Written by Instinct Staff | Monday, 28 January 2013
Tags: one magical weekend
, red shirts day
, magic kingdom
, epcot center
Yes, it's January and yes, we've already started starving ourselves in preparation for the summer's upcoming shirtless activities.
Our target date to have abs that we can grate cheese on? May 31!!
That's when we head to Orlando, Florida for "One Magical Weekend!!"
Details after the jump!
Written by Instinct Staff | Friday, 27 January 2012
Though someone (who shall remain nameless to keep his gay card in tact) in the Instinct office said "I thought she died in1989" when the news came to our desks, the Internet rumor gone-out-of-control since Thursday is false: Cher is alive, lovelies! You may now manually unclench your buttocks and exhale (and follow the jump for more details).
Written by Instinct Staff | Tuesday, 27 December 2011
Tags: lance bass
, huffington post
, access hollywood
, instinct magazine
, the advocate
, gay press
Radio show host and activist Lance Bass has penned an apology letter for The Huffington Post following a lesson in transgender-sensitive terminology. Details follow.
Written by Instinct Staff | Friday, 02 December 2011
Tags: dan savage
, neil patrick harris
, the slog
, trans community
, weighs in
, live with kelly
Dan Savage, likely frustrated from the past month of serial glitter-bombings, uses Neil Patrick Harris's "tranny" "joke" to raise a thought-provoking point on the intricacies of being PC in the age of LGBT activism. Follow the jump to read Dan's reaction to the trans community's reaction to NPH. It's a daisy chain of reactions!
Written by Instinct Staff | Tuesday, 08 November 2011
, new music
, give me all your love
, upcoming album
, smirnoff nightlife exchange project
, roseland ballroom
, dance competition
Over the weekend we took extra grains of salt rimming our extra brunch-time margaritas as we checked out purported demos from The Messengers for Madonna's upcoming new album. Today, snippets from the confirmed first single, "Give Me All Your Love," (which Her Madgesty will allegedly perform at the Super Bowl) have leaked to the Internet. Follow the jump to take a listen!
, what's your instinct
Cupcakes have achieved their pop culture fatigue. First a hit on the indie bakery scene in New York, then co-opted by Sex and the City before finally reaching its zenith as a silly reality TV show on Food Network, the signal that cupcake coolery has officially died is an out-of-the-box blackface scandal at the hands of Duncan Hines.
Though the foodstuffs company has removed it's YouTube videos showing bakers how to make "Hip Hop Cupcakes," Eater managed to keep it alive.
Judging from the ad posted here and the video, are the "hip hop cupcakes" worthy of controversy, Instincters?
Written by Instinct Staff | Thursday, 09 September 2010
, swag suite
, tablet pc
We couldn't let the minor down time we experienced in the month of September here at InstinctMagazine.com get us down, so we've decided to make it up to you, ravishing readers, by extending the HP Touchsmart Tablet giveaway another 10 days! You have until Friday, October 8 to make your comments count, darlings, so keep coming back to dish it out on the blog!
What’s gorgeous, sleek and powerful and wants your fingers touching it all over? No, the answer is not us after four cocktails, it’s the HP TouchSmart tm2 Tablet PC!
Instinct is teaming up with the wonderful folks at HP to give you, ravishing readers, a chance to win an HP TouchSmart tm2 Tablet in a super-sized Swag Suite!
To enter, register for free with our website...FULL STORY
Tags: iowa family policy center
, marriage equality
The Iowa Family Policy Center (IFPC) has reasserted its erroneous, shock-value claim that marriage equality is more dangerous than smoking. The anti-gay group asserts that because HIV and certain other STDs are more prevalent in the gay male population, that Iowa’s legalization of marriage equality should be overturned in the interest of public health.
But when the group first posted the vilifying claim last month for its followers, everyone with any modicum of sense was quick to point out its major flaws:
The Center for Disease Control -- which the IFPC cites in its claim! -- itself has many times in the past noted that homophobia and homophobic stigma aid in the spread of HIV and thwart gay men from prevention and getting tested,...FULL STORY