Lifestyle

Honeymooning in Antigua

Weddings can be hectic, so consider a honeymoon destination where you can really unwind. Blue Waters Resort & Spa in Antigua is an idyllic island paradise. Also known as...

Sunday Morning Snapshots Capture Life after Last Call

Richard Renaldi captures the decadence of a club scene now that it’s no longer shaken by fear of an untreatable disease. In 1996, after a breakup with his boyfriend, Richard...

J.C. Leyendecker: The Greatest Gay Artist You Don’t Know

Bill Savoy spreads the gospel of J.C. Leyendecker, underappreciated genius and mentor to Norman Rockwell. Until two years ago, Bill Savoy was content to work on Broadway, quietly...

How to Rub Editor Paul Hagen the Wrong Way

It was on an assignment nearly 15 years ago that I received my first massage. Reviewing a new spa, I was sent for a massage and facial. Though I had no other professional massage...

Behind the Beard: SCRUFF’s Johnny Skandros Speaks

How a self-confessed introvert reinvented himself — and in the process changed the way men connect with each other around the world. Not all superheroes have a secret identity,...

Truth Time: Johnny Skandros Talks About Creating “Woof”

Johnny Skandros, a.k.a. Johnny Scruff, is a bundle of personality well segmented into public and private personas....

Apple’s HomePod Listens Before Making a Sound

To understand what make’s Apple’s entry into the smart speaker market so smart, it’s important to understand what makes other speakers so dumb. Apple’s new HomePod Speaker...

London Sartorial: See How the British Do It in Style

Written by Dylan Jones | Rizzoli; $45 London is well known for — among other things — its sense of style, and London Sartorial: Men’s Style from Street to Bespoke offers an...

The Martini: It’s Time to Reinvent a Classic Cocktail

There was a time when the word martini was reserved for the hardest-hitting drinks, but it has evolved to encompass even the most fruity, easy-to-quaff cocktails. For example,...

Picnic Like a Gatsby at New York’s Knickerbocker Hotel

The Knickerbocker, situated in the center of the universe on Broadway and 42nd Street, reopened its doors in February 2015 as the only five-star hotel in Times Square. Jacob Astor...

Wed in the World: Marriage Equality News from Malta to Tinian

There’s good news on the islands of Malta and Tinian, progress in Germany and continued inequality in Lithuania and Russia....

Strike a Pose: The Vogue Years Captures Doisneau’s Keen Eye

By Robert Doisneau | Flammarion; $60 Robert Doisneau was a 20th Century visionary. His photography both elevated magazine work to the level of art, while also creating immortal...