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Sun Nov 17, 2013, 03:04 PM

Did you know this about James Buchanan?

He was almost certainly gay.

http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/1572350/

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arely staircase Nov 2013 OP
Buddha_of_Wisdom Nov 2013 #1
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Response to arely staircase (Original post)

Sun Nov 17, 2013, 03:06 PM

1. Yes. Many call him the first gay president.

 

Just ask William Rufus King.

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Response to Buddha_of_Wisdom (Reply #1)

Sun Nov 17, 2013, 03:08 PM

2. yep. king was undoubtedly his partner for many years. nt

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Response to arely staircase (Reply #2)

Sun Nov 17, 2013, 03:16 PM

3. "confirmed bachelor"

Polite euphemism at the time for gay men.

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