353 posts categorized "ME"

Feb 06 2020
Flashback To Madonnathon '92 Comments (0)

I went to this and my mom was PISSED that I was in Michigan (from Chicago, where I was attending college) and didn't tell her/come home to Flushing.

I'm in here! I'm in the Madonna's Cat tee, which I've seen selling for $100s on eBay. Mine, of course, rotted at the pits 25 years ago.

 
Dec 25 2019
I Can't Wait Until Trump's Gone So We Can Say SEASON'S GREETINGS Again! Comments (0)

Seasonsgreetings(Image by Matthew Rettenmund)

 
Dec 16 2019
Golden Guy + Zambia Gay Couple Get 15 Years In Prison + Touch Our Junk Theater To Be Razed + Mormon For Marriage Equality + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: Puppy love.

BELOW: Zambia slams pro-gay ambassador, Touch Our Junk getting gentrified, New Year's Cockin' Eve and more ...

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Nov 18 2019
Hawaiian Eyeful + Dad Stole My Boyfriend! + Kanye's Malignant Narcissism In Full Bloom + A Pan For THE INHERITANCE + Janet Disappoints + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: Arms and the man.

BELOW: Keep reading for Hawaiian eyeful, when your dad steals your boyfriend, Kanye further loses his mind, a pan for The Inheritance and more ...

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Nov 06 2019
Happy 14th Anniversary To BOY CULTURE! Comments (0)

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Happy 14th anniversary this week to BoyCulture.com, the little blog that could, did, and probably shouldn't anymore — but is.

Thanks for coming back to read what I post, thanks to those of you who share my posts, and please stay tuned — I'll have a book announcement soon, and in the near future hope to have news on Boy Culture: The Series and other fun stuff.

THANK YOU.

 
Oct 02 2019
Rock Hudson-Hard Abs + Gay TikTik + Pompeo Admits He Was On Ukraine Call + Hillary & Chelsea: LOCK HIM UP! + My Latest Madonna Encounter + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: I'd love to get into his pink.

BELOW: Keep reading for the hot new Ryan Murphy find, gay TikTok, Pompeo needs to be removed, too, and much more ...

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Sep 14 2019
Express Themselves: Niki & Donna Kindness Tour Hits Brooklyn Comments (0)

IMG_6385Their friendship act is no act! (All images by Matthew Rettenmund, unless noted)

Had so much fun at C'mon Everybody (325 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn) tonight at the Niki & Donna show.

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Sep 06 2019
The Beautiful Room Is Full: At Home With Gay Fanboys Comments (0)

Spice-girls(Image via Conleth Kane)

Conleth Kane is speaking out about retreating into a self-crafted Spice World in order to fend off homophobic bullying when he was a kid.

I never had outrageous bullying (Dennis Donnay was a jerk to me more than once in gym class, and once in typing class) to deal with, but I think I used Madonna, as a teen, to express that I was different, unafraid of social expectations and disagreed with conservatism.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef01910416fc5e970c-550wiMy high school-era room. I still have most of it, though not the Cybill Shepherd Us.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef0147e174cbc3970bVintage usher's jacket; celluloid tie; 10 cents a dance (Images via Matthew Rettenmund)

But, yeah, the pics are pretty similar! (I was in college by this point, and having kitschy walls at the University of Chicago was another sort of statement.)

My poster collection here.

 
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