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Six Queer Promposals That Will Light Up Your Life

Apr 27, 2016 by
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It’s that time of the year, and we don’t mean the cherry blossoms. Teenagers across the country are awkwardly asking each other to prom, and what was once a near-certain letdown for LGBTQ youth who could only dream of inviting the …

Vintage Pics From Waikiki’s Gay Beaches Prove That Speedos Never Go Out Of Style

Apr 20, 2016 by
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Thank God Alan Light never leaves home without his camera. His photos from the gay beaches of Waikiki taken in the late ’80s and early ’90s are pretty darn hot. (They also serve as a reminder to always wear sunscreen!) “I started taking Waikiki, Hawaii …

PHOTOS: These Vintage Gay Pride Photos Are Absolutely Everything

Apr 13, 2016 by
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Amateur photographer Alan Light had no idea he was capturing a special moment in LGBTQ history when he brought along his camera to various Pride festivals in the late ’80s and early ’90s. Related: PHOTOS: Vintage Gay Couples Help Preserve Our Vibrant Queer …

PHOTOS: Andrew Rannells Celebrates Model Behavior Backstage At Jeffrey Fashion Cares

Apr 06, 2016 by
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“I walked backstage and there’s some real aliens back there walking around like models,” host Andrew Rannells joked at this year’s Jeffrey Fashion Cares. “I feel like Sloth from Goonies.” But Jeffrey Kalinsky’s fashion fundraiser didn’t take over New York’s …

PHOTOS: Hunky Jesus Contest Brings Beloved Sacrilege Back To San Francisco

Mar 30, 2016 by
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On Easter Sunday, the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence ruffled some right-wing feathers for the 37th year in a row with their annual Hunky Jesus contest. Hot boys, drag queens and even families flocked to Golden Gate Park to celebrate the rebirth …

Fit For A Queen: The Lavish ’70s Palm Springs Home That Time Forgot

Mar 30, 2016 by
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The ’70s made many memorable contributions to culture, from Thin White Duke Bowie to The Godfather to The Rocky Horror Picture Show. But interior decorating does not often bubble onto anyone’s list of the decade’s biggest achievements. Signature busy patterns accented by drab earth tones …

The Gay Easter Parade Hops Through The French Quarter In New Orleans

Mar 29, 2016 by
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Once again, spring showers didn’t prevent folks from coming out to celebrate the 2016 Gay Easter Parade in New Orleans. Colorful horse-drawn carriages, marching bands, sexy Jesus impersonators, studly Easter bunnies, and ladies and gents dressed in their Easter Sunday’s best rolled through the heart …