Petition Started to Demand Facebook Drop Name Change Policy

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 19, 2014
In the battle to allow drag queens and transgender individuals to continue using their Facebook profile under their stage name or chosen name, a Seattle drag performer has founded a petition on Change.org.

Eyewitness Disputes Self-Defense Claim in Philly Gay Bashing

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Sep 19, 2014
An eyewitness' account of last week's brutal attack on two gay men in Philadelphia disputes any impending claim of self-defense from attorneys representing the men and women allegedly involved in the assault.

Texas Hotel Cancels Ugandan President's Room Over Anti-Gay Stance?

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Sep 19, 2014
Officials from a hotel in Irving, Texas, reportedly canceled a room booked by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni because of a controversial anti-gay bill he supported and because his stay may spark protests near the establishment.

5 Breakfast Beauty Treatments

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Sep 19, 2014
Experts say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day but did you know that many ingredients from our favorite morning dishes are great for your skin and hair?

Airline Amenity Kits Unpacked: The Best of the Mile High Club

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Sep 19, 2014
Wondering what's inside those amenity kits in Business or First Class? We've gone on the hunt for the best swag in the sky and you wouldn't believe what we've found.

Scott Thomson in 'Trigger Warning' at Joe's Pub

By Michael Cox | Friday Sep 19, 2014
"Trigger Warning" is a new one-man show written and performed by Scott Thompson in his latest attempt to advance his career. It plays Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette St) September 20, 2014 at 9 p.m..

Miley Wanted in Mexico: Singer to be Fined for Disrespecting Flag

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Sep 19, 2014
Mexican officials are seeking to slap Miley Cyrus with a fine for getting spanked on stage with the country's flag.

Veteran Photographer Kickstarts AIDS Activist Portrait Book

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 19, 2014
Veteran photographer and ACT UP/NY member Bill Bytsura is launching a Kickstarter campaign to fund the publication of his coffee table-style art book, titled "The AIDS Activist Project."

Author John Lahr Digs into Tennessee William's Life

By Michael Cox | Friday Sep 19, 2014
As part of Tennessee Williams' Circle of Friends, this year's theme at the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival, theater critic and author John Lahr will delve into "Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh," his highly acclaimed new biography of Williams.

16 Hospitalized After LGBT Festival Attacked in Russia

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Sep 19, 2014
Sixteen people were hospitalized Thursday after a group allegedly stormed an LGBT festival in St. Petersburg, Russia.