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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 Comprised entirely of previously unseen and unpublished work, Volume 2 picks up where the first volume left off—contributing a new and important body of […]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!

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Inspiration | Extreme Endurance Athlete Gavan Hennigan Living Life to Its Fullest

Learning about extreme endurance athlete Gavan Hennigan has shook me to my core, made me look inward and ask, “Am I living a life I want to remember?” I find myself couch bound nowadays more than ever. A slave to the internet, writing and capturing stories about others living their lives to the fullest and […]

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Laverne Cox Narrates Moving ACLU Video About Trans Rights

Co-directed/sound-designed by Kim Boekbinder featuring an intro snippet of her song “Fractal,” – an ode to gender fluidity – off the upcoming album, Noisewitch (out on 9/8.) The video is illustrated by the amazing Molly Crabapple, and is narrated by the life-giving Laverne Cox.     “Every day, people question why we advocate for trans rights. “How many […]

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Krispy Kreme Celebrates Solar Eclipse by Debuting Chocolate Glazed Donut

Just put it in me ASAP! Chocolate Glaze at Krispy Kreme can only mean one thing: Chocolate Glazed Doughnuts. Just in time for the solar eclipse, Krispy Kreme’s Original Glaze is going chocolate. Get them fresh with the evening Hot Lights on Saturday 8/19 and Sunday 8/20, and the morning and evening Hot Lights on […]

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Pussy Riot Members Detained After Prison Protest

  Pitchfork reports — Pussy Riot’s Masha Alekhina and Olya Borisova were briefly detained in Yakutsk, Siberia this morning after protesting the detention of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, The Washington Post reports. Yesterday, the pair had unveiled a “Free Sentsov” banner and set off flares on a bridge near the detention center holding Sentsov, according […]

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“Love is Not a Crime” Photo Series a Response of Abuse of Homosexuals Around the World

Due to the ongoing torture and persecution of homosexual men in Chechnya, Scoop Models, Won Hundred and Amnesty International have together created a t-shirt where all proceeds go to Amnesty International and their work to support better conditions for the persecuted men in Chechnya. “Abuse of homosexuals are occurring in many places around the world, […]

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Bro-Zone | Try Guys Try The Naked Japanese Tablecloth Trick

  So dumb all of it. Watched every second of it. The Try Guys proudly present The Try Vlog: new videos releasing every other week that give you a more raw and real look into their crazy, everyday lives as best friends! #tryceratops Video from BuzzFeedVideo

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Amy Sedaris and Jane Krakowski Sing About Glue | First Looks at “At Home with Amy Sedaris”

The country needs this right now. Amy Sedaris and Jane Krakowski, sing about glue. TruTV just released the first look at Sedaris’  domestic design show satire At Home with Amy Sedaris. Can I get an amen. Take a peek below. truTV  reports “will revolve around a traditional theme, such as: entertaining the grieving, the craft of love making, […]

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Hot Tub Confessional w/ Zach Anner & Hannah Cranston | Earth Your While

Our hero, Zach Anner, jumps in the hot tub with a babe and talks climate change with strangers in the park. Zach Anner, a self-proclaimed “climate change idiot” is here to find out what the hell climate change is and what people across America are doing (or not doing) about it! In “Earth Your While,” join […]

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Ben Toms Releases a Series of Surreal Postcards

Dazed — “What would we find if we looked at your phone? “A lot of photos of my praying mantises and bonsai trees,” photographer Ben Toms once told us. By the look of his latest project, he wasn’t kidding – released today at the San Francisco Art Book Fair, a box of postcards serialises his enigmatic […]

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NSFW | “MACHOS” | New Film by Antonio Da Silva | Don’t Watch Unless You Like Lots and Lots of D

MACHOS by Antonio Da Silva In February this year (2017) Antonio Da Silva went to Mexico to produce the new film about Mexican men (MACHOS). Antonio Da Silva states, “Sex with Mexicans can be very exciting and dangerous. The macho attitude makes aggressive and rude sex to be common not just between gay men but with straight men […]

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HIV Prevention Video For Guys Who Hate Condoms

The PrEP Project is safer sex-ed for the 21st century, taking the fear out of the HIV epidemic with fun and outrageous frankness. We address what guys really do in bed, free from judgement, stigma, and shame. With Mr. Leather LA as your guide, learn about PrEP, undetectable status, STIs and more! Please read our […]

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“Freak Show” is the Closing Night Gala Film at Outfest this Sunday | Watch Clip

Director Trudie Styler’s FREAK SHOW will play Outfest Los Angeles as the Closing Night Gala film this Sunday, July 16. The film stars Alex Lawther, Abigail Breslin, Laverne Cox, Ian Nelson, AnnaSophia Robb and Bette Midler. Based on the award-winning cult novel by James St. James, FREAK SHOW tells the moving, heartbreaking and hilarious story of Billy Bloom, a boldly confident and eccentric teenager who faces intolerance and persecution at […]

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Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement Takes Award-Winning Latinx Documentary on a California Community Tour

Los Angeles, CA — Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement (Familia: TQLM) launches a five-city CA tour of “El Canto Del Colibri” in collaboration with Frameline and The California Endowment. The tour was launched in San Diego on June 23, 2017 in partnership with the San Diego LGBTQ Community Center and will continue with the second […]