Interesting new wrinkle on AIDS transmission. Some of it is intentional according to this story. MAG: 25% OF NEW HIV-INFECTED GAY MEN SOUGHT OUT VIRUS, SAYS SAN FRAN HEALTH OFFICIAL New ROLLING STONE Managing Editor Ed Needham is set to hit complete controversy with a 4-page report: "Bug Chasers: The Men Who Secretly Long To Be HIV+." Filed by Greg Freeman, the shock story claims some men with HIV are deliberately having unprotected sex with those who want to be infected! One sad passage captures a young man in New York City who wants to be infected: "His eyes light up as he says that the actual moment of transmission, the instant he gets HIV, will be 'the most erotic thing I can imagine.'" An infector is quoted as saying: "I'm murdering him in a sense, killing him slowly, and that's sort of, as sick as it sounds, exciting to me. More: http://www.drudgereport.com/rr.htm Interesting as it is, I find this story a bit disconcerting and I also wonder if this phenomenon is as widespread as claimed. Are there that many ssuicidally stupid people in the gay community? I don't know how reliable the source is -- I never have viewed Rolling Stone as being all that great. A cut better than the supermarket tabloids, perhaps but not sure how much of a cut better. Maybe I am wrong, though.