DNA Magazine #213 (October 2017)
CASSANDRO, QUEEN OF THE RING!
Flamboyant Mexican wrestler Cassandro (real name, Sual Armendariz) is the country’s most famous exótico fighter, nicknamed the Liberace Of Lucha Libre. In 1992, Cassandro became the first exótico to hold a championship in the Universal Wrestling Association. With a career spanning 26 years, the very out Cassandro talks to DNA about gayness, wrestling gear and gowns. Interview by Marc Andrews.
In fight mode, Kathy Griffin is a thing of beauty and terror. Her refusal to play nice and be polite leads to dark places – like the decapitated Trump picture that saw her abandoned by Hollywood and TV networks. But the furore has inspired her current world tour, Laugh Your Head Off, and she’s ready to roar. Interview by Andrew Creagh.
Kele – Basking in the glow of becoming a gay dad, Bloc Party singer Kele Okereke’s new solo album is called Fatherland.
George Takei –War-time internee, ground-breaking space traveller, internet sensation and political activist – George Takei is a truly stellar LGBTI hero. On the eve of his live shows in Australia, he chats with Andrew Creagh about Star Trek, Trump, Lucille Ball and internet fame.
Siki Daha – With a new single and album, South Asian-Australian artist Siki Daha is ready to take his music to the next level. A throbbing-hot boyfriend would not be out of the question, either!
Anthony Callea – Why he’s mad at the government (a little thing called marriage rights) and all about his adventure with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. By Marc Andrews.
Mardi Gras – The world’s biggest nightime LGBTI Party is about to turn 40. We look at some highlights.
We Say #Yes! – We support the Yes campaign for marriage equality with some shirtless hotties!
Fitness Transformation #1 – The smart way an overweight, unhealthy teen became a sort-after photographic model.
Fitness Transformation #2 – How life changed when he stopped trying to be someone else and allowed the real Laurence to thrive.
Halloween, L.A. Style – Gay ghouls don’t get much sexier than this! By James Franklin.
Halloween, New York Style – That’s one hell of a street party! By Riley-McFarlane Photography.
More Honeymoon Hotspots – Part 2 of our romantic travel series takes us to Sardinia in Italy, Goa in India, Budapest in Hungary and The Caribbean.
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