LBGTQ News and More

Watch: Did Doc Hit on Troye Sivan with Talk of a Maxi Condom?

Watch: Did Doc Hit on Troye Sivan with Talk of a Maxi Condom?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20

Troye Sivan tells a funny story on TikTok about his trip to a health clinic.

Kamala Harris Chooses Out Black Designer for Inauguration Day

Kamala Harris Chooses Out Black Designer for Inauguration Day

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 20

Vice president-elect Kamala Harris wears designs by Christopher John Rogers and Sergio Hudson for Inauguration Day.

Watch: Nats Getty, Spouse to YouTuber Gigi Gorgeous, Comes Out as Trans, Non-Binary in Emotional Post

Watch: Nats Getty, Spouse to YouTuber Gigi Gorgeous, Comes Out as Trans, Non-Binary in Emotional Post

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20

Nats Getty, who is married to YouTube star Gigi Gorgeous, came out as transgender and non-binary in an emotional post Instagram post.

Jill Biden Catapults Fashion Designer Alexandra O'Neill Into National Spotlight

Jill Biden Catapults Fashion Designer Alexandra O'Neill Into National Spotlight

ENTERTAINMENT | By Matthew Wexler | Jan 20

Dr. Jill Biden has chosen to wear Alexandra O'Neill's brand Markarian for inauguration day. But who is O'Neill, and what can we expect from Dr. Biden's fashion choices in the next administration?

Biden's Pick for Defense Secretary Voices Support for Scrapping Trans Military Ban

Biden's Pick for Defense Secretary Voices Support for Scrapping Trans Military Ban

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 20

Joe Biden's nominee for Secretary of Defense spoke unequivocally about scrapping Trump's ban on trans military members, saying those who are "fit and you're qualified to serve" should be allowed. Twitter approved.

Inside the Twombley-Kings: How Hot, Married Couple Became Social Media Sensations

Inside the Twombley-Kings: How Hot, Married Couple Became Social Media Sensations

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 20

Husbands Rick and Griff Twombley-King are content creators who make their living providing X-rated pictures and videos to hundreds of followers on social media. EDGE spoke to the couple as to how it has happened.

Watch: Gay Penguins Hatch, Care for Chick at Indianapolis Zoo

Watch: Gay Penguins Hatch, Care for Chick at Indianapolis Zoo

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 20

The Indianapolis Zoo announced that their community of Gentoo penguins has added two new arrivals — including a newly-hatched chick with two fathers.

Goodbye, Queen of Hearts and One-Eyed Jacks? New Playing Cards are Gender-Free

Goodbye, Queen of Hearts and One-Eyed Jacks? New Playing Cards are Gender-Free

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 20

Is it game over for the Kings, Queens, and Jacks in the traditional deck of playing cards? Maybe so, now that a Dutch woman has created a substitute that uses gold, silver, and bronze in place of the regal trio.

Thomas to Go On Training Program After Anti-Gay Slur

Thomas to Go On Training Program After Anti-Gay Slur

NEWS | By Steve Douglas | Jan 20

Justin Thomas intends to go through an individual training program to "become a better person" after he was picked up uttering a homophobic slur under his breath when he missed a putt at a tournament in Hawaii this month.

American who Enthused Bali was Queer-Friendly Being Deported

American who Enthused Bali was Queer-Friendly Being Deported

NEWS | By Firdia Lisnawati | Jan 20

An American graphic designer is being deported from the Indonesian resort island of Bali over her viral tweets that celebrated it as a low-cost, queer-friendly place for foreigners to live.

News

Watch: Greek Prime Minister Turns Heads with Revealing Pic of COVID-Vaccine Shot

Watch: Greek Prime Minister Turns Heads with Revealing Pic of COVID-Vaccine Shot

NEWS | Jan 20

When Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis received his second dose of the COVID vaccine he didn't just roll up his sleeve, he opened his shirt. And after posting a video of the moment on Instagram, he became an overnight sensation on social media.

Entertainment

Q-Music: Queer Tunes for Your New Year

Q-Music: Queer Tunes for Your New Year

ENTERTAINMENT | By Gregg Shapiro | Jan 20

Enjoy new music for the new year in a wide range of genres from LGBT artists young and older, including Fredo Viola, Tret Fure, Jay Thomas, Another Sky and Alex The Astronaut.

Technology

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

Alec Nysten — Called 'Probably Sexiest Man on Earth' — Gets OnlyFans Pics Hacked

TECHNOLOGY | Jan 19

OnlyFans has been a boon for some during the Pandemic, including Aussie model Alec Nysten. But the 28-year old is seeing his revenue stream compromised by leaked pics.

Finance

2021 Stock Market Outlook: Covid Vaccine, Political Gridlock, Possible Recovery

2021 Stock Market Outlook: Covid Vaccine, Political Gridlock, Possible Recovery

FINANCE | By Anna-Louise Jackson and Benjamin Curry | Jan 14

The year that brought so many surprises is shaping up to be a surprisingly good one for investors, and that's a timely reminder for 2021.

Style

Michelin France Stars Awarded in Virtual Ceremony

Michelin France Stars Awarded in Virtual Ceremony

STYLE | By Thomas Adamson | Jan 19

France's Michelin Guide, which has long served as a bible for foodies, is adapting its awards ceremony in Paris for the year that was like no other.

Health/Fitness

Black Americans Are Getting Vaccinated at Lower Rates Than White Americans

Black Americans Are Getting Vaccinated at Lower Rates Than White Americans

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Hannah Recht, Lauren Weber | Jan 20

Black Americans are receiving covid vaccinations at dramatically lower rates than white Americans in the first weeks of the chaotic rollout, according to a new KHN analysis.

Nightlife

Sexual Fluidity: What We Know and What We Don't

Sexual Fluidity: What We Know and What We Don't

NIGHTLIFE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Jan 9

The term "sexual fluidity" has come under scrutiny as researchers further explore the nuances our sexual expression, attraction and behavior.