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“I’m Not Gay” Music Video – Funny or Offensive?

“I’m Not Gay” Music Video – Funny or Offensive?

Being gay as the butt of the joke is always offensive to me, whether I laughed at several part of this video or not. J Pee created by Jesse Pepe I’M NOT GAY Written and Performed by: Jesse Pepe   esse Pepe Facebook Fanpage: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jesse-… Jesse Pepe Twitter: https://twitter.com/JessePepe1111 Ryan Turner’s (director) Facebook Fanpage https://www.facebook.com/RyanTurnerPr…

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Hair Ball of the Day: John Waters Photographed by Terry Richardson

  John Waters shot by Terry Richardson for Le magazine du Monde… out now! terrysdiary.com  


Adidas Chelsea FC Kit: It’s Blue, What Else Matters? : Video

  In today’s WTF file. It’s blue, what else matters? — Pre-order: 2013/14 adidas Chelsea FC kit WITHOUT seeing it. As seasonal football kits are unveiled every year ahead of the start of a team’s upcoming campaign,adidas finally asks “It’s Blue, What Else Matters?” with regards to its new uniforms for Chelsea FC. Founded in 1905

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Willam, Sharon, Raja, Alaska, Mario Diaz and Chad Sanders: “RuPaulogize” Music Video

  I can’t help to think that there is some honest shade going on here. RePaul’s girls Willam, Sharon, Raja,  Alaska and LA’s finest Mario Diaz and Chad Sanders skate their fine asses off. “RuPaulogize” BUY IT HERE  


New Music: Empire Of The Sun – “Alive”

Pre-Order Launches Today For Album, Set For June 18 Release   Band Makes Its U.S. Television Debut On “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” On June 18     Today Empire of the Sun unveiled the cover art and track listing for its second album, Ice On The Dune. Astralwerks will release the album in the U.S. on

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“Holy War” A Light Painting Photography Slideshow Video by Boots Bryant

“Light painting photography I’ve taken – set to music. What you see is achieved in camera, not painted in with computer software.”Boots Bryant Follow Boots Bryant on FACEBOOK and TWITTER

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Joan Jett Debuts New Song with Special Guest Laura Jane Grace: “Soulmates to Stangers”: Video

Sorry, can’t talk! My inner lesbian is having a wet dream! Thanks Jon F. for the tip. Brand new song for Joan Jett, first time played at a live show w/special guest Laura Jane Grace! Silver Springs, FL Read more at suburbanapologist.com  

Logan Lynn by Corey Smith

Summer Tour Special: Own Logan Lynn’s Entire Discography (2000-2013) For Just $50!

Logan Lynn Complete Discography 116 Songs – All 14 Official Logan Lynn Releases (2000-2013) High Quality Masters Never Before Released! Summer Tour Special: $50 Catch Logan on Tour this Summer. More info HERE   Included in this package:   – Albums – Tramp Stamps and Birthmarks (2012) Blood In The Water (2011) I Killed Tomorrow

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Instructional How To Look Busy At Work But Be A Lazy Bastard Video

Wow, he actually gives some excellent tips on how to be lazy as shit at work, take extended lunch breaks and how to sneak out of the office early! A real jacket and a chair jacket, who knew? Ever wish you could leave the office and get paid for the privilege? Mike Capes is going

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JOHN HOMOSOCIAL’S New Party Promo Everything and a Bag of Chips: Video

The perfect marriage of sexy, art and seduction. Newest party promo for JOHN HOMOSOCIAL out of  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia everything, a  bag of chips, a large soda and a banana split! Somebody get director / Editor Nik Dimopoulos some kind of award ASAP! Follow JOHN HOMOSOCIAL on FACEBOOK   JOHN HOMOSOCIAL – a dance cult for folk who worship men ^.^.^.^.^.^.^.^.^.^. when

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Don’t Be The Naked Hulk, Move To Amend Campaign #1: Video

  Sign the Petition at Move To Amend  Written by Lee Camp and Dennis Trainor, Jr Directed by Dennis Trainor, Jr Nearly 300,00 people have signed the Move To Amend petition that states: We, the People of the United States of America, reject the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling and other related cases, and

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Garbage & Screaming Females Cover Patti Smith’s “Because The Night”: Video

I am completely salivating for this song. Garbage & Screaming Females in the studio recording “Because The Night” for their 2013 Record Store Day 10″ vinyl release. This will be be released on limited edition vinyl for Record Store Day on April 20th.  

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Tegan and Sara – “I Was A Fool” Official Lyric Video

“I Was A Fool” by Tegan and Sara – Lyric Video (From the album ‘Heartthrob’). Directed by Travis Hopkins. Download ‘Heartthrob’ Here

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“Adults Only” Teaser Clip: Encounter at a Porn Arcade Opens a Peephole to Unexpected Possibilities

Story: Matthew is haunted by recurring memories of a lost love. Like an old black and white film on an endless loop, scenes from the past make sleep impossible.   He spends his days riding the subway, walking the streets, unable to relate to anyone. 
Walking home one late night, Matthew observes two men hurriedly

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Watch A-Trak & Tommy Trash’s “Tuna Melt” Official Music Video

Yep, that’s what the title says. A-Trak & Tommy Trash “Tuna Melt” Director: Ryan Staake Fool’s Gold Records Buy Tuna Melt EP here: http://smarturl.it/TunaMeltEP Buy Tuna Melt Remix EP here: http://smarturl.it/TunaMeltRemixes  

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Stephen Colbert and Allan Cumming’s Duet Address’ Brad Paisley’s “Accidental Racist” Controversy

Thank you from the heavens above for this! Stephen Colbert and Allan Cumming join forces to address Brad Paisley’s “Accidental Racist”  controversy. Stephen Colbert declares, “This level of unifying suckage has inspired me to write my own awful song in the hopes of bridging another deep cultural rift in America – the gay marriage divide.” The Colbert

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“Define Me” by Ryan Amador Featuring Jo Lampert Gives Graphic Visuals of Unwanted Labels: Video

  Singer songwriter Ryan Amador, based out of Brooklyn,released new video for his song “Define Me” featuring Jo Lampert of the band Avan Lava. “Define Me” gives us a graphic insight into how people deal with the unwanted labels put on people because of their sexuality. The video was directed by Tom Gustafson (Were The World Mine,

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Hudson Taylor Opens the Closet Door and Encourages Other LGBT Allies to Come Out: Video

  LGBTQ ally Hudson Taylor of Athlete Ally , and a supporter for equal rights for everyone, makes short video encouraging others to take that first step in becoming an ally to the LGBTQ community. “Doing something that others may not understand takes courage. Coming out of the closet isn’t easy for anyone, even the allies,” states


San Francisco: The Hangover Brigade and More at Hotel Utah This Friday April 19th

“Jump off your left leg, high-five night at the Hotel Utah Saloon in SF.”  Blisses B 21+ TICKETS are $8 pre-sale, $10 at the door BUY TICKETS HERE   Click on band name below to find out more about the. We all know my fave is The Hangover Brigade. Watch video below and you will see why.

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X-Rated “Hallelujah (How I Blew Ya)” Piano Concerto in BJ Minor by Sherry Vine: Video

What can one say? Sherry’s mother must be so proud. Directed by Francis Von Legge. Hair Wigbar.com. recorded by Matthew Doers. Filmed at Gibson studios. www.sherryvine.com

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ Official Music Video for “Can’t Hold Us”

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis present the official music video for Can’t Hold Us feat. Ray Dalton. Note from Ryan Lewis: It seems like when a music video comes out, the title that receives all of the credit and travels with a film is that of the director. It’s as though the director is the “artist”


8.5 The Fragrance by Matthew Camp With Racy 20 Second NSFW Video

The pic above of says a thousand words, dirty ones,  but what does the fragrance named “8.5” say ? NYC based artist and designer named Matthew Camp recently released a fragrance named “8.5” that is specifically designed to compliment the natural male chemistry. I am awaiting a sample in the mail so I’ll have to get back to


Brand Spanking New Music Video by Mykki Blanco for ‘Feeling Special’

As part of the District MTV ethos is very much about supporting young emerging artists as part of the ‘District MTV x …’ initiative, districtmtv.co.uk have collaborated with Mykki on his forthcoming video, “Feeling Special”, directed by Danny Sangra. “Feeling Special” from Mykki Blanco’s debut EP Betty Rubble: The Initiation is out May 21. Follow Mykki Blanco on Twitter and Facebook


Hair Ball of the Day: Christeene by Austin Young, Buy a Piece Of Her on Fab.com

  Christeene Vale by Austin Young   Photographer Austin Young’s stunning portrait of his model Christeene Vale—the American drag performer who sports a yellow shirtdress and a seductive pout in this image—showcases his hallmark compositional simplicity Signed and numbered by the artist, the print has a stark prink background that makes its subject’s features pop. Crazy big sale on Fab.com $100

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This “Poop is on Fire” (Girl on Fire – Alicia Keys Parody): Watch Video

  Oh lord you know I love a good poop joke! Lyrics: David Craig & Kiirstin Marilyn Vocals: Kiirstin Marilyn & David Craig

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Rapper Cakes Da Killa Does Not Want To Be The Next “Queer Rap Icon,” But….

“The umbrella term of ‘queer’ isn’t really a part of my vocabulary. But, you know, if that’s how people want to label it, that’s fine — as long as they’re listening.” Well, it seems to me that everything the Cakes says about himself is exactly how are describe the term ‘queer.’ The word I would


Accidental Bear Summer Tour T-Shirts Designed by Ed Luce of Wuvable Oaf Comics Go on Sale Today!

  We are all so thrilled to have teamed up with one of our favorite queer artists (stud), Ed Luce of Wuvable Oaf Comics, to design this years Accidental Bear Summer Benefit Tour For LGBTQ Mental Health Services, rocking original tour t-shirts. This will no doubt become a collectors item, with the burly Oaf front and center

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Modern Bear’s Travis Smith Visits The Ace Hotel in Palm Springs: Video

  Our friends over at Modern Bear, hell we love these guys so much, let’s say our family,  Travis Smith tours the hipster Ace Hotel in Palm Springs during Modernism Week! Check out that pool! Follow the men of Modern Bear on FACEBOOK.

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“Man of Steel” is a Muscle Cub: Watch Trailer 3

  The official Facebook page for MAN OF STEEL. In theaters June 14, 2013. Description From Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures comes “Man of Steel,” starring Henry Cavill (“Immortals,” TV’s “The Tudors”) in the role of Clark Kent/Superman, under the direction of Zack Snyder (“300,” “Watchmen”). A young boy learns that he has extraordinary


Two More Southern California Meningitis Deaths Come to Light

  By Brandon Lowrey Two more recent Southern California bacterial meningitis deaths have come to light after the illness rapidly killed a West Hollywood man last week. Brett Shaad, 33, a West Hollywood attorney died on Saturday night. Officials in West Hollywood quickly alerted the gay community to the case of the sometimes deadly, contagious infection. The AIDS Healthcare


Evocative Portraits of Transgender Youth by Bettina Rheims

  by AMANDA GORENCE Gender Studies is a portrait series by Parisian photographer Bettina Rheimsexploring 25 people who evade the categorization of being male or female. Working with young transgender subjects, Rheims became fascinated by their androgyny and the transitional states of change and balance between both sexes. An exchange between the viewer and subject, the series is


Meet Singer YUZIMA: He Begins Work on New LP “The Machine”

  YUZIMA BEGINS WORK ON BIG THEMED NEW LP THE MACHINE Over the last several months, YUZIMA has started compiling lyrics, melodies and  concepts for his ambitious new LP The Machine. Yuzima explains the concept: “We are all living in a machine, big machines and small ones, we are each our own machine so this album will focus on the things

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“Anal Sex” by John Corvino: Do Butt Babies Come From Anal Sex?: Watch Video

“John Corvino addresses those who seem to think there’s nothing more to gay sex than anal sex and explains how squeamish visceral reactions can sometimes masquerade as moral judgments. Dr. John Corvino, also known as the “Gay Moralist,” is a writer, speaker, and philosophy professor at Wayne State University in Detroit. He is the author

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Big Dipper Hand Feeds Us “Dick Hang Low” Produced by Good Goose: Listen Up

“Big Dipper brings the raunch and Good Goose brings the fire on this club track.” soundcloud.com Catch Big Dipper on Accidental Bear’s Queer Music Tour this summer! Follow him on Facebook and bigdippermusic.tumblr.com for all up coming appearances!  

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Watch Diamond Rings Play “Runaway Love” in the Moog Sound Lab

  “The Moog Sound Lab is a video series where bands and artists are invited to perform in the Moog Music factory in Asheville, North Carolina. With an arsenal of Moog equipment at their disposal, the musicians offer radically new takes on their material. The first in the series, which has been premiering here at BrooklynVegan, was Toro

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Let’s Talk about Sex | Interview with Connor Habib

    Do you need another reason to love Conner Habib? Watch video below, that should close the deal. Abby Martin talks to sex and relationship expert, Connor Habib, about the defunding of sex education from public schools and that taboos surrounding pornography. breakingtheset Follow Conner HERE  

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Pedro Marin’s “The Saint” Official Music Video

How exotic, it’s in another language and I’m too lazy to put it through Google Translate, true story. Del proyecto “Hombre Mecánico”. “The Saint” Producido por Stefano Maccarrone (S.Maccarrone/P.Marín) del álbum “Hombre Mecánico” (2013) . Grabado en Abuelita Studios (Barcelona). Camara:P.Marín/A.Dargallo ©Pedro Marín para ©Mainman Inc. Videoclip dirigido por ©Pedro Marín para ©Mainman Inc. (2013).

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New Music: Moby & Mark Lanegan ‘The Lonely Night’ – Official video

Music: ‘The Lonely Night’ by Moby & Mark Lanegan Cinematography & Direction: Colin Rich (http://deer-dog.com) In celebration of 2013’s Record Store Day, taking place on Saturday 20th April, moby and Mark Lanegan have collaborated on an exclusive track to be released as a limited edition 7″ on 20th April. The Lonely Night 7″ comes backed


“Freier Fall”: Gay German Film Opens MoMA’s Kino! Exhibition: Watch Trailer

Continuing a long tradition of celebrating emerging visions from German filmmakers, we are pleased to present MoMA’s 35th annual series of new films from Germany. Selected from major international festivals, including this year’s Berlin International Film Festival, the series features popular narrative, documentary, and avant-garde works that demonstrate Germany’s vital role as an incubator of


The Cliks’ Lucas Silveira, Back from Hiatus, Transitioned, Brand-New Man, New Album

  I am embarrassed ti say this is my first time hearing The Cliks, but happy to report they after hearing their sound, they were promptly downloaded on to every audio device I own. You should do the same. “After a four-year hiatus and a transition that threatened his singing voice, the Cliks’ Lucas Silveira is