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On the Tab :: Dec. 8 - 15

BARTAB | Dec 8
The last month of this year offers some respite and culture for the mid-holiday-weary. Benefits, bar invasions, costumed capers, quality concerts, and queens on ice should swirl up your spirits.

A Year in Review: The 10 Best Episodes of TV of 2016

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Dec 10
Counting down the 10 best episodes of TV in 2016.

Cue the Music, Cue the Drama! Lee Daniels Introduces 'Star'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frazier Moore | Dec 9
The title of Lee Daniels' latest venture, "Star," might very well identify this celebrated producer-director-writer. His films include ''Precious" and "The Butler," while two seasons ago he roared into series TV with Fox's smash music drama "Empire."

Obama Orders Review of Election-Season Hacking

NEWS | By Kathleen Hennessey | Dec 9
President Barack Obama ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review of election-season cyberattacks, including the email hacks that rattled the presidential campaign and raised fresh concerns about Russia's meddling in U.S. elections.

Watch: You Will Be Living for This Tom of Finland Music Vid (NSFW)

A German DJ created a new music video featuring the erotic gay work from the legendary artist Tom of Finland.

PopUps: Let's All Marvel at This Nick Jonas Photo

We can all appreciate Nick Jonas' beauty.

Hero-Astronaut John Glenn to Lie in State in Ohio

NEWS | By Dan Sewell and Andrew Welsh-Huggins | Dec 9
American hero-astronaut John Glenn will lie in state in Ohio's capitol building preceding a celebration of his life of military and government service and two history-making voyages into space.

Hollywood Legend Kirk Douglas Turns 100

Kirk Douglas is officially a centenarian.

2 Teen Girls in Morocco Acquitted of Homosexuality Charges

NEWS | Dec 9
A Moroccan judge has acquitted two teenage girls put on trial for homosexuality, charges that angered LGBT rights groups who have long argued that same-sex relationships should not be a crime.

ACT Releases Results of Women's Leadership in Residential Theaters

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Dec 9
A new study seeks to find out why so few women hold the top leadership positions in nonprofit theaters and what can be done to increase that number.

SAGE Presents the 31st Annual Toys Party to Benefit SAGE and Children's Charities

HEALTH/FITNESS | By EDGE | Dec 9
On Sunday, December 11, 2016, Robby Browne, David Tufts & Chris Kann will host the annual Toys Party to benefit Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) as well as several children's charities.


News

Mike Pence Look-Alike Wears Short-Shorts, Collects Donations for Planned Parenthood

Dec 9
A graphic designer and actor who happens to look a whole lot like Vice President-elect Mike Pence is hitting the streets of New York, wearing short-shorts and seeking donations for Planned Parenthood.


Entertainment

Review :: The Boston Strangler

By Jake Mulligan | Dec 9
Directors like Lee and Fincher might not have inherited the split-screen technique, but Fleischer's eye for the oft-ignored nuances and details of crime stories was a sure influence on a whole generation of procedural films that followed.


Business

Pfizer Fined for Hiking Epilepsy Drug Price 2,600 Pct in UK

By Danica Kirka | Dec 9
British regulators fined U.S. drugmaker Pfizer and distributor Flynn Pharma a record 89.4 million pounds ($112.7 million) Wednesday for increasing the cost of an epilepsy drug by as much as 2,600 percent.


Technology

Spread by Trade and Climate, Bugs Butcher America's Forests

By Michael Casey and Patrick Whittle | Dec 9
Aided by global trade, warming climate and drought-weakened trees, tree-killing invaders have become one of the greatest threats to biodiversity in the United States.


Finance

Giving the Gift of Financial Well-Being at the Holidays

By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Dec 3
Instead of the latest toy or gadget, some people are trying to give their loved ones more financial security this holiday season.


Cars

Car Company Offering Red Light-Reading Vehicles in Las Vegas

By Ken Ritter | Dec 8
Audi is unveiling this week in Las Vegas a technology that enables vehicles to "read" traffic signals ahead and tell the motorist how long the wait will be.


Health/Fitness

Lips Holds Annual Holiday Toy Drive for Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center 

Dec 9
Lips, the ultimate in drag dining, will host a not-your-ordinary Holiday Toy Drive to benefit Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center during its Dragalicious Gospel Brunch on Sunday, December 11.


Travel

German Christmas Markets Draw Crowds

Dec 10
The aroma of hot mulled gluehwein wine mingling with the scent of bratwurst, roasted almonds and gingerbread: these are among the signature attractions of Germany's outdoor Christmas markets.


Nightlife

San Francisco, CA

Harvey Milk Vigil :: November 27, 2016

Dec 2
Hundreds came out to celebrate the life & accomplishments of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay supervisor of San Francisco. Community activists reminded everyone of Harvey's views on life, politics and love.

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

By EDGE | Dec 7
On Saturday, December 10, The San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF) holds their third annual Aston-Brooks Awards Gala at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.