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'Tangerine': The fruitful use of smartphones

Film Feb 1, 2017

'Tangerine': The fruitful use of smartphones

by Kaori Shoji

Tammy Wynette sang it so it must be true: "Sometimes it's hard to be a woman." In the case of Los Angeles-based transgender sex workers Alexandra (Mya Taylor) and Sin-Dee (Kitana Kiki Rodriguez) in "Tangerine," the hardships are doubled as they deal with the ...

David Levithan on LGBTQ books for teens

Lifestyle Jun 23, 2014

David Levithan on LGBTQ books for teens

by Leanne Italie

Writer David Levithan last year marked the 10th anniversary of his "Boy Meets Boy," a romantic teen comedy where the homecoming queen was once a guy and the gay-straight alliance was aimed at helping the straight kids learn how to dance. Since then, there's ...