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DENIED ASYLUM BECAUSE HE WAS NOT ‘GAY ENOUGH’
The Austrian magazine Falter has reported that an 18-year old from Afghanistan has been denied asylum because of doubts about his declared sexual orientation. Read More...
LGBT POLICE OFFICERS NOT ALLOWED TO MARCH IN PRIDE PARADE
It appears that LGBT police officer have been told they will not be allowed to march in a pride parade in Madison, Wisconsin, after receiving previous approval. Read More...
MOUTHWATERING REDHEADS IN NEW CALENDARS
“Red Hot” brand should tell you everything! For several years, they have been putting out calendars with smoking hot gingers and boy do they deliver. Read More...
TRANSGENDER CANDIDATE WINS VERMONT GUBERNATORIAL NOMINATION MAKES HISTORY
Democrats Tuesday made history by nominating Christine Hallquist as their candidate for governor, which makes her the first ever transgender candidate to win the party’s nomination for the state’s highest post. Read More...
OKLAHOMA SCHOOL DISTRICT TEMPORARILY SHUTS DOWN SCHOOL
Threatening Facebook posts caused an Oklahoma school district had to temporarily shut down over horrific messages about a transgender student who used the girls’ bathroom. It appears that the 12-year old was threatened with castration. Read More...
HOT WICHITA MAN DOES HIS VERSION OF THE Kiki CHALLENGE
Jeremy Lucas from Wichita, Kansas decided to do his while wearing a neon green onesie. He hops out of a truck and proceeds to dance next to the truck. Watch...
EXPLAINS GAY SEX SCANDALS, AT LEAST ACCORDING TO ONE PSYCHOLOGIST
Dr. Justin Lehmiller in a new blog posting for Sex and Psychology tries to explain the reason why quite a few conservative men find themselves involved in sex scandals. Read More...
SCOTTY BOWERS HOLLYWOOD LEGEND REVEALS HOMOEROTIC PICS
The former proprietor of a Hollywood filing station brothel during the Golden Age of Hollywood has released the Secret History of Hollywood, a documentary about his career and life, on July 27. Scotty was known as a self-described procurer of prostitutes and hookers to the elite in Hollywood during the 1940s. Read More...
USPS POSTAL CARRIER CALL GAY COUPLE ‘FA**OTS’
This past Tuesday a postal worker in Columbus, Ohio called two gay men “faggots” and then threatened to stop delivering their mail. Michael Coward when to check on his mail as the USPS worker was delivering it. Read More...
COLLIN MARTIN WANTS A #METOO FOR HOMOPHOBIA IN SPORTS
It’s a known fact that American pro-sports are not known for welcoming LGBT athletes. If you require additional proof just look at Minnesota United midfielder Collin Martin the only openly gay male athlete. Read More...
TEXAS FIREFIGHTERS WANT TO SHOW YOU SOMETHING
It traveling to Paris, France is too expensive, well you might want to take a trip to Paris, Texas instead and you might want to visit the local fire department. Read More...
85 OF THE WORLDS COUNTRIES FIGHT TO STOP LGBT EQUALITY
OutRight Action International has released new research that finds that nearly half the world’s countries are actively preventing people from fighting for equality. Read More...
TURNING 50 AND REFLECTING!
Yes, I turned 50 a few days ago and at first, I thought WTF where did all the time go? Believe it or not, it wasn’t traumatic and my world didn’t come to an end. Read More...
SURVEY FINDS MARINES HAVE MORE SEX THAN OTHER MILITARY BRANCHES
Well, who would have guessed, but according to a new report from the RAND Corp. Marines have more sex than any other branch in the United States military. Read More...
GAY COUPLE IN BELGIUM HARASSED BY NEIGHBORS THEN ATTACKED
Tom Freeman, 59 and Mauro Padovani, 46 who live outside of Ghent, Belgium come forward to talk about their brutal beating. It appears that a young, straight Bulgarian/Croatian couple moved into the neighborhood 4 years ago and when the first time they met they said, “We hat gays.” Read More...
STRAIGHT REALITY STAR ADMITS TO GAY PAST, WELL SORT OF
Grant Crapp the Australian electrician-turned reality star admitted to taking a tip in the man pond. Not only that, but he looks back on the experience with fondness. Read More...
LONDON GAY CLUB DENIES MAN ENTRY BECAUSE OF HIGH HEELS
A London gay bear club denied a man and his friend’s entry because he was wearing high heels. “It’s not something you do every day,” Pavel Vacek explains. “I bought them a year ago, and I’ve only worn them once. Read More...
HOT ENGINEER KEEGAN WHICKER DOES STRIP TEASE IN SHOWER
Keegan Whicker who is considered an Instastud came onto the scene a few years ago and was given “the title world’s hottest engineer.” Not only does he have a hot body, but brains as well and he appears to love showing his body to his more than 450,000 followers. Watch
AUSTIN ARMACOST LAUNCHES NEW UNDERWEAR LINE FOR ALL SIZES
Last week a new underwear brand was launched in the UK by Austin Armacost and do they have a message: sexy out model/Instastud Austin Armacost may be the face of the underwear’s debut campaign, but their underpants are for everyone. Read More...
NEW YORK YANKEES HOLDING EVENTS FOR STONEWALL 50TH ANNIVERSARY
The New York Yankees are planning events to remember and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots. The team came under fire for being one of two clubs in the Major Leagues to not hold any LGBT Pride events. Read More...
LOGAN MCCREE FORMER GAY PORN STAR NOW MEN’S HEALTH ACTIVIST
If you’re into porn especially from 2007 to 2010 then there’s a big chance you remember Logan McCree. The German-born performer is best known for his head-to-toe tattoos; his scalp, butt cheeks, and penis have tattoos. Read More...
YOUTUBER RESPONDS TO CRITICS FOR SITTING ON AIDS MEMORIAL
It appears that straight YouTuber has since apologized after posting an image of him sitting on an AIDS memorial during pride. Aflie Deyes who has millions of followers and in a public relationship with Zoella, another YouTuber. Read More...
NBC REPORTS ON HOW GRINDR IS BEING USED TO SELL AND BUY DRUGS
NBC NEWS has reported how gay men are now using Grindr to buy and sell drugs. The article highlights several accounts of men who recount personal experiences with drugs on the app. Read More...
PHOTO SERIES SHOW MEN OF ALL SHAPES IN UNDERPANTS
Elska Magazine is celebrating their one year anniversary, so the indie queer magazine put together a series of photographs of average, everyday men in their underwear. Read More...
GOP LAWMAKER ACCUSED OF “CATFISHING” GUYS TO HAVE CYBERSEX
I would imagine that the GOP “closet” is starting to get a little cramped these days. It appears that another GOP lawmaker has been caught with his hand it the proverbial rainbow cookie jar. Read More...
SURPRISE! LOG CABIN ENDORSES A HOMOPHOBE IN GEORGIA GOV. RACE
The Georgia chapter of the Log Cabin Republican has decided to endorse Brian Kemp (R.) for Georgia’s governor race and with the full knowledge that he supports anti-LGBT “religious freedom” legislation. Read More...
CHRISTIAN FREAKS OUT: FOX NEWS IS SO GAY!
It appears that some Christian conservatives are appalled at Fox News and its recent direction. Apparently because LGBTQ acceptance has crept into the last bastion of good, Christian values – right-wing propaganda. Read More...
AIR FORCE ACADEMY FOOTBALL PLAYERS COMES OUT AS GAY
Bradley Kim who is a defensive back for the Air Force Academy made history this past Friday when he came out as gay. He becomes the first football player in the Air Force, Marines or Army to come out and publicly say he is gay. Read More...