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Eating Disorder Treatments Must Consider Social, Cultural Implications 

Eating Disorder Treatments Must Consider Social, Cultural Implications 

People in treatment for eating disorders are poorly served when it comes to addressing the cultural aspects of eating problems, according to new research from the University of East Anglia.

As Trump Admin Dreams of a White Only Christmas, National LGBTQ Task Force Throws a Media Party for All

As Trump Admin Dreams of a White Only Christmas, National LGBTQ Task Force Throws a Media Party for All

NEWS | Dec 12
In response to the White House snubbing LGBTQ and black reporters, the National LGBTQ Task Force is hosting its own holiday party for the press, titled "Not The White House Holiday Party."

2017 Breakthrough: Brooklynn Prince of 'The Florida Project'

2017 Breakthrough: Brooklynn Prince of 'The Florida Project'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Dec 12
Seven-year-old Brooklynn Prince is sitting in a darkened TV studio with lights, cameras and control panels all around her. "Mission to Mars, mission to Mars," she says. "This is Apollo."

6 Winter Workout Tips to Keep You Motivated

6 Winter Workout Tips to Keep You Motivated

People often reduce the amount of time they spend being physically active over the winter, usually due in part to it being so cold outside. Here's some tips to stay motivated.

Smoker Arrested After Yelling Death Threats on Plane

Smoker Arrested After Yelling Death Threats on Plane

NEWS | Dec 12
Officials say a woman caught trying to smoke on a Southwest flight has been arrested after shouting she was going to kill everyone on the plane.

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

Bloomberg 50 Honors Gender/Wage Activist Natasha Lamb

NEWS | Dec 12
The Bloomberg 50 list recognizes the work of investor activist and sustainable wealth manager Natasha Lamb, managing partner at Arjuna Capital.

Extremist Duo Launches New Anti-LGBTQ Initiative to Protect Christian Rights

Extremist Duo Launches New Anti-LGBTQ Initiative to Protect Christian Rights

NEWS | Dec 12
A pair of religious extremists have announced the launch of an anti-women, anti-LGBTQ initiative their describing as a "principled and aggressive Christian legal/public policy organization."

Dems Accuse Trump of Unsavory Insinuations About Gillibrand

Dems Accuse Trump of Unsavory Insinuations About Gillibrand

NEWS | By Nancy Benac and Jonathan Lemire | Dec 12
Plowing into the sexual harassment debate in a big way, President Donald Trump laced into Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, tweeting that the New York Democrat would come to his office "begging" for campaign contributions and "do anything" to get them.

Watch: Harry Styles & James Corden Kiss for 'Carpool Karaoke' Holiday Special

Watch: Harry Styles & James Corden Kiss for 'Carpool Karaoke' Holiday Special

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 12
This is one way to celebrate the holidays.

Teen Trans Trailblazer Gavin Grimm to Receive Honor from HRC

Teen Trans Trailblazer Gavin Grimm to Receive Honor from HRC

NEWS | Dec 12
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of civil rights organization HRC, announced that it will honor transgender advocate Gavin Grimm with an Upstander Award.


News

Watch: Liberal Redneck Tells Alabama to Reject 'Yosemite Sham'

Watch: Liberal Redneck Tells Alabama to Reject 'Yosemite Sham'

POLITICS | Dec 12
Calling Sessions "a hobbit from an alternate universe where JRR Tolkien own slaves," Crowder called Moore "an unbelievable bag of shit" and a "poorly-written villain from a 'Dukes of Hazard' episode."


Entertainment

 Review :: Twyla Tharp's Minimalism and Me
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Review :: Twyla Tharp's Minimalism and Me

CULTURE | By Louise Adams | Dec 12
Iconoclastic choreographer Twyla Tharp delivered a sermon for the church of movement on Thursday, December 7, at the Museum of Contemporary Art.

 Review :: My Love

Review :: My Love

MUSIC | By JC Alvarez | Dec 12
On her latest EP "My Love" Ria Mae offers up some heartfelt pop without having to compromise herself in the process, producing some perfect precision production that is elating as well as deep.


Business

Bitcoin Futures Soar Amid Frenzy Over Virtual Currency

Bitcoin Futures Soar Amid Frenzy Over Virtual Currency

FINANCE | Dec 12
Bitcoin's debut on a major U.S. exchange is a hit so far, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the virtual currency rising 18 percent.


Technology

Gay Sugar Daddy App 'DaddyBear' Provides One Sugar Daddy for Every Two Sugar Babies

Gay Sugar Daddy App 'DaddyBear' Provides One Sugar Daddy for Every Two Sugar Babies

PERSONAL TECH | Dec 12
As college tuition rises and the pursuit of a fancy lifestyle becomes increasingly popular, more and more young gay men start seeking "gay sugar daddies" to support them financially.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Style

Recipe: Black Lentils and Butternut Squash

Recipe: Black Lentils and Butternut Squash

FOOD/DRINK | By Katie Workman | Dec 12
Black lentils have so much drama to them, especially when they are paired with anything that is contrasting in color ... which is pretty much anything that isn't black as well.


Nightlife

Watch: Justine Skye Premieres Music Video for 'Don't Think About It'

Watch: Justine Skye Premieres Music Video for 'Don't Think About It'

MUSIC | Dec 11
Helmed by renowned director and choreographer Laurieann Gibson and Life Garland, the clip evokes classic nineties hip-hop and R&B videos with its impressive dance choreography and futuristic visual sensibility.