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Out Country Singer Steve Grand Promotes Underwear Brand with Thirst Traps

Out Country Singer Steve Grand Promotes Underwear Brand with Thirst Traps

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 24
The pandemic may be keeping out country singer Steve Grand from performing, but it is giving him the opportunity to explore one of his passions — men's underwear.

Is Aussie Hunk Harry Jowsey To Hot Too Handle?

Is Aussie Hunk Harry Jowsey To Hot Too Handle?

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 24
Australian Harry Jowsey was the break-out star from Netflix's hit reality show "Too Hot Too Handle" this past summer. And a recent trip to California's Venice Beach showed as to why.

Watch: After 'Sexiest Man Alive' Honor, Actor Michael B. Jordan Says He's Joining OnlyFans

Watch: After 'Sexiest Man Alive' Honor, Actor Michael B. Jordan Says He's Joining OnlyFans

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 24
Not long after People magazine named actor Michael B. Jordan the Sexiest Man Alive, the "Creed" star revealed what he's planning next: Joining OnlyFans.

Watch: Ryan Philippe Was 'Shunned' by Parents Over Early Gay Role

Watch: Ryan Philippe Was 'Shunned' by Parents Over Early Gay Role

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 24
Ryan Phillippe looking back at his teenage stint playing a gay character on a soap opera and his breakout movie "Cruel Intentions," revealed that his parents "shunned" him out of disapproval of an early gay role.

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Naveen Kumar | Nov 24
One former Black porn star says looking back after seven-plus years outside the industry, it's clear it was "a whole toxic environment of white supremacy and racism, completely all the time." Has anything changed?

$ize Doesn't Matter — At Least When It Comes to Income

$ize Doesn't Matter — At Least When It Comes to Income

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 24
Size does matter, and smaller is more profitable, at least with men's incomes.

The Lack of LGBTQ Representation in Professional Sports May Not Be Why You Think

The Lack of LGBTQ Representation in Professional Sports May Not Be Why You Think

NEWS | Nov 24
Why aren't there more out professional sports players? A new report suggests the reason isn't just homophobia.

Two Men Walk NYC Streets in Dresses. Did Anyone Care Besides Candace Owens?

Two Men Walk NYC Streets in Dresses. Did Anyone Care Besides Candace Owens?

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 24
Two staff members of the Daily Mail walked the NYC streets in dresses after conservative pundit put down Harry Styles for doing so on the cover of Vogue. Did anybody care?

Wentworth Miller Addresses Stepping Away from 'Prison Break,' Straight Roles

Wentworth Miller Addresses Stepping Away from 'Prison Break,' Straight Roles

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Nov 24
On Saturday, Wentworth Miller spoke out on Instagram about his resistance to having his "Prison Break" character come out as gay in a potential reboot of the series.

Gay Penguin Couple Sphen and Magic Become Parents Again

Gay Penguin Couple Sphen and Magic Become Parents Again

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Nov 24
Internationally famous gay penguins Sphen and Magic are now proud parents for the second time to a new baby chick.


News

NYC's First African American Mayor, David Dinkins, has Died

NYC's First African American Mayor, David Dinkins, has Died

OBITUARIES | By Deepti Hajela | Nov 24
David Dinkins, who broke barriers as New York City's first African American mayor, but was doomed to a single term by a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment and his mishandling of a riot in Brooklyn, has died. He was 93.


Entertainment

SpeakEasy Stage Goes Virtual for a 30th Anniversary Spectacular
Boston, MA

SpeakEasy Stage Goes Virtual for a 30th Anniversary Spectacular

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 18
Forget the pandemic and get happy! SpeakEasy Stage Company celebrates its 30th Anniversary with a virtual concert. Producing Artistic Director Paul Daigneault shares details about the Nov. 19 premiere.

Review: A 'Hillbilly Elegy' Adaptation, Hold the Politics

Review: A 'Hillbilly Elegy' Adaptation, Hold the Politics

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Nov 24
J.D. Vance's election-year explainer to liberal America about the white underclass that fueled Donald Trump's rise has been reborn as blandly overbaked awards bait.


Business

International Flyers May Soon Need to Get Virus Vaccinations

International Flyers May Soon Need to Get Virus Vaccinations

By Nick Perry, Kim Tong-Hyung | Nov 24
International air travel could come booming back next year but with a new rule: Travelers to certain countries must be vaccinated against the coronavirus before they can fly.


Technology

IBM Apologizes to Transgender Computer Pioneer 52 Years After Firing Her

IBM Apologizes to Transgender Computer Pioneer 52 Years After Firing Her

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 23
IBM apologized to a former employee, Lynn Conway, a trailblazing computer scientist who revolutionized the way computer chips are designed and manufactured, for firing her in 1968 for being transgender.


Finance

Who Will Lead the Travel Industry Rebound in 2021?

Who Will Lead the Travel Industry Rebound in 2021?

Nov 18
With the breaking news this week that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine shows 95 percent efficacy, the idea of traveling again may be in the not-so-distant future. But who will lead the charge?


Cars

GM: New Batteries Cut Electric Car Costs, Increase Range

GM: New Batteries Cut Electric Car Costs, Increase Range

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Nov 22
General Motors says a pending breakthrough in battery chemistry will cut the price of its electric vehicles so they equal those powered by gasoline within five years.


Style

Eat, Drink and Be Merry: 9 Best Food and Drink Holiday Gifts

Eat, Drink and Be Merry: 9 Best Food and Drink Holiday Gifts

FOOD/DRINK | By Matthew Wexler | Nov 24
Let the gift-giving begin! Whether you're looking for comfort foods, stocking stuffers or healthy alternatives, 'tis the season for celebrating all things food and drink


Health/Fitness

Fear of Flying Is a COVID-Era Conundrum

Fear of Flying Is a COVID-Era Conundrum

HEALTH | By Victoria Knight | Nov 24
Americans who do choose to fly will be subject to evolving COVID safety policies that vary by airline, a result of the continuing lack of a unified federal strategy.


Travel

Many Americans Flying for Holiday Despite CDC Pleas

Many Americans Flying for Holiday Despite CDC Pleas

Nov 23
Millions of Americans bought tickets to fly somewhere for Thanksgiving before the nation's top public health agency pleaded with them not to travel for the holiday.