Arts & Culture

Pastor says gay man turned straight after eating holy cake

Pastor Lance Wallnau says blessed cake turned gay bar owner straight.

Christian bakeries that won’t spend the time baking cakes for same-sex weddings may be losing money when they don’t need to be, especially if they believe a recent story by Pastor Lance Wallnau who claims an “anointed” cake saved a gay bar owner.

YouTube "restricted mode" hides LGBT content

YouTube restricts LGBT content with parental filter.

YouTube may be making it a little difficult to find LGBT content on its platform by using filters to vet through videos.

New Rufskin swimwear and redesigned retail space

A new swimwear line and redesigned boutique space for Rufskin in North Park.

From its humble beginnings in a garage in North Park, Rufskin clothing has grown into a recognizable San Diego fashion brand which serves to dress America’s Finest City and beyond.

Theater Review: "Shadowlands"

Tuesday and Thursday at 7:30 pm; Friday at 8 pm; Wednesday at 2 and 7:30 pm;  Saturday at 4 and 8 pm; Sunday at 2 pm

Writer and theologian C. S. Lewis was a crusty old bachelor living in Oxford with older brother Warnie when he accepted the suggestion of tea from Joy Davidman – one of his American admirers, who wrote and said she was coming to Oxford, and could they meet?

These mom jeans are making the internet go crazy

A few years ago it was whether or not the dress was blue or gold that had the internet collectively scratching their heads at the world of fashion.

This year it is apparently going to be the mom jean. Not just any mom jeans, these denim acid wash throwbacks have something extra; invisible knee panels.

Theater Review: "Kinky Boots"

"Kinky Boots" plays Friday at 8 p.m.; Saturday at 2 and 8 pm; Sunday at 1 and 6 pm at the Civic Theatre.

Better hurry. Lola is back in those crotch-high red boots, but only through Sunday at San Diego Civic Theatre.

The smash Broadway musical that shows how seven-inch stilettos can save a faltering British show factory is a visual banquet of outrageous shoes (okay, boots) and the confidence (not to mention balance) it takes to wear them.

Marston Point in Balboa Park, a part of San Diego's gay history

Marston Point is an important part of San Diego's LGBT history.

Marston Point in Balboa Park has a long and sordid LGBT history. It was there that many men sought the comfort of others in illegal sexual activities long before the age of Grindr, and Scruff.

The area, mostly cruised by men was a place to quench the carnal appetite during the 50’s and 60’s, a time when such desires may have landed you in jail, or worse.

Idol singer says she switched from being gay to straight again

La’Porsha Renae was not only a runner up on American Idol she was also once gay. She chose to be straight again she says.

American Idol contestant and runner up La’Porsha Renae says she “chose” to be gay for two years, before choosing to be straight.

Her exact words on Twitter were, “@JessicaLandd15 I chose to be heterosexual after being homosexual for 2 years. I chose a belief system that felt TRUE to my spirit. #Truth”

Theater Review: "Next Fall"

Tony Bejarano as Adam, Rob Conway as Luke

“Next Fall” is when Luke (Rob Conway) says he’ll tell his fundamentalist parents he’s gay. Dad Butch (James Tarbert) -- a burly Bible-thumper, and mom Arlene (Susan Bray – a motormouth and recovered wild woman – are not likely to take it well.