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Out & About :: Arts Events March 30 - April 6
San Francisco, CA

Out & About :: Arts Events March 30 - April 6

Plenty of plays, musicals, dance and art shows, and more. And don't forget our seventh annual Besties party, celebrating the best of the LGBT bay area, Thursday, April 6 at Oasis!

North Carolina Gov. Signs Compromise of 'Bathroom Law' Repeal

North Carolina Gov. Signs Compromise of 'Bathroom Law' Repeal

NEWS | Mar 30
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper says he has signed into law a measure that rolls back the state's "bathroom bill."

Paris Exhibition Explores Racism Amid Tensions in France

Paris Exhibition Explores Racism Amid Tensions in France

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 30
A UNESCO-backed Paris exhibition exploring the psychology behind racism aims to shed light on why racist acts in France are on the rise, and to educate against prejudice.

North Carolina is Flushing its Bathroom Bill. What's Next?

North Carolina is Flushing its Bathroom Bill. What's Next?

NEWS | By Emery P. Dalesio and Meg Kinnard | Mar 30
North Carolina's General Assembly passed a measure on Thursday to repeal the "bathroom bill" that has provoked an economic backlash since its hasty enactment a year ago.

Anti-Transgender Bus Sparks Protests as it Visits US Cities

Anti-Transgender Bus Sparks Protests as it Visits US Cities

NEWS | By Philip Marcelo | Mar 30
Anti-transgender activists are being met with protests as they drive through cities in the northeastern United States in a big, orange bus emblazoned with the words "boys are boys" and "girls are girls."

North Carolina Lawmakers Vote to Undo 'Bathroom Bill'

North Carolina Lawmakers Vote to Undo 'Bathroom Bill'

NEWS | By Gary D. Robertson | Mar 30
North Carolina lawmakers voted Thursday to roll back North Carolina's "bathroom bill" in a bid to end the backlash over transgender rights that has cost the state dearly in business projects, conventions and basketball tournaments.

Tello Films Hosts Exclusive Meet and Greet at The Dinah

Tello Films Hosts Exclusive Meet and Greet at The Dinah

NIGHTLIFE | Mar 30
Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend, in association with tellofilms, will be hosting a special Meet & Greet during the Dinah's signature weekend pool party series at the Hilton Hotel in Palm Springs, CA.

Kathy Griffin Recalls Talking Cher with Aaron Schock (at Windsor Palace, No Less)

Kathy Griffin Recalls Talking Cher with Aaron Schock (at Windsor Palace, No Less)

NEWS | Mar 30
Gather around the campfire, children. Kathy Griffin has one wild story involving herself, the late Joan Rivers and former Congressman Aaron Schock at Windsor Castle.

Watch: Gay Porn Actor Donates $150 Per Scene to Gay-Straight Alliance

Watch: Gay Porn Actor Donates $150 Per Scene to Gay-Straight Alliance

NEWS | Mar 30
A gay porn actor says he is donating $150 for every scene he performs in to the Gay-Straight Alliance Network.

Watch: 90-Year-Old WWII Veteran Comes Out as Transgender Woman

Watch: 90-Year-Old WWII Veteran Comes Out as Transgender Woman

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 30
An English World War II veteran has come out as a transgender to her community, after a lifetime of knowing that she was living a lie.

'Bathroom Bill' Could Cost North Carolina More NCAA Events

'Bathroom Bill' Could Cost North Carolina More NCAA Events

NEWS | By Jonathan Drew and Emery P. Dalesio | Mar 30
Basketball-mad North Carolina is bracing for what could be another costly hit from its "bathroom bill" as the NCAA selects four years of championship sites for a variety of sports.


News

What's 'Fake News?' 60 Minutes Investigates

What's 'Fake News?' 60 Minutes Investigates

POLITICS | Mar 30
What surprised 60 Minutes producers who reported on "stories that are provably false" -- and why arguing about it "is like going down the rabbit hole."


Entertainment

 Review :: Hamilton
San Francisco, CA

Review :: Hamilton

THEATRE | By Adam Brinklow | Mar 29
"Hamilton," the unbelievably successful hip-hop musical about the life and death of Alexander Hamilton, plays through August 5 at the Orpheum.

 Review :: Did It For Love

Review :: Did It For Love

MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | Mar 30
Leela James returns and delivers one of the best albums of her career so far with "Did It For Love" a deeply soulful examination of R&B/funk and soul that will take you through the highs and lows of it all!


Business

H&M Sales Disappoint as More Customers Shop Online

H&M Sales Disappoint as More Customers Shop Online

FASHION | Mar 30
Swedish low-cost fashion brand Hennes & Mauritz AB said Thursday its first quarter sales disappointed, causing a plunge in the company's share price, as customers increasingly shop online.


Finance

Homeowners at San Francisco Sinking High Rise Sue Developer

Homeowners at San Francisco Sinking High Rise Sue Developer

HOME | By Kristin J. Bender | Mar 30
A homeowners association representing property owners at a downtown San Francisco high-rise sued the developers on Wednesday for failing to tell residents the condominium tower was sinking at an unexpected rate.


Style

Coming Soon to McDonald's: Fresh Beef

Coming Soon to McDonald's: Fresh Beef

FOOD/DRINK | By Joseph Pisani | Mar 30
The fast food giant said Thursday that it will swap frozen beef patties for fresh ones in its Quarter Pounder burgers by sometime next year at most of its U.S. locations.


Health/Fitness

Enhancing Patient Engagement for LGBT Populations

Enhancing Patient Engagement for LGBT Populations

HEALTH | Mar 30
AHIMA's newest practice brief, "Improved Patient Engagement for LGBT Populations," provides guidelines and a range of suggestions for enhanced HIM practices for the LGBT community, plus those on a spectrum of sexual orientations and gender identities.


Travel

Dutch Tulips Spring to Life in Italy

Dutch Tulips Spring to Life in Italy

Mar 30
A Dutch couple has brought a bit of the Netherlands to Italy with a "pick your own" tulip farm outside Milan that has just begun to bloom.


Nightlife

On the Tab :: March 23 - 30
San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: March 23 - 30

NIGHTLIFE | Mar 23
Whether you like your music live or DJed, your drag shows lipsynched or live (with sitcom or shade-throwing hilarity), and your gogos hot and/or heavy, plenty of nightlife fun awaits this week.

World Champion Beatboxer Butterscotch Brings One-Woman Symphony to The Dinah

World Champion Beatboxer Butterscotch Brings One-Woman Symphony to The Dinah

PARTIES | Mar 29
Butterscotch, the retro-futuristic, voice percussionist virtuosa, is joining the stellar line-up at the 2017 Dinah Shore Weekend.