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There Hasn't Been An Openly Bisexual Miss USA Contestant — Until Now

By Candice Jalili and Hannah Orenstein
When Rachel Slawson was crowned Miss Utah USA on Jan. 18, it was a major achievement for the beauty queen. But it was also a historic move. When she competes at Miss USA this spring, she will be the first openly bisexual Miss USA contestant in the…

50 Ways Dating Has Changed In The 2010s

By Iman Hariri-Kia
When the 2010s began, I was 14, a freshman in high school, and a recent recipient of my very first dance floor makeout (DFMO). My mother had just granted me permission to make a Facebook account, and I immediately friended and poked the guy I liked.…

Harry Styles Didn’t Hold Anything Back When Asked About His Sexuality

By Lara Walsh
Despite dating Taylor Swift, Kendall Jenner, Camille Rowe, and a handful of other models, Harry Styles is no stranger to fielding queries about being bisexual. Legions of fans have shipped him and former One Direction bandmate Louis Tomlinson, and…

Here’s Why Liam Payne’s New Song Has Him Facing Controversy

By Cianna Garrison
Twitter is not happy with a certain former member of One Direction. With the release of his new debut solo album, LP1, Liam Payne's "Both Ways" song lyrics are sparking some serious backlash on Twitter. TBH, there are some people who are saying that…

Laverne Cox Wants You To Talk About Your Sex Life

By Iman Hariri-Kia
The first time Laverne Cox became aware of Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS), she was 10 and living in Alabama. A female friend of her mother's was dying from HIV, but she was just a kid who had barely begun…

Anna Akana Says ‘Let It Snow’ Shows Another Side Of LGBTQ Representation

By Sarah Halle Corey
Anna Akana is familiar with playing LGBTQ characters. Throughout much of her career, over half the roles she's booked have fallen into this category. But while her latest role as Kerry in Netflix's Let It Snow adds another queer character to her…

A 'Clueless' Drama Series Is Coming & I'm Totally Buggin'

By Ani Bundel
It was inevitable that TV would get around to remaking content from late 1990s eventually. After spending time digging around in the 1980s with reboots of Heathers and Murphy Brown, the newest TV series on the market is inspired by the 1995 hit,…

Going Vegan Deepened My Relationship To My Latinx Roots

By Amy Quichiz
This essay is part of Más Que Suficiente, More Than Enough, an Elite Daily series that celebrates the parts of Latinx culture that make each writer proud of their identity. In this piece, writer Amy Quichiz explores how going vegan intersected with…

What Coming Out In A "Straight" Relationship Is Like, According To 6 Queer People Who've Done It

By Caroline Colvin
If you identify as bisexual, pansexual, or sexually fluid, you've probably faced a different set of challenges than someone who's gay or lesbian. You may have dealt with homophobia from straight folks, but biphobia exists too, and it's a…

7 Resources That Are Here For You If You're Scared To Come Out

By Rebecca Strong
Coming out can be a multi-faceted process, one that brings about a rollercoaster of emotions including excitement, fear, elation, anxiety, and relief, among other feelings. It’s totally normal to feel scared to come out. After all, doing so can…

Here's Why You Shouldn't Assume Anyone's Sexuality Or Gender Identity

By Griffin Wynne
Perhaps the modern version of, "Don't judge a book by its cover" is, "Don't judge a podcast by its thumbnail." No matter who you are, looking beyond first appearances and checking your preconceived notions is an important practice. Whether you're a…

30 Tweets About Bisexual Visibility Day That Just Ooze Pride

By Caroline Colvin
As a bisexual person who's been out for a few years now, I'm still not over the feeling I get during big, unapologetic displays of LGBTQ+ pride. The wonder of Pride season hasn't gotten rubbed off for me yet, and neither has the digital outpouring…

Betty Who Reveals Her First Rule Breaking Moment

By Sarah Ellis
Betty Who remembers the exact moment that kicked off her rebellious streak. She was in eighth grade, a student at an all-girls Christian boarding school outside Sydney, Australia, and she wanted another ear piercing. The school only allowed one…

Demi Opened Up To Ellen About Coming Out & Ellen Did The Nicest Thing

By Candice Jalili
Are you ready to feel majorly inspired? Well, Demi Burnett's quote about coming out on TV just might do the trick. Burnett opened up about her experience during an appearance on The Ellen Show on Sept. 20 and she got super honest about how it felt…

Miley Cyrus’ Song Lyrics About Love Get To The Heart Of Heartbreak

By Caroline Colvin
Miley Cyrus has taken no prisoners this summer 2019. She split from her partner of 10 years only to unapologetically rebound right after, and now seems to be living her best life. But Cyrus' love life has always been interesting — and fans can…

6 Places To Read Free Hot And Heavy Erotic Novels Online, So You Can Get Your Fix

By Alison Segel
My grandma used to read tons of erotic novels. She would buy them at the checkout line at the grocery store. When I was little, I thought it was the weirdest and grossest thing ever. My 70-year-old grandmother? A sexual being? No, thank you. But now…

Very Chill Update, Kaitlynn Carter Wore An "M" Ring On Her Ring Finger

By Corinne Sullivan
Ever since they engaged in a steamy makeout sesh while vacationing on Italy's Lake Como together, Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter seem to be getting closer by the day. The latest development: Kaitlynn Carter's "M" ring on her ring finger. Yes, on…

Here's How To Tell If You're Queer, According To Sexuality Experts

By Caroline Colvin
So, you're not sure if you're "bisexual," "pansexual," or "lesbian" to be exact, but you have an inkling you're not strictly straight. If you've been wondering, "Am I queer?", there is no simple answer to that question. On one hand, you might be…

Halsey's Boyfriend Yungblud Says He's "Very Fluid" About His Sexuality

By Corinne Sullivan
Halsey has had a reputation for a while now for being an outspoken social justice queen who isn't afraid to open up about her own sexuality, as well as support the sexual preferences of others. But now it's her boyfriend, fellow musical artist…

Demi's Quotes About Her Sexuality On 'Bachelor In Paradise' Are So Empowering

By Kristen Perrone
Bachelor in Paradise contestant Demi Burnett made franchise history when she came out as queer on the first episode of Season 6, and she continued to explore her relationship options when her Paradise relationship with Derek Peth deepened. As she…

Halsey Stood Up For Miley After A Troll Blamed Her Breakup With Liam On Bisexuality

By Korey Lane
It has been a rollercoaster of a weekend for Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth. In a heartbreaking statement, the two long-time sweethearts confirmed their separation, and people all over the internet had something to say about it. This includes (but…

10 Tweets About Miley & Kaitlynn's Reported Kiss That Get How You Feel

By Caroline Colvin
It's surreal that a whole decade has passed since Miley Cyrus and Chris Hemsworth fell in love on the set of The Last Song. This 'ship has braved the high seas (Hemworth's The Hunger Games era) and hit rocky waters (Cyrus' questionable hip-hop…

The 5 Signs You're Actually Bisexual, Not Just 'Bi-Curious'

By Theresa Massony
I need everyone to quiet down for a second. Yes, this is a real bisexual talking to you right now. Don't make any sudden movements because, if you do, you might scare me away. Then, society won't believe you when you try to tell them bisexual people…

Demi Came Out To Hannah B. On 'Bachelor In Paradise' In The Most Chill Way

By Kristen Perrone
Bachelor Nation loves a good tease, so when hints of the franchise's first queer relationship appeared in the Bachelor in Paradise trailer, fans were intrigued. Unlike other secrets, the first episode of Paradise was quick to address this…

Tinder Is Helping LGBTQ Users Stay Safe In Hostile Countries & I'm Here For It

By Ginny Hogan
Whenever I say I'm done with dating apps forever, one of them pulls me back in. In the past, I swipe through because I realize I can meet someone cool, or because I hear Pete Davidson is back on Raya. On July 24, though, an old favorite won my back…

This Video Of Bella Thorne Opening Up About Being Pansexual Is So Important

By Jamie LeeLo
I wouldn't call Bella Thorne subtle. Besides her acting roles, the actress is arguably known for her fiery red locks, colorful makeup, and brave, bold personality. She's currently promoting her new book Life of a Wannabe Mogul: Mental Disarray,…

These Are The Hair Colors That Are Trending Like WILD For Fall

By Bella Gerard
We've still got a few months of summer left to enjoy, but that doesn't mean I can't start building a mood board for fall, does it? Right about now, when the heat and humidity are too much to bear, I find myself daydreaming about fall's cool…

10 Awful Stories About The Most Unforgivable Things Exes Have Done

By Candice Jalili
We've all heard the standard reasons for ending a relationship: someone cheated, there just wasn't any chemistry anymore, the people grew apart, the distance was too much to bear, and so on. But the most unforgivable things you can do in a…

Here's Why Steve & Robin's 'Stranger Things' Relationship Is So Important

By Dylan Kickham
The third season of Stranger Things was teased as a summer of love before it was released, and although some inter-dimensional monsters and covert Russian spies tried to interrupt things, it definitely delivered on that romantic promise. Mike and…

Halsey Clapped Back At A Troll Accusing Her Of Using The LGBTQ Community

By Kelli Boyle
Get that homophobia out of Halsey's timeline. The openly bisexual "Nightmare" singer clapped back at an Instagram user who thinks that having queer pride is just a money-making strategy. I mean, for corporations during Pride month, totally. But for…