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In Awe of Aria Las Vegas

Maybe I should contact Las Vegas Tourism about making the new slogan for Sin City #CantStayAway! Because quite frankly I can not. I just got back last Monday from a whirlwind excursion to Vegas for the night but am just now catching up by telling my tale. I always get busy at the beginning of the year and this one is no exception. I booked a one night stay at Aria Resort & Casino and grabbed up tickets to Michael Jackson ONE before getting on the road for a 24-hour heyday of escapism, inspiration and a needed round of shopping for upcoming gigs. Here’s the Tea… I got a cute hotel rate on LMTclub (that’s a dot com, go to RetailMeNot and grab a free ...

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It Turns Out Batman and Superman Both Oppose Trump’s Refugee Ban

It Turns Out Batman and Superman Both Oppose Trump’s Refugee Ban Now more than ever, the world needs a superhero or two. Unfortunately for us, Batman and Superman—two characters of the DC Universe originally created in the 1930s—are far from real. Still, for decades they have stood for all that is right in the world: truth (secret identities notwithstanding), fairness and good old-fashioned justice (violence occasionally required). In case you were wondering how two of the world’s most famous heroes feel about Donald Trump’s recent Muslim refugee/immigrant ban, our friends at Comic Book Resources uncovered the answer! It was 1949, following WWII, when DC Comics placed the below PSA in its comic books. As any history buff could tell you, that was a ...

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An Interviewer’s Trilogy – Scott Cullens

This is the third part of what has become a trilogy of interviews with reality star, fitness model recently awarded for his disciplined physique, and all around down to earth caring gentle man Scott Cullens who I’m glad I can say I know well. He has always been a major supporter of Team Steven and we always find something to ki-ki or giggle about via text when the moment moves us. I see him daily at the gym putting himself through the rigors of someone dedicated to not only looking good and staying healthy but appreciating every moment he humbly receives. He spoke to us twice before, here in 2013 and in ’14, as well. I love his honesty and believe he truly enjoys stopping his ...

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Say What? A Leaked Draft of Trump’s Religious Freedom Executive Order?

Now I don't know how true this is, but check it out.A leaked copy of a draft executive order titled “Establishing a Government-Wide Initiative to Respect Religious Freedom,” was obtained by The Investigative Fund and The Nation yesterday.The tea is, this draft points out the exemptions for people and organizations who claim religious or moral objections to same-sex marriage, premarital sex, abortion, and trans identity, and it slights women’s access to contraception and abortion through the ACA.Read the whole thing after the jumpExecutive Order—Establishing a Government-Wide Initiative to Respect Religious FreedomEXECUTIVE ORDEREstablishing a Government-Wide Initiative to Respect Religious FreedomBy the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, in ...

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Gay Men Were Attacked in Columbus and Nashville

Gay Men Were Attacked in Columbus and Nashville In two unrelated incidents, gay men were attacked unprovoked in Columbus and Nashville. Nashville The Tennessean reports: Francisco Montes, 24, had been out dancing with his roommate at both Play and Canvas Lounge when he decided it was time to go home, he said. “I didn’t see them,” Montes said. “I didn’t even know where they were coming from until they shouted, ‘Faggot!’ behind me. Then they just attacked me.” He said when he turned around, all he saw was a fist. He fell to the ground and eventually blacked out. Columbus LGBTQ Nation writes: California transplants Bryson Beier and Mantej Sandhu were walking home via an alley just after 2 a.m. They moved ...

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CNN’s Jake Tapper goes off on Trump over False Voter Fraud Claim

CNN anchor Jake Tapper came for Donald Trump this morning. This man continues to push baseless claims of voter fraud, saying that millions of illegal ballots were cast to Hillary Clinton.But where's the evidence? Oh right, there IS NO EVIDENCE! Watch Jake dig into this foolishness

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‘The Devil Wears Prada’ is Coming to Broadway, Reaffirming Our Faith in Humanity

‘The Devil Wears Prada’ is Coming to Broadway, Reaffirming Our Faith in Humanity Did you just hear a million gay men scream? News broke today that The Devil Wears Prada is heading to Broadway! Maybe the next four years won’t be so bad after all? Lies but this does help! The news has restored our faith in humanity, especially since one of the men behind the musical adaption is Sir Elton John! How fabulous is that? “Re-imagining The Devil Wears Prada for the musical theater is super exciting,” John said in a statement. “I’m a huge fan of both the book and the feature film, and a huge aficionado of the fashion world. I can’t wait to sink my ...

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7 Photos Proving Why Fitness Model Anatoly Goncharov is the Hottest of Them All (NSFW)

7 Photos Proving Why Fitness Model Anatoly Goncharov is the Hottest of Them All (NSFW) Girl! Get out your fan or ice cubes or maybe just stick your entire head in the freezer. Russian fitness model Anatoly Goncharov was shot by Serge Lee for Adon Magazine and the photos have us thirsty as fuck! We know we aren’t supposed to be into Russians right now but how do we get this Russian into us? Too soon? Check out the thirsty snaps of Anatoly Goncharov below: Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!

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Assange lawyer: Manning commutation doesn’t meet extradition offer’s conditions (Bitch, please)

As many of you know, I hate Julian Assange.Yesterday, Chelsea Manning's sentence was reduced by President Obama. Before that happened, Assange offer to be extradited to the United States if Manning were pardoned. Well, like the snake he is, Assange backs out.The lawyer for Julian Assange said President Obama’s commutation of Chelsea Manning’s sentence does not meet the conditions of the WikiLeaks head’s offer to be extradited to the United States if Manning were pardoned. Obama on Tuesday commuted Manning’s sentence for leaking diplomatic cables to WikiLeaks, leading many to wonder whether that meant Assange was ready to surrender to the Department of Justice.“Mr. Assange welcomes the announcement that Ms. Manning’s sentence will be reduced and she will be released in May, but this ...

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A Gay Man Was Beaten and Threatened with Rape by His Own Family

A Gay Man Was Beaten and Threatened with Rape by His Own Family This story out of India is yet another sickening tale of homophobia from within one’s own family. A gay man was beaten and threatened with “corrective rape” after his family found out he is gay. Corrective rape is a horrific hate crime used to try and make someone straight. How disgusting is that? RT reports: According to the India Times, the young man known as ‘Sanjoy’ was subjected to a string of physical and emotional abuse from his family in the city of Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta, in West Bengal. After his parents found out that Sanjoy, in his early 20s, is gay and living with his partner, they hired local ...

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20 Sexy Shots from New York’s M.E.A.T. Party (NSFW)

20 Sexy Shots from New York’s M.E.A.T. Party (NSFW) On Saturday, Jan. 14, Tel Aviv’s DJ Aron packed the dance floor of New York’s B.B. King’s main room with sexy men, and Hornet—the world’s premier gay social network—was there to join the party. This was the third of four events thrown by international party duo John Blair and Jake Resnicow in which Hornet powered the party’s VIP experience. Perks included access to on-site masseurs who were giving massages to partygoers between dance breaks. The app was also giving away free premium upgrades. The event was wall to wall with men in their best gear. From harnesses to jockstraps, attendees left their clothes at the door with their coat. Go-go boys...

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‘I Think Trump Is Very Good on Gay Rights’ and 4 Other Crazy Things Peter Thiel Just Said

‘I Think Trump Is Very Good on Gay Rights’ and 4 Other Crazy Things Peter Thiel Just Said Today, The New York Times ran an unchallenging interview with Peter Thiel—the gay billionaire and PayPal co-founder who supported Trump while bankrupting Gawker. The interview made sure to mention that Thiel was “wearing a gray Zegna suit and sipping white wine in a red leather booth … over a four-hour dinner of duck and chocolate dessert”—barf. When we say that it was “unchallenging,” that isn’t merely shade. Take this bullshit exchange: When I ask him if he can explain to Mr. Trump that climate change is not a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese, he offers a Chinese box of an answer: “Does ...

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Batman Comic Debuts Awesome Trans Character

Batman Comic Debuts Awesome Trans Character Bleeding Cool News noticed something about Dr. Victoria October, a new character introduced into the Batman universe in Detective Comics #948: she’s trans. The character appears to be a scientist who specializes in the study of creepy monsters. Probably a good career in the DC Comics universe. She doesn’t use the word “trans”, but from the dialog, it’s super obvious. She refers to her “pupal stage” (what a caterpillar goes through before becoming a butterfly) and mentions her “deadname” (pre-transition name). [Batman and I] go way back… That was my pupal stage, before I came into myself. I did appreciate the card. My deadname didn’t have half the panache, I’m afraid. With that, Dr. October joins the ...

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Drag Race’s Thorgy Thor Plays Violin in Amazon’s ‘Mozart in the Jungle’

Drag Race’s Thorgy Thor Plays Violin in Amazon’s ‘Mozart in the Jungle’ We just found out that Thorgy Thor—the underdog of RuPaul’s Drag Race season eight—makes a surprise appearance on the most recent season of Amazon’s Mozart in the Jungle. He plays a violin-playing drag queen which makes sense seeing as Thor is a real-life violin-playing drag queen. If you’re not watching Mozart, it’s a charming ensemble comedy about players in the New York Orchestra; it’s loosely based on the 2005 memoir of Blair Tindall, an oboist who played with the New York Philharmonic. The series includes openly gay actor Sandro Isaack and a plot line about a bisexual affair between women. Anyway, in a 2016 interview, Thor ...

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Lord, the Head of Coachella has donated to Anti-LGBTQ and Climate Denial Groups

I was so happy to hear that Beyonce was headlining Coachella and then I read this...The festival’s billionaire owner, Philip Anschutz has donated to Anti-LGBTQ organizations and denies climate change.Here's moreAnschutz’s track record with the LGBTQ community is especially dubious, as he has donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to anti-gay organizations and supported anti-gay legislation such as Colorado’s Amendment 2, which sought to enable private property owners and employers to discriminate against homosexuals and lesbians. According to the Washington Post, Anschutz has contributed funds to the Alliance Defending Freedom, the National Christian Foundation, and the Family Research Council, all of which staunchly oppose LGBTQ rights.But Anschutz’s crusade against gay rights is only the tip of the iceberg in terms of his ...

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Make America Sick Again: Congress Wants to Kill Obamacare and Planned Parenthood

Make America Sick Again: Congress Wants to Kill Obamacare and Planned Parenthood Congressional leaders have announced plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and defund Planned Parenthood, leaving millions of Americans unable to afford health care. The Affordable Care Act This was a long time coming. The Republicans have been trying to kill the ACA since its inception. NPR writes: “We will repeal the disaster known as Obamacare and create new health care, all sorts of reforms that work for you and your family,” President-elect Donald Trump vowed last month in Orlando. That new health care plan hasn’t been fleshed out yet by Trump or his allies in Congress. So they say they’ll vote to get rid of Obamacare, but delay ...

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Ultimate Southern Christmas Magic

I just got back from Nashville for my annual trip home to see mom, visit with good friends and spend time in a city I know very well. Born and raised in the Bible Belt of Tennessee, I felt its tight grip as I maneuvered bullies, hate while trying to figure out who the hell I was. It didn’t come easy. But when I decided that if people were going to stare and talk about me paying me more attention than perhaps I deserved I made damn sure I gave them something worth noticing. It helps that I’m a natural born performer, eh?! When I go back and drive the same streets remembering how it and I once was, it grounds me more than any ...

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4 Reasons the U.S. Government is Dropping AIDS.gov

4 Reasons the U.S. Government is Dropping AIDS.gov In Spring 2017, AIDS.gov, the federal government’s HIV and AIDS information site, will change its URL to HIV.gov. And though the change may seem minor, it reflects a progressive shift away from 20th century attitudes about HIV, attitudes which also prevent healthcare providers from ending the epidemic. Using AIDS and HIV interchangeably is inaccurate … The ’80s and ’90s press helped popularize the term GRID (Gay-Related Immune Deficiency) and then AIDS (Auto Immune Deficiency Syndrome) before scientists discovered the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), the virus that causes AIDS. “When the virus was discovered. HIV became a more precise way to refer to a virus as opposed to an arbitrary syndrome,” wrote...

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Christmas Magic in Sin City

Another Vegas trip for the record books! Man, we love that town. I just sat down from being away with my husband for 3 days during our annual Xmas excursion to Sin City. It’s not only our escape but our gift to each other for Christmas because it’s something we both enjoy. I even took a strand of holiday lights and draped them over a tall lamp in our suite. We brought our few gifts we wrapped up for one another, as well. Yahass, Queen! I make sure we do it the way I see best. (cue laugh track.) Grab the leftover eggnog and let me share the majority of what happened in Vegas since it clearly won’t be staying in Vegas. I booked ...

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Simon & Schuster gives Milo Yabba Dabba Doo a $250K book deal

This is trash!Bigot and hater Milo Yiannopoulos has received a $250,000 book deal with Threshold Editions, a piece of the Simon & Schuster brand.THR reports:"They said banning me from Twitter would finish me off. Just as I predicted, the opposite has happened," Yiannopoulos told THR, confirming the upcoming book without commenting on financial details. "Did it hurt Madonna being banned from MTV in the 1990s? Did all that negative press hurt Donald Trump's chances of winning the election?"Yiannopoulos, a hero of the so-called "alt-right" (he says he doesn't consider his political positions as alt-right) was famously banned from Twitter after engaging in an online spat with Leslie Jones. Some of his followers were accused of bullying the Ghostbusters actress ...

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