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The HIV Shower Selfie Challenge Raises Awareness and Funds Towards Ending AIDS #weareALLclean

The HIV Shower Selfie Challenge Raises Awareness and Funds Towards Ending AIDS #weareALLclean Could this be the HIV equivalent to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge? We think so. The concept is the brainchild of well-known HIV activist, Jack Mackenroth who has partnered with Moovz, the leading global gay social app, to launch the project. It’s genius in its simplicity. We are now a selfie-obsessed culture and Mackenroth urges everyone

Scruff Introduces Free Ad Space for Non-Profits to Reach LGBT Community | Benevolads Ads

Great work men! SCRUFF, one of the world’s largest Gay social networking apps, today announced the launch of Benevolads™ – SCRUFF’s new in-app global advertising platform to connect non-profit organizations that work with the LGBT community with SCRUFF’s worldwide base of more than 7 million members. Benevolads ad space is free to non-profits and community


Wildwood Fall Men’s Festival |Guerneville, CA | Sept 18-21

Registration Opens for Wildwood’s Fall Men’s Festival  The Wildwood Conservation Foundation & Retreat Center will be hosting its 9th Annual Fall Men’s Festival Thursday, September 18 through Sunday, September 21, 2014. Wildwood, located in the hills above Guerneville, California, is a non-profit sanctuary created and sustained by gay men for healing, transformation and spiritual growth.


Watch HIV Stigma Video – “I Have Judged… Other People are Going to Judge Me” by the HIV Foundation Queensland

The first step in ending HIV is to address the stigmas that are currently associated with it. MediaCom on behalf of the HIV Foundation Queensland has launched a series of short films titled “There Is Something I Want To Tell You”, highlighting real Queenslanders and their loved ones who are living with HIV.  HIV Foundation CEO, Tony


CDC Launches New HIV Campaign: Watch Videos

    Never stop talking about ways to protect yourself and your partner from HIV. Start Talking. Stop HIV., CDC’s national campaign created by and for gay and bisexual men, promotes open communication about HIV prevention among sexual partners and encourages men in all types of relationships to talk about: HIV testing, their HIV status,


A/B Health 2014: Ep. 3: SF Trainer Pablo Escobar Turns Up the Heat! : Biceps, Abs, and Accountability Oh My!

“Biceps, Abs, and Accountability Oh My!” Accidental Bear kicks off the year with a brand new health series. First up to bat is San Francisco Personal Trainer Pablo Escobar at Alex Fitness Castro. Trainer Pablo teaches me the proper way to do exercise that I have been doing (wrong) my whole life. This is our

A/B Health 2014: Getting Physical with SF Trainer Pablo Escobar: Ep. #1 “Numbers Don’t Lie”

  “Numbers Don’t Lie” Accidental Bear kicks off the year with a brand new health series, connecting mind, body and spirit. We don’t like the word resolution, so we’ll call it our  yearly re-set or check-in. We will be touching base on many different health modalities throughout this series. First up to bat is San

Shirtless Men Want You to Enroll in ObamaCare: Watch Video

Out2Enroll is a coalition of organizations who want to help lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people stay healthy by making sure that one of the major benefits of the Affordable Care Act — access to affordable, comprehensive health insurance coverage — reaches LGBT communities. Get Enrolled is a holiday parody, produced by our friends at

Psychotherapist Matthew J. Dempsey on Gay Men and “Sex”: Watch Video

Food for thought. Psychotherapist Matthew J. Dempsey says sex is good. We say sex with Psychotherapist Matthew J. Dempsey would be REALLY GREAT. “Psychotherapist Matthew J. Dempsey talks about common issues with sex and goes on to describe how it can specifically play out in the gay male community.” Video by Matt Dempsey

Healthcare For All: Give Trans People Access to the Care They Need

No one should be denied basic health insurance, which they need just to survive, because of who they are. Call for the repeal of New York State Medicaid’s new regulation excluding trans and gender non-conforming New Yorkers from its program. Find out more HERE Video by GLAAD For more information about GLAAD’s work, please visit,, and

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Tom Ford for Men Skincare and Grooming Collection: The Film

“Tom Ford believes that any man can achieve a handsome and impeccable look with a straightforward and effective grooming regimen.  Inspired by this philosophy and by his personal grooming ritual, he developed TOM FORD FOR MEN, a collection of eight essential men’s skincare and grooming tools a man needs to look his very best. ”


Contest: Things No One Ever Told You Before You Came Out: To Celebrate National Coming Out Day by Axiom for Men Skincare

  To celebrate National Coming out Day this Friday, October 11th, our pals over at Axiom for Men are having a fun contest with some SUPER prizes. Axiom for Men offers a unique line of skincare products specifically for men – whether they’re gay, straight, or anywhere in between. We are strongly committed to supporting

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An Unserious Look at Serious Subject of Circumcision: Pigs Without Blankets: Kickstarter

  Pigs Without Blankets An unserious look at a the serious subject of why we circumcise our kids; two short comic films that poke fun at American secular (non-religious) circumcision.  The first short film is for current or expecting parents and will be a comical depiction of birth rituals around the world. I want to

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Peach Fuzz Covered Craig Ramsay’s New Video: “Backseat-Driving to Fitness” Video

Take a ride to a hot bod with Craig’s taxi-backseat exercise moves. Watch VIDEO HERE. So fun, so helpful. How could we not mention the way Craig’s blonde fuzzy body hairy glistens in the light! Craig Ramsay’s versatile background — as a former ballet dancer, hockey player, fitness model, actor and trained contortionist — makes him

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Metalheads Love Boobies! – Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Goes Pink For Breast Cancer

“Keep A Breast participated in the 6th annual ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL all summer with our traveling education booth. On July 27th in Chicago IL, we partnered to draw the world’s attention to the prevention of breast cancer and turn Mayhem Pink! Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival and Live Nation donated 25cents from every


SF: Kendall Kelly’s Naked Performance Explores Sexuality, Body Image and Male Identity: Center for Sex and Culture

Press release reads: “Kendall Kelly is traveling cross- country to do a  naked performance here in San Francisco at the Center for Sex and Culture.  The audience is invited to be naked or not .” “Bear sensation Kendall Kelly bares it all in his one man show, Clothes Get In The Way:  Clothes Get in the Way is

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Hilarious 5 Minute Work Out Anywhere: “Get Cut in the Hair Salon” Says Babe Craig Ramsay

    Check out Craig Ramsay’s newest 5 Minute Video anywhere “”Get Cut in the Hair Salon.” Damn Craig those legs and glorious package shots (Thank you)! Craig say, “There’s no reason you can’t get cut while your hair’s getting cut.” Watch this video and more HERE Craig Ramsay – Motivator to Move, Fitness and Wellness


Axiom for Men: New Skincare Company That is the Socially Committed to LGBTQ Charities

    We wanted to give a special welcome into the world to the new skincare line, Axiom for Men, which goes much deeper than the skin and extends an arm and support to five selected LGBTQ charities: Athlete Ally, American Military Partner Association, Family Equality Council, The National Center for Transgender Equality, and The Trevor Project. When you buy any Axiom For Men


15 Penis Facts

  PENIS FACT #1 Smoking can shorten your penis by as much as a centimeter. Erections are all about good bloodflow, and lighting up calcifies blood vessels, stifling erectile circulation. So even if you don’t care all that much about your lungs or dying young, spare the li’l guy. PENIS FACT #2 Doctors can now