The Lens

Hungry for Humor? Feast on ‘Breaking Fast’

Why be humble? Gays are the best! But sometimes, society gets in our way. Pesky notions like society, religion, and tradition conspire to dull our rainbow glow and hinder our...

Vocabulary Word of the Gay: Cottaging

What could be lovelier than an afternoon spent cottaging with your mate? Well, when you consider the fact that “cottaging” means hot and nasty man-sex in a public restroom,...

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK – Snatch Game

It’s time for the highly anticipated Snatch Game! In the new episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, the queens showcased their best celebrity impressions and improv skills, taking...

Look Like 1.5 Million Bucks at City Gym

This damn pandemic #damndemic really messed with our workout routine. We miss the gym in all of its gay glory. The sauna, the cardio, the sauna, the weights, the sauna… did we...

Say It with Us Now: ‘Boys! Boys! Boys!’

Queer art straddles the intersection of lofty expression and underground decadence. We excavate the shadows for inspiration and elevate our dark desires for gallery...

Dan Levy, Uncut

True innovation breaks with the conventions of the past and builds toward a more inclusive future. But some ideas are just ridiculous. Between the two extremes of absurdity and...

Who Are Hotter – Firefighters or Construction Workers?

A mighty debate rages through the LGBTQ’mmunity. No, we’re not referring to the topic of assimilation vs. representation; we’re talking firemen vs. construction workers!...

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK has first ever RuRuvision Song Contest

SPOILER ALERT: Challenge winners and elimination details from this week’s episode of Drag Race UK follow.   The Queens are back after a seven-month break of filming due to...

“Not Another Second” Acknowledges and Celebrate the Sacrifice, Bravery, and Contribution of LGBT+ Elders

For LGBT+ seniors, coming out was infinitely more difficult than it is today. As a result, many have lost years of not being their authentic selves fully and not being able to...

The Underwear Guru Takes on Skincare! Essential Skincare Products for You from Andrew Christian

With most of us sticking to the rules and staying home during COVID, time can go by with little to no awareness of what day it is, how long we have worn our pajamas for, or how...

This Straight-Shooter Is Gay: TJ Osborne Comes Out

Country music tackles themes such as plaintive yearning, being misunderstood, and finding your voice despite marginalization. Naturally, these topics dovetail with the queer...

Happy Valentine’s Gay!

If you’re looking for a V-Day gift that says, “I’m here, I’m queer, I’m scouring Instagram for the perfect sentiment,” then we’re here to help! Actually, we were...