The traditional gay “leather scene” hasn’t died out; it’s morphed into morph-suit-wearing Millennials and erotic cosplay. Read more


Ruthie answers questions from readers who are starting to get fed up with their partners’ fetishes. Exciting upcoming events include: the UW-Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival, Oct. 12-23; National Latino AIDS Awareness Day at Sixteenth Str... Read more

Dear Ruthie

My wife and I were not into vaginal sex for almost a year now and were enjoying oral sex and masturbating for each other. We both felt satisfied with this routine, but recently thought of starting a family. We tried to have intercourse for ... Read more


The Artistic Director of the long-lived Boulevard Theatre is offering a couple of acting classes starting this weekend.The classes are being offered the UWM’s School of Continuing Education.Basics of Acting is a look into the basic elements th.. Read more


There's a great moment on Joe Budden's new album—actually, there are a lot of great moments on Joe Budden's new album, this one just struck me as particularly novel—where on the penultimate track Budden prays for understanding. You don't need to b.. Read more

On Music

In May, the minor league CalgaryVipers, of the independent Golden Baseball League, traded pitcher JohnOdom to the Laredo Broncos of the independent United League.Originally, the trade was supposed to bring another player, but theBroncos' play... Read more

News of the Weird

Giventhe rising costs of synthetic fertilizers and organic foods, thecollection of bird droppings (for use as organic fertilizer) hasintensified on 20 islands off the coast of Peru, where 12-inch-thick seabird guano coats the land. In the 19t... Read more

News of the Weird