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Service Tops, Bratty Bottoms and Pillow Princesses: Other Words You Use To Describe How You Have Sex

Welcome back to round four of an intense and thrilling journey into a number of terms I thought I could describe very quickly in a single post …

Lesbian

An artist painted a self-portrait of himself on a different drug every day — and he ended up with brain damage

Bryan Lewis Saunders<p>In March 1995, artist Bryan Lewis Saunders began creating at least one self-portrait of himself every day.<p>Born in Washington D.C. …

Art

Rarely Seen 19th-Century Silhouette of a Same-Sex Couple Living Together Goes On View

Among the dozens of works on display in a new show at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is one that is possibly the first depiction of a …

Everyone in New York will be talking about this artist soon

NEW YORK — A poignant utopian impulse informs the art of Bodys Isek Kingelez, the great African artist whom I suspect all of New York will be talking about this summer. Kingelez died in 2015 at 66. He made models of buildings, which he sometimes extended into elaborate cityscapes, both fantastical …

Art

When Robert Rauschenberg Asked Willem De Kooning for One of His Paintings … So That He Could Erase It

How to make a name for oneself in the art world? Every up-and-coming artist has to face that intimidating question in one way or another, but Robert …

If we care about more than just male pleasure, we should give teenage girls vibrators

A woman with possibly the world’s greatest job title – “chief pleasure officer” – at a sex tech company has suggested that teenage girls should be …

This Artist Broke Silly Laws in 50 States and Photographed Them

Now, Olivia Locher has turned her studio window into a guerrilla gallery featuring a new photo every day for ten days.<p>If you happen to be walking down Madison Avenue in Manhattan, keep an eye peeled for art amidst the advertisements. One block over from the fancier shopping on 5th Avenue, above a …

Painting in Iowa closet turns out to be Otto van Veen masterwork - CNN Style

Written by Mercedes Leguizamon, CNN Brandon Griggs, CNN<p>Robert Warren was poking through his art gallery's closet when he stumbled on an old painting hidden behind a table.<p>At first, it didn't look like much: a dingy, oil-on-wood panel of nude mythological figures. It had suffered water damage, and …

The Met Museum Rolls Out Over 500 Free Art Books You Can Download Print

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images via The Metropolitan Museum of Art<p><b>As well as</b> releasing more than 400,000 artworks for personal and …

Museums

Is That a Dead Body? 8 Breathtakingly Odd Works in the Met Breuer’s Unconventional Survey of Figurative Sculpture

On View<p>From a mummified philosopher to a philosophizing robot, there's a lot to see here in "Like Life."<p>,<p>Get ready to be creeped out. This week marks …

'Utterly horrifying': ex-Facebook insider says covert data harvesting was routine

Sandy Parakilas says numerous companies deployed these techniques – likely affecting hundreds of millions of users – and that Facebook looked the other way<p>Hundreds of millions of Facebook users are likely to have had their private information harvested by companies that exploited the same terms as …

Cambridge Analytica

Institute Sets Up Gender-Neutral Toilet On Transgender Student's Request

The toilet can be used by anybody regardless of their gender and it was inaugurated earlier this month.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> A Noida-based private institute has …

What Happened in the Meeting Between Mike Pence and the Gay Irish PM?

When Vice President Mike Pence met with Irish prime minister Enda Kenny last year, the media covered the St. Patrick's Day-themed breakfast. This …

30 Days of Carol: Day 13 – Looks Directed at the Men of Carol, Ranked By Contempt

Mostly this movie is women looking at men like they wished they were dead.

Lesbian

Transgender rights Bill sent to Cabinet after social justice ministry incorporates Parliamentary panel recommendations

<b>New Delhi:</b> The Social Justice ministry has sent a Bill on transgender rights to the Cabinet after finalising nine amendments, including those in the …

LGBTQI

Twitter explains why 'Love, Simon' is so meaningful and why we all need to see it

The recently released <i>Love, Simon</i> is not only making LGBTQ+ history; it's also elevating the rom-com genre in unprecedented ways.<p>It's been met with a …

Nico Tortorella, Bethany Meyers Announce They're Married in Stunning Photos

Nico Tortorella and Bethany Meyers went to a New York City courthouse and are married, they announced Saturday along with a set of stunning wedding …

New York City

Inside Nico Tortorella and Bethany Meyers' Private, Epic Wedding - them.

<i>no matter what,</i><b><br>No matter what,</b><i><br>this is a story of love</i><p><i>and</i><p><b>Marriage. I can’t say the word never resonated with me. I remember being 16 years old, having</b> …

30 Royal Wedding Dresses in History You Have to See Before the Royal Wedding

Take note Meghan Markle, these are the most iconic royal wedding dresses in history. See 30 royal wedding dresses.

Royal Weddings

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s fiery statement about Sessions’s decision to fire him

“I am being singled out and treated this way because of the role I played ... in the aftermath of the firing of James Comey.”<p>Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe has been in the news a lot over the past two years, most recently for being fired by the Trump administration right on the eve of his …

Chinese messaging app WeChat banned by Australia's Defence Force

Last month, U.S. intelligence agencies weren't so into the idea of people using Chinese phones.<p>The heads of the CIA, FBI and NSA told a Senate …

Here's How Narrow AI is Paving a Path Towards Artificial General Intelligence (AGI)

Narrow (weak) AI is designed to perform a narrow task<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>From Siri to self-driving cars, artificial intelligence (AI) is advancing swiftly, moving into …

Artificial Intelligence

The Origin of Pain Differs Wildly Between the Sexes

Gender-specific medication is the future doctors have long ignored.<p>Of the approximately 100 million Americans that experience chronic pain, <i>70 percent</i> …

Here's What Japan's Legendary Samurai Really Looked Like

"Society convulsed, opposing clans fought, masterless samurai rebelled against an unrelenting modernization, all in just 20 years."<p><i>The history and lore surrounding Japan's samurai warriors is as fascinating as it is complex. Aside</i> <i>from representations in cinema, very few actual photographs depicting</i> …

Frida Kahlo's intimate belongings go on display at the V&A

Clothes, jewellery, makeup and a defiantly red-leather-booted prosthetic leg belonging to Frida Kahlo, which were sealed in her house for more than 50 years, are to be shown at the V&A in London, the first time they will have been seen outside Mexico.<p>The museum on Thursday announced details of a …

Art

Bill Gates: cryptocurrencies have 'caused deaths in a fairly direct way'

Bill Gates, the philanthropist and former chief executive of Microsoft, is concerned by the crytocurrency craze, saying that the anonymity offered by the new technology has “caused deaths in a fairly direct way”.<p>Speaking during a Reddit AMA, Gates argued that “the government’s ability to find money …

Bill Gates

Oprah Says She Would Run For President Under One Condition

She needs a sign.<p>Oprah Winfrey has already shot down talk of running for president in 2020, but now she’s revealing the one thing that could make her reconsider.<p>After the media mogul’s powerful speech at the Golden Globes in January, rumors swirled that she would run for office.<p>“I had people ― …

Donald Trump

What to do when your crush isn't 'out'

It's a slightly difficult thing to navigate.<p><b>Dating in the queer community can be complicated at any age, but it can be especially tricky when you're younger. Crush + sexual exploration + gender identity questions + parents and school and friends and LIFE = a slightly difficult thing to navigate.</b> …

Why 'Call Me by Your Name' Has Earned a Place in Film and LGBTQ History (Guest Column)

"Finally, the lived experiences of some gay men is archived for history," writes Wilson Cruz, who plays one half of a gay couple on 'Star Trek: …

Rare photographs that changed lives

<b>Twenty-four photographs from the Lewis Hine archive have been auctioned in New York. The rare prints were from the collection of the late New York photographer Isador Sy Seidman.</b><p>American sociologist Hine was one of the most important documentary photographers of the 20th Century. Because the notion …

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