Gay Buffalo: The Latest

Andy Cohen Denies Caitlyn Jenner and Roommate Will Join 'RHOBH' Cast

Andy Cohen Denies Caitlyn Jenner and Roommate Will Join 'RHOBH' Cast

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 1
Contrary to Caitlyn Jenner's and Sophia Hutchins' desires, Andy Cohen reports the duo will not be joining the cast of "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills."

The Mask Hypocrisy: How COVID Memos Contradict the White House's Public Face

The Mask Hypocrisy: How COVID Memos Contradict the White House's Public Face

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Lauren Weber, Katheryn Houghton | Oct 1
The mixed messages and ensuing confusion leave governors, and often state and local health officials, holding the bag of political consequences.

Equity Illinois Launches #VoteNaked Campaign

Equity Illinois Launches #VoteNaked Campaign

NEWS | Oct 1
Equity Illinois has launched an eye-catching campaign to encourage its state's residents to vote by mail.

Jeffree Star Accused of Sexual and Physical Assault, Bribery

Jeffree Star Accused of Sexual and Physical Assault, Bribery

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Oct 1
Makeup guru and YouTube and MySpace celebrity, Jeffree Star, has been accused of sexual assault, physical violence and bribery.

"Top Chef" Heads to Portland, With LGBTQ Representation in Tow

"Top Chef" Heads to Portland, With LGBTQ Representation in Tow

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Oct 1
A production bubble has been created to film season 18. And within it, three "Top Chef" alums that represent the LGBTQ community.

'Boys in the Band' Movie Keeps Hurtful Language of Original

'Boys in the Band' Movie Keeps Hurtful Language of Original

ENTERTAINMENT | By John CaruccI | Oct 1
Revisiting Mart Crowley's seminal 1968 play, "The Boys in the Band," in a new movie adaptation on Netflix privies viewers to both the early struggles of the gay community and the offensive, hurtful language of the era.

PopUps: Lenny Kravitz Turns Heads as He Covers Men's Health, Twitter Reacts

PopUps: Lenny Kravitz Turns Heads as He Covers Men's Health, Twitter Reacts

Lenny Kravitz, 56, is the cover of the latest issue of Men's Health magazine where he shows off his ripped body and opens up about being a vegan as well as his friendship with ex-wife Lisa Bonet and her husband Jason Momoa.

After Ruling K-Pop, BLACKPINK Aim to Takeover Pop World too

After Ruling K-Pop, BLACKPINK Aim to Takeover Pop World too

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mesfin Fekadu | Oct 1
Four years after they debuted as the next buzzed-about girl group on the K-pop music scene, BLACKPINK's lofty dreams in music have come into fruition.

Broadway Stars and Drag Queens to Unite for Voter Drive Show

Broadway Stars and Drag Queens to Unite for Voter Drive Show

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Oct 1
Broadway and the world of drag will combine later this month for a streaming variety show to promote voter participation that promises plenty of show tunes and a lot of fierce lipstick.

Tossed from Music Group, Gay Teen Gets Support on Social Media

Tossed from Music Group, Gay Teen Gets Support on Social Media

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 1
An Omaha teenager shared how he was summarily booted from his church's music group for being gay, only to them find himself swamped with messages of love and support.


News

Watch: Soccer Team Forfeits Match, Alleges Anti-LGBTQ Slur

Watch: Soccer Team Forfeits Match, Alleges Anti-LGBTQ Slur

SPORTS | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 1
Soccer team the San Diego Loyal left the playing field and forfeited a match against Phoenix Rising, saying that a player from the Phoenix team had hurled an anti-LGBTQ slur at an openly gay Loyal player.


Business

California Governor Signs Corporate Boardroom Diversity Law

California Governor Signs Corporate Boardroom Diversity Law

WORKPLACE | By Don Thompson and Robert Jablon | Oct 1
Hundreds of California-based corporations must have directors from racial or sexual minorities on their boards under a first-in-the-nation bill signed Wednesday by Gov. Gavin Newsom.


Technology

What We Know About the Airborne Spread of the Coronavirus

What We Know About the Airborne Spread of the Coronavirus

HEALTH | By Jon Greenberg, PolitiFact | Sep 30
The emerging picture is a work-in-progress, but many of the pieces do point toward the potential for airborne transmission.


Finance

Even Before Pandemic Struck, More US Adults Were Uninsured

Even Before Pandemic Struck, More US Adults Were Uninsured

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Sep 30
About 2.5 million more working-age Americans were uninsured last year, even before the coronavirus pandemic struck, according to a government report issued Wednesday.


Cars

Uber, Lyft Look to Kill California Law on App-Based Drivers

Uber, Lyft Look to Kill California Law on App-Based Drivers

AUTO NEWS | By Brian Melley | Oct 1
Californians are being asked decide if Uber, Lyft and other app-based drivers should remain independent contractors or be eligible for the benefits that come with being company employees.


Style

Kenzo Gets the Buzz at Bee-Themed Paris Fashion Week Show

Kenzo Gets the Buzz at Bee-Themed Paris Fashion Week Show

FASHION | By Thomas Adamson | Oct 1
A hybrid Paris Fashion Week continued Wednesday featuring a stand out live runway show from socially-distanced Kenzo, but no sign of any A-list celebrities.


Health/Fitness

We Freely Wear Seat Belts. Why Can't We Learn to Wear Masks?

We Freely Wear Seat Belts. Why Can't We Learn to Wear Masks?

HEALTH | By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Oct 1
A big part of the reason adherence has been so variable is that governors generally declare the mandates, and local and city officials are left to decide how to enforce them.


Travel

US Extends Ban on Cruise Ships Through October

US Extends Ban on Cruise Ships Through October

Oct 1
Federal health officials are extending the U.S. ban on cruise ships through the end of October amid reports of recent outbreaks of the new coronavirus on ships overseas.


Nightlife

Photos: Remembering Boston's Machine & Ramrod

Photos: Remembering Boston's Machine & Ramrod

PHOTO ALBUMS | Oct 1
The upstairs/downstairs LGBTQ clubs Ramrod and Machine have closed their doors in Boston without any fanfare. Soon they will luxury apartments. EDGE often covered parties, sponsored events, and special nights over the years. Here are some pics.