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I am SURE I am #51.

The Advocate named it's 50 most influential LGBT media folks. They made a point of noting that only out folks made the list...(they could have used a less goofy picture of Maddow, no)? Read more...

Well about time!

After 72 years together, this Iowa couple finally wed. Congratulations to Vivian Boyack and Alice "Nonie" Dubes! Read more...

I Can't Believe Blumpkin/Grumpkin Did Not Make it.

Jezebel has done some exhaustive research of Urban Dictionary to bring you the 10 grossest sex acts. Enjoy! Read more...



Hollywood Streets, 1979-1983

I discovered punk, via Rodney on the Roq, in 1978. Photographer turned lab tech Matt Sweeney discovered Hollywood in 1979. These are some facinating photos from a time frame that I too was hanging out in Hollywood, going to shows and hanging out on Melrose (when it was cool, whippersnappers!) Read more...


New Yorker Opens Up Archives

If you read this blog you are OBVIOUSLY a super sophisticated MENSA member (I heard that eyeroll) so you will be interested in this list complied by The Awl of the articles you should read from the newly opened New Yorker archive. Hurry as it may be closed soon! Read more...

"That Was the Pull of the Gay Life".

The Awl has an interesting first person piece from a gay man who came of age in NYC in the 60s and 70s. Not to spoil it, but sex, hustlers, sex, rough trade, sex, rinse and repeat. Read more...