Elyssa Goodman


Pêche Di and the Trans Modeling Revolution

Trans Models isn't just a modeling agency. It's an advocacy group for genderqueer people in fashion.
Elyssa Goodman
At The Movies

Four Times a Year, the Rolling Stones Sing the ‘Cocksucker Blues’

The infamous tour documentary got a rare screening in New York this week.
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'Please Kill Me,' 20 Years Later

Authors Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain reflect on writing one of the most important rock books ever.
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Roller derby

Meet the Men of Roller Derby, a Niche Sport Within a Niche Sport

Roller derby has been a sport long dominated by women. We hung out with local team the New York Shock Exchange to see what the deal is.
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What It's Like to Test Sex Toys for a Living

When Ducky Doolittle opens a package for work, she examines the contents and asks, "How many ways can I fuck this thing?"
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How to Tell Your Parents You're a Porn Star

We asked porn stars about their "coming out" experiences.
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Whips, Chains, Paddles, and Puppies: Scenes from the Folsom Street East Festival

New York City's largest outdoor fetish street festival is full of leather, latex, and bare buttcheeks.
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Riding with the Oldest All-Gay, All-Male, All-Riding Motorcycle Club

"We ride together, we protect each other. When we ride in formation, we are a well-oiled machine. We watch out for people on the road; when we change lanes, we make our presence known."
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