LGBTQ News and More

How Did Alan Cumming Get Those Eye-Popping Looks on 'The Traitors?'

How Did Alan Cumming Get Those Eye-Popping Looks on 'The Traitors?'

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 3

On the high-concept reality show "The Traitors," Alan Cumming makes for a sly, over-the-top host... with looks to match.

Three Gay Men Robbed After Night at NYC's The Eagle

Three Gay Men Robbed After Night at NYC's The Eagle

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Feb 3

Three men in their late 30s and 40s visited the Chelsea gay leather bar on separate nights in October and November and say they were lured away from the club and robbed.

Watch: Ricky Martin Naked, Covered in Paint in Tour Video

Watch: Ricky Martin Naked, Covered in Paint in Tour Video

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Feb 3

Ricky Martin is ready to go on tour again and decided to show fans a recap of what they have been missing in a tour video where he is naked and covered in paint.

Boyhood Collides with Masculinity in Oscar-Nominated 'Close'

Boyhood Collides with Masculinity in Oscar-Nominated 'Close'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Feb 3

"Close," which follows Lukas Dhont's acclaimed but controversial 2018 debut "Girl," is a sublimely delicate and devastating portrait of young friendship and the harsh intrusion of gender roles.

The Queer Experience and Horror Movies  — Talking with Joe Vallese about 'It Came From the Closet'

The Queer Experience and Horror Movies — Talking with Joe Vallese about 'It Came From the Closet'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 3

In "It Came From the Closet," Joe Vallese edits essays on the intersection of horror films & the queer experience. EDGE spoke to him about his book.

Watch: These 3 Pro Sports Figures Agree — Coming Out Made Them Happier

Watch: These 3 Pro Sports Figures Agree — Coming Out Made Them Happier

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 3

In the past, gay athletes, and other LGBTQ+ people in sports, stayed deep in the closet out of fear. But these three pro sports figures say coming out made things better. Watch their video messages.

Out Actor Murray Bartlett Wins New Fans with 'The Last of Us' Role

Out Actor Murray Bartlett Wins New Fans with 'The Last of Us' Role

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 3

LGBTQ+ viewers have been watching and appreciating out Aussie actor Murray Bartlett since his days in movies like "August" and gay-themed TV shows like "Looking" and "Tales of the City."

Alan Cumming-Hosted 'The Traitors' Renewed for Season 2

Alan Cumming-Hosted 'The Traitors' Renewed for Season 2

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 3

The Alan Cumming-hosted reality competition series "The Traitors" has done well enough since its premiere last month on Peacock that the streamer has already ordered a second season.

Is Jeffree Star trolling Tom Brady?

Is Jeffree Star trolling Tom Brady?

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 3

There has been cheeky speculation that the unknown NFL athlete Jeffree Star has been hinting he is in a relationship with is Tom Brady.

Going Out, Feb. 2-10, 2023
San Francisco, CA

Going Out, Feb. 2-10, 2023

NIGHTLIFE | By Jim Provenzano | Feb 2

Along with theatrical treats, we've got expansive museum, literary, music and nightlife events with their own energetic sizzle.

News

After Major Win, Out Jukoka Champ Tim Cavelius Looks Towards Olympics

After Major Win, Out Jukoka Champ Tim Cavelius Looks Towards Olympics

NEWS | Feb 3

This past weekend out Jukoka champ Tim Cavelius had his first major win ahead of the Olympics. The German national spoke about the intersection of sports and sexuality.

Business

Ex-aide Says Elon Musk had 'Handshake Deal' for Tesla Buyout

Ex-aide Says Elon Musk had 'Handshake Deal' for Tesla Buyout

BUSINESS | By Michael Liedtke | Feb 2

Elon Musk's former chief of staff on Wednesday testified that the billionaire believed he had a "handshake deal" to take Tesla private in 2018.

Technology

Court: U.S. Needs to Consider Effects of Drilling Near Chaco

Court: U.S. Needs to Consider Effects of Drilling Near Chaco

TECHNOLOGY | By Susan Montoya Bryan | Feb 3

A federal appeals court ruled the government failed to consider emissions from the approval of nearly 200 drilling permits in an area surrounding Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

Finance

Here's What the Fed Interest Rate Hike Means for You

Here's What the Fed Interest Rate Hike Means for You

FINANCE | By Cora Lewis | Feb 2

The rate increase will likely make it even costlier to borrow for homes, autos and other purchases. But if you have money to save, you'll probably earn a bit more interest on it.

Cars

Japan's Honda Outlines Hydrogen Power Plans to Go Green

Japan's Honda Outlines Hydrogen Power Plans to Go Green

CARS | By Yuri Kageyama | Feb 2

Honda is expanding the use of hydrogen to include trucks and construction equipment, electricity for buildings and even outer space, not just cars on the roads.

Style

These Hand Creams Will Save Your Dry, Winter Hands

These Hand Creams Will Save Your Dry, Winter Hands

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Feb 1

Not all hand creams are created equal, and not all boast the ability to actually restore our hands to their former glory. Here are some worth getting.

Health/Fitness

Why are People Turning to Psychedelics Like Ayahuasca?

Why are People Turning to Psychedelics Like Ayahuasca?

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Michael Casey | Feb 3

Ayahuasca is a psychedelic tea whose roots go back hundreds of years to ceremonial use by Indigenous groups in the Amazon region.

Travel

EDGE Rewind: Singer Teraj & BF Barry Hoy Share Prides Around the World on New Series

EDGE Rewind: Singer Teraj & BF Barry Hoy Share Prides Around the World on New Series

TRAVEL | Feb 2

How about a travel series of Prides around the world? That is the idea behind a new travel series from Out Traveler and equalpridevideo, called "Making It With Pride" that is hosted by American pop and R&B singer Teraj and his boyfriend, Barry Hoy.