On Chaps and their Cocks In his memoir, Christopher Hitchens comes clean on gay love affairs past. In his vivid and deeply felt 1952 essay, ‘Such, Such Were the Joys,’ the great English essayist George Orwell recalled the ritual bullying of the young boys at his prep school at the hands of the headmaster. It’s one of the most sobering...

Meghan McCain Will Be Heard ‘Does it sound campy to say I love gay men?’ asks Meghan McCain, sipping an iced tea at the nouveau-chic Hotel Palomar in Washington, D.C.’s Dupont Circle. Campy or not, the lovesick McCain has been ubiquitous this year, sallying forth on late-night TV — Larry King Live, The Colbert Report, The Rachel Maddow Show — to scold...