Washington’s Newseum features Watermark, other LGBTQ publications in new exhibit to honor Stonewall 50th anniversary

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WASHINGTON | Newseum, a museum located in the nation’s capitol dedicated to increasing the public understanding of the importance of a free press and the First Amendment, will unveil a new exhibit dedicated to the LGBTQ community March 8.

“Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement,” will explore the modern fight for LGBTQ equality. It began 50 years ago when a police raid of the Stonewall Inn in New York’s Greenwich Village turned into riots and protests from the community due to the treatment by local police.

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Watch: ‘Queer Eye’ season three has first lesbian makeover

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“Queer Eye” dropped the trailer for its anticipated third season which shows that there are still plenty of firsts to be had for the reality show.

Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski and Jonathan Van Ness leave Atlanta, where the first two seasons took place, and head to Kansas City, Missouri to lend a helping hand.

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‘Queer Eve’ Fab Five pay tribute to Beyonce, Britney Spears on ‘Lip Sync Battle’

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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The “Queer Eye” Fab Five paid tribute to Beyonce, Britney Spears and Lady Gaga on the season five premiere of “Lip-Sync Battle.”

Bobby Berk, Tan France and Antoni Porowski lip-synced to “Work Bitch” by Britney Spears with all three donning some of Spears’ iconic music video looks. Berk was dressed in the red jumpsuit from “Oops..I Did It Again;” France wore the ringmaster outfit from “Circus” and Porowski rocked Spears’ flight attendant outfit from “Toxic.”

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‘Queer Eye’s Karamo Brown is releasing a bomber jacket line

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“Queer Eye” star Karamo Brown is releasing a line of bomber jackets. Brown first spilled the news in an interview with Variety. 

“It’ll be coming very, very, very, soon,” Brown told Variety. “We’re starting with a small collection, and it’s going to be unisex. It’s going to be all sorts of patterns from things that are sparkly to things that are floral to things that you can wear to work.”

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‘Queer Eye’ renewed for season three

By : Mariah Cooper of the Washington Blade, Courtesy of the Natioan LGBT Media Association
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“Queer Eye” has been renewed for a third season, according to Variety.

The Netflix reboot of “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” has already become a phenomenon after two seasons. The show has also earned four Emmy nominations including for Structured Reality Program.

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‘Queer Eye’ star Antoni Porowski to open restaurant in New York

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“Queer Eye” food and wine expert Antoni Porowski is bringing his culinary creations from Netflix to the public.

Porowski revealed the secret venture in a “Queer Eye” cast interview with 92nd Street Y.

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‘Queer Eye’ releases remixed theme song video featuring Betty Who

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“Queer Eye” has released a remixed version of its theme song “All Things (Just Keep Getting Better),” featuring Australian pop singer Betty Who and the Fab Five.

The music video highlights the traits of each member of the cast. Jonathan Van Ness is seen blow drying his hair, Karamo Brown is surrounded by tissues and Antoni Porowski holds his avocados. At the end, the cast flies away in a glittery truck leaving Betty Who behind.

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‘Queer Eye’ season two gets June premiere date

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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ABOVE: ‘Queer Eye’ L-R: Bobby Berke, Karamo Brown, Jonathan Van Ness, Antoni Porowski and Tan France. Photo by Robert Trachtenberg. Courtesy of EW.

“Queer Eye” season two will premiere on Netflix in June.

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‘Queer Eye’s Antoni Porowski explains his ‘fluid’ sexuality

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“Queer Eye” star Antoni Porowski got candid about his sexual fluidity in an interview with the Gay Times.

The Netflix revival’s food and wine expert explained that he finds labels too limiting.

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Netflix renews ‘Queer Eye’ for season two

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“Queer Eye” will be back for a second season.

Netflix announced that it has ordered eight more episodes for its reboot of “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy.” The cast of Bobby Berk (interior design), Karamo Brown (culture), Tan France (fashion), Antoni Porowski (food and wine) and Jonathan Van Ness (grooming) will make their return to change the looks and lives of men in Georgia.

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Watch: first official trailer for ‘Queer Eye’ reboot

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Netflix has released the first trailer for its “Queer Eye” reboot featuring a brand new Fab Five.

The show follows Bobby Berk (design), Karamo Brown (culture), Antoni Porowski (food and wine), Jonathan Van Ness (grooming) and Tan France (fashion) as they help transform lives and instill confidence.

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Netflix unveils first look at new ‘Queer Eye for the Straight Guy’ cast

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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ABOVE: Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Antoni Porowski, Jonathan Van Ness, and Tan France. Photo via Netflix.

Netflix has revealed the new Fab Five for its “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” revival.

The revamped cast will include designer Bobby Berk, former “Real World: Philadelphia” star Karamo Brown, who will focus on culture; Antoni Porowski, who will focus on food and wine; Jonathan Van Ness, who specializes in grooming; and Tan France, who will give fashion advice.

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