There Are Actual Gay Superheroes Among Us. You Just Have to Go to the Right Bar

I was always attracted to the superhero physique. As I got older, I realized, “Oh, this is why I admire the Grecian ideal of manhood and musculature.”

—Matthew Levine, 31, the co-creator of Skin Tight USA, the five-year-old gathering of amateur superheroes at the Stonewall Inn in Manhattan, on the appeal of appearing in public with other men in Lycra costumes [NYT]