The Lens

Cross-Dressing for a Cause: Oh Canada!

Identity is a confounding mix of perception and instinct. It’s easy to say, “Be yourself,” but it’s much harder to ponder what self truly means. Insecurities abound,...

Gayer Than ‘Twilight’? Stake Tuned!

Queer people are creatures of legend. We are marginalized to the shadows, where we cultivate a fabulously dark style until we suddenly emerge to suck… blood, or wine, or...

Hatch and Grab: Gay Penguins Steal Egg (Again)

What should you do when you’re all dressed up with nowhere to go? How about pulling off an egg-cellent heist? That’s what two gay penguins in the Netherlands just did… and...

Vote Hard! Grindr Demands Compliance

We’re not going to get bogged down in modern politics because that’s the ultimate boner-killer. Elections sink erections! However, we will emphasize the need for gay advocacy...

Public Sex Is Pricey!

Puerto Vallarta is a haven for hedonism. You can indulge in LGBTQ excess and cock…tails galore, but there is a line in the luxurious sand which you should not cross. And...

Save Face with the Glizzy Gripper™

Sure, we all love the taste and feel of a slimy tube of meat ramming into our mouths, but what about privacy? Fear not, because Matty Benedetto has invented a device to conceal...

Giving Is Sexy – Just Ask Gay for Good

The pulse of an electronic symphony throbs from a nearby DJ kiosk. A drag queen barks BINGO numbers and rewards participants with prizes and attitude galore. Queer elation swirls...

You Can’t Spell #GraySweatpants without G-A-Y

As the temperatures drop, our appetite for the season heats up. No, we’re not talking about pumpkin spice shenanigans – it’s gray sweatpants time! View this post on...

For Love of the Game: Collin Martin

Pro soccer is a dizzying blur of meaty thighs, sweaty athleticism, and scores galore. Also, it’s the world’s most popular sport. So, when homophobia flares up on the field, we...

Let Lust Rule: Lenny Kravitz is 56 Years Old?!?

American whoa-man! Have you see the cover of this month’s Men’s Health magazine? Rugged rocker Lenny Kravitz is shirtless, inked, and hoisting a wakeboard on the beach…...

Top or Bottom? Shaun Spills the T

Picture it: the year is 2007. The time is late at night. The setting is an infomercial playground unspooling on your outdated plasma TV. You are tossing restlessly in your bed,...

Shock and Aww: The Photography of Florian Hetz

Sex is a thrill ride. You must surrender to your inhibitions, forfeit control to your voracious partner, and convulse wildly until orgasm is your only escape. The interplay...