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Paul Labrecque's Holiday Grooming Guide

Paul Labrecque's Holiday Grooming Guide

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Nov 29

One of Vanity Fair's Top 3 Stylists in the United States, Paul Labrecque has teamed up with EDGE this holiday season to bring you his picks for the best in holiday grooming and self-care.

Apple Music Reveals Top Music in 2022 and Listener Charts

Apple Music Reveals Top Music in 2022 and Listener Charts

ENTERTAINMENT | By Mark Kennedy | Nov 29

"Stay," the smash hit by The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber topped Apple Music's global song chart in 2022 as the giant music streamer released its end-of-year lists and provided listeners with data on their own most listened-to tunes.

Singer Omar Apollo Puts Queerbaiting Speculation to Rest with Tweet

Singer Omar Apollo Puts Queerbaiting Speculation to Rest with Tweet

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 29

Singer Omar Apollo took on speculation that he was queerbaiting with a humorous tweet that left nothing to the imagination.

Non-Binary Gov't Official Charged with Stealing Designer Bag

Non-Binary Gov't Official Charged with Stealing Designer Bag

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 29

Sam Brinton, an openly non-binary official at the DOE, has been charged for taking a designer suitcase worth than $2,300 from an airport baggage claim. Brinton says they took the bag by mistake.

Gay Twitter Doesn't Hold Back from That Wild Gay Sex Scene in 'White Lotus'

Gay Twitter Doesn't Hold Back from That Wild Gay Sex Scene in 'White Lotus'

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 29

Gay Twitter didn't hold back when it came to reacting to the latest episode of "The White Lotus," which ended with an unforgettable gay sex scene.

More Sex Behind Closed Doors: Mike White and Actors Discuss That Hot 'White Lotus' Scene

More Sex Behind Closed Doors: Mike White and Actors Discuss That Hot 'White Lotus' Scene

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 29

On the latest episode of "The White Lotus," transgressive gay sex became the show's highlight. Writer/director Mike White and actors Tom Hollander and Leo Woodall explain it.

Twitter Calls Out Kim Petras for Working with Dr. Luke in Light of Kesha Claims

Twitter Calls Out Kim Petras for Working with Dr. Luke in Light of Kesha Claims

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 29

Critics on Twitter called out trans recording artist Kim Petras' continued association with producer Dr. Luke despite sexual assault claims made against him by Kesha —¬†and Petras pushed back.

Landmark Trial over Arkansas Youth Gender Care Ban Resumes

Landmark Trial over Arkansas Youth Gender Care Ban Resumes

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Nov 29

A psychiatrist called to the stand by Arkansas as the state defends its ban on gender-affirming care for children said Monday he was concerned about the impact the law could have on some transgender youth who would see their treatments cut off.

Ravens' Coach Speaks with Lamar Jackson about Offensive Gay Tweet

Ravens' Coach Speaks with Lamar Jackson about Offensive Gay Tweet

NEWS | By Noah Trister | Nov 29

The Baltimore Raven's star quarterback Lamar Jackson insisted on Twitter that he did not intend to disrespect anyone's sexual orientation and has never done so.

Senate Set to Vote on Bill Protecting Same-Sex Marriages

Senate Set to Vote on Bill Protecting Same-Sex Marriages

NEWS | By Mary Clare Jalonick and Lisa Mascaro | Nov 28

The Senate is set to vote Tuesday on legislation to protect same-sex and interracial marriages, putting Congress one step closer to passing the landmark bill and ensuring that such unions are enshrined in federal law.

News

Protestor with Rainbow Flag Runs onto Field at World Cup

Protestor with Rainbow Flag Runs onto Field at World Cup

NEWS | Nov 28

A protestor ran onto the field Monday carrying a rainbow flag and wearing a blue Superman T-shirt that said "SAVE UKRAINE" on the front and "RESPECT FOR IRANIAN WOMAN" on the back during a World Cup match between Portugal and Uruguay.

Entertainment

Holidays & Heartache: The Lavender Tube on Tragedies Televised

Holidays & Heartache: The Lavender Tube on Tragedies Televised

ENTERTAINMENT | By Victoria A. Brownworth | Nov 29

Violent shootings and hateful comments contrast sharply with game show victories, sincere comings-out, and personal loss, in this week's TV column.

Business

Cyber Monday Deals Lure in Consumers Amid High Inflation

Cyber Monday Deals Lure in Consumers Amid High Inflation

BUSINESS | By Haleluya Hadero | Nov 29

Days after flocking to stores on Black Friday, consumers are turning online for Cyber Monday to score more discounts on gifts and other items that have ballooned in price because of high inflation.

Finance

Holiday Survival Tips from 5 Financial Pros

Holiday Survival Tips from 5 Financial Pros

FINANCE | By Kimberly Palmer, NerdWallet | Nov 29

Financial educators are busy during the holiday season, sharing tips about how to avoid debt and save money while still being festive. We asked five of them how they personally navigate the season.

Cars

Edmunds: How to Mitigate Rising Auto Loan Interest Rates

Edmunds: How to Mitigate Rising Auto Loan Interest Rates

CARS | By Ronald Montoya of Edmunds | Nov 29

Edmunds experts provide a few tips on how to best manage high-interest rates to help shoppers in need of a new or used vehicle in the coming months.

Health/Fitness

$3.5M Gene Therapy for Hemophilia Gets FDA Approval

$3.5M Gene Therapy for Hemophilia Gets FDA Approval

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Matthew Perrone | Nov 23

U.S. health regulators on Tuesday approved the first gene therapy for hemophilia, a $3.5 million one-time treatment for the blood-clotting disorder.

Travel

The Many Gifts of Santa Monica

The Many Gifts of Santa Monica

SPONSORED CONTENT | Nov 23

Whoever's on your holiday gift list, sunny Santa Monica is ready to be your one-stop shopping destination for everyone. Here are some of the fantastic ways Santa Monica can help you help Santa this season.