Sunday, November 27, 2011

Model Perfect: NYC Boxers Bartender Josh Monrad

It's not often that one of our Model Perfect candidates is a man that we've actually seen first-hand. Josh Monrad, who moved from Texas to New York in 2010, happens to be a bartender at popular gay haunt Boxers in New York's Chelsea.

Of course, it's obvious that he's straight, like so many of the consummate bods that serve the gays in the city... but I'm willing to forgive that shortcoming, given his ambition to become "one of the top fitness models in this industry," according to his profile on

There, he reveals he is studying for a degree in Kinesiology, which I had to look up for an idea of what the hell it means. It still doesn't make a lot of sense: the scientific study of human movement, addressing physiological, mechanical and psychological mechanisms. Alas, I have a feeling it has nothing to do with serving drinks with a bonus kiss.