@ the Boston IFF - Day One

By Robert Nesti | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Last night the Boston Independent Film Festival opened. EDGE critic Jake Mulligan was there and files this report. He also has suggestions about today’s screenings.

No Military Burial for Wife of 74-Year-Old Lesbian Navy Veteran

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Idaho says it’s a no-go for 74-year-old U.S. Navy veteran Madelynn Taylor to be buried with her wife Jean Mixner’s ashes -- at least not as long as that state continues to ban same-sex marriage.

Prop 8 Judge Says He Underwent Conversion Therapy in New Book

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
In an upcoming book by Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist Jo Becker, U.S. District Court Judge Vaughn Walker, who struck down California’s Proposition 8, revealed that he underwent conversion therapy when he was younger.

Snow White and the Seven Bottoms

By Robert Nesti | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
"Snow White and the Seven Bottoms" offers the Gold Dust Orphans take on the famous Grimm Brothers’ tale. It will never be the same.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Speak Out About HIV’s 30/30 Project

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Singers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are putting their fame to good use, speaking out about the 30/30 Project, which aims to create worldwide healthcare facilities in communities impacted by HIV/AIDS.

UK Man Jailed for Stabbing Ex’s Boyfriend While Wearing Bunny Costume

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
A gay British man was sentenced to nearly nine years in jail Wednesday after admitting to stabbing his ex-boyfriend’s new lover in the neck and hip while wearing a bunny costume last year.

Did Madonna Use ’Gay’ Offensively?

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Madonna has received some criticisms for using the world "gay" to describe kale in a word association game on a recent BuzzFeed feature.

Seattle Gay Club Arson Suspect Provoked by ’Sex Slave’ Email?

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
The man accused of attempting of setting a popular Seattle gay club on fire on New Years Eve may have been provoked to do so via an explicit email.

Sunday Night Beer Blast @ GYM Bar :: April 20, 2014

By Ann Foucher | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Sunday Beer Blast at the GYM bar in WeHo on Santa Monica Blvd, is the Sports bar for fun and sports. Every Sunday between 2 and 9 p.m. is the beer blast of the week. A great time to wind down the weekend with friends and watch the game.

The Selected Letters Of Elia Kazan

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
For anyone with an interest in this seminal period in theater and movies this is intimate reportage from one of the top insiders.

Kushner’s ’Intelligent Homosexual’s Guide’ at Berkeley Rep

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Berkeley Repertory Theatre and Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner stage the West Coast premiere of "The Intelligent Homosexual’s Guide to Capitalism and Socialism with a Key to the Scriptures," an epic tale of love, family, sex, money, and politics.