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Noah Michelson is the Executive Editor of Gay Voices at The Huffington Post. Noah received his MFA in poetry from New York University, and his poems have been featured in The New Republic, The Best American Erotic Poetry from 1800 to the Present, and other publications. Before joining The Huffington Post, Noah served as Senior Editor at Out magazine, and he has also contributed to Details and Blackbook and served as a commentator on CNN, BBC, Fusion, 'Inside Edition' and Sirius XM, among other outlets.

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Gay Men's Chorus Of Los Angeles Covers Britney Spears 'Work Bitch'

(7) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 11:50 AM

When you think of a performance of a gay men's chorus, you probably don't think of Britney Spears tunes.

But maybe you should... at least when you think of the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles.

The group recently performed the pop star's 2013 hit "Work...

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Queer People Show Their Love In Photos With #WeAreWhatLoveLooksLike

(12) Comments | Posted June 27, 2015 | 9:06 AM

It almost seems like a dream but it isn't: last week the Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal in every single state in this fine country.

To celebrate the historic decision, we asked our incredible readers to share on Twitter photos of themselves and the person or people...

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These 21 Words About Sex May Be The Most Important Words Miley Cyrus Has Ever Said

(95) Comments | Posted June 11, 2015 | 10:37 AM

Miley Cyrus is not shy.

You only have to take one look at Paper magazine's NSFW summer music issue to understand that.

The closest thing we've had to a flesh and blood Disney teen princess has grown up and been replaced by a topless (and...

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How Do You Feel About Body Hair?

(123) Comments | Posted June 8, 2015 | 12:37 PM

Today has been dubbed the first annual #BodyHairDay.

Writing for Bustle, Erin McKelle Fischer, who coined the holiday, notes:

If you’re a woman who has ever had hairy legs or not shaved your underarms for a month, you know how much stigma exists around women...

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Ne-Yo Responds To Website's Claim That Caitlyn Jenner Inspired Him To Come Out As Gay

(209) Comments | Posted June 6, 2015 | 10:06 AM

Ne-Yo has responded to a report alleging that he was recently inspired to come out as gay after learning about Caitlyn Jenner's journey.

In an article published earlier this week, the site NewsBuzzDaily.com quoted the R&B singer as stating:

"Bruce [sic] Jenner really...
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11 Answers To Questions About Sex You've Been Way Too Shy To Ask

(12) Comments | Posted June 4, 2015 | 11:44 AM

What in the world is a "dry orgasm?" Why is MILF porn so unbelievably popular? What should you do when anal sex unexpectedly gets messy (and what can you do to help make sure it doesn't)?

These are just a few of the questions that the HuffPost Love+Sex Podcast is...

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If You're Going To Misgender Caitlyn Jenner, You're Going To Have To Deal With This Bot

(63) Comments | Posted June 2, 2015 | 1:23 PM

Caitlyn Jenner made her debut on the cover of Vanity Fair magazine yesterday and thereby pretty much broke the Internet.

But not everyone was on board with celebrating Caitlyn's arrival. Nickelodeon star Drake Bell tweeted -- and then quickly deleted -- "Sorry, still calling...

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5 Things You Should Consider Before Starting An Open Relationship

(105) Comments | Posted May 28, 2015 | 4:16 PM

From swinging to polyamory, many people are now considering non-mongamous relationships.

Recently, the HuffPost Love+Sex Podcast explored ethical non-monogamy, which is consciously, with agreement and consent from all involved, exploring love and sex with multiple people."

Professor of Human Sexuality Dr. Zhana Vrangalova chatted...

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Jane Fonda Discusses Why She Thought Warren Beatty Was Gay In W Magazine Interview

(216) Comments | Posted May 23, 2015 | 10:24 AM

Everything is coming up gay for Jane Fonda these days.

The legendary 77-year-old actress is currently featured in the new Netflix series "Grace and Frankie," in which she plays a woman whose husband announces he's leaving her for his law partner and best (male) friend.

Perhaps put...

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7 Secrets To Success From A Sugar Baby

(4) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 8:47 PM

Recently, HuffPost Love+Sex podcast hosts Carina Kolodny and Noah Michelson dove headfirst into the world of sugar dating, where, typically, successful older men (and sometimes women) -- a.k.a. sugar daddies or sugar mamas -- pay for dates (and often sex) with younger women (and sometimes men) -- a.k.a. sugar babies:

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Why Are An Increasing Number Of College Students Turning To Sex Work?

(104) Comments | Posted May 7, 2015 | 12:02 PM

From New York to Texas, students at some of the country's most elite colleges are diving into "sugar dating."

In this episode of the HuffPost Love+Sex Podcast, hosts Carina Kolodny and Noah Michelson look at the popularization of sugar dating -- which typically involves a younger woman entering into...

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Adam Lambert Debuts 'Ghost Town' Video Directed By Hype Williams

(17) Comments | Posted April 29, 2015 | 10:53 AM

Just days after dropping the lyric video for his new single "Ghost Town," Adam Lambert just released the official video for the track -- and it's HOT.

Speaking with E! News, Lambert said the clip, shot in black and white by famed video director Hype Williams,...

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역사상 첫 게이 바비돌 '밥'을 소개합니다(사진)

(0) Comments | Posted April 27, 2015 | 1:12 AM

게이 밥은 40여년 전에 만들어진 13인치짜리 피규어다. 그렇다. 이 인형의 정체성은 게이다.


게이 밥은 1977년에 생산됐다. 이건 발명가 하비 로젠버그가 만들어 낸 상품이었는데, 로젠버그는 게이가 아니었다. 하여간 게이 밥에는 '세계 최초의 게이 돌'이라는 설명이 붙어있다.


gaybob


1978년 AP통신의 기사에 의하면...

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Meet Gay Bob, The 'World's First Gay Doll' (NSFW)

(69) Comments | Posted April 26, 2015 | 9:36 AM

Note: The following images may not be safe for work or other sensitive environments.

Earlier this week I was introduced to Gay Bob when a co-worker dropped him onto my desk and revealed that his sister had given him the 13-inch anatomically correct plastic figure nearly 40 years ago as...

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Celebrities Over 70 Discuss Sex

(22) Comments | Posted April 16, 2015 | 10:11 AM

What is sex really like after the age of 70?

HuffPost's Love+Sex Podcast recently spoke to experts and ordinary people -- like a grandma in New Orleans -- to find out (hear the discussion, below).

In doing research for the podcast, co-hosts Carina Kolodny and Noah Michelson also discovered that many celebrities over the age of 70 have spoken out about their sex lives, often times with inspiring insight.

So check out some of our favorite quotes from a handful of these celebrities while you listen to the HuffPost Love+Sex Podcast.

This podcast was produced by Katelyn Bogucki with additional production by Jorge Corona. Like Love + Sex? Subscribe, rate and review our podcast by heading to iTunes or click the widget below.

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Michelangelo Signorile On 'It's Not Over' And The Future Of The LGBT Movement

(50) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 9:58 AM

The queer rights movement has come a long way over the past 50 years and has seen an especially mind-blowing array of triumphs secured in just the last five years. From marriage equality sweeping much of the United States to the transgender community gaining traction, momentum and unprecedented visibility, today...

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Zach Braff And Donald Faison Will Make Pizzas For Your Gay Wedding In Indiana

(235) Comments | Posted April 6, 2015 | 10:55 AM

Just because some people in Indiana refuse to cater gay weddings doesn't mean all hope is lost.

Zach Braff and Donald Faison, who are perhaps best known for starring together in the beloved sitcom "Scrubs," are apparently willing to toss some dough for same-sex Indiana couples.

Memories Pizza,...

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11 Tips For Finding Love (Without Relying On The Internet)

(0) Comments | Posted April 1, 2015 | 10:56 AM

For many single people, looking for love in 2015 means firing up an app like Tinder or Grindr on your phone and pleading with the universe to finally send you someone who isn't a total psycho.

But remember the good old days when people actually met offline? Amy Van Doran,...

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Poll Reveals Americans' Feelings About Open Relationships And Sex Parties

(75) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 8:14 AM

HuffPost's Love+Sex podcast recently traveled to Brooklyn to find out what happens at one of the most exclusive sex parties in New York.

While there were many surprises at the event, co-hosts Carina Kolodny and Noah Michelson were perhaps most intrigued to discover the diversity of the guests...

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World's First LGBTQ Ultra Marathon To Be Held At EuroGames Stockholm This Summer

(0) Comments | Posted March 19, 2015 | 2:46 PM

The EuroGames will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, this summer and will feature what is being dubbed the "world's first LGBTQ ultra marathon."

As noted on its official website, "EuroGames, the European Gay & Lesbian Championships, is an European sporting event governed by the European Gay & Lesbian...

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