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Is Community A Postmodern Masterpiece? | Idea Channel | PBS

Is Community A Postmodern Masterpiece? | Idea Channel | PBS

Food for thought. “Though the TV show Community has never achieved huge ratings, it has a passionate cult following, including us here at Idea Channel. The show plays with genre and narrative in such a creative way that it brings to mind the cultural and artistic theory of Postmodernism. Previous TV series have been self-referential

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Accidental Bear LGBTQ Weekly Entertainment Recap: Jake Deckard, Dunk Grindr, AB SOTO, MC Crumbsnatcher, Le Sexoflex, Mister Chase & More!

  Welcome to this weeks Accidental Bear LGBTQ Entertainment News Weekly Recap. Featured this week: Jake Deckard, Dunk Grindr, AB SOTO, MC Crumbsnatcher, Le Sexoflex, Roy Kinsey. Mister Chase, The Go-Go’s, B-52s , Tyler Homes and more. Make sure you watch the end where we get a special studio visit from Jake Deckard!!   Featured


NEW: “Guide for the Modern Bear” Gay Photo Book – Retro – Travel – Lifestyle

Be the first in your Bear Clan to own the book all the Bears are talking about! Are you a Bear? A Wolf? An Otter? A Goldilocks? Now you can find out with this handy “Guide for the Modern Bear”! Authored by those huggable, hirsute homos from Modern Bear, this “Field Study of Bears in


“Don’t Act Like A Girl”: Live 3 Person Band, Queer Teen Angst, and Plenty of Confetti (Chicago, IL)

“Don’t Act Like A Girl” opens January 15 at The Annoyance and runs every Sunday at 9:30 through February 12! Tickets are $10! Don’t Act Like A Girl is a raucous cabaret with a live three person band, queer teen angst, and plenty of confetti. This one-man show flashes back to the life of an awkward

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Bears Revamp SF Winter Weekend; Good Bye IBR, Hello SF Bear Weekend

(ebar.com) The bears will be returning to San Francisco this winter after all, but for more of a DIY event than an officially organized weekend. For years the city played host each February to the International Bear Rendezvous, a three-day-long gathering for hirsute gay and bisexual men and their admirers. But after 17 years, organizers


Hair Ball of the Day Party Flyer: Raunch at the Faultline LA (Party Invite)

Starrfucker Magazine 04 Release Party is being held at Raunch on January 20th featuring New York’s DJ Josh Sparber. Sleazy Raunchy Music and Men. It’s the perfect place to celebrate the release of Issue 04 (The Queer Art Issue). [Facebook Invite]

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Season 2 of Two Jasperjohns is Here: “It” Part One (Video)

Some of our almost favorites, The Two Jasperjohns release Season Two’s first episode titled, “It.” These two are tested with dog watching duty in order to pay off an old debt with hunky gay-ruby-playing brother. Here is part one that sets it all up and now I am already bursting at the seams in excitement

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(Video) Joel McHale Makes Mundane Chores Like Making Coffee Real Sexy

Joel McHale is one of those quiet sexy guys and I am crushed on him. Perhaps I am just in love with  the inability for me to have him. Here Joel prepares for People magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive issue, by making sexy-sexy coffee in his trailer for  the rest of the Community cast, who just happen to be missing some articles of


SF: Local Artist Christopher Tandy’s Solo Show “Running Out of My Mind” 11.4 – 12.4

Wanna go on a date? How about November 4th, at 7pm and we can soak up some local art together.  Freelance artist/illustrator, Christopher Maxwell Tandy will be holding a reception for his first solo show ever. Being nosey as I am,  I asked him if he was nervous. He replied, “I am really excited and also really nervous.

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BearCity 2 Teaser Trailer (Video)

Are you ready to get your bear on? In Post-Production! Join the Family… Donate or become an Investor at http://www.bearcity2.com BearCity is a hirsute “Sex and the City,” following the funny, romantic, and occasionally dramatic adventures of a group of bears and cubs in New York City. The sequel, BearCity 2 follows our familiar characters and


Study Says There is a lot Less Anal Sex Going on Than Thought: Power Bottoms Hard to Find?

This is an interesting study on the sexual behavior of gay and bi men. Study proves that gay men don’t just have sex with countless strangers but engage sex with someone they were dating or committed to was more common than expected. Also, San Francisco supposedly being a city roaming with power bottoms, amongst friends, I

President Obama: Don't Force Lt. Dan Choi and Other Gay Soldiers to Pay for their DADT Discharges

Please sign this petition at change.org. Why is common sense so hard for some people? OVERVIEW Lt. Dan Choi served his country with honor in Iraq as an American infantry officer in the U.S. Army. But in June 2010, Lt. Choi was officially discharged from the Army, after coming out as gay on an episode

Accidental Bear's "It Gets Better… Mmmm Cupcakes" Video

Accidental Bear’s owner Mike Enders joins the It Gets Better troops and talks about the many different types of gays you can be. He expresses the celebration of Bears love for men who are fuzzy, husky and tattooed and their appreciation for CUPCAKES!!! [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PkDl9M562-0&w=400&h=224]

I’m Walking as Straight as I Can – A Memoir By: Geri Jewell

Born with cerebral palsy, Geri Jewell inspired a generation of young people when she became the first person with a disability to appear in a recurring role on prime-time television, with her groundbreaking character, Cousin Geri, on the NBC sitcom The Facts of Life. The book’s title — I’m Walking As Straight As I Can

15 Minutes of Anti-gay Hypocrisy by Men with Bad Toupees| Video

The Family Research Council A Hate Group? This is a montage of video clips of Tony Perkins & Peter Sprigg spewing outrageous claims and false information about the gay community. Hate comes nicely packaged in old, privileged, white guys. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gP3il6JBPUo&fs=1&hl=en_US]

Night Volunteer Patrols a Welcome Sight for LGBT Couples in Portland, OR

All for one and one for all. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6EZubeJS-Ks&fs=1&hl=en_US] PORTLAND, Ore. — Many feel the timing is right for volunteer patrols to help protect people from hate crimes. The patrols have started up after the attack of a gay couple just over a week ago. Brad Forkner, 23, and Christopher Rosevear, 25, were attacked by


Matt Alber Will Perform to Benefit Larkin Street Youth Services; SF CA 6/3 (INTERVIEW)

Story and Interview by Mike Enders Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Matt Alber will be performing on June 3rd at the Hotel Utah in San Francisco with proceeds benefiting Larkin Street. “Seattle-based singer/songwriter Matt Alber has been writing about that same sliver of hope since he quit his day job and started making records at home. Alber’s

Out Athlete & Coach Help Campus Diversity

I am an Athletic Supporter, Spread the Word ——————————————————————————————– By Michelle Garcia @ advocate.com Bowdoin College tennis coach Colin Joyner A group at Bowdoin College in Maine is making headway in helping student athletes feel like part of a community when they decide it’s time to come out. Men’s tennis coach Colin Joyner said that when he

Gays, They’re Everywhere and Growing; 9 Million to Date

9 million Americans estimated to be gay or bisexual, but solid figures elusive via Washington Post In an attempt to encourage more research into the health and well-being of gay people, a California demographer has estimated that more than 9 million Americans are gay, lesbian or bisexual, a number equivalent to the population of New

Finally; Red Meat – A Monthly Party for Gay Redheads and the Men Who Love Them/ SF CA

A monthly club night for gay redheads and the men who love them… The 2nd Saturday of each month beginning May 14th, 2011   Address : 1151 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 · Get Directions Phone: 415-431-1151 Website: http://www.facebook.com/redmeatsf Hours: Sat 9pm – 3am Related Articles Redheads Anonymous (ourpoetrycorner.wordpress.com) Why redheads feel more pain (imryanhouston.wordpress.com) Top 5 with

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San Francisco Movie Bears; Fur Gatherings

Unless you are opposed to mingling with chaming, bearded men (potential ex-bf’s), enjoying smashing films, going out on a school night (not booze focussed, a plus), eating movie theater food for  dinner and a gay old time, San Francisco MovieBears is for you. Coordinators: Up coming fur ball gatherings: All movies are Wednesday, unless otherwise

Q & A with Scooter Laforge Part 2

Accidental: How would you respond if someone said you are the Keith Haring of today? Scooter: “I have been obcessed with Keith Haring since I was in elementary school. I collected EVERYTHING I could get my hands on. I got ALL FIVE K. Haring swatches. Books, hats, sweatshirts, tee shirts, blow up babies, a radio,

Accidental Bear Welcomes Mollie Stone's to Castro

There was buzz around town for the faster than expected opening of Mollie Stone’s in the Castro, SF CA.  I wanted to stop in opening day to see everything fresh and new ( so did everyone else in town). The store was crowded and a bustle in the air. I saw familiar faces from  the

Spicy Hot Queer Band Alert – Tayisha Busay

I heart creativity! ____________________________________________________ “WTF you doin in my mouth” – TAYISHA BUSAY 411: Hailing from the glamorous gutters of Brooklyn, NY, Tayisha Busay is the best electro-dance band you can possibly experience. They are known for self-producing unique songs and performances composed of synthesizers, drum beats and synchronized choreography for the indie-rocker and club-goer

SF Play by Play via B.A.R.

I have to say that I have had a break through, change of heart if you will after viewing the film We Were Here. I feel as if a majority of the gay men in the “scene” or part of our gay community in San Francisco act in ways or have attitudes ( bad attitude)

50 Essential Gay Films by Out Magazine

Which gay movies deserve a bigger audience? We asked our favorite directors, entertainers, and artists to help us compile a hit list. Here are a few I totally agree with. John Cameron Mitchell, Directors Pick Entertaining Mr. Sloane (1970, dir. Douglas Hickox) [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9YLNr2-dsyk&fs=1&hl=en_US] Gregg Araki, Writer/Directors Pick Mala Noche (1986, dir. Gus Van Sant) [youtube


All Eyes On: GAUNA ART;Beardie goodness

GAUNA ART is  a breath of fresh air. Most art getting attention these days is Crass and deviant. Don’t get me wrong those are two of my favorite things. Soak of some of GAUNA ART. It will re-fill your soul. Bear illustrator, interested in sketch the bears and chasers community. Sweet G-Rated Beardie goodness! GAUNA BEAR