Pool Party West Hollywood
LifestylePersonal

Pool Party Positivity: Removing Stigma from Status

My friend Larry invited me to a pool party, and naturally I was dying to go. His invite was followed by a call from Bruce, his fiancé (I guess husband now) to tell me a little bit more about the event I had just agreed to go to later that …

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Mike Gerle Leather and Politics
PoliticsTalk Show

Mikel Gerle on Politics, Leather, and LA Band of Brothers

Mikel Gerle talks about the balance between working in politics and the leather community as well as his campaign for West Hollywood City Council for March of 2015. He delves into the world of the International Mr. Leather contest as well as the formation of the LA Band of Brothers. …

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Personal

TBT: The Football Game

“I’m lost. I have no idea where I am!” “What do you mean you’re lost??” I’ve been on the phone talking to my drunk boyfriend James for the past thirty minutes trying to figure out where he is. It’s the first football game of the season and he got too …

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Greek Row
Lifestyle

12 Lessons and Benefits of Growing Up Gay in the South

As I was writing this post, one of my best friends sent me this text: While this post is similar to the perks of being a GB, this is particular to the boys like me who grew up in the South. I was there for fifteen years from age 3-18. Here …

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Alex van der Hoek
Lifestyle

Gay Men are Dangerous

“Watch your drinks. Don’t let anyone make you anything.” “Get ready to have orgies everyday.” “You’re going to come back covered in STDs.” This is what they told me before I left for my trip to the BVI, which I’m sure you’re tired of hearing about. My friends and family …

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Gay Boy Cuddling Alone in Bed
Personal

Confessions of a Callous Cuddler

It’s happening. We’re finally happening. We had one of the same majors back in college, but only knew of each other from across the room. Colton was a big frat star back in the day and I was that kid who raised his hand all the time in class. Nothing …

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Atlanta Nightline
Travel

Gaylanta

Having never been out in Georgia (both socially and sexuality-wise), I made a point of visiting the gay scene during my most recent visit home. It was a great experience getting to call on some of my childhood friends who I then never knew to be gay. To then see …

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