Gay San Francisco: The Latest

What is Leather and Kink Pride?
San Francisco, CA

What is Leather and Kink Pride?

BARTAB | By Race Bannon | Jun 25
While some cities have already celebrated this year and some will celebrate after we do, this coming weekend is our big San Francisco set of events. Please everyone, have gobs of fun, be safe, and watch out for each other.

19th Annual Pride Brunch For Positive Resource Center :: June 24, 2017

19th Annual Pride Brunch For Positive Resource Center :: June 24, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 26
The 19th Annual Pride Brunch for Positive Resource Center was held the morning of Pink Saturday during SF Pride weekend. Gary Virginia and Donna Sachet hosted what is considered one of everybody's favorite events, which raised over $40,000 this year.

Furball NYC Pride @ Cielo :: June 23, 2017

Furball NYC Pride @ Cielo :: June 23, 2017

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 26
Joe Fiore presented Furball NYC Pride, held at Cielo and hosted by Daddy Ersin. The bears danced the night away at this Pride weekend celebration along with Jack Chang and Jared Conner.

PopUps: Lady Gaga Will Not Return to 'AHS,' New Monster Revealed

PopUps: Lady Gaga Will Not Return to 'AHS,' New Monster Revealed

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 26
Despite rumors claiming Lady Gaga would return to scare your socks off on the upcoming season of "American Horror Story," Entertainment Weekly reports that unfortunately won't be the case.

Supreme Court Last Day Notable for What was and Wasn't Said

Supreme Court Last Day Notable for What was and Wasn't Said

NEWS | By Mark Sherman | Jun 26
The last day of the Supreme Court's term was notable not only for what was announced but also for what wasn't.

Supreme Court Takes on New Clash of Gay Rights, Religion

Supreme Court Takes on New Clash of Gay Rights, Religion

NEWS | Jun 26
The Supreme Court is taking on a new clash between gay rights and religion in a case about a wedding cake for a same-sex couple in Colorado.

Dali's Bones to be Exhumed in Spain for Paternity Test

Dali's Bones to be Exhumed in Spain for Paternity Test

NEWS | By Aritz Parra | Jun 26
A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the remains of artist Salvador Dali to be exhumed to settle a paternity suit, despite opposition from the state-run foundation that manages the artist's estate.

Hate Group Leader Running Out of Places to Shop and Eat, Boycotts McDonalds Over Rainbow Fry Boxes

Hate Group Leader Running Out of Places to Shop and Eat, Boycotts McDonalds Over Rainbow Fry Boxes

NEWS | Jun 26
This hate group leader thinks a rainbow French fry box turned a Happy Meal into a crappy meal.

Trump Travel Ban Partly Reinstated; Fall Court Arguments Set

Trump Travel Ban Partly Reinstated; Fall Court Arguments Set

NEWS | By Mark Sherman | Jun 26
The Supreme Court is letting a limited version of President Donald Trump's ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries take effect, a victory for Trump in the biggest legal controversy of his young presidency.

Plans for LGBT Memorial Unveiled by New York's Governor Cuomo

Plans for LGBT Memorial Unveiled by New York's Governor Cuomo

NEWS | Jun 26
New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo kicked off LGBT Pride on Sunday by unveiling design plans for a monument honoring the LGBT community.

Threats to Employees from Supporters of Hate Groups Prompt GuideStar to Remove SPLC Label

Threats to Employees from Supporters of Hate Groups Prompt GuideStar to Remove SPLC Label

NEWS | Jun 26
Citing backlash from supporters of designated hate groups that included threats to its employees, charity tracker GuideStar removed the SPLC warning label it implemented earlier this year.


Entertainment

Hip Hop Hunk Cazwell Returns to Pride and Oasis
San Francisco, CA

Hip Hop Hunk Cazwell Returns to Pride and Oasis

MUSIC | By Jim Provenzano | Jun 24
With a fresh song that once again captures a fashion trend with witty flair, homo hip hop stud Cazwell returns to San Francisco for shows at Oasis on Saturday, June 24, and at Pride's main stage on June 25.

 Review :: War For The Planet Of The Apes

Review :: War For The Planet Of The Apes

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Jun 26
The third installment in the "Planet of the Apes" reboot is certainly the weakest in terms of plot and characterization, but the effects still impress, so there is enough to make us continue the journey.


Business

529s Make It Easier to Ask Family, Friends for College Cash

529s Make It Easier to Ask Family, Friends for College Cash

FINANCE | By Joseph Pisani | Jun 26
People have used crowdfunding sites to raise money for business ideas, help afford medical emergencies and even to pay for vacations. Now the concept is coming to college savings.


Technology

Cyprus Uses High-Tech Tools to Speed Search for Its Missing

Cyprus Uses High-Tech Tools to Speed Search for Its Missing

SCIENCE | By Menelas Hadjicostis | Jun 26
With glue gun in hand, Turkish Cypriot anthropologist Sinem Hossoz meticulously pieces together tiny fragments - the pulverized skull of a child, one of the youngest victims of conflict on ethnically divided Cyprus.


Finance

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

Summer Vacation? Lots of Americans Say They Can't Afford It

SAVING | By Beth J. Harpaz, Emily Swanson | Jun 20
Forget frequent flier miles, last-minute getaways and even road trips. Nearly half of Americans say they won't be taking a vacation this summer, mostly because they can't afford it.


Style

Summer of Slime: DIY Goo Takes Over Tweens' Lives

Summer of Slime: DIY Goo Takes Over Tweens' Lives

HOME | By Tamara Lush | Jun 26
The slime trend is probably happening right now in your home, if you live with a tween girl. Or maybe it's on your phone, in endless video loops that crackle and pop on Instagram and YouTube.


Health/Fitness

Judge Sides with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Dismisses Suit

Judge Sides with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Dismisses Suit

AIDS | Jun 26
A federal judge ruled in favor of one of the nation's largest suppliers of HIV and AIDS medical care, clearing it of wrongdoing in an alleged $20 million scam to bilk the federal government.


Travel

Flower Lovers Flock to Vermont Bog for Wild Orchids

Flower Lovers Flock to Vermont Bog for Wild Orchids

By Lisa Rathke | Jun 26
Each spring and summer, a Vermont bog yields a rare spectacle - hundreds of wild orchids in bloom, drawing visitors from around the country.


Nightlife

Leather Events, June 23 - July 7, 2017
San Francisco, CA

Leather Events, June 23 - July 7, 2017

LEATHER-KINK | Jun 23
There's always a lot going on in the San Francisco Bay Area for leather and other kinksters.

Fantasy: Men At Work  @ Highline Ballroom :: June 23, 2017

Fantasy: Men At Work @ Highline Ballroom :: June 23, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 26
NYC Pride and Brian Rafferty Productions presented Fantasy: Men At Work, held at Highline Ballroom, with DJ's Eddie Martinez and Ralphi Rosario.