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Facebook Yanks Bolsonaro Video Claiming Vaccines Cause AIDS

Facebook Yanks Bolsonaro Video Claiming Vaccines Cause AIDS

NEWS | By David Biller | Oct 25

Facebook and Instagram have removed a live broadcast that Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro delivered that claims UK vaccine recipients are developing AIDS.

'Pretty Smart's' Out Social Influencer Michael Hsu-Rosen Makes His Own Way

'Pretty Smart's' Out Social Influencer Michael Hsu-Rosen Makes His Own Way

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 25

'Pretty Smart's' Michael Hsu-Rosen is making his own way in Hollywood, but sees no role models for his Asian/Caucasian heritage.

Watch: 'Eternals' Star Haaz Sleiman Calls Role in Film 'Lifesaving'

Watch: 'Eternals' Star Haaz Sleiman Calls Role in Film 'Lifesaving'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | Oct 25

On the red carpet at the premiere of "Eternals," Haaz Sleiman spoke about the film's groundbreaking gay representation.

'DWTS' Star Cody Rigsby Regrets Not Having Same-Sex Partner

'DWTS' Star Cody Rigsby Regrets Not Having Same-Sex Partner

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 25

On this season of "Dancing With the Stars," Cody Rigsby regrets not having chosen a same-sex partner in the dancing competition, like competitor out YouTuber JoJo Siwa.

Alan Cumming & Ari Shapiro Delight in Queer Cabaret

Alan Cumming & Ari Shapiro Delight in Queer Cabaret

ENTERTAINMENT | By Robert Nesti | Oct 25

Alan Cumming returned to Boston, this time with NPR's Ari Shapiro for a very queer and very fun cabaret evening.

Watch: Dancer Corey O'Brien Reflects On 9 Years Of Sobriety In 'Freedom'

Watch: Dancer Corey O'Brien Reflects On 9 Years Of Sobriety In 'Freedom'

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Oct 25

Last week, O'Brien unveiled the short film "Freedom," which was produced in collaboration with the Los Angeles Centers for Alcohol and Drug Abuse.

Don't Miss: Corey O'Brien on the Power of Community

Don't Miss: Corey O'Brien on the Power of Community

HEALTH/FITNESS | Oct 25

TikTok sensation Corey O'Brien joins EDGE for a live interview to discuss how community — both real and virtual helps support his sobriety.

2021 Anti-Trans Murders Mount with Alarming Speed

2021 Anti-Trans Murders Mount with Alarming Speed

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 25

2020 was the deadliest year for murderous anti-trans violence, claiming 44 victims. 2021 is on the verge of equalling — or surpassing — that grim total.

Casting Call — Same-Sex Actors in Queer Love Stories

Casting Call — Same-Sex Actors in Queer Love Stories

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Oct 25

What same-sex actors would you like to see in gay love stories?

Jason Sudeikis Finds New Role in SNL Sketch 'Mellen,' Parodying Ellen DeGeneres

Jason Sudeikis Finds New Role in SNL Sketch 'Mellen,' Parodying Ellen DeGeneres

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 25

Ever wondered what "Ellen" would be like with a dose of testosterone? Jason Sudeikis offered a glimpse with his "Saturday Night Live" sketch in which he starred as "Mellen - the Male Ellen!"

News

Russia President Vladimir Putin Calls Gender Fluidity 'Monstrous'

Russia President Vladimir Putin Calls Gender Fluidity 'Monstrous'

NEWS | By Emell Adolphus | Oct 25

Russia's leader Vladimir Putin recently compared teaching gender fluidity to a "crime against humanity" during the Valdai International Discussion Club think tank.

Entertainment

Watch: 'Riverdale' Star K.J. Apa Wants to Unleash Drag Persona 'Fifi' on 'Drag Race'

Watch: 'Riverdale' Star K.J. Apa Wants to Unleash Drag Persona 'Fifi' on 'Drag Race'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 25

Will fans of "RuPaul's Drag Race" be tuning in someday to see "Fifi" — the feminine alter-ego of "Riverdale" star K.J. Apa — strutting her stuff? The Kiwi actor says he'd love to be on the show.

Business

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict with Defiant Workers

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict with Defiant Workers

BUSINESS | By David Sharp, Mike Catalini, and Stefanie Dazio | Oct 24

A small but significant number of American workers are deciding whether to quit their jobs and careers in defiance of what they consider intrusive edicts that affect their freedoms.

Finance

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

PPP is Gone, but Government Help for Small Businesses Isn't

FINANCE | By Randa Kriss | Oct 21

Here are some of the government funding options that are still available to help small businesses in the time of COVID — and how to get them.

Cars

Edmunds: Volkswagen Taos vs. Chevrolet Trailblazer

Edmunds: Volkswagen Taos vs. Chevrolet Trailblazer

CARS | Oct 23

These entry-level crossovers provide lots of utility in a relatively small package and offer many features found in larger SUVs. Cutting back on size doesn't mean cutting back on convenience.

Style

Is There a Constitutional Right to Food? Mainers to Decide

Is There a Constitutional Right to Food? Mainers to Decide

STYLE | By Patrick Whittle | Oct 25

"We want to protect people's ability to grow gardens, grow and raise their own food," says Republican Rep. Billy Bob Faulkingham.

Travel

What Makes a Great LGBTQ+ Travel Destination?

What Makes a Great LGBTQ+ Travel Destination?

TRAVEL | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 25

As a demographic, LGBTQ+ people like to travel — that's a fact. But what's less objective, and more subject to debate and individual circumstance and preference, is where we like to go, and why.