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Learning to Be a Man in the World of Drag Kings

I’m standing backstage of Tate Grand Hall at the University of Georgia’s student center, which, like everything else in Athens, is eclipsed by the football…

A Queer Baseball Geek Programmed a Brilliant Donation System That Targets MLB Homophobia

Even though Jenn Rubenstein’s long-suffering Washington Nationals didn’t make the playoffs back in 2015, they still wanted someone to root for. And because they’d grown…

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,…

Electric-Scooter Vandalism, the Reddit Virginity Exchange and Men Who Shoot Themselves in…

I live and work on the Westside of L.A., birthplace and epicenter of the dockless electric scooter. I understand the arguments both for-and-against them: Convenient…