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Out Magazine has named Anderson Cooper Man of the Year

Cooper came out earlier this year in an interview saying: 

"The fact is, I’m gay, always have been, always will be, and I couldn’t be any more happy, comfortable with myself, and proud…In a perfect world, I don’t think it’s anyone else’s business, but I do think there is value in standing up and being counted."

Other people who should have been considered? 

(in no particular order)

  • Zachary Quinto
  • Matt Bomer
  • Jonathan Groff
  • Neil Patrick Harris
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson 
  • Chris Colfer 
  • Louis Tomlinson
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On Friday night Zac. T checked out SPoT’s Tampa AM party featuring Kool Keith.  As these things usually go, madness ensued.  Check out the Skatepark’s recap video above and shots from the show at the SITE.

It’s 17 songs, recorded in 3 hours in a storage unit in Tampa. Gusts of paint fumes were being pushed in by this illegal chop shop and when we got out of it we were breathing paint fumes…

- Blast and the Detergents

Zachary Tomlinson has been on a hot streak with his interviews.  Spend some time and read his discussion with Blast and the Detergents, who divulged hordes of details about their new album Brain Time Now.

…they’ve been embedded in the same political landscape and subjected to identical controversy; they identify with Henry Rollins, who, unlike many from that powerful and crushing musical wave of punk and hardcore that inspired and united a wayward youth, manages to survive and adapt to the greater culture while maintaining the honesty, humanity, and poignant articulation that has contributed to his status as hero.
—  Zac Tomlinson on the audience in attendance for Henry Rollins’ appearance at Capitol Theatre on March 10.  Read the entire review and watch an hour’s worth of video from the set at the SITE.