Gay Chicago: The Latest

Celebs, Gay Porn Actors & Twitter React to Cardi B's New Song 'WAP'

Celebs, Gay Porn Actors & Twitter React to Cardi B's New Song 'WAP'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
A roundup of the best reactions, memes, and videos to Cardi B's new song "WAP," featuring Megan Thee Stallion.

Did Ex-Pro Wrestler Confess to Gay Man's Murder in FB Post?

Did Ex-Pro Wrestler Confess to Gay Man's Murder in FB Post?

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 10
Georgia police are investigating whether a former WWE wrestler's claims on Facebook that he "made a man disappear" constitute a confession about murdering a gay co-worker as a teenager.

Watch: Madonna is Working on a Screenplay with 'Juno' Writer Diablo Cody

Watch: Madonna is Working on a Screenplay with 'Juno' Writer Diablo Cody

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
Taking to Instagram over the weekend, Madonna revealed she's working on a screenplay with "Juno" writer Diablo Cody.

Watch: Randy Rainbow Wishes Chris Cuomo A Happy 50th with Musical Video Message

Watch: Randy Rainbow Wishes Chris Cuomo A Happy 50th with Musical Video Message

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 10
Crooning political satirist Randy Rainbow served up a very special video with a "Grease"-Inspired 50th birthday wish for CNN correspondent - and brother to New York's governor - Chris Cuomo.

10 Hilarious LGBTQ TikTok Videos of the Week

10 Hilarious LGBTQ TikTok Videos of the Week

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
A countdown of the 10 funniest TikTok videos from LGBTQ creators this week!

Watch: Russell Tovey Narrates Moving, Sexy Portrait of Late Artist

Watch: Russell Tovey Narrates Moving, Sexy Portrait of Late Artist

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
When director Joe Ingham approached Russell Tovey to narrate a film about David Robilliard, he learned that the out actor knew all about the visionary late artist. Their collaboration offers a moving, sexy tribute.

Gay Trump Supporter Takes Exception to Slur Hurled at 'Back the Blue' Rally

Gay Trump Supporter Takes Exception to Slur Hurled at 'Back the Blue' Rally

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Aug 10
An openly gay Trump supporter attending an Aug. 1 "Back the Blue" rally in Frederick, Maryland, says he was subjected to an anti-LGBTQ slur hurled by a founding member of a local rights organization.

Is Being Called 'Cis,' an Insult? William Shatner Thinks So

Is Being Called 'Cis,' an Insult? William Shatner Thinks So

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
William Shatner has spent the past week saying that the term 'cis' is an insult on Twitter.

New Musical Looks at Queer Intimacy Gone Sour in the Age of COVID

New Musical Looks at Queer Intimacy Gone Sour in the Age of COVID

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 10
What's on the other side of queer intimacy gone sour? And what happens when those emotions are triggered during the quarantine? Those are the questions asked by "Different Stars," a new musical premieres on Saturday, August 15 at 7pm in a YouTube stream.

Mormon Psychologist Apologizes for History of Anti-LGBTQ Views

Mormon Psychologist Apologizes for History of Anti-LGBTQ Views

NEWS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Aug 10
Dr. Allen Bergin, a psychologist and influential member of the Mormon Church has issued an apology for past anti-LGBTQ+ rhetoric and beliefs. He has two gay sons and a gay grandson.


News

Trump Campaign Legal Advisor Misgenders Penn. Health Secretary on Purpose

Trump Campaign Legal Advisor Misgenders Penn. Health Secretary on Purpose

POLITICS | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Aug 10
On Monday morning, Jenna Ellis, the Senior Legal Advisor to the Trump Campaign and former director for the James Dobson Family Institute, purposely misgendered Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine.


Technology

JustForFans Founder Accused of Inappropriate Sexual Behavior with Models, Intimidation

JustForFans Founder Accused of Inappropriate Sexual Behavior with Models, Intimidation

JustForFans has become one of the web's leading sites for adult male performers to distribute their content to fans. But its founder, Dominic Ford, has been accused of inappropriate sexual behavior by two of his former models.


Cars

Edmunds: With Low Interest Rates, Should You Lease or Buy?

Edmunds: With Low Interest Rates, Should You Lease or Buy?

AUTO NEWS | By Will Kaufman of Edmunds | Aug 10
With interest rates at record lows, is it still worth leasing a new car? We took a look at the financial outcomes of buying and leasing to see how current finance trends might affect your decision.


Health/Fitness

Are Gender-Diverse People More Likely to be Autistic?

Are Gender-Diverse People More Likely to be Autistic?

HEALTH | Aug 10
Researchers gained access to five datasets, where participants had provided information about their gender and diagnostic information of autism and other neuro-developmental and psychiatric conditions.


Travel

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

US Stops Advising Against Global Travel, but Hits Mexico

Aug 7
The U.S. State Department dropped its global "Level 4" health warning urging people not to travel abroad Thursday, but promptly re-imposed that same advisory level on Mexico.


Nightlife

Summer Flashback: Ptown Carnival, Part 1

Summer Flashback: Ptown Carnival, Part 1

CULTURE | Aug 10
Provincetown Carnival attracts somewhere near 80,000 people to the town for the celebrations - something impossible in this year of COVID. The event was scheduled to begin this Friday. Here's a look back at carnival past - part 1 of 2.