The Harbin Ice Festival has opened in China, and hot damn are we jealous! The 26th festival of it’s kind is expected to bring in 50,000 visitors. Basically, it’s a wintertime Burning Man. Towering Buddhas, pagodas, and fairytale castles were built by world-class ice architects for your viewing pleasure. We’ve[…]
January 8, 2010 The Portugese Parliament legalizes civil unions for same-sex couples (+10 Awesome gay blog points) but rejects a proposal to allow the newly wed gay couples in question to adopt (-7 Fairness). We’re still chalking this day up to a win. Portugese homos literally celebrate with mimosas in[…]
Incredible DIY site, and contender for best website in the universe (besides our own gay blog), Instructables is in the middle of their second annual Epilog Challenge. The conditions? Basically to build the coolest shit you can dream up instruct others how to build. Our favorite contender so far is[…]
Gay blogs are reporting the GLBT Historical Society has opened the first gay museum in America. The Society is celebrating their 25th anniversary with the museum’s debut in the heart of the Castro in San Francisco. Unbelievably, the museum is only the second of it’s kind in the entire world.[…]
The Maroon 5 frontman is stripping down in Australian Cosmopolitan (and on practically every gay blog in the world) this month to raise awareness for prostate cancer screenings. The shoot is very Janet Jackson, don’t you think? Not that we are complaining at all. Enjoy! What do you think of Adam’s[…]
The world’s first luxury condoms are now available from The Original Condom, straight out of gay blog Mecca, Condom, France (Who knew it even existed?). The regal rubbers claim to be “chic and elegant” and are equipped with “French Touch”. We admit, they’ve gotten a rise out of us –[…]
It’s like Facebook, but with nobody on it. OutMilitary.com, a new social networking site (Yesss! Another!) wants YOU gay blog readers to create a profile. Queerty ran a story on the site earlier claiming the site’s membership was only in the double digits, but it looks to me like there[…]
United States Navy Captain Owen Honors is in the gay blog spotlight today after the release of military videos he directed and starred in by The Virginian-Pilot. The videos, filmed aboard the nuclear powered USS Enterprise (The one in the ocean) in 2006 and 2007 when Honors was the Executive Officer,[…]
January 1, 1982: Condoms are made available to inmates in federal prisons throughout Canada. But hey man, No homo. January 1, 2010: New Hampshire becomes the sixth (Well, Fifth. See: California) state in the union to legalize same-sex marriages. 15 same-sex couples are wed at the statehouse on a chilly[…]
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