Gay Boston: The Latest

'Jeopardy!' champ Amy Schneider Opens a New Chapter for Show

'Jeopardy!' champ Amy Schneider Opens a New Chapter for Show

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lynn Elber | Jan 26
One word made all the difference Wednesday on "Jeopardy!" Champion Amy Schneider's dazzling streak on the quiz show is over, snapped by a Chicago librarian after 40 consecutive wins and nearly $1.4 million in prize money.

Martha Stewart Shades Ina Garten's Pandemic Advice

Martha Stewart Shades Ina Garten's Pandemic Advice

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Jan 26
Martha Stewart shades Ina Garten's pandemic advice. She says she didn't find Garten's advice to "drink more large cosmos" charming.

AP Sources: Justice Breyer to Retire; Biden to Fill Vacancy

AP Sources: Justice Breyer to Retire; Biden to Fill Vacancy

NEWS | By Mark Sherman and Michael Balsamo | Jan 26
Liberal Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is retiring, giving President Joe Biden an opening he has pledged to fill by naming the first Black woman to the high court, two sources told The Associated Press Wednesday.

Watch: Laura Ingraham Impersonates Kate McKinnon (Seriously) and Promises Her Take on Nancy Pelosi if 'SNL' Will Have Her

Watch: Laura Ingraham Impersonates Kate McKinnon (Seriously) and Promises Her Take on Nancy Pelosi if 'SNL' Will Have Her

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 26
On Fox News Monday night, commentator Laura Ingraham began her show with her impersonation of out "Saturday Night Live" regular Kate McKinnon impersonating her.

Non-Binary 'Yellowjackets' Star Opens Up about Fan Response

Non-Binary 'Yellowjackets' Star Opens Up about Fan Response

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26
Liv Hewson, the non-binary breakout star of Showtime's hit drama "Yellowjackets," talked about being in a TV same-sex romance and cited LGTBQ+ fan response to the show.

Gay Nightclub Patron Alleges Gang of Bouncers Beat Him

Gay Nightclub Patron Alleges Gang of Bouncers Beat Him

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26
Ronan Gordon claims that he was set upon and beaten by bouncers at a Manchester gay establishment in an "unprovoked attack" that knocked him out and left him with facial injuries that will require surgery.

Pope Francis to Parents: Accept Your Gay Kids

Pope Francis to Parents: Accept Your Gay Kids

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26
Pope Francis offered some advice to parents with gay children: Don't condemn them.

COVID-19 Booster Drive is Faltering in the U.S.

COVID-19 Booster Drive is Faltering in the U.S.

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Mae Anderson | Jan 26
The COVID-19 booster drive in the U.S. is losing steam, worrying health experts who have pleaded with Americans to get an extra shot to shore up their protection against the highly contagious omicron variant.

Elton John Postpones Texas Concerts after Getting COVID-19

Elton John Postpones Texas Concerts after Getting COVID-19

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 26
Despite being vaccinated and boosted, Elton John has contracted COVID-19 and is postponing two farewell concert dates in Dallas.

Michigan Settlement Lets Faith Agencies Deny LGBT Adoptions

Michigan Settlement Lets Faith Agencies Deny LGBT Adoptions

NEWS | By David Eggert | Jan 26
Faith-based adoption agencies that contract with the state of Michigan can refuse to place children with same-sex couples under a proposed settlement filed in federal court.


News

France Bans Gay 'Conversion Therapy' with New Law

France Bans Gay 'Conversion Therapy' with New Law

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 26
France has a new law that bans so-called conversion therapies and authorizes jail time and fines for practitioners who use the scientifically discredited practice.


Entertainment

'Tiny Little Things' Answers All the Right Questions
Boston, MA

'Tiny Little Things' Answers All the Right Questions

THEATRE | By Will Demers | Jan 24
Director Curt Columbus gives this important work the voice it needs and has selected the right cast to convey its messages of hope, grief resolution and most importantly, love.

Review: 'Shortbus' Returns with a 15th Anniversary Re-release

Review: 'Shortbus' Returns with a 15th Anniversary Re-release

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 26
John Cameron Mitchell's classic about sex and relationships marks its 15th anniversary with a 4K restoration and cinematic re-release.


Business

Cruise Ship Changes Course After US Judge Orders Seizure

Cruise Ship Changes Course After US Judge Orders Seizure

By Adriana Gomez | Jan 24
A cruise ship that was supposed to dock in Miami has instead sailed to the Bahamas, after a U.S. judge granted an order to seize the vessel as part of a lawsuit.


Finance

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

Goodbye 'Godsend': Expiration of Child Tax Credits Hits Home

By John Raby, Fatima Hussein, and Josh Boak | Jan 14
For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit.


Cars

UK's Bentley Pouring Billions into Electric Car Overhaul

UK's Bentley Pouring Billions into Electric Car Overhaul

AUTO NEWS | Jan 26
Luxury automaker Bentley said Wednesday it is pouring billions into upgrading manufacturing to accelerate its electric vehicle development plan, joining other auto brands shifting away from gasoline engines.


Nightlife

Miss Gay America @ Robinson Theatre, Little Rock, AK :: January 20, 2022

Miss Gay America @ Robinson Theatre, Little Rock, AK :: January 20, 2022

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jan 23
Mad Angel Entertainment presented the 49th celebration of the Miss Gay America pageantry at the Robinson Theatre in Little Rock, Arkansas. Congratulations to Dextaci who was crowned Miss Gay America 2022.