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Modern Gay Dating Makes Dark Comedy in Twinking

You’d think the gay dating scene would have become easier to navigate, thanks to apps like Grindr and Scruff: according to Twinking – not so much. In the world of Steven...

Miz Cracker Wants to Snatch Lady Bunny’s Bundles



We asked what RuPaul’s Drag Race Season Ten Queen Miz Cracker would snatch from Lady Bunny, and she knew instantly. Reality shows are designed to create drama: the long...

Smoked Paprika Shrimp on Dashi Cous Cous

Looking for shrimp recipes with international flair? Consider this Smoked Paprika Shrimp on Dashi Cous Cous. It’s a culinary excursion with stops in North Africa, Asia and Latin...

Sense8’s Swan Song, “Avenging” Brothers, and Gay and Gray Today

Netflix makes good on its promise to wrap up its beloved Sense8 series; Chris Evans and gay brother Scott swap stories and … is gay 50 the new 40? Hungry? Like the Wolf? The...

NY Pops Celebrate Alan Menken at 35th Birthday Gala

Five more artists will join the star-studded line-up for the New York Pops’ 35th Birthday Gala, “Part of His World: The Songs of Alan Menken” at Carnegie Hall. Kerry Butler...

California Homes Reveal Their Owners’ Personalities in “Interior Portraits” Book

Interior Portraits By Leslie Williamson | Rizzoli; $55 Self-proclaimed homebody Leslie Williamson hits the road in order to take portraiture to a whole new level in Interior...

Killer Queens, Prince Unseen, and Parsons’ Gender Fluid Film

For realz? At a time when America is collectively sleeping with one eye open over random shootings, a drag queen threatens violence. Plus unreleased Prince and Jim Parsons takes...

Drag Race Season 10 Episode 5 Recap: Bossy Rossy Is a Smash

With Ross playing host, the queens bring the most to parodying Daytime TV, but it all leads to a veteran sashaying away. There comes a point in every season of RuPaul’s Drag...

Enfleurage Aromatics: Making Scents to Soothe the Senses

A singular spot for responsibly sourced essential oils — and the know-how to really appreciate them. Enfleurage Aromatics 237 W. 13th St. New York, NY 10011 212-691-1610 Monday...

Alt/Right Milo Gets Hounded Out, Khelani Comes out and a Fascist Frat Gets Tossed Out

Someone’s underooos got twisted over the weekend as former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos found himself booed out of a Manhattan bar. Then the real fireworks started....

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