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Metal Cover of “All I Want For Christmas Is You” | Video

Metal Cover of “All I Want For Christmas Is You” | Video

I love all of Leo Moracchioli’s metal covers. This “All I Want For Christmas Is You” cover encapsulates how I feel about the holidays in a nut shell. Video from Frog Leap Studios

Meet Thom | Discovering “Homo Haven”, AIDS Epidemic, Homophobia, & A Lot of Laughter! #SmartSexyStrongSilver

Meet Thom Hansen that was recently interviewed by ImFromDriftwood reporting on first-person LGBTQ stories. See more stories here imfromdriftwood.com When Thom Hansen was a teen, he heard that New York City’s West Village was known as “Homo Haven.” And he went as soon as he could. “I Wouldn’t Kiss You If You Were The Last Boy On Earth.” Well


A Naked Jai Courtney Chases The Director Of “Suicide Squad”

  Jai Courtney isn’t afraid to drop trou anytime, anywhere, even on the set of a big budget comic book movie, “Suicide Squad.” Listen in on his conversation with Conan. Video from Team Coco

Str8 Best Friends Send Adorable Vacation Video To Their Parents Who Think They’re Gay

Cute is cute, whatever you want to call it. The world needs a more pure fun in it these days. Travis Henning is so close to his best friend that their families are convinced that the two of them are actually in love. So, to “ease their concern” of their conservative parents when the two decided


True Story, Daft Punk Are Selling Christmas Ornaments, Snow Globes, & Candles

Above: This pair of Limited Edition Daft Punk ornaments are fabricated using molded resin and feature electrostatic plated metallic gold visors. Great for your tree or rear-view mirror. Hang them anywhere and enjoy them year round. Approximate size of each: 2”D x 1”W x 1.5”H And I want it all. You can find all information


“Fathers” | What If AIDS Never Happened? | New Film in the Works by Leo Herrera

“FATHERS” 2 Minute World AIDS Day Awareness Film and Fundraiser Raises the Dead, Exploring Gay Sex and Politics If AIDS Never Happened (And Dreams of a Gay President) SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(WORLD AIDS DAY – Dec. 1, 2016) Leo Herrera, Mexican gay artist/advocate announced his latest work “Fathers,” a short film and exhibit slated for release in 2017

President Obama on World AIDS Day 2016 | Video

Wow, now this is what a good man looks and sounds like. We must remember, even though we have a smart, caring, responsible man leaving the Presidential Office and getting replaced by an ignorant, hateful moron, that the work to end AIDS must go on. Leadership. Commitment. Impact. December 1 is World AIDS Day, a day

This is Some Crazy Ass Shit! Watch Short Film “The Procedure”

A man is kidnapped and forced to endure a strange experiment. Winner of the Sundance Short Film Jury Award: U.S Fiction. “‘The Procedure’: A Parking Lot Kidnapping with Unexpected Consequences.” Read the Vimeo Q&A with director Calvin Reeder: vimeo.com/blog From calvin reeder


Rate Of Older Gay Men With HIV Continues To Rise

Men! This is not acceptable. It has been suggested that there may be a break down in communication of information for this age group of older men. Let’s all do what we can to fix this. We need to take care of each other and not leave out any age bracket. NewNowNext reports: When people

“Last Men Standing” Screens at Castro Theater for World AIDS Day

  “Last Men Standing,” the 2016 Chronicle-produced documentary that follows eight survivors of AIDS who first contracted the virus during the epidemic of the 1980s, will have a special screening for World AIDS Day on Thursday, Dec. 1. “Directed by Erin Brethauer and Tim Hussin, the film — part of a Chronicle project that includes extensive

Meet Pakistan’s Most Vocal Trans Rights Activists and the Country’s First Trans Model

Meet Kami Sid, one of Pakistan’s most vocal trans rights activists and the country’s first trans model. Kami has spoken at several events, been interviewed many times, and was featured in the BBC documentary How Gay Is Pakistan? Karachi-based stylist Waqar J. Khan, photographer Haseeb M. Siddiqi, and makeup artist Nighat Misbah collaborated to do a powerful fashion photoshoot with Kami.  

Bodybuilders Try Belly Dancing For The First Time and It’s Adorable | Video

And there was even some information about belly dancing snuck in. Well done men. “Shakira’s hips dont lie. And neither will mine” Video from BuzzFeedBlue  

Air Pistol vs Candle Challenge – The Slow Mo Guys Video

Don’t forget, safety first. “Gav and Dan are always up for a challenge. Today, they use the most inaccurate air pistol to put out a flame from about… 3 metres away. Pretty hardcore.” The Slow Mo Guys

Church Bars Man from Singing at His Grandmother’s Funeral Because of His ‘Gay Lifestyle’

  Church is evil, plain and simple. These things are still happening. Clearly the priest is gay and in the closet himself. Towleroad  reports — Connor Hakes, an Indiana man, wanted to honor his grandmother by singing at her funeral, but was told by the priest that because of his ‘gay lifestyle’ he wouldn’t be allowed to

Billy on the Street: Lupita Nyong’o Tries Stand Up Comedy | Video

“… it’s a fucking piano, not cancer!…” “After winning an Oscar for her dramatic work in 12 Years a Slave, Billy hits the streets with Lupita Nyong’o to start preparing for her first half hour comedy special Lupita Nyong’o: Bring the Pain! Watch Lupita perform stand up comedy from Louie CK, Bob Saget, Daniel Tosh


Jack Colwell Releases Empowering LGBTQ Song in Honor of Tyrone Unsworth

  Pedestrian Tv reports: Sydney singer/songwriter Jack Colwell struggled, like many of us did, when he heard about the death of Year 7 student Tyrone Unsworth. Unsworth died by suicide at the age of 13 last week – he was being relentlessly bullied and tormented at school because of his sexuality. His devastated mother Amanda told the Courier Mail, He was a really feminine


#SmartSexyStrongSilver New Sexy Campaign Spotlighting LGBT Elders & Aging

Celebration of LGBTQ Aging: Gracefully and Informed.   #Smart SexyStrongSilver Mike Enders and P-Town based artist Timscapes, famous for his duct tape designs,  have collaborated on a new campaign celebrating LGBTQ Elders and aging. A vibrant growing community that is often discriminated against at vulnerable times in their lives. “Not on my watch!” says Mike Enders,


Malcolm McLaren & Vivienne Westwood’s Son Burns “Anarchy in the U.K.” Acetate | Video

  Joe Corré intends to set alight more than $6 million worth of punk memorabilia this weekend Watch Video Here Back in March, Joe Corré, the son of punk icons Malcolm McLaren and Vivienne Westwood, announced plans to burn his collection of punk memorabilia, apparently worth £5 million (now roughly $6.2 million). Now, Corré has made his first


13-Year-Old’s Suicide Sends Shockwaves Through LGBTI Community | Bullying = Death

Enough is enough. Bullying = Death. Stand up and speak out if you or someone you know are being bullied. Here is an example of letting it go on for too long with out stepping in and stopping it. Star Observer reports: AUSTRALIA is reeling over news a 13-year-old took his own life after he was allegedly bullied

Must Watch | Soundtrack to Growing Up with Anna Kendrick & Billy Eichner | Video

A must watch. Billy can do it all. From to birth to giving birth, James, Anna Kendrick and Billy Eichner chronicle the journey of a woman’s life set to 14 songs, using 10 sets in just one continuous take. Video from The Late Late Show with James Corden

Nude PETA Activist Ruins Thanksgiving Turkey | Video

  Yeah I know, my first thought too, he’s not nude! We all ran here to see the junk but it appears he’s wearing nude colored shorts.  I am a meat eater and wearing a leather belt right now, but I really respect PETA and their messages. Gobble gobble. “How would you feel if a

“When We Rise” | Miniseries Spotlighting the History of the Gay Rights Movement

Fingers crossed, this looks promising. Watch the first trailer for “When We Rise.” Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O’Donnell will guest star in When We Rise, a seven-part miniseries for ABC, based in part on a memoir by activist Cleve Jones, executive produced by Gus Van Sant and Dustin Lance Black. “Based in part on the memoir of

Billy on the Street: DEATH ROGEN! With Seth Rogen | Video

  “New from Billy on the Street! Watch Billy hit the Street with Seth Rogen hiding behind the camera, tells people Seth has died and get their reactions!” Cruel and hilarious. Video from Billy On The Street


Gorgeous Photo Series Capture the Beauty of People with Albinism

  “Photographer Yulia Taits posted her hypnotizing photo series that capture the beauty of Albino people, it inspired us to look further and find more people with Albinism.” boredpanda.com “Albinism is a rare condition which results in the absence of pigment in hair, eyes, and skin. But it’s not only the appearance, though, the Albinos often suffer

Should You Trust Your Gut Instinct? | Video

Can you trust your gut feelings? Video AsapSCIENCE

“Immigrant or Real American?” | New Billy On The Street Video

For a good time always call Billy Eichner. From the season premiere of the new season of Billy on the Street, Billy plays the game “Immigrant or Real American?” Watch the 5th season of Billy on the Street, Tuesdays at 10:30/9:30c on TruTV! Video from Billy On The Street


Prince Harry Visits London Charity in HIV Awareness Campaign

Prince Harry is continuing his mother’s work in HIV education. New York Daily News reports – The prince spent Tuesday at a London sexual health charity called NAZ, which aims to help minorities “accept their diagnosis and live life to the fullest.” “I don’t want to be here in 10 years talking to you guys

At-Home STD Testing Service Launches #STDsHappen Initiative

  STD stigma and a lack of high quality sexual education has far-reaching consequences. Misinformation about safe sex practices and STD-shaming has spurred an epidemic of sexually transmitted infections in the U.S. After years of decline, STD rates have skyrocketed in the last two years. To start a real and honest conversation about STDs, GetTested.com


New Johnny Cash Book Gathers His Unreleased Poems “Forever Words”

A collection of never-before-published poems by Johnny Cash, edited and introduced by Pulitzer-prize winning poet Paul Muldoon with a foreword by John Carter Cash.  Illustrated with facsimile reproductions of Cash’s own handwritten pages. Since his first recordings in 1955, Johnny Cash was an icon in the music world. In this collection of poems and song

Inside America’s Most Violent Professional Wrestling Deathmatch | Video

Absolutely insane. I am in no way advocating this, just sharing. Fucking morons. “Damian Abraham goes to Delaware to get an inside look at one of the most violent forms of professional wrestling in the world. Deathmatch is an ultra-violent style of wrestling that includes makeshift weapons, light bulb tubes, and barbed wire to ensure

“Friendsgiving” – Steam Room Stories Video

An early Happy Thanksgiving or some shit like that from Steam Room Stories Video from Steam Room Stories

Study Reveals 1 in 3 LGBTI Young People Will Attempt Suicide in Ireland

  ‘My family wouldn’t accept me… I have been in conversations when they often slag people off for being LGBT’ Gay Star News reports: A report released earlier this year reveals 1 in 3 LGBTI 14-18 year olds in Ireland have attempted to take their own lives. The report indicates this is due to ‘bullying, rejection and pressures


Watch DRAGULA: Episode 2: Search for the World’s First Drag Supermonster

A new web series drag competition hosted by the Boulet Brothers airing every other Monday on Hey Qween TV! In this second episode, the competing queens crawl one step closer to snatching the crown and the title of Dragula – the claws come out as the fight for survival becomes very real for those finishing


Cleve Jones Memoir “WHEN WE RISE: My Life in the Movement” Out November 29th

“One afternoon in 1971 I was idly flipping through the pages of Life magazine when the headlines leapt off the page “Homosexuals in Revolt!” Several pages of the new gay liberation movement followed, including photos of handsome long-haired young men marching with fists in the air in Greenwich Village, Los Angeles, San Francisco…I am pretty sure that

Would You Have A Threesome with Billy and Jon Hamm? | New Billy on the Street Video

Hell yes! I needed this video in my life right now. From the season premiere of the new season of Billy on the Street, Billy hits the streets with Emmy winner Jon Hamm to see if anyone will have a threesome with them! Watch the 5th season of Billy on the Street, Tuesdays at 10:30/9:30c on

“I Got That Flow” – Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am | Video

A song dedicated to that time of the month. See more on “Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am,” coming to Watch more on Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am – coming to ABC2 and ABC iview December 8. #WhamBam Written by: Sarah Bishop, Greta Lee Jackson, Christiaan Van Vuuren and Adele Vuko Directed by: Adele Vuko Video from ABC TV

“This is Not Normal” – John Oliver Gives Helpful Insight on President Elect Trump #NotMyPresident

Let’s start strategizing. “This is not normal.” “Donald Trump will be the next president of the United States. How did we get to this point? And what do we do now?” John Oliver give us some some insight. Video from LastWeekTonight


Inclusive Church in Indiana Graffitied with ‘Heil Trump, Fag’ & Swastika

  The Indy Star reports: The Rev. Kelsey Hutto, priest in charge at St. David’s Episcopal Church, said she was disheartened after finding the graffiti on the walls of the church Sunday morning. But her next thought was more positive. “Well, we must be doing something right,” Hutto said she thought. “We stated one time that doing


Naked Warwick Rowers 2017 Calendar Returns Challenging Homophobia & Supporting Gender Equality

  The multiple award-winning and globally acclaimed Warwick Rowers announce the official launch of their 2017 calendar today with the release of a viral video and a whole range of new products on their website at warwickrowers.org.  All profits go to charity and this year, with the help of Visit Britain, the hunky athletes have been able

“BROTOPIA” by Bromentum Spoofs All Male Work Space with Wank Dungeon

Here at the “Bromentum” all male think tank, we’ve created an all male office space for all male businesses, called “Brotopia”. Written and Directed by Christiaan Van Vuuren Video from Van Vuuren Bros