LGBTQ

Steve May 19, 2020

Mike Schultz — a nurse at San Francisco’s California Pacific Medical Center — has finally left the hospital after a nearly two-month battle with COVID-19. Schultz, 43, began experiencing coronavirus-like symptoms days after attending the LGBTQ Task Force’s Winter Party in early March with his boyfriend, Joshua Hebblethwaite, a DJ at the festivities. He was […]

Steve May 19, 2020

In what started off as a pleasant surprise, Trump ambassador Georgette Mosbacher condemned homophobia in Poland. Hours later, she was praising one of the most homophobic Popes in history. Mosbacher is the Trump-appointed US ambassador to Poland, and on International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) she took part in a video for the […]

Steve May 19, 2020

Little Mix star and queer icon Jade Thirlwall will “serve virtual dinner party realness” in a new streaming show featuring a gaggle of Drag Race legends. Served! With Jade Thirlwall is a new six-part cooking competition which will see the Little Mix singer going head-to-head (virtually) “with her superstar drag queen friends”. Each week, Thirlwall […]

Steve May 18, 2020

Acting U.S. Representative to the U.N. Economic and Social Council Courtney Nemroff. (Photo via Twitter) A U.S. diplomat on Monday acknowledged the coronavirus pandemic continues to have a disproportionate impact on LGBTQ people around the world. “The COVID pandemic really highlights the challenges for the LGBTQ community,” said Acting U.S. Representative to the U.N. Economic […]

Steve May 18, 2020

Tweety McTreason stunned reporters on Monday when he announced that he’s been taking Hydroxychloroquine, a drug he has frequently touted as a promising treatment for coronavirus despite limited evidence from the medical community, as a preventative measure against COVID-19. The FDA issued a warning last month that the unproven drug should only be taken in […]

Steve May 18, 2020

Trans Maryland (formerly Trans Healthcare MD) is now offering free digital name change assistance to trans Marylanders. “This program has been a year and a half in the making, and we are thrilled to announce that we’ve served over 20 people in the first week alone,” said Lee Blinder, executive director and founder of Trans […]

Steve May 18, 2020

A No. 1 song on the Billboard chart? Gee, thanks, but Ariana Grande didn’t buy it.  The singer’s quarantine bop for charity, “Stuck With U” with Justin Bieber, made its debut at the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart on Tuesday amid some major drama in the music industry.  Given that both Grande’s […]