Two years later, in June 1973, Playgirl's first issue hit the newsstand, with a mission similar to its long-standing counterpart: to feature nude centerfolds alongside hard-hitting features by and for women. On the first cover, a nude man (credited as "Eldon") sat cross-legged, his modesty preserved by shadows, as an amorous woman (credited as "Lorelei")…Read more History of Playgirl Magazine – How Playgirl Normalized Male Nudity
“I was a poor artist with no direction and certainly no money for a studio, ” she says. “I had seen a photo of a theater in an abandoned asylum via an internet search, and was immediately enamored with the image.” - Photographer Karen Jerzyk sobadsogood.com: Photos Of Surreal Fairytales Shot In Abandoned Luxury...
The 1990's marked the beginning of a new era for gender variant people and Allen was there to document the growing political movement. Her next book, The Gender Frontier, published in 2003, captured this ripe moment in the history of LGBT rights — the evolution of political activism, the growing number of trans youth, as…Read more Cross-Dressers and the Photographer Who Loved Them
/ LGBTQ Nation Trump also honored 'National Ocean Month' as he shredded the Paris environmental accord. LGBTQNation.com: Trump skips pride month proclamation in favor of ‘Great Outdoors Month’ / LGBTQ Nation MY PERSONAL COMMENTS: IT'S NOT JUST THE PRIDE MONTH ISSUE, IT'S MANY, MANY THINGS COMBINED. WHEN HE APPEARED AT THE FIRST GOP DEBATE,…Read more Trump Skips Pride Month Proclamation in Favor of ‘Great Outdoors Month’
msn.com: Sources: Russia planted fake Qatar crisis news US investigators believe Russian hackers breached Qatar's state news agency and planted a fake news report that contributed to a crisis among the US' closest Gulf allies, according to US officials briefed on the investigation. CNN's Evan Perez reports Also find out more on WashingtonExaminer.com
Kathy Griffin held a press conference on Friday afternoon and said that the Trump family is out to ruin her, and made a plea for free speech towleroad.com: Kathy Griffin Discusses 'Serious' Death Threats Over Trump Photo, Makes Plea for Free Speech: WATCH - Towleroad ALSO SEE: D.L. Hughley had a mouthful for those offended…Read more Kathy Griffin Discusses ‘Serious’ Death Threats Over Trump Photo, Makes Plea for Free Speech: WATCH – Towleroad