The gay character from the new soap Duas Caras will be pushed out of the closet this Friday. Bernardinho, played by actor Thiago Mendonca, will be set up by a hustler played by Lugui Palhares, with whom his parents will find him in bed in the morning. I am curious to see how much will be left for the imagination when the chapter airs.
A new gay magazine for women called Sobre Ellass is in the works, and scheduled for a November debut.
There is a new gay club set to open in São Paulo: Ultra Diesel plans to take over Friday nights in the city by late November.
By late next month, Mark Ronson will be landing in the country for the Motomix Festival. His performance is scheduled for the 29th at club Royal.
David Morales will be spinning at The Week Rio on Friday night, along with Brazilian DJs João Neto and Ana Paula.
Belo Horizonte's sexy nightclub Roxy gets the approval seal at The Coolhunter.
Angra dos Reis' swanky Hotel do Frade gets a nod from men.style.com.
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers scores the cover of Details, shot by Steven Klein a la Mapplethorpe.
Have you signed up for Hulu yet? I did.
Brazil was chosen host of the 2014 World Cup today. After the withdrawal of Colombia in April, the country was the only candidate to host the event. Brazil had been told by FIFA it wasn't guaranteed the tournament simply because there were no opponents, saying it had to provide a solid bid package. Little did they know that solid packages are usually not a problem in this country.