Ryan Shea looks at the pressure gay men are under to conform to body standards, and the toll this is taking on them.
“The ‘bear community’ is where I finally got comfortable just being a big, strong, hairy, burly guy with a beard.”
Ted Arcidi: I remember you, albeit dimly. Big brawny mid-carder. One of the few Wrestling Superstars action figures I didn’t have. “Mr. 705 bench press” (and a legitimate lift at that, Dino Bravo). You wrestled entire matches that consisted of nothing more than bear hugs and tests of strength. Putting aside the completely untalented Jeep […]