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Gay Twitter Reacts to Rihanna Performing at Super Bowl Halftime Show

Gay Twitter Reacts to Rihanna Performing at Super Bowl Halftime Show

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 26

Rihanna's announcement that she'll be performing at the Super Bowl halftime show next year stopped Gay Twitter in its drafts.

'The Holiday Sitter' Will Be Hallmark's First LGBTQ Couple-Centered Christmas Film

'The Holiday Sitter' Will Be Hallmark's First LGBTQ Couple-Centered Christmas Film

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 26

Starring Jonathan Bennett and George Krissa, the film marks the Hallmark's first LGBTQ couple-centered Christmas film for its ever-popular holiday film season.

Watch: Netflix's 'Elite' Season 6 Coming in November

Watch: Netflix's 'Elite' Season 6 Coming in November

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Sep 26

Class is back in session for Netflix's Spanish team drama "Elite" on Friday, Nov. 18.

The Best Costume Ideas for Halloween 2022 (Part 1)

The Best Costume Ideas for Halloween 2022 (Part 1)

ENTERTAINMENT | By Max Tabiaat | Sep 26

With Halloween right around the corner, it's time to get your creativity flowing and plan who you'll be dressing up as. With nods to timeless classics, characters from popular shows, and some real-world icons, we'll have you looking fabulous this year.

15 Concerts to Catch this Fall and Beyond

15 Concerts to Catch this Fall and Beyond

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christopher Ehlers | Sep 26

Here are 15 concerts to catch as the days get shorter and the temperatures get lower.

Gay Rom-Com 'Bros' Won't be Distributed in the Middle East

Gay Rom-Com 'Bros' Won't be Distributed in the Middle East

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 26

The Billy Eichner-penned rom-com — Hollywood's first with two out men in the leads — is preemptively canceling release in the Middle East due to cultural concerns.

Cuba Approves Same-Sex Marriage in Unusual Referendum

Cuba Approves Same-Sex Marriage in Unusual Referendum

NEWS | By Cristiana Mesquita | Sep 26

Cubans have approved a sweeping "family law" code that would allow same-sex couples to marry and adopt as well as redefining rights for children and grandparents, officials said Monday.

8 LGBTQ+ Celebs We'd Love to See Host 'Saturday Night Live'

8 LGBTQ+ Celebs We'd Love to See Host 'Saturday Night Live'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Shawn Laib | Sep 26

From singers, to actors, to WNBA players, there's a lot of LGBTQ+ personalities who would knock hosting "Saturday Night Live" out of the park. We've rounded up eight queer celebs we think should get a shot at hosting live from Rockefeller Plaza.

Rihanna to Headline the Next Super Bowl Halftime Show

Rihanna to Headline the Next Super Bowl Halftime Show

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Sep 26

Rihanna will take center stage at February's Super Bowl halftime show.

Watch: Hilary Duff Recreates 'That's So Gay' PSA from 2008

Watch: Hilary Duff Recreates 'That's So Gay' PSA from 2008

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 26

Hilary Duff teamed with same-sex couple Scott Hoying and Mark Manio to recreate her 2008 PSA explaining why the phrase "That's so gay" was unacceptable (as well as lame).

News

Watch: Donald Trump Says 'We Have to Keep Our  Country Gay' ... And Twitter Responds

Watch: Donald Trump Says 'We Have to Keep Our Country Gay' ... And Twitter Responds

NEWS | Sep 26

Who knew Donald Trump was such an ally? At a rally in North Carolina on Friday night, the former president said: "Remember I was going to say, I was going to use an expression, 'We have to keep our country gay..."

Entertainment

Folsom Street Fair 2022

Folsom Street Fair 2022

ENTERTAINMENT | By photo by Steven Underhill | Sep 26

Kink in all its glory hit the South of Market streets for the annual Folsom Street Fair on Sept. 25. Attendees dressed in leather, rubber, fetish gear, drag — and for some not dressed in much at all — enjoyed strutting their kinky garb.

Business

Texts: Favre also Sought Welfare Money for Football Facility

Texts: Favre also Sought Welfare Money for Football Facility

BUSINESS | By Emily Wagster Pettus | Sep 26

After Mississippi spent millions of dollars in welfare money on Brett Favre's pet project, the retired NFL quarterback tried to get additional cash from the state's welfare agency for another sports facility.

Technology

U.S. Spy Satellite Launched into Orbit from California

U.S. Spy Satellite Launched into Orbit from California

TECHNOLOGY | Sep 26

A classified satellite for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office launched into orbit aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta 4 Heavy rocket on Saturday.

Finance

British Pound Plummets to New Lows Against U.S. Dollar

British Pound Plummets to New Lows Against U.S. Dollar

FINANCE | Sep 26

The British pound fell to all-time low against the U.S. dollar early Monday after Treasury chief Kwasi Kwarteng pledged further tax cuts, fueling concerns about the government's economic policy.

Cars

GM spending $760M to Convert Toledo Factory to Make EV Parts

GM spending $760M to Convert Toledo Factory to Make EV Parts

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Sep 26

General Motors says it will spend $760 million to renovate its transmission factory in Toledo, Ohio, so it can build drive lines for electric vehicles.

Style

In Milan, Gucci, Sunnei, Missoni Focus on Transformation

In Milan, Gucci, Sunnei, Missoni Focus on Transformation

STYLE | By Colleen Barry | Sep 26

The Milan runway was all about transformation on Friday, the third day of Milan Fashion Week mostly womenswear previews for next spring and summer.

Travel

Cleveland's Exploding Culinary Scene Is One Reason to Visit the City This Fall

Cleveland's Exploding Culinary Scene Is One Reason to Visit the City This Fall

TRAVEL | By Brandon Schultz | Sep 14

From the world-famous Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to the always-free Cleveland Museum of Art, ever-growing Cleveland has plenty to experience for a full weekend getaway, but the best reason to visit remains the city's vibrant culinary scene.

Nightlife

Spunk Party 10th Anniversary @ Monster Bar NYC :: September 22, 2022

Spunk Party 10th Anniversary @ Monster Bar NYC :: September 22, 2022

NIGHTLIFE | Sep 25

The Spunk party celebrated its 10th year anniversary at Monster Bar in NYC, with a lineup of sexy go-go dancers and drag queen hosts.