Gay Boston: The Latest

'Tanglewood' Comes to Boston Common on July 13
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'Tanglewood' Comes to Boston Common on July 13

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 21
On Friday, July 13, at 8 p.m., the Boston Symphony Orchestra presents its annual "Tanglewood In the City" event on the Boston Common-a live video presentation of a BSO concert at Tanglewood.

Listen: Cher Releases Full Cover of ABBA's 'Fernando' from 'Mamma Mia!' Sequel

Listen: Cher Releases Full Cover of ABBA's 'Fernando' from 'Mamma Mia!' Sequel

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 21
Here's a treat to hold you over before "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again" hits theaters next month.

Trial of Ex-Officer Charged in Police Station Rape Underway

Trial of Ex-Officer Charged in Police Station Rape Underway

NEWS | Jun 21
The trial of a former Massachusetts police officer charged with raping an intoxicated man in protective custody inside a police station closet has started.

Watch: 'Love, Simon' Deleted Scene Shows Characters Visiting Leather Bar

Watch: 'Love, Simon' Deleted Scene Shows Characters Visiting Leather Bar

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 21
A new deleted scene from "Love, Simon" shows the titular character and his friend visiting a gay leather bar in Atlanta.

Indiana Mayor Out, in Love - and Now Married

Indiana Mayor Out, in Love - and Now Married

NEWS | Jun 21
South Bend, Indiana mayor Peter Buttigieg might live at ground zero for anti-LGBTQ "religious freedom" laws like the one signed by former Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, but he's living authentically, he's in love, and he just got married.

Amy Schumer Gets Into the Podcast Game

Amy Schumer Gets Into the Podcast Game

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 21
Amy Schumer is used to getting glammed up for red carpets, TV shows and movies, but for her new podcast, it was all about comfort.

Jane Fonda to be Honored at Traverse City Film Festival

Jane Fonda to be Honored at Traverse City Film Festival

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 21
Jane Fonda will receive a lifetime achievement award at a northern Michigan film festival led by fellow Oscar winner Michael Moore.

Q&A: Sam Smith on Touring, Therapy, Smoking and Lip Syncing

Q&A: Sam Smith on Touring, Therapy, Smoking and Lip Syncing

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 21
Sam Smith knows his music is melancholy and emotional, but he's hoping his live shows will be uplifting and feel "like a fistful of love," as he put it.

Watch: After Beating of LGBTQ Activist & Drag Queen, San Fran Police Suggest Pride-Goers Attend in Groups

Watch: After Beating of LGBTQ Activist & Drag Queen, San Fran Police Suggest Pride-Goers Attend in Groups

NEWS | Jun 21
The beating of an LGBTQ rights activist and a drag queen in Oakland, Calif. and San Francisco, Calif. are causing pause and police are suggesting people attending the upcoming San Francisco Pride do so in groups.

Garden Party @ Pier 84 :: June 18, 2018

Garden Party @ Pier 84 :: June 18, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 21
NYC's LGBTQ Center's Garden Party is a wonderful collection of restaurants and chefs that bring cheer to the city and help us all kick-off Pride week.

Gay British Army Vet Stops Basher's Bus Attack

Gay British Army Vet Stops Basher's Bus Attack

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 21
Openly gay British army vet Lee Wardle was riding a bus on his way home when he heard another passenger shouting homophobic epithets. Waddle asked the man to stop. That's when the man allegedly showed his violent stripes.


News

American Twins Reunited After 74 Years

American Twins Reunited After 74 Years

NATIONAL | Jun 21
Julius and Ludwig Pieper were born together in Creston, Nebraska. They joined the US Navy together. On June 19th, 1944 they died together off the coast of Normandy and then drifted apart. 74 years later, the Pieper twins are finally reunited.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Wiz
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Review :: The Wiz

THEATRE | By Robert Nesti | Jun 20
This winning, chamber-scaled "The Wiz" has style to spare. If you have a chance and can get a ticket, catch before it closes on July 1.

Is Andy Cohen Dating John Mayer? TV Host Addresses Rumors

Is Andy Cohen Dating John Mayer? TV Host Addresses Rumors

CELEBRITIES | Jun 21
Andy Cohen is addressing rumors that he's dating musician John Mayer.


Business

How the LGBTQ Community Can Save on Travel, Dining Out and Entertainment

How the LGBTQ Community Can Save on Travel, Dining Out and Entertainment

FINANCE | By Ben Luthi | Jun 21
The results of Experian's LGBTQ Finances Survey found that members of the LGBTQ community tend to prioritize travel, eating out and entertainment more than the general population.


Technology

Alexa, I Can Trust You with My Checkbook, Right?

Alexa, I Can Trust You with My Checkbook, Right?

PERSONAL TECH | By Ken Sweet | Jun 21
Big banks and financial companies have started to offer banking through virtual assistants. But the potential to do such sensitive tasks through a smart speaker raises security concerns.


Cars

Hyundai Motor, Audi Join Hands for Fuel Cell Technology

Hyundai Motor, Audi Join Hands for Fuel Cell Technology

AUTO NEWS | By Youkyung Lee | Jun 20
Hyundai Motor Group said Wednesday it signed an agreement with Audi AG to jointly develop electronics vehicles powered by fuel cell.


Style

Paris Menswear Fashion Week Kicks Off

Paris Menswear Fashion Week Kicks Off

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Jun 21
The fashion circus of magazine editors, bloggers, photographers and buyers cried "Bonjour Paris" Wednesday as the first full day of menswear fashion shows kicked off in the French capital.


Health/Fitness

Parents Fearful of State Law Changes for Pot Medicine

Parents Fearful of State Law Changes for Pot Medicine

HEALTH | By Kathleen Foody, P. solomon Banda | Jun 21
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to issue a decision by the end of the month on the drug Epidiolex (a purified form of cannabidiol).


Nightlife

Folsom Street East Fair NY :: June 17, 2018

Folsom Street East Fair NY :: June 17, 2018

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 20
S.L.U.T.S: Sex, Love, Unity, Trust and Safety was the slogan for this year's Folsom Street East Fair, the perfect combination of encouragement, positivity, celebration and ... well, sluttiness on a glorious, sunny day in NYC.