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The Weird, Wild World of Skunk Owners | Video

The more you know. Would you take in a skunk as a pet? “For the past 16 years, North Ridgeville, Ohio, has hosted pet owners from across the country to celebrate what founder Deborah Cipriani claims is the largest skunk convention in the world. This year, VICE’s Taji Ameen went to the annual Skunk Fest […]

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The Amsterdam Gay Rugby Team Released a Naked Calendar | Behind the Scenes Video

Need I say more. ARC Amsterdam Lowlanders Facebook Page shared this about the making of the calendar: Tonight we present our 2018 calendar at 23.00h during the kick off of RUGBN 2017! This time around we wanted to give you a taste of what the many connections within International Gay Rugby – IGR look like. […]

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Meet “Brony” Sam | Adult Male Fanatical about My Little Pony | Video

Whatever floats your boat and doesn’t harm another is my motto. “… Twilight Sparkle, she’s pretty much the leader of the group…” On today’s Jeremy Vine Show, we’re entering into the world of Bronies! By day Sam works in a law firm, but outside of work…       Sam Harris, 30, from Cardiff is […]

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The San Francisco Symphony Announces Its Annual Holiday Concert Season | November 30 – December 31, 2017

THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY ANNOUNCES ITS ANNUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT SEASON, NOVEMBER 30—DECEMBER 31, 2017   Special guest performers include Seal, Peaches Christ & Armistead Maupin, Mariachi Sol De México® de José Hernàndez, and the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir   Classic holiday film Home Alone is presented with the SFS performing the score live   Family-friendly […]

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1990s ACT UP Paris Feature Film | “BPM (Beats Per Minute)” Official US Trailer | Watch

In Paris in the early 1990s, a group of activists goes to battle for those stricken with HIV/AIDS, taking on sluggish government agencies and major pharmaceutical companies in bold, invasive actions. The organization is ACT UP, and its members, many of them gay and HIV-positive, embrace their mission with a literal life-or-death urgency. Amid rallies, […]

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Rankin’s S&X Ad Features Elderly Couple Getting it On, Explores Intimacy

The famous photographer’s new film work celebrates intimacy in all of its guises Renowned British photographer Rankin talks about his film celebrating love across the years—one episode from his new three-part film project about intimacy: “As I’ve got older I’ve become increasingly aware of how unsexual you are allowed to be if you’re not young. We’re […]

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Adorable New Cooking Series Featuring Three Adorable Scruffy Bears | Watch

“The Three Bears are back – only bigger, grizzlier and more fabulous than ever! Subscribe to Rowse Honey‘s Youtube channel to follow their adventures, and find out more at www.rowsehoney.co.uk” Meet Joel, Phil and Matt, the stars of a breakfast show with added Grrr, brought to you by Rowse Honey. When it comes to a […]

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At Home with Amy Sedaris – Watch Amy’s Morning Routine

  From massages to stretches, Amy gives us a step-by-step walk-through on her stress-relieving morning ritual. At Home with Amy Sedaris – Premieres Oct 24 10:30/9:30c – trutv.com‎ Amy Sedaris applies her sincere, yet distinctive, brand of silliness to a mash-up of hospitality, variety and talk show formats, showcasing her diverse, but necessary, homemaking skills.

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Inside the World’s Largest Ventriloquist Convention is as Creepy as it Sounds | Video

Somebody please check all of these people’s refrigerator for body parts, thanks. Basically, I feel after watching this video, my response, “Whatever floats your bloat.” On this episode of ‘American Conventions,’ Taji Ameen meets the nearly 500 people—and puppets—who gather at the world’s largest ventriloquist convention every year. From old hands who have been puppeteering […]

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Kurt Cobain’s Blockbuster Card Going Up For Auction

Kurt Cobain’s LA Blockbuster membership card will be up for auction 11/4 along with a variety of Cobain’s other possessions. Grammy ephemera, an early Nirvana press release, original Cobain sketches, and more are included in the run of Julien’s Live “Icons And Idols – Rock ‘N’ Roll” lot. Nirvana’s VMA Moonman for “Smells Like Teen […]

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Take a Stand Against Bullying on #Spirit Day | Oct 19th

It’s more important than ever that we stand up to bullies. Join us for #SpiritDay and help us show love for LGBTQ youth. You in? Take the pledge at glaad.org/spiritday For more information about GLAAD’s work, please visit www.glaad.org, Facebook and Twitter.

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Josh Homme Reads You A Bedtime Story #Swoon

On Friday, the Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme appeared on the BBC kids channel CBeebies’ Bedtime Stories. The tale he tackled was Julia Donaldson’s Zog, a tale “about a heroic and good dragon. Watch below. Zzzz… Video from CBeebies Bedtime Stories

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“Out of This World” with Mykki Blanco Documentary Series is a Must See!

I don’t know Mykki Blanco personally, but I’m always proud of the work he does and his voice in the LGBTQ community. But more than that, his voice in the world, it’s needed. Breaking boundaries and slapping heterosexuals world in the face with truth and information. “I was in Africa for the first time,” says Mykki […]

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Rainbow Flag to be Dedicated at Stonewall National Monument on Manhattan October 11th

  RAINBOW FLAG TO BE DEDICATED ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11, AT STONEWALL NATIONAL MONUMENT ON MANHATTAN’S CHRISTOPHER STREET NEW YORK CEREMONY MARKS FIRST TIME THAT THE INTERNATIONAL LGBT SYMBOL WILL BE DISPLAYED PERMANENTLY ON FEDERAL LAND   The Rainbow Flag, the international symbol of LGBT liberation and pride, will be unveiled in a special ceremony on Wednesday, October 11 […]

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Book | Vintage Tattoo Flash: Volume 2 Out October 17, 2017

  Vintage Tattoo Flash: Volume 2 By Jonathan Shaw In Vintage Tattoo Flash: Volume 2, Jonathan Shaw unearths more gems from his extensive and world-renowned collection of traditional American tattoo art. Comprised entirely of previously unseen and unpublished work, Volume 2 picks up where the first volume left off—contributing a new and important body of […]

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Naked Tub Interview with Sexy Italian Artist Mattia Caracciolo | Video

Mike Enders brings his popular Tub interview series from the dead to chat with Italian Artist Mattia Caracciolo. Mattia has been dreaming about San Francisco for years. You know him from our past collaborations, Ginger Rocker and the wildly successful Merman Hug. We see a life time of collabs together to come. We play a little […]

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Get to Know Tom of Finland Ambassador Terry Miller, Ball Crushers, Nipple Clamps and More

Smack dab in the middle of Folsom Street Fair weekend frenzy I got a chance to meet up and chat with Tom of Finland’s Ambassador, living, breathing image of Tom of Finland, Terry Miller. We got our paws on some of Terry’s favorite Tom of Finland items, played with a ball crusher, nipple clamps, play […]

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SF | Grammy Award-Winning Artist Lady Rizo Returns to Feinstein’s at the Nikko for One Night Only! November 9, 2017

Following a sold-out engagement in 2014, Grammy Award-winning artist Lady Rizo returns to Feinstein’s at the Nikkoon Thursday, November 9 (7 p.m.) for one performance only. A San Francisco favorite, Lady Rizo will perform songs from her recently released, much-anticipated second album, “Indigo,” as well as selections from her critically-acclaimed first album, “Violet.” Tickets for […]

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New Book | “Feminism From A to Z” Introduces Teens to Feminist History

  With women’s rights under continuous attack, it has never been more important for teen girls to learn the history of the brave women who fought for equality and justice before them. Magination Press, the children’s and teens’ book imprint of the American Psychological Association, is making just such a resource available with a new […]

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Newfest | New York’s LGBT Film Festival, Announces Full Lineup for Their 29th Annual Festival

  Features More Than 140 Films From 26 Countries Over 6 Days NewFest Previously Announced Opening, Closing, Centerpiece Films Festival Runs October 19 – 24 and is Presented by HBO and Programmed in Partnership with Outfest All info newfest.org Following the announcement of their Opening, Closing and Centerpiece films, NewFest, which is programmed in partnership with Outfest, […]

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Showtime Shares Trailer for New George Michael Documentary

The story of legendary international recording artist George Michael, filmed before Michael’s untimely passing, the documentary is narrated by the singer, who was heavily involved in the making of the film that serves as his final work. George Michael: Freedom features Michael’s incredible, unseen archival and private home footage, giving viewers a first-person account of this […]

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San Francisco | Comedian Colin Quinn Brings New Stand-Up Show to Town | “One in Every Crowd”

  COMEDIAN COLIN QUINN BRINGS HIS ALL-NEW STAND-UP SHOW, ONE IN EVERY CROWD, TO AMERICAN CONSERVATORY THEATER’S STRAND THEATER FIVE PERFORMANCES ONLY! DECEMBER 14–17, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO  — Whether he’s delivering killer comedy at an intimate nightclub, giving acclaimed performances on HBO’s Girls and in Judd Apatow’s Trainwreck, or performing live in his widely lauded, Jerry Seinfeld–directed hit Broadway […]

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Timmy’s Organism – “Eating Colors” Music Video

Since setting the scuzz-punk gutter a blaze with the first 1997 release of the EPILEPTIX, then the increasingly influential (and downright killer) crew, the CLONE DEFECTS and HUMAN EYE!  In the last 20 years , Detroit’s TIMMY VULGAR has continued to release obscure-o, underdog music. Backed up by two mental ward escapees, Jeff Giant and Blake […]

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Third Man Records Releases Audio Album of John Waters’ “Make Trouble” Digitally

King of cult John Waters has long been an idol of the creative hive of maladjusted artsy types at Third Man Records. Today, the label is pleased to announce the audio album release of Make Trouble, Waters’ subversive commencement speech delivered at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), published earlier this year by Algonquin Books, […]

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Sinéad O’Connor to Discuss Mental Illness on “Dr. Phil”

We love you and are rooting for you to get the help you need Sinéad O’Connor. After watching this clip of Sinéad’s interview with Dr. Phil, my heart is on the floor and covered in tears. “I am fed up of being defined as the crazy person” O’Connor’s “Dr. Phil” episode airs on Tuesday, September 12. Below, watch […]

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Sinead O’Connor Appearing on ‘Dr. Phil’ to Discuss Mental Illness, Abuse

  Sinead O’Connor will appear on Dr. Philfor the show’s return on Tuesday (Sept. 12), Billboard  has learned. “I’m so grateful and very happy, very excited to be getting some proper help,” O’Connor tells Dr. Phil in the interview, which kicks off the daytime talk show’s 16th season. The Irish singer-songwriter — who hit No. 1 […]

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Bam Margera, Overcoming Substance Abuse, Return to Skateboarding – Watch “EPICLY LATER’D” Full Episode

Sad, real life. Best of luck to you Bam Bam Margera, legendary pro skater and star of Jackass, struggles to overcome substance abuse and the loss of his best friend as he works to make a return to skateboarding. Watch ‘Epicly Later’d’, the original series on VICE Video Here See more at VICE

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First Look: Rami Malek is Freddie Mercury in “Bohemian Rhapsody”

Entertainment Weekly has debuted a first look image of Rami Malek as iconic Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in the upcoming film Bohemian Rhapsody. The photo is released today, September 5, on what would have been Mercury’s 71st birthday. The Bryan Singer-directed film will be released next year on December 25, 2018 from Twentieth Century Fox/New […]

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Photos: Winners Of The World’s Best Facial Hair Championship Crowned In Texas

The world’s best and most full-bodied beards have been crowned. Thousands of facial hair aficionados flocked to Austin, Texas on Sunday to witness the 2017 World Beard and Mustache Championships. The winners were selected from a range of categories including mustache, partial and full-beards. Best in Show was given to Jason Kiley on Sunday night […]

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Gay Teens in Viral Music Video with Title of National Suicide Prevention Lifeline / 1-800-273-8255

A must watch and share. Toofab reports: Modern Family’s” Nolan Gould and “Are We There Yet’s” Coy Stewart star as gay teen boyfriends in rapper Logic’s powerful new pro-LGBTQ music video “1-800-273-8255” that dropped Thursday. The video also stars Matthew Modine and Don Cheadle as Gould and Stewart’s fathers, respectively. The storyline follows a gay, […]

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Code Orange Perform Wrestler’s Entrance Theme at NXT TakeOver

Code Orange bring the NXT Universe to its feet with their version of Aleister Black’s entrance theme: Courtesy of the award-winning WWE Network. Some how, the WWE has been making its way back into my life as of lately with rage. More ACTION on WWE NETWORK : wwenetwork.com

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The Man Himself, Justin Theroux Photographed by Bjorn

  Actor and screenwriter Justin Theroux photographed by Bjorn Iooss and styled by Dan May, for MR PORTER. Go to MR PORTER and read the interview where Justin Theroux discusses his marriage with Jennifer Anniston, his favourite comedic roles, growing up with his reading difficulty and how he didn’t show up to his Friends audition.

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Billy Eichner Joined Metallica for a Day and It’s Everything | Watch

  On the eve of Billy Eichner’s Carpool Karaoke episode with Metallica dropping on Apple Music, James asks Billy what it was like to be in the band for a day. Dive in to the series at http://applemusic.com/carpoolkaraoke Now this is living!