August 9, 2012


Access: Use It to Give Voice to the Voiceless & Hell to the Powerful

Filed by Guest Blogger | August 09, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

On August 3, the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association named me NLGJA Journalist of the Year 2012. I addressed NLGJA's annual gala with my acceptance speech, "Access: Use It to Give Voice to the Voiceless (and Hell to the Powerful)." Read More


Olympic Heroes 2012

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 09, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

The Guardian is asking readers, "Which Olympians have inspired you most so far?" I don't know the stories of most, but I have to go back to my post about Whitney Houston to choose from among the stories I do.Read More


Matt Gold Is Not 'Ordinary'

Filed by Bil Browning | August 09, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

A friend of mine once joked that I was a lesbian at heart because I'm friends with all of my exes and couldn't imagine life without them. While our romantic relationships may have ended, I've always considered them friends or I wouldn't have dated them.Read More


Matthew Mitcham to Dive Nude

Filed by James Holmes | August 09, 2012 | 2:30 PM | comments

Openly gay Australian Olympic diver Matthew Mitcham has promised to dive nude if he takes home a gold medal. Is this tempting the gods? It sure as hell is tempting me. Read More


Olympic Heat 2: 10 More of the Sexiest Male Olympians

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 09, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

Here are ten more of my personal picks for "Olympians to watch." No, not watch out for, or watch compete. Just watch.Read More


The Beauty of Sadism

Filed by Drew Cordes | August 09, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

When chatting with sex partners about likes and dislikes I'm often asked, "Do you like pain?" This is a vexing question. I think it's too simply put. Read More


Dexamethazone: Sex 'Normalization' of Intersex Babies in Utero

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | August 09, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

Pregnancy is a time when joy can turn to panic in the blink of an eye, and wanting a "normal, healthy baby" can leave families with difficult choices. Read More


Weiner Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 09, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Executives at Trojan Vibrations felt cocksure that their latest, and largest, giveaway - pedaling 10,000 freebie vibrators - couldn't possibly flop, until it did. Stop that Pleasure Cart! It's what you need to know. Read More


Oral Kombat

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 09, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

In the heat of the Olympic moment, an Iranian wrestler loses his inhibitions, and ends up pinning his coach in a liplock. Read More

Flame On

Filed by Joseph Gentile | August 09, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

LuanLegacy lets loose about "masculine gays" self-segregating from their louder, effeminate counterparts, and its toxic effect. Read More