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Writer Ron Nyswaner Remembers “Philadelphia” and its Impact on AIDS

In honor of Philadelphia’s 25th anniversary, we talk to its screenwriter about making tough choices behind the scenes — and why the film still resonates today. A quarter of a...

Meet Pete Buttigieg, the Gay Man Who Wants to Replace Donald Trump as President

Pete Buttigieg wants to be President of the United States, and his exploratory committee is about to become a full-fledged campaign. He hails from the opposite end of the...

Queering the Outdoors with GOATs

Mother Nature doesn’t judge. So why do the outdoors sometimes feel so unfriendly to us queers? “There have been real positive changes for LGBTQ community over the last few...

Scissor Sisters’ Jake Shears Cuts Loose with Solo Album, Broadway Run and Memoir

Life looks very different for Jason Sellards at 40 than it did just a few years ago. As Jake Shears, the founder, frontman and half of the songwriting duo that propelled the group...

Lypsinka Might Have Invented Modern Drag

Lypsinka dishes on her fellow queens and what NYC was like back in the day. We spoke with the Legendary Queen to find out what she thinks of being nominated and how the LGBTQ...

“Boy Erased”: Why Joel Edgerton Couldn’t Put This Story in Anyone Else’s Hands

Joel Edgerton has been seen in roles ranging from Star Wars to A Streetcar Named Desire. He’s now the writer, director and one of the stars of Boy Erased, the buzzworthy new...

Sherry Vine Has No Plan B

Why should you vote for Miss Vine? We asked the always-entertaining drag queen Sherry Vine how she felt about being part of our 2018 People We Love celebration, and she offered...

10 Outrageous Things Said on Alright Mary.

A lively chat on Drag Race, Coco Peru, SAGE, John Waters and Senator Lindsay Graham’s appearance at a Bushwick queer party. Metrosource editor, and one of Google’s...

What Is Sandra Bernhard Doing Now? From “Pose” to “Sandemonium”!

Comedian, actress, radio host and singer Sandra Bernhard talks to us about everything from how she landed her recurring role on Pose to what to expect when you next see her on...

People We Love: Kenneth in the 212

You can’t be all things to all people. But you can be a media one-stop shop blogger whose done more to burnish the brand of NYC chic than the manhattan. Kenneth Walsh —...

People We Love: Don Lemon

Not everyone is a fan of our People We Love cover man. Less than two weeks before the midterm elections, CNN anchor Don Lemon was one of many singled out by a bomber intent on...

Matchmaker, Matchmaker – Grant Wheaton and the Focus on Quality over Quantity.

How an Actor Became One of the LGBTQ Community’s Premiere Matchmakers. When Grant Wheaton moved to NYC as a young man to pursue his acting dreams, he didn’t expect to...