Gay San Francisco: The Latest

Glitter Worthy Shop Features Drag Swag
San Francisco, CA

Glitter Worthy Shop Features Drag Swag

STYLE | By Jim Provenzano | Nov 29
In the much-needed spirit of buying local, check out and fill your cart with Glitter Worthy's fun array of gifts created with local drag performers, illustrators and photographers.

How Long? Here's a Tool Designed to Help Evaluate Your COVID-Risks

How Long? Here's a Tool Designed to Help Evaluate Your COVID-Risks

TECHNOLOGY | Nov 30
A pair of MIT professors have come up with a useful tool to evaluate indoor COVID-19 risks.

Elisa Crespo Could Become First Trans NYC Council Member

Elisa Crespo Could Become First Trans NYC Council Member

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Nov 30
Elisa Crespo is running to become the first trans woman on the New York City Council.

Austin Police Officer Suspended Over 'Gay' Comment on Body Cam

Austin Police Officer Suspended Over 'Gay' Comment on Body Cam

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Nov 30
Austin police officer Ryan Seweryn has been suspended for ten days for referring to a protester as "that gay dude."

Alan Ball: Difficult to Watch 'American Beauty' Because of Kevin Spacey

Alan Ball: Difficult to Watch 'American Beauty' Because of Kevin Spacey

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Nov 30
Alan Ball admits it's difficult to watch "American Beauty" because of sexual assault and misconduct allegations against Kevin Spacey.

Xavier Dolan Set to Write/Direct Television Mini-series

Xavier Dolan Set to Write/Direct Television Mini-series

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 30
Out, Canadian director Xavier Dolan is set to make the move to series television.

Watch: 'Mean Girls' Star Jonathan Bennett Announces Engagement to Boyfriend

Watch: 'Mean Girls' Star Jonathan Bennett Announces Engagement to Boyfriend

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 30
Jonathan Bennett, perhaps best known for his role as the husky Aaron Samuels in the 2004 comedy "Mean Girls," announced his engagement to his boyfriend Jaymes Vaughan.

Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

Giving the Gift of CBD: 10 Favorite CBD Brands of the Season

STYLE | Nov 30
EDGE has curated the ultimate CBD holiday gift guide, including CBD gift boxes, CBD gift bundles, and the best CBD products of 2020. The only difficulty will be deciding whether to gift them or keep for yourself!

Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

NEWS | Nov 30
There is a real sea of change in the world of sports at the moment, with women breaking through on so many levels across many varied sports. Here's a look at some major LGBTQ sports stars.

Pop Culturing: 5 2021 TV Shows to Check Out

Pop Culturing: 5 2021 TV Shows to Check Out

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 30
A breakdown of five TV shows to check out in the new year.

Awkward Question for Poland: Was Chopin Gay?

Awkward Question for Poland: Was Chopin Gay?

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30
New scholarship has raised an awkward question for Poland, which is one of the most homophobic nations in the European Union: Was that country's celebrated composer, Frédéric Chopin, gay?


News

Watch: Transphobic Attack Targets Laverne Cox, Friend

Watch: Transphobic Attack Targets Laverne Cox, Friend

CRIME | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 30
A man targeted Laverne Cox and her friend with anti-trans hostility and violence in a Los Angeles park, Cox revealed on social media.


Entertainment

Ammonite's Allure: Francis Lee's Sapphic Follow-Up Film
San Francisco, CA

Ammonite's Allure: Francis Lee's Sapphic Follow-Up Film

MOVIES | By Brian Bromberger | Nov 23
Following the success of his debut feature, "God's Own Country," writer/director Francis Lee's "Ammonite" is definitely worth watching, primarily for the incandescent performances from Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan.

Rita Ora Says Sorry for Lockdown-Breaching Birthday Party

Rita Ora Says Sorry for Lockdown-Breaching Birthday Party

CELEBRITIES | Nov 30
British singer Rita Ora apologized Monday for breaking lockdown rules by holding a birthday party, saying it was "a serious and inexcusable error of judgment."


Business

How Pharma Money Colors Operation Warp Speed's Quest to Defeat COVID-19

How Pharma Money Colors Operation Warp Speed's Quest to Defeat COVID-19

By Rachana Pradhan | Nov 30
Moderna board member Moncef Slaoui is playing a major role in Operation Warp Speed. But with options to buy more than 18,000 shares of the company, is it ethical?


Technology

Our Favorite LGBTQ Virtual Experiences to Gift This Holiday Season

Our Favorite LGBTQ Virtual Experiences to Gift This Holiday Season

PERSONAL TECH | By Kelsy Chauvin | Nov 30
Digital experiences are turning our computer screens into portals for all sorts of holiday reunions, group workshops, live entertainment and delightful tours. Here's a rundown of a few faves tilted toward LGBTQ interests.


Finance

With No Action by Washington, States Race to Offer Virus Aid

With No Action by Washington, States Race to Offer Virus Aid

NATIONAL | By Cedar Attanasio and Julie Carr Smyth | Nov 28
Faulting inaction in Washington, governors and state lawmakers are racing to get pandemic relief to small business owners, the unemployed, renters and others whose livelihoods have been upended.


Cars

GM Flips to California's Side in Pollution Fight with Trump

GM Flips to California's Side in Pollution Fight with Trump

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Nov 27
General Motors is switching sides in the legal fight against California's right to set its own clean-air standards, abandoning the Trump administration as the president's term nears its close.


Style

A Fashion-Fabulous Holiday: Our Top Fashion Gifts of the Season

A Fashion-Fabulous Holiday: Our Top Fashion Gifts of the Season

FASHION | By Andrew Villagomez | Nov 30
Plenty of brands are relying on your support this holiday season to stay afloat. So check out the sales, gift a loved one or yourself, and let's all give the year a much-needed makeover.


Health/Fitness

Moderna Asking US, European Regulators to OK its Virus Shots

Moderna Asking US, European Regulators to OK its Virus Shots

INTERNATIONAL | By Lauran Neergaard | Nov 30
Moderna Inc. said it would ask U.S. and European regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine as new study results confirm the shots offer strong protection, ramping up the race to begin limited vaccinations as the coronavirus rampage worsens


Travel

Visiting New York This Holiday Season? Trawick International Offers Travel Protection

Visiting New York This Holiday Season? Trawick International Offers Travel Protection

Nov 30
Trawick International offers trip interruption and travel medical protection plans to travelers that may cover their expenses if they contract COVID-19 while visiting New York.


Nightlife

Homing's In: Arts, Nightlife, Community Events Nov 27-Dec 6
San Francisco, CA

Homing's In: Arts, Nightlife, Community Events Nov 27-Dec 6

NIGHTLIFE EVENTS | By Jim Provenzano | Nov 25
Settle in for autumn's end and December's arrival, as arts, nightlife and community events thaw out.

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

CULTURE | By Naveen Kumar | Nov 24
One former Black porn star says looking back after seven-plus years outside the industry, it's clear it was "a whole toxic environment of white supremacy and racism, completely all the time." Has anything changed?