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Skittles Goes Colorless, for LGBTQ Pride Partnership with GLAAD

Every June, an increasing number of brands roll out special edition products for LGBTQ Pride Month that are often swathed in garish rainbows, causing a sort of rainbow fatigue in the community. So it’s a relief to see that Skittles has gone in the opposite direction, removing the rainbow—in fact, removing color entirely—from its packaging for…

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Canada Announces Memorial for lost LGBTQ+ Individuals

Written by LILY WAKEFIELD for Pink news Canada has just approved a site for a $8 million memorial to thousands of LGBT+ people who were forced out of government and military jobs by a five-decade institutional “purge”. The memorial will be built in Ottawa, overlooking Canada’s Supreme Court and Parliament Hill, according to LGBTQ Nation. Over…

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4 Ways Running Affects Your Penis and Balls

When you run, your body adapts to the accelerated movement. It allows you to pound the pavement without getting hurt. For people who have testicles (aka cis or trans men), that adjustment includes your precious package. Men’s Health asked several urologists how running affects a man’s bits, and their answers could surprise you. Orlando-based urologist and marathoner Jeffrey Thill,…

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7 Disney Characters Reimagined

Written by Ray Monaghan for Gayety If Disney makes dreams come true, then A&V Art makes wet dreams come true. This traveling art collective consists of three talented members. Andres Isaquita, Viito Mejias, and Dave Salamanca meet at the intersection of humor, fashion, and eroticism. If you can imagine it, they can create it (with a very…

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BALLERINO by David-Simon Dayan

David-Simon Dayan, the twenty-four year-old Los Angeles-based artist, examines the male form in his latest exhibition, Ballerino. Using 35mm film to capture intimate moments of male ballet dancers, David-Simon explores what it means to be a person, to be a queer person, to reckon race, identity, and freedom.   Ballerino began as a response to…

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The Gay Gene

THE BIOLOGY OF SAME-SEX ATTRACTION SEEMS TO INVOLVE A HOST OF GENES. It has long been clear that a person’s sexual preference — whether they prefer male or female sexual partners, or both — is influenced by his or her genetic makeup. The most straightforward evidence for this is that sexual preference is more likely to be…

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The Difference Between Sex and Gender

What is the difference between sex and gender identity, exactly? Whether you want to brush up on your knowledge or you’re questioning your gender identity yourself, you’ll find the answers here. Sex and gender have historically been used interchangeably, but that doesn’t mean that they’re the same thing. “We don’t know how to measure gender,”…

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Sex Exercises for Men

SEX EXERCISES FOR MEN INCLUDE A VARIETY OF ACTIVITIES, MOVES, AND STRETCHES YOU CAN DO TO IMPROVE YOUR SEX LIFE. These moves help strengthen muscles in the pelvic region as well as other areas of the body to help with position and stamina. Learn how Kegels can help with premature ejaculation, stronger erections, and erectile…

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Proper Cleaning of the Penis

Growing up, no one ever gave me the rundown on how or what I should do to keep my penis clean […] I’ve never read any reliable answer beyond washing it with water. Do I use soap? Any soap? How normal is smegma? If my penis gets itchy from smegma should I go see a…

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CORONAVIRUS AND SEX: DOS AND DON’TS DURING SOCIAL DISTANCING.

Lately, the one topic the entire world is concerned about is the novel coronavirus. In line with that, as a sex positive neuroscience sex researcher, I am writing this article with a couple of goals: to inform readers how sex relates to the current pandemic, and to prevent the spread of myths and misinformation in…

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The Most Common Fetishes in the United States

By Dr. Evan Goldstein for Gayety In the last few years, you may have noticed that fetishes and kinks are becoming more commonly discussed. Many people are more comfortable discussing their fetishes. In part, we can attribute this to the popularity of media such as Fifty Shades of Grey which catapulted communities like BDSM into…

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Essential Lifestyle Changes That Will Impact Your Body’s Health

Spring is approaching, and that means it’s becoming the perfect time to start implementing new lifestyle changes that can help you look and feel your best. With that being said, it’s understandably tough to crack old habits and adopt new ones, but the impact these factors can have on your overall health and wellness is…

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