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10/21/2014 09:48 am ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

It's 'Ex-Gay' Awareness Month! Here Are 5 Former Gays And What They've Been Up To Lately

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October is more than halfway over and we almost forgot: It’s Ex-Gay Awareness Month!
How could we let something so important slip our minds? Shame on us. Perhaps those pesky “fart demons” have been tinkering with our memories again.
Now, most “ex-gays” have a similar story: Once upon a time, they engaged in “sinful” behavior. Their bodies and hearts said “yes,” but their minds said “no.” What they were doing was “wrong,” so they made a conscious decision to behave differently and now — ta-dah! — they’re happier than ever. To prove they’ve successfully transitioned into heterosexuals, they’ve gotten married and had children. You see? They’re straight now! Honest!

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