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The 10 best perfumes for men

From timeless classics to classics-in-the-making, our grooming expert Lee Kynaston picks out the 10 best perfumes for men.<p>The one to get fresh with: Dior Eau Sauvage<p>Described by fragrance historian Roja Dove as ‘one of the most important creations of the second half of the last century’ this …

Men's Fashion

Natalie Wood death: Police say Robert Wagner 'person of interest'

<b>US police investigating the mysterious death of film star Natalie Wood say her husband Robert Wagner is now a person of interest.</b><p>Investigators in Los Angeles say Wagner has "constantly changed his story", adding that his version of events does not "add up".<p>Wood was found drowned in 1981 during a …

A Forgotten Gay Jewish Pioneer Rises Again

In the course of my research into LGBTQ Jewish history last year, I came across an essay titled “The Homosexual Ghetto,” published in 1965 in <i>The</i> …

Black Gay History and the Fight Against AIDS

During the 1980s and 1990s, African American AIDS activists used Black gay history as a tool in the fight against AIDS. They argued that the …

How the 18th-Century Gay Bar Survived and Thrived in a Deadly Environment

Welcome to the molly house.<p>In 1709, the London journalist Ned Ward published an account of a group he called “the Mollies Club.” Visible through the …

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Gaydar founder Henry Badenhorst dies in South Africa

@Gaydar Report @Gaydar Report<p><b>The founder of groundbreaking dating site Gaydar has died in his native South Africa.</b><p>Henry Badenhorst, 51, died after falling from a tower block on Saturday, news website Buzzfeed reported.<p>He died a decade after his co-founder and former partner Gary Frisch fell to his …

South Africa

The Muslim world is more tolerant of homosexuality than you think

Young Egyptian men have always quietly enjoyed gay sex and they don’t welcome loud rainbow-flag wavers<p>Recall the media coverage at the height of the Jimmy Savile scandal, times it by about a thousand, and you get an idea of the hysteria currently surrounding gay men in Egypt. That’s not an …

Arrested drunk man claims he was sent back in time to warn of aliens

CASPER, Wyo. — Police say a central Wyoming man they arrested for public intoxication claimed he had traveled back in time to warn of an alien …

Pennywise From "It" Is Now A Huge Meme And Here Are Some Of The Best Jokes About The Clown

"When pennywise hears that people think he’s hot."

Artificial intelligence proves that craft beer names are total nonsense

If you're a craft beer connoisseur — or even just an occasional drinker — you've likely noticed that names for new brews are getting out of hand. …

Fans Applaud Jennifer Lopez's Use of Gender-Inclusive Pronouns

Jennifer Lopez is getting praise from her fans and members of the non-binary community after using gender-neutral pronouns when describing her …

London Pride Makes Feelings About DUP Abundantly Clear

'Fuck the DUP'.<p>Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of the capital today to celebrate London Pride.<p>A joyous carnival atmosphere prevailed, …

In pictures: Pride in London through the years

<b>As thousands of people prepare to join this year's Pride parade through central London, BBC News takes a look at some of the most striking images from the event's 45-year history.</b><p>The first official UK Gay Pride Rally was held in London on 1 July 1972. The date was chosen as it was the nearest …

England

Happy Aphelion! Earth Is Farthest from the Sun Today

Earth gets farther from the sun today (July 3) than it does at any other point during the year.<p>The moment of greatest separation, known as aphelion, …

What's the hettiquette? A straight person's guide to Gay Pride

Off to Pride this summer? Get your rainbow poncho, your ‘Some People Are Gay, Get Over It’ oyster card holder and a lot of glitter eyeliner?<p>Perfect – but if you’re rocking straight privilege with that get-up, remember that this is our celebration, you’re our guest and there are a few things your …

Ridley Scott planning more Blade Runner sequels

Having revisited the <b>Alien</b> franchise with <b>Prometheus</b> and <b>Alien: Covenant</b>, Ridley Scott is also making his return to the world of <b>Blade Runner</b> this year, …

Sausage roll row: US 'invents' new summer snack

<b>There has been a British outcry on social media after a US chain claimed to have invented a new summer snack that looks suspiciously like a sausage roll.</b><p>Supermarket Trader Joe's has called it the "Puff Dog".<p>Los Angeles-based lifestyle website Hello Giggles said it was "genius".<p>However, the UK's The …

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Microsoft Excel is one of the most widely used applications in business today, becoming integral to everything from data crunching to organizing …

Let’s Remember Why Gay Pride Still Matters

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “Is Pride Still for Queer People Like Me?,” by Krista Burton (Sunday Review, June 18): I invite Ms. Burton and others to attend Pride in a small city and to be reminded why Pride still matters<b>.</b><p>My partner of 13 years and wife of almost 10 years and I attended Pride in Lansing, …

YouTube says LGBTQ+ video censorship won't happen again

YouTube has updated its policies to explicitly state that any LGBTQ+-themed video with no graphic/mature language and content is allowed in Restricted Mode. The platform launched Restricted Mode for use by kids and in places of learning, but it didn't quite work as intended. It unfortunately ended …

European Court blasts Russia 'gay propaganda' law

<b>Russia's "gay propaganda" law is discriminatory and encourages homophobia, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled.</b><p>The Strasbourg judges said Russia had discriminated against three gay rights activists who opposed the law. It was adopted in 2013, banning promotion of homosexuality among people …

LGBTQI

How To Use Power Pivot Instead of VLOOKUP

In this post I will explain how you can use Power Pivot instead of VLOOKUP to save time and analyze your data in new ways.<p>What is PowerPivot?<p>Power …

The Hubble Captures More Amazing Sights

The Hubble Space Telescope has already captured some pretty amazing sights so far, but this one is a little different. This time researchers have …

An LGBT Teacher Took A Very ‘Sassy’ Photo With Donald Trump In The White House

June is LGBT Pride Month, but President Trump has failed to recognize it as such, despite being declared the “most gay-friendly Republican nominee for president ever.” In reality, though, “since taking office, Donald Trump has pushed an agenda that is designed to destroy lives and roll back …

Google Is Donating $1 Million for a Digital Stonewall Inn Memorial

A week ahead of the Stonewall Riots’ anniversary, Google has announced a $1 million donation to the LGBT Community Center of New York to digitize the …

Here's A Great Way To Explain The LGBTQ Rights Movement To Kids

🌈 Happy Pride! 🌈<p>The history of the LGBTQ movement can be a hard thing to grasp ― even for adults ― but a new video is helping to break down the basics for children.<p>The latest episode of the web series “Queer Kid Stuff” lays out what it means to be an activist and gives a brief history lesson on …

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Astonishing aerial photography of America’s natural landscapes

Aerial photography captures our natural landscapes from a whole new perspective – captured by drones, this is nature photography at its most …

Why Interstellar Travel Will Be Possible Sooner Than You Think

The term “moonshot” is sometimes invoked to denote a project so outrageously ambitious that it can only be described by comparing it to the Apollo 11 …

Facebook and Twitter are being used to manipulate public opinion – report

Nine-country study finds widespread use of social media for promoting lies, misinformation and propaganda by governments and individuals<p>Propaganda on social media is being used to manipulate public opinion around the world, a new set of studies from the University of Oxford has revealed.<p>From …