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Gay

John. 1685--1732, English poet and dramatist; author of The Beggar's Opera (1728)
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I'm also sick and tired of people trying so hard to be politically correct that they believe gay people need their help in pushing gayness on us.
But it was in 2002 that Bass received cosmonaut certification--to disprove rumors that his gayness could be seen from space.
I wonder if it's possible to put aside, for two weeks, our discussion of gayness in the church.
The author explores what being gay means to the members of the community and how they negotiate locality and globalization, arguing that to be gay in Bombay is not just gayness but Indianized gayness.
The question remains, however, as to how gayness can be squared with evolution, given that homosexual men are said to produce 80 percent fewer children than their straight counterparts.
Male celebrity we most wish were gay: Jake Gyllenhaal -- Best song of the year: "SexyBack" (Justin Timberlake) -- Favorite film: "The Devil Wears Prada" -- Hottest male body: Daniel Craig -- Favorite TV show: "The Colbert Report" -- Hottest trend of 2006: Flirting with gayness -- Most intriguing gay entertainment story: "Doogie Howser is gay
Elsewhere, the eternally game singer of show tunes vowed to have his gayness tested once and for all - should anyone out there still be in any doubt - by putting his winky through a lie detector test.
Born in 1976, raised in Los Angeles and of Korean descent, the artist describes his exhibition as that of an angry teenager, adding "except I'm 31, so more like a gay dude that spent his whole life in the closet and then just came out to his friends and family and they all reject him, so now he's an angry gay dude and has to make paintings to express his angry gayness.
By dubbing someone so respected, so talented, and so kind as someone who just happens to be also homosexual, she's reinforcing the idea that a person's gayness is not something of which they should be ashamed.
One of the women, Leah Vader, told the Associated Press, "You spend half your time defending your gayness to Catholics, and the other half of your time defending your Catholicism to gays.
Consequently, 'in focusing on the interaction between gay men and their environment in both marked and unmarked spaces' (27), Brekhus identifies a number of identity management strategies which vary the configuration of gayness according to space/time setting.
the Catholic Church's "New Evangelization" in Latin America, issues of gayness or disability, even an essay on campus ministry.