When Gay Men Insult Women

It makes me cringe when I hear a straight guy embark on a long tirade about how he could never possibly have sex or be intimate with another guy. I sigh and think to myself, "Not this again. What an asshole. You don't like dick. I get it!" » 5/13/11 5:15pm 5/13/11 5:15pm

Why I Won’t Fuck A Girl Again

Last week I was lucky enough to see LCD Soundsystem's final show. Afterwards, drinking with friends, I mentioned that I met two straight girls who were nice enough to both let me stand with them for a while, for they had better seats than I, and who also spent an hour hitting on me before ascertaining that I "liked… » 4/14/11 12:42pm 4/14/11 12:42pm

What’s With All the Liz Lemon Lesbian Jokes?

As "gay episodes" of network TV go, the deftest handling I can think comes from the 2007 30 Rock episode "Cougars." Tina Fey's Liz Lemon finds herself dating a much younger man and her straight/disgusting colleague Frank Rossitano falls in love with him. It's rare to see a standard comedy show draw such a clear… » 3/24/11 12:10pm 3/24/11 12:10pm

What Happened To Olivia Benson’s Sex Life?

If you want to try something interesting, watch Law and Order: Special Victims Unit non-chronologically. It can be quite eye-opening. My boyfriend and I needed a predictable, non-committal show to get us through our December doldrums. With Angel and Veronica Mars behind us, and the wonders of Skins yet to be… » 2/16/11 1:35pm 2/16/11 1:35pm

If Katy Perry Crapped in a Pizza Box, Would You Eat It?

I've become increasingly frustrated with the spate of contemporary pop stars that crop up out of nowhere, declare themselves "gay icons," throw a couple rainbows or dudes kissing into their videos and then move on. Exhibit A: Katy Perry. » 11/11/10 6:20pm 11/11/10 6:20pm