Unfortunately it is not any comedian you may know. Unless you are from South Korea.
Baek Jae Hyun was caught performing oral sex on a sleeping man. The comedian, or ‘gagman’ as they are known in Korea, is adamant that he is not gay. Rather he was drunk when this happened, and didn’t know what he was doing. He was arrested for assault.
Channel 4 in Britain is in the stages of broadcasting a documentary on gay bathhouses in the UK.
Titled Secrets of the Sauna, it’s setting will be the CS2 sauna in Nottingham, England. According to the press release, this documentary will provide ‘insight into a hidden world and a surprising, sideways look at modern gay relationships’.
‘Customers come here at any time of the day – during their lunch break or after a night out to have sex with perfect strangers,’ the press release states.
The Fight Magazine is a glossy monthly queer magazine dedicated to The FIGHT for LGBT equality & social justice. It’s about community where real people grace our covers. But they also know how to have fun as well.
Recently they did a photo shoot at the Roman Holiday Clubs in Los Angeles. This is a sauna that has massage therapy, sauna, steam room, whirlpool spa, showers, lockers, private changing rooms, sun deck. So it was a perfect place to do a photo spread entitled “At The Baths”. Along with text on the beginnings of bathhouses worldwide.
Go to At The Baths to see this beautiful photo display shot at Roman Holiday Clubs for yourself!
Anonymous gay male writes an essay on his experiences at a gay sauna in Korea. Writing…
It is Friday night. Down one alley of a busy shopping and entertainment district of Seoul, young men move through what appear to be closed doors of a dilapidated building. A slow trickle of customers — some dressed in suits, others as hipsters — enter the inconspicuous establishment, seeking to unwind after the weekly grind. Welcome to one of Seoul’s many gay saunas.
Patrick Rosenquist has just written a review of the Los Angeles bathhouse scene for Frontiers magazine. Like in any big city, there are usually a few bathhouses to choose from. But how do you choose? It is like deciding between Chinese and Italian for dinner. Fortunately Patrick has solved the problem by offering a short review of each and every bathhouse in the Los Angeles area. So read below and decide for yourself, which is the best that will suit you!
It has been over a year since a mistrial was declared in the Aquarius Baths murder case against Justin James Rosdobutko. He has been accused of manslaughter in the deaths of Steven Yablonski and Robert Clark. They both died of smoke inhalation at the Aquarius Men’s Bath in Winnipeg in 2009. Yablonski was a local entertainer and Clark was from Saskatchewan.
For all the talk about achieving equality in mainstream society, the gay community doesn’t always practice what it preaches. Which is the never discussed, but always present, racism that is wide-spread in gay circles. Ironic as this is a group that has fought for equal rights. While at the same time is quite segregated by race within its own community.
Spanning a decade, comes the stories of discrimination and racism in the gay community. With tales not just from gay men in North America, but all over the world. Over one hundred guys, all of them men of color, have written their thoughts of racism among their gay peers. When it comes to the gay men and their community, there is no such thing as equality.
During its investigation many of the customers were brought to the main floor. As parts of the bathhouse were being cordoned off. Says one customer who was at the scene, “It was very quiet. It was all over within a matter of a couple of hours.”
While the customers on scene were not questioned, staff was who appeared distraught over the incident.
“They didn’t say a whole lot. The people there looked upset,” the customer says.
In this two-part interview he takes the viewers on a tour of Flex Spas. Showing the gym, pumping some weights, hanging out in the locker room and more. While at the same time answering all the question his fans really want to know. Both his sexual likes and dislikes, in addition to his sobriety and addiction struggles.
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