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Also plenty of beefcake, at Koh-sama’s memorial

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Did I mention that there was plenty of beefcake at Koh’s memorial? There’s something about drag queens-and-beefcake that speak to an international gay culture: equal doses of beauty, comedy, and lust. I believe this fetching go-go professional is named “Masaki.”

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Tokyo Pride Festival

Isetan drag queen, Tokyo Pride Festival

Yesterday was Tokyo’s Pride Festival, and this home-made couture costume of Isetan department store bags was the best outfit. The festival was small but lively, with a stage, booths, food, and lots of young people.

The stage show included a very large band with brass, wind instruments and percussion; Okinawan dancing and drumming; and a panel of celebrities being filmed for an NHK special on pride and being out.

Okinawan dancers, Tokyo Pride Festival

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