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Actor & CK Model Jacob Elordi Really Loathes His 'Euphoria' Character

Actor & CK Model Jacob Elordi Really Loathes His 'Euphoria' Character

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 4

Aussie actor Jacob Elordi returned to model for Calvin Klein this week and opened up in an interview about his "Euphoria" character Nate.

Indianapolis Man Used Grindr to Rob, Murder Gay Man

Indianapolis Man Used Grindr to Rob, Murder Gay Man

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 4

An amateur porn star and rapper from Indianapolis is facing charges for the armed robbery of one man and the murder of another that he met on Grindr.

Anal Swab COVID Tests Are a Real Thing, and Tourists Aren't Happy

Anal Swab COVID Tests Are a Real Thing, and Tourists Aren't Happy

NEWS | Mar 4

China is using anal swab COVID testing for some international arrivals but foreign governments like Japan, South Korea and the U.S. aren't taking the news sitting down, Forbes reports.

Green Lantern Comes Out to Friends, Family in New Comic

Green Lantern Comes Out to Friends, Family in New Comic

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 4

Alan Scott, DC Comic's original Green Lantern, is returning to mainstream comics as a gay man with two children.

Still Divisive, Dr. Luke Resurges at Grammys — as Tyson Trax

Still Divisive, Dr. Luke Resurges at Grammys — as Tyson Trax

NEWS | By Mesfin Fekadu | Mar 4

With dark clouds looming behind him, controversial music producer and hitmaker Dr. Luke rose to the top of the Billboard charts last year with Doja Cat's ubiquitous funk-pop jam "Say So," earning him a Grammy nomination.

Tonywatch: Aaron Tveit Rides a Roller Coaster of a Year

Tonywatch: Aaron Tveit Rides a Roller Coaster of a Year

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Mar 4

Even in a crazy year with so many ups and downs, consider the last 12 months of Aaron Tveit.

2021 Berlin Film Fest Diary: Entry 1 - A Bit of Everything

2021 Berlin Film Fest Diary: Entry 1 - A Bit of Everything

ENTERTAINMENT | By C.J. Prince | Mar 4

EDGE contributor C.J. Prince wades through the virtual 2021 Berlin Film Festival and breaks down some of the event's unexpected offerings.

Out US Rep. Torres to Reintroduce Bill for Data Collection of LGBTQ-Owned Businesses

Out US Rep. Torres to Reintroduce Bill for Data Collection of LGBTQ-Owned Businesses

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 4

Out U.S. Rep. Ritchie Torres of New York said that he would reintroduce a bill requiring data collection about LGBTQ-owned businesses, and called the measure "a natural complement to the Equality Act."

Watch: Milan Fashion Week's Best Menswear

Watch: Milan Fashion Week's Best Menswear

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Mar 4

From Prada's Raf Simons and Miuccia Prada partnership to Fendi's dramatic silhouettes in a neutral palette, Milan proved, once again, that nothing can hold back fashion.

House Passes Sweeping Voting Rights Bill Over GOP Opposition

House Passes Sweeping Voting Rights Bill Over GOP Opposition

NEWS | By Brian Slodysko | Mar 4

House Democrats passed sweeping voting and ethics legislation over unanimous Republican opposition, advancing to the Senate what would be the largest overhaul of the U.S. election law in at least a generation.

News

Chinese Court Upholds Textbook Calling Homosexuality a 'Psychological Disorder'

Chinese Court Upholds Textbook Calling Homosexuality a 'Psychological Disorder'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 4

A Chinese court ruled that a textbook may refer to homosexuality as a "psychological disorder," despite its Psychiatric Association delisting homosexuality as a pathological condition in 2001.

Entertainment

Review: 'Coming 2 America' is Tired Sequel Fare

Review: 'Coming 2 America' is Tired Sequel Fare

ENTERTAINMENT | By Padraic Maroney | Mar 5

33 years after the release of "Coming to America" a sequel is made. Unfortunately...it feels like a holdover from a previous time that has already passed.

Technology

In Latest Test Flight, SpaceX Starship Explodes on Impact

In Latest Test Flight, SpaceX Starship Explodes on Impact

TECHNOLOGY | By Marcia Dunn | Mar 4

SpaceX's futuristic Starship looked like it aced a touchdown Wednesday, but then exploded on the landing pad with so much force that it was hurled into the air.

Finance

President Biden's Plan To Change Credit Reporting And Scoring

President Biden's Plan To Change Credit Reporting And Scoring

FINANCE | By Michelle Black, Contributor and Caroline Lupini, Editor | Mar 3

If President Biden has his way, he will create a public credit reporting agency (CRA) to compete with the three major credit bureaus and maybe one day replace them altogether.

Style

Megan Thee Stallion Shows Off Her Calvins in New Campaign

Megan Thee Stallion Shows Off Her Calvins in New Campaign

STYLE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Mar 3

Megan Thee Stallion is the latest celebrity to show off her Calvins in a revealing new campaign for the iconic underwear.

Health/Fitness

Take These 7 Precautions Before And During Your Next Trip

Take These 7 Precautions Before And During Your Next Trip

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Chauncey Crail, Contributor, and Dia Adams, Editor | Mar 4

Even when there isn't a global pandemic, there are safety precautions you can take while traveling to help protect yourself and your companions.

Travel

Others Test, Check, Trace: Mexico Lets Tourists in Speedily

Others Test, Check, Trace: Mexico Lets Tourists in Speedily

TRAVEL | Mar 4

Even as other countries institute airport testing, tracing and mandatory isolation, Mexican authorities bragged Wednesday about the speed with which they let tourists exit the terminal at the resort of Cancun.

Nightlife

SF Queer Bar Virgil's is Permanently Closing

SF Queer Bar Virgil's is Permanently Closing

NIGHTLIFE | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Feb 26

Virgil's Sea Room, a queer bar that opened in 2013 in the Mission District of San Francisco, is permanently closing.