News Brief: SuperMen.com Honored by 2018 Award Nominations

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News Brief SuperMen.com Honored 2018 Award Nominations

News Brief SuperMen.com Honored 2018 Award Nominations

News Brief: SuperMen.com Honored by 2018 Award Nominations

The annual red-carpet XBIZ Awards ceremony honors outstanding achievements across every segment of the industry.  This year, adult superstar Jessica Drake will host the event at the grand JW Marriot in downtown Los Angeles.  Top stars from the world of adult entertainment shall join some of the industry’s most elite luminaries to make the XBIZ Awards Show one of the biggest nights of the year.

It is with great pleasure that we announce that SuperMen.com has been nominated for both the 2018 Gay Web Brand of the Year Award and the Cam Site of the Year – Gay Award!  These prestigious awards celebrate an outstanding achievement in the adult entertainment industry, and prove just how super SuperMen.com really is. 

In addition to their two nominations at the XBIZ Awards, SuperMen.com has received five nominations at the Cybersocket Awards!  The annual event honors the best gay websites and performers throughout the year in two fields:  Surfer’s Choice and Industry’s Choice.  SuperMen.com’s nominations at the Cybersocket Awards, include:  Best Mobile Site (Surfer’s Choice), Best Live Cam Site – USA (Surfer’s Choice), Best Live Cam Site – Global (Surfer’s Choice), Businessperson of the Year: Douglas Richter (Industry’s Choice), and Company of the Year (Industry’s Choice).

We are very happy for SuperMen.com and their various nominations, and wish them the best of luck.

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News Brief: Two Teens Stand Trial for Filming the Abuse of a Gay Teenager

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News Brief Two Teens Stand Trial for Filming the Abuse of a Gay Teenager

News Brief Two Teens Stand Trial for Filming the Abuse of a Gay Teenager

News Brief:  Two Teens Stand Trial for Filming the Abuse of a Gay Teenager

Two teenage girls – one 13 and the other 14-years old – are preparing to stand trial after filming the assault of a gay teenager after being robbed.

The hate crime, which took place in Michigan, saw a 17-year-old Trevor Goldbolt rob the victim of his phone and his possessions, reports WZZM13.  He then forced the victim to strip naked before beating him up.  While the teenager was being attacked, one of the girls filmed the assault.  When Goldbolt told the victim to run off, he was then chased by two the girls.  She laughed, and yelled, “Catch him,” while still filming the incident.  The video of the attack was then posted to social media.

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News Brief: Australians Vote YES to Same-Sex Marriage!

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News Brief Australians Votes YES to Same-Sex Marriage!

News Brief Australians Votes YES to Same-Sex Marriage!

News Brief:  Australians Votes YES to Same-Sex Marriage!

Australia has voted YES in a historic nationwide survey on same-sex marriage.  Almost 13 million Australians – 79.5% of the country – voted in the country’s non-binding postal ballot, a bigger turnout than even the UK’s EU referendum.

The historic vote follows in the footsteps of Ireland by endorsing same-sex marriage in a national vote.  Australia now looks likely to become the 25th country in the world to introduce marriage for same-sex couples.

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News Brief: UK Petitions to make “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

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News Brief UK Petitions “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

News Brief UK Petitions “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

News Brief: UK Petitions to make “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

A petition has been launched in the UK to finally make gay cure therapy illegal.  Although it is still currently legal to practice the so-called therapy, the NHS has banned its use.

LGBT activists have called for the practice to be outlawed before, but the government rejected a previous petition on the issue.  At the time a minister claimed the government was “not aware” of gay cure therapy being carried out in the UK – just a week after a man who practices the debunked therapy was interviewed on Good Morning Britain.

Now an undercover journalist, who exposed a church that was practicing gay cure therapy, has launched a new petition to have it banned.

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News Brief: Puerto Rican Gay Bar Attacked Using Molotov Cocktails

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News Brief Puerto Rican Gay Bar Attacked Using Molotov Cocktails

News Brief Puerto Rican Gay Bar Attacked Using Molotov Cocktails

News Brief: Puerto Rican Gay Bar Attacked Using Molotov Cocktails

Emergency services were called to Circo Bar, a popular gay nightclub in San Juan, Puerto Rico, after it had been attacked on Sunday, October 29.

According to reports from local newspaper El Vocero, several Molotov cocktails were thrown into the club at around 7:30 PM on Sunday, sparking a fire.  Luckily it does not appear that anyone was injured in the attack as the fire was quickly extinguished, therefore diminishing any damage.  The motive of the attack is not known, and there have been no arrests.

Witnesses apparently saw “several individuals dressed in black” carry out the attack.

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