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Watch: Woke CIA Recruitment Campaign Features One 'Stunned' Employee

Watch: Woke CIA Recruitment Campaign Features One 'Stunned' Employee

NEWS | May 13

A federal agency with a shady past and shadowy image, has gotten woke with a series of recruitment ads that have been met with criticism and ridicule. The ads are part of the Central Intelligence Agency's ongoing "woke" recruitment campaign.

Watch: High Roads and Low: Inside Jack Mackenroth & Dolf Dietrich's Very Messy Break-up

Watch: High Roads and Low: Inside Jack Mackenroth & Dolf Dietrich's Very Messy Break-up

ENTERTAINMENT | May 13

Their break-up may not have gotten the headlines that J-Lo and Arod may have gotten recently, but gay Manhattan was abuzz this week about the break-up of LGBTQ influencer Jack Mackenroth and adult star Dolf Dietrich that went very public this past weekend

See Zachary Quinto, Billy Porter Voice Adorably Animated Husbands in Disney+'s New 'The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder'

See Zachary Quinto, Billy Porter Voice Adorably Animated Husbands in Disney+'s New 'The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Emell Adolphus | May 13

For Disney+'s new animated series "The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder," the two actors will voice a gay adoptive couple and their character animations could not be more perfect.

Shining a Light on Mental Health Awareness Month

Shining a Light on Mental Health Awareness Month

SPONSORED CONTENT | May 13

Research reveals that "three-fourths of LGBT people (74%) say worry and stress from the pandemic has had a negative impact on their mental health." Research shows that CBD can help manage stress and anxiety.

Adult Performer Alex Riley Has Passed Away at 22

Adult Performer Alex Riley Has Passed Away at 22

NEWS | May 13

Adult performer Alex Riley has died. The 22-year-old passed away on Sunday, his longtime boyfriend and fellow performer Jacob Hansen tweeted Thursday.

In a Year of Lemons, How Lemonade Insurance Also Supports Vital LGBTQ Organizations

In a Year of Lemons, How Lemonade Insurance Also Supports Vital LGBTQ Organizations

SPONSORED CONTENT | May 13

Lemonade has turned wishful thinking into a reality with a technology-driven business model that makes acquiring various insurance types as easy as a few clicks, as well as a robust social action plan.

The Best (and Worst) Sex Positions if You Have Back Pain

The Best (and Worst) Sex Positions if You Have Back Pain

HEALTH/FITNESS | May 13

If you're a millennial or Gen Z, you may be laughing now, but it's no joke if you find yourself wincing in pain every time you hop in the sack.

Watch: Ellen DeGeneres Says Reports on Toxic Workplace Were 'Too Coordinated'

Watch: Ellen DeGeneres Says Reports on Toxic Workplace Were 'Too Coordinated'

ENTERTAINMENT | May 13

Ellen DeGeneres told the world that she is quitting her daily talk show next year because she is looking to do something different. It had nothing to do with the charges of a toxic workplace environment that her management style contributed to, she said.

2021 Sets Record for Anti-LGBTQ Laws

2021 Sets Record for Anti-LGBTQ Laws

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | May 13

Equality advocates have taken note of the record-shattering number of anti-LGBTQ laws that have already been passed this year — and the situation is poised to worsen.

Watch: James Charles Resurfaces on Twitter with 'Blackmail' Claims

Watch: James Charles Resurfaces on Twitter with 'Blackmail' Claims

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | May 13

YouTube celebrity and beauty influencer James Charles has resurfaced on social media, claiming in a video posted to Twitter that he feels he is being "blackmailed" by a former employee who is suing him.

Technology

Scientists Race to Study Variants in India as Cases Explode

Scientists Race to Study Variants in India as Cases Explode

TECHNOLOGY | By Aniruddha Ghosal, Krutika Pathi | May 12

Sc A potentially worrisome variant of the coronavirus detected in India may spread more easily. But the country is behind in doing the kind of testing needed to track it and understand it better.

Finance

How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Remodel Without Overspending

How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Remodel Without Overspending

FINANCE | By Annie Millerbernd, NerdWallet | May 13

Whether you're incorporating sustainability into your kitchen remodel or making specific changes to lower your utility bills, a green remodel doesn't have to be expensive. It can even save you money in the long term.

Cars

U.S. Opens Probe of Steering Problems in Honda Accord Sedans

U.S. Opens Probe of Steering Problems in Honda Accord Sedans

CARS | May 13

The U.S. government's auto safety agency is investigating multiple complaints about steering failures that could affect more than 1.1 million Honda Accord sedans.

Style

Upcoming 'Halston' Called an 'Inaccurate, Fictionalized Account' by His Family and Archives

Upcoming 'Halston' Called an 'Inaccurate, Fictionalized Account' by His Family and Archives

STYLE | May 12

The upcoming Ryan Murphy-produced, Netflix series "Halston" has had considerable buzz lately, but don't look for the designer's family and archivists to show much love for the show. They have stepped forward to call the series "inaccurate."

Health/Fitness

Two Classes of Trans Kids  Are Emerging with Puberty Blockers as the Defining Factor

Two Classes of Trans Kids Are Emerging with Puberty Blockers as the Defining Factor

HEALTH/FITNESS | May 12

Unequal access to gender-affirming health care, which occurs across state lines and socioeconomic divides, could cause two "classes" of transgender people in the United States to emerge.

Travel

Germany Eases Travel Rules for Vaccinates as Vacations Loom

Germany Eases Travel Rules for Vaccinates as Vacations Loom

TRAVEL | By Frank Jordans | May 13

The German government has agreed to let travelers who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 or recovered from infection avoid testing and quarantine when entering the country, unless they come from areas where variants of concern are prevalent.