Well, that's awesome PR at a time when homosexuals are trying to gain traditional marriage rights!
The inside of magazine regularly includes groupings of guys who might not be nude, but are close.
But it's not just niche publications like , which is much more mainstream in its look and newsstand placement, has a stereotypical website too (Out.com).
I understand people are just doing what works, and I'm not saying there's anything wrong with a little advertising. Apparently, getting the approval of a commercial cross-section of gay men requires buying just the right stuffthen you're in.