Cher, Cyndi Lauper Headline LGBTQ Fundraisers For Joe Biden

(Cher. Photo Courtesy Of Raph_PH / CC BY-SA)  Cher will headline an LGBTQ+ fundraiser for Joe Biden on August 31, and they will be joined by former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, reports Deadline. Also scheduled to take part in the virtual event are Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI). Additionally, Cyndi Lauper…

RuPaul’s Drag Race Alum Chi Chi DeVayne Dead At 34. RIP

(Photo: Courtesy of World of Wonder) After weeks in the hospital, RuPaul’s Drag Race alum Chi Chi DeVayne has died, reports OUT Magazine. DeVayne, who competed on season 8 of the show, had been in the hospital being treated for pneumonia. In a recent Instagram Story post, while hooked up to a breathing tube she…

Police Seek Info On Brutal Attacker Of Trans Women In Hollywood. WATCH!

(Photo: Attack suspect) In response to the ongoing investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department of the August 17th robbery and assault—all caught on mobile phone cameras and exploited on social media—of three transgender women in Hollywood, the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Director of Policy and Community Building Terra Russell-Slavin issued the following statement: “The…

Another Covid Casualty: WeHo’s Flaming Saddles Saloon Has Closed

(Photo: Flaming Saddles, Courtesy Of WEHO Times) Flaming Saddles Saloon, located at 8811 Santa Monica Blvd, on the corner of Santa Monica Boulevard and Larrabee Street, is closing permanently after operating in WeHo for over five years, reports WEHOTIMES. Like Gym Sportbar located a block away, which announced its closure early in July, Flaming Saddles was…

Ellen Apologizes (Again) To Staff, 3 Producers Fired. WATCH!

As Monday marked the first full day of production of the beleaguered “Ellen DeGeneres Show,” officially in its 18th season, DeGeneres addressed staff on a video conference call to announce staff changes and to issue an apology, reports TODAY. Executive producers Ed Glavin, Kevin Leman and Jonathan Norman have “parted ways” with the daytime talk…

Outfest Award Winner Ash Christian Dead at 35. RIP

(Photo: Ash Christian, RIP) Ash Christian, a producer, actor and director known for Social Animals and Coyote Lake, has died. He was 35, reports The Hollywood Reporter. Christian died in his sleep while vacationing in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, according to his representatives.  His first feature film  Fat Girls in 2006, recognized the filmmaker with an…

VP Nominee Kamala Harris On LGBTQ Rights

“We must continue to fight for the LGBTQ+ community, who have faced discrimination for far too long simply because of who they are and whom they love,” stated Biden’s VP Nominee Kamala Harris on her policy page when she ran for the Democratic presidential nomination last year.   More from “Kamala’s LGBTQ+ Plan To Provide…

California Gay Sen. Scott Wiener Gets DEATH Threats Over LGBT Rights Bill

(Photo: Sen. Scott Wiener) A  gay state senator in California has come under attack from apparent QAnon trolls, receiving a deluge of death threats and homophobic and anti-semitic messages, after he introduced a pro-LGBT bill that’s been falsely portrayed as an effort to protect pedophiles, reports Towleroad. The bill from Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco,…

WeHo’s Ed Buck Faces Additional Charges Linked To Overdose Deaths

(Photo: Ed Buck) Former West Hollywood resident Ed Buck, who was indicted last year in connection with the death by overdose of 26-year-old Gemmel Moore at his WeHo apartment on Laurel Avenue, was slapped with four additional federal charges alleging distributing of drugs for nearly a decade and enticing two people to cross state lines…

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WEST HOLLYWOOD LA PRIDE IS LEAVING WEST HOLLYWOOD Christopher Street West (CSW) the non-profit organization that produces and organizes the LA Pride parade and festival in the City of West Hollywood sent a letter of intent to move the LA Pride events out of the City of West Hollywood. The CSW Board of Directors cites…

BREAKING: “Ellen” Show Being Investigated For Workplace Misconduct

WarnerMedia has initiated an investigation into alleged workplace misconduct on the set of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, reports The Hollywood Reporter. The decision followed the publication of a story from Buzzfeed that detailed accusations of racism, unjust termination and an overall toxic work culture on July 16. Warner Bros. and Telepictures declined comment. The Buzzfeed story reported…

Trump Supporter Starts A “Kill Transgenders” Chant At Rally. WATCH!

A rally in favor of police violence turned even uglier when one “Back the Blue” supporter started a new chant on the edge of a Black Lives Matter protest, reports LGBTQ Nation. Shaler Township, Pennsylvania residents gathered to oppose the systemic violence aimed at Black people by authorities, spurring a motley group of Trump supporters…