Orange Is the New Gay: Inside the Gay Wing of the LA County Jail

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This week, LA Weekly had a fascinating story about the K6G (formerly K-11) wing of the LA County Jail that houses its gay inmates, one of only a handful of such places in the country. We knew all about it here at WOW because almost 10 years ago we tried to do a reality show/documentary set there. Watch the long-lost development footage we pulled ... See the Rest

“Beard Net” Sales Soar Due to Dirty Hipsters Preparing Your Food

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It's our Hot Look of the Day. Beard nets are chin snoods used by hairy food workers to meet strict hygiene standards in the preparation or packaging of food, and sales are through the roof lately. Check out some of the fabulous examples after the jump. ... See the Rest

New One Direction Video: “Night Changes”

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If you've ever wondered what it's like to go on a date with the boys of One Direction, WONDER NO MORE. In the new video for "Night Changes," YOU are the camera, and YOU go out with Zayn, Harry, Niall, Liam, and Louis. Things start off dreamily enough. You go to a carnival with Liam, on a vintage car ride with Louis, spend an evening at home with ... See the Rest

Crowdfunding Plea of the Day: Help Legendary Gay Icon James Bidgood Raise Money for a Digital Camera

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Eighty-one-year-old James Bidgood, who has been described as one of the founding voices of queer culture and a shining star of the gay movement, needs your help. The beyond brilliant, beyond iconic director of Pink Narcissus is trying to raise $35,000 through indie.gogo for a digital camera and the materials to build the worlds he envisions in his ... Watch Now

Tune for Today: Conchita Wurst’s “Heroes”

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The video for the moody power ballad features Wurst in a vaguely fabulous hooped veil and wedding gown, along with a sinister Vladimir Putin look-alike and a gang of cowboys in Cubist masks. Huh? Wurst has said it’s about how “we are all heroes - every day we do small heroic feats and even people who do bad things are not evil deep down.” Sure, why ... See the Rest

Jack Kilmer Is the New Face of Yves St Laurent

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Jack Kilmer, the 19-year-old son of Top Gun star Val Kilmer, has landed a rather lucrative deal with Yves St Laurent as the new face of their menswear collection. In June, he made his debut at their Spring/Summer 2015  fashion show, during which he was also shooting the black and white campaign images with YSL's creative director Hedi Slimane. ... See the Rest

Shirtless Orlando Bloom! Shirtless Orlando Bloom!

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OMGOMGOMG! Yummy Orlando Bloom sports fake tattoos and scars on his chest and neck as he films the new thriller Unlocked in Prague. Check out the pics after the jump! ... See the Rest

Transformations: On Location in New York with Domonique Echeverria

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Last month, I taped six episodes of Transformations (in three days!) while I was in New York on other business. This first episode features designer and nightlife habituée Domonique Echeverria, who I think you'll agree is an absolute force of nature. Although I had never met her, I've followed her on Instagram forever, in part because I find her ... Watch Now