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Forced to Leave the Military for Being Transgender | Tonight on CBS News

Forced to Leave the Military for Being Transgender | Tonight on CBS News

  On tonight’s CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY, former Navy sailor Landon Wilson says he was forced to leave the military for being transgender. The report will be broadcast tonight, March 17 on the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY (6:30–7:00 PM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. Click here to watch an excerpt of CBS News Chief Medical


MASSIVE: Gay Erotic Manga at Books Inc. in The Castro, San Francisco

  Join Books Inc. in The Castro for a celebration of Massive: Gay Erotic Manga and the Men Who Make It with legendary gay cartoonist Jiraiya and author / editors Anne Ishii and Graham Kolbeins! About Massive: Big, burly, lascivious, and soft around the edges: welcome to the hypermasculine world of Japanese gay manga. Massive: Gay Erotic Manga and the Men Who Make It is the

St. Patrick’s Day Parades March Toward Equality with Matt Baume

  Why does it matter whether or not gays are allowed to march in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade? Don’t they have enough parades of their own? Let’s talk about why gays and parades are such a big deal — and why this year’s parade is such an important change of pace from the 110

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Watch All-Male “Cell Block Tango” | Broadway Backwards 2015 | Video

Highlights from Broadway Backwards 2015 included Chicago’s “six merry murderesses” were represented in a sexy, all-male version of “Cell Block Tango” featuring Joshua Buscher-West, Marty Lawson, Alfie Parker Jr., Waldemar Quinones-Villanueva, Alex Ringler and Ryan Steele. An exuberant, exhilarating and emotional evening of performances by Broadway’s best made for a poignant celebration of the 10th

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SF | “Jewels of Paris” A Revolutionary New Musical Revue | March 12 – May 2, 2015

Press Release reads: Thrillpeddlers takes pleasure in announcing the premiere show for the 2015 Season, JEWELS OF PARIS, a celebration of Paris in song and spectacle featuring music by master composer Scrumbly Koldewyn opening Thurs. March 19, 2015 (previews March 12, 13 & 14.). Inspired by the artistic revolution erupting in Paris nearly a century

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San Francisco | Tammie Brown in “Lip-synch Suicide” | First Ever Solo Show Tuesday Night!

Photo above by Jose A Guzman Colon Photography Not to be missed San Francisco! Tammie Brown, one of the biggest stars and most creative talents to ever have come out of RuPaul Drag Race is hitting the stage at the SF Oasis on March 17th, 2 shows only! Come out and support this unique babe! Tammie

Barney Frank Joined “Meet the Press” with Chuck Todd | “Our Reality as LGBT People Beat the Prejudice”

  Former Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) joined yesterday’s “Meet the Press” with Chuck Todd to discuss his new memoir, “Frank.” The former Democratic Congressman from Massachusetts says same-sex marriage has advanced because people stopped hiding. REP. BARNEY FRANK: “Well, I tell you, our reality as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender people beat the prejudice.  I mean, the central

Laws to Stop Marriage Equality Grow Increasingly Weird

  “Texas is pushing a proposed law that would let the state overrule the Supreme Court. There’s just one problem: they can’t actually do that. Alabama judges have decided that they don’t have to obey federal courts either, except that in reality, they do. And Oklahoma politician wants to switch from marriage licenses to marriage

Fitness Inspiration | Explosive Calisthenics with Al Kavadlo

  I always enjoy the video uploads from Youtuber Al Kavadlo. An inspiration combing fitness and fun. And they’re not back to look at (licks computer screen). Subscribe to Al Kavadlo Here | AlKavadlo.com | Facebook


“Beefcake” Book | The Golden Age Of Muscle Men (NSFW) | Foreword from Lady Bunny

Check out this new book from Petra Mason and published by Universe “brings you some of the hottest vintage male imagery from the mid-twentieth century.” Called “Beefcake,” this incredible documentation comes complete with a foreword from Lady Bunny. Check out the essay, as well as a selection of images from “Beefcake,” below. That Bunny she

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Handsome Beardy Bar of Soap | Traditional French-Milled Soap by Le Baigneur

“French-milled soap.” Although prior to last, night those words meant little more than pricey and heavily perfumed to me, I knew there were some redeeming qualities to be discovered. Historic label Le Baigneur supplied us with an assortment of pristinely packaged soap to test out. I could write for days about the brand’s beautiful graphic identity, but that’s for another time. Here’s a little info on its grooming


Watch the Latest Film for Antebellum, LA Fetish Gallery

Directed by Zaebear Creative Director & Producer~ Rick Castro Assistant Director~ Sebastian Mego Starring Emeka Barry morse Jeffery Hutchison Copjack Pawel Gregory Florek Raven Shadowmoon Adam Watkins Rick Castro “Blanket” Violet Talea Splink Raven Ricardo Carranza Rick Castro’s clothes & boots~  courtesy~ Rick Owens Masks by Raymond Sandoval The Very Thought of You~ Ray Nobel


New Issue of Handbook Magazine is Out! The Beefcake Quarterly

Handbook (now in its seventh year) is the 44 page black and white vintage styled alternative quarterly nude guys plus titillating articles. Handbook is artistically raw, editorially informal and historically black and white. www.handbookmen.com Follow Handbook on Facebook for all of the latest!    


“Castro Cares” Brings Services to San Francisco’s Castro/Upper Market Area

Im thrilled to bring some fantastic news. San Francisco has just rolled out a new program, Castro Cares, after much preparations, but to get it’s feet rooted, it still needs a little nudge. “Castro Cares, the local community based initiative to increase the quality of life for those at risk living on the street and for

“Meet Me in the Future Later” | A Short Film About Learning From Your Mistakes

Watch short film (Long ad for Converse) with cute scruffy men. A film by Kevin Mororsky. Written & directed by Kevin Morosky. Music by James Goodhead Part of the Converse #madebyyouproject Texts, trainers and heartbreak: a short film about learning from your mistakes Meet Me In The Future Later captures the essence of self-expression at

Anti-Gay Politicians Stop Bragging About Having a Gay Friend | Matt Baume’s Nod to the Golden Girls

No politician who says “but I have gay friends!” actually has any. So why do they keep saying it? Join four friends as they gather around the cheesecake to gab and gossip about the nature of friendship, sneaky lawmakers, and a certain notorious retirement community. Find more Matt Baume Instagram | Youtube | Twitter  

Watch the Official Trailer for HBO’s Kurt Cobain Documentary

  I’m not sure if saying I have been waiting for this is correct, but I’m really fucking curious to watch it. I’m not sure if I will be shocked by anything I see, because we have all seen a Kurt Cobain’s story before, but what we haven’t seen to the this degree before, is

Is Reality TV The Future of Space Travel? | Idea Channel | PBS Digital Studios

  I just want wrap a blanket around myself and Mike Rugnetta’s brain and cuddle with it on the couch, in hopes that some of his wit and smarts will absorb into my body. And it doesn’t hurt that he is was one burning hunk of love. (Ok, I got that out of my system) Mars

Your Brain On Shrooms | Video by Asap Science

Food (shrooms) for thought. How do “Magic Mushrooms” chemically alter your brain? Answered by Asap SCIENCE

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An Open Letter to Kid Rock About the Word ‘Gay’ from Dave Holmes is Fantastic

OK, I’m a little late to the game. This letter from David Holmes to Kid Rock came about last week. Prepping myself to interview Dave Holmes this afternoon, I read through this letter and it’s  just too fantastic not to share with you all. The letter originally appeared at www.esquire.com Dear Kid Rock, Congratulations on


Kickstart This Homoerotic Evangelical Exorcism Movie

From the Kickstarter Page: THE FILM Four young Evangelical missionaries set up a house church in the inner city of Los Angeles to try and save the neighborhood from a gang with Satanist tendencies. Jordan is a good Christian kid, except that he’s starting to have impure sexual thoughts about his close friend and fellow

Porn Stars Read Mean Comments About Themselves | Video

Check out Pornhub’s take on Jimmy Kimmel’s “Celebrities Reading Mean Tweets” segment – this one features porn stars reading mean comments about themselves on Pornhub. “The adult site partnered with Brampton-based YouTube comedy group 4YallEnt! To bring this skit to life, and finding a new side-splitting use for the always weird and hilariously raunchy comment

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Dave Franco Photographed by Ben Weller for Mr Porter

The cuter of the two brothers. Dave Franco photographed by Ben Weller and styled by Dan May, for MR PORTER.

GQ Senior Editor Says Men Should Embrace Their Baldness (VIDEO)

  Two top fights men battle as aging, the tummy spare tire and losing their hair. For those guys who are going bald, juts look at how sexy Walter White is. Look at Jimmy Somerville who we posted about yesterday. HuffPost Live writes:  GQ editor Jon Wilde is no stranger to fighting a losing battle against his hairline, and


Sleater-Kinney Selling Janet Weiss Drumsticks To Use With Drumless Version of “Bury Our Friends”

In the middle of winning 2015, Sleater-Kinney after reuniting, putting out a new album, No Cities to Love,  which I’ve already listened to so many times that if it were a skateboard I’d need new wheels, they are now selling Limited Edition Promark Janet Weiss drumsticks that come with a free download of a drumless version of Sleater-Kinney’s “Bury

“Check It” | New Documentary About America’s Only All-Gay Gang

    This project, “Check It,” will be amazing to see come to fruition. “Check It” is a documentary about America’s only all-gay gang. A few initial thoughts. Is this really the first all-gay gang? I read on Vice, “… Today, Check It has about 200 members, and they make their money committing crimes like petty theft, robbery, and


Sparkle Hooves | Sassy Gay Pony in New Online Comedy Video Series Based in Atlanta

  Ok, I was sent some information to check out the videos series by a sassy gay pony named Sparkle Hooves, how could I say no. All I can think about is Shirley Q. Liquor. Remember her? Check out all of the  Sparkle Hooves videos HERE, they’re short, fun and entertaining. I don’t know a thing about Atlanta,

Field Guide for Spotting Sneaky Homophobic Laws by Matt Baume

Matt Baume, who we have been watching his Marriage Watch News videos for some time now, is showing his playful side in batch of new videos, without losing any of it informative and witty punch. Matt Baume is my favorite kind of triple threat, brains, humor, and easy on the eyes. “A Field Guide for spotting and

Shirtless Scott Eastwood with Puppies in New “The Bachelor” Parody Video

    On the next season of ‘The Bachelor’ Scott Eastwood tries to find a new best friend. (I’m over here Scott, raises hand to the sky). Check below parody video from Funny or Die. The Bachelor With Dogs with Scott Eastwood from Funny Or Die


“Gender Blender” Photography by Eran Levi Plays with Masc Vs Femme

Photographer Eran Levi  has photographed this series of images called “Gender Blender,” plays with Masc Vs Femme imagery for Fashionably Male. See more fashionablymale.net Shot by Eran Levi Makeup by Dor Batito Models Roy Hobit , Gil Einy , Tom Shai, Or Ben-uliel , Federico Cesura and Nikos Kostas.   

Kelly Clarkson & Jimmy Fallon Doing a History of Duets Will Make You Seriously Happy!

Oh snap! I could watch this all day! Jimmy Fallon and Kelly Clarkson perform a medley of the greatest duets of all time, including: “I Got You Babe” – Sonny & Cher “Mockingbird” – James Taylor & Carly Simon “Islands In The Stream” – Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers “Don’t You Want Me” – The

Naked Athletic Hunk Running Down Beach in Slow-Mo Video is Mesmerizing | NSFW

  Divine beauty. To see the goods watch video below. “A naked man appears running along a pathway in slow motion. This video is a celebration of the beauty of the male nude body as it runs in absolute freedom, in a natural and wild environment. The body movements are a powerful stimulus for the


Beach Blanket Babylon Announce the 2015 “Scholarship for the arts” Program

  THE STEVE SILVER FOUNDATION & BEACH BLANKET BABYLON ANNOUNCE THE 2015 “SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE ARTS” PROGRAM •   •   •   •   •   •   •   •   •   •   •   • $30,000 to be awarded to Bay Area high school seniors   Online Entries Accepted!  Producer Jo Schuman Silver, The Steve Silver Foundation and Beach Blanket Babylon – the world’s longest


How American’s Refer to the Male Member | Peen, Dick, Pecker, Cock…

Food for thought. Well, ummm, dick for thought. A Rod By Any Other Name by PornHub Insights Are you a dick? Or maybe you’re more of a cock person. Either way, everyone has their preferred term of endearment for what is more clinically called the penis. In today’s installment of Pornhub Insights, our trusty team

Texas Gets Things Wrong | Marriage News Watch with Matt Baume

  “Texas lawmakers are gunning for the judge who let two lesbians to get married. Meanwhile, homophobic lawmakers celebrate the 10th anniversary of the state’s marriage ban. There’s just one problem: the law will probably be overturned before it actually turns ten. Plus various native American tribes are in the process of legalizing marriage.” American

Lumbersexuals vs Metrosexuals | New Steam Room Stories Video

  “Dude, let’s log jam.” Check out the new video from SteamRoomStories.com where whining guys compete to be the sexiest most desired guy in the steam room. Is it the “Lumbersexuals” or the “Metrosexuals?” How are  we suppose to choose, we haven’t even seen their junk yet! Video by Steam Room Stories See more at  www.SteamRoomStories.com

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Chris Salvatore Stunning in Photographs by Carlos Moscat

Yesterday we gave you Chris Salvatore’s heart felt cover of “Hallelujah,” which was a big hit, and today we serve up Chris Salvatore giving it all to photographer  Carlos Moscat. Chris wants your vote for Out Magazine‘s Most Eligible Bachelor! Click the link and find him and click vote. http://www.out.com/100-most-eligible-bachelors-2015 www.carlosmoscatphotography.com Follow Chris on FACEBOOK | TWITTER | INSTAGRAM | www.ChrisSalvatore.com

How to Trim a Beard | The Art of Manliness Video

Tame that monster. Learn how to trim a beard from Thad Forrester at Hudson Hawk Barber Shop in Springfield, MO hudsonhawkbarbers.com Reviving the lost art of manliness with a manly video every Friday. http://artofmanliness.com


Kickstart StevenBe’s Reality Show | “If Knitters Were Rock Gods, This is What it Would Look Like”

  Straight from the mouth of the kickstarter page: StevenBe is more than a store. He’s more than a person. And we want to make sure he’s more than just a one-time experience. We want to share him with the world!   This is a Kickstarter campaign to fund a short reality series starring none other


Dan Savage’s Amateur Dirty Movie Festival: HUMP! Kicks Off the 2nd Annual International Tour

  Dan Savage, best known for his internationally syndicated relationship and sex advice column, Savage Love, and as the co-creator of the It Gets Better Project, decided in 2005 to challenge his Pacific NW readers to “get their hands dirty” and create good, old-fashion homemade porn. With no limits or stipulations the winning film shorts