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Barry Manilow Comes Out as Gay (Duh!)

People report — Pop legend Barry Manilow opens up for the first time about coming out, finding love, and surviving showbiz for 50 years. Subscribe now for his exclusive untold story — only in PEOPLE. For decades Barry Manilow gave the world timeless hits, while keeping his own world a total secret. Now at 73 years old, the music legend is […]

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Skateboarding with a Prosthetic Leg, How This Paralympic Athlete Does It | Video

#hero #inspiration Oscar Loreto Jr. was born with a defect that prevented development in his arms and legs. Despite the limitations of his prosthetic leg, Oscar has become an incredibly talented skateboarder, traveling to events, and skating at the Paralympics. Oscar knows that skating has changed his life and put him on a great path […]

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Chechen Authorities Arresting and Killing Gay Men, Russian Paper Says

First, two television reporters vanished. Then a waiter went missing. Over the past week, men ranging in age from 16 to 50 have disappeared from the streets of Chechnya. – New York Times Authorities in Chechnya have arrested more than one hundred men, with reports three dead. Chechen authorities are posing as men looking for dates […]

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Creator of the Rainbow Flag, Gilbert Baker, Has Died at 65

  Very sad news, Gilbert Baker, the creator of the rainbow flag, has died at 65. Baker created the flag for the 1978 Pride march in San Francisco, known then as the San Francisco Gay Freedom Day Parade. Activist Cleve Jones posted the sad news to Facebook, writing: “I am heartbroken. My dearest friend in the […]

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Transgender WWII Veteran Comes Out as a Woman at 90

So much love for Patricia! NY Post reports this fantastic and beautiful story – A transgender World War II veteran proves it’s never too late to live life truthfully. Patricia Davies, from Leicestershire, England, didn’t decide to transition into a female until she turned 90 years old. Davies — born Peter — has known she […]

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New Media Network for the Black Queer Community | Slay.

Above photo: Sean Torrington and his husband, Terry are co-directors of the global media network SlayTV. Slay | slaytv.com | was founded by Sean Torrington, a former Goldman Sachs project manager, and his husband Terry; after Torrington lost his job in 2010 , he decided to follow his passion for filmmaking by creating some YouTube web series based […]

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Video Highlights the Dangers of Being LGBTQ in Jamaica

OUT reports — Logo Global Ally and Where Love Is Illegal traveled together to Jamiaca to document the lives of LGBTQ individuals in a country where homosexuality isn’t illegal, but “acts of gross indecency” are under The Buggery Act. This qualifies sodomy as being worth 10 years of imprisonment, making for an oppressive social structure that keeps Jamaican queers […]

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The Man Who Runs Free with Horses in Iceland

Nick Turner takes self-portraits of himself getting intimate with nature. “Iceland is a mystical, snow-studded wonderland where cold winds dance with hot springs and the Northern Lights are as awe-inspiring as they are unpredictable. It’s not the country’s idyllic scenery that first attracted Nick Turner, though. Rather than capturing Iceland’s natural beauty in the form of volcanos, geysers, and glaciers, the […]

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“World Naked Bike Ride” – San Francisco’s Weekend Ride Was a Flop | NSFW Pics by Mike Enders

Let me explain, from an outsiders perspective. I’ve seen a dozen or so naked bike rides in my life. The most recent being on a recent trip London, which had thousands of riders, chanting loud, and carrying a lot of signage with specific messages. This weekend’s World Naked Bike Ride – San Francisco was extremely under participated […]

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Speedos & Rollerskates Are the Best Way to Handout Flyers | Video

#fluff What’s the best way to handout flyers for your must-see #ADLfringe performance? Roller skate’s of course. BARBU is on at Gluttony NOW! Perth’s Fringe World Festival kicks off Australia’s fringe festival year each January, and its first round of show award nominations have been announced. Barbu Electro Trad Cabaret is up for Best Circus, and Bron Batten‘s Onstage Dating has been […]

Fashion Queer News

Watch Rick Owens Dye His Jet Black Hair At Home with Help of Kitty | Video

  That is all. No reason necessary. It’s Rick Owens muthafuckers. “Rick Owens is the enigmatic dark lord of fashion, and perhaps the most successful advertisement of his own abstracted goth-leisure aesthetic. The prolific designer is known for wearing only his own clothes, a distinctly charcoal uniform that he’s worn for years.” High Snobiety T […]

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Spend 24 Hours With 1,000 Cats | Video

The cat lady in me is purring. The once of common sense in me has concern. Buzzfeed visits The Cat House On The Kings. The Cat House on the Kings is California’s largest no-cage, no-kill, lifetime cat sanctuary and adoption center. Our mission is to place rescued cats and kittens into loving, permanent homes; to provide […]

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Gay Country Singer Drake Jensen & New Web Series “Butch & Nellie -Take the Rap Game” | “Pretty Popular” Podcast Episode 2

“Pretty Popular” Podcast Episode 2: This week Mike Enders chats with gay country singer Drake Jensen about his exciting upcoming project. Male on Male duet. Does he like being categorized as “gay” country singer? Lumberjack socks and much more. But first Mike talks with, Conor Fetting-Smith, creator of a new comedic web series “Butch & Nellie […]

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95 Year Old Comes Out As Gay

  When the time is right. ON MY WAY OUT An Unconventional Love Story   The forthcoming documentary  captures the remarkable love story of Roman and Ruth Blank. A couple whose experience casts a light on the power and complexity of love, marriage, and deeply held family secrets. ON MY WAY OUT tells the love story […]

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Fire Crotch Conan O’Brien Trains As A Luchador with Cassandro | Video

  Lucha Libre legend Cassandro helps Conan and his tag team partner Andy Richter get into fighting shape as el Gallo Loco and Bebé Malo. teamcoco.com Be a fly on the wall at Hercules Moderno Gym in Mexico City and learn how CONAN costume designer Scott Cronick created Conan and Andy’s costumes. Watch Behind The Scenes […]

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Fairy Godbottom – Episode #3: “Clickbait” | WeHo Life Promotes Sexual Health

Just like we are always saying, “Dicks gets the clicks.” In the new episode of “Fairy Godbottom,” Brian tries to enjoy some scheduled nighttime action, but not before his Fairy Godbottom schools him on the do’s and don’ts of a first-time hook-up. And the random shirtless cute guy in the background that got you here. […]

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New Documentary on Drag and Gender – “Kings, Queens, & In-Betweens”

The award-winning documentary KINGS, QUEENS, & IN-BETWEENS, which focuses on the drag kings, drag queens and transgender performers in Columbus, Ohio, will receive a national VOD launch on March 7 (including iTunes, Amazon and Google Play), as well as a limited theatrical release on March 3 (cities to be announced shortly). Candy Factory Films will distribute the film, which is […]

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“Mooonlight” Stars Now the Faces of New Calvin Klein Campaign & Underwear Models

“CELEBRATING THEIR REVELATORY PERFORMANCES IN THE FILM OF THE YEAR, WE TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT MAHERSHALA ALI, ALEX HIBBERT, ASHTON SANDERS AND TREVANTE RHODES. THEY TELL US WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A MAN OF THE MOMENT.” “Even after the performance is over,” says Mahershala Ali a few days before he would receive an Academy Award […]

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Cleve Jones, LGBT Hero and Inspiration for ABC Mini-Series “When We Rise,” to Share Spotlight with UNITE HERE’s Housekeepers and Cooks

Tour featuring Jones and workers sends movement-building message: “When We Rise and Unite, We Win” San Francisco—Tonight kicks off the first episode of ABC’s critically acclaimed mini-series When We Rise, inspired the life of and book by Cleve Jones, a longtime LGBTQ and labor activist. Using the mini-series as a launch pad, this year Cleve Jones is traveling […]

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“Pretty Popular” Podcast Hosted by Mike Enders | Ep. 1 Guest – Singer George Alley

Founder of AXXIDENTAL Zine , Mike Enders / @cantpolishaturd on Instagram, launches Podcast called “Pretty, Popular.” Raw and entertaining Episode #1 just posted to Soundcloud today. Guest George Alley talks about music, new video, thoughts on gender conformity and much more. Enders describes his new podcast as, “DIY, chaos, stoopid, nonsense, you’re not the boss of me, or my guests!” #newpodcast#MikeEnders #interview#PrettyPopularPodcast #humor #comedy#NSFW #Adultfun #PrettyPopularPeople Enders says, “Singer/artist […]

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“Sex, Work” – New Web Series Explores How Sexuality Can be Fun, Absurd & Stressful

“Sex, Work” is a four-part series about how sticky sex and sexuality can be even for people who should know all the rules — sex educators. The show follows four mostly queer twenty-something sex educators as they try to apply the lessons they teach in the classroom to their personal lives. Sometimes sex is steam, champagne, […]

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Today’s Mentionables | Largest Ukulele, “Bitch, Please,” FTM Sex, Body Builder Dorian Yates, Baby Orangutans…

  Largest Ukulele – Guinness World Records Bitch, Please: Trump’s Top Ten WTFs by Greg Scarnici WHO WE WANNA HAVE SEX WITH (FTM) by Ryan Cassata DORIAN YATES – INSIDE THE SHADOW – Out Now at LondonReal.tv by London Real   NEW ROOMIE  by RAFA CASARES  for SUMMER DIARY Model : MAURICIO PLASTINA See more at summerdiaryproject.com THE PIT  feat.  DENNODEE  Photography by JOHAN […]

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Bill Cunningham’s Iconic Bicycle & Jacket to Join the New-York Historical Society

NY Times reports — Bill Cunningham, the beloved chronicler of street fashion and a longtime photographer for The New York Times who died last year at 87, was known for circulating the city with his Biria bicycle and Nikon camera, often while wearing a blue French worker’s jacket. Those personal possessions, along with Mr. Cunningham’s library […]