Gay, Greek and gutsy
Sep 08 2012 |
Dead Europe, an Aussie film featured at TIFF, brings us not only to the dark underbelly of Athens, Paris and Budapest, but also closer inside the novel of gay Greek Orthodox author Christos Tsiolkas. Director Tony Krawitz and lead actor Ewen Leslie sat down for a Fab briefer.
Next gay theatre review: Amaluna
Sep 07 2012 | When four utterly unrepentant and frightfully jaded fags jump to their feet in a spontaneous standing ovation during a spectacular grand finale celebrating heterosexuality, it's a given that theatrical alchemy is afoot. Every production of Cirque du Soleil that I've had the good fortune to e
An editorial about the new Fab look and stuff
Sep 07 2012 | On July 1, 1994, the first issue of Fab was released. Check out the cover we’ve included on this page. So ’90s. So cool. Still so hot! The magazine was smaller in size, but just as big in gay. It cost “$2 in Toronto, $3 in the sticks and free if yer lucky!”
In the editor&r
Seek and you shall find
Sep 04 2012 | You might have noticed film trucks and camera crews scattered throughout the village lately. Well don’t worry, they aren’t filming the real housewives of Church St., it’s actually the filming of a gay feature film called Seek directed by Eric Henry.
Centred around Evan (Adrian S
Sep 04 2012 | In the last few years, we’ve seen a string of young female MCs climb from the underground. The “rap brats,” as some have coined them, are fierce, in their early 20s, and drop verses that are overtly sexual, bossy and cheeky as hell.
When you’re part of a new trend, it&rsqu
Lancelot and the Wolf
Sep 04 2012 | Lancelot and the Wolf is a fantasy novel in which the classic Arthurian character is reimagined as a bisexual, and King Arthur himself is flat-out gay. The story is a galloping read and the sex scenes at the end are erotically satisfying – both as a climax to the story and as a climax inducer.
A very serious Yiddish man
Sep 01 2012 | Some gay men are content to live vicariously through opera divas. Anthony Russell, on the other hand, yearned to be the diva.
As a child he immersed himself in classical music and opera; he went on to take voice lessons and perform in operas in New York and San Francisco. However, it soon became ap
VIDEO: Coming out to Siri
Sep 01 2012 | Coming out can be a difficult process, and we can always hope for love and acceptance, but the hardest part is coming out to your iPhone.
National Coming Out Day was almost a month ago, but generally shirtless and freakishly pretty vlogger Davey Wavey is just getting around to posting his v
Girls will be boys
Sep 01 2012 | Casey Legler is a totally foxy, hot male model who can pretty much rock any look. Legler is also a woman.
As far as she knows, she’s the only woman working exclusively as a male model. In a Time magazine video she talks about how she started as a male model with New York's Ford mo
VIDEO: Cat people vs dog people
Sep 01 2012 | There are two types of people in the world: cat people and dog people.
The three words I’d use to describe dogs/dog people are frolicsome, loyal and sensitive. The three words I’d use to describe cats/cat people are enigmatic, mercurial and calculating. I’m not saying that
VIDEO: Dirty game
Sep 01 2012 | You never know what you’re going to get in a new Hot Chip video.
Whether it’s a boy band with “Cancer Jesus” or a soccer game that takes everyone to the dimension of dance before a big happy ending.
Is “Don’t Deny Your Heart” a message to c
VIDEO: Tom Daley is a Mo
Sep 01 2012 | Tom Daley dancing in a Speedo. Need we say more?
Fine . . .
The adorable (twinky) Olympic diver joins fellow Olympian Mo Farah in a super-fun fundraising campaign for the Mo Farah Foundation. The foundation, which was set up by Farah and his wife, Tania, seeks to raise 100,000 poun
VIDEO: Dive in
Sep 01 2012 | British singer/songwriter Mika's new video for his second single, “Underwater,” follows the strange, somewhat surreal video for “Origin of Love.”
In the gorgeous, mysterious “Underwater” video, the seabound Mika seems in trouble, though he is concerne
Gently down the stream
Sep 01 2012 | What’s the best way to raise money? Take off your clothes. Apparently, this is the week of hot English athletes stripping down for good causes.
For four years now, the members of the University of Warwick senior men's rowing team have been going in the buff to raise money for the
VIDEO: Cher-ing logic
Sep 01 2012 | So, posting this may be a bit of “preaching to the choir, most of whom can’t actually vote in the US presidential election,” but Cher and Kathy Griffith in the same video, with Cher giving Kathy the stink-eye -- golden.
Two outspoken women speaking on women’s issues,
One fewer lonely girl or boy
Sep 01 2012 | It’s hard to be-lieb the Just-in Beaver love doll is unofficial. They put the Canadian pop star's face on school binders, bedspreads and Bieber fever inoculation shots, so why not cash in on his sexibility?
And it’s completely okay to say that, because he’s been legal
Rubbered the wrong way
Sep 01 2012 | A new act passed by Los Angeles County voters requires porn performers to wear condoms on set, which has been met with some resistance in the porn community. The act is allegedly meant to protect performers from contracting STIs and HIV, but those in the industry say they already do their own checks
VIDEO: Feeling social
Sep 01 2012 | The above fact is just one of many in a video by Erik Qualman, a mover and shaker in the social media realm. The video also reveals: based on active users, if Facebook were a country it would be the third largest in the world; and people in Egypt have named babies “Facebook” and “T
Hey baby, I think I wanna marry you
Sep 01 2012 | This little thing happened yesterday -- I don’t know if you’ve heard about it: the American election?
On the ballot in several states was marriage equality. Maine and Maryland voters chose to legalize same-sex marriage, while voters in Minnesota voted down Amendment 1, a constit
Sep 01 2012 | When Elvira is accidentally splashed with holy water and melts, leaving behind two big, beautiful (silicone) knockers, Sharon Needles will take her place as the Queen of Halloween.
In case you didn’t get enough of the spookiest day of the year, you can now live it every day. The RuPau