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8 Things Straight People Get Wrong About Gay Men

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jeremy Helligar

Just because someone's heart is in the right place, doesn't mean his or her foot will be, too. Here are eight common straights-on-gays misconceptions that can lead to inserting it directly into one's mouth, which must be as awkward and uncomfortable for them as the gaffes are for us.

LOOK: Man Captures Straight Pride Parade On Video

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Have you ever heard some dopey non-queer person complain that if there are gay pride parades, there should be straight pride parades too? It drives...

Would it Matter If We Weren't Born Gay?

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jeremy Helligar

Using the idea that our sexuality is due to nature over nurture in order to validate or justify it inherently suggests that there might be something wrong with it. Why does being gay need to be validated or justified?

Weeklings!: Gay Stereotypes? What About Straight Stereotypes? (VIDEO)

Louis Virtel | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Louis Virtel

2013-10-01-Screenshot20131001at6.14.25PM.pngEvery once in a while you see someone on Facebook talking about "stereotypical gay behavior" as if acting in a recognizably gay way is somehow... bad? Or weird? It always confuses me. You never hear people bemoaning "stereotypical straight behavior," but today that changes.

Straight People: A Spotter's Guide

Jeffery Self | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jeffery Self

You'd be surprised by the number of ways you can spot a straight person. As an example, I'm sharing this excerpt from the book, a list of some of the most popular movies amongst Heterosexuals. Non-Heterosexuals might like these movies as well, but I'm here to generalize.

What's the Key to the Gay Rights Movement? Straight Liberation.

Grace Chu | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Grace Chu

See, the great sham is that hetero society is still in denial that they are fundamentally every bit as outlandish and ridiculous and hormonal as the "faggiest of the tribe."