Each year the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade features guest appearances and performances by Hollywood actors, musicians, sports figures, and Broadway stars. Over the years, plenty of famous LGBT folks have taken part in the holiday fun. Show More Summary
Michael B. Jordan is beefed up for his role in the new Rocky franchise spinoff film Creed, and oiled up for the cover of the Men’s Health’s December 2015 issue. The 28-year-old actor told the magazine he gained 24 pounds of muscle to play Adonis Johnson, the son of Rocky Balboa’s late friend and former... Read more »
Patti LaBelle revealed she will be cooking for the man who made her sweet potato pie a hit this Thanksgiving.
For today’s TowleREAD, we’ve got a special Thanksgiving reading featuring one of the most-anticipated books of the season, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Cunningham’s new book, A Wild Swan and Other Tales. One of this fall… Read The post Michael Cunningham Reads from His New Book ‘A Wild Swan and Other Tales’ – LISTEN appeared first on Towleroad.
In addition to who should be the party’s presidential nominee, Texas Republican voters may weigh in on whether the state should secede from the union when they cast ballots in the March 1 primary. Tanya Robertson (right), a member of the State… Read The post Texas GOP Leader Seeks Vote On Seceding From Union appeared first on Towleroad.
When Patrick Bradley, a New York-based food writer and founder of the blog TheGayFoodie.com, married his partner three years ago, his parents refused to attend the wedding. Naturally, this caused a riff in their relationship. Now Bradley, who has managed to stay in contact with members of his extended family since the nuptials, has written a letter to […]
Republican presidential wannabe Marco Rubio has said he aims to “fix” the Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage “because we think it’s wrong.” Despite previously announcing the decision to be the law of the land, he isShow More Summary
On Thanksgiving we recount 7 things we're thankful for.
A New York man charged with assault and attempted assault against a gay couple has said his only crime “was to be a man of color wrongly accused by his attacker, a privileged white man.” 41-year-old Bayna-Lehkiem El-Amin (above) was accused of attack… Read The post Gay NYC Man Accused in Dallas BBQ Attack Files Countersuit, Claims He is the Victim appeared first on Towleroad.
If you thought sarcasm and snark had no place in a festive parade, think again. Below, Billy Eichner along with some help from Katie Couric bring some much more subtle holiday cheer than we’re used to seeing. You know, like the Sean Penn balloon, and a float celebrating the 2009-2011 Showtime series The United States of Tara. These […]
Last year, Queerty exposed two internal Salvation Army USA documents that lays out exactly how the religious org planned to battle the negative publicity from my campaign to get them to apologize for their anti-LGBTQ past. After reading the memos describing their plan for a “strategy of containment” that includes whitewashing their past, confusing potential […]
If the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade‘s selection of random celebrities, obscure moments from TV shows you don’t recognize, obscene product placement and logos, and oversized personalities filled with hot air, isn’t for you, t… Read The post Billy Eichner’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
We’ve asked online comedian, voice actor and chest hair model Sam Kalidi to create a new meme each week for Queerty readers. This week he considers the annoying conversations some of us will be subjected to during today’s holiday dinner. Sam looks forward to all your hate mail. You can find him on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and at […]
In the rankings of Homosexual Holidays, Halloween is considered numero uno. In the weeks leading up to that High Holy night of October 31, outlandish costume ideas, party plans and Hocus Pocus (the movie, not actual magic) are dominant topics of conversation. We celebrate a magical night of debauchery, mischief and surprisingly little trick or treating (well, maybe some […]
The holidays are upon us, which means you’re likely going to spend a lot of time traveling over the next two months, not to mention avoiding that conversation about Donald Trump back home in Ohio with Aunt Sally you have been studiously avoiding. To make matters easier, and more enjoyable, we’ve compiled a list of reading recommendations. […]
She’s been home to some of the world’s most important artists, from El Greco to Goya to Picasso. So it’s no surprise that Spain is also home to many of the world’s best art museums, covering virtually every period in history and every corner of her map. At the heart of it all is Madrid’s […]
"Love, Actually" director Richard Curtis reveals there was a deleted subplot from the film that focused around two lesbians.
World AIDS Day is December 1st, and to commemorate the occasion, the National AIDS Trust (NAT) will be setting up a “Pop-Up Kissing Booth” in London’s Soho Square. Sponsored by Attitude magazine and Sink The Pink, passerby will have the chance to either make out with an assortment of drag artists or the insipidly […]
Queer hip-hop group Bomb Ass Pussy release the video for their single "Short Dick Man."