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My Month With a ‘Bottom Coach’

From getting it, to eating it, to having it, welcome to Ass Week, MEL’s weeklong exploration of the body part du jour. When I came out…

The Quest for ‘Farm-to-Disco’ Poppers

As I recalled earlier this year in the introduction to “A Fascinating History of Poppers,” my first experience with Amyl Nitrites — the beloved recreational…

The Night I Got Drunk Enough to Tell My Wife I’m Gay

Though he’s now the out-and-proud host of Queer Ghost Hunters on YouTube and goes by Lana Del Gay on Twitter, coming out and being out…

Why Did We Grow Up Thinking a Piercing in the Right Ear Was Gay?

On the playground, it was a truth so firmly established that defying it meant social suicide: If you have an earring in your right ear,…