Culture

If You’re Not With Your Daughter, You’re Against Her

This absolutely incredible poster from an Israeli LGBT Rights organization sums up the issues gay children face when coming out to their parents in just one sentence. We posted the son version earlier in the week, and we’re stoked to show off the one directed at parents of lesbian daughters. […]

Is Monogamy Ridiculous?

A new study out of Oregon State University shows that 40% of straight couples in so called monogamous relationships have differing views on exactly what that entails – only one partner agreed to be sexually exclusive. Among heterosexual couples who did in fact agree to be in a sexually exclusive […]

In the closet

“If You’re Not With Your Son, You’re Against Him”

An absolutely incredible poster sums up the issues gay children face when coming out to their parents in just one sentence. Incredibly poignant and eloquent, the image reads: “If you’re not with your son, you’re against him. If you love your son, love him the way he is. Just listen […]

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Do You Need To Actually Like Kids To Raise Them?

Current TV’s Bryan Safi is on a quest to find someone to adopt some kiddies with him. The results are hilarious. Check out Bryan’s investiGAYtion into the preparedness of gay parents, and the necessity to you know, actually like kids. Safi points out that gay parenting is So. Hot. Right. […]

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Sexiest Advertisement Ever? Vibram Five Fingers (NSFW)

While flying back to Seattle from an assignment in Washington, D.C. for GayTravel.com, an ad in this month’s Men’s Health lifted my spirits caught my attention. I’ve been interested in Vibram Five Fingers for a while now. You know, the gorilla-looking shoes with the toes in them. I’ve held out on […]

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Post-Orgasmic Illness Syndrome Is Basically Your Worst Nightmare

We are thanking our lucky stars today that we aren’t allergic to our own semen. Apparently, some men experience flu-like symptoms after ejaculating that can last up to a week! We’re talking sniffles, fever, burning eyes, and intense fatigue. Well, the fatigue part might apply… Doctors rarely even realize the […]

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BTW Reminds Us We Were Really Gay Kids

Born This Way describes itself as “A photo/essay project for gay viewers (male and female) to submit pictures from their childhood (roughly ages 4 to 14), with snapshots that capture them, innocently, showing the beginnings of their innate gay selves. It’s nature, not nurture!” And while we agree, we would […]

Incredible Ice Festival Opens In China!

The Harbin Ice Festival has opened in China, and hot damn are we jealous! The 26th festival of it’s kind is expected to bring in 50,000 visitors. Basically, it’s a wintertime Burning Man. Towering Buddhas, pagodas, and fairytale castles were built by world-class ice architects for your viewing pleasure. We’ve […]

Build This DIY LED Cube!

Incredible DIY site, and contender for best website in the universe (besides our own gay blog), Instructables is in the middle of their second annual Epilog Challenge. The conditions? Basically to build the coolest shit you can dream up instruct others how to build. Our favorite contender so far is […]

Will You Visit the LGBT History Museum?

Gay blogs are reporting the GLBT Historical Society has opened the first gay museum in America. The Society is celebrating their 25th anniversary with the museum’s debut in the heart of the Castro in San Francisco. Unbelievably, the museum is only the second of it’s kind in the entire world. […]

Gay Culture: Everything You Should Know

From innovators, artists, rainbow flags, and pride parades to drag queens, poppers, sex and all-night parties, gay culture is an experience.
At Hornet do the best we can to cover all the nuances of gay culture. Why were both October and February chosen to be gay history month? Where are the best sex museums around the world? On the hunt for the perfect leather daddy emoji? Want advice on love from drag queens or sex tips from gay porn stars? Find answers to all these questions and more in the plethora of articles under our queer culture category.

Furthermore, here are just a few of the topics we cover:

Art
Drag
Drugs
History
Nightlife
Photography
Sex
Sports
Tech

Whether you’re new to the scene or a circuit queen who’s been around the block, there’s always more to learn about LGBTQ culture and what makes us a unique (and wonderful) community.