"Of course women are stronger than men. They face more directly the problems that confront them, and for that reason they are much more spectacular." —- Pedro Almodovar 65 today.

"Of course women are stronger than men. They face more directly the problems that confront them, and for that reason they are much more spectacular." —- Pedro Almodovar 65 today.

Did you know: The 33 near-identical towers of the Pruiit-Igoe housing complex in St. Louis, designed by architect Minoru Yamasaki, collapsed to street level in clouds of dust and asbestos when their complete demolition by controlled implosion began in March 1972, two months after the first tenants started moving in to Yamasaki’s other major American contract, the WTC2, the South Tower of the World Trade Center.

Did you know: The 33 near-identical towers of the Pruiit-Igoe housing complex in St. Louis, designed by architect Minoru Yamasaki, collapsed to street level in clouds of dust and asbestos when their complete demolition by controlled implosion began in March 1972, two months after the first tenants started moving in to Yamasaki’s other major American contract, the WTC2, the South Tower of the World Trade Center.

"Oh God, it hurts." — Brad Davis November 6, 1949 – September 8, 1991.

"Oh God, it hurts." — Brad Davis November 6, 1949 – September 8, 1991.

"I won’t be a rock star. I will be a legend." —- Freddie Mercury (5 September 1946 – 24 November 1991).

"I won’t be a rock star. I will be a legend." —- Freddie Mercury (5 September 1946 – 24 November 1991).

"You see, it may be true that artists adopt a flamboyant appearance, but it’s also true that people who look funny get stuck with the arts." — Quentin Crisp.

"You see, it may be true that artists adopt a flamboyant appearance, but it’s also true that people who look funny get stuck with the arts." — Quentin Crisp.

The last days of Summer in Moscow (Pavel Petel). 

"This idea of blaming what happens to you on Ronald Reagan, blaming it on homophobic authority figures, is infantile! We must take responsibility for our gambles, okay? We gamble and we lose, we must take the cost to ourselves and not blame it on others." — Camille Paglia.

"This idea of blaming what happens to you on Ronald Reagan, blaming it on homophobic authority figures, is infantile! We must take responsibility for our gambles, okay? We gamble and we lose, we must take the cost to ourselves and not blame it on others." — Camille Paglia.

"I got to the set and here I was a young guy from the Midwest. And I just said “I cannot do it. I cannot do it.” And they said we will double the money. And I am like “I can do it. I can do it.’" —- Jeff Stryker 52 today (21 August 2014). 
Neither the sexiest nor the best looking gay porn star of his day Jeff had star power to spare, and his charismatic act endures. He was also quite multitalented, showing off kickboxing skills as well as jumping on stage and grabbing a microphone any chance he got. 

"I got to the set and here I was a young guy from the Midwest. And I just said “I cannot do it. I cannot do it.” And they said we will double the money. And I am like “I can do it. I can do it.’" —- Jeff Stryker 52 today (21 August 2014). 

Neither the sexiest nor the best looking gay porn star of his day Jeff had star power to spare, and his charismatic act endures. He was also quite multitalented, showing off kickboxing skills as well as jumping on stage and grabbing a microphone any chance he got

Lance Franklin #2 (#1).

"They don’t actually see the real world, where 95% of the people with HIV are not treated and are dying. And even though we have some blue sky now in our country, the sky could become cloudy again very soon." —- Luc Montagnier, Nobel laureate credited with co-discovering HIV is 82 today.

"They don’t actually see the real world, where 95% of the people with HIV are not treated and are dying. And even though we have some blue sky now in our country, the sky could become cloudy again very soon." —- Luc Montagnier, Nobel laureate credited with co-discovering HIV is 82 today.