2021 has in store.

Cars

Edmunds: 5 New Trucks and SUVs to Look for in 2021

Edmunds: 5 New Trucks and SUVs to Look for in 2021

CARS | By Reese Counts of Edmunds | Jan 16

Trucks and SUVs will dominate the news in 2021. Edmunds' experts cover the five they think will make the biggest splash.

Style

Milan Opens 1st Fashion Week With No VIP Guests Due to Virus

Milan Opens 1st Fashion Week With No VIP Guests Due to Virus

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Jan 16

Italy's fashion chamber opened on Friday the first Milan Fashion Week that won't have VIPS populating runway front rows, as the reality of Italy's persistent resurgence of the coronavirus has forced an all-virtual format for presenting menswear previews.

Health/Fitness

California Bill Would Ban Intersex Surgery for Young Kids

California Bill Would Ban Intersex Surgery for Young Kids

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Adam Beam | Jan 17

The legislation would ban specific types of surgeries on infants born with intersex characteristics. Advocates are pushing to delay these types of surgeries until the child is old enough to develop a gender identity.

Travel

Rodin Museum Sculpture Garden Reopens to the Public

Rodin Museum Sculpture Garden Reopens to the Public

TRAVEL | Jan 17

There is a ray of light for Parisians who, like the rest of the French nation this weekend, begin to observe a tightened coronavirus curfew: The famous Rodin Museum sculpture gardens is reopening to visitors.

Nightlife

Sexual Fluidity: What We Know and What We Don't

Sexual Fluidity: What We Know and What We Don't

NIGHTLIFE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 9

The term "sexual fluidity" has come under scrutiny as researchers further explore the nuances our sexual expression, attraction and behavior.