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Back Out With Benny: #TalkingSex

As a gay man, I’ve spent much of my life hearing people tell me how I should have sex (or why the sex I had is wrong, or why having too much sex made me a “slut”). I don’t want that to be the case anymore — I want people to feel the freedom to have whatever type of legal and consensual sex they want to have — as often as they want to!

#AIDSWalkSD update: Jarrod & The Detour Salon Team

Jarrod Harms decided he wanted to be even more involved in the community this year, so he asked his staff at Detour Salon if they would be interested in forming a team for AIDS Walk & Run San Diego. The answer was a resounding yes!

Guys, Games & Grub is Wednesday at The Center

Host Benny Cartwright and the team at The Center welcome all men 21 years and older to the event, which is a great place for guys to connect, meet and socialize.

Back Out With Benny: Another year … And Dining Out

While most older than me still consider me to be young, I’ve learned a lot in my 30s, and one of the things I’ve learned is to just take life for what it is. It gives us new challenges, opportunities, struggles, and joy every single day. I go with the flow, do my best, and don’t sweat the small things.

Back Out With Benny: Let's end HIV in our lifetimes

I want to introduce you to The Center’s #BeTheGeneration campaign, which launched late last year. Through this campaign and the strategies associated with it, we have a goal of ending new HIV cases in San Diego by 2024. It’s bold and ambitious, but it’s completely doable.