The Lens

Photographer Charlie Rogers captures the essence of men in their tighty-whities

Contrast conjures complex carnal cravings. In other words, diversity is hot. Simply envision the alluring manner in which partners with dueling skin tones complement one another...

The Gayest City on Earth Is About to Have a Homophobic Congressman

Does this headline make you angry? Well then, vote your ass off! That’s the only way we can make sure that Palm Springs isn’t represented by trump-loving, gay-hating...

World of Wonder Just Announced “RuPaul’s Drag Race: UK Versus The World”

In a global first, RuPaul takes Drag Race UK to the next level as he opens up the battle to Drag Race queens from around the world. Engines are starting to rev as nine...

TikTok Star Corey O’Brien & Partner to NFL Player Ryan Russell is Dancing his way to Freedom

You may know Corey O’Brien from his TikTok dances, which rank in the multi-millions of views. You may know him from his modeling work, his shoots have been both sexy and artful,...

Attack of the Qarens: Banning Books in America

“What do we want?” “Ignorance!” “When do we want it?” “Now!” Such is the clarion call of the Qarens. Have you met this lunatic? The original Karen was prone to...

Earth Girls Are Easy: Pattie Gonia Struts Her Eco-Consciousness

Gay culture has been treasuring trash for decades. John Waters elevated Divine into legendary status, forever inverting the relationship between the sacred and the profane. Dog...

Hypocrisy comes to mind when you “pray the gay away” with this man

For most of us, 2020 was a pretty crummy year. But for Jeffrey Mccall, it was an orgy of accidental hookups and self-inflicted shame. Guilt is Jeffrey’s lube! Oh, have we...

Inaugural Weekend of Desert Air Makes a Splash

Splash House and Goldenvoice debuted a dance weekend getaway under the Palm Springs desert sky on December 10-11 – Desert Air.  Yes, the masterminds behind the successful...

Now THIS Is How a Country Comes Out – Chile Celebrates Marriage Equality

Picture it: Anytown USA, circa 1994. A sheepish adolescent addresses their family at the dinner table. Sarah McLachlan plays on the compact disc player in the corner. The teen...

Smalltown Boy’s Big Impact: RIP, Steve Bronski

It was timely yet timeless. Grainy VHS fantasies flickered through your mind until you were unable to discern what was real and what was imaginary. And then society crashed in....

Big Things Come in Little Packages: The Full Frontal Majesty of ‘Primary’

Your mind contains a gallery of experiences. On one wall hangs the hall of achievements: your graduation ceremony, your first day at work, your promotion, etc. Another wall...

All We Want for Christmas Is Leslie Jordan

Nothing says Christmas like porn, caroling and a diminutive hairy man shimmying seductively in an accidental micro-mini. Leslie Jordan is the gift that keeps on giving. Last year,...