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Marriage Wins in Rhode Island! Now Here’s What’s Next: May 6 Marriage News Watch

Marriage Wins in Rhode Island! Now Here’s What’s Next: May 6 Marriage News Watch

“Another state finally recognizes the freedom to marry, bringing the national total to ten. With work accelerating in Delaware and Illinois, that could increase to eleven or twelve in the next few weeks. Civil unions start in Colorado, and a civil union bill in tiny Arizona town could bring about civil unions for the whole

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Gays Beware PSA with Jesse Tyler Ferguson, George Takei & Brad Goreski : Funny or Die Video

  A PSA about the dangerous individuals that oppose marriage equality with the triple threat Jesse Tyler Ferguson, George Takei & Brad Goreski. Brilliant minds making awesome videos. Gays Beware with Jesse Tyler Ferguson and George Takei from Jesse Tyler Ferguson

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Party: “Room Service” Goes Cruising with Bestival – Watch Full Trailer

Party promos are getting out of control fun. ROOM SERVICE GOES CRUISING WITH BESTIVAL – SEPTEMBER 2013 London and New York’s hottest gay party hits you hard and deep with their festival premier, exclusive to Bestival 2013. A soundtrack of killer underground house beats and aural stimulation from GoGo boys, plus some obligatory tranny madness

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Bearded Babe Will Teach You How to Speak ‘Duckish’ : Video

  This guys gives good voice for days! “With hundreds of unique dialects of English, there’s a reason we have our own dictionary. Watch Chris explain the word duckish. Which, incidentally, has little to do with ducks. ” NewfoundlandLabrador http://www.newfoundlandlabrador.com  

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Watch: Book of Mormon: Party Bus Edition

  Sunday shits and giggles! Watch this video of the Book of Mormon: Party Bus Edition Featuring Tim Koll, Sam Leicht, Leland Raymond, Damian Wille, and Logan Lang. via Samuel Leicht

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Mathu Andersen Gives James St. James the Royal Treatment : Transformations Video

    See, you can polish a turd. The stunning beardy wonder Mathu Andersen joins James St. James in this weeks Transformations for World of Wonder. Is Mathu even human, because in my eyes he’s godly. Watch Tuesday After Noon: James St James’ Transformations HERE

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Lots of Man Flesh in Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” Parody Video


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How Does Lil Dicky Size Up to the “Ex-Boyfriend” : Knee-Slapping Video

  Freaking cute video about a guy comparing himself with his girlfriends ex-boyfriend. I don’t know Lil Dicky but I think you have it going on. Now send me side by side dick pics of you and the ex-boyfriend pronto! First music video off of Dicky’s debut mixtape, “So Hard.” Download the free mixtape HERE

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Stereogamous Feat. Shaun J Wright: “Face Love Anew” Video by Leo Herrera

  This is what you might call a collaboration of powerhouses. VINYL  (includes remixes by Jason Kendig and Discodromo)   directed by Jeremy Stewart. Still and Moving stillandmovingtv.com filmed by Leo Herrera. Herrera Images. homochic.com DIGITAL available through all outlets: Beatport, Juno, iTunes, Amazon & more (includes remixes by Horse Meat Disco, Kim Ann Foxman (Needwant), The Miracle’s


Singer Michael Van London is the Real Deal! “Downtown” Official Music Video

I had the pleasure of having Los Angeles singer Michael Van London perform at a live music gig I organized last sunday at the Eagle LA, Accidental Bear Bust ExtravaGRRRnza (See Photos), and excuse my language, he fucking nailed it. Michael performed as Michael Van London & Big Bad Pony and gave a stadium size performance in this


New Music: Former Lead Singer of Bearforce1 Now Circuit21 Drops “Love In The Shadows” : Music Video

  This reminds me of a time when music was just plain fun and made you feel good. The sound Circuit21 in my humble opinion gives nods toward some of my favorites from back in the day, Erasure and Dead or Alive. The Randy Report writes: New from Robert Brown, the former lead singer of Bearforce1,

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Wrong Weather: Rui Costa In “Cloud9″ Photographed by Frederico Marins

Model: Rui Costa Stylist: Fernando Bastos Pereira Photographer: Frederico Marins Source: www.wrongweather.net

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NIGHTLIFE #4 – An All New Gay Erotic Comic in Digital PDF Format: Watch Trailer

      How amazing it that one of the video studs gets out of a wheel chair! Breaking the stigma of those with handicaps. NIGHTLIFE #4 is the first, all new, first-to-digital comic release by the team who brought you NIGHTLIFE (2009, hardcover, Bruno Gmünder Verlag). “NIGHTLIFE is a blistering, erotic tour-de-force. Part thermonuclear


Plastic Surgery With Magazines Cutouts by Metra Bruno and Laurence Jeanson

“French photographers Metra Bruno and Laurence Jeanson have created a series of portraits of people who look like they have had cosmetic surgery. But in fact they applied sticky pieces of magazine photos on the faces of their models.” 123inspiration.com The results are gorgeous (sarcasm).

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Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul Photographed by Terry Richardson Gives Me a Chubby

Check more Terry Richardson awesomeness at  terrysdiary.com    


Another Study Suggests Those Who Are Most Homophobic Might Actually Be Gay

True or not , I love studies like this. They make people think. By RICHARD M. RYAN and WILLIAM S. RYAN at New York Times: In recent years, Ted Haggard, an evangelical leader who preached that homosexuality was a sin, resigned after a scandal involving a former male prostitute; Larry Craig, a United States senator

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Socially Progressive War Poets Performing in San Francisco Sunday 9th at The Hotel Utah

Who are the War Poets you ask? Dulce et Decorum Est is the first full-length album from War Poets, a new band featuring five veterans of Minnesota’s pop/rock scene. The debut was released December 2012. Preceded by the lead single “Close Enough,” a socially progressive song about gay marriage, Dulce et Decorum Est takes a look at the modern world. The songs

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Teddy (Bear) Has An Operation: Video

  The most wonderful and disturbing thing you will see all week, ok it’s a fucked up world we live in, most fucked up thing you see  will see today. “Teddy Has An Operation” video is from Youtuber zefrank1.

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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Shoot The Breeze with Colbert and Perform “Same Love”

I seriously love this dude! Macklemore is my favorite straight ally to date, besides Ben Cohen, duh! “I think that in the last year alone hip-hop has made great strides in terms of being more open-minded,” Macklemore tells Stephen Colbert. After that Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performed  their anthem about marriage equality, “Same Love.” The Colbert Report Get


‘In Fashion’ – A Conversation With Designer Jeremy Scott: Uncut Video Footage

    “Interviewed by Lou Stoppard on Thursday 25 April 2013. On-demand uncut footage available for a limited time only.” SHOWstudio


5 “As Worn By” Music Icons Portraits Feat. Kurt Cobain, Malcolm McLaren, Axl Rose, Henry Rollins and More

  “Goodhood Store once again treats us to a fine selection of illustrative portraiture by Clara Lacy. “As Worn By” features illustrations of Ian Curtis, Kurt Cobain, Malcolm McLaren, Axl Rose and Henry Rollins – all wearing the latest clothing from their Spring Summer 2013 collection including Norse Projects, Neighborhood, Wood Wood, Soulland and more. ” www.selectism.com


Why Aren’t More Gay Artists Performing at Pride? By Singer Eric Himan

Singer and friend Eric Himan nails this one the head and gives us a mouthful of food for thought! I personally know some outrageously talented LGBTQ singers who are asked to play Pride Festivals for free, but then the organizers drag in some has been from the 90’s for $10,000.   BY Eric Himan for the


New Music: The Striking Vincent Minor Releases “Dead Air” : Official Music Video

I roll out the red carpet for Official Music Video by Vincent Minor performing “Dead Air.” Vincent tells me, “…it’s from a song ‘Dead Air’ off my self titled debut album released in 2010 and so many demons came up that almost made it not see the light of day but it’s finally hit the

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Watch Ryan Lochte Shave His Legs, Just Because You Can: Video

  Just swim Ryan, don’t talk, shhhh “Ryan Lochte is growing on us (though we’re still not sure if his schtick is real, or some kind of performance art). In this exclusive clip from this week’s show, he lets us in on a trade secret. On a day before a big meet, he answers the age


Andy Roddick & Mardy Fish Join Athlete Ally: First Male Tennis Players Take Stand Against Homophobia

Athlete Ally Announcement  – NEW YORK,  APRIL 30, 2013- American star tennis players and good friends Andy Roddick and Mardy Fish have become the first professional men’s tennis players to align with Athlete Ally, a leading organization working to raise awareness about and end homophobia in sports. This announcement comes as part of Athlete Ally’s

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Cunt Face Janet Porter’s Latest: Homosexuality Is ‘Even More Dangerous’ Than Cigarette Smoking

What can you really say about this besides, what an uneducated ignorant cunt that needs to get laid. Janet Porter of Faith 2 Action makes a horrible anti-gay movie.  

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New Report from SAGE Examines the Unique Challenges of LGBT Elders of Color

Windy City Times report: Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) released a policy report in April for National Minority Health Month that highlighted the rapidly growing population of LGBT elders of color and the disparities in healthcare they face. The report, titled “Health Equity and LGBT Elders of Color: Recommendations for Policy and Practice,”

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“SHIFT IT” – Amazing Sleazy Transmission Commercial, Be Prepared to Be Creeped Out: Video

  …or turned on! The Official Commercial for Arlen’s Transmission in Burbank, CA. Visit at arlentransmission.com Watch the behind the scenes of the making of this commercial HERE!  

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“No Hetero” by The Discipline Committee: Watch Video

  Are you afraid that your friend might be straight? Well, grasp your pearls and enjoy this video by The Discipline Committee which addresses just that. Follow The Discipline Committee on Facebook if you want to, or not.


Presidential Proclamation: May is National Mental Health Awareness Month 2013

NATIONAL MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH, 2013 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Today, tens of millions of Americans are living with the burden of a mental health problem. They shoulder conditions like depression and anxiety, post-traumatic stress and bipolar disorder — debilitating illnesses

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BAAAHS: Big Ass Amazingly Awesome Homosexual Sheep (Bus): Kickstart Queer Art!

Enjoy the gratuitous screenshots from the men in this awesome Kickstarter Video below: READ MORE AND KICKSTART HERE READ MORE AND KICKSTART HERE I stand up out of my seat and applaud this type of out of the box creativity. And even better when it’s presented to me by men that I want to use as

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Headmaster No. 5 for the Sophisticated Man-Lover Is Here! And They’re Throwing A Party!

If you’re happy and you know clap your hands!!! Headmaster is the biannual print magazine for the sophisticated man-lover who appreciates smart writing and thought-provoking art. From its home base in Providence, Rhode Island, the editors of Headmaster write assignments for some of the world’s most talented man-loving artists. The completed assignments in turn become


Hair Balls of the Day: Adrian + Shane: 2 Artists Working As 1

    I am madly in love with these guys. Adrian+Shane are two artists working as one since 1998. Follow these men: facebook twitter myspace flickr youtube


Tickets For AB Summer Music Benefit/Tour With Logan Lynn, Big Dipper, Conquistador, Darling Gunsel, and Rica Shay On Sale TODAY!

Tickets for the Accidental Bear Queer Music Summer Tour Benefit For LGBTQ Mental Health Services & Suicide Prevention with Logan Lynn, Big Dipper, Conquistador, Darling Gunsel, and Rica Shay just went on sale this morning! San Francisco, Los Angeles, Portland, Seattle, and New York City here we come. The proceeds from this tour go to Ali Forney Center (NYC), Pride Foundation (Seattle), Q Center


James Franco’s S & M Birthday Cake, Sugar Dildo Included: Photo

  James Franco turned 35 last month, but it looks like he was still celebrating while attending the 15th annual Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, where he was honored for his contributions to the LGBT community. From South Beach the multihyphenate homophile shared this pic of a S&M-themed birthday cake with “James” written in icing next to

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No Real AIDS Cure, But a Step Forward Says The New York Times: Video

    “The Times’s Donald G. McNeil Jr. explains the unusual cases in which H.I.V. has seemingly been killed with drugs, and what can be learned from them.” TheNewYorkTimes Read the story HERE

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How to Shave Like Your Grandpa: Instructional Video from Art of Manliness

What a fine stylized piece of helpful art. We here at Accidental Bear Website love the folks over at Art of Manliness! Enjoy this introduction to safety razor shaving in this video version of the popular Art of Manliness article HERE

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Marina and the Diamonds + Charli XCX: “Just Desserts”: Video

Get on this! TRUE ROMANCE the debut album from Charli XCX is out now! Check it out on iTunes  CHARLI XCX http://www.facebook.com/charlixcxmusic http://twitter.com/charli_xcx http://charlixcxmusic.com MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS http://www.marinaandthediamonds.com http://www.facebook.com/marinaandthed… http://twitter.com/marinasdiamonds

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Perpetual Detour’s Tongue-in-Cheek Perspective of Lesbian Relationships: “What if it was you?” Video

Official music video for “What if it was you?” by Perpetual Detour. This stop motion Lego video was shot over 2 months and required approximately 60 hours of work to complete. Over 1600 individual pictures were used in the video (not counting the hundreds of unused pics). This was our first attempt at stop motion;

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Your Balls Are More Beautiful Than You Think: Dove’s “Real Beauty Sketches” Ad Campaign Video

  Watch the latest parody of Dove’s viral “Real Beauty Sketches” ad campaign that explores how men view their own balls in contrast to what others see. As it turns out, men, too, are their own worst beauty critics.