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Q&A: Cineworld CEO on Re-Opening Regal Theaters in U.S.

Q&A: Cineworld CEO on Re-Opening Regal Theaters in U.S.

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Aug 7
Regal movie theaters have been closed for almost five months in the U.S. due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they are gearing up to open on Aug. 21. And this time it might just stick.

Comedian Andy Dick Sues Man Who Punched Him in New Orleans

Comedian Andy Dick Sues Man Who Punched Him in New Orleans

NEWS | Aug 7
Comedian Andy Dick has filed a lawsuit in New Orleans against the man who punched him last year outside a French Quarter nightclub.

Hulu Renews 'Love, Victor' for Season 2

Hulu Renews 'Love, Victor' for Season 2

Good news for fans of "Love, Victor." Hulu announced Friday that it is renewing the LGBTQ coming-of-age series for a second season.

Seth Concert Series Continues This Weekend with Liz Callaway

Seth Concert Series Continues This Weekend with Liz Callaway

Seth Rudetsky's internationally acclaimed Broadway concert series that first began in Provincetown at The Art House in 2011 is now a weekly virtual series entitled The Seth Concert Series, presented by Mark Cortale.

PopUps: Megan Fox Shares Sexy Towel Pic with New Boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly

PopUps: Megan Fox Shares Sexy Towel Pic with New Boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly

Megan Fox just made her relationship with rapper Machine Gun Kelly Instagram official.

Jared Leto Set to Play Andy Warhol in Upcoming Biopic

Jared Leto Set to Play Andy Warhol in Upcoming Biopic

Is that Jared Leto beneath that white wig? It may be. It was announced yesterday that the Oscar-winning actor will play Andy Warhol in an upcoming biopic.

'Eurovision' Coming to US with 'American Song Contest'

'Eurovision' Coming to US with 'American Song Contest'

The United States is getting its own version of the "Eurovision Song Contest."

Gay Twitter's 25 Best Tweets This Week

Gay Twitter's 25 Best Tweets This Week

A look at the funniest LGBTQ tweets from Gay Twitter this week.

Homophobia and Toxic Masculinity Linked to Violence, Depression

Homophobia and Toxic Masculinity Linked to Violence, Depression

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Aug 7
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh found that men who are homophobic and display traits of toxic masculinity are more likely to bully, be violent, sexual harass, and experience depression and suicidal thoughts.

'A League of Their Own' Gets Series Order at Amazon

'A League of Their Own' Gets Series Order at Amazon

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 7
A series version of the 1992 hit film "A League of Their Own" is coming to Amazon's streaming service.


News

Gay California Sate Senator Targeted by QAnon Trolls for Sex Offender Registry Bill

Gay California Sate Senator Targeted by QAnon Trolls for Sex Offender Registry Bill

POLITICS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 7
Out California state senator Scott Weiner has proposed legislation that would bring equality to a law regarding the state's sex offender registry. But trolls from the conspiracy website QAnon have targeted him with anti-LGBTQ harassment.


Business

Bay Area Cannasseur: SF City College to Offer Cannabis Degree

Bay Area Cannasseur: SF City College to Offer Cannabis Degree

NEWS | By Sari Staver | Aug 7
City College of San Francisco will launch a two-year associate of arts degree program in cannabis studies next spring, which it says is the first of its kind in the nation.


Technology

Porn, Rap Interrupt Zoom Hearing of Twitter Hacking Suspect

Porn, Rap Interrupt Zoom Hearing of Twitter Hacking Suspect

NATIONAL | Aug 6
The online bond hearing for a Florida teen accused of hacking prominent Twitter accounts was interrupted Wednesday by rap music and pornographic videos from users who apparently disguised their names.


Cars

Cadillac Says New Electric SUV Has Features to Take on Tesla

Cadillac Says New Electric SUV Has Features to Take on Tesla

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Aug 7
General Motors executives say Cadillac's first fully-electric vehicle has all the features it needs to lure buyers where other companies fell short.


Health/Fitness

At One Facility, Transgender Surgery is Back in Business

At One Facility, Transgender Surgery is Back in Business

HEALTH | Aug 7
"There's a lot of relief being back in the operating room helping patients, so many of whom have already had to wait their lifetime to be able to have these procedures," says transgender surgery pioneer Dr. Sherman Leis.


Travel

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

Aug 7
The U.S. State Department dropped its global "Level 4" health warning urging people not to travel abroad Thursday, but promptly re-imposed that same advisory level on Mexico.