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Rainbow Road Trip: The Ultimate Green Mountain Adventure

Rainbow Road Trip: The Ultimate Green Mountain Adventure

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 23

Few destinations throughout the United States have been as progressive, welcoming and humble about their LGBTQ heritage and presence as the picturesque state of Vermont. Well... pack a weekender; it's time to head to the Green Mountain State.

Watch: 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Alumnae Join Forces with Jack Daniel's for Glamping Mini-Series

Watch: 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Alumnae Join Forces with Jack Daniel's for Glamping Mini-Series

STYLE | By Matthew Wexler | Jun 23

Jack Daniel's teams up with Bebe Zahara Benet, Trinity the Tuck, and Manila Luzon for a three-episode series to showcase Jack Daniel's Tennessee Fire.

Brian Stokes Mitchell Hosts a Talk Show with Broadway Stars

Brian Stokes Mitchell Hosts a Talk Show with Broadway Stars

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Jun 23

Actor Brian Stokes Mitchell will be hosting a new streaming talk show focusing on fellow artists like him who have made the jump from stage to film, television or music.

Watch: City Councilor in Oregon Town Slams Pride Month as 'Discriminatory'

Watch: City Councilor in Oregon Town Slams Pride Month as 'Discriminatory'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 23

A recently-elected city councilor in the Oregon town of Newberg responded to a proclamation affirming Pride Month by calling the LGBTQ celebration "discriminatory."

Gus Kenworthy Plays the Role of Colton Underwood's Mentor on Ptown Trip

Gus Kenworthy Plays the Role of Colton Underwood's Mentor on Ptown Trip

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23

Gus Kenworthy is playing the part of Colton Underwood's gay genie as the former Bachelor embraces LGBTQ culture, and part of the journey involved Kenworthy taking Underwood to Provincetown.

Biden Comments on Athletes Carl Nassib & Kumi Yokoyama Coming Out

Biden Comments on Athletes Carl Nassib & Kumi Yokoyama Coming Out

NEWS | Jun 23

President Joe Biden reacted to NFL star Carl Nassib coming out as gay as well as Japanese soccer player Kumi Yokoyama's coming out as transgender, saying he's "proud" of their courage to publicly share their identities.

Watch: Police Arrest Iowa Man Demanding Residents to 'Burn That Gay Flag'

Watch: Police Arrest Iowa Man Demanding Residents to 'Burn That Gay Flag'

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 23

A man in Boone, Iowa, has been arrested for trespass and harassment after leaving homophobic notes at the homes of people who displayed support for the LGTBQ community.

Why South Africa Reigns as the Ultimate LGBTQ Adventure

Why South Africa Reigns as the Ultimate LGBTQ Adventure

TRAVEL | By Darian Aaron | Jun 23

African Travel, Inc.'s President Sherwin Banda shares why he ranks South Africa on top of your back-to-travel bucket list.

George Michael's Estate Reacts to Lorde's 'Solar Power' Over 'Freedom! '90' Comparisons

George Michael's Estate Reacts to Lorde's 'Solar Power' Over 'Freedom! '90' Comparisons

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23

George Michael's estate commented on Lorde's "Solar Power," her first single in four years, after fans quickly pointed out that it bears similarities to the late out pop star's 1990 hit.

Sarah Paulson Admits This 'American Horror Story' Season Is Her Least Favorite: 'I Was so Underwhelmed'

Sarah Paulson Admits This 'American Horror Story' Season Is Her Least Favorite: 'I Was so Underwhelmed'

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 23

Sarah Paulson has appeared on almost every season of the long-running series "American Horror Story" but she recently revealed which installment of the anthology she likes the least.

Entertainment

Frameline45 Documentaries: Cinematic Stories Shine, Sometimes Stall

Frameline45 Documentaries: Cinematic Stories Shine, Sometimes Stall

ENTERTAINMENT | By Brian Bromberger | Jun 23

While most of the documentaries in Frameline45 are very good, none are great. In a rare occurrence, the narrative features this year are stronger entries than the documentaries. But there are some standouts.

Business

American Airlines Cutting Flights as Summer Season Starts

American Airlines Cutting Flights as Summer Season Starts

BUSINESS | By David Koenig | Jun 23

American Airlines will cut hundreds of flights over the next three weeks to avoid overloading its operation as demand for summer air travel rises faster than once expected.

Finance

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

FINANCE | By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Jun 22

High-deductible health insurance plans have hidden superpowers that make them a great way for some people to create a tax-free pot of money for retirement or other long-term goals.

Cars

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

CARS | By Yuri Kageyama | Jun 22

Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida pleaded for patience from disgruntled shareholders Tuesday and promised a turnaround at the Japanese automaker.

Style

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

SPONSORED CONTENT | Jun 22

Don't worry if pink isn't your color. In the steamy days of summer, rosé is the perfect wine to revive and refresh, whether you're sipping poolside or at a beach, picnic or barbecue.

Health/Fitness

Biden Urges Shots for Young Adults as Variant Concern Grows

Biden Urges Shots for Young Adults as Variant Concern Grows

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Zeke Miller | Jun 23

The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to get younger Americans vaccinated for COVID-19 as the White House acknowledges the spread of a new variant that threatens to set the country back in the months ahead.

Travel

Walt Disney World Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Party October 1

Walt Disney World Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Party October 1

TRAVEL | Jun 23

Walt Disney World is planning an 18-month celebration in honor of its 50th anniversary. All four parks at the Lake Buena Vista, Florida, resort will take part in "The World's Most Magical Celebration," beginning Oct. 1.

Nightlife

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 20

Over the unofficial LA Pride weekend, the hot men and women of Southern California showed off their summer bodies at the Submerge Swim Party, part of the Velvet Dreams weekend at the W Hollywood.