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Why Saint Sebastian?

Why Saint Sebastian? Well for all you out there who have been caught unawares, Saint Sebastian is often thought of as history’s first gay icon. He has led the way for Oscar Wilde, Marie Antoinette, Judy Garland and Lady Gaga. 318 more words

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Playgirl Centerfold, Celebrity Trainer Dirk Shafer Found Dead In His Car

WEST HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Former Playgirl centerfold Dirk Shafer, who came out as gay in the 1995 faux documentary “Man of the Year,” has died. 177 more words

News

Mardi Gras star Nick Jonas swaps Disney for gay icon status

BY BERNARD ZUEL – SYDNEY MORNING HERALD

It is easy to forget just how old, or actually, young, Nick Jonas is. More than a decade in the entertainment industry – acting, singing, being the face of a family-oriented network, having to be bracketed with his brothers in all public events – and he’s still only 22. 616 more words

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Come on roll that d20

A continuation of the story I began early this week about breakups and DnD. It has been therapeutic to write, and share, and through that process to learn to relax and let stories have their space, to give them the freedom to be that delicious mingling of truth and fact, fiction and desire. 11 more words

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Benedict Cumberbatch Believes Alan Turing Should Be Celebrated As Gay Icon On Bank Notes

‘The feeling you have for the man after getting to know him through the duration of the film is really exacerbated by the frustration and anger, not just at the injustice served him, but also at the fact that, why don’t I know this story? 192 more words

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Marilyn Monroe in the first person: Nonnie Griffin's remarkable Marilyn – After

Frank Sinatra music plays over the speakers. A single pale blue velvet upholstered chair sits centre stage, accompanied by a side table with a goblet of water. 425 more words

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