Gay San Francisco: The Latest

Big Top Brunch at Beaux
San Francisco, CA

Big Top Brunch at Beaux

BARTAB | Mar 2
Beaux's Sunday Big Top Brunch entertained outdoor patrons on Feb. 28 as glam drag performers strutted their lip-synching stuff, and photographer Steven Underhill caught some fun moments.

South Korea's First Known Transgender Soldier Found Dead

South Korea's First Known Transgender Soldier Found Dead

NEWS | Mar 3
South Korea's first known transgender soldier, who protested the military's decision last year to discharge her for undergoing gender reassignment surgery, was found dead at her home on Wednesday.

Lawmakers Can't Cite Local Examples of Trans Girls in Sports

Lawmakers Can't Cite Local Examples of Trans Girls in Sports

NEWS | By David Crary and Lindsay Whitehurst | Mar 3
Legislators in over 20 states introduced bills this year that would ban trans girls from competing on girls' sports teams in public high schools but in almost every case, sponsors can't cite a single instance where there were any problems.

In a New Series, TCM Takes a Look at 'Problematic' Classics

In a New Series, TCM Takes a Look at 'Problematic' Classics

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Mar 3
TCM's new series "Reframed Classics" promises wide-ranging discussions about 18 culturally significant films from the 1920s through the 1960s that also have problematic aspects, including "Breakfast at Tiffany's," "Swing Time" and "Gone with the Wind."

Cuomo Addresses Harassment Claims, Vows to Stay in Office

Cuomo Addresses Harassment Claims, Vows to Stay in Office

NEWS | By Marina Villeneuve | Mar 3
Besieged by sexual harassment allegations, a somber New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo apologized Wednesday, saying he "learned an important lesson" about his own behavior around women, but he said he intended to remain in office.

Biden Stands by May Timeline for Vaccines for All US Adults

Biden Stands by May Timeline for Vaccines for All US Adults

NEWS | By Zeke Miller, Linda A. Johnson and Jonathan Lemire | Mar 3
President Joe Biden said the U.S. expects to take delivery of enough coronavirus vaccine for all adults by the end of May — two months earlier than anticipated.

Wisconsin Lawmakers Launch Attack on Trans Athletes

Wisconsin Lawmakers Launch Attack on Trans Athletes

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 3
Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin introduced two pieces of legislation that target trans student athletes at all levels of education, including elementary school, middle school, high school, and college.

Chasten Buttigeig Shares Homophobic Workplace Story; Twitter Responds

Chasten Buttigeig Shares Homophobic Workplace Story; Twitter Responds

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 3
Chasten Buttigieg took his support for the Equality Act to Twitter, where he shared a story of a homophobic workplace experience, and Twitter users shared their own harrowing stories, in turn.

Trans History's Forgotten Figure: Zackary Drucker on 'The Lady and the Dale'

Trans History's Forgotten Figure: Zackary Drucker on 'The Lady and the Dale'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 3
Transgender multi-media artist and cultural producer Zackary Drucker chatted with EDGE about the complex historical figure that is Liz Carmichael, subject of HBO docuseries "The Lady and the Dale."

Listen: Nathan Lane Looks Back at 'The Birdcage,' Wishes He'd Come Out Then

Listen: Nathan Lane Looks Back at 'The Birdcage,' Wishes He'd Come Out Then

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 3
Nathan Lane remembers his breakout role in "The Birdcage" via "The Last Laugh" podcast...now wishes he'd come out back then.

Watch: 'Vaccine, Vaccine': Dolly Sings 'Jolene' Rewrite for Shot

Watch: 'Vaccine, Vaccine': Dolly Sings 'Jolene' Rewrite for Shot

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kristin M. Hall | Mar 3
Dolly Parton has written hundreds of songs over her decades-long career and it turns out her tune "Jolene" is the just right one for getting her COVID-19 vaccine.


Entertainment

Ramadan Rom-Com: 'Breaking Fast's L.A. Love Story
San Francisco, CA

Ramadan Rom-Com: 'Breaking Fast's L.A. Love Story

MOVIES | By Gregg Shapiro | Feb 23
In Mike Mosallam's affectionate Ramadan rom-com "Breaking Fast," Mo (out actor Haaz Sleiman) is a devout, disciplined Muslim doctor who has reconciled his religious dedication with his queer sexuality.

Review: 'Chaos Walking' is Entertaining - and Forgettable

Review: 'Chaos Walking' is Entertaining - and Forgettable

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Mar 3
Like an old-fashioned western set on a distant planet, "Chaos Walking" is momentarily entertaining, but doesn't leave a lasting impression once you walk away from it.


Technology

Keeping Clean Could Be Deadly: Briotech's Solution to Pandemic-Era Disinfection

Keeping Clean Could Be Deadly: Briotech's Solution to Pandemic-Era Disinfection

HEALTH | By Matthew Wexler | Mar 2
Briotech, a global leader in HOCl technology and manufacturing, has created a multi-use product line with game-changing technologies in health and disinfection.


Finance

President Biden's Plan To Change Credit Reporting And Scoring

President Biden's Plan To Change Credit Reporting And Scoring

By Michelle Black, Contributor and Caroline Lupini, Editor | Mar 3
If President Biden has his way, he will create a public credit reporting agency (CRA) to compete with the three major credit bureaus and maybe one day replace them altogether.


Cars

New or Used? Either Way, Price Hikes Squeeze U.S. Auto Buyers

New or Used? Either Way, Price Hikes Squeeze U.S. Auto Buyers

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher and Mike Householder | Mar 3
The viral pandemic has triggered a cascade of price hikes throughout America's auto industry — a surge that has made both new and used vehicles unaffordable for many.


Style

U.S. Postage Stamp Campaign Launches to Honor LGBTQ Trailblazers

U.S. Postage Stamp Campaign Launches to Honor LGBTQ Trailblazers

HOME | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 3
The National LGBTQ Task Force and the International Imperial Court System, two prominent LGBTQ organizations, have announced a campaign to call on the U.S. Postal Service to issue stamps honoring four influential LGBTQ trailblazers.


Health/Fitness

California Clinics: More Vaccines Going to Rich Than At-Risk

California Clinics: More Vaccines Going to Rich Than At-Risk

HEALTH | By Amy Taxin, Janie Har | Mar 3
Officials at California community health centers that are considered the backbone of the safety net for the poor in the U.S. say they are not receiving enough doses for their patients — the very at-risk residents the state needs to vaccinate.


Travel

Toilets, Noodles and Bonsai! Japan's 5 Most Unique Museums

Toilets, Noodles and Bonsai! Japan's 5 Most Unique Museums

FINE ARTS | By Matthew Wexler | Mar 2
Japan's 5,700 museums prove there's plenty to see and celebrate, including noodles, toilets and other unusual finds among the country's 47 prefectures.


Nightlife

Homing's In  Feb 26-March 5, 2021
San Francisco, CA

Homing's In Feb 26-March 5, 2021

CULTURE | By Jim Provenzano | Feb 25
Step into the wonderful world of online arts, nightlife and community events. Take yourself to church, dance along with pros and gogos, or sing along to Broadway stars.

SF Queer Bar Virgil's is Permanently Closing

SF Queer Bar Virgil's is Permanently Closing

BARS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Feb 26
Virgil's Sea Room, a queer bar that opened in 2013 in the Mission District of San Francisco, is permanently closing.