MICHAEL SAM SHOWER SEGMENT SPARKS CONTROVERSY

ST. LOUIS — LGBT rights advocates have criticized an ESPN reporter for discussing whether gay St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam has showered with his teammates during the preseason. Josina Anderson said during an August 26 segment that a defense player told her “Sam is respecting our space and that from his perspective he…

GAY MEN, SEX & THE ‘BOTTOM’ OF THE PILE…

Many times, gay men that ‘bottom’ can be subject to the rough end of the stick in the gay world (so to speak), and unfortunately some find there’s still a stigma attached to being the bottom. Can you tell me how gay men can ridicule and scorn the very men they LOVE being inside of?

¿SHOULD WE JUDGE STRAIGHT MEN FOR BEING HOMOPHOBIC?

Slate Contributor Zach Howe of Slate had my Twitter mentions in a debate when I tweeted my agreement with his article, “Why Straight Men Are Right To Be Afraid Of Homosexuality.”  I was confused because I thought the article was clear in its approach; obviously negating its misleading and provocative title. The title is where I…

HBOs ‘THE NORMAL HEART’ WINS EMMY AWARD FOR BEST TV MOVIE

HBO’s “The Normal Heart” has won the Emmy Award for best made-for-television movie. The critically acclaimed film depicts the rise of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City between 1981 and 1984, as seen through the eyes of writer/activist Ned Weeks (played by Mark Ruffalo), the founder of a prominent HIV advocacy group. “The Normal Heart,” directed by Ryan…