Kobe Responds to Fine, and Doesn’t Really Apologize

Why is it that public figures don’t simply say “I’m sorry” when they do something detestable? Kobe Bryant was fined $100,000 for calling a referee a “f*cking f*ggot” in a game this week, and has decided to appeal the fine which he calls “protypical protocol.” However, in a radio interview with ESPN, Kobe […]

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Lady Gaga Now Has Five Boobs (NSFW)

Upon laying our eyes on Lady Gaga’s photos in the new issue of Harper’s Bazaar, we transformed into an animated coyote and let out one of those cartoon howls – like Taz would whenever he saw Bugs Bunny in sexy lady drag. (Editor: Many apologies for the mixing of cartoon […]

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Kobe Bryant Calls Ref ‘Fucking Faggot’ On TV

*UPDATED BELOW* Kobe Bryant called referee Bennie Adams a “fucking faggot” last night after he was given his fourth foul of the night. Bryant threw a temper tantrum on the sidelines and yelled out the anti-gay epithet before TNT’s game commentator’s told the cameramen “to take the camera off of […]

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Rest Your Tired Bones In Atlanta’s Gay Cemetery

Sometimes that 2 AM last call at the bar isn’t enough time spent around a bunch of homos. Fixing for something a tad more permanent? Then maybe Atlanta’s gay cemetery is the spot for you! Crest Lawn Memorial Park in downtown Atlanta has sectioned off an area to be used exclusively by […]

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Dan Savage Helping MTV ‘Get Better’ With Savage U

Dan Savage is best known these days for creating the It Gets Better Project with husband-in-Canada, boyfriend-in-the-U.S. Terry Miller, but many of us had been following his wildly successful sex and relationship advice column, Savage Love, for years. MTV, the network that helped launch Dr. Drew Pinsky’s media domination years […]

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Are Homophobes Just Really Gays in Denial?

The case of Damian Furtch being beaten by a man that claims to be gay has us thinking about the nature of homophobia and what it all means. David Badash over at The New Civil Rights Movement, points to this recent tweet by Lt. Dan Choi: [blackbirdpie url=”″] With the […]

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Teenager Masturbates Onto Jock’s Underwear? Yep.

This video pretty much speaks for itself, but here’s the story.  He’s seen breaking in no less than 11 times! During one fun visit, he left a used condom tied to one boy’s shoe. Kansas City’s Fox 4 reports that two students eventually discovered Gallagher and chased him out of […]

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:


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.