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At the Canadian "Emmys," the show (mostly) cleaned up in the comedy and acting categories.

May 28 2020 1:56 PM

To the tune of Fiddler on the Roof's "Tradition," Rainbow calls out Donald Trump's attempts to distract from his failure to protect Americans during the outbreak.  

May 19 2020 1:26 PM

The follow-up to Gadsby's Emmy-winning, incendiary Nanette looks in part at why that show resonated for American audiences. 

May 11 2020 7:43 PM

Missed this now-iconic comedy on its first go round? Now's the perfect time to see what you missed.

April 28 2020 10:12 PM

The star of the hit Netflix special Sweet and Salty joined Inside With the Advocate to share about how she's faring at home and why she's proud to be part of the LGBTQ community. 

April 28 2020 6:19 PM

Rainbow issues a warning against ingesting cleaning fluids since Donald Trump thinks it's an option for ridding the body of the virus. 

April 25 2020 1:58 PM