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Out There :: Cultural Conundrums
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Out There :: Cultural Conundrums

ARTS & CULTURE | By Roberto Friedman | Apr 29
It's time to catch you up on some of the cultural events your gay uncle Out There has been sampling this month. We've been running behind at keeping you abreast of our civil activities. Let's fill you in.

Candidates Invoke Trump's Name, God in Alabama Senate Race

Candidates Invoke Trump's Name, God in Alabama Senate Race

NEWS | By Kim Chandler | Apr 30
Seated beneath the Ten Commandments plaque that first made him a conservative icon in the culture wars, U.S. Senate candidate and former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore invokes President Donald Trump's campaign slogan - but with his own twist.

At 100 Days in, Trump Seems Both Outsider and Insider

At 100 Days in, Trump Seems Both Outsider and Insider

NEWS | By Laurie Kellman | Apr 30
President Donald Trump is turning from his dramatic debut as an outsider president to focus on advancing his plans to cut taxes and get tough on trade deals.

Fyre Fest Fiasco: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies on Social Media

Fyre Fest Fiasco: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies on Social Media

NEWS | By Tamara Lush | Apr 30
In this day and age, the young and beautiful live and die on social media.

Hacker Claims Release of Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

Hacker Claims Release of Stolen Copies of 'OITNB'

NEWS | By Michael Liedtke | Apr 30
A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."

Ohio Family Surprised When Mark Zuckerberg Comes to Dinner

Ohio Family Surprised When Mark Zuckerberg Comes to Dinner

NEWS | Apr 30
An Ohio family says they learned just 20 minutes before dinner this week that a planned mystery guest would be Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg.

Absent Glitter and Trump, Journalists Honor Press Freedom

Absent Glitter and Trump, Journalists Honor Press Freedom

NEWS | By Jack Gillum | Apr 30
Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter of past years because of the absence of the president of the United States.

White Party Palm Springs 2017 :: Jeffrey Sanker's Hot Time in the Desert

White Party Palm Springs 2017 :: Jeffrey Sanker's Hot Time in the Desert

NIGHTLIFE | By Joel Martens | Apr 29
It's a place to see, know and understand another piece of who we are and how we fit into the larger community... and, as a favorite friend once said, "A place to dance your tits off."

LGBT Organizations Mobilizing to Keep Gay Chechens Safe

LGBT Organizations Mobilizing to Keep Gay Chechens Safe

NEWS | By Tucker Berardi | Apr 29
Grindr has begun helping gay men in Chechnya by using the app's location services to update users who may be in danger. They have also provided Chechen users with news reports of the progressing situation.

Paradox Voice Band Performs at Dada Bar
San Francisco, CA

Paradox Voice Band Performs at Dada Bar

ARTS & CULTURE | By Jim Gladstone | Apr 29
The band's unique musical calling card is what would commonly be termed "mash-ups" of pop music. With Paradox they're more like intricate weavings that merge and divide strands of multiple melodies into fresh, sometimes surprising patterns.

Concert Fans Angry as Hyped Bahamas Festival is Canceled

Concert Fans Angry as Hyped Bahamas Festival is Canceled

NEWS | Apr 29
Organizers of a much-hyped music festival in the Bahamas canceled the weekend event at the last minute Friday after many people had already arrived and spent thousands of dollars on tickets and travel.


News

Report Raises Concerns About 'Stealthing' During Sex

Report Raises Concerns About 'Stealthing' During Sex

NATIONAL | Apr 30
A disturbing trend called "stealthing" is causing concern. It involves men who remove condoms during sexual acts without their partner's consent, and then brag about it online.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Encounter
San Francisco, CA

Review :: The Encounter

THEATRE | By Adam Brinklow | Apr 27
The term "surround sound" became common parlance decades ago, but not until "The Encounter" at the Curran has anyone really followed through on the promise.

Russell Wilson & Ciara Welcome Baby Girl

Russell Wilson & Ciara Welcome Baby Girl

CELEBRITIES | Apr 29
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his popstar wife Ciara are now parents to a baby girl, Sienna Princess Wilson.


Technology

AP Explains: What is Net Neutrality and Why Does It Matter?

AP Explains: What is Net Neutrality and Why Does It Matter?

PERSONAL TECH | By Tali Arbel | Apr 30
"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block.


Cars

Old Car, New Tricks: Adding Safety Tech to an Older Car

Old Car, New Tricks: Adding Safety Tech to an Older Car

AUTO NEWS | By Dee-Ann Durbin | Apr 29
Old cars can learn new tricks. For a few hundred dollars, drivers can add new safety technology - like forward collision warning systems or backup cameras - to older cars.


Style

Las Vegas Insider: Where to Nosh, Nightlife and Nod

Las Vegas Insider: Where to Nosh, Nightlife and Nod

FOOD/DRINK | By Jill Gleeson | Apr 28
The latest in our "Las Vegas Insider" series features tips from André C. Wade, the new executive director of The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada.


Health/Fitness

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

UK Jury Convicts Doctor of Performing Unneccesary Surgeries

INTERNATIONAL | By Danica Kirka | Apr 28
A prominent breast surgeon whose victims accused him of playing God with their lives faces a life sentence after a jury convicted him Friday of carrying out unnecessary operations that maimed some of his victims for life.


Travel

LGBT Israel: Down and Dirty in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

LGBT Israel: Down and Dirty in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

By Jill Gleeson | Apr 29
Heading to Israel? Here are our insider tips on how to explore two of its most popular cities: Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.


Nightlife

Jane Lynch Performs at Benefit for Healing Arts Reaching Kids
San Francisco, CA

Jane Lynch Performs at Benefit for Healing Arts Reaching Kids

On Sunday, April 30 at 8 p.m., Healing Arts Reaching Kids (HARK) is proud to announce the launch of their inaugural Rock for HARK Charity event for Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

On the Tab :: April 27 - May 4
San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: April 27 - May 4

Farewells and returns this week; a fab dragster moves on, a sing-along show tune night returns, and monthly favorites fill SoMa saloons.