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Aussie Firefighters Offer Thirst-Trapping 2021 Calendars... With or Without Pets

Aussie Firefighters Offer Thirst-Trapping 2021 Calendars... With or Without Pets

NEWS | Nov 23
Australian firefighters have outdone themselves this year with a set of 2021 calendars.

Is Aussie Hunk Harry Jowsey To Hot Too Handle?

Is Aussie Hunk Harry Jowsey To Hot Too Handle?

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 23
Australian Harry Jowsey was the break-out star from Netflix's hit reality show "Too Hot Too Handle" this past summer. And a recent trip to California's Venice Beach showed as to why.

DC Comics Introduces Non-Binary Superhero 'Kid Quick'

DC Comics Introduces Non-Binary Superhero 'Kid Quick'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 23
DC Comics has announced a new non-binary superhero, Kid Quick, who will use "they/them" pronouns and become the new Flash in the forthcoming comic book title "Future Slate: Justice League."

Hunky Australian Star Hugh Sheridan Likes Men and Women - but Not Labels

Hunky Australian Star Hugh Sheridan Likes Men and Women - but Not Labels

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 23
Hugh Sheridan, hunky singer and star of the Australian TV series "Packed to the Rafters" and "Back to the Rafters," revealed that he's been in love with both men and women. It's labels he's not so fond of.

Watch: 'Love, Victor' Actor Posts Viral Vid of Director Shading His Home on Unmuted Zoom Audition

Watch: 'Love, Victor' Actor Posts Viral Vid of Director Shading His Home on Unmuted Zoom Audition

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 23
"Love, Victor" actor Lukas Gage put an unknown director on blast Friday when he uploaded a recording of a Zoom audition to Twitter where the director can be heard making disparaging remarks about Gage's apartment.

Watch: Ryan Philippe Was 'Shunned' by Parents Over Early Gay Role

Watch: Ryan Philippe Was 'Shunned' by Parents Over Early Gay Role

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 23
Ryan Phillippe looking back at his teenage stint playing a gay character on a soap opera and his breakout movie "Cruel Intentions," revealed that his parents "shunned" him out of disapproval of an early gay role.

Watch: After 'Sexiest Man Alive' Honor, Actor Michael B. Jordan Says He's Joining OnlyFans

Watch: After 'Sexiest Man Alive' Honor, Actor Michael B. Jordan Says He's Joining OnlyFans

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 23
Not long after People magazine named actor Michael B. Jordan the Sexiest Man Alive, the "Creed" star revealed what he's planning next: Joining OnlyFans.

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

Can the Gay Adult Film Industry Solve Its Race Problem?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Naveen Kumar | Nov 23
One former Black porn star says looking back after seven-plus years outside the industry, it's clear it was "a whole toxic environment of white supremacy and racism, completely all the time." Has anything changed?

Two Men Walk NYC Streets in Dresses. Did Anyone Care Besides Candace Owens?

Two Men Walk NYC Streets in Dresses. Did Anyone Care Besides Candace Owens?

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 23
Two staff members of the Daily Mail walked the NYC streets in dresses after conservative pundit put down Harry Styles for doing so on the cover of Vogue. Did anybody care?

After Conservative Backlash, AOC Defends Harry Styles Vogue Cover

After Conservative Backlash, AOC Defends Harry Styles Vogue Cover

NEWS | Nov 23
After a number of conservatives had Twitter meltdowns over Harry Styles' Vogue cover — where he wore a dress — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) weighed in and defended the pop star.


News

Trans Teen Calls Out Attackers After Day of Remembrance Beating

Trans Teen Calls Out Attackers After Day of Remembrance Beating

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 23
A 19-year-old who was attacked and beaten on the Transgender Day of Remembrance took to social media to post photos of her bloodied face and call out her assailants.


Business

Surprise Federal Drug Rule Directs Insurers to Reveal What They Pay for Prescription Drugs

Surprise Federal Drug Rule Directs Insurers to Reveal What They Pay for Prescription Drugs

POLITICS | By Harris Meyer | Nov 21
Health insurance companies will have to give their customers estimated out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs and disclose to the public the negotiated prices they pay for drugs, under an unexpected new Trump administration rule.


Technology

AstraZeneca: COVID-19 Vaccine Shown to be 'Highly Effective'

AstraZeneca: COVID-19 Vaccine Shown to be 'Highly Effective'

SCIENCE | By Danica Kirka, Jill Lawless | Nov 23
AstraZeneca said Monday that late-stage trials showed its coronavirus vaccine was up to 90% effective, giving public health officials hope they may soon have access to a vaccine that is cheaper and easier to distribute than some of its rivals.


Finance

Who Will Lead the Travel Industry Rebound in 2021?

Who Will Lead the Travel Industry Rebound in 2021?

Nov 18
With the breaking news this week that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine shows 95 percent efficacy, the idea of traveling again may be in the not-so-distant future. But who will lead the charge?


Cars

GM: New Batteries Cut Electric Car Costs, Increase Range

GM: New Batteries Cut Electric Car Costs, Increase Range

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Nov 22
General Motors says a pending breakthrough in battery chemistry will cut the price of its electric vehicles so they equal those powered by gasoline within five years.


Travel

Many Americans Flying for Holiday Despite CDC Pleas

Many Americans Flying for Holiday Despite CDC Pleas

Nov 23
Millions of Americans bought tickets to fly somewhere for Thanksgiving before the nation's top public health agency pleaded with them not to travel for the holiday.