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Estoy infectado? / Re: No me atrevo a hacerme la prueba
« Last post by Andy Velez on Today at 06:20:44 PM »
OK. Yo sigo esperando un resultado alegre y negativo por Vd.
Am I Infected? / Re: Wondering if I might have contracted HIV
« Last post by ConcernedLad on Today at 05:59:31 PM »
Ahh I see it's the immunosuppresion that causes delayed seroconversion. I think you'll agree with me that there is so much misinformation out there on the web that fuels a lot of anxiety.

I myself was an anxious wreck over hiv risk and the unprotected oral - in fact I would go so far as to say I still do get nervous if I notice a patch of redness or get even the hint of s sore throat. Rationally I know I don't have hiv but I made that mistake of getting misinformed.

I think the purpose of my saying all this is that if you're reading this and you are worried about HIV, read the information posted above and if you are going to consultant websites, please please please stay away from google searches. There are reputable websites such as theNHS or THT that can further advise you.
Off Topic Forum / Re: A pre-operative education class.
« Last post by BT65 on Today at 05:53:02 PM »
Not really, M.  With one of my surgeries, the doctor wanted to make sure I was healthy enough to have it and that my bloodwork was good, so I saw the ID dr.

Glad everything went well today.  I hope that made you relax a bit.
Off Topic Forum / Re: Indiana...Now Not Serving Sense With Anti-Gay Law...
« Last post by Joe K on Today at 05:46:15 PM »

As a result, look at the responses on the YELP website :   ;D


Ray 8)

If you want a good laugh, read the reviews.  Some of the finest gay-bitchy-witty-nasty writing I have ever seen.


Here's a sample:

I'm poor white trash who likes to ride that pony, and i wanted to have a sloppy, cock-gobblin', leather daddy wedding on a poor white trash budget. What's a fanny bandit to do?!?

Well, after checking out all the local gas station/Subway sandwich shops and the various vending machine options, I decided on Memories Pizza to cater the big gay day. I thought the name was cute with an ironic twist...Memories... with all the roofies I was gonna put in the jungle juice, no one was gonna have a memory of the night or why their butthole was so sore the next day!!

So anyyyywayyyy... I walk in to the pizza joint greeted by what I thought was a very pleasant looking pig, but was actually a disgusting human woman, and told her my man D'Shwan was gonna make me the happiest sh'manbride this side of Judy Garland's pharmacist's house!! Well!! After she finished talking to some person named Lord for a few minutes, she looked directly through my soul, levitated off the ground, spewed green vomitus from her face anus and threw my body out of her fine establishment!!

Needless to say, I came immediately. I will be back tomorrow with D'Shwan and a couple of our "playdates". I only gave one star because the bathroom didn't have a buttspray attachment for quick douching attached to the toilet in the handicap stall...like every good Christian business SHOULD have.
Forums Gatherings / Re: Arrival itineraries
« Last post by heartforyou on Today at 05:42:18 PM »
Yes Jan, I do remember.

Toronto and you guys changed my life forever and i am so gratefull for that.

I will try to make it to the AM next year.


Estoy infectado? / Re: No me atrevo a hacerme la prueba
« Last post by Pedrogutierrez on Today at 05:36:53 PM »
Me falatan 9 horas para que me den mis resultados, esta sin duda va a ser la noche mas larga de mi vida.
Forums Gatherings / Re: Arrival itineraries
« Last post by anniebc on Today at 05:34:26 PM »
I will not be able to attend. It has been so many years since Iv'e seen all of you  :'( :'(

Maybe next year?

I wish you all a great time together.



Hermie you were the first one from the forums I ever met, remember? in Toronto, we went for a walk while waiting for the others to arrive.

Remember how excited we got when we saw Joe and Stephen coming across the road.. :D.

I can't believe that was 10 years ago.

Off Topic Forum / Re: A pre-operative education class.
« Last post by mitch777 on Today at 05:06:18 PM »
Thanks again everyone.

So, I had my appointment with the surgeon today and got conflicting information from what his assistant told me. Pretty much all good news!

As far as permanent mobility issues, he said that there probably will be none at all.

As far as the bone used, no cadaver bone, just mine, and just from my neck and NOT from my hip.

He said the recovery time to get back at least to where I am now should take 2-3 weeks and I should be good to go no later than 6 weeks.

I asked him about my headaches and tremors and he couldn't promise anything but he thinks there is a very good chance that they will improve unless the nerves have already been damaged.

He asked me if I have been clumsy lately or had any issues with my balance. I said yes, it's been getting worse the past few years and he said that may improve as well because of the pressure that has been on my nerves.

He didn't get into any of the surgery details and I didn't ask! lol.

I left there feeling pretty good about the whole thing.

Don't you worry David, I will be taking my Ativan.

I did just get a call from them and for some reason they want me to see my ID doc before the surgery. I asked why and she really didn't seem to know. I thought that was kind of strange.

And I got a real kick out of this:


[/Indiana Pizzeria Tells Local News Station They Won’t Serve Same-Sex Marriagesb]

As a result, look at the responses on the YELP website :   ;D


Ray 8)

Off Topic Forum / Re: Arkansas going the mud slide
« Last post by J.R.E. on Today at 04:59:21 PM »

The Governor of Arkansas did not sign the bill into law and sent it back.

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