2. Choose the tag from the drop-down menu that
clicks most with you (and add it to any posts you create so others can easily
find and sort through posts)
3. Start posting
Have questions? Email us anytime at CommunityManagement@webmd.net
What a Great Experience this group has become. The kinship in Brotherhood. There is such a diverse range of topics. This is the place we can be as open as we want to be... Everyone is welcome to join, but it is not a place to Cruise. It's for sharing sexual questions and comments among men.
I have an issue I have been dealing with since high school. I liked to look at speedos on guys, whether in public or online. I cant help it. I liked tightness on my crotch so when I look at a guy's bulge in a speedo, I get an erection. I dont want to have sex with a guy but I like the bulge he has. Is this wierd or gay? My favorite website is aussiebum.com where the guys wear skimpy speedos and underwear. How do I stop looking at this? Is it gay?
Hi - you're hardly the only guy whose head is turned by a good looking bulge in a speedo. That's just part of who you are -- part of who I am -- and part of how many of us are.
There's not really much point in either trying to stop doing it or being concerned whether your feelings are gay or not. What I do think you need to do is come to a better understanding of your own sexuality, take owneship of it and become comfortable with it. Once you do that you may come to the point where you realize that you appreciate masculinity whether it is perceived in someone else or within yourself, that it is a special part of who you are which you value. And naturally it can get you physically and emotionally excited.
Getting an erection is an enjoyable experience, even though our social conditioning leads us to supress a lot of them. If there are times when they come and they aren't convenient for you, rest assured that such times will start to happen less frequently.
We're all somewhere on a continuum going from male-female to male-male attraction. As I've said in my Member Story on this website I consider myself to be straight but know that's not all of who I am. Go find out who you are and develop that person responsibly with care and and concern for yourself and others and enjoy what you find along the way.
And come back and let us know how things go for you. Life is too short and too full of good things for you to be worried about liking to look at guys in speedos!
I heard one of my in' laws make a true staement of wisdom that I will be happy to pass on. Have sex everytime you can, whereever you can as much as you can, because you never know when it will be you last time. I am 59 years old with so health problems and have had many times I could not have sex with my spousre. It really makes that breath of wisdom really sink in. I don't feel guilty about sex in anyway shape, form or fashion. Get it while you can and be thankful when you can and go the extra mile and give thanks everytime you can. There will be a time in you life that you can't have sex period. Now that's sad!
Hey, I'm sorry I haven't responded as I have been rather busy when I have e-mail access. Please send me short new e-mail and identify yourself as 'masculineguy' so I'll know it's you -- and I'll get a response back to you in a day or so, for sure.
And thanks for appreciating my reply above. The ideas there are things I strongly believe and have brought me a lot of peace and happiness and am glad if they've been any help!
I grew up in a time (many years ago) when guys were supposed to gaze wantonly at women (chastely) and never even THINK of looking at a guy with an obvious bulge or heaven forbid a nude guy. That was just not done and to do so would invite all manor of teasing, bullying, and worse. Thankfully, times have changed and now we (men and women) can admire the shape of their fellow humans regardless of gender. I don't mean to say that hateful words aren't still voiced but not as much. You can be straight and still enjoy seeing a nicely shaped guy. And guys in speedos or in skimpy underwear CAN be sexy, even erotic. So although the OP asked his question months ago, the question and reply (gymrat44 said it very well) are still pertinent. No, it is not weird or "gay" and no you don't need to stop looking. If you sense you're getting attention that might lead to unwanted physical contact, then politely say thanks but no thanks and most guys will honor that.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
The opinions expressed in WebMD Communities are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. Communities are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatments or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service or treatment.
Do not consider Communities as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource, but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.