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A Few Good Men, Women & Bands from Folsom Street Fair 2014 | Loads of Photos (NSFW)

A Few Good Men, Women & Bands from Folsom Street Fair 2014 | Loads of Photos (NSFW)

 So much to feast your eyes on, or to sink your teeth into during  Folsom Street Fair (2014). Have a taste of what you may have missed below. All photographs taken by Mike Enders

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A Gay Agenda’s LGBTQ Weeks Recap: Obama, Hagel, Neil Patrick Harris, Big Dipper, Koortwah, AB SOTO and Anal Demons: Video

What an interesting week it has been in the queer world of LGBT news…We started the week of with Obama making some really shitty choices for Defense Secretary and once again picking a homophobe to give his spiritual inaugural speech. But not to be all down and negative congrats on this years poet Richard Blanco

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Weekly Rehash: Pogono-Files, Fight Fire in Drag, “Testimony”, Knitted Jock, Gay Bears at Beach Art, Bad Barbie, Hairy Guy in a Tutu…

News: Arts Group Has Transformed the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Saga Into a Musical Show (Video) Fraternity Bros Wobble in Red Stilettos to Raise Awareness About Sexual Abuse and Violence Against Women (Video) Short Film: “Sunshine” An American Ad Producer in Shanghai (Watch Here) New Film: “What Do You Know?” 6 to 12 Year Olds

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Photography Exhibition at SF’s GLBT Museum Focuses on AIDS Activism

San Francisco, CA – A new exhibition at The GLBT History Museum, “Life and Death in Black and White: AIDS Direct Action in San Francisco, 1985-1990,” focuses on the work of five queer photographers who documented the emergence of militant AIDS activism in San Francisco through the medium of black-and-white film. With sharp focus and

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Weekly Rehash: Neo-Nazis of Brooklyn, “8”, Transactivations, MEAT Zine, ‘Andrew In Drag,’ Andrew Christian, Alan Cumming, Hal Sparks

Hairy Balls: click on image to go to link    Art & Music:  click on image to go to link Transactivations: LA Artists Use Their Bodies as Canvases to Defy Gender Norms (Video) Heather Cassils gained 24 pounds in muscle over six months for the sake of art. Zackary Drucker asked audience members to tweeze the

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Weekly Rehash: Eating Cats, Asian Safer Sex PSA, Dan Savage’s Arrest, Sandra Bernhard, Mondo Guerra, Jonny McGovern, Rejection Tutorial…

NEWS: Checking in with Drew Droege, Future Plans for Chloe, and a Quick Game of Mad Lib Keeping up with the fast paced entertainment world is like jumping onto a treadmill that is going full speed. We have an elite list of celebrities that we consider ‘our VIPs,’ that we like to keep a close eye

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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

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Weekly Rehash: Chloe “Valentine’s Day,” Elton John, Rugby Stud Gareth Thomas, Ex-Homophobe, Tom Goss, Double Duchess, John Waters, Zombie Boy & an Erection!

Queer News: 10 Surprising Facts About Heterosexuality SFPD “It Gets Better” Video Mayor Lee & Chief Suhr Unveil First of its Kind LGBT Youth Video. The San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) along with Mayor Ed Lee is proud to announce the debut of the “SFPD It Gets Better” video project as part of … Schools That

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Shane Ruff is Rocking the T-Shirt World and Has a Deal for You at Ruffshirt.com

www.ruffshirt.com  &   www.ruffstudio.com Are you a t-shirt whore? It’s okay, you not alone! Ruff Shirts and Accidental Bear has a deal for you.  Ruff Shirts has set up a coupon code  for $10 off any order of $50 or more (the Coupon Code is “BEAR10″ – which would need to be entered at checkout on the site).

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Adorable Mr Gay UK Pledges Portion of Winnings to HIV Charity

Male beauty pageant winner (let’s call it what it is), the adorable Samuel Kneen, Mr Gay UK, has pledged a portion of his prize money to the HIV/AIDS charity, the Terence Higgins Trust.     Kneen, 22, is to give a portion of the £2000 prize money to the charity in support of a friend who was

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“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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THE CAMPAIGN: “No on 8 ” Documentary in Progress (Extended Trailer)

Goosebumps Heartbreaking and inspiring, THE CAMPAIGN is a human drama, following ordinary people compelled by a passionate belief in equality to go far beyond their everyday selves. They are caught in the political firestorm of one of the largest social issue campaigns the US has ever seen, the campaign to defeat California’s Proposition 8 and

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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

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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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Feeding Time: Porn Star Dario Beck Keeps Us Alert in “Blame it on the Bossa Nova” Video

You can see more of him at his blog at http://dario.titanment.net

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Studio Visit With SF Artist Chris Dorosz: Interview & Secrets

Artist Chris Dorosz maintains a studio practice in San Francisco where he teaches at the Academy of Art University. Why is it that when I look at Chris, the song by Rod Stewart comes to mind, “Some Guys Have All The Luck “? Excited to have a studio visit with the talented hunk, I hoofed it over

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Why Everyone Wants Benjamin Dukhan: VMagazine Spain Interview

In this interview by VMagazine Spain, they ask, Why does everyone want Dukhan? I can give you a 100 reasons off the tip of my tongue: beard, intrigue, originality, sex appeal, charm etc. I personally don’t like having to share Benjamin with the rest of the world! VMagazine finds out in this interview that Benjamin does

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Must Have BUTT: Most Unputdownable Issue of BUTT Magazine Ever (29)

In case you missed that BUTT 29 came out last month. The most unputdownable issue of BUTT ever has just arrived. Diehard fans had to wait two years for it. This extra thick, double issue is spread out over one hundred and forty-four pink pages, and is filled with humpy guys (raises hand).   BUTT 29

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An Idea That Turned Into A Passion: Happy Birthday Accidental Bear Video Wishes From Familiar Faces

  WATCH VIDEO HERE Today Accidental Bear Website turns one year old and we couldn’t be any happier of the direction we are going. An idea turned into a hobby, that turned into a job, that has now turned into my passion.  There are many websites out there bringing you LGBT news and entertainment, so

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Q & A: Artist BUBI CANAL’s Wacky & Colorful Art Splashes Over New York City

Artist Bubi Canal hails from Santander Spain, now based out New York and is taking big bites out of the apple. His art work strikes me as multicultural-Sesame Street colored-walking canvases that have the potential of turning into sculptural fashions at any moment. Bubi Canal sports a desirable full beard, the kind you want to run

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Proud and Out “Queer Kids”: Photos by M. Sharkey

A refreshing photo spread by  M. Sharkey capturing wonderful portraits of queer kids. These photo although two-dimensional have great depth. Chosen to pose were a delightful variety of teens from all backgrounds. It is great to see positive images of queer youth to counteract all the horrible, daily tragedies of bullying and suicides we see dominating the

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FREE Pair of BLOWOFF SF Tickets & Classic BLOWOFF T-Shirts 11.19.2011

What you need to do to win a pair of tickets to BLOWOFF SF on Nov 19th and also we just add a pair of classic BLOWOFF t-shirts with the prize: Print out a copy of the flyer of the upcoming event and take a picture of yourself with it accidentalbear@gmail.com. No nudes! The perfect

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The Men from Friday Night Furlosophy Give Us “Conspiracy Theories” Video

Our good pals from down under, Malcolm and Jason of Friday Night Furlosophy, discuss, argue and bicker about “big brother” watching you. Or maybe they are just on acid and paranoid. Nonetheless, I always enjoy time with these blokes. They get me laughing and they get me thinking. God bless America? Just because you’re not

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Issue # 3: Dirty Queer Magazine

Issue #3, released on 24 September 2011, features Australian and international queer photography and art: “human unicorn”, Danni Daniels Melbourne art director and club promoter Nik Dimopoulos our Bears of Sydney centrefold an interview with established Australian artist and performer, Aña Wojak William Yang, the Australian photographer and performer Emilie Jouvet, France, producer of the

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Video: Zoochosis Presents “Bears”

A nice and decent appearing white family meets a pack of bear rummaging through garbage bags. A precious little girl feeds a hungry bear honey from the safety of a car. Have you ever been to a bear bar? There are frightening similarities to this hilarious short film by Zoochosis. Thanks Drew B. for the tip!

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News: Recriminalize Homosexuality, Choi’s Trial, Romney Too Gay Friendly, Bigamist and Pedophiles are ‘Waiting in the Wings’

AFA’S BRYAN FISCHER: RECRIMINALIZE HOMOSEXUALITY Bryan Fischer, spokesman for the American Family Association (which hosted Rick Perry’s prayer rally), called today for the recriminalization of homosexuality. Though laws against “sodomy” were found unconstitutional in 2003 in Lawrence v. Texas, Fischer said there is “no reason why it cannot be a criminal offense once again.” NORTH CAROLINIANS

Viral Youtube Clip Outs a Gay Soldier

Soldier opts to us the internet to gain strength to come out of the closet as a gay man and discusses his views on DADT. He proclaims he is from the bible belt. The headless soldier step by step talks about his process of revealing his real identity to fellow comrades and friends. He eventually

Oakland Pride Welcomes Families: September 4

In a cheering voice, “Who’s got pride? Oakland Does!!” At this point in pride season, some of us may be all prided out! But I am sure you can squeeze a little more out for our brothers and sisters on Oak-town. Mike Enders

Video: Gay Gingers Try Breed to Save “Their Kind”

“Let me see nature’s paper clip! “O-M-abcdefghijklmnop-G! Gay gingers try to seduce lady friend by offering to eat her fish taco for lunch. SecondCityNetwork you have out done yourself, bravo! (via www.towleroad.com)

Handpicked News: “Kill the Gays” Bill Isn’t Dead, National Go Topless Day, Sandra Lee Has A Potty Mouth,

Amy Winehouse: No Illegal Drugs in System at Death No illegal drugs were in the system of Amy Winehouse when thetroubled singer died July 23, says her family. Spokesman Chris Goodman said in a statement Tuesday: “Toxicology results returned to the Winehouse family by authorities have confirmed that there were no illegal substances in Amy’s system at the time of her

AUSTRALIA: R U OK Day: A National Day of Action that Aims to Prevent Suicide| Sept 15

A wonderful message. The world should take notice of the compassion happening down under. Mike Enders VicBears is planning to start some life-changing conversations this September 15, hosting a discussion evening on mental wellbeing and how to look after your mates. The evening is being held to coincide with R U OK Day, a national day

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INTERVIEW: Drag Terrorist CHRISTEENE Plays with Accidental Bear & There’s a lot of Stank Mentioned

I just wrestled a wild, mysterious, gorgeous and stinky wild animal for you named CHRISTEENE, who has been handed the title ‘Drag Terrorist” on a silver platter. Tranquilizers did not work so I had to strategically reel CHRISTEENE in with food scraps and then I pounced hard, swinging with questions. In 2009 singer CHRISTEENE mysteriously

Dirty Queer Magazine Issue #3: Out Sept 24th

Queer photography, arts and culture, published in Sydney, Australia. Published in Sydney and distributed internationally, Dirty Queer has an Australian and international queer perspective on photography, arts and culture. Distinct from the gaystream, we offer a sexy and subversive angle on diverse queer experience. Dirty Queer Magazine            

Handpicked News: MARRIAGE IS LIKE WATER, NOT BEER, Progressives Are Funnier Than Conservatives, NEW DOCUMENTARY

‘Daily Show’ Creator Lizz Winstead On Supporting Planned Parenthood, And Why Progressives Are Funnier Than Conservatives On July 9, Daily Show creator, former Air America host, and comedian Lizz Winstead hit the road for a stand-up tour benefitting Planned Parenthood. She took a break from the show and finishing work on her forthcoming memoir to talk to me

Lucille Ball Found Gay Rights “Perfectly All Right”

Of Course she was on our side. There have been a multitude of tributes this week remembering comedy icon Lucille Ball who was born 100 years ago today, but a vintage interview with People magazine reveals the late entertainer was in favor of gay rights. In a candid interview from 1980, Ball was asked her thoughts on a number

Gay Bachelor Blog Presents: Featured Bachelors Shape up for Pride Season

We at Accidental Bear love our friends at Gay Bachelor Blog. GayBachelorBlog.com partners up with Fitness Expert Jeremy Foreshew to get two of our Featured Bachelors in shape for Pride Season! It’s the final weight where we learn if the boys have met their targets or not. Congrats to both David and Aaron!      

Queers that have Your Back: Journalists Honored for Work in Media, Activism

The National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association announced Monday that it will induct Don Michaels, William Dorr Lambert Legg, and Michelangelo Signorile into its Hall of Fame. Michaels, Legg, and Signorile will be honored at an awards ceremony at the 2011 National Convention and 8th annual LGBT Media Summit in Philadelphia on Aug. 27. The

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Accidental Bear Takes a Casual Walk Thru Dore Alley Street Fair: Video Evidence

There are some things in life you shouldn’t pass up while your heart is still ticking and body is still willing. One of those events is San Francisco’s Dore Alley Street Fair “Up Your Alley.” You never know who you may run into with their pants down. Leather, Bears and flogging, oh my.

Up Your Alley Fair SF CA 2011: What's Your kink of Choice?

  Sunday, July 31, 2011 11am to 6pm On Dore Alley between Howard and Folsom, continuing on Folsom from 9th to Juniper and the adoining block of 10th St. [See Map] San Francisco, CA

Feeding the Gays: Gay Identical Twins ELEPHANT Talk to GG20

Twin rapping gay brothers Jackson and Coleman have a special message for the members of Gorgeous, Gay and Twenty-Something and the BoiParty nation! Check out ElephantWave.com for more info!   NEW VIDEO: Queer Nation by Elephant  

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