Entertainment :: Culture

Out There :: A Column Named Desire

By Roberto Friedman | Oct 11
Erotic desires, aspiring dancers, ambitious theatre plans, and lip-syncing drag queens - it's quite a full house in the old Out There column this week!

Get the "Spirit" (and Wear Purple) Oct. 16

Oct 11
GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, is counting down the days to Spirit Day, the largest and most visible anti-bullying campaign in the world that supports LGBT youth.

National Coming Out Day

By Mike Halterman | Oct 11
National Coming Out Day, observed every October 11, is a day of awareness in which society recognizes and celebrates the people who have been true to themselves by coming out publicly as homosexual or another sexual minority.

Obsessions, by EDGE

By EDGE | Oct 10
In this feature, women's editor Winnie McCroy, travel & style editor Matthew Wexler, A&E editor Robert Nesti and news editor Jason St. Amand pore over their love for winter boots, vodka, mind-numbingly informative TV and the queerest album of 2014.

LGBT Science Fiction :: What It Is Depends on Where You Are

By Daniel M. Kimmel | Oct 9
When it comes to stories about LGBTs, sci-fi authors have taken a variety of approaches. Some may feel they no longer have to prove anything while others, seeing gaps, rush to fill the need. EDGE talks to a few writers of the genre.

Nothing is Sacred: A 'Bob's Burgers' Porn Parody Exists

By Jason St. Amand | Oct 8
It's real and it's called "Bob's Boners."

Phelps Says Swimming on Hold After DUI Arrest

By Paul Newberry | Oct 6
Putting his swimming career on hold after his second DUI arrest, Olympic champion Michael Phelps began a six-week program Sunday that he said "will provide the help I need to better understand myself."

Historic Rainbow Room Reopens Atop NYC Skyline

By Larry Neumeister | Oct 5
The Rainbow Room reopened Sunday in its historic perch atop 30 Rockefeller Plaza after a five-year absence from the New York City skyline.

Castro Street Fair Coming Up

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Oct 5
The 41st annual Castro Street Fair is approaching, marking its first appearance in the neighborhood since the district's gotten wider sidewalks and other improvements.

Out There :: Our Secret Boyfriend, Nevada

By Roberto Friedman | Oct 4
Although we weren't born here, Out There has lived in San Francisco for 31 years, so we think we qualify as a bona fide Bay Arean. But we've always had a secret longing, a lust in our heart if you will, for our next-door neighbor, Nevada.