The Lens

Set Sail for Sexiness, Gay Cruise Style!

Happy new queer! Now that 2023 has dawned, let’s make the most of it. Leave your inhibitions on dry land and whet your gay appetite with an alluring array of LGBTQ+ cruising...

If Rehab is the Right Choice for You, Here’s How to Make the Most of It

It’s tough enough when you’re addicted to something and need help to get off of it, it’s necessary to make it as effective and smooth as possible. Rehab is about healing....

I Saw Daddy Kissing Santa Claus

The holidays are filled with obligation. We maneuver an avalanche of presents and cards and good tidings, but the weight of our emptiness can be crushing. Meanwhile, the best gift...

Sparkle & Slay Holiday Soirée Hosted by Paul Zahn & Legent Bourbon

Entertaining Expert and TV Host Paul Zahn hosted a holiday soiree on December 16th with Legent Bourbon at Ella inside the Sixty Hotel Beverly Hills. Drinks were crafted by Zach...

Bigots Arrested for Threatening Councilman After Disrupting Drag Queen Story Hour

He was a city official. He loved his community so much that he transformed it into a safe space for LGBTQ citizens from all around the world. He was murdered for being gay. The...

The Jinkx & DeLa Holiday Show Is a Raucous Revolution

If you only see one time-traveling, gender-bending, gut-busting, leotard-snapping cabaret Christmas show this year, make it Jinkx and DeLa’s! The fierce festivities begin simply...

Chita Rivera Returns to the Stage

Chita Rivera, one of the most nominated performers in Tony Award history, returns to the stage for Chita: The Rhythm of My Life, a one-night-only concert event at Renée and Henry...

Celebrate Cautiously in the Ongoing Fight for Marriage Equality

This holiday season, beware of poison packages dressed up with frilly nonsense. Sure, Aunt Janice’s heart was in the right place when she bought you and your partner an...

Theresa Heredia is Crushing it in the Wine World

From ‘Winemaker to Watch’ to nominee for ‘Winemaker of the Year’ this heralded lesbian winemaker is celebrating 10 years of accomplishments at the renowned Gary Farrell...

Diversity Is Our Goal: Germany Takes a Silent Stand at the World Cup

As anyone who has endured the awkwardness of adolescence knows: voices change. Sopranos can deepen into baritones and single warblings can accumulate into a symphony of synergy....

Put a Ring on It: Openly Gay Wrestler Jai Vidal Signs with Impact

We live vicariously through our pixelated heroes. When we watch a handsome prince slay a dragon on-screen, we feel the virtual heat. When movie astronauts blast off to distant...

A Kinder Grindr? The Motto App Offers Hookups with a Heart!

Skin serves diametrically opposing purposes every second of our lives. It is a wonderland of sensual contact, but it is also a suit of armor that protects us from harm, both...