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Meet The Straight Men Who Are Terrified They Are Gay
HIV and Gay and Bisexual Men | HIV by Group | HIV/AIDS | CDC
The police officer who arrested Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, in a men's restroom at the Minneapolis airport for allegedly looking to engage in gay sex wrote in his June report that he "recognized a signal used by persons wishing to engage in lewd conduct. Craig tapped his foot up and down and swiped his hand underneath the bathroom stall in which the undercover cop was sitting, according to the police report. Those actions led to Craig's arrest by Detective Dave Karsnia and the senator's guilty plea to a disorderly conduct charge. Craig told reporters today that he did nothing inappropriate and said his guilty plea was a mistake. Public places like men's restrooms, in airports and train stations, truck stops, university libraries and parks, have long been places where gay and bisexual men, particularly those in the closet, congregate in order to meet for anonymous sex. In an effort to curb lewd acts in public — or as some gays argue, in an effort to persecute gay men — undercover police began sting operations in places known for sex soliciting and employed the same codes.
Those Who Marriage Equality Left Behind
For years, friendships between straight women and gay men have been a subject of pop culture fascination. Why are straight women so drawn to having gay men as friends? And when do these relationships typically form? At first glance, this explanation may seem quite counterintuitive. However, this is precisely the reasoning behind my approach.
Although the United States Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage nationwide in , Texas bucks and balks. Not New York. My state loves me something fierce. What it did in June was finalize the design of a monument to L.