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Thu, Jul 24, 2014 7:14 PM
The first trailer for Nightcrawler, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, has been released. In it, we get our very first glimpse of the role that Jake lost 20 lbs. for and had to receive stitches while filming. Apparently, filming the highly-buzzed about film was so intense that Jake punched a mirror during [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Jonathan Higbee
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 7:10 PM
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The U.S.’s oldest gay bookstore, Giovanni’s Room, is officially reopening for business under new management after months of speculation that the store would be closing for good Publisher’s Weekly reports. Last fall current owner Ed Hermance announced that after 40 years of operation, he was looking to sell. “I’ve been looking [...]
Source: Towleroad Charles Pulliam-Moore
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 7:05 PM
​ We're not entirely sure what compels an adult male to voluntarily get circumcised (we figure it's a little late in the game at that point), but this would certainly have us rethinking it! A man has filed a malpractice suit against an Alabama hospital after he went in for a [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Nigel Campbell
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 6:57 PM
Proof that Manhattan's "cool artistic" vibe of yesteryear has fully moved to the outer boroughs and has been replaced by Disneyland comes from the lobby of the Rivington Design House in the Bowery. An image featuring a casual, naked man that promotes the gallery's current installation by photographer Blek Andersen [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Jonathan Higbee
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 6:38 PM
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The focus is all on Anastasia Steele and, of course, Mr. Christian Grey in the just-released first trailer for the highly anticipated film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. The movie is sure to be a hit with the "housewife" demographic that initially made the book a best seller, but given Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan's brooding good looks, anyone could be enticed to see it.

While there are a few light-hearted moments in the trailer, the film seems to revel in the darkness of Grey's mysterious past and the lusty intrigue of his present. One thing's for certain: it all looks uber-sexy. 

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The focus is all on Anastasia Steele and, of course, Mr. Christian Grey in the just-released first trailer for the highly anticipated film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. The movie is sure to be a hit with the "housewife" demographic that initially made the book a best seller, but given [...]
Source: Towleroad Joseph Ehrman-Dupre
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 6:32 PM
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Source: Out Magazine James Kim
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 6:19 PM
If the face of openly gay detective Chris Gorrie wasn't enough to have you signing up with the Fort Worth Police Department, perhaps this funny recruiting video starring him will do the trick!  “My reaction to the negative stuff is, they didn’t get the message I’m trying to send out,” Gorrie said. “Really, I [...]
Source: Instinct Magazine Jonathan Higbee
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 6:15 PM
From powdered wigs to political activism read more [...]
Source: Out Magazine Michelle Ehrhardt
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 6:10 PM
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A same-sex couple has been denied a marriage license in Marion County, North Carolina, reports

A same-sex couple has been denied a marriage license in Marion County, North Carolina, reports Campaign For Southern Equality. Same-sex marriage is illegal in North Carolina. The action was part of the WE DO campaign where same-sex couples have tried to get a marriage license across the state. Although an estimated 150 anti-gay [...]
Source: Towleroad Jim Redmond
Thu, Jul 24, 2014 5:45 PM
“We were literally ordered out of our home at gunpoint.” read more [...]
Source: Out Magazine Alex Panisch