Gay Fire Island: The Latest

School Official Slammed for Student Field Trip to LGBTQ Bar

School Official Slammed for Student Field Trip to LGBTQ Bar

NEWS | Oct 28
A Florida school board member is being slammed for having officiated a trip to a gay bar with elementary students.

Past and Present Meet 'Last Night in Soho'

Past and Present Meet 'Last Night in Soho'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Oct 28
If there ever was a film fit for reflection about past, present, fantasy and reality, Edgar Wrights's "Last Night in Soho" is it.

See Why Katy Perry Calls Orlando Bloom 'Best Daddy Ever'

See Why Katy Perry Calls Orlando Bloom 'Best Daddy Ever'

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 28
See why Katy Perry calls Orlando Bloom the 'Best Daddy Ever.'

Bisexual 'Superman' Comic Soars in Sales

Bisexual 'Superman' Comic Soars in Sales

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 28
It's a bird — it's a plane — it's the skyrocketing sales of "Son of Kal-El," the new comic book series that features a bisexual Superman.

'Pray the Gay Away?' UPenn Tells Milo Yiannopoulos to Stay Away

'Pray the Gay Away?' UPenn Tells Milo Yiannopoulos to Stay Away

NEWS | Oct 28
'Pray the Gay Away?' UPenn Tells Milo Yiannopoulos to stay away after conservative group invites him to campus.

Polish Parliament to Examine Anti-LGBTQ Legislative Proposal

Polish Parliament to Examine Anti-LGBTQ Legislative Proposal

NEWS | Oct 28
Poland's parliament is expected to give a first reading on Thursday to proposed legislation dubbed "Stop LGBT," which aims to prohibit the "promotion" of same-sex relationships and would ban pride parades.

Watch: Post-Closet, Aussie Soccer Star Josh Cavallo All Smiles

Watch: Post-Closet, Aussie Soccer Star Josh Cavallo All Smiles

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 28
Australian soccer star Josh Cavallo sparked global excitement when he came out. A day later, he told the BBC that he's "never smiled so much" now that he's "opened the real book of Josh Cavallo."

The Vampire's Closet: 'Dark Shadows' Star Jonathan Frid in New Documentary

The Vampire's Closet: 'Dark Shadows' Star Jonathan Frid in New Documentary

ARTS & CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Oct 28
A new documentary recalls the life and career of Jonathan Frid, the actor who played Barnabas Collins, a 175-year-old guilt-ridden vampire on "Dark Shadows," the horror-themed daytime soap opera that became enormously popular during the late 1960s.

Teen Pop Star Olivia Rodrigo Leads AMA Nominees in Her Debut

Teen Pop Star Olivia Rodrigo Leads AMA Nominees in Her Debut

ENTERTAINMENT | Oct 28
Olivia Rodrigo is having a sweet year as the leading nominee at the American Music Awards in the first year she's eligible.

Watch: Doritos Unveils LGBTQ+ Themed 'Day of the Dead' Ad

Watch: Doritos Unveils LGBTQ+ Themed 'Day of the Dead' Ad

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 28
Doritos has a new Spanish-language ad for the "Day of the Dead" that features a surprise from the Other Side: A deceased relative returns in spirit form to introduce his male partner to the family.


News

Vaccine Reluctance in Eastern Europe Brings High COVID Cost

Vaccine Reluctance in Eastern Europe Brings High COVID Cost

INTERNATIONAL | By Yuras Karmanau | Oct 28
Ukraine is suffering through a surge in coronavirus infections, along with other parts of Eastern Europe and Russia. While vaccines are plentiful, there is a widespread reluctance to get them


Entertainment

In 'The Souvenir Part II,' a Human-Scaled Epic Concludes

In 'The Souvenir Part II,' a Human-Scaled Epic Concludes

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Oct 28
Joanna Hogg first had the instinct to make a film about her then-unfolding relationship to her heroin-addicted first love — a traumatic and formative time that coincided with her coming-of-age as a filmmaker — in 1979.


Finance

Medicare Plans' 'Free' Dental, Vision, Hearing Benefits Come at a Cost

Medicare Plans' 'Free' Dental, Vision, Hearing Benefits Come at a Cost

HEALTH | By Phil Galewitz | Oct 28
Despite the high-powered advertising of the Medicare Advantage plans, beneficiaries still generally end up with significant out-of-pocket costs.


Cars

Toyota Testing Hydrogen Combustion Engines in Race Cars

Toyota Testing Hydrogen Combustion Engines in Race Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 26
Toyota said Monday it is testing hydrogen combustion engines in race cars as it works toward using the technology in commercial products.


Style

Possible Rise in Baguette Prices Poses Crunch for the French

Possible Rise in Baguette Prices Poses Crunch for the French

FOOD/DRINK | By Thomas Adamson | Oct 27
A hike in the cost of wheat is alarming French households who fear a possible rise in the price of the prized baguette, seen by many as a barometer of the country's economic health.