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The Fall of Clexa and the Birth of ClexaCon

In 2016, viewers experienced one of the most brutal and heartbreaking seasons in television history. Characters were mercilessly torn from our screens through poorly conceived and clumsily executed demises. These characters, as it often goes, also shared one particular trait in common: being LGBTQ women.


Meet Scott Travis

Recently, I got together with the amazing Scott Travis, entrepreneur, and actor, over cocktails... because I like daytime drinking. Scott and I have known each other for a couple of years now, and he’s become a big part of my life.


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Meet Iron Chef Cat Cora

This Iron Chef has been in the kitchen and out of the closet for over three decades. Cat Cora, who recently opened her new Fatbird restaurant in Manhattan, caught up with QLife for a very personal and inspiring interview. Cat Cora hasn't broken the glass ceiling for women, minorities, and LGBT, she's shattered it.


MOTEV Takes Black Car Service Green

Robert Gaskill is turning the black car service green. His company MOTEV has deployed the first fleet of 100%  brand new top-of-the-line P90DL Teslas. Powered entirely by electricity, the fleet of Teslas are zero-emissions vehicles. Producing no harmful tailpipe pollutants, the vehicles help to create a safer environment and healthier community.


Back to School Locker Room Essentials

With school back in session, we thought we'd provide a few essentials for the locker room. From clean skin to sparkling sneaker and comfy sweats, we've got you covered—litereally—head-to-toe.

A Couple of Very Hip Chicks

One of the greatest things about attending the NGLCC Business & Leadership conference is the networking. You get to meet people from all over the country and around the world. Serendipity steps in and you get the chance to meet people like Serafina Palandech, the co-founder of HipChick Farms. 

Where Drag Queens Are Tops and Cocktails Are Bottomless

Hot on the heels of producing the RuPaul's Drag Race world tour, Brandon Voss is bringing his wildly popular Voss Events Drag Brunch to Hollywood.

StartOut Announces 2017 Award Winners

On Friday, October 6, 2017, StartOut will once again honor entrepreneurs and business leaders for their accomplishments and personal commitment to the LGBTQ entrepreneur community.

Exceptional and Accessible

The AAA Girls North American Tour follows this summer’s release of The AAA Girls debut album, “Access All Areas.”  It received rave reviews for the music video’s throwback to classic pop star aesthetic and its celebration of drag extravaganza. 

Friends and Foes, Friends and Toes

Hannah Lavon, the founder of Pals, teaches love and friendship through mismatched socks. What started off as friend and foe mittens turned into a positive message of friendship through differences. 

NGLCC Makes History in Vegas

The conference featured truly inspiring keynotes by out CEO and philanthropist Mitchell Gold, entrepreneur and LGBT advocate Lisa Vanderpump, India's Crown Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil, and an intimate chat with fashion icon & best-selling author Tim Gunn .

LGBT Dance Musician Joey Suarez Brings EDM to Mainstream

Energetic. Dynamic. Electrifying. These are just a few words to describe LGBT dance/pop musician Joey Suarez. A resident of San Antonio, Texas, Suarez spends most of his time juggling his multiple ventures which range from a brand new fashion line, Ravers Fantasy, to acting and of course his music.

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MB Steak

The culinary landscape of Las Vegas is dotted with steakhouses. Some are classic and old-school, some are slick and modern. Some are tremendously pricey, others affordable. A few of them are celebrity chef owned, many are not. And most of them are very good. I found MB Steak to be exceptional.

A Very Sordid Interview

When I finally had the opportunity to interview Del Shores, I had to share the story of the time I showed Sordid Lives to my parents. It was on the way to one of our family reunions (where many of the Sordid relatives awaited our arrival).

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NEMA Goes Above and Beyond in the Mile High City

Dozens of LGBTQ media publishers converged on the Mile High City during the last full week of August for the 2017 National Equality Media Association (NEMA) conference. 

Champagne Bubbles and Miss Gay America Dreams

In all my years, I had never been to a drag queen pageant, so I was excited to see what all the fuss was about. That's when I met Champagne Bubbles.