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This is How Adam Rippon Won the Heart of Planet Earth

On the eve of releasing a memoir at the tender age of 29, Adam Rippon reflects on fame, Pence and his love of the limelight: Adam Rippon is nothing if not audacious. While most...

This Is What It’s Like to Be Actor, Model and Deaf Activist Nyle DiMarco

With his striking eyes, toned physique and touching personal story about succeeding as a deaf man in a hearing world, Nyle DiMarco was an early fan favorite and ultimately the...

This Is How Rufskin Makes Sexy Gay Clothing

The founders of unapologetic clothing brand Rufskin talk loving men’s clothing and each other. Sending Shock Waves Fifteen years ago, Hubert Pierre Pouches and Douglas Coats...

Sean Hayes Exclusive: On Coming Out, Will & Grace, and Playing God

Last night NBC announced that the reboot of Will & Grace has been canceled. But just a few weeks before the show got its second life (and almost exactly three years ago),...

Meet the Director Who Made “Rocketman” Soar

When director Bryan Singer was fired from the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, studio execs turned to Dexter Fletcher to finish the film, which went on to win a Best Actor Oscar...

This Is Why Murray Bartlett Loves the New “Tales of the City”

Years after Looking, Murray Bartlett heads back to the City by the Bay to give an iconic queer story a new chapter. Once Upon a “Tales” In the 1970s, author and gay...

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

Just yesterday, former Scissor Sister Jake Shears told The Daily Beast, “what I love about the term “queer” is that it conveys a common mindset of personal freedom and...

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...