Bil Browning

Contributor Mark King Makes POZ 100

Filed By Bil Browning | November 25, 2011 1:30 PM | comments

Filed in: Gay Icons and History, Living
Tags: AIDS activism, HIV/AIDS activism, Jack Mackenroth, Mark King, POZ 100, POZ magazine

Father Tony brought us the news that HIV activist and all-around-hunk Jack Mackenroth made this year's POZ Magazine's POZ 100 list, but did you know POZ-100.jpgBilerico contributor Mark King also made the list of "100 people, things and ideas that reinvent - and improve - how we tackle HIV"?

61. Mark King
Longtime HIV/AIDS advocate Mark King uses his video blog "My Fabulous Disease" to poke fun at life with the virus. Starring in and narrating videos of his experiences in and around the AIDS world, he brings humanity to the horror of HIV. His blog posts appear on thebody.com and bilerico.com. We admire his ability to tell his personal story with honesty and grace - and for giving us license to laugh at AIDS.

We admire Mark around here too, but not just for his ability to tell a story. He's an all-around fabulous guy with a heart of gold, a spine of steel, and a di... Well, you get the idea. Don't believe me? Just ask Rock Hudson.

Just for record, Mark came in at #61. Jack made #65. Obviously, this means Mark is much hotter, right?


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