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Is that Jizz? Banned Hungarian Poster For “Shame”

 I wonder why the poster for Fox Searchlight’s “Shame,” starring Michael Fassbender (and his penis) was banned? ( Shame, the sophomore effort of transgressive filmmaker Steve McQueen, has been an indie cloaked in scandal since its premiere at the 68th Venice International Film Festival last fall. From there, word arose that both of Shame‘s leads, the


Hair Ball of the Day: Where Did My Face Go?

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A Relational Perspective on The Psychological Treatment of Gay Men: Treating Symptoms or Treating People?

In Continuing on our health journey, our brother site, Inside First :Men’s Health Resource, we are aiming for better health, current and quality  information on issues of mental health, fitness and nutrition. We are expanding and strengthening our team everday. Below our teams newest contributor, Dr. Todd Troutman. “Dr. Troutman holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and a

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Trailer For “Call Me Kuchu”: The Work of Ugandan Gay Activist David Kato, Who Was Murdered

A new film documents the work of Ugandan gay activist David Kato, who was murdered a year ago yesterday. Synopsis In Uganda, a new bill threatens to make homosexuality punishable by death. David Kato – Uganda’s first openly gay man – and his fellow activists work against the clock to defeat the legislation while combatting vicious persecution in

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Video: Al Franken on Marriage Equality

Minnesota senator Al Franken is the latest lawmaker adding his voice to HRC’s “Americans for Marriage Equality” campaign. “I think everybody should be able to marry the person they love, and I think our government should help people make those loving, lifelong commitments,” Franken said. Watch the full ad below.


Canadian Teachers Criticized for Queer Ally Cards

Instead of praising these two teachers for voluntarily participating in training sessions through the Rainbow Resource Centre in Winnipeg, as part of the provincial professional development day, they are being scrutinized. Should we encourage our teachers to stay in the dark ages? The woman involved with completing the training received a card, which includes the word “Ally” on


Hair Ball of the Day: Pure Fuzz

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Tim Gunn Says He Hasn’t Had Sex in 29 Years

Tim! Who knew. Talk about strong will, the ability to curb your desires and dedication. Tim Gunn Says He Hasn’t Had Sex in 29 Years. Oh Tim, “Make it work!” has a whole new meaning. Does this include masturbation? Enquiring (nosey) minds want to know! Celibacy and asexuality have been in the news a lot this

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“School Bullying Outbreak” Infograph: Facts, Consequences and Preventative Measures

To create bully-free classrooms, it’s necessary that we educate teachers, students and parents about the prevalence and consequences of it. We all believe a school should be a safe place for the children, a place where they can learn without fear or apprehension. In accordance with Bullying Awareness Week, which took place just about a month


San Francisco’s Castro to Get Large AIDS Quilt Display

An emotionally wrenching show timed to Valentine’s Day is headed to the city’s Castro district as community leaders plan to display the largest collection of AIDS quilt panels San Francisco has seen in decades. Castro merchants and AIDS advocates are in talks with the family that owns the Market and Noe Center near the heart

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Cheer San Francisco Presents $20,000 to the AIDS Emergency Fund

Cheer SF is no joke! I have seen these guys and girls performing at street fairs, twirling, jumping, throwing each other high into the sky, and with brute force catching their flying peers with ease. This requires maximum strength and trust. This same drive must be the force behind their fundraising. Cheer San Francisco on


Kim Kardashian Donates $50K to Trevor Project

Ok, Ok, I am not usually one to even notice the Kardashians. I mean, they seem like nice girls and some good T&A. They are, what they are, nothing more, nothing less. The one with the big butt, Kim Kardashian, just donated $50K to the Trevor Project, and that to my knowledge is the first thing she has done


Sao Paulo, Brazil: Metro Launches Campaign to Combat Homophobia

 “See beyond prejudice. Respect differences.” The Brazilian State of São Paulo in partnership with the São Paulo City Metro (Underground) launched yesterday a campaign to combat homophobia entitled: “See beyond prejudice. Respect differences.” Its objective is to increase respect towards, and decrease discrimination against, LGBT people living in South America’s most populous city. The first

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The National Conference on LGBT Equality, Kicks Off Today in Baltimore

Opening night reception includes Maryland First Lady Katie O’Malley and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie C. Rawlings-Blake What: National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change More than 2,500 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) allies are in Baltimore this week for the largest national convening of LGBT advocates. They are strategizing and mobilizing at the start of the

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BERNHARD WILLHELM 2012/2013 Wacky Men’s Collection

  Art, fashion and impracticality create intrigued when combined. That’s exactly what Bernard Willhelm has done with his 2012/2013 Men’s Collection. I see, a NYC artist having sex with one of those drive through car washes and covered in crime scene like tape and slap a I heart black cock headband on it and call it


Hair Ball of the Day: Repetitive Strokes -Diablo

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Perfume Genius Video Gets Banned From YouTube For Not Being “Family Safe”

Say what? We proudly featured this beautifully filmed commercial recently, Perfume Genius, and this morning read that it is banned from YouTube for not being “Family Safe.” You have got to be kidding me. With the amount of insane, almost pornographic video of young dunk guys writing things on their bare asses and drinking beer


The Beard – Fashion Week 2012, Berlin (Pics)

Let it be, let it be…..the beard that is. Still making headlines as the thing to wear, the beard folks is not a trend, it’s a lifestyle, and here for the long haul. Everyone that visited the Berlin FW this year must have noticed that the best accessory for men was… the beard!   The

Here’s the end result of the Louboutin shoot, a unique and striking image of Gareth as a stone statue. Amazing work from the House of Louboutin

Gareth Thomas Naked Body Powdered to Resemble a Greek Statue (Video)

It all started when Christian sent Gareth a pair of slip-ons. As they say, the shoe fit, and the two have been bosom buddies ever since. Yet this encounter seemed at first improbable. Christian is Christian Louboutin, the celebrated shoemaker who partied in the wild Le Palace years. Gareth is Gareth Thomas, the burly rugby

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Ben Cohen is Pride House London Ambassador

From Ben Cohen’s official fan site: ENGLAND RUGBY PLAYER BEN COHEN ANNOUNCED AS PRIDE HOUSE AMBASSADOR 2003 World Cup Winner and Chairman of The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation supports Pride House London during the Olympics this summer 25 January 2012 – England Rugby champion Ben Cohen MBE will be joining the impressive line-up of Ambassadors for

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No Name-Calling Week Jan 23- 27, 2012

THE HISTORY OF THE NO NAME-CALLING WEEK PROJECTNo Name-Calling Week was inspired by a young adult novel entitled “The Misfits” by popular author, James Howe. The book tells the story of four best friends trying to survive the seventh grade in the face of all too frequent taunts based on their weight, height, intelligence, and


Boy Scouts Of America Embraces GLSEN’s ‘No Name-Calling Week,’ Anti-Bullying Event Established By LGBT Organization

Sometimes I wonder why we all put so much emphasis on the Boy Scouts, as if putting them on a damn pedestal. It’s great that the Boy Scouts of America may become more accepting to amazing little gay boys. But it almost seems like in a twisted way, like begging the bully or ‘cool’ kid at school to be

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Givenchy Men’s Fall 2012 ~ Riccardo Tisci Presents

      PARIS–Underneath a rain soaked plastic tent on the grounds of the historical Hôtel des Invalides (Napoleon’s tomb), Riccardo Tiscipresented his seventh menswear collection forGivenchy. He left behind the wild prints of the past two seasons–like spring’s ubiquitous bird of paradise–to showcase his signatures silhouettes: sharp slim fitted single-breasted suits and the sportswear elements, like

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Thom Browne Fall/Winter 2012-2013 Menswear Paris Runway

Thom Browne Fall/Winter 2012-2013 menswear runway show, exposed faux pubes, watermelon colors, football shoulder pads, safety-pin prints, mid-drift, androgynous walkers. Thom Browne‘s explanations for his warped spectacles are always so even-toned and reasonable that they can make an interrogator feel like he’s the one who has plunged down the rabbit hole into a topsy-turvy world where logic and

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Disneyland Lifts Beard Ban for Their Employees

First, they could grow a mustache, just like Walt Disney. Now, they can grow a little more facial hair but not quite enough to be like most of the Seven Dwarfs. Disneyland announced that it’s loosened up its legendary dress code — known as the Disney Look — to allow employees to grow more facial hair. But

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South Carolina WE DO Campaign – Campaign for Southern Equality VIDEO

Six LGBT couples in South Carolina requested marriage licenses from January 17 to 19, 2012 through the WE DO Campaign. They knew they would be denied, but they took this action to call for full federal equality for LGBT people. Join the Campaign for Southern Equality as this new movement grows across the South. Please

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Video: Elementary School Kids Discuss What “Gay” and “Lesbian” Mean

Times are much complex for elementary children these days. Here kids talk about what they know about “gay’ and “lesbians.” Back in my day we were using Booger Face to insult our peers which had much less politics involved. “What Do You Know” is a new short film from the Welcoming Schools initiative that shows children ages


Hair Ball of the Day: Mustache & Pizzazz

pizzazz |pəˈzaz|  Noun. An attractive combination of vitality and glamour. Source: thenewkidonthesquad

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All Eyes On Bucharest Born Singer-Songwriter Paul Ballo, Stage Name Hot Casandra

Meet Hot Casandra! Hot Casandra is the stage name of Bucharest-born singer, songwriter and producer Paul Ballo. Paul got into music at an early age, whilst being home trained by his own mother, Bianca Ionescu, an internationally known Romanian operetta singer.   He played as a drummer for bands like Go To Berlin, The Amsterdams and Kumm and

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Outserve BAF: It Gets Better Video (Deployed U.S. Military)

Showing kids, from deployed military in Bagram, Afghanistan, that it gets better! We kept it short and to the point, just the way our U.S. Military wishes everything could be! Featuring (in order of appearance): SSGT Steven Procter, SSGT Shelise Harmon, AT2 Erin Jones, SPC James Velazquez, SPC Curtis Robinson. Music used: Born This Way,


Fifteen-Year-Old Zac Shares a Letter of Love to His Two Gay Dads

On his eighth birthday, Zac found himself surrounded by police. The woman whom he now refers to as his “birthmom” was arrested because, as Zac states, she had “many boyfriends and she did a lot of drugs and partying.” During the next three years Zac lived in 12 different foster homes before he was given


New BBC Documentary Will Cover Issues of Homosexuality and Football

A new documentary which will air later this month on BBC Three will cover the issue of homosexuality and football and why, at the present time, there are no openly gay professional footballers in the UK. It has often been said that having openly gay professional footballers would provide good role models for young teens who themselves

Blue Springs South senior Bailee Webb (foreground) who is gay, has the full support of her mom, Monique Scritchfield (background).

Vendor Refuses to Print LGBT EQUALITY T-Shirts For High School Club

In this moment of LAME:  A private vendor in Kansas is refusing to print a T-shirts for a local high school’s Gay Student Alliance (GSA) because of his personal opposition to same-sex marriage, the Kansas City Star reports. “Marriage is ordained between a man and a woman,” the owner, Rod Lindemann wrote. “I am a man

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American Idol Contestant Wolf Causes Virtual Earthquake with the Bears (Video)

Jason “Wolf” Hamlin, 24, has charm, the looks, and what American Idol loves, a sad story, his dad’s passing in 2010. He has potential to go the distance. Now, let’s talk about those, eyes, that beard, that smile, the fact that he’s a mechanic and his tattoos. Easy Tiger!  


ANOTHER Gay Teen Took His Life Because of Bullying

We are living in a time where there is plenty of information out there on bullying, homophobia and tolerance, but it is still not enough. Imperfect world, another special young man took his life because of bullying. This information on how to spot and stop bullying needs to be implemented into the raising of our


Hair Ball of the Day: Rub-a-Dub Dub


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Fashion Genius: Walter Van Beirendonck’s Fall 2012 Looks Are Out of this World Exciting

In a world of seen-it-all-before, Walter Van Beirendonck is able to send down the runway provocative, insanely creative, never seen anything-like-it, men’s wear. His color, pattern and fabric combinations are out of this world exciting. I dare say he is re-inventing fashion. The collection was based around a literal face-off between masks: the kind that warriors


Hair Ball of the Day: Do You Work Hard For Your Money?

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Suicide Survivor: It’s Gotten Better Video

An emotional confessional of a young mans struggle with coming out which lead to a suicide attempt in his dorm room. After the acceptance of himself as gay,  and getting the much-needed attention of family and professionals, he is doing remarkably better and has moved on with his life. Share your coming out story HERE For


Sexy Karl Pilkington’s ‘An Idiot Abroad,’ Endangered Animals & Ricky Gervais

Are you familiar with ‘An Idiot Abroad’ ?   Karl Pilkington is the star of “An Idiot Abroad,” but to be fair, the show’s title is a bit of a stretch. To be more accurate, Sky and Science Channel, where it debuts in America on Saturday, could call it “An Honest Guy Who Gets Sent On