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Local SF: Cops Prey on Market Street Cyclists and Hand Out Citations

photo credit: Bhautik Joshi So, this morning in San Francisco police officers in San Francisco were stalking bicyclist who were running red lights and giving them citations for $123. Our local rags seem to give an enormous amount of sympathy  to the cyclists and lots of ooing and ahhing about $123  fine being a lot. “Police


Local SF: Castro Nudists Plan Saturday Nude-In

This saturday would be a great day to be telepathic, then you could hear all the gathered people’s dirty, honest thoughts. Castro nudists are planning a nude-in on Castro Commons Plaza, at 17th street and Castro. It might also be a great time to be blind folded. All this just in time to kick of Folsom


News: “HIV-tainted blood,” Priests Removed Over Anti-Gay Remarks, Officer X

Officer X: Behind the Mask What a fascinating time to be a gay man in the U.S. military. This time last year, I was sure the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (DADT) policy was here to stay for the next 2 to 3 years. These initial words from my first post on Battleland are as true today as they


The QUEEN Extravaganza Live Tour (Auditions)

A sample audition video below of an amazing talented cute with a dirty stach’. This will be a super entertaining time for QUEEN fans and worshippers. The delusional and multi talented will be exposed during the audition process. Hopefully the talent will be spotlighted and not the freak-attenetion-seekers like on American Idol. Don’t give me


Legendary Rock Band R.E.M. Calls it Quits After 31 Years and 15 Studio Albums

A shocking 24 hours for me. After seeing Michael Stipe’s penis on his Tumblr blog yesterday, and today seeing, screaming from all over the headlines, the legendary rock band R.E.M. has called it quits. After 31 years and 15 studio albums, R.E.M. will not be forgotten. I sign off with Everybody Hurts echoing through my heart. Peace

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A Machine That Converts Words Into Cocktails

This is a machine that converts words into cocktails. Does this mean we are steps closer to having Star Trek’s food replicator in our very own home? If a machine could convert my words into food someday, in verse from food to words, it  would say, “Lazy, fat ass!.” If you want to know  how


The Rugby World Cup: Top 10 Bearded Wonders

After watching the  2011 Rugby World Cup, there is something apparent going on, beard love. Instead of hand shakes, I vote that the teams offer beard rubs out of respect for one another’s game. Or back rub in the steam room, or…. you get where I am going. These are full on beards, none of this


All Eyes On Mitchell Callaway on X-Factor Australia

Mitchell Callaway, from the X Factor Australia,  just made country music a whole lot sexier. Cute as a puppy dog and recovering from a near death neck injury, he auditioned for the show with some good old country, Keith Urban. I was hoping for some Social Distortion or some hard rock, but once I heard his


Former Gay Porn Actor Ryan Idol Convicted of Attempted Murder with a Toilet Lid

(via So, our jerk off buddy/ porn star of the 80’s, Ryan Idol has been convicted of attempted murder. Say, it ain’t so! “A Sacramento Superior Court jury convicted a one-time gay porn star Tuesday of attempted murder for smashing his girlfriend over the head with a toilet tank lid. (” Shit, what a


PINUPS Issue 15 to Launch 9/23/2011: The Monster, New York

Pinups is pleased to announce the latest issue, No.15, featuring Micka . Please join us to celebrate at The Monster in New York, NY, with DJ Shannon Michael Cane. $4.25 drink special. Launch for Issue 15 Friday, September 23, 2011 10:00pm–4:00am The Monster 80 Grove Street New York, NY 10014 Free with RSVP to or RSVP to Facebook event page.


Amazing Art: Cold Cuts Coaster Set

Perfect art, disturbing and functional. Before you take a bite out of this drum stick, take a close look. These cold cut coasters are made from various materials made into log form, unique cross sections. Collaborative project with  designers Chen Chen and Kai Tsien Williams. Available for retail at Phillips de Pury and The Future Perfect. Please inquire in store or


Hair Ball of the Day: In the Weeds

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NYC’s First Big Gay Hotel OUT: 49 Year Lease

Free popper’s and lube on your pillow. Ok I made that up. I am not sure why they are calling this “the first gay hotel, perhaps, the only gay urban resort in the country.” I can list plenty of others. I love the decor from what I see, thank you gay gene, but I am a

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News: Gay Vet Mike Almy, 101 Faces of Courage, Dad I’m Gay Video, ANTI-GAY PASTOR PLAYS VICTIM

GAY VET MIKE ALMY CONTINUES TO PURSUE SUIT FOR REINSTATEMENT While the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell means that the 14,346 dischargedunder the policy can reapply to the military, some veterans are still suing to be reinstated. Air Force Maj. Mike Almy is part of one suit, and he points out that with military retention


Video| Angst Has No Age: Suicidal Tendencies Played a Private Show at The House of Vans in Brooklyn

Sitting in my dark teenager bedroom, I remember both middle fingers pressed firmly to the world as I blasted the music of Suicidal Tendencies in what I call the ‘angst years.’ Living through the decades the Suicidal Tendencies have once again come into my life. “To celebrate the opening of the Vans DQM General Store, Suicidal


Hair Ball of the Day: Ian Cook of Larry & His Flask

Ian Cook of Larry & His Flask. Their new album  All That We Know is out now on Silver Sprocket! (by Amber Wade)


Cheer The Beard New Era From Artist Jeremy Fish

Last month I was lucky enough to be one of the judges to crown Jeremy Fish as having “The Best Beard in the Barbary Coast” at the Comstock Saloon in San Francisco. and to celebrate Upper Playground is releasing the “Cheer the Beard” 59/50 New Era complete with detachable felt beard. via San Francisco’s Jeremy

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8 Second Video with Andy Warhol: What Do You Think of Jasper Johns?


West Hollywood Ban on Fur and Wool Clothing Nears Adoption

Just as  logical argument, isn’t it too hot in Los Angeles to wear fur? These fur buyers in LA should by humans and wrap them around them. Is that any less of a moral crime? says: West Hollywood moved a step closer to being fur-free Tuesday when the City Council tentatively approved an ordinance that


Morning Wood-en Bike Made by Jan Gunneweg

I am not sure about riding it, but I would love to hang it on my wall and cover it with air plants. Don’t get me wrong, this bike is fully functional and 95% wood. Design beyound my little pea brain can grasp. Good work Jan Gunneweg. Find out more about Jan Gunneweg here


Graffiti Artist Tags the Sky to Protest L.A.’s ‘Street Art Ban’

There has to be some witty analogy here about  touching the sky. L.A. graffiti artist ‘paints’ the sky in protest to the lock down and censorship of street art. “Saber said in a blog post that he decided to tag the sky to “bring awareness to how ridiculous a moratorium on public art is.(” LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — Graffiti

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Book Sale: “Otto” by Tomi Ungerer| Introducing Children to the Holocaust

Otto the bear lives a fun, carefree life in Germany, playing games with his owner David, and David’s best friend Oskar. But one day, soon after David starts wearing a mysterious yellow star on his clothes, he disappears. Otto is left with Oskar—but is soon snatched away from him, too. This deeply moving, semi-autobiographical story ends on a

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“Jackpot” A Comedy About a Boy and his Porno: Help Kickstart this Film

Accidental Bear is in 100% support of  this film being made and so should you be. Kickstart this film and help a “brother” out. Watch video and read how you can help and also get a piece of art by Michael Bilsborough,  Bruce LaBruce and many other memorable artist of our time. “Adam Baran is a sparkling storyteller


1957 Beard Growing Contest: Entrants, Kansas (Photos)

               Images courtesy of Olathe Public Library  


The Ballet of Mustache by ilovedoodle at Threadless Tees

The Ballet of Mustache by ilovedoodle


Say What? News: Gaga a 81 Yr old Clown, Lawnmower Accident, Cremation or Body Liquefaction

Clown, 81, maintains that she is the original Lady Gaga Pinellas County, Florida — She’s 81, a volunteer, a writer for her community newsletter, a singer and a clown. Meet Gloria Walz, also known as “Gaga.” “It’s funny, I think, that we have the same name,” she laughed when asked about sharing a name with a music

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Street Stalking Should Be an Olympic Sport: Stud Alert

Like the rest of you, yeah you, I like to gawk at people on the street, bus, at the grocery store and wherever else humans exist. Why do you think sun glasses were invented? Don’t say the sun, that’s way to easy. A site called au coin de ma rue captures well dressed humans (for the


It’s Done! Army Officially Announced the End of DADT

Read and weep, tears of joy. Maybe there is hope for mankind? “It is the duty of all personnel to treat each other with dignity and respect, while maintaining good order and discipline throughout our ranks. Doing so, will help the U.S. Army remain the Strength of the Nation.” (via ThinkProgress) Hip, hip, hooray. If I had


Hair Ball of the Day: Want to Fight?

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Our Fitness Chat with Celebrity Trainer Johnny Pearman Continues: Part 3,4 & 5

  Accidental Bear talks fitness with celebrity trainer Johnny Pearman. In episodes 3-5 we tackled such subjects as sports drinks, optimal body weight, big muscle versus lean muscle and fitness myths. Johnny also leaks some excitement news about an upcoming commercial he just finished filming. Enjoy the videos, use the videos to better enrich the


Meanwhile…Fashion in Japan

Utmost respect should be given to japanese fashion, no fear. Always cutting edge, always from “another planet.” Love! This must be this young ladies Olsen twin look. I scroll through this awesome website for inspiration for life. via Here is a cool Japanese couple who we ran into near Center Street in Shibuya. Their style

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Pretty Boys Do Not Run the Male Model World Anymore: NYFW 2012 SPECIAL

        The runway was once run by waify boy models, but not anymore. Casting calls are now filled with scruffy, awkward men. They still need the lanky body and height to best display the designer’s looks, but facial hair, exotic cheek bones and I going to go out on a limb with


Sperm Bank Doesn’t Want Your Sperm, Redheads

Cryos International, the world’s largest sperm bank says that nobody desires ginger donated sperm. According to Ole Schou, the director of the bank, the demand for redheaded babies is “low in relation to demand” and as a result, the bank is now turning away donors. Schou says: I do not think you choose a redhead, unless the

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Jane Lynch Broke the News of “Women Marrying women” to the Mad Men Cast

At last night’s Emmy Awards, host Jane Lynch broke the news of “women marrying women” to the Mad Men cast in her opening bit. Jane cheesed it up because it’s part of the job, and did it well. One step further for gay mainstream.     


News: Jane Lynch, AIDS Funding Crisis, When Do Gay Kids Start “Acting Gay”? DADT Over,

Activists Launch Twitter Campaign To Raise Awareness Of AIDS Funding Crisis The ADAP Advocacy Association has launched a Twitter campaign calling on President Obama to end waiting lists for the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP), a national initiative funded by the federal and state governments and run by the states that provides prescription drug coverage for low-income people with HIV/AIDS.


Hair Ball of the Day: Horned Up

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Schizophrenia: A Recovery Story by Jonny Moss (Video)

This will be an exploration into a totally foreign territory for most. Meeting the maker of this short documentary, Jonny, was my introduction to this the idea that a person could actually recover from schizophrenia. Jonny  documented and  detailed  a look at his journey and recovery from schizophrenia. This intimate  story needs to be shared and


Ginger Seal: Lonely Pup Shunned by His Colony

Oh, be still my beating heart. This is not your typical butt of a joke about a red-headed step child, but a rare red furred, blue eyed seal pup photographed  by Anatoly Strakhov, who spotted the seal on Tyuleniy Island, Russia. He stood out from his black brothers and is almost completely blind. His hope

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Foo Fighters Sing to Westboro in Counter Protest

Cover your ears, FUCKING AWESOME! Westboro Baptist Church received a unique counter-protest Friday, a serenade from the Foo fighters in front of the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo.


Adam Kleeberger’s Beard Gets Plenty of Play at the Rugby World Cup

Rugby player Adam Kleeberger is one hell of a creature to look at. He has surfaced as competition to Fear the Beard Brian Wilson as the most magnificent beard in sports. We need to have a beard off, preferably naked. In sports I wonder if the beard becomes a distraction to the game. Brian Wilson’s